Who is Danny Bonaduce and what is his net worth 2018? Dante Daniel “Danny” Bonaduce is a recognised name in American television and radio industry. His introduction is not restricted till this only. He is a former child artist, professional wrestler, host, comedian and an ordinate minister. This Black Belt holder became a household name with his role in a sitcom series “The Partridge Family”. The show was a major hit ,and it gave him instant fame. From an abusive childhood, drugs addictions, various arrests to rehabs, Danny was always a “King of Controversies”. So how much this motor-mouthed, passionate and zealous radio jockey owns? How much is Danny Bonaduce’s net worth? TO know more about this, let’s know him little more.
Danny Bonaduce was born on August 13, 1959 in Broomall, Pennsylvania USA to Joseph Bonaduce and Betty Bonaduce. His father was a veteran actor of his time, but was an abusive father. Owing to this, Danny had a tough childhood and was a part of dysfunctional family. His mother was the only solace for him. He has an older brother and an older sister. All three had a bitter childhood. He shared his high school with Michael Jackson and Christian Brando.
Danny Bonaduce got married to Japanese real-state agent Setsuko Hattori in 1985. The couple parted their ways after three years of marriage. In 1990, love struck him second time. He met his wife Gretchen HIllmer on a blind date and they got married same day. The couple together has two children, daughter Isabella and son Dante. They were together for sixteen years and got divorced in 2007. Soon after that, he started dating Amy Railsback, a former school teacher. They got married in 2010 and lives in Los Angeles and Seattle.
Danny made his debut to the television industry with a popular sitcom series “The Partridge Family”, with the role of Danny Partridge in 1970. It was on –aired for four seasons, and was a major hit. It gave him an instant name and fame. He did various movies as a child artist during and after “The Partridge Family”. Out of which, “Corvette Summer” was the most remarkable. He made numerous guest appearances in various Televisions shows counting “CHiPs”.
His career was jeopardising in early 1980’s. During this period, he got in nippers of drugs and cocaine which leaded to several arrested. Finally, with the God grace, he was able to gather himself in late 80’. Owing to his distinct voice, he became an on-air radio personality. He started with WEGX-FM and worked an overnight shift. Gradually, he was again standing on his own feet. “The Danny Bonaduce Show” on The Loop WLUP radio channel in Chicago was his first own radio show in 1994.
After that, during 1996-1998, he hosted a morning radio show in Detroit on WKQI radio channel with comedian John Heffron. He co-hosted The Other Half from 2001-2003. He worked as a Hollywood correspondent for the Australian morning show Today. He dared to open up his turbulent life with a VH1 show Breaking Bonaduce in 2005 with wife Gretchen. He again collaborated with VH1 for a reality show “I Know My Kid’s a Star” as a host and judge. From 2008-2013, he was a commentator for “ TreTV Presents: World’s Dumbest” on TruTV. In 2011, Seattle radio station 102.5 KZOK chooses him to host its morning show.
Apart from radio and television, he is also an ordained minister and he had performed an online wedding ceremony as a part of radio promotion. As a professional wrestle and boxer, he has won many championships and was a key player in the series “Hulk Hogan’s Celebrity Championship Wrestling”. Danny released an autobiography titled “Random Acts of Badness” in 2002. In this book, he revealed the dark shades of his life.
Danny Bonaduce received Former Child Star “Lifetime Achievement” Award by Young Artist Foundation in 2003 for his role in The Partridge Family. In 2009, He was honoured from the E!Entertainment for a comedy show The Soup.
Net Worth of Danny Bonaduce
This eminent radio and television personality own an estimated net worth of $3.5 million.
Danny Bonaduce is a fighter inside and out the wrestling ring. He struggled hard to achieve success as well to overcome his addiction. Despite a hard childhood, he managed to stand on own feet.