J.K. Simmons – ‘Saturday Night Live’

J.K. Simmons - Saturday Night Live

J.K. Simmons is a successful actor with a net worth of $5 million and is currently recognized for his award-winning performance in the film Whiplash. The plot of Whiplash is: A first-year music student (Miles Teller) wins a seat behind the drums in a jazz band led by a teacher (J.K. Simmons) who uses fear and intimidation to push his students to perfection. He's also known for his role as Dr. Emil Skoda on Law & Order. Now Simmons is hosting Saturday Night Live with D'Angelo and band The Vanguard as the musical guest. This is Simmons' first time hosting the show.

Life Out Of The Spotlight

Simmons has been married to his wife Michelle Schumacher since 1996 and they have three children, according to his IMDb profile. The two met during a tour of "Peter Pan" as Schumacher is both an actress and producer. Her IMDb describes her career as this: Michelle Schumacher was born on September 28, 1966 as Michelle Marie Schumacher. She is an actress and producer, known for Oz (1997), 3 Geezers! (2013) and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Coming Out of Their Shells Tour (1990). Prior to becoming an actor, Simmons actually studied music at the University of Montana. He studied to become a compose and actually received the Achievement Award from his school in April 2002. He also attended Ohio State University and is a huge Ohio sports fan today.

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