John Henton Bio, Age, Height, Net Worth, Wife, Family, Net Worth, Movies, Career

John Henton Biography

John Henton is an American actor and comedian. Henton is most remembered for his appearances as Overton Wakefield Jones in the Fox sitcom Living Single and Milsap Morris in the ABC/UPN sitcom The Hughleys.


How old is John Henton?-Age

John is 63 years old as of November 2023. He was born on November 23, 1960, in East Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America.

John Henton Height

He stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches.

John Henton Family

Henton was born and raised in East Cleveland, Ohio, United States. He is a graduate of Shaw High School. However, he has a sibling Lindsay.

John Henton Wife

John is confidential when it comes to matters concerning his personal life. He has not yet shared his relationship or marital status with the public. However, he has a child, Nicole.

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John Henton Career

In 1982, Henton worked in a paint warehouse during the day and studied computers in the evenings. He opted to participate in an amateur night at a Cleveland comedy club. Henton won the amateur night tournament with his second performance. Henton spent a few years performing stand-up comedy in the Cleveland area. He took his humor on tour for a year and won the 1991 Johnny Walker National humor Search. Jim McCawley, the comedy executive for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, spotted Henton and booked him to perform on the show on June 5, 1991. As Henton completed his set, he glanced to Carson for approval. Carson, Ed McMahon, and special guest Tony Bennett all waved at Henton.

Henton answered he didn’t, and Carson replied, “Well, you will after tonight.”Henton appeared on Comic Strip Live ten days later, and he was scheduled for a second appearance on The Tonight Show on October 11. Henton’s comedy special, John Henton: Comedy with an Attitude, premiered on Showtime in January 1993. Henton plays Overton Wakefield Jones on Fox’s series Living Single. He also portrayed Milsap Morris in the ABC/UPN sitcom The Hughleys. Henton has been in several sitcoms, including One on One, The Parkers, For Your Love, Hannah Montana, and Love That Girl!.

John Henton Net Worth

Henton has an estimated net worth of 7 million dollars.