Who is Judie Aronson?
Born Judith M. Aronson, on the 7th of June 1964, she is an American actress who became known from appearing in films including “Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter”, “American Ninja”, and “Kiss Kiss Bang Bang.” She is probably best recognized for her starring role in the television series “Pursuit of Happiness.”
— Judie Aronson (@JudieAronson) October 22, 2014
Judie Aronson’s Early Life and Education
Aronson was born in Los Angeles, California, and has four other sisters. She has always been a performer, and was even nicknamed “the baby with the beat” because of her love of dancing. She subsequently studied at the University of California, Los Angeles, majoring in Theater Arts.
Judie Aronson’s CareerAronson’s career in film started in 1984, when she joined the cast of “Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter” – she played the role of Samantha and became iconic because of her memorable death scene in the middle of a lake. She even had hypothermia, as her death scene was shot in the middle of a cold December night.
After starring in the TV movie “Things Are Looking Up” in 1984, in the following year Aronson then appeared in the hit film “Weird Science”, playing the role of Hilly. Then in 1985, she appeared in another blockbuster film “American Ninja” playing the character of Patricia Hickock. Her early years as an actress established both her career, and also her net worth.
Aronson’s career continued on during the ‘90s, and she appeared in films including “The Sleeping Car”, “Cool Blue”, and “Desert Kickboxer.” In the early 2000’s she had a number of roles, in a variety of movies including “Almost Famous”, “Deep Core” and “Hannibal.”
In terms of her career on television, Aronson also had a successful run. She became known for her appearance in the series “Pursuit of Happiness” from 1987 to 1988, and other television shows and series that she was cast in include “Sledge Hammer!”, “The Powers of Matthew Star”, “Midnight Caller”, “Beverly Hills 90210”. “Full House” and “Law & Order: Criminal Intent.” Her time on television also helped propel her career and increase her wealth.
— Judie Aronson (@JudieAronson) July 8, 2012
In 2006, Aronson decided to leave acting, but was able to make two last films which were “Kiss Kiss Bang Bang” and “We Fight to Be Free”. She currently runs pilates studios in Los Angeles, and also has her own Curio Shoppe that helps maintain her net worth.
Judie Aronson’s Net Worth
As of early 2018 and based on authoritative sources, Aronson’s net worth is reported to be over $200,000, acquired from her years as an actress and by also being an entrepreneur running pilates studios and owning her own business.
Is Judie Aronson Married?
No clear news yet if she is married, but Aronson has had a colourful dating life. She was known to date Grant Show back in 1984, and was also romantically involved with Kyle Secor for almost four years. During 1999, she was known to have dated George Stephanopoulos but the two also broke up. Her last known relationship was with Jon Lindstrom. However, there is no record of marriage, so Judie is believed to be still officially single.