Nancy Mckeon

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Actress, Voice Artist (1966)
Tue Sep 20 2022
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Nancy Mckeon is an American actress, model, T.V. personality, and voice-over artist. She is broadly acknowledged for her role as Jo Polniaczek in the sitcom series The Facts of Life, which aired on N.B.C. She is also popular for her role as Inspector Jinny Exstead in the police procedural drama series The Division.

Along with the T.V. series, Nancy has played in several movies like You Light Up My Christmas, Category 6: Day of Destruction, Just Write, and many more. Moreover, she has given voice-over of Dolly in the animated series The Puppy's Further Adventures.

Ongoing Relationship & Personal Life

Nancy McKeon is a married woman who tied her knot with actor and film technician Marc Andrus. The couple walked down the aisle on June 8, 2003, when Nancy was 36 and Marc was 38. 

Nancy Mckeon wearing black clothes and white outer and her husband Marc Andrus weraing black clothes in series
Nancy Mckeon and her husband Marc Andrus in series promotion (Image Source: legit.ng)

The lovey-dovey duo dated for nearly ten years spending time to know each other before deciding to marry. The marriage ceremony was secretive, and only their family and close friends were invited. The couple is free of conflict and other dissonance and enjoying their married life happily. 

Nancy's Husband: Marc Andrus

Marc Andrus is an American film technician and actor. He has been in the camera and electrical department group of several Hollywood movies and television series. 

Photo of Nancy Mckeon's husband wearing black jackeet
Photo of Nancy Mckeon's husband Marc Andrus wearing a black jacket (Image Source: marriedbiography.com)

Moreover, Marc Andrus was born on August 16, 1965, in Texas state of United States. He has served as the technician in charge of moving and setting up camera tracks, i.e., key grip in movies like Arlington Road (1999), 2004's The Day After Tomorrow, and Escape from L.A (1996).

How Many Children Does Nancy Have?

Nancy and Marc share two lovely children. After one year of marriage, Nancy and Marc were blessed with their first child Aurora Andrus on March 6, 2004. Currently, Aurora is giving her time to study, and she is also trying her hand in the entertainment industry like her mother. She is a fitness and yoga freak and loves to update her daily lifestyle on her social media handle. 

After three years of marriage and two years of Auror's birth, Nancy and Marc welcomed their second daughter Harlow Andrus in December 2006. Harlow is in her sophomore year attending a high school in her hometown Los Angeles. 

Talks & Rumors: Previous Relationships

According to sources, Nancy had dated at least four celebrities. Nancy's first love was the Canadian-American actor Michael J. Fox. They had been in a relationship from 1982 to 1985 after meeting on the set of the teen comedy movie High School U.S.A. They also appeared as a couple in the reality gameshow, Tattletales.

Black and white portrait of Nancy Mckeon and her ex-boyfriend Michael J. Fox (Image Source: whosdatedwho.com)

Also, there were a lot of rumors regarding the relationship between Nancy and the Platinum Blonde lead vocalist Mark Holmes. But none of them addressed the talks, and now both are happily married. 

From 1987 to 1989, Nancy Mckeon dated the American actor and recording artist Michael Damian. After their short relationship of nearly two years, they broke up. Later in the mid-1990, Nancy fell in love with Luc Robitaille, an American-Canadian former professional ice hockey player. Things between them also ended pretty soon after a short relationship of one year. 

Due to this, Nancy was going through various emotional breakdowns and wanted a stable relationship. She met Marc Andrus in 1992, and Marc helped Nancy in her tough time. The couple started dating in 1993 and are still together. 

Professinal & Career Life

Nancy debuted in the T.V. industry as Vikki Mayer in William Blinn's drama series Starksy and Hutch in 1997. The following year she got the opportunity to be cast in the drama film A Question of Love. In 1978, she starred with her brother in the T.V. series Alice

After two years, she debuted as a professional voice-over artist by giving the voice of Tye in Thundarr The Barbarian in 1980. In the same year, she signed the contract to act for The Facts of Life series.

Nancy Mckeon with his crew in the TV series The Facts of Life
Nancy Mckeon with his crew in the TV series The Facts of Life (Image Source: tvinsider.com)

The Facts of Life was a blockbuster, and Nancy's acting was overwhelming, so she was recruited and was the top priority of every director in the late 80s and decade of the 90s. 

From 1990-2000, she played superhits like A Cry for Help: The Tracey Thurman Story, Baby Snatcher, A mother's Gift, Can't Hurry Love, In My Sister's Shadow, etc. In the early 90s, Nancy gave the audition for Monica in the sitcom Friends, in which she was rejected, and the role went to Courtney Cox. 

Nancy Mckeon: Net Worth & Earnings

In recent years, Nancy's net worth has been skyrocketing cause she continued her acting career with a long rest of nearly ten years by signing the contract for Kathy in You Light Up My Christmas (2019) and Jessica Mason in Panic (2021).

It is estimated that Nancy Mckeon's current net worth is $6 million. Most of her earnings is from her professional acting career and as a ventriloquist. With this massive total, she is living her life luxuriously and lavishly.  

Though Nancy lost the chance to earn up to $1 million per episode as the cast of the legendary sitcom series Friends, she is still a multimillionaire. 

Childhood: Modeling at The Age of Two

The Divison actress Nancy was born on April 4, 1966, in Westbury, New York, U.S.A., in a working-class devout catholic family. Her father, Donald N McKeon, was from a military background and served as an army officer and her mother's name is Barbara Mckeon.

Black and white childhood photo of cute baby Nancy Mckeon
A Black and white childhood photo of cute baby Nancy Mckeon (Image Source: Instagram @nancymckeonofficial)

As Nancy's father was a military officer, they are usually used with transfers. She spent plenty of time in Forest Hills, Queens, New York in her childhood. As her family strictly believes in god, Nancy also grew up with catholic beliefs.

The Facts of Life actress Nancy has been in the modeling and acting industry at a very young age of two. Nancy was a cute child, so Sears and Roebuck's company decided to choose her as a baby model to advertise baby clothes. 

(Fun Fact: She was also listed in the list of VH-1's The Greatest: 100 Greatest Kid Stars.)

About Nancy's Brother: Philip Mckeon

Donald Mckeon and Barbara share two children, so Nancy has one older brother Philip McKeon. He is an American actor and producer famously known for his role as Tommy Hyatt in the 70's American sitcom Alice which used to air on C.B.S. 

Collage Photo of Nancy Mckeon and her belated brother Philip Mckeon
Collage Photo of Nancy Mckeon and her belated brother Philip Mckeon (Image Source: Instagram @nancymckeonofficial )

Furthermore, Philip was born on November 11, 1964, in Westbury, New York, U.S.AC.B.S. He has also starred in other series and movies like Amazing Stories, Fantasy Island, Favorite Son, Weekend, The Bet, and many more. Unfortunately, he died on December 10, 2019, in Wimberly, Texas, U.S.A.U.S.A at the age of 55. 

Physical Outlooks & Measurements

Can't Hurry Love actress Nancy has a stunning and glowing look though she is over fifty years old. When asked the reason behind it, she said it is the result of regular workouts and a healthy diet. 

Glamourous photo of Nancy Mckeon wearing black clothes in the promotion of reality show Dancing with the Stars
Glamourous photo of Nancy Mckeon wearing black clothes in the promotion of the reality show Dancing with the Stars(Image Source: legit.ng)

The American actress, Nancy, has raven-colored wavy hair and brown eyes. She stands at a height of 5 ft 6 inches (168 cm) and has an average weight of 53kg (116 lbs). She has an attractive body measurement of 34-27-36 inches.

Presence in Social Media

The 5 ft 6 inches actress Nancy doesn't prefer to be much active on social media. She posts occasionally, about two-three posts per two or three months. 

Her officially verified Instagram handle @nancymckeonofficial has more than ninety-five thousand followers with more than one hundred fifty posts.

Nancy joined the Twitter community in late 2018 with the handle @NMcKeonOfficial, which has over eight thousand followers. She is new to the community, so she doesn't have a huge fanbase. 

 

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