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John Mallory Asher Wiki Biography

John Mallory Asher was born on 13th January 1971, in Los Angeles, California USA, and is an actor, director, screenwriter and cinematographer, who became known through his role as Gary in the series “Weird Science” in 1994. He has directed nearly 10 feature films, including “Tooken” (2015). Asher has been active in the entertainment industry since 1990.

How much is the net worth of John Mallory? It has been estimated by authoritative sources that the overall size of his wealth is as much as $3 million, as of the data presented in the middle of 2017. Film and television are the main sources of Asher’s modest fortune.

John Mallory Asher Net Worth $3 Million

To begin with, the boy was raised in Los Angeles by parents who were actors – Joyce Bulifant and Edward Mallory. As his parents divorced and mother married the director and producer William Asher, the boy was adopted by the latter and was given the additional last name after his step father.

Concerning his professional career, he debuted as the actor in an episodic role in the cult series “Beverly Hills, 90210” (1990), which was followed by other small roles landed in single episodes of the series “Married.. with Children” (1991), “Designing Women” (1991) and “Who’s the Boss” (1991). Then John was cast as a main in the made for TV film “The Haunted” (1991), directed by Robert Mandel. Asher portrayed Mike in the series “Showdown” (1993) and voiced Smartass Mohawk in the animated series “Double Dragon” (1994). The actor starred alongside Jane Seymour and David Carradine in “The New Swiss Family Robinson” (1998), and in 2000, he appeared in the Clint Eastwood’s space drama film “Space Cowboys”, which grossed $128.9 million at the box office. Later, he took parts in the series “Going to California” (2001) and “Rubbing Charlie” (2003), as well as being seen in episodic roles of the series “Navy NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service” (2007), “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” (2007) and “October Road” (2008).

In addition to this, he has been active as a director since 1996 – his debut was the crime thriller film “Kounterfeit” (1996). In 1999, John directed the comedy film “Diamonds” starring Kirk Douglas and Dan Aykroyd, followed by other feature films including “The Policy” (2003), “Dirty Love” (2005) and “Thank Heaven” (2006). Asher has also directed not only films but several episodes of the series “Going to California” (2001) and “One Tree Hill” (2006). Recently, he directed the films “Somebody Marry Me” (2013), “Tooken” (2015) also the screenwriter as well as “Po” (2016).

To conclude, all the above mentioned engagements have added sums to the total size of John Mallony’s net worth.

Finally, in the personal life of John Mallory Asher, he was married twice. In 1994, he married Vanessa Lee Asher, but they divorced in 1996. In 1999, John married Jenny McCarthy. In 2002, their son was born, but John and Jenny parted ways in 2005. Currently, the actor and director is single.

Full Name John Asher
Net Worth $3 Million
Date Of Birth January 13, 1971
Place Of Birth Los Angeles, California, United States
Height 1.73 m
Profession Actor, Film director, Television Director, Screenwriter, Cinematographer, Film Producer
Nationality American
Spouse Vanessa Lee Asher (m. 1994-1996), Jenny McCarthy (m. 1999-2005)
Children Evan Joseph Asher
Parents Joyce Bulifant, Edward Mallory, William Asher (adoptive father)
Siblings Rebecca Asher, Robert Asher, Bill Asher
Nicknames John Asher , John Mallory , Asher
Twitter https://twitter.com/directorasher?lang=en
Instagram https://www.instagram.com/directorjohnasher/
IMDB www.imdb.com/name/nm0038875
Allmusic https://www.allmusic.com/artist/john-asher-mn0000479414
Awards AFME Award Winning Director (2016)
Movies “Po” (2016), “Tooken” (2015), “The Policy” (2003), “Dirty Love” (2005, “Thank Heaven” (2006), “Going to California” (2001, “One Tree Hill” (2006), “Somebody Marry Me” (2013), “Tooken” (2015)
TV Shows “Beverly Hills, 90210” (1990), “Married.. with Children” (1991), “Designing Women” (1991), “Who’s the Boss” (1991), “Weird Science” (1994)
Title Salary
Tooken (2015) $300,000
1 He attended the wedding of his Weird Science (1994) co-star Vanessa Angel and Rick Otto in April 1996.
2 He starred in Weird Science (1994) which used a clip from Bride of Frankenstein (1935) in its opening credits. His grandfather E.M. Asher was the producer of Frankenstein (1931), to which Bride of Frankenstein (1935) was a sequel.
3 He played the son of his real life mother Joyce Bulifant in Weird Science (1994).
4 Ex-brother-in-law of Lynette McCarthy, Joanne McCarthy and Amy McCarthy.
5 Ex-boyfriend of Jennifer Love Hewitt.
6 Stepson of Roger Perry.
7 Younger half-brother of Rebecca Asher, William Asher Jr. and Robert Asher.
8 Son, Evan Asher, born in Los Angeles, 7 pounds 13 ounces. Mother is Jenny McCarthy. [May 2002]
9 Son of actress Joyce Bulifant and actor Edward Mallory; adopted by Joyce’s third husband, William Asher.


Title Year Status Character
Rizzoli & Isles 2016 TV Series Det. O’Connell
The Other Brother 2015 Short Brian Grazer
Who the F Is Buddy Applebaum 2013 Buddy
The Mentalist 2012 TV Series Doug Feiner
Drew Peterson: Untouchable 2012 TV Movie Neighbor Brad
In Plain Sight 2011 TV Series Jimmy Hart Jimmy Woodhead
Fred & Vinnie 2011 Mr. Basin (as John Mallory Asher)
Ghost Whisperer 2010 TV Series Charlie Hammond
Wreckage 2010/I Deputy Berry
October Road 2008 TV Series Ronald Buckman
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation 2007 TV Series Zack Putrid
NCIS 2007 TV Series Fred Rinnert
Las Vegas 2004 TV Series Calvin ‘Doc’ Haynes
Fastlane 2003 TV Series Shane
Rubbing Charlie 2003 TV Movie Dean (as John Mallory Asher)
Going to California 2001-2002 TV Series Insect Bob
Space Cowboys 2000 Young Jerry (as John Mallory Asher)
Weird Science 1994-1998 TV Series Gary Wallace Shag McCann Emily Wallace …
The New Swiss Family Robinson 1998 Shane Robinson
Gun 1997 TV Series The Video Rat
Time Well Spent 1996 TV Movie as John Mallory Asher
Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man 1996 TV Series Gary Wallace
Double Dragon 1994 Smart Ass Mohawk (as John Mallory Asher)
Showdown 1993/I Mike (as John Mallory Asher)
Young Indiana Jones 1993 TV Series Clifford
Step by Step 1992 TV Series Student
Frozen Assets 1992 Bobby Murdock (as John Mallory Asher)
Great Scott! 1992 TV Series Bob
Who’s the Boss? 1991 TV Series Usher
Designing Women 1991 TV Series Dennis
The Haunted 1991 TV Movie Joe (as John Mallory Asher)
Married with Children 1991 TV Series Bob
Over My Dead Body 1990 TV Series Messenger
Beverly Hills, 90210 1990 TV Series Guy in Hall


Title Year Status Character
Po 2016
Theo Von: No Offense 2016 TV Movie
Margaret Cho: PsyCHO 2015 TV Special documentary
Tooken 2015
Ralphie May: Unruly 2015 Video
Sebastian Maniscalco: Aren’t You Embarrassed? 2014 TV Special documentary
Somebody Marry Me 2013
Wreckage 2010/I as John Mallory Asher
One Tree Hill 2004-2008 TV Series 7 episodes
Infamous 2008 Video short as John Mallory Asher
Dirty Love 2005 as John Mallory Asher
The Policy 2003/II Short as John Mallory Asher
Going to California 2001-2002 TV Series 3 episodes
Thank Heaven 2001 as John Mallory Asher
Diamonds 1999
Chick Flick 1998
Kounterfeit 1996 Video as John Mallory Asher


Title Year Status Character
Po 2016 producer
Tooken 2015 producer
Jeff Dunham: All Over the Map 2014 TV Special producer
Who the F Is Buddy Applebaum 2013 producer – as John Mallory Asher
Wreckage 2010/I producer – as John Mallory Asher
Dirty Love 2005 producer


Title Year Status Character
Tooken 2015
Who the F Is Buddy Applebaum 2013 story – as John Mallory Asher
Somebody Marry Me 2013 writer
Chick Flick 1998


Title Year Status Character
Sum 41 Don’t Try This at Home 2011 Documentary as John Mallory Asher, stills photography
Mating Rituals 101 2004 Short as John Mallory Asher


Title Year Status Character
Po 2016
Mike’s Big Night 2003 Short

Camera Department

Title Year Status Character
Sum 41 Don’t Try This at Home 2011 Documentary camera operator – as John Mallory Asher


Title Year Status Character
The Life and Times of Kirk Douglas 2000 Video documentary short special thanks


Title Year Status Character
The 3rd Annual Geekie Awards 2015 TV Movie Himself – Presenter
Sum 41 Don’t Try This at Home 2011 Documentary Himself (as John Mallory Asher)
Bruce W. Cook: Interviews 2004 TV Series Himself
Playboy Exposed: Playboy Mansion Parties Uncensored 2001 Video documentary Himself (as John Mallory Asher)
The Life and Times of Kirk Douglas 2000 Video documentary short Himself – Director

Archive Footage

Won Awards

Year Award Ceremony Nomination Movie
2016 Festival Award San Diego Film Festival Breakthrough Feature Po (2016)
2016 Special Jury Award WorldFest Houston Best Film Po (2016)
2013 Audience Award Cinema at the Edge Independent Film Festival Best Feature Film Somebody Marry Me (2013)
2013 Festival Award Hoboken International Film Festival Best of the Festival (Jury Award) Somebody Marry Me (2013)
2013 MFF Award Manhattan Film Festival Special Achievement in Production Somebody Marry Me (2013)
2006 Razzie Award Razzie Awards Worst Director Dirty Love (2005)

Source: XYZ

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