J.K. Simmons Net Worth
J.K. Simmons net worth: J.K. Simmons is an American actor who has a net worth of $10 million. J.K. Simmons is probably best known for his role on television as Dr. Emil Skoda on NBC's "Law & Order" and from his Oscar-winning role in Whiplash. J.K. Simmons was born Jonathan Kimble Simmons on January 9, 1955 in Detroit, Michigan. Simmons grew up in Columbus, Ohio and Missoula, Montana, and attended the University of Montana . Though audiences know him as the no-nonsense "Law & Order" character, Simmons was actually a Broadway actor and singer before signing on to play his long running "Law & Order" role. He played Benny Southstreet in "Guys and Dolls", and sang multiple roles in the Wagner opera satire, "Das Barbecu", played the role of "Jigger Carousel" with the Houston Grand Opera and starred in the Off-Broadway musical "Birds of Paradise". Simmons played the sadistic Aryan inmate Vernon Schillinger on the prison drama "Oz" and he played Will Pope, Assistant Chief of the LAPD, on "The Closer" . Simmons appeared in the Jason Reitman films "Thank You for Smoking" "Juno", "Up in the Air", "Jennifer's Body" and "Young Adult". He played J. Jonah Jameson in all three of Sam Raimi's "Spider-Man" films. Simmons is the voice of the yellow M&M in the product's commercials. He also appeared in the short-lived series "Growing up Fischer".