Jami Gertz net worth: Jami Gertz is an American actress and philanthropist who has a net worth of $2 billion dollars. Jami Gertz's net worth is mostly derived from her marriage to LA based billionaire Tony Ressler. Ressler is the co-founder of Ares Management which has over $40 billion under management. Ressler is a former owner of the Milwaukee Brewers and was once in the running to purchase the Dodgers. Born in Chicago, Illinois, Jami Gertz attended NYU and began her professional acting career in the early 80s. She first gained notice appearing in such popular 80s programs as "Square Pegs", "Diff'rent Strokes", "The Facts of Life", "Family Ties", and "Dreams". In the mid-80s, she began appearing in film projects, including co-starring roles in "Sixteen Candles", "Solarbabies", "Less Than Zero", and "The Lost Boys". She moved to France for a few years to work as a scent designer for Lanvin, before returning and resuming her acting career in the late 80s and early 90s. She has had guest starring or co-starring roles in such television programs as "Sibs", "Seinfeld", "E.R.", "Ally McBeal", "Still Standing", "Shark", and "Entourage". She has also appeared in such films as "Twister" and "Keeping Up with the Steins". She also portrayed Gilda Radner in the 2002 television movie about her life, "Gilda Radner: It's Always Something". Most recently, she guest starred on the hit television series, "Modern Family".