Facts

Birthday1966/09/29
BirthplaceOakland, California, USA
Birth SignLibra
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityMixed
Height5 feet 7 inches
Eye ColorBlue
ProfessionActress
HusbandJeff Knapple
Net Worth$1.5 Million
Weight59 Kg
Age52
SiblingsNancy
ParentsCarol Garret and Charles Whelan

The Love Boat was one of the popular series from the late ’70s, which was set on a luxury passenger cruise ship called S.S. Pacific Princess. One of the casts who gained lots of attention was actress Jill Whelan, who had portrayed the character of Vicki Stubing, the daughter of Captain Stubing.

Jill Whelan is an American actress who earned fame after appearing in the hit television series The Love Boat. But what is she doing now? Let’s find out!

How Old is Jill Whelan?

Jill Whelan is 52 years old as she was born on the 29th of September in 1966 in Oakland, California, USA. She is the daughter of Carol Garret and Charles Whelan. She has a sister named Nancy.

Jill had a keen interest in acting at a very young age and appeared in a local production of ‘The King and I’ at the age of eight. When she was eleven, she was cast as Vicki, Captain Stubing’s daughter, in The Love Boat where she starred as a guest star and made it to a regular cast.

Jill graduated from the Buckley School in Sherman Oaks, California. She also studied English Literature at Guildford College in Surrey, England, before returning to Los Angeles.

Professional Career

After appearing in commercials and TV series, Jill starred in the Golden Globes Award-nominated series “Fantasy Island,” where she played various characters on three episodes. Later, she appeared in her biggest hit series, The Love Boat. After appearing in the show for nine years in 190 episodes, she returned from England and shifted to New York where she worked as an event producer at Madison Square Garden. In 1999, the actress left her acting career to work as an investigate producer.

Later, Jill appeared in an episode of the Weakest Link on November 25, 2001. On September 10, 2008, she appeared with several cast members from her movie, “Airplane!” in a reunion segment on NBC’s The Today Show. In 2013, she started working as a co-host along with Brian Phelps in The Brian and Jill Show. She also appeared in the family movie, A Christmas Tree Miracle, and few episodes of “Real Husbands of Hollywood.” Moreover, she made an appearance in an episode of the Primetime Emmy Award-nominated series “Criminal Minds.

Who is Jill Whelan’s Husband?

Jill Whelan is a married woman who shares her life with her husband, Jeff Knapple. The pair married on 30th of September, 2017. Though the couple does not share any children, Jill has two children from her former marriage.

Previously, Jill was married to Brad St. John with whom she shares a son Harrison St. John. They got married on 24 December 1993, but their relationship went cold, and the couple finalized their divorce in 2001.

After divorcing her first husband, Jill married Michael Chaykowsky on April 2, 2004. In 2006, she welcomed another son with Chaykowsky and named him Grant Chaykowsky. This time again, Jill divorced her second husband in 2014.

Now, Jill is happily married to Jeff, and there are no rumors of them about separating with each other.

How Much is Jill Whelan’s Net Worth?

Jill is a renowned personality with money and fame; all thanks to her acting career. Moreover, she has her line of jewelry, which she launched in June 2002.

As of 2019, Jill has an estimated net worth of $1.5 Million. She also owns a house in Pennsylvania, which she bought for $660k.

Height, Weight, Body Size

Jill has a decent height of 5 feet 7 inches, and she weighs nearly 59 Kg. Her body measures at 35-25-35 inches, and she has blue eyes and blonde hair.