Many people are in the spotlight for a variety of reasons, including having relationships with certain superstars. Jessica McRaney is one of the people whose fame stems from being the daughter of a famous American television and film actor. Her father is Gerald McRaney and he is most known for being a cast member of the television series Major Dad, House of Cards, and Simon & Simon. Meanwhile, Jessica is said to be chasing a different career interest other than her father’s. Keep reading to find out more about her.
Jessica McRaney Was Born In 1967
Jessica was born in the year 1967 in the United States of America to her parents, Gerald McRaney and Beverly Root. She is currently 56 years old. Not much has been registered about her early childhood and education as she is primarily in the spotlight for being Gerald’s daughter. Meanwhile, her parents got married in 1967 and got divorced in 1971. Additionally, Jessica has two siblings: Angus McRaney and Kate McRaney.
Her Father Has Been Married 3 Times
Jessica’s father, Gerald McRaney has been married 3 times all through his life. His first wife was Beverly Root, Jessica’s mother. The pair was for a period of 4 years before going separate ways. Gerald and Beverly did not reveal the reason for their divorce but it is believed that it was as a result of irreconcilable differences. Since then, Roots has lived away from the limelight and this has made it difficult to find out details about her subsequent relationships.
Gerald McRaney later moved on with Pat Morgan. The pair were married between 1981 to 1989 before deciding to divorce. Also, the reason for their divorce was not made public. Jessica’s father finally married Delta Burke on May 28, 1989, and he has remained with her to date. The pair had met two years earlier during Delta’s guest appearance on a Simon & Simon episode. Delta is an American actress, producer, and author known for starring as Suzanne Sugarbaker in the CBS sitcom Designing Women, for which she was nominated for two Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series. The pair have no children together.
All You Need To Know About Jessica’s Siblings
Jessica has a total of 2 siblings and they Angus and Kate.
One of the children born to MCRaney and Beverly, his first wife, is Angus. McRaney has been dealing with a birth impairment in his hearing up until now. The celebrity child has not been so much seen in public since after his birth.
The only half-sister Jessica has is Kate McRaney, who was conceived by her father’s second ex-wife, Pat Moran. Although her place and date of birth have not yet been made public, she was born in the United States of America in the year 1984. Similar to Angus, Kate has shunned the spotlight and kept the specifics of her life and job private.
Is She Also An Actress?
Far from it. Jessica has leveraged her father’s acting career to become the star that she is today. However, she is said to be building a separate career from her father’s. According to several sources, the celebrity kid is a high school teacher and she also maintains a normal life outside the media.
On the other hand, Jessica’s father’s career is one that puts him and all that is associated with him in the spotlight. Gerald MsRaney made his professional entertainment career debut in the 80s and he is known for starring as the lead character in Night of Bloody Horror (1969). On television, McRaney appeared in The Dukes of Hazzard in the episode “Hazzard Connection” (November 9, 1979). He further starred in dozens of TV series including Simon $ Simon, Designing Women, and House of Cards. He is also known to have appeared in a recurring role as the main antagonist Mason Wood in season eight of Castle. Also, he played Barlow Connally in the A&E series Longmire and had a recurring role in the NBC series This Is Us as Dr. Nathan Katowski, a role which earned him the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series.
Is Jessica McRaney Married?
According to rumors, Jessica is married. However, she has not provided any information about her husband, not even his name or occupation. Additionally, there is no information on how they met, how long they dated before tying the knot, or how many kids they have together.