Aside from being an American actress, Simone Bent’s fame stems from her 16-year-old marriage to well-known American actor Troy Garity. She began her acting career in the mid-1990s but has only landed minor roles. Her notable credit was a special mention in the credits of the 2018 documentary film Jane Fonda in Five Acts.
Bent, a low-key actress, is said to be a humanitarian and human rights campaigner. She and her husband do not have any children at the moment. Here’s what we know about her life, her work, her marriage, and other noteworthy information.
Early Life And Background Of Simone Bent
Simone Bent was born in the 1970s in the US to her parents Boswell and Dee L. Bent. Although little is known about her childhood and family history, existing reports indicate that her father is an attorney and her mother is a banker and community activist.
On the other hand, her husband Troy Garity was born in Los Angeles, California, on July 7, 1973, to actress/activist Jane Fonda and activist/politician Tom Hayden. He is currently 50 years old, and has a half-sister, Vanessa Vadim, from his mother’s first marriage to Roger Vadim
Bent attended high school in her hometown, but it was claimed that she did not continue her education beyond high school. As of the time of writing, this information regarding her not attending college has not been substantiated.
While her husband earned his degree in 1993 from the University of Colorado, Boulder. From 1993 to 1996, he then studied at the renowned American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City.
As regards acting, she was pulled to it when she was pretty tender. According to various sources, Grease (1978), a musical film, inspired her to pursue acting when she was 7 years old.
She Allegedly Only Ever Played Supporting Roles In Movies
Simone Bent made her acting debut in 1994, although over the years, she was only successful in getting supporting roles. Furthermore, loveohlust.com attempts to compile a list of all the films in which she has appeared, but none have been found as of the time of this writing.
Outside of acting, she is said to be a philanthropist and a human rights activist. This is not surprising, given that her mother is an activist, as mentioned previously.
Troy Garity, Bent’s husband, began having knowledge of motion pictures when he was a child thanks to his parents, who constantly dragged him along. He later had appearances in a number of movies, including Lake City (2008), Sunshine (2007), and Sabotage (2014).
Simone Bent Has Been Married To Troy Garity Since August 2007
Bent met her husband on the set of a movie in 2004 and began to date shortly. After two years of dating, she and Garity got engaged in 2006.
The following year, the two got married on August 27, 2007, and the wedding ceremony was held at Columbia University’s St. Paul’s Chapel. It was reported that about 500 people attended.
Simone Bent and Troy Garity have been married for 16 years at the moment.
Quick Facts About Simone Bent
- Bent and Garity have not yet welcomed a child.
- She got “thank you” credit in the 2018 documentary film Jane Fonda in Five Acts, which on her mother-in-law, Jane Fonda.
- It was alleged that Bent’s mother-in-law picked the engagement ring for her because she was fond of her.
- She has an estimated net worth of 1 million, while her husband is worth $10 million according to celebritynetworth.com.
- Troy Garity’s wife is around 5 feet 6 inches (1.67m) tall.