Who is Jill Latiano?
Jill Latiano Howerton was born on 17 September 1980 under the zodiac sign of Virgo, in Manhattan, New York City USA. She’s a 41-year-old actress, model and dancer, probably best recognized for landing the role of Nurse Gretchen in the black comedy film “Lower Learning” (2008), and featuring as Katie Knox in the FXX sitcom “Legit” (2014). She has also produced such documentary film titles as “The Devil We Know” (2018) and “The Thief Collector” (2022).
How rich is she, as of now? Jill Latiano Net Worth
As of early 2022, Jill Latiano’s net worth is estimated at over $2 million, acquired through her successful involvement in the world of entertainment.
She’s worked on more than 20 television and film acting credits since she launched her career in the mid-2000s.
Early Life, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion, Educational Background
Jill Latiano spent her early years in her hometown of Manhattan, where she was raised by her parents, about whom little is known except that the name of her father is Bob Latiano – he passed away in 2016 at the age of 71, and she and her husband dedicated the eighth episode of the 12th season of “It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia” to him. There’s no information on whether she has siblings or is an only child.
She’s of part-Italian descent, holds American nationality and belongs to White Caucasian ethnic group; she’s a Christian. Jill has never shared any details regarding her educational background.
Before she started her acting career, Jill Latiano was a dancer with the New York Knicks basketball team in 1999. She also tried herself as a TV host, hosting the NYC Media documentary series “Fashion In Focus” from 2003 to 2005. Concurrently, she launched her career as a professional actress by making her debut TV appearance in the minor role of a party girl in the episode “Let There Be Light” of the hit HBO romantic comedy-drama series “Sex And The City” in 2004.
The critically acclaimed series was created by Darren Star and stars Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Cynthia Nixon, and Kristin Davis in lead roles.
Later that year, she landed the supporting role of Geneva in two episodes of the FX comedy-drama series “Rescue Me”, after which she continued to appear in minor roles in other TV series, including “Out Of Practice”, “CSI: NY”, “Heist” and “Ugly Betty” to name a few. Her feature film debut came in 2007 with the role of a singing pirate girl in the parody film “Epic Movie”, directed by Canadian filmmakers Jason Friedberg and Aaron Seltzer, however, the film is rated to be one of the worst film titles of all time.
Rise to Prominence
In 2008, Jill Latiano took the role of Nurse Gretchen in the black comedy film “Lower Learning”, in which she shared the screen with Rob Corddry, Jason Biggs and Eva Longoria; it was a huge box office disappointment, since it made around $2,800 against the budget of $2 million. In 2009, she played Jackie in two episodes of the ABC Family sitcom “Roommates”, and featured as Haley in the teen sex comedy film “Fired Up!”, directed by Will Gluck. The latter follows two most popular guys in high school, who decide to leave a football camp to join a cheerleading camp and spend the summer with its 300 female cheerleaders.
During the same year, she made a guest appearance as the love interest of her husband Glenn Howerton’s character in the episode “The D.E.N.N.I.S. System” of his sitcom “It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia”, aired on FX. It was followed by her portrayal of Simge in the psychological thriller “Kalamity”, next to Nick Stahl and Jonathan Jackson. The film was written and directed by James M. Hausler and released in 2010.
Jill began the next decade with guest roles in such TV series as “The Chicago Code”, “The Cleveland Show”, and “The Glades”.
In 2013, she made her debut as an executive producer when he worked on the award-winning documentary film “GMO OMG”, which was directed by Jeremy Seifert. The following year, she starred in the recurring role of Katie Knox in the FX sitcom “Legit”, which was created by Peter O’Fallon and Jim Jefferies. Her latest acting role came in 2015 when she appeared as Amy in the pilot episode of the Hulu comedy-drama series “Casual”.
She then focused on her career as a producer, and her next project was an investigative documentary film entitled “The Devil We Know”, on which she worked as a co-producer. The film premiered at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival, and earned a nomination for Grand Jury Prize.
Most recently, she produced the art documentary film “The Thief Collector”, which is about a couple who stole the $160 million-valued painting “Woman-Ochre” by Willem de Kooning from the University of Arizona Museum of Art in 1985, and the painting’s recovery after being found hanging in a New Mexico home. The film was directed by Allison Otto.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
Jill Latiano has long light brown hair and dark brown eyes. She stands at a height of 5ft 9ins (1.75m), weights around 120lbs (55kgs), with vital statistics of 35-25-35, bra size 32B. Information about her dress and shoe size isn’t available.
Jill Latiano is a married woman, and her husband is famous actor Glenn Howerton. It’s unknown when and how they met, but the two had been engaged for 19 months before they eventually exchanged their wedding vows at a ceremony held on 8 September 2009 in Rancho Las Lomas, California. They are the parents of two children – she gave birth to their son named Miles Robert on 12 September 2011, and welcomed their second son named Isley Ray Howerton in August 2014; he was named after the musical group The Isley Brothers. Their current residence is in Los Angeles, California.