Afton Smith is a prominent American actress. Afton Smith is famous as the ex-wife of Brendan Fraser. In addition, she has also gained fame for her roles in George of the Jungle, Fried Green Tomatoes, and Reality bites.
Table of Biography
Afton Smith was born in the year 1967 and celebrates her birthday on the 3rd of December every year. Likewise, the famous American actress was born in Northport, New York, USA, and is 53 years of at the moment. When it comes to her star sign, she was born under the star sign Sagittarius and belongs to American nationality.
Moving towards the family background of the actress, she has not revealed the names and identities of her parents. Similarly, she has kept quiet regarding her siblings as well. Thus any information regarding her family members is still in the dark. According to our sources, she had picked up an interest in acting and modeling. Similarly, Smith had decided to pursue a career in the same field as well.
When it comes to Afton’s educational background, she attended an unnamed local high school in Los Angeles, where she graduated in 1985. Later, she attended Upper Canada College and graduated with an unspecified degree in 1989.
Career and Professional Life
Moving on towards her career and professional life, she is a prominent American actress. Smith made her acting debut in the 1987 crime drama “Less Than Zero. Similarly, The picture, which also features James Spader, Jami Gertz, and Robert Downey Jr., is based on Bret Easton Ellis’ novel of the same name. Her next effort was the 1987 television film “Once Again,” in which she played a character known only as “Girl in Disco.
Likewise, She was cast in the romantic comedy ‘Pyrates,’ which chronicled the story of a couple who experience pyrokinesis after having sex, after four years of struggling and not receiving any work. Smith’s next film, also released in 1991, was titled “Fried Green Tomatoes. Fannie Flagg’s novel “Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe” inspired the comedy-drama.
Furthermore, she portrayed Leona Threadgoode, a member of the Threadgoode family who is central to the story. ‘Reality Bites,’ a romantic comedy released in 1994, was her first big smash. Janine, a girl Troy Dyer (Ethan Hawke) dates, was played by her. Despite the fact that she only appeared on screen for a few seconds, her role has a big impact on the plot.
She co-starred in ‘George of the Jungle,’ a 1997 live-action feature adaptation of the Jay Ward cartoon of the same name, with her then-boyfriend Fraser, as one of Ursula Stanhope’s (Leslie Mann) friends. Moreover, She also worked in ‘Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star,’ a critically panned slapstick comedy (2003).
The prominent American actress has garnered a huge sum of wealth throughout her career. In addition to her acting career, she also gains additional revenue through various advertisements, ads, sponsors, as well as brand endorsements. As of now, Afton Smith enjoys a net worth of $3 million.
Talking of her relationship status, she is currently single. Moreover, she was previously married to Brendan Fraser. Likewise, the pair married each other on the 27th of September 1998. Similarly, the pair has three children, their names are Griffin Arthur Fraser, Holden Fletcher, and Leland Francis Fraser. However, the pair eventually separated in the year 2008. After her divorce, she has not been spotted with any other man.
Body measurements and Social media
As a former actress, she has a fit and well-maintained body. In addition, she stands tall at 5 feet 7 inches and weighs 57 kg. Likewise, she has beautiful blonde hair and blue eyes.
Afton Smith is not active on social media at the moment. Likewise, the veteran actress has not been into social media.