Jason Simpson

Jason Simpson

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Jason Simpson is widely recognized as the celebrity son of O.J. Simpson. O.J. Simpson is a former actor, footballer, and commentator.

Early life

On April 21, 1970, Jason Simpson was born. As of now, he is 52 years old. He was born to his father named O.J. Simpson and his mother Marguerite Whitley. In addition, he has siblings named Aaren, and Arnelle. Besides that, he also has half-siblings named Justin Ryan, and Sydney Brooke.

In addition, his sister died in 1979 after drowning in the swimming pool. As his father had extra affairs, his parents divorced in March 1979. According to the sources, he attended to Army and Navy Academy.

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Caption: Jason Simpson with his family. Source: Getty Image

Career

Jason Simpson’s professional life is yet not revealed. And he has been in the limelight as the son of O.J. Simpson. And, he got media attention after his father’s crime. In 1969, O.J. Simpson joined the ‘Buffalo Bills and started his career. Likewise, the Sport magazine named him ‘Man of the Year. From 1972 to 1976, he topped 1,000 yards rushing, for 5 years.
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Caption: Jason Simpson’s father football player. Source: Getty Image

Fortunately, he led the rushing title of ‘NFL’ 4 times. In a season, he holds the record of being the first player ever to cover over 2000 yards. He is the only player to cover it in a fourteen-game season. Thus, 6 players have crossed the marks. Later on, the NFL later changed to a sixteen-game season.
Besides, his football career, he also started in some films, He appeared in films like The Towering Inferno’ (1974), ‘The Klansman’ (1974), and ‘Capricorn One (1978). Due to injury, his tenure in the 1977 season in ‘Buffalo Bills’ was cut short. After being traded by the Buffalo Bulls, he played for the ‘San Francisco 49ers from 1978 to 1979.  With a salary of $806,688, he was the highest-paid footballer in ‘The NFL’. Later on, he retired in 1979 due to a damaged knee.

More about career

In addition, he launched his production company ‘Orenthal Productions, in 1979. His production mostly created television-based projects. He continued starring in films like Back to the Beach, in 1987. In the years 1988, 1991, and 1994, he started a trilogy of ‘The Naked Gun. For The NFL and NBC, and Monday Night Football, he served as a commentator. In the 2nd season, he appeared on ‘Saturday Night Live as an audience member.
Thus, he endorsed many brands and products like ‘Pioneer Chicken’, ‘Hertz rental car company, ‘and pX Corporation.  He also has made a deal of $250,000 deal for 3 years with Chevrolet. As trademarks for a wide range of goods, he tried to register ‘The Juice’, ‘O.J.’, and ‘O.J. Simpson. In the year February 2001, he was arrested in Miami-Dade County, Florida. It was due to a traffic dispute but was released from the charges in October 2001 after trial. As of now, he is imprisoned in the ‘Lovelock Correctional Center.

Net worth

There are no single details published about Jason Simpson’s professional career. Moreover, he got the limelight due to his famous father only. So there is no information linked to his net worth, salary, and more. Therefore, his father had good earnings and the net worth of his father is $3 million.

Personal life

Jason Simpson has revealed no details related to his personal life. And, as per the sources, he is still single and is not married or in a relationship. Besides that, his parents were on good terms but divorced later. In 1979, his father was in a relationship with Nicole Brown which became the reason for his divorce. Hence, she was a waitress at the nightclub and met each other in 1977. In February 1985, his father married Nicole Brown which ended after 7 years.

Body measurement and social media

Jason Simpson has no details about his height, weight, body measurement, dress size, and more. As per his photo, he has dark brown pairs of eyes and black hair color. Similarly, he has not been officially active on any social media sites.

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