Exene Cervenka Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 19 Jul, 2018
Facts of Exene Cervenka
Date of Birth: 1956 , February-1
Age: 65 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Exene Cervenka
Birth Name Christene Cervenka
Nick Name Exene
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Chicago, Illinois
Ethnicity White
Profession Singer
Net Worth $43 Million
Eye Color Dark-Brown
Hair Color Brown
Weight in KG 75 KG
Famous for Singer-songwriter, poet musician
Married Yes
Married to Jason Edge (m. 2002), Viggo Mortensen (m. 1987), John Doe (m. 1980)
Children Henry Mortensen
Divorce Viggo Mortensen (m. 1998), John Doe (m. 1985)
Education N/A
Music Group X (Since 1977), The Knitters, Auntie Christ (1996 1998)
Siblings Mirielle Cervenka
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Famous American singer, Exene Cervenka is known for her hard work as a singer in the California punk-rock band X. Her journals and mixed media collages were exhibited in a one-person exhibition titled America the Beautiful at the Santa Monica Museum of Art. 

She is single and lives in Orange County. She is living a single life after her divorces from musician Jason Edge, Viggo Mortensen, and John Doe. Cervenka gave birth to a son, Henry Blake Mortensen in 1988 together with Viggo Mortensen.

Early Life And Education Of Exene Cervenka

Cervenka was born on February 1, 1956, in Chicago, Illinois United States. Cervenka is of Czech and Irish descent. She moved to Tallahassee, Florida with her parents at the age of 13.

There she joined some high schools but after the death of her mother she dropped out herself from the school and started to take care of her sisters. She left Tallahassee, Florida in 1976 and shifted herself to Santa Monica, California.

Exene Cervenka's Career

In 1997 actress Cervenka met musician John Doe at a poetry workshop in Venice, California and founded X. They released their debut album in Los Angeles, 26th of April 1980 and over the next six years, they released five more albums.

In the late 1970s, she released several songs and soundtrack Adult Books/ We're Desperate 7, Yes L.A. compilation and so on with John Doe. In 1999 she was spotted in cult video Return of the Goddess, along with guests Karen Black and the band L7.

She appeared in an interview skit with Decoupage 2000 hostess Summer Caprice. Her journals and mixed media collages were exhibited in 2005 in a one-person exhibition titled America the Beautiful at the Santa Monica Museum of Art.

She was spotted on the 2000 tribute album The Music of The Doors with Perry Farrell on the track "Children of Night".

Exene Cervenka's Net Worth And Salary

Cervenka’s net worth is $43 million. Talented singer Exene has millions of fans who follow her on social networking sites. She shares her information with her fans through Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and many other sites.

Her information about affairs, interviews, and personal life can be obtained through Wikipedia as well. She has shared her personal quote with her fans and beloved ones she says, “I'm very American. I love our culture. I love the pieces, the most mundane stuff about our culture, and I think you can make the best art out of an ordinary item that is usually thrown away or people don't care about.”

Exene Cervenka's Personal Life

Exene Cervenka married John Doe, talented singer, songwriter, guitarist and bass player on 6th of April 1980 but the couple got split in 1985. The couple did not have children. She married Viggo Mortensen, a poet, musician and photographer on July 8, 1987.

She met Mortensen in the set of the comedy Salvation, a parody of televangelism. The couple gave birth to a son, Henry Blake Mortensen on January 28, 1988. Exene and Viggo Mortensen divorce on 13th of March 1998.

She also married the third time in her life and that was with Jason Edge, who is also a musician and he is a member of her band, Original Sinners. She tied the knot with Jason Edge on 18th of August 2002.  She faced lots of controversies related to her marital status. Her relationship with Jason Edge did not last long, the couple divorced and she is single currently.