Tom Welling Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 30 May, 2019
Facts of Tom Welling
Date of Birth: 1977 , April-26
Age: 44 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Name Tom Welling
Birth Name Thomas John Patrick Welling
Nick Name "Tom"
Father Tom Welling, Sr.
Mother Bonnie Welling
Nationality Ameriacn
Birth Place/City Putnam Valley, New York
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $14 Million
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Black
Weight in KG 86 KG
Married Yes
Married to Jamie White (m. 2002)
Divorce Jamie White (m. 2015)
Education Okemos High School
Awards Teen Choice Award 2002
Movies The Choice
TV Show Smallville 2001 – 2011
Siblings Mark Welling, Rebecca Welling, Jamie Welling
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Tom Welling, an American actor/director, is best known for his role as Clark Kent in The CW superhero series Smallville. He played the role in the series for nearly a decade from 2001-20011. He is also mostly known for his role on the Fox drama series Lucifer. Besides, he also appeared in several movies like Cheaper by the DozenCheaper by the Dozen 2, The Fog, The Choice, and Draft Day

Welling also worked as a model for several big brands like Tommy Hilfiger,  Abercrombie & Fitch and Calvin Klein. 

Tom Welling's Early Life, Bio, And Education

Tom Welling was born Thomas John Patrick on April 26, 1977, in the lower Hudson Valley, New York, United States of America. He is of German descent and American nationality. He spent his early childhood in the different places of United States. 

Welling attended Okemos High School, located in Okemos, Michigan. He used to act in the stage programs during his school times. He also switched himself towards the sports and was a good player in baseball and soccer.

Welling's favorite games in sports are basketball and belonging one of the 4 children of his family, he was much loved by his elder sisters and from whom he got motivated by. Originally, he is also a construction worker who worked during the year 1998 before entering into the entertainment industry.

Tom Welling's Professional Career

Welling began his modeling career in the late 1990s. He worked few years for Louisa Modeling Agency. Then, he modeled for Calvin Klein, Hilfiger, Abercrombie & Fitch. In 2000, he was featured in Angela Via’s music video Picture Perfect. Then, he started appearing in a guest role in several TV series.

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In 2001, he was cast as Clark Kent in the WB/CW superhero TV series Smallville. He played in almost all episodes of the series. The series aired from 2001-2011. He currently appears in the TV series Lucifer alongside Tom Ellis, Lauren German, Kevin Alejandro, and D. B. Woodside Lesley-Ann Brandt. 

Tom Welling's Net Worth And Earning 

Tom Welling has earned a considerable amount of net worth from his prolific career which as per Celebrity net worth is around $14 million. For a year from 2009-2010, he was cast in a TV series Smallville and received a salary $175,000 per episode. In the series, she shared the screen along with  Kristin Kreuk, Michale Rosenbaum, and Allison Mack

In 2003, Welling appeared in the movie Cheaper by the Dozen which became the instant hit at the box office grossing over $190 million on a budget of $40 million. His another movie Cheaper by the Dozen 2 also turned out to be commercially profitable making more than $129 million worldwide at the box office. 

Tom Welling's Personal Life And Married 

Tom Welling is a married man. After a long dating, Welling tied the knots with his girlfriend Jamie White in 2002. Despite their loving and long relationship, the couple divorced in 2015.


Tom stated in one of his interviews that he had many girlfriends during his college time. He even mentioned that he was not very serious about the affair he had maintained. But after meeting with Jamie White Welling during the year 2001 she was into the serious affair with her.

Unfortunately with various misunderstandings and conflicts that rose in their married life made them get separated.

This might be the reason in the recent year 2015 this couple got officially separated from each other after having a divorce. The major reason for their conflicts is still unknown among the people. Following their divorce, Welling started dating Jessica Rose Lee, is a founder of Saddler Club. The couple is still together. 

Welling loves playing guitar during his spare time and him most of the time loves spending the quality time alone reading books and novels with the best writer written. 

Age, Body Measurements and Other Facts

  • Age: As of 2019, he is 42 years old.
  • Birth sign: Taurus
  • Height: Tom Welling has a tall height of 6 feet 2¾ inches.
  • Weight: His body weight is around 85kg.

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