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Tom Arnold

Tom ArnoldBorn: 6-Mar-1959
Birthplace: Ottumwa, IA

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Actor, Comic
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Ex-Husband of Roseanne Barr

Tom Arnold is an actor (True Lies, Animal Factory) but is perhaps more famous for having been (briefly) married to Roseanne Barr. Converted to Judaism, though there is some in his bloodline. Refused a multi-million dollar divorce settlement offer from Barr at the height of her career, electing instead to let their marriage be dissolved without any substantial payout.

Father: Jack
Mother: Ruth (stepmother)
Sister: Lori Stockdall
Brother: Johnny
Brother: Scotty
Brother: Mark
Wife: Roseanne Barr (comedian, m. 20-Jan-1990, div. Nov-1994)
Wife: Julie Lynn Champnella (m. 22-Jul-1995, div. 1999)
Wife: Shelby Roos (m. 29-Jun-2002, sep. 28-Aug-2006, div.)
Wife: Ashley Groussman (m. 28-Nov-2009, one son)
Son: Jax Copeland Arnold (b. 6-Apr-2013)

    High School: Ottumwa High School, Ottumwa, IA
    University: Indian Hills Community College, Ottumwa, IA (1981)
    University: University of Iowa

    Hormel meat packing plant, Ottumwa, IA
    Converted to Judaism
    Alcoholics Anonymous
    Amnesty International
    Gore 2000
    John Kerry for President
    unknown detox facility Van Nuys, CA (1990)
    Reckless Driving
    Driving While Intoxicated
    Jewish Ancestry
    Risk Factors: Smoking, Cocaine, Alcoholism, Obesity

    Sons of Anarchy Georgie Caruso (2009-11)
    The Tom Show Tom Amross (1997-98)
    General Hospital Billy Boggs (1994)
    The Jackie Thomas Show Jackie Thomas (1992-93)
    Roseanne Arnie Thomas (1989-93)

    Dumbbells (10-Jan-2014)
    Pulling Strings (4-Oct-2013)
    Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon (7-Sep-2013) · Himself
    Hit and Run (2-Aug-2012)
    Fred 3: Camp Fred (28-Jul-2012) · Floyd Spunkmeyer
    Madea's Witness Protection (29-Jun-2012)
    Jewtopia (26-Apr-2012)
    Sunset Strip (16-Mar-2012) · Himself
    Beethoven's Christmas Adventure (8-Nov-2011) [VOICE]
    Restitution (28-Oct-2011) · Tom Lipnity
    Walk a Mile in My Pradas (7-Jun-2011)
    The Pool Boys (2011) · Tom Arnold
    Brother's Justice (Oct-2010)
    Group Sex (24-Aug-2010) · Herman
    Kill Speed (2-Jul-2010)
    Hard Breakers (2010)
    Endure (2010) · James Rawlings Simon
    The Skeptic (1-May-2009) · Sully
    April Showers (18-Apr-2009)
    The Jerk Theory (2009)
    Unstable Fables: Goldilocks and the 3 Bears (16-Dec-2008) [VOICE]
    Gardens of the Night (9-Feb-2008)
    Remarkable Power (26-Jan-2008) · Van Hagen
    The Year of Getting to Know Us (24-Jan-2008) · Ron Rocket
    The Great Buck Howard (18-Jan-2008) · Himself
    Good Dick (Jan-2008) · Dad
    The Final Season (12-Oct-2007)
    Pride (9-Feb-2007)
    Zodiac: The Race Begins (26-Jan-2006) [VOICE]
    Chasing Christmas (4-Dec-2005)
    The Kid & I (2-Dec-2005)
    Happy Endings (20-Jan-2005)
    Mr. 3000 (8-Sep-2004) · Himself
    Soul Plane (28-May-2004)
    Just for Kicks (26-Sep-2003) · Presscott
    Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star (3-Sep-2003) · Himself
    After School Special (15-May-2003)
    Cradle 2 the Grave (28-Feb-2003) · Archie
    Manhood (23-Jan-2003)
    Hansel & Gretel (18-Oct-2002) · Boogeyman [VOICE]
    Children on Their Birthdays (18-Oct-2002)
    Ablaze (18-Jul-2001) · Wendell Mays
    Lloyd (4-May-2001) · Tom Zeebo
    Exit Wounds (13-Mar-2001) · Henry Wayne
    Romantic Comedy 101 (2001)
    Welcome to Hollywood (27-Oct-2000) · Himself
    Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the Thirteenth (17-Oct-2000) · Doughy
    Civility (24-Mar-2000)
    We Married Margo (25-Jan-2000) · Himself
    Animal Factory (24-Jan-2000)
    Blue Ridge Fall (7-Oct-1999) · Walter Perkins
    Jackie's Back! (14-Jun-1999)
    Golf Punks (6-Sep-1998)
    Hacks (19-Sep-1997) · Danny
    McHale's Navy (18-Apr-1997) · McHale
    Touch (14-Feb-1997) · August Murray
    The Stupids (8-Aug-1996) · Stanley Stupid
    Carpool (5-Jul-1996) · Franklin Laszlo
    Big Bully (26-Jan-1996) · Rosco Bigger
    Nine Months (12-Jul-1995) · Marty Dwyer
    True Lies (15-Jul-1994) · Gib
    Undercover Blues (10-Sep-1993) · Vern Newman
    Body Bags (8-Aug-1993)
    Hero (2-Oct-1992) · Chick
    Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare (5-Sep-1991) · Childless Man

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Author of books:
How I Lost 5 Pounds in 6 Years: An Autobiography (2002, memoir)

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