- 1 Who is Jonathan Togo?
- 2 Jonathan Togo Bio: Early Life, Family, and Education
- 3 Career Beginnings
- 4 “CSI: Miami” and Rise to Prominence
- 5 Do You Know How Rich Jonathan Togo Is?
- 6 Do You know About Jonathan’s Personal Life, Marriage, Wife, Children?
- 7 Internet Popularity
- 8 Jonathan Togo Ex-Wife, Diora Baird
Who is Jonathan Togo?
Born Jonathan Frederick Togo on the 25th August 1977, in Rockland, Massachusetts USA, he is an actor, perhaps best known to the world as Ryan Wolfe in the TV crime-drama series “CSI: Miami” (2004-2012), and also as Jonathan in the TV series “Special Unit 2” from 2001 to 2002, among many other roles he has secured so far in his career.
Jonathan Togo Bio: Early Life, Family, and EducationJonathan, of Italian, Irish, and Jewish ancestry, is the son of Sheila, a housewife and visual merchant who now runs a booth at the SoWa Open Market located in Boston, entitled Simply Sheila, and her husband Michael Togo, who is a commercial artist and a former graphic designer who worked for the Boston Globe. He went to a Hebrew school, and matriculaed from Rockland High School. During his high school days, Jonathan was a wrestler but hasn’t practiced since finishing high school. Before attending college, Jonathan was a part of the “Project Contemporary Competitiveness, Advanced Study Program” from 1991 to 1992, while in 1996 he was the proctor of the course. He enrolled at Vassar College, from which he obtained a BA degree in theater; he didn’t stop there as he continued his studies at the National Theater Institute of the Eugene O’Neill Theater.
During his college days, Jonathan was a musician, and a member of the band The El Conquistadors, also comprised of Sam Endicott and John Conway, who later became part of the band The Bravery. After that, Jonathan started appearing in plays, including the “Our Country’s Good” among others, before he made his screen debut in 2001 as Jonathan in the TV action-drama series “Special Unit 2”. He then had a minor role in the TV series “Judging Amy”, and portrayed Pete in the Academy Award-winning crime-drama film “Mystic River”, starring Sean Penn, Tim Robbins and Kevin Bacon. After another string of minor roles, Jonathan made his breakthrough with the role of Ryan Wolfe in the TV series “CSI: Miami”.
“CSI: Miami” and Rise to ProminenceChosen for the part of a lab technician, Jonathan’s character was introduced in the third season of the series; at first, he wasn’t welcomed, but as the series progressed, Jonathan’s character became rather likable by other characters in the series. He featured in over 180 episodes of the Emmy Award-winning series, which significantly increased his popularity. As with other cast members, Jonathan was becoming a prominent actor, however, any major award for his work on the series avoided him. While on the set of “CSI: Miami” Jonathan was pretty much focused on the role of Ryan Wolfe, nevertheless, in 2011 he had the double role in the film “Identical”, and in 2012 he played Adult Lyle in the film “Somebody Up There Likes Me”. Once the series ended, Jonathan looked for new acting engagements, however, he failed to secure any notable roles, except as Nelson Smith in the TV series “Covert Affairs” in 2013, but he has also appeared in several B-production films – “7 Chines Brothers” in 2015, then “A Rising Tide” the same year, and in 2017 he had a minor role in the film “Infinity Baby”. Most recently, he worked on the film “The Christmas Cupid”, which is currently in post-production and scheduled for release late in 2018.
Do You Know How Rich Jonathan Togo Is?
Since launching his career, Jonathan has featured in over 20 film and TV titles, some of which contributed to his wealth, but most have made a positive impact on his net worth. So, have you ever wondered how rich Jonathan Togo is, as of mid- 2018? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Togo’s net worth is as high as $8 million. Pretty impressive don’t you think?
Do You know About Jonathan’s Personal Life, Marriage, Wife, Children?
When it comes to his personal life, Jonathan has been quite open about his ups and downs that happened behind the camera; in 2013 he married actress Diora Baird, with whom he welcomed his first child, but the couple divorced in 2016. Since then, Jonathan has been single, and is focused on raising his child.
Since he launched his career, Jonathan has managed to expand his popularity to social media platforms, especially Instagram and Twitter. His official Twitter account has over 12,000 followers but hasn’t been very active since 2012. Jonathan can be found on Instagram too, on which he has over 11,000 followers, with whom he has shared pictures of himself with his child – there are many pictures of them enjoying their time together. So, if you aren’t already a fan of this prominent actor, then this is a fantastic opportunity for you to become one, just skip over to his official pages.
Jonathan Togo Ex-Wife, Diora Baird
Now that we have covered all the major details about Jonathan, let’s share some information about his ex-wife, Diora Baird. Diora Lynn Baird was born on April the 6, 1983, in Miami, Florida USA, and is an actress, best known to the world as Bailey in the film “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning”, and as Vivian in “Wedding Crashers”, among other roles she has secured so far in her career. Aside from acting, Diora is a model, primarily working for Guess?
— Diora Baird (@DioraBaird) July 17, 2017
When she turned 18, Diora left Miami for Los Angeles, where she decided to pursue her acting career, and had many kinds of jobs to support herself financially while auditioning. She was working as a clown at children’s parties, caterer, pre-school teacher and waitress before finding her way into the modeling industry, and signing with Guess?. Her exposure increased after she had appeared on the cover of Playboy magazine.
She made her acting debut in 2000, in the TV series “Sex Court” a minor role, while in 2005 she had her breakthrough appearance in the horror film “The Texas Chain Massacre: The Beginning”, which remains her most notable role so far.