Since landing that Indiana Jones role in The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles, Sean Patrick Flanery has time and again, proven how much he is worth a spot in the spotlight. To fans of the cult classic The Boondock Saints, Flanery needs no introduction, but for the rest who’ve only come to know the actor from his recent performances, read on for everything you need to know about him from his start to facts about his life when the cameras are down.
On the 11th day of October 1965 in the city of Lake Charles in Louisiana, San Patrick Flanery was born to Paul Flanery and his dear wife Genie (née LeDoux). Flanery was raised in Houston, Texas. While his father was a medical equipment salesman, his mother worked as a real estate agent. His heritage has been traced to English, Irish and the Cajun French people.
Sean Patrick Flanery went to school at Awty International School and Dulles High School, Sugar Land, Fort Bend County, Texas. Flanery never had a thing for acting until his college days at the University of St. Thomas in Houston.
Enamored by a lady whom he saw frequently exit a school building, Flanery decided to enroll for the course taught at the building to get a chance to get closer to her – that course would be Theater.
Thanks to the mystery girl, Flaney developed a passion for the show business, wrote his own short film and relocated to Los Angeles in the late 80s with hopes to get it filmed. In LA, he was discovered by an agent who got him his first acting gig – in a Kellog’s Corn Pops commercial which also starred Paul Walker.
Flanery then began landing bit parts in TV films and shows. His first ever major break was the titular role in the 90s series, The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles.
His career has been flying from then on. Some of his notable films would come to include; Powder (1995), The Boondock Saints (1999) and its sequels and many more. Flanery is also renowned for his short-lived role in the CBS soap, The Young and the Restless.
Sean Patrick Flanery’s Net Worth
Sean Patrick Flanery has no doubt earned the bulk of his money from his career as an actor, however, he does have a non-camera business. A Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belter, Flanery runs his own BJJ academy called Hollywood Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. His net worth is pegged at $3 million.
His Wife, Son and Daughter
Sean Patrick Flanery’s wife is Playboy model and actress Lauren Michelle Hill. She is a native of Columbia, South Carolina and was born on the 27th of June 1979. She attended the University of South Carolina where she studied journalism and was part of the cheerleading squad.
Hre love for show business began when she was still a child. One of her earliest films was Disney’s 1995 comedy film, Heavyweights. Her modeling career began while she was in college.
Lauren James as she is known professionally was discovered by a Playboy agent during a swimsuit competition at St. Croix. She rose to fame in 2000 when she made her first appearance on the cover of the October issue of the Playboy magazine. The following year – 2001, Flanery’s wife was named the Playmate of the Month for the month of February.
In addition to her work with Playboy, Lauren has worked as a GUESS model and appeared on Maxim Magazine. She continues to act, though occasionally. She made a cameo appearance in the 2008 Fred Wolf-directed comedy film The House Bunny. Lauren James has appeared as a vixen in the music video of top stars like Marc Anthony, Justin Timberlake, and Bryan Adams.
Flanery and his wife are parents to two sons named Charlie and Porter
Before his marriage to Lauren Michelle Hall, Sean Patrick Flanery was in a relationship with a Canadian bakery owner and occasional film producer Sacha Grierson. Together, they had a daughter named Lola Flanery who would follow in daddy’s footsteps to become an actress.
Flanery’s daughter was born in the US on the 26th of May 2005. She began acting in 2015 when she was just 10 years old, making her debut in the Christmas made-for-TV film, Last Chance for Christmas. She had a role in 2016’s Sadie’s Last Days on Earth as the younger version of the titular character.
Lola rose to fame in 2017 for starring in various TV films among them; Shadowhunters, The Mist, and Mary Kills People. She is now best known for her recurring role in the hit TV series, The 100.