American actor and writer, Bill Pentland is popular for playing the role as Meeker in the sitcom, Roseanne. But now he is popular as the ex-husband of Roseanne Barr who has won an Emmy and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress for her work on the show.

American actor and writer, Bill Pentland
Caption: American actor and writer, Bill Pentland (Photo: Married Biography)


Bill Pentland's Biography or Wiki

On May 11, 1951, Bill Pentland born into American middle class family. His real name is William James Pentland Jr.

This actor has kept the details of his parents, education as well as early life info hidden. Having American nationality, Bill is of mixed (Scottish-American) ethnicity. 


Bill Pentland & Roseanne Barr Relationship

Previously, Bill Pentland and Roseanne Barr shares relationship as husband and wife. But at present, they shares a good relationship after divorce. Also, Bill and Roseanne is the parents of three children shared from their married life.

The duo met in Colorado for the first time in the year 1970. Then they started dating each other for more than 4 years. Bill Pentland tied the wedding knot with his first wife Roseanne Barr on 4th February 1974. Soon after they became parents of three kids. Bill and Roseanne welcomed their eldest child Jessica Pentland born in the year 1975.

Then they blessed with their 2nd daughter Jennifer Pentland born in the year 1976. Bill and Roseanne became parents of a son Jake Pentland born in the year 1978. Their youngest son follows the foot steps of his parents  and became actor, producer, writer and director. 

Unfortunately, Bill and Roseanne ended their married life with divorced on 16th January 1990. They actually lived as husband and wife for more than 16 years. And also divorced without mentioning reason for their divorce


Who is Bill Pentland Wife?

This actor Bill after divorce from his first wife Barr married again. Currently, Bill Pentland has been happily married with his 2nd wife Becky Pentland. Also, his wife Becky is a filmmaker. 

The couple has been happily married for more than 2 decades. But they haven't mentioned their marriage date and venue. Also, they haven't mentioned whether they have children or not. 


What's Bill Pentland Net Worth?

Bill Pentland has an estimated net worth of $3 Million mentioned by different reports. Surely, he has collected this hefty sum of money form his professional career. As per reports, working as an actor he had earned salary around $52 thousand

Also, he earned decent sum of money working as an writer i.e $50 thousand on average. But Bill ex-wife Roseanne Barr has an estimated net worth of $80 Million. Also, she had earned around $21 million in salary from her sitcom. 


Career of Bill

Bill began his career as a miscellaneous crew member for the movie, The Magical World of Disney in the year 1982. In the movie, he only worked for two episodes. He worked for the TV documentary, Backstage at Disney as a miscellaneous crew member in the year 1983. The TV documentary based upon  the various trial and errors that are encountered while making movies at Disney.

Then he became writer of the stand-up comedy, On Location: The Roseanne Barr Show in the year 1987 which based on the everyday life of an American family. Also, he was featured in the character of Freddy Meeker in 1989 which provided him fame and name. 

From the year 1988 to 1991, he has worked as an executive consultant for the show. He had worked for 70 episodes as an executive consultant. Some pf his credits includes 1988, Life and Stuff, 1989 House of Grown-Ups, 1990 Bird Is the Word.-1991, and The Pied Piper of Lanford. This above mentioned show  turned out to be a milestone in his career. 

Also, he has won 46 awards which include three Golden Globes, USA, and five Primetime Emmy Awards. Then he appeared in The TV documentary, The Real Roseanne Show as himself in the year 2003. Bill also was a part of the TV documentaries like 2000 Truth Behind the Sitcom Scandals 5 and E! True Hollywood Story.