James Heerdegen rose to popularity as a celebrity husband but he has been working behind the camera. Both the duo is from the entertainment industry. But his ex-wife Christina Ricci is known for playing unconventional characters with a dark edge.

James Heerdegen with his ex-wife Christina Ricci
Caption: James Heerdegen with his ex-wife Christina Ricci (Photo: People Magazine)

James Heerdegen Biography

This celebrity husband was surely born in the United States of America, so he has American nationality. James has kept his birth date under the wraps but his ex-wife was born on February 12, 1980

So James Heerdegen's might be in the late 40s or mid-50s after comparing age with his wife. He is of mixed ethnical groups.  

James Heerdegen Married Life; His Kids

It seems like James Heerdegen married life with his wife Christina Ricci coming to an end. But their love story started in the year 2011 when they met for the first time while working on ABC’s period flight crew show, Pan Am. In February 2012, the duo started dating each other. 

After dating for a certain period of time, they turned their love into marriage. According to reports, James and his former wife Christina tied the wedding knot in October 2013 in New York City. After their marriage, they became parents of a son Freddie Heerdegen born in August 2014. Christina has filed for divorced and started living separately.

Reason of James Heerdegen with His Wife

James Heerdegen wife Ricci filed for divorce after seven years of their marriage. His wife claimed to spit on her during the altercation according to TMZ. On  July 2, 2020, she filed for divorce at the L.A. County Superior Court.

The divorce filing comes after Christina was granted an emergency protective order against her husband after police responded to a call at the actress' home as per Us Weekly reported. 
"On 06/25/20, around 9:20 a.m., officers responded to a domestic battery radio call," the LAPD PIO confirmed to the publication adding that "a report was completed." 

Also, she requested sole legal and physical custody of their son Freddie.

What's James Heerdegen Net Worth? 

Heerdegen has been working as a camera operator. So from his work, he has been earning a handsome of money from his work. James Heerdegen has earned an estimated net worth of $2 Million according to reports Previously, his net worth was $500 thousand

The average salary of a Camera Operator is around $83,774 in the United States. Also, the salary range typically falls between $69,617 and $104,657 as per their working experience. But James' ex-wife Christina Ricci has an estimated net worth of $18 Million. Also, she has been earning a salary of  $125 thousand per episode. 

What is the Height of James Heerdegen? 

Handsome James Heerdegen has a height of 1.87 meters i.e 6 feet 2 inches. While his body weighs around 196 pounds i.e 89 kgs. James has black colored haired with light brown eyes color. 


James Heerdegen has been working as a camera operator. Working as a camera operator, he has done many projects. But the details of his works is missing. But his former wife Christina Ricci is a popular American actress who is famous for playing unconventional characters with a dark edge.