Jacklyn Zeman became popular after playing the role as Barbara “Bobbie” Spencer on General Hospital.

Caption: Picture of American actress, Jacklyn Zeman (Photo: Instagram)


Early Life & Family of Jacklyn Zeman

Born to parents Richard S. Zeman (father) and mother Rita Zeman-Rohlman in Englewood, New Jersey. Her birth of date is March 6, 1953 under birth sign Pisces. Jacklyn was raised in a Jewish family. 

Her father Richard worked as systems engineer and mother Rita magazine supervisor. Having American nationality, Zeman is of white ethnicity. Her interest in acting grew since her childhood. Also, Jacklyn's parents full supported her on the journey of her becoming an actress. 

  

Jacklyn Zeman's Education

At the age of 15, she completed her high school education from Bergenfield High School located in Bergenfield, New Jersey. On a dance scholarship, Jacklyn joined a private New York University located in New York City, New York. 


Married Thrice; Who is Jacklyn Zeman Husband?

Jacklyn Zeman had three spouses/husbands who got married thrice. Murray Kaufman popular DJ known as Murray the K is the first spouse of Jacklyn. They tied the wedding knot on September 16, 1979. Unfortunately, their married life didn't last long then got divorced in the year 1981. 

Jacklyn Zeman with her two daughters Cassidy & Lacey
Caption: Jacklyn Zeman with her two daughters Cassidy & Lacey (Photo: Instagram)


After a year of their divorce, her ex-spouse Murray died on February 21, 1982, in Los Angeles, California, United States. His main cause of death is cancer. She tied the knot with 2nd husband Steve Gribbin in the year 1985. Then she faced 2nd marriage failure after they got divorced 1986 just after a year. 

Jacklyn Zeman with her ex-husband Glenn Gorden
Caption: Jacklyn Zeman with her ex-husband Glenn Gorden (Photo: Depositphotos)


Because of her third marriage with Glenn Gorden, she became mother of 2 daughters. Zeman and Gorden got married on February 14, 1988. Jacklyn's elder daughter Cassidy Zee Gorden born on September 16, 1990 and youngest daughter Lacey Rose Gorden born on July 15, 1992. After living as spouse for nearly 19 years, they got divorced in the year 2007. 


Is Jacklyn Zeman still Married?

After facing three times marriage failure, Jacklyn didn't marry again. So, Zeman isn't still married now. Since divorce with Glenn, she remains single and living a low profile life regarding her personal life. 


What's Jacklyn Zeman Net Worth? 

Out of her acting career, Jacklyn Zeman has collected net worth over $1 Million. By featuring in movies and tv series, she earned hefty sum of money. She earned wealth and fame out of working in the entertainment industry. 

Jacklyn Zeman posing for photo with her friends while private jet in the background
Caption: Jacklyn Zeman posing for photo with her friends while private jet in the background (Photo: Instagram)


Zeman appeared in the movie 'Class Reunion' collected $10 million at the box office against the production budget of $3 million. Then she became part of $30 million budget movie Young Doctors in Love. She might earned money between $60 thousand to $120 thousand for acting in movies & tv series. Jacklyn has been living a comfortable life out of her earning. 


Height & Measurements of Jacklyn Zeman

Beautiful actress, Zeman has healthy body who has attractive personality.  
  • Jacklyn Zeman Height: 5 feet 4 inches, or 1.62 m or 64 inches or 162 cm
  • Jacklyn Zeman Weighs: 147 pound or 67 kg
  • Hair: Reddish Color
  • Eye: Dark Brown Color


Acting Career of Jacklyn Zeman

  • She started her foray into acting after playing the character Lana McClain in the soap opera “One Life to Live” in 1976. 
  • The soap opera follows the story of the Lord family especially their relationships and aired as a part of ABC programming for 43 years. 
  • Then she had a guest role in the CBS soap opera entitled “The Edge of Night”.
  • Jacklyn had one of her biggest roles in “General Hospital” playing the role as Bobbie Spencer in the year 1977. 
  • Because of her role on General Hospital, she rose to popularity. 

Jacklyn Zeman picture collection of then & now
Caption: Jacklyn Zeman picture collection of then & now (Photo: Soap Opera News)


  • Also, the series “General Hospital” medical drama holds the Guinness World Record for longest running American soap opera in production. 
  • From the year 1977 to 2010, Jacklyn played the role of Bobbie Spencer before taking a three year break. 
  • In the year 2013, she returned to the soap and has been with the show ever since. 
  • Her most notable acting projects being “National Lampoon’s Class Reunion”
  • Zeman's been nominated four times for a Daytime Emmy Award, including three for Outstanding Supporting Actress and one for Outstanding Lead Actress all thanks to her performances.