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

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

Jacklyn Zeman's Family

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

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


Education's Zeman

At the age of 15, she completed her high school education at 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 is 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 they 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 in 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 the mother of 2 daughters. Zeman and Gorden got married on February 14, 1988. Jacklyn's elder daughter Cassidy Zee Gorden was born on September 16, 1990, and her youngest daughter Lacey Rose Gorden was born on July 15, 1992. After living as spouses for nearly 19 years, they got divorced in the year 2007. 

Is Jacklyn Zeman still Married?

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

What's Jacklyn Zeman Net Worth? 

Jacklyn Zeman has earned an estimated net worth of $1 MillionOut of her acting career, Zeman has collected a decent net worth. By featuring in movies and tv series, she earned a 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 a photo with her friends while a private jet is in the background (Photo: Instagram)

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

Height & Measurements of Jacklyn Zeman

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

Acting Career

  • 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 of Bobbie Spencer in the year 1977. 
  • Because of her role in 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 the 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 project was “National Lampoon’s Class Reunion”
  • Zeman's been nominated four times for a Daytime Emmy Award, including three for Outstanding Supporting Actress, and for Outstanding Lead Actress all thanks to her performances.