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Joan Dangerfield Age and Bio

Joan is an international businesswoman and known as the widow of Rodney Dangerfield. Joan is a co-founder of consulting firm The Opus 73 Group and also a managing partner.

  • Birthday: 1953
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Businesswoman

Joan Dangerfield Husband – Rodney Dangerfield and Children


Joan Dangerfield is all known for being married to Rodney Dangerfield. She is a mother to two stepchildren from Rodney’s previous marriage with Joyce Indig. In 1993, Joan Dangerfield married Rodney Dangerfield. She never thought that stand-up comedian would enter into her flower shop and rob her heart. Then she was the owner of a flower shop in Santa Monica.

Rodney was previously married twice with Joyce Indig with whom he has a son and a daughter named Brian and Melanie Roy-Friedman respectively.

The renowned comedian, actor, screenwriter, and producer died on 5 October 2004 after brain surgery at the UCLA Medical Centre. Joan never married however been in an affair with billionaire Kirk Kerkorian as a widow of Rodney.

Family and Early Life

Joan was born in Utah, the United States as Joan Child. There can’t be obtained more information related to her parents, education, and siblings besides her marital life.

  • Parents: N/A
  • Husband: Rodney Dangerfield (1993-2004)
  • Children: Brian Roy and Melanie Roy-Friedman (Stepchildren)
  • Marital Status: Widow

Joan Dangerfield Height – 5 Feet 5 Inches (1.70m)

Contouring curvy body, she weighs 59 kilos followed by the height of 5 feet 5 inches. Joan Dangerfield is in her sixties though still has that youthful looks. Moreover, her long blonde dyed hair and sparking grayish eyes compel any man’s heart beat faster.

Body Measurements: 38-27-40 Inches

Joan Dangerfield has body measurements of 38-27-40 inches molding a perfect hourglass shape. She has a fair complexion, pulpy heart-shaped lips, and attractive cheekbones.

  • Plastic Surgery: Yes
  • Weight: 59 KG (130 lbs)

There are also gushes that she went through plastic surgery to lift her face and also filled her lips. The 65 years old beautiful entrepreneur enjoys music and reading some fine artworks in her spare time. She loves pampering herself goes through relaxing spas and skin care. She is very mindful on the matter of fitness and health hence regularly hits the gym.

Professional Career

Joan Dangerfield is a global entrepreneur and is a co-founder of “The Opus 73 Group”. Though her career is under the shadow of her husband Rodney’s stardom and widely known as the widow of him.

Joan had had her own flower shop in Santa Monica when she met her future husband in 1980s. She started a business with “Jungle Roses”, international flower distributing company. The company received Business of the Future award by the United Nation.

Later, she co-founded consulting firm The Opus 73 Group that recently provides investment support services to the Chinese government. The company also focuses on Hollywood entertainment as well as in media companies.

Joan also developed a site for Rodney that made him the first celebrity to acquire an official website of self. Soon after, he was also named on Website Magazine’s Top 100 Most Influential People on the Internet. After the demise of him, Joan made a documentary film regarding Rodney’s years for A&E. Furthermore, she is planning to film her husband’s autobiography “It’s Not Easy Bein’ Me”.

Currently, Joan is president of Xis Internation and also serves as CEO of the company. She is also serving in a senior position at Dangerfield Entertainment and Paper Clip Productions.

As the death of Rodney at UCLA, Joan also serves on the Advisory Board of the Department of Neurosurgery starting in 2005. She has been engaged in many charity organizations and formerly was Board of Directors of American Friends at Hebrew University in Jerusalem.

Joan Dangerfield Net Worth – $20 Million Dollars

Joan Dangerfield net worth is around $20 million dollars earned through her business venture. As a determined and hardworking woman, she started her career in young age with a flower shop later distributing flower globally. She is now involved in several famous companies in major positions.

She has accumulated blooming fortune as a pioneering businesswoman. She is the self-made, bold and independent lady who doesn’t run after sugar-daddies to afford her lavish lifestyle.