Will Theron Roth is the eldest of the three children of Mathew Roth with his first wife Laurie Metcalf. Will’s father, Matt Roth is a Hollywood actor in several television series. Matt’s ex-wife, Laurie Metcalf is a very popular and Oscars nominated actress. Will Theron is popular as the eldest son of Metcalf from her second marriage. He is also the half-younger sibling of Zoe Perry, elder daughter of Jeff Perry with Metcalf.
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Personal Life, Education, and Career of Will Theron Roth
Born to Laurie Elizabeth Metcalf and her second husband, Matthew P. Roth, on November 20, 1993. Will Theron has two younger siblings and one older half-sister. Unlike Zoe Perry, Will and his other siblings, Mae and Donovan, stay away from the media spotlight. Not much is known about Will Theron Roth.
Will Theron Roth’s Mother, Laurie Metcalf and her Personal Life
The great-niece of Pulitzer winner Zoë Akins, Laurie Elizabeth Metcalf was born in Carbondale, Illinois, the daughter of Libby, a librarian, and James Metcalf. She has two younger siblings, James and Linda. Metcalf majored in theatre at Illinois State University. Metcalf was married to actor and director Jeff Perry in 1983 for three years. They share one daughter, Zoe Perry.
Metcalf then married Matthew Roth in 1993 after they co-starred in Roseanne. They shared three children amongst them. After Will Theron the duo had Mae Akins in 2005, through surrogacy. They adopted Donovan in 2006. The couple split in 2014.
Laurie Metcalf’s Career
Laurie Metcalf began her career in the 1970s with appearances on several TV shows, including The Mary Tyler Moore Show and The Waltons. She made her film debut in 1978 with a small, uncredited role in A Wedding. In the early 1980s, Metcalf began appearing in Broadway productions. In the play I’m Not Rappaport, she made her Broadway debut in 1982 in a minor role.
The role of Jackie Harris on the sitcom Roseanne gave Metcalf her big break in 1988. Metcalf won three Emmy Awards for her work on the show. After Roseanne ended, Metcalf continued to work in film and television. She has appeared in such films as Scream 2, Runaway Bride, and Getting On. Metcalf also had a recurring role on the TV show 3rd Rock from the Sun.
More recently, Metcalf has appeared in the films Miss Sloane, The Big Sick, and Lady Bird. She was nominated for Oscars, Golden Globe, and BAFTA for her role in Lady Bird. Metcalf is a highly respected actress with a long and successful career.
All about Zoe Perry’s Career
Zoe Perry began her acting career in 2006 with a guest appearance on the television series Cold Case. She has since appeared in numerous television shows and films. Perry’s first major role was as the character Alex Dunphy in the television series Modern Family. She has also had roles in the television series The Young and the Restless and Scandal. In addition to her work on television, Perry has also appeared in the films The To-Do List and Night Owls.
Despite being raised by his famous mother, Roth stays out of the limelight. The 29-year-old doesn’t follow in his parents’ footsteps in the entertainment industry.