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David Johansen Net Worth, Biography, Family, Age, Height, Career

David Johansen Net Worth, Biography, Family, Age, Height, Career, and all the other facts and data about the artist are provided in this article. Do you want to know more about the famous and popular American artist David Johansen? If yes, you have come to the right place. Below, you will find all the information about the artist. Scroll down and read the entire article thoroughly.

David Johansen Net Worth

The very well-known David Johansen is an American singer, songwriter and actor. He is popularly known as one of the main members of the band called New York Dolls, a seminal proto-punk band. Also, he is recognized by the name of Buster Poindexter for his work. He has also worked as the Ghost of Christmas Past in the American Christmas fantasy film Scrooges (1988).

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David Johansen has earned most of his wealth and income from his singing and acting career. According to some sources, David Johansen Net Worth can be estimated at approximately $5 Million.


Besides singing and writing songs, Johansen also has a successful career in acting. During the 1980s, 1990s and 2000s, he worked in various films and television shows. He appeared briefly in the American drama television series named Oz.

David Johansen Biography

Johansen was born on 9th January 1950 in Staten Island, New York, United States. He began his career in the late 1960s. He became the lead singer of a local Staten Island band named Vagabond Missionaries. After that, he became a member of the New York Dolls as a singer and songwriter. He wrote various songs with guitarist Johnny Thunders. The band released two albums, i.e., New York Dolls in 1973 and Too Much Too Soon in 1974. Although the band was praised critically, it did not succeed commercially.

In 1976, Johansen started working on his solo career. He released two solo albums called In Style and David Johansen. In the late 1980s, he got his pseudonym Buster Poindexter through a commercial accompanied by The Uptown Horns. He got his first hit song Hot Hot Hot as Buster Poindexter.

David Johansen Family

American Singer and Songwriter David Johansen was born in the borough of New York City, Staten Island. His mother, Helen, was a librarian, and his father was a former opera singer. Johansen’s father was Norwegian American, and his mother was an Irish American.

Johansen has been married thrice. He married Cyrinda Fixe, an American actress, in 1977 and got divorced in 1978, a year after the marriage. After that, in 1983, he married an American portrait photographer and writer, Kate Simon. The couple separated in the year 2011. Presently, David Johansen is married to Mara Hennessey, an artist. They got married in the year 2013.

David Johansen Age & Height

Born on 9th January 1950, the American singer, songwriter and actor David Roger Johansen is 73 years old (as of 2023). As per some sources, he is about 6 feet and 2 inches (188 cm) tall.

David Johansen’s Net Worth
Name David Johansen
Full Name David Roger Johansen
Another Name Buster Poindexter
Profession Singer, Songwriter and Actor
Father’s Name Unknown
Mother’ Name Helen
Date of Birth 9th January 1950
Birthplace  Staten Island, New York, United States
Hometown New York City, United States
  • Cyrinda Foxe (m. 1977; div. 1978)
  • Kate Simon (m. 1983; div. 2011)
  • Mara Hennessey (m. 2013)
Age 73 years old (as of 2023)
Height  6 feet and 2 inches (188 cm)
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Nationality American
Siblings Unknown
Children None
Weight Unknown
Net Worth $5 Million (approximately)

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David Roger Johansen Career

Below, we have provided a list of the films and television shows in which David Johansen has worked.

  • Night Lunch (1975)
  • Miami Vice (1984)
  • The Equalizer (1985)
  • Candy Moutain (1988)
  • Married to the Mob (1988)
  • Scrooged (1988)
  • The Ventures: 30 Years of Rock ‘n’ Roll (1989)
  • Let it Ride ( 1989)
  • Teles from the Darkside: The Movie (1990)
  • Desire and Hell at Sunset Motel (1991)
  • Freejack (1992)
  • Mr Nanny (1993)
  • Naked in New York (1993)
  • September Songs- The Music of Kurt Weill (1994)
  • Car 54, Where Are You? (1994)
  • Burnzy’s Last Call (1995)
  • Cats Don’t Dance (1997)
  • Oz (1997)
  • The Deli (1997)
  • Nick and Jane (1997)
  • 200 Cigarettes (1999)
  • New York Dolls: TV Treasures (2000)
  • The Fifth and the Fury (2000)
  • Deadline (2000)
  • 25 Years of Punk (2001)
  • Campfire Stories (2001)
  • God Is On Thir Side (2002)
  • Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus (2003)
  • End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones (2003)
  • Crooked Lines (2003)
  • Mayor of the Sunset Trip (2003)
  • Teen Titans (2003)
  • Lightning in a Bottle (2004)
  • New York Doll (2005)
  • Punk: Attitude (2005)
  • New York Dolls: All Dolled Up (2005)
  • The Harry Smith Project Live (2006)
  • The Return of the New York Dolls (2006)
  • Motherfucker: A Movie (2007)
  • the Old, Weird America: Harry Smith’s Anthology of American Folk Music (2007)
  • New York Rock at the BBC (2008)
  • New York Dolls: Live From The Bowery (2011)
  • New York Dolls: Lookin’ Fine on Television (2011)
  • Clockwork Orange Country (2012)
  • Glass Chin (2014)
  • A Very Murray Christmas (2015)
  • Vince Giordano: There’s a Future in the Past (2017)
  • Above the Shadows (2019)
  • Centaurworld (2021)
  • Personality Crisis: One Night Only (2022)

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