Allen Bonet was a famous African-American opera singer and he is also famous for being Lisa Bonet’s father and Jason Mamoa’s father-in-law. Lisa is a famous actress and wife of Jason Mamoa and she has played some famous movies like The Cosby Show, Angel Heart, and many others.
Many fans of Lisa are curious to know about her father since he is also one of the famous opera singers of his time. In this article, we are going to learn about this life.
Who is Allen Bonet?
Allen was born on February 13, 1935, and his birthplace is in Dallas, Texas, United States. His father or Lisa’s grandfather’s name is George Bonet and his mother is Jennifer Abbey.
He was born in America and his ancestry is African but his nationality is American. Allen died on November 9, 2018, and his birthplace is in Los Angeles, California, United States. On his last days, his health condition was getting bad and bad making heart attack the reason for his death. When he died at that time his age was 83.
Allen was an Opera singer
Allen was one of the successful opera singers of his time but he never got grand success in his field still, his work is denoted as one of the unforgettable works in the music world.
You can check out his YouTube channel where he has uploaded his musical works. As per reports, he has also played on stage as well for many times.
Allen daughter is a famous actress
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Allen’s daughter Lisa Bonet is one of the famous names in Hollywood and Allen is also famous as Lisa’s father. She has played many movies and also has taken part in TV series. Her role as a Sara in the TV series St. Elsewhere is one of the unforgettable acts.
From 1987 to 1989 she played in the series called A Different World and in this series, she played the role of Denise Huxtable. She also made her film debut in 1987 from the movie called Angel Heart, since then she has played in many movies.
His daughter also got married to the famous DC actor Jason Mamoa who has played role in many movies including Aquaman. Allen has three grandchildren and their name is Zoë Kravitz, she is one of the demanded actresses who has played in many top movies and her upcoming movie is The Batman. Lola Iolani Momoa and Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha Momoa were born from Lisa’s relation with Jason.
Allen has two wives
Allen has been married two times in his life and his first marriage was with Arlene Joyce Litman. They got married on 12 June 1967, in Francisco, California. Arlene was a music teacher of Jewish heritage. Due to their internal issues and personal problems, the couple got divorced after some time of their marriage life, and another time they got married to Deborah Church.
He has eight children
Allen has had eight children throughout his marriage life, their first child was Lisa who was born from Allen’s relation with Arlene and the rest of his children were from his second marriage life.
All seven daughters were daughters and their name is Anjanine Bonet, Chiara Bonet, Kaemon Allen Bonet, Kolin Bonet, Kadhja Bonet, and Aleia Bonet. As per Lisa, the relationship between her and their siblings is very close and loving whereas her father’s relationship with all of them was also very close.
Allen Bonet’s Net Worth
Being a successful singer his fortune was pretty impressive where he enjoyed $14 Million net worth which is really enough for him to live a luxury life. There is no exact net worth he has revealed to this date but as per some data and findings, the figure is just estimated.