David James Jones

by doveclove Sat May 08 2021 Updated On Sun Dec 11 2022
David James Jones

David Zeta-Jones is the father of the beautiful Welsh actress Catherine Zeta-Jones, famous for Chicago, Mask of Zorro, The Terminal, and various TV shows and movies.

He is the owner of a sweet factory. He is of Welsh descent. 

Married life and Wife

He is a married man. His beautiful wife's name is Patricia Fair, a seamstress. 

The couple got married on 22 October 1966. They are still together, and in 2020, they celebrated their 54th wedding anniversary.

Catherine posted a photo of her parents on her Instagram and wished on their 54th anniversary with a beautiful caption. 

The caption is '54 years ago….'

David James Jones with his wife Patricia on their Wedding Day
David James Jones with his wife Patricia on their Wedding Day  Source: Instagram

About Daughter

Catherine is the second and only daughter of David. She was born in Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom, on 25 September 1969. 

She is a dancer and an actor. Both David and her mother supported to achieve her dreams.

Her parents gave a modest life. She started her dance classes at Hazel Johnson School of Dance when she was just four

David had won £100,000 in bingo which helped them pay for Catherine's ballet and dance classes. 

She was a very active child and used to participate a lot in school stage shows. 

Her dance and drama gave her local media attention at a young age. 

She wanted to be an actress from a very young age.  She traveled to London as a part of dance troupe and gave several auditions there. 

She was raised in the suburban area of Mumbles. She is very proud of her Welsh root and often visit with her family to Wales and spends time with her parents. 

David James Jones wife and children
David James Jones wife and children  Source: Instagram

Daughter High-Profile Wedding

Catherine's name was linked to popular personalities like TV personality John Leslie, singer David Essex, pop star Mick Hucknall by British media. 

In the mid-1990s, she was engaged to Scottish actor Angus Macfadyen for a short time.

After dating many men, she met Michael Douglas at the Deauville Film Festival in France in August 1998. Michael Douglas is an American actor and producer .

Danny DeVito introduced them. Michael was initially married to Diandra Luker from 1977 to 2000 before tying a knot to Catherine.

After Michael's divorce to ex-wife, Diandra was finalized, the couple did not wait long to be with each other. 

The Oscar winner Catherine and Michael got engaged on 31 December 1999

They got married at the Plaza Hotel in New York on 18 November 2000. 

The entire wedding cost was estimated to be 1.5 million pounds and was labeled as the 'wedding of the year' by BBC

OK! Magazine had signed to release pictures of a wedding with a cost of 1 million pounds.

David James Jone's Daughter's Family
David James Jone's Daughter's Family  Source: Instagram

After having a lavishing wedding with Michael, the couple has been together since then. The loving couple shares the same birthday.

Michael is 25 years older than her. He is the son of the veteran actor Kirk Douglas who died on 5 February 2020. 

The couple had to go through many ups and downs after their marriage. 

In 2010, Michael was diagnosed with tongue cancer which was emotionally very challenging for the family.

This led Catherine suffers from depression and also bipolar II disorder. 

Because of the stress and illness, the couple lived separately in 2013. They got back together in 2014 and are now happily together. 

David's Children and Grandchildren

David Zeta-Jones children Catherine, David and Lyndon
David Zeta-Jones children Catherine, David and Lyndon  Source: YouTube

David and Patricia have three children. The eldest son is David, and the youngest son is Lyndon. Catherine is only daughter of them.

Catherine and Michael have two children, a son, Dylan Michael Douglas (born on August 2000) and Carys Zeta Douglas (born in April 2003). 

Like their parents, both the children are in their journey of becoming actors. 

Micheal has a son from his early marriage named Cameron Douglas, who is an actor. He was in drug addiction but is now happily married to a yoga instructor and has a daughter.  

Net worth

David used to own a candy factory. His net worth is not revealed. 

His daughter has a net worth of 150 million dollars.

Net worth$150 million as of 2020
Income sourceFilms, TV shows, brand endorsements, etc.

Age, Height, and Weight

  1. His exact age is not available.
  2. He has an average height and weight.

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