Who Is Toni Lawrence? Ex-Wife Of Billy Bob Thornton

by Manisha Sat May 21 2022 Updated On Fri Sep 09 2022
Who Is Toni Lawrence? Ex-Wife Of Billy Bob Thornton

Toni Lawrence is an American actress and artist. She is the ex-wife of actor and musician Billy Bob Thornton

She was born in 1948 in Los Angeles, California. Her parents were Marc Lawrence and Fanya Foss.

Toni Lawrence's ex-husband Billy Bob Thornton
Toni Lawrence's ex-husband Billy Bob Thornton Source: Instagram

Married Life Of Billy

Billy is happily married to Connie Angland. They met each other on the movie set. 

Connie worked as a makeup effects crew member at that time. He dated her for more than a decade. 

They were blessed with a daughter named Bella after dating for two years. 

He was hesitant to marry her immediately because of his many failed marriages. 

The couple finally exchanged their wedding vows as husband and wife in 2014

Their wedding was a private affair. 

They have been married for eight years.

After many failed relationships, Billy has finally found the love of his life. It was Connie who renewed his faith in love and marriage.

Billy Bob Thornton with his wife Connie Angland
Billy Bob Thornton with his wife Connie Angland Source: Instagram

Billy Had Many Unsuccessful Marriages  

The actor has been married surprisingly six times to date. His first marriage was with Melissa Lee Gatlin

They share a daughter. They got separated after being married for two years. 

Then, he dated actress Toni Lawrence. They tied the knot in 1986. 

They also decided to end their marriage just after a year. 

After that, he exchanged his wedding vowed with Cynthia Williams in 1990. They were co-stars in a movie. 

They split after a brief period. Then, Billy tied the knot with a Russian actress named Pietra Dawn Cherniak

He has two kids from his marriage with Pietra

Thornton then started dating actress Laura Dern. 

They got engaged at first and to be married, but things turned sour when he met Angelina Jolie

Angelina and Billy made their relationship official in 2000. Unfortunately, his marriage to her also did not last long. 

They got divorced in 2003. After separating from Jolie, he was linked to actress Tea Leoni. 

After several failed relationships, he finally found his everlasting love Connie Angland.


Toni is 74 years old, born in Los Angeles.

Net worth

Her ex-husband's Lawrence's net worth is estimated to be $45 million. He has this whopping net worth from his acting and singing career. 

He has managed to earn a fortune from his contribution to the entertainment industry as a screenwriter and producer.

Changed After Younger Brother Jimmy's Death

In 1998, Billy's brother died suddenly of a heart problem. 

He was carefree for years before Jimmy died. 

After his demise, Billy never trusted the happiness sense. He had to force himself to think that things would be okay. 

He has never been the same since his brother died. He said that he is 50% sad and 50% happy. 

He said that the only advice he can give to people who have lost someone in their life is that they won't ever get over it. 

He confessed that he did not want to forget his brother and didn't want to forget what it felt like when he died because he deserved it. He was so important to him. 

He even said that if he had to suffer it, had to be sad, and be lonely for the rest of his life; then for him, it is the way of honoring his brother. 

He added it is okay to feel that way. 

Billy Can't Say No To His Fans.

In an interview, Billy said that he owned his fan. 

When fans stroll in while he is shooting, he stops and lets them take pictures with him. 

He can't say no to his fan. He shared an incident when he was shooting. He was supposed to be talking to one of his pals on the phone. 

He was walking down the Venice Broadway and shooting that scene. Suddenly, a man riding a bicycle asked what he was doing. 

So he could not help himself and stopped and talked to that man. 

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