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Who Is Melissa Gilbert Ex-Husband Bo Brinkman? Wikipedia, Married Life, Ex-Wife, & Net Worth

Bo Brinkman

Bo Brinkman is an actor and producer known for his work in films and tv shows like Last Man Club as a producer in 2016, Gettysburg as a Maj Walter H. Tylor in 1993, Goat Hill Road as a producer, and The Bay House as a producer in 2019. He is also limelight because of his married life with Melisa Gilbert and her affair with Shannon Doherty.

As for his social media background, he is not active on any social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

Who Is Bo Brinkman? Wikipedia Details

American actress and producer Bo Brinkman was born on 17 September 1956 in Pasadena, Texas, United States. His birth sign is Virgo, and he celebrates his birthday on September 17 of every year. Bo belongs to the White ethnicity and holds American nationality.

As for his physical status, he stands at the height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.76 m) and has a stable weight of 75kg (165 lbs).

Who Is Bo Brinkman Family? About Parents

Bo Brinkman was born to his mother, Mrs. Brinkman, and his father, Mr. Brinkman, in Pasadena, United States. He has not shared any details of his parents, but he is known to be the first cousin of performer Gene Autry. Gene’s maternal grandparents were also his paternal great-great-grandparents, Andrew Clinton Ozment and Margaret Malinda Pierce.

It is also unsure if he has any siblings he grew up with or not. The information about his parents and siblings is yet to be updated.

Jonathan Gilbert and Sara Gilbert are his ex-brother-in-law and ex-sister-in-law. 

Is Bo Brinkman Married? Who Is His Ex-Wife?

Bo Brinkman was first married to Valerie Helene Service in 1979, but they lasted as a married partner for only a couple of years. They parted ways and got divorced, citing irreconcilable differences as the reason for their split. 

He then married Melissa Gilbert, an actress, director, producer, and politician. They exchanged wedding vows on the 21st of Feb 1988 and had a private wedding ceremony. However, after four years, the couple decided to separate and finalized the divorce in 1992.

However, Bo’s marriage with Melissa was turned into divorce because of his cheating controversy. When he was married to Melissa, the news of him sleeping with the former Charmed actress, Shannon Doherty, was out. He had a one-night stand with Shannon, which left his wife at that time, Melissa, rage with anger. She even confessed that she would punch Doherty in the face if she ever saw her in the streets at the time. This is how their marriage ended, and they got divorced.

Since then, Bo has maintained low key personal life and has not shared his marital status.

Who Is Bo Brinkma’s Son?

Brinkman and his ex-wife, Melissa Gilbert, share one child named Dakota Brinkman. Their son, Dakota Johnson, followed their career path and is an actor famous for his work in films and tv shows like Laws of Deception, Safe Harbour and Shay, and more. He is also a businessman and has a private personal life.

When Did Bo Brinkman Start His Career?

Bo Brinkman started his career as an actor in 1993 and gained recognition for his role in Gettysburg, a movie based on the Battle of Gettysburg, one of the most significant events of the American Civil War.

He has also established himself as a director since 2016 and has some of his best works are Last Man Club, Goal Hill Road, An Occasion Hell, The Lookalike, Bail Jumper, Ice House, The Equalizer, and more.

What Is Bo Brinkman’s Net Worth?

Bo Brinkman has an estimated net worth of approximately $500k to $1 million. He has an average salary of around $54k per year as a producer in the United States. Whereas his ex-wife Melisa Gilbert has an estimated net worth of approximately $500k as of 2022, according to,