• Born in Cherryfield, Maine USA on June 1, 1975
• Truck driver and businessman
• Former husband of American reality star, actress and screenwriter Jenni ‘JWoww’ Farley
• Starred in 54 episodes of the reality show “Snooki & JWoww"
• Net Worth estimated at over $2 million as of January 2023

Who is Roger Mathews?

American TV personality, truck driver and businessman Roger Mathews, was born in Cherryfield, Maine USA, on 1 June 1975, meaning that his zodiac sign’s Gemini. He’s probably only known for being a former husband of American reality star, actress and screenwriter Jenni ‘JWoww’ Farley.

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Education and early life

Roger was raised in Cherryfield by his parents about whom he rarely speaks in public, thus not a lot about them is known; most of Roger’s fans believe that he’s an only child, as he hasn’t spoken about having siblings.

He studied at a local high school in Cherryfield, and was passionate about playing football during his four years there; Roger was on his school’s team, and dreamed of going professional.

He matriculated in 1993, and because he hasn’t talked about further education, it’s believed that Roger chose working over enrolling at college.

Roger’s career

Roger hasn’t shared many details about his career with the public, but it’s known that he first worked as a truck driver for several years.

He’s now a self-proclaimed businessman, and is working in social media endorsement; he and American martial artist Frankie Edger have launched a business together in Ocean County, New Jersey, but no further details have been revealed about it; Roger was featured in Frankie’s podcast “Frankie & The 4 F’s” in December 2018.

Roger and Frankie are today hosting together the podcast “Champ and the Tramp”.

Reality show appearances

From 2012 through 2015, Roger starred in 54 episodes of the reality show “Snooki & JWoww”, alongside his former wife Jenni and Nicole Polizzi; it follows Nicole and Jenni during their everyday lives in Jersey City,  but the show received mostly negative reviews.

In 2017, Roger appeared in the pilot of the proposed reality show “Jeni & Roger: Domesticated”, which wasn’t picked up by any network. The year 2018 saw him appear in the episode “What’s in the Bag” of the reality show “Jersey Shore Family Vacation”.

Roger’s about to launch his acting career, having been cast to play Big in the upcoming crime thriller movie “The Bastard Sons”.

Love life and wife

Roger and Jenni were first spotted spending time together in 2012, and in an episode of the second season of “Snooki & JWoww”, the two went skydiving; after they landed, Roger proposed to Jenni with a diamond ring.

She gave birth to their daughter Meilani Alexandra Mathews on 13 July 2014; Jenni and Roger married on 18 October 2015, in front of their closest friends and family; their son Greyson followed on 5 May 2016.

Jenni filed for divorce in September 2018, and in January 2019, she accused Roger of having been physically and emotionally abusive; Roger denied the allegations in an Instagram video, but their divorce was finalized in August 2019.

Since May 2019, Roger’s been dating American hairdresser Danielle Miele, and there are also rumors circulating the internet today claiming that they’ve married, but these haven’t been confirmed by either of the two.

Interesting facts and hobbies

Roger’s a fan of tattoos, and has numerous inked onto various parts of his body.

He’s an Instagram star, as there are over 1.5 million people following him on the social media network today, and he’s posted close to 3,500 pictures and videos onto the network, most of which feature him spending time with his children.

Roger’s physically highly active, and has shown off his muscular body in some of his Instagram pictures; he works out at the gym on a daily basis.

He’s a huge fan of motorcycles, and owns several.

Winter’s Roger’s favorite season, mostly because he enjoys skiing and snowboarding with his friends.

His favorite actors are Dwayne Johnson and Tom Cruise, and some of his favorite movies include “Skyscraper”, “Black Adam” and “Jumanji: The Next Level”.

Height, eyes and wealth

Roger’s age is 47. He has brown eyes and short black hair, is 6ft 3ins (1.91m) tall and weighs about 210lbs (94kgs).

Roger’s net worth’s been estimated at over $2 million, as of January 2023.

Who is his former wife Jenni?

Jenni was born in East Greenbush, New York State USA, on 27 February 1986, so her zodiac sign’s Pisces. She’s had roles in six movies and TV series, and is perhaps known best for playing JWoww in the 2012 family comedy movie “The Three Stooges”, directed by Peter and Bobby Farrelly, and which starred Will Sasso, Chris Diamantopoulos and Sean Hayes. It follows three friends – Curly, Larry and Moe – who’ve been cast to star in a reality show; the film was nominated for four awards.

Jenni studied at Columbia High School, and was interested in dancing and singing during her teenage years. She matriculated in 2005, and then enrolled at New York Institute of Technology, from which she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in 2009.

She launched her acting career in 2010, by playing JWoww in two episodes of the reality sports show “TNA iMPACT! Wrestling”. The year 2013 saw her play Nikki in 14 episodes of the popular drama series “One Life to Live”, which won four of its seven award nominations. In 2014, Jenni played JWoww in both the comedy series “Wombmates”, and the comedy mini-series “Cribmates”, but has since had only one acting credit: in 2022, she portrayed the lead character Vicky in the comedy movie “The Mint”. It was directed by Raymond Mamrak, also starred Ashlee Keating and Kristinia DeBarge, and follows a record producer whose parents have just died, and who now has to save their record label.

From April through October 2019, Jenni dated American professional wrestler Zack Carpinello, but she seems to be single as of January 2023.

She’s a supporter of the LGBT community, and has defended them on Twitter on two occasions: the first time when people stood against now former US President Barrack Obama’s support for gay marriage, and then in 2012 when her former colleague, American actress Angelina Pivarnick, stated that gay people could simply choose to like the other gender.


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