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Gretchen Hillmer Bonaduce

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Nationality  United States
Name  Gretchen Bonaduce
Known for  Breaking Bonaduce
Years active  2000–present
Role  Actress
Gretchen Hillmer smiling while hands on her hips and wearing green dress
Born  September 24, 1965 (age 55), Waukegan, Illinois
Occupation  Actress, Singer, Producer
Spouse  Danny Bonaduce (m. 1990–2007), Kevin Starr
Children  Countess Isabella Michaela Bonaduce, Count Dante Jean-Michel Valentino Bonaduce
TV shows  Breaking Bonaduce, Gimme My Reality Show, Re-Inventing Bonaduce, Celebrity Paranormal Project
Similar People  Danny Bonaduce, Amy Railsback, Joseph Bonaduce, Kevin Starr, Kato Kaelin

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Gretchen Renee Hillmer Bonaduce (born September 24, 1965) is an American actress, producer, and lead vocalist for the 80's cover band The Fatal 80's. She was born in Waukegan, Illinois and was previously married to Danny Bonaduce.



Gretchen Hillmer Bonaduce looking at the sky while wearing black top, necklace and bracelets

Bonaduce is most known for Re-inventing Bonaduce (Executive Producer), Breaking Bonaduce (Executive Producer) and The 6th Annual Family Television Awards. She was also an executive producer on I Know My Kids The Next Child Star (2008) and was associate producer of the NBC show Life Moments. Bonaduce has also played herself on Inside Hollywood, Million Dollar Listing, Beverly Hills Pawn and Ex-wives of Rock, The E True Hollywood Story and most recently on Reality Ex-wives. She also made cameo appearances on Danny Bonaduce: Tabloids' Bad Boy (2006), In the Cutz (TV Series), 20 Greatest Celebreality Moments (TV Movie), Dr. Phil (TV Series), Out of Control Husbands (2006), SoapTalk (TV Series), The Big Idea with Donny Deutsch (TV Series), Love Lounge (TV Series), First Times (2005), and Bedroom Etiquette.


She is an American actress and producer.

She was born in Waukegan, Illinois and was previously married to Danny Bonaduce.

She was an executive producer in the TV Show 'I know My Kid's a Star' in 2008.

She also made cameo appearances on 'Danny Bonaduce: Tabloids' Bad Boy' Tv series in 2006.

Personal life

Danny Bonaduce smiling with Gretchen Hillmer Bonaduce and wearing blue and violet dresss at the 58th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards

On November 4, 1990, the reality star met Danny Bonaduce on a blind date. They married the same day and she became Danny's second wife. Despite the unusual start to the marriage, the two remained married for over sixteen years and had two children together, Isabella and Dante. On April 9, 2007, the two divorced, citing irreconcilable differences.

Gretchen Bonaduce smiling and wearing aqua green dress while Ron Jeremy smiling and wearing black coat


1993 America's Deadliest Home Video (Video)
2015 Cancer, it's in the System (Documentary)
2017 Gown and Out in Beverly Hills (2017-2019 TV Series)
- It's the Good, the Bad, and the Biatch-slapped. (2019)
- Pol' Atteu Couture for Partridge Family Ex, Gretchen Bonaduce and Catherine Castro Tangos her way into the boutique. (2017)
2019 The Jimmy Star Show with Ron Russell (TV Series)
- Gretchen Bonaduce (2019)
2015 One on One with Jasper Cole (TV Series)
Self - Guest
- Reality Bites with Gretchen Bonaduce (2015)
2015 Lord of the Freaks (Documentary)
2009 E! True Hollywood Story (TV Series documentary)
- Hollywood Ex-Wives (2009)
2009 Re-inventing Bonaduce (TV Series)
- Battling Bonaduce (2009)
- Re-Visiting Bonaduce (2009)
- Romancing Bonaduce (2009)
- Re-Introducing Bonaduce (2009)
2008 Gimme My Reality Show! (TV Series)
- Episode #1.4 (2008)
- Episode #1.3 (2008)
- Episode #1.2 (2008)
- Episode #1.1 (2008)
2008 VH1: All Access (TV Series)
- 20 Greatest Celebreality Fights (2008)
2006 Celebrity Paranormal Project (TV Series)
- Episode #1.9 (2006)
- Cult Commune (2006)
- Wooden Lucy (2006)
- Tanner's Ghost (2006)
- Mad Ray (2006)
- Dead Men Walking (2006) - The First Warden (2006) - Pearl's Story (2006)
2006 Biography (TV Series documentary)
- Danny Bonaduce: Tabloids' Bad Boy (2006)
2006 In the Cutz (TV Series)
- Leachman Passes a Milestone/Golf/Stuff Style & Jules Verne Gets the Star Treatment (2006)
2006 20 Greatest Celebreality Moments (TV Special)
2006 Dr. Phil (TV Series)
- Out of Control Husbands (2006)
2005 SoapTalk (TV Series)
- Episode dated 14 November 2005 (2005)
2005 The Big Idea with Donny Deutsch (TV Series)
- Episode dated 15 September 2005 (2005)
2005 Breaking Bonaduce (TV Series)
2005 Love Lounge (TV Series)
- First Times (2005)
- Bedroom Etiquette (2005)
2004 The 6th Annual Family Television Awards (TV Special)
2001 A Baby Story (TV Series documentary)
- Baby Bonaduce (2001)


Gretchen Hillmer Bonaduce Wikipedia