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Jodie Sweetin Biography

Birth Name:
Jodie Lee Ann Sweetin
Birth Place:
Los Angeles, California, United States

Fast Facts

  • Was adopted at 9 months old; her biological father was one-quarter American Indian
  • Took tap and ballet lessons as a 3-year-old, and Full House producers often incorporated dance routines into her scenes on the sitcom
  • Began her career in an Oscar Mayer commercial at age 4
  • Was known for the catchphrase "How rude!" on Full House
  • Her Full House costar Candace Cameron Bure was matron of honor at Sweetin's first wedding, and Bure's daughter Natasha was flower girl
  • Released a 2009 memoir called unSweetined


  • Beatrix Carlin Sweetin-Coyle -- Daughter
  • Zoie Laurelmae Herpin -- Daughter
  • Justin Hodak -- Ex-fiancée
  • Cody Herpin -- Ex-husband
  • Morty Coyle -- Ex-husband
  • Shaun Holguin -- Ex-husband
  • Sam Sweetin -- Father
  • Janice Sweetin -- Mother