Kevin Spacey Net Worth $100 million
Kevin Spacey salary $4,500,000
Kevin Spacey Net Worth: How rich is Kevin Spacey? & How much money is Kevin Spacey worth? Time to find out!
Kevin Spacey is an American actor, film director, producer, screenwriter, and singer, and his current net worth is $100 million.
Born in South Orange, New Jersey, his family moved to Southern California early on in his life. He went to Northridge Military Academy and Canoga Park High School, and graduated co-valedictorian from Chatsworth High School in 1977.
During his time in Chatsworth, he starred in the school’s production of The Sound of Music.
He started using his middle name Spacey on stage and tried to make it as a comedian before going to Julliard School. Consequently, he studied drama and performed stand-up in bowling alley talent contests.
How did Kevin Spacey get famous?
Following his first professional appearance on stage in New York, he made his Broadway debut in Ghosts. His work as a prominent stage actor began in 1986 with Long Day’s Journey into the Night. Jack Lemmon became his mentor.
He won a Tony Award in 1991 for his role in the Broadway hit Lost in Yonkers. His father didn’t support his dream of becoming an actor until he reached fame.
After a few roles, he earned the title of a character actor and starred in The Usual Suspects. The movie won him an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.
How does Kevin Spacey make money?
In 1995 he starred in the David Fincher thriller Seven, alongside Brad Pitt and Morgan Freeman.
Because of his love for filmmaking, he made his directorial debut with Albino Alligator in 1996. Kevin also starred in his next film he directed, Beyond the Sea, and received a Golden Globe nomination for his acting. For the soundtrack of the movie, he provided his own vocals.
He lent his voice to an animated character in the Disney-Pixar movie, A Bug’s Life. For his role in American Beauty in 1999 he won an Academy Award for Best Actor. The same year, he received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
In 2006, he played the iconic comic book villain, Lex Luthor in Superman Returns.
He is a patron of the Shakespeare Schools Festival and sits on the Board of Directors of the Motion Picture and Television Fund.
Netflix announced on March 18 2011 that Kevin will star in the David Fincher directed and produced series House of Cards. For the role of Frank Underwood, he won a Golden Globe and received numerous nominations.
The same year, he starred in the box office hit, Horrible Bosses, alongside Jason Bateman.
He executive produced the Academy Award nominated film Captain Philips in 2013.
Kevin has a lot of activity at The Old Vic, one of London’s oldest theatres. He directed and starred in many productions and got appointed as Creative Director.
In 2017 he starred in the action comedy musical, Baby Driver, which grossed $225 million at the box office.