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Kevin Spacey Net Worth

Updated January 2, 2020
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How much is Kevin Spacey worth? $100 million

How did Kevin Spacey earn his money and wealth?

Kevin Spacey was born on July 26, 1959, in South Orange, New Jersey to Thomas Fowler and Kathleen Fowler. He is better known by his stage name Kevin Spacey. This American actor is also a singer, screenwriter and movie director, and producer. Kevin Spacey began with his acting career with his first professional stage appearance in ‘Henry VI, Part 1’ in the year 1981. Kevin Spacey made an appearance as Oswald in ‘Ghosts’ in 1982. In the year 1984, Kevin Spacey appeared in ‘Hurlyburly’. He came into the limelight as a stage actor in ‘Long Day’s Journey into Night’ in the year 1986 alongside co-actors Jack Lemmon, Peter Gallagher and Bethel Leslie.

Kevin Spacey made his major television appearance in the second-season premiere of ‘Crime Story’. Even though he soon had an interest in acting in movies, Kevin Spacey still remained actively involved in the live theatre community. Few of Kevin Spacey’s early television series is ‘The Murder of Mary Phagan’ (1988), ‘See No Evil’ and ‘Hear No Evil’ (1989). He earned a lot of fan base via his performance on the television series ‘Wiseguy’ after which he gained bigger roles in films like ‘The Ref’ (1994), ‘Swimming with Sharks’, ‘Glengarry Glen Ross’ (1992). His work in the 1995’s film ‘The Unusual Suspects’ made him win the Academy Award in the Best Supporting Actor category.

He won an Academy Award for Best Actor for his performance in the 1999’s film ‘American Beauty’. The same year, Kevin Spacey was also honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. He also won the Laurence Olivier Award in the Best Actor category and also earned a Tony nomination for ‘The Iceman Cometh’ in the year 1999.

In 2000, Kevin Spacey played the role of a physically and emotionally scarred grade school teacher in the film ‘Pay It Forward’. In 2001, he played the character of a patient in a mental institution in the film ‘K-Pax.’ He performed as a singer Bobby Darin in ‘Beyond the Sea’ in 2004 for which he received many positive reviews and also a nomination for Golden Globe Award for his performance.

In 2006, Kevin Spacey worked in the film ‘Superman Returns’ and played the role of Lex Luthor. He was to star in the movie’s sequel in 2009 but the series was instead rebooted in the year 2013 with ‘Man of Steel’. In the 2004 video game ‘Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’.

What are the highest grossing movies of Kevin Spacey?

1-Superman Returns (2006): $200,081,192

2-American Beauty (1999): $130,096,601

3-Horrible Bosses (2011): $117,538,559

4-A Time to Kill (1996): $108,766,007

5-Baby Driver (2017): $107,825,862

Read More: Best Kevin Spacey Movies and TV Shows

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