- Name: Kevin Spacey
- Age: 58 years old
- Height: 5ft 10in (178 cm)
- Occupation: Actor
- Net Worth: US $100 Million
- Status: Alive
Kevin Spacey is an American Oscar-winning actor, film director, screenwriter and producer. He starred as “Frank Underwood” in the Netflix series House of Cards (2013-18). His film credits include The Usual Suspects (1995), American Beauty (1999), Superman Returns (2006) and Baby Driver (2017). He won a Tony Award for the Broadway play Lost in Yonkers (1990). Kevin Spacey Fowler was born on July 26, 1959 in South Orange, New Jersey. His father, Thomas, was a technical writer, and his mother, Kathleen, a secretary. He has two older siblings, Julie Ann and Randall. The family moved to Southern California when Spacey was about 4. He attended military school followed by Chatsworth High School. He graduated co-valedictorian alongside Mare Winningham in 1977. Spacey briefly attended Los Angeles Valley College. He studied drama at NYC’s Juilliard School for 2 years.
Spacey joined the New York Shakespeare Festival in the early 1980s. He made his professional stage debut in Henry IV, Part 1 (1981). His Broadway debut was as “Oswald Alving” in a 1982 production of Henrik Ibsen’s Ghosts. Spacey won a Tony Award for his role as “Louie” in Lost in Yonkers (1985). His stage credits also include Long Day’s Journey into Night, A Moon for the Misbegotten, Inherit the Wind, and Richard III. Spacey made his small screen debut in a 1987 episode of the CBS crime drama series The Equalizer. He had a recurring role as “Mel Profitt” in the drama Wiseguy (1988). He appeared in the TV films When You Remember Me (1990), Fall from Grace (1990) and Doomsday Gun (1994). His early films include Working Girl (1988), See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989), Glengarry Glen Ross (1992) and Swimming with Sharks (1994).
Spacey won an Academy Award for best supporting actor for the mystery film, The Usual Suspects (1995). He was cast as “John Doe” opposite Brad Pitt and Morgan Freeman in Se7en (1995). He starred as “Jim Williams” in Clint Eastwood‘s Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (1997). Spacey picked up his second Academy Award for his lead role as “Lester Burnham” in American Beauty (1999). His film credits include Pay It Forward (2000) with Helen Hunt, The Life of David Gale (2003) with Kate Winslet, Superman Returns (2006) with Brandon Routh, and Baby Driver (2017) with Ansel Elgort. He wrote, directed, produced and starred in Beyond the Sea (2004). He portrayed “Jack Abramoff” in Casino Jack (2010) and “Richard Nixon” in Elvis & Nixon (2016). His upcoming projects include Billionaire Boys Club (2018) and Gore (2018).
Spacey starred as Congressman “Frank Underwood” in the Netflix drama series House of Cards. That role earned him multiple accolades, including 2 Screen Actors Guild Awards and a Golden Globe. The show was created by Beau Willimon and also stars Robin Wright, Kate Mara and Corey Stoll. Season 1 premiered on February 1, 2013. The 6th and final season is scheduled for 2018.
Kevin Spacey stands 5ft 10in tall and he’s of Swedish, English and Welsh descent. His net worth is around $100 million. He made an estimated $10 million per year for his role on House of Cards Salary. He also sold his Los Angeles Estate for $11 million in 2017. Spacey came out as gay in October 2017. This came shortly after actor Anthony Rapp alleged that he made a sexual advance to him in 1986. Rapp was 14. Prior to coming out, Spacey was linked to script supervisor Dianne Dreyer.
Kevin Spacey Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki
- Birth Name: Kevin Spacey Fowler
- Birthday: July 26, 1959
- How Old : Age: 58 years old
- Place of Birth: South Orange, New Jersey, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Leo
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 10in (178 cm)
- Occupation: Actor, Director, Producer, Screenwriter, Singer
- Years Active: 1981-present
- Net Worth & Salary: US $100 Million
- Death-O-Meter: Alive