Kevin Spacey Net Worth $50 Million
As a child, Kevin Spacey grew up in California. He began to work on the stage in the 1980s. Before long, he was cast in roles on television shows and films. He earned an Academy Award for his work in the Usual Suspects and American Beauty. In addition to these projects, he has starred in L.A. Confidential, Superman Returns and Pay it Forward. Some of his earliest work was as a stand-up comedian.
Encouraged by his attempts at comedy, Spacey studied at the Julliard School from 1979 to 1981. Some of his earliest roles included a portrayal of a quaint millionaire on the show L.A. Law. He received another bump for his career with work in the show, The Murder of Mary Phagan. Starting in 2003, Kevin Spacey began work as an artistic director with the Old Vic Theatre in the United Kingdom. Although his time is occupied by work with the theatre, he has still managed to star in shows like House of Cards.
While with the theatre, he served as the star of projects like the Moon for the Misbegotten. Although he is notoriously secretive about his private life, Spacey is active politically. He is an admirer of former President Clinton and met Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez. He was also the host of a Nobel Peace Prize Concert in 2007.