Kevin Spacey Wife, Family, Bio, Career and Net worth 2019
Kevin Spacey Wife and Family – Kevin Spacey is one of the most talented and versatile actors who has effortlessly portrayed prolific onscreen roles in the film industry. From playing deceptively intelligent roles to sadistic characters across various film genres, the actor, producer, director, and screenwriter’s outstanding skills have established him as an entertainment icon.
Kevin Spacey is known to be notoriously private about his personal affairs. On several occasions, the actor has explained why he loves to maintain silence about his personal life. According to Spacey, he believes that it is easier to convince his audience that he is the same character onscreen if less is known about him in real life.
Despite being a very attractive and successful man, Spacey has never has been married. However, the actor has been in various relationships with women. He was most notably, romantically linked to April Winchell from 1976 to 1977 and Dianne Dreyer from 1992 to 2000. His relationship with Dianne who is a scriptwriter has so far been the longest in his dating history.
In 2000, Dianne was Kevin’s partner to the Academy Awards ceremony where he publicly acknowledged and appreciated her in his award acceptance speech. Kevin has also been romantically linked with Jennifer Jason Leigh and Ashleigh Banfield, though those speculations remain unconfirmed.
Kevin has taken stringent efforts to keep his personal and family life private; He does have an older brother, Randy, who is a Rod Stewart impersonator and a limo driver; he also has a sister – Julie Ann Fowler Keir who is an office worker. Kevin and his brother have an estranged relationship.
Kevin Spacey is not married, as such, he has no wife nor any noted significant other. He also has no children, daughter or sons.
Despite his relationships with women, a lot of people still speculated that Kevin Spacey is gay. Many have given different reasons for their speculations but the most popular has been his unwillingness to get married even well into his late fifties.
However, in October 2017, amidst sexual abuse allegations, Kevin Spacey came out as gay. He came out in the same statement in which he apologized to Anthony Rapp, an American actor who was the first to accuse him of sexual abuse.
Kevin Spacey Fowler was born on July 26, 1959, in South Orange, New Jersey, as the youngest of three children to parents Kathleen Spacey and Thomas Geoffrey Fowler. He was raised in an average family as his mother was a secretary and his father, a technical writer and data consultant. The nature of his father’s job often made the family move around but they eventually settled in California when Spacey was four years old.
As a youngster, Spacey was quite troublesome and rebellious. He first attended Northridge Military Academy but was expelled. He then transferred to Chatsworth High School where he was first introduced to theatre and then he channeled his troublesome energy into acting.
While at Chatsworth, Spacey featured in many of the school’s stage productions and in 1977, he graduated a valedictorian. In order to further hone his acting skills, Spacey enrolled at the renowned New York City’s Julliard School, but after two years, he left to join the New York Shakespeare Festival.
Prior to his professional acting career, Spacey first worked as an amateur stand up comedian, performing in local talent circuits. Kevin Spacey made his acting debut onstage before proceeding onscreen. Through hard work, Kevin has put up creative and award-winning performances in hit projects such as The Usual Suspects (1995), American Beauty (1999) and the Netflix political series House of Cards (2013), among others.
He is a recipient of numerous awards including two Oscars and a Golden Globe among others. Spacey has also been honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Kevin Spacey’s Net Worth
Majority of his present net worth may be getting spent in battling his legal problems but over the course of his career, Kevin Spacey has amassed a huge net worth of $100 million. Much of which has come from his work on Netflix’s House of Cards and other commercially successful movies like Superman Returns in 2006.
Being an A-list actor in Hollywood meant he got paid top dollar for every project he worked on – which explains why his net worth is so sizeable.