Brendan James Fraser is an American-Canadian actor with an estimated net worth of $25 million as of 2022.
He earned the majority of his wealth from his professional career as a film and stage actor. He is an outstanding actor who is well known for appearing in comedic, fantasy, and science fiction films.
Read on to know more about Brendan Fraser in our article below.
Everything about Brendan Fraser
Fraser was born in the year 1968 in Indianapolis, Indiana. He holds dual American and Canadian citizenship. He completed his graduation from Seattle-based Cornish College of the Arts in 1990.
At a modest acting school in New York City, he learned the craft. He intended to attend Southern Methodist University to get a Master of Fine Arts in Acting, but he detoured to Hollywood on the way and chose to stay to pursue a career in movies.
In the 1991 movie Dogfight, Fraser made his acting debut as a sailor going to Vietnam. Next year he got the opportunity to work in a lead role in Encino Man which was a moderate box office hit.
He gained prominence for portraying the character of Rick O’Connell in the popular horror adventure movie series, The Mummy Trilogy (1999–2008). He acted in more than 55 movies and 18 TV shows in his career spanning more than three decades.
Brendan Fraser’s acting profession and other commercial endeavors have generated a yearly income of $6 million for him. Fraser received $12.5 million and $10 million for his roles in “The Mummy Returns” and “Bedazzled,” respectively.
Additionally, he received $4 million apiece for his performances in “The Mummy” and “Dudley-Do-Right.”
Notable Films & TV Shows
Fraser has played as lead actor in many comedy and fantasy films like Encino Man (1992), Airheads (1994), George of the Jungle (1997), Dudley Do-Right (1999), Monkeybone (2001), Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008), Inkheart (2008), and Furry Vengeance (2010).
He also starred in dramatic cinema by taking up roles in movies like School Ties (1992), With Honors (1994), The Passion of Darkly Noon (1995), Mrs. Winterbourne (1996), Gods and Monsters (1998), Crash (2004), Journey to the End of the Night (2006), and Gimme Shelter (2013).
Fraser has performed in many successful TV shows like the History miniseries Texas Rising (2015), the Showtime drama series The Affair (2016–2017), the FX anthology series Trust (2018), the Epix series Condor (2018), and the DC Universe / HBO Max action series Doom Patrol (2019–present).
Awards & Nominations
He won four prestigious awards in his career spanning more than three decades. He received Seattle International Film Festival Award for Still Breathing and three awards under different categories by Hollywood Film Festival Award, Broadcast Film Critics Association, and Screen Actors Guild Award for his role in Crash.
He was also nominated for Chicago Film Critics Association Award, Saturn Award, Blockbuster Entertainment Award, Teen Choice Award, and Gotham Awards for his outstanding performance in Encino Man, The Mummy, The Mummy Returns, and Crash.
Brendan Fraser is the owner of a sizable number of properties. He continues to have a residence close to Manhattan, New York, Ontario, etc. His Beverly Hills property was sold very recently.
Hudson Hornet automobiles have always been Brendan Fraser’s favorite and are especially dear to him. He also has other stunning vehicles, like BMWs, Ferraris, and others in his car collection.
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