How much is Patrick Stewart net worth?
Patrick Stewart is a British actor, a master of stage acting and performing in front of a camera. He is most famous for the character of Captain John Locke Pickard in the series “Star Trek: The Next Generation”, and then added to his career another bright spot about the character of Professor Xavier “in the movie “X-Men”.
Patrick Stewart has a net worth of $70 million.
In 1992, Patrick was being paid a base salary of $45,000 per episode for “Star Trek: The Next Generation” and then it rose to $100,000 per episode. In today’s money, that’s the equivalent of $180,000 per episode.
- He earned a salary of $5 million for the 1996 movie “Star Trek: First Contact”.
- He followed suit with $9.5 million for “Star Trek: Insurrection”.
- In 2002, he earned $14 million for his role in Star Trek: Nemesis, which also included production credits.
Patrick Stewart acts as a voice actor for commercials, lending his voice to commercials for Pontiac, Porsche, Mastercard, Goodyear, RCA Televisions, Stella Artois beer, and many more.
In addition, he has done voice work for many movies including Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius, Chicken Little, Bambi II, Ted, Ice Age: Continental Drift, The Emoji Movie, and more.
- Patrick and his ex-wife Wendy News sold a house in Los Angeles in 2004 for $6.5 million.
- In 2012, he paid $2.5 million for a duplex that features a 1,200-square-foot rooftop terrace and an additional 200-square-foot balcony in the Park Slope neighborhood of New York City.
- In 2016 Patrick sold a house in Yorkshire, England for around £535,000.
- In 2019, Stewart bought a property in Hancock Park, Los Angeles, for $4.3 million, with 4,500 square feet of living space, a pool, and lots of palm trees.
Patrick Stewart was born on July 13, 1940, his father, Alfred Steward, was a sergeant in the British Army, and his mother, Gladys, worked as a seamstress. He had two older brothers, Jeffrey and Trevor.
His childhood was turbulent, as he witnessed a sexual assault by his father on his mother as a youngster, which affected him and made him interested in the affairs of persecuted women when he grew up.
Patrick Stewart recorded his first appearance in the art scene at the age of twelve through several local drama groups after he left school at the age of fifteen, where he worked at that time as a reporter for a local newspaper and did not stay there for long due to his preoccupation with theater.
He later joined the “Bristol Old Vic” school of theater, where he made his first official appearance in 1959 in one of the “Lincoln” theaters. He also worked in the “Manchester” theater and then joined the “Shakespeare” company in the year 1966.
In 1966, he joined the Royal Shakespeare Company and remained associated with it until the early 1980s.
He made his first appearance on the stage in 1971, in Broadway, as Snow in Shakespeare’s play “A Midsummer’s Night’s Dream”, and two years later he began playing minor roles in several British and American TV series and films.
In 1987, he was cast as John Luke Pickard’s famous role in the science fiction series “Star Trek: The Next Generation (TNG)”, which lasted seven years until 1994.
The success he gained with Captain John Locke Pickard’s character gave him the opportunity to present four more Star Trek films, Insurrection and Nemesis, between 1994 and 2002.
Provided the role of Professor Xavier in the American blockbuster X-Men, which was released in 2000.
Due to his excellent British accent, he has received numerous offers to voice performances in satirical animated films, and has appeared in both Gnomeo & Juliet in 2011 and Ice Age: Continental Drift in 2012.
All this brings the net worth of Patrick Stewart more than $70 Million dollars.
Stewart married choreographer Sheila Falconer in 1966, and they have two children, Sophia, who runs a store, and Daniel, who works as an actor.
After his first divorce, he married producer Wendy News in the year 2000, but their marriage did not last long either, as they separated in 2003.
He had an affair with actress “Lisa Delon” from 2003 to 2007.
In 2013, he married “Sunny Ozil”, an American singer.
Patrick Stewart works in a variety of charitable fields as he sponsors “Refuge”, one of the organizations that care for and care for persecuted women.
As of 2021, Patrick Stewart has a net worth of $70 million.