How much is the actor Macauley Culkin Worth?
Macauley Culkin, the famous child star known for his appearances in films since the age of just four is still in the industry although not as popular as before.
Everyone remembers his face in the role of Kevin McCallister in the film series- Home Alone.
Famous as one of the most talented young child star back then, he still has managed to have the steady bank balance and asset worth of $15 Million.
He later came to limelight as the member of the New York-based comedy rock band named- The Pizza Underground. However, his group met with mostly negative feedbacks from the fan members.
Born in the famous New York City of USA, he is the son of the actor, Cristopher Cornelius Culkin. Famous for his Broadway productions, his father was the influence he needed to be involved in the entertainment industry.
However, his mother Patricia Brentrup never married his father. He grew up in a large family with his seven siblings- Shane, Dakota, Kieran, Quinn, Christian, and Rory, he was raised in his hometown- New York City.
Raised in a strict Roman Catholic family, he attended the St. Joseph’s School of Yorkville for his primary schooling.
Later he changed his schools to the Professional Children’s School. While in school, he also joined the School of American Ballet.
However, no details about his University can be seen.
Influenced by his father and aunt, he began his career as an actor from the young age of just four. He began appearing in the stage production of Bach Bach babies.
Impressed by his performances, he continued getting roles for various stage plays and TV films throughout his early career phase. Famous early work of his include his role as the kidnapped victim in the action series called- The Equalizer, and also his starring roles in Uncle Buckle and The Midnight Hour.
As an Actor
With his popularity rising with his outstanding performances, he got the chance to play the lead as Kevin McCallister in the popular blockbuster film called- Home Alone.
The film released in 1990 and gained him international fame along with his breakthrough into the acting industry. The movie is rated as a very good film with 7.5 stars out of ten by the critics on the film review site- IMDb and 55% approval rate on Rotten Tomatoes.
A lot of positive feedbacks were received for his role in the movie, and he played the lead in all of the sequel of the film- Home Alone 2: Lost in New York. After his breakthrough as one of the most popular and talented young actor, he got the chance to act in several more popular films like- The Good Son, Getting Even With Dad, The Pagemaster as well as Richie Rich. For his roles in these films, he received an MTV Movie Award nomination for the Best Villain.
Although much popular from his breakthrough role, he was less and less active in the film industry after a while.
However, he did appear in smaller roles in films such as- Party Monster, Saved!, Sex and Breakfast and The Wrong Ferrari.
As a Band Member
In 2013, Culkin became a part of the comedy rock band called- The Pizza Underground. After debuting with his album, the group started their tour on January 24, 2014. However, the band was met with negative reactions which led the fans booing and throwing beer pints at the group while performing.
They canceled their tour and finally split in 2016.
|Name||Macaulay Carson Culkin|
|Date of birth||August 26, 1980|
|Birthplace||New York City, US|
|Height||5’7″ (170 cm)|
|Profession||Actor, Band Member|
|Married||In a relationship|
|Father’s name||Christopher Cornelius Culkin|
|Mother’s name||Patricia Brentup|
|Net Worth||$15 Million|
|Siblings||Rory, Kieran, Christian, Quinn, Dakota, Shane, Jennifer Adamson|
Relationships and Love Life
The young actor dated the actress Rachel Miner in early 1996. After getting serious about their relationship, the couple married in 1998. But the pair did not last and split up in 2002.
After divorcing his first wife, he then dated the gorgeous actress Mila Kunis for almost a decade from 2002 until 2010. Finally, the actor is again seen getting comfy with his new girl, actress Jordan Lane Price. They are still dating starting their love story since 2013.
Although not quite as popular as he was a child star, he seems to be still famous in the internet world. On his Twitter account, he still has over 22 thousand followers.
Gaining popularity from his child acting roles, he has managed to maintain a steady net worth value until now.
Estimated that his net worth is around $15 Million, he has not been able to garner much from his acting career recently.