Acting is one of the careers that require the actor to assume to the role assigned and do it perfectly. Such an actor is Andrew McCarthy. Andrew is an American actor, television director, and travel writer. He is popularly known for films like Pretty in Pink and others. Today let us learn more about the career, biography and net worth of Andrew McCarthy in 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
Andrew was born on 29th November 1962 in Westfield New Jersey. Andrews’s father worked in investments and stock while the mother worked for a newspaper firm. He has a brother called Justin McCarthy.
For his early education, Andrew went to Pingry school high school. Later he joined Bernard’s High School, a public school situated in town. There is no information about his college or university education
Andrew married Carol Schneider in 1999. They dated for almost twenty years. Andrew thought that Carol was in another relationship and this took him time to investigate. In 2005 the duo brought forth a son who they named Sam. Unfortunately, their marriage did not stand the test of time. In 2005 the couple divorced.
Andrew was in another relationship and in August 2011, he married Dolores Rice. The duo welcomed their first born baby girl named Willow. In 2013 and 2015, Andrew and Dolores welcomed their second and third born babies.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Andrew was in a group of teens actors called Brat in the 1980’s. He featured in various films like Pretty in Pink. His breakthrough was realized in 1983 when he was featured in a comedy film titled Class. Later in the year 1988 to 2010, he performed some hit songs like Kansas.
Apart from film performances, Andrew has acted on television series like Criminal Intent, Kingdom Hospital, Lipstick Jungle, and others. He has also directed some television series like gossip girl, The Family among others.
Andrew became a travel writer. He climbed the ladder and nowadays he is an editor at National Geographic and Traveler Magazine. In all his career, Andrew has made good money.
He has won best actor award for the film Mannequin. He has also won best short film award for the film News for the Church. He has been named as the Travel Journalist of the Year by The Society of American Travel Writers. Through the same, he has received six Lowell Thomas Awards.
Net Worth & Earnings:
Andrew has made a lot of wealth from his career as an actor, director and travel writer. He films he has performed are highly demanded in the society hence earning out of them. Being a writer of travel magazine has increased his wealth. He has also earned from the awards he has received as a writer and a film producer. Cumulatively Andrews’s net worth is estimated to $12 million.
Just like his clear look, Andrews’s life is free of controversy. There is no rumors or information that can link him with any vice. The above has enabled him, be acceptable in the society hence his career. Andrew is a very active member of social media platforms like Instagram and Facebook. He has over fifty-seven thousand followers on Facebook, eight thousand on Instagram and over sixty-five thousand on Twitter.