Anthony Mackie is a well known American actor. He is best known for his appearances in Academy Award-winning films ‘Million Dollar Baby’ and ‘The Hurt Locker.’ He has also appeared on Broadway and Off-Broadway projects. Let’s now have a closer look on the net worth of Anthony Mackie in 2018.
Early Life And Biography
Anthony Dwane Mackie was born on September 23, 1978, in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. His parents were Willie Mackie and Martha Gordon. He started his studies at Warren Easton Sr Highschool.
He later joined New Orleans Centre for Creative Arts, and he graduated at the North Carolina School of Arts in 1997. He then graduated as a member of Group 30(1997-2001) from the Julliard School division.
Anthony Mackie is married to Sheletta Chapital. She was his longtime girlfriend, and they got married in 2014. The couple has been blessed with three children. Mackie ventures in business and he once opened a couple of bars but later closed them.
His elder brother Calvin Mackie was a former associate professor at Tulane University and is a motivational speaker as well as an entrepreneur.
Career, Awards, And Nominations
After studying drama, Anthony wanted to pursue an acting career. His first appearance was in the movie ‘8 Mile’ in 2002 which was a debut film for Eminem. He had a starring role in 2003 in the film ‘Brother to Brother’ and was nominated for various awards for his role.
After that he was in a box office hit movie ‘Million Dollar Baby,’ and he was widely recognized for his outstanding performances. Later he starred in ‘The Hurt Locker,’ and he also received awards for it.
Anthony has also starred in known superhero flicks like ‘Captain America’ and ‘The Avengers.’ He has also done a few television series like ‘As if,’ ‘All the way’ and ‘Law & Order. Apart from all that Anthony has done stage plays like Jitney, Talk and Ma Rainey’s Blackbottom. He is currently working on an Avengers film scheduled for release in 2019.
Throughout his career, Anthony has been nominated many times for his outstanding performance. He won an Obie Award for ‘Broadway’ in 2002. He also won the Black Reel Award in the movie ‘The Hurt Locker’ for Best Supporting Actor. He as well won the same award in the ‘Night Catches Us’ for Best Actor.
Net Worth & Earnings
The actor has managed to accumulate a total of $6.5 Million as his net worth. This is mainly from his acting career. He has appeared on various box office hit movies that have grossed into millions. His business ventures have also contributed to what he has today. His net worth is expected to rise as he still has upcoming projects.
Anthony Mackie studied drama with an intent of becoming an actor, and for sure he has made it. His outstanding performance has seen him grow very famous in the movie industry. He has managed to have a large number of die-hard fans who always look forward to his incredible performances.