Best known for his startling acting in the TV drama ‘Sex in the City’ and TV series ‘Law & Order’, Chris Noth is a popular American actor. Other than these two shows, he is critically acclaimed for his role as Peter Florrick on the TV series ‘The Good Wife’. As an actor, he is quite successful in Hollywood. Let’s get into the details to know more about the career and net worth of Chris Noth in 2020.
Early life & biography
The American actor was born on November 13, 1954, in Madison, US to Charles James Noth and Jeanne L. Parr. His full name is Christopher David Noth, and he is the youngest of his two other siblings. His father, who died in 1966 in a car accident, worked as an insurance salesman while his mother had worked as a CBS News correspondent. There is not much information about his early education. However, he completed his graduation from ‘Yale School of Drama’ where he majored in acting and drama.
Chris Noth is an ideal family man. Other than his wife, he has never been linked with any other woman. He met his wife, Tara Lynn Wilson, in 2002. Soon, the couple started dating. They welcome their son, Orion Christopher Noth in 2008. In 2012, they made their relationship official and got hitched. As of now, their relationship is going strong, and they’re the happy parents of a 10-year old boy.
Career, awards & nominations
Chris Noth was interested in acting since his childhood. By the time of his graduation, he had already acted in nearly 25 productions. Though they were his college stage performances, they were enough to give him a broad exposure. In 1981, he made a short appearance in the film ‘Cutter’s Way’ and made his Hollywood debut. In the late 1980s, he made his TV debut by making an appearance in the TV series ‘Hill Street Blues’. Till 1990, he starred in a few other TV dramas and films, but none of them could really earn him a notable success.
In 1990, he bagged the role of Detective Mike Logan on the TV drama ‘Law & Order’. After this, his career changed forever. He appeared in many successful films including ‘sex and the city, ‘the perfect man’, cast away’, Lovelace’, and ‘white girl’. His popular TV dramas include ‘sex and the city’, the good wife’, law & order’, and ‘gone’.
Moving on to the awards and nominations earned by Chris Noth, he has won several prestigious award nominations throughout his career but could never make it happen as a winning award. He has won 4 Screen Actors Guild nominations and 2 Golden Globe nominations.
Net worth & earnings
Today, Chris Noth is 63 years old, but throughout his career, he only focused on acting. Maybe, that’s why he managed to achieve gigantic success on this field. As of now, the prominent actor is said to have an estimated net worth of $25 million. He has earned his net worth mainly through his acting career. He is also a co-owner of a music group named ‘The Cutting Room’ which also adds up a significant amount of money to his net worth.
Though Chris Noth is now an old man, he is still giving back to back successful films. Call it his stardom, experience, or his own versatility; he alone can make any film go hit at the box office.