Famous American actor and producer, Christian Michael Leonard Slater made his debut as an actor in the year 1985 with a movie. Later on, his another movie was released in the year 1988 with which he gained huge recognition. He got the opportunity to appear in many big budget movies because o which he was able to gain worldwide fame. He is working in a USA Tv series at present, and he has also been nominated for many awards and has also won many of them. Let’s check more about life and net worth of Christian Slater in 2020 in this article.
Early Life & Biography
He was born on 18th August in the year 1969 in New York City. He is the son of Michael Gainsborough and Mary Jo Slater. His father was an actor, and his mother was a producer and casting executive. He has also got a half-brother named Ryan Slater who is a famous actor. He used to go to Dalton School and then he went to Professional Children’s School.
He got married to Ryan Haddon in the year 2000. Both of them have two children named Eliana and Jaden Christopher. In the year 2003, she was arrested for assaulting Slater. He had got twenty stitches because she threw a glass and got his neck open with it. Both of them got separated to each other in the year 2004. They got separated in the year 2005 and then officially divorced in the year 2007. In the year 2013, he got married to his girlfriend named Brittany Lopez after dating her for three years.
Career, Awards & Nominations
He got his first role when he was just eight years old. He made his Broadway in the year 1980 and then he made his big screen debut in the year 1985. In the year 1991, he got the chance to work in the big budget movie with which he gained huge recognition. He has won a number of awards for his outstanding work as an actor. He is going to win many more awards and nominations in the future for his work in the different types of movies.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Christian Slater is around $23 million which he has earned by working as an actor. He has also earned money by working as a TV director, Film director and film producer other than acting profession. He got a small role in his debut film, and then he decided to pursue an acting career.
Despite being an awesome actor, he has been arrested for drink and drives case in the year 1989 and in the year 1994, he was arrested for having a gun in his luggage while boarding a commercial plane. In the year 2005, he got arrested for harassing a woman on the street. He has been well known for his charity works. He loves to promote humanitarian work and has also donated much of his earnings for charities.