David Soul is a famous American British actor and singer. David is most renowned for his role Detective Kenneth Hutchinson in ‘Starsky & Hutch.’ In 2004, David Soul became a British citizen. Continue reading to find the net worth of David Soul as of 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
David Soul was born as David Richard Solberg on 28th August 1943 in Maidstone, Chicago, Illinois, US. His mother, June Johnanne (Nelson) was a teacher. His father, Dr. Richard W. Solberg was a Professor of History and Political Science; served as a Lutheran Minister and Director of Higher Education for American Lutheran Church; served as Senior Representative for Lutheran World Relief during the reconstruction of Germany after World War II.
David Soul studied from several schools including Augustana College, University of the Americas in Mexico City and the University of Minnesota. While in Mexico, David learned how to play the guitar.
In 1964, David married Mirriam ‘Mim’ Russeth, had a daughter and divorced next year. In 1968, David married Karen Carlson, had a son and divorced in 1977. He married Patti Carnel Sherman, had a child and divorced in 1986. In 1987, David married Julia Nickson, had a son, China Soul (singer and songwriter), and divorced in 1993. In June 2010, David Soul married Helen Snell in the UK. David also has romantic relationships with Lynne Marta and Alexa Hamilton. Since the mid-1990s, David has been living in London, and he became a dual citizen of UK and US as of 2004. ,
Career, Awards & Nominations:
David Soul made his first appearance as a singer in ‘The 10 O’Clock Scholar’, a club in Minneapolis. David Soul’s singing career was fruitful. He released several albums and global super-hit singles like ‘Don’t Give Up on Us Baby’ and ‘Silver Lady.’ At age 24, David Soul was noticed and made to sign a contract with a studio based in North Dakota.
David Soul studied acting from Irene Daly School of The Actors Company and from Columbia Workshop in Hollywood. He made his appearance on television playing minor roles in 1964s ‘Flipper’, 1965s ‘I Dream of Jeannie’ and 1971s ‘All in the Family.’ In 1973, David Soul enacted as one of the corrupt motorcycle cops in Clint Eastwood’s ‘Magnum Force.’ Several television executives noticed David Soul’s talents.
David Soul enacted good-looking Detective Kenneth Hutchinson on the television series ‘Starsky and Hutch’ (1975-1979). This show ran for four seasons. In 1988, David Soul drew critical reviews after enacting Michael Lee Platt (real life and cold-blooded cop killer) in the ‘Line of Duty: The F.B.I. Murders’. In the 1990s, David Soul toured worldwide performing with several theatre productions.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The net worth of David Soul is $6.5 million. Most of David Soul’s wealth comes from his professions as an actor and singer. David Soul has earned from the sale of his various albums and his super-hit singles. David has earned appearing in different minor and major roles on numerous episodes on television series. David Soul has performed on-stage while touring worldwide. He has made a fortune acting in every show.
David Soul has used his own earned money for different awareness including animal welfare, HIV education, shutdowns in the US steel industry, the Vietnam War, and World Hunger.