Eric McCormack is a Canadian-American actor who is best known for appearing in the television series ‘Will & Grace’. He has won several awards and has also starred in movies. He is currently appearing in ‘Travelers’ since 2016. The actor has been active in his career for over three decades. Let’s find out more about how much is the net worth of Eric McCormack in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Eric James McCormack was born in April 1973, in Toronto, Canada. He is the son of James “Keith” McCormack and Doris McCormack. His father was a financial analyst in an oil company, and his mother was a homemaker. He has two younger siblings.
He was involved in theatre from a very young age. He went to Sir John A. Macdonald Collegiate Institute in Ontario. His classmate was David Furnish. After completing his high school, the actor went to Ryerson University School of Theatre for acting. He has appeared in many theatre productions including ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’, ‘Three Sisters’, and ‘Biloxi Blues’.
In 1997, Eric McCormack got married to Janet Leigh Holden. The couple has a son named Finnigan Holden McCormack. In 1999, he became an American citizen, and he holds dual citizenship. He has residences in Vancouver and Los Angeles. McCormack is also a philanthropist and supports the Project Angel Food. He supports same-sex marriage and is a Democrat.
Career, Award & Nominations
In 1986, Eric McCormack made his television debut by appearing in the TV movie ‘The Boys from Syracuse’. He appeared in ‘E.N.G.’ in 1991. From 1994 to 1996, the actor was seen in ‘Lonesome Dove: The Series’. He also had a recurring role in ‘Townies’. He has been appearing in ‘Will & Grace’ since 1998 and has appeared in over 200 episodes.
His other television credits include ‘Trust Me’, ‘The Andromeda Strain’, ‘The New Adventures of Old Christine’, ‘Pound Puppies’, ‘Perception’, ‘Full Circle’, and ‘Travellers’. McCormack has been nominated several times for the Golden Globe Awards. He has won awards like the GLAAD Media Award, Emmy Award, TV Guide Award, Screen Actors Guild Awards, and Satellite Awards.
In films, McCormack was first seen in ‘The Lost World’ in 1992. In 2000, he acted in ‘Here’s to Life!’. His other movies roles include ‘The Sisters’, ‘Immigrants’, ‘My One and Only’, ‘Knife Fight’, ‘Barricade’, ‘Alien Trespass’, and ‘Free Enterprise’.
Net Worth & Earnings
A very successful actor who has won many awards must have got good money. He has acted in both films and television and has also lent his voice in many TV shows. The actor has got a net worth of over $18 million. He is a very talented actor who began his career by appearing in theatres. His TV movie credits include ‘Family of Strangers’, ‘The Man Who Wouldn’t Die’, ‘Island City’, ‘Borrowed Hearts’, ‘The Audrey Hepburn Story’, ‘Who Is Clark Rockefeller?’, and ‘A Heavenly Christmas’.
Eric McCormack is a very successful actor who rose fame after appearing in ‘Will & Grace’. He has many fans across the world, and no controversy is known against him.