With his many talents, John C. Reilly has made a name for himself. The American actor is also a producer, screenwriter, singer, and comedian. His entrance into acting was in 1989. His role in Casualties of War marked it. He is a source of encouragement to those who are not yet where they want to be. Reilly moved from acting small to prominent roles. What about the look at his story? Let us take a look at the net worth of John C. Reilly in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Reilly was born in 1965 on 24th May as John Christopher Reilly. His place of birth was Chicago in Illinois. He was born into a family of 6 as the fifth child. His father’s name is John Reilly, Sr.
Growing up, John was a follower of the Roman Catholic faith. When the time came for him to start his education, he enrolled at the Brother Rice High School. He has also attended the DePaul University as well as The Theatre School of the same university.
His love life is impressive. John C. Reilly married Alison Dickey almost three decades ago. Dickey is an independent film producer. The two met in Thailand during the set of Casualties of War. The meeting led to their marriage in 1992. They have two sons. Despite being celebrities, they have balanced that and their family life.
Career, Awards & Nominations
After his debut role in 1989, his career path took a turn for the better. The following year, he acted in Days of Thunder. Other sequent parts in the 1990s included What’s Eating Gilbert Grape, The River Wild, Hard Eight, Boogie Nights as well as Magnolia.
His music career is also outgoing. He owns a band by the name John Reilly & Friends. He has acted in a television series titled Check It Out! With Dr Steve Brule. His voice acts include voicing the title character in Wreck-It Ralph. He also played the lead role in a comedy, Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007).
He has been a nominee of 2 Phoenix Film Critics Society Award, 4 Independent Spirit Awards, 1 Satellite Award, 1 Grammy Award, 3 Golden Globe Awards, 1 Gotham Award, 2 Screen Actors Guild Award and a Tony Award among others. He has also won a Florida Film Critics Circle Award, Screen Actors Guild Award, Las Vegas Film Critics Society Award and Broadcast Film Critics Association Award among others.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of John C. Reilly is about $55 million. He has been acting since 1989. Over the years, he has made appearances in almost 50 films. In addition to that, he has voice acted, performed comedy as well as stage art. The performances and the sales of albums by his band also earn him money. That is how he has amassed his wealth.
In addition to the efforts of Reilly, we also have someone else to thank. It is none other than Brian De Palma. He discovered the potential of this great actress. His fans love his roles. They were surprised when he voice acted for the first time in 2012. However, he did not disappoint him. He is a man worth following no doubt.