Michael Biehn is a popular actor from America who is best known for his military roles in science fiction movies such as The Terminator (1984), Aliens (1986), The Abyss (1989) and many more. He was nominated for the Saturn Award in the category of Best Actor for his performance in the movie Aliens. Today, let’s learn more about the career, biography, and net worth of Michael Biehn in 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
Michael Connell Biehn was born on July 31, 1956, in Anniston, Alabama to his parents Don Biehn and Marcia (née Connell). His father was a lawyer.
When Michael was a child, his family shifted to Lincoln, Nebraska and then to Arizona where he completed his high school.
While studying in school he was a member of the high school drama club. Later Michael went to the University of Arizona to study drama where he was a member of the Sigma Nu Fraternity.
Michael has been married three times. On July 1980 he married his first wife Carlene Olson with whom he has twin sons Devon and Taylor. The couple divorced in the year 1987.
Later Michael married his second wife, Gina Marsh. Together they have two sons Caelan Michael and Alexander. They separated in the year 2008. He is now married to actress Jennifer Blanc. The couple has a son, Dashiell King Biehn.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Michael Biehn started his acting career in the year 1978 when he played a small role in the romantic comedy movie “Grease.” Three years later he portrayed the character of a stalker in the movie version of the novel “The Fan.”
Michael became a household name when he played the character of Kyle Reese, a soldier in the movie “The Terminator” in 1984. Later he starred in two other movies of James Cameron “The Abyss” and “Aliens.” He also did a recurring role in the movie “Terminator 2: Judgment Day”.
Michael was also seen in various popular television series such as The Magnificent Seven (1998–2000), Adventure Inc. (2002–2003), Hawaii (2004), and others. He also directed the movie “The Blood Bond” which was released in the year 2010. The following year Michael starred, wrote and directed the movie “The Victim.”
He played the role of Oscar Crocker in the 2016 action thriller film “Hidden in the Woods” and Sheriff Hodge in the movie “The Shadow Effect” in 2017.
Net Worth & Earnings:
Michael Biehn has an estimated net worth of more than $10 million. Most of the fortune is the result of his illustrious career as an actor.
He has been a part of many big budget films such as Clockstoppers (2002), Havoc (2005), The Insatiable (2006,), Grindhouse (2007), Criminal Minds (2009), Take Me Home Tonight (2011), The Dark Forest (2014) and many more.
Michael has also given his voice for the character of Hicks for the video game “Aliens: Colonial Marines,” Sergeant Rex “Power” Colt for the video games “Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon” and “Trials of the Blood Dragon.”
Michael Biehn is one of the most talented and renowned actors in the world. He has worked hard with utmost dedication and passion for achieving the fame and success which he possesses now.