Best known for his appearance on the CW Superhero Series Arrow, Stephen Amell is one of the most talented actors in the U.S. Besides filmography, the handsome actor is also a professional wrestling fan, who has managed to bag some appearance deals and he also participates in extensive philanthropic work. This piece zooms in on the net worth of Stephen Amell in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Stephen Adam Amell was born on May 8th, 1981 in Toronto, Ontario. The Canadian actor is the son of Thomas J. Amell and Sandra Anne (Bolte). He has English, Scottish, German and a slight trace of French-Canadian roots. Stephen is also cousin to the celebrated Canadian actor, Robbie Amell.
Stephen Amell pursued his studies after high school at St. Andrew’s College which is a private and independent school for boys. While here, he developed an intense interest in sports. Adam was a big supporter of the local teams such as Toronto Raptors, Toronto Maple Leafs, and Toronto Blue Jays.
Stephen Amell and his first wife, Carolyn Lawrence who is also Canadian, exchanged marriage vows on 8th December 2007 in Toronto. The couple, however, went their separate ways and announced their divorce in 2010. Amell found love again with his now wife, Cassandra Jean. The two lovebirds had their first wedding ceremony on December 25th, 2012 in a private ceremony in the Caribbean and the second one on May 26th, 2013 in New Orleans. Together they brought into the world their daughter, Mavi, in 2013.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Prior to taking on an acting career, Amell had worked for five years in the insurance field in his native country. His debut in the Hollywood scene was in 2004 when he was featured in the first season of the television series, Dante’s Cove, but was later replaced in the second season.
What he considers was his defining moment in his career was when he was cast in the Vampire Diaries, but it is clear that Amell’s popularity escalated to exponential levels when he took the leading role in the vastly watched TV series, Arrow.
Following that, Amell has also worked on some popular movies like Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Closing the Ring. Some TV series which he has also featured in include Supergirl, American Warrior, Private Practice and The Flash. What this talented actor can do is not limited as he is also a voice actor and has lent his voice to video games like Injustice.
Stephen is also a zealous professional wrestling fan. His first appearance on WWE’s flagship show Monday Night Raw was in May 2015, when he appeared as a special guest. Amell wrestled for Ring of Honor at Survival of the Fittest on November 17th, 2017, with a team of other wrestlers. In 2018, he competed in his first ever singles match at All In, but he lost to Christopher Daniels.
Amell is also a philanthropist and has hosted several efficacious fundraising campaigns through the crowdfunded merchandise platform Represent.com.
Net Worth & Earnings
Stephen Amell has a net worth of approximately $3 million which he mostly earned through the TV Series, Arrow. He also co-owns Nocking Point, a wine company in Walla Walla, Washington with his business partner.
With a great personality and intense desire to live his passion, Stephen Amell is just getting started with his journey to stardom. Although he initially struggled to get to the A-List, he is set to take part in more movies in the times to come, and this will boost his net worth by incredible figures.