Tobey Maguire is an American actor and film producer. He is popularly known for his role as Spiderman in the ‘Spiderman’ film 2002-2007. In the films, he goes by the name of Peter Parker. Tobey is also doing well in film production. Here is a quick look at the net worth, career and earnings of Tobey Maguire in 2018.
Early life and Biography
Tobias Vincent Maguire was born on 27th June 1975 in Santa Monica, California, USA.His parents were Vincent Maguire who was a chef and Wendy Brown who was a screenwriter. They sired Tobey when they were 18 and 20 years old and they got married after his birth.
Two years later they broke up and divorced. This affected Tobey’s childhood as he was shuttling between his parents. He did not get proper education and eventually dropped out of high school.
Tobey wanted to be a chef like his father but his mother convinced and encouraged him to become an actor. He started appearing in various commercials at an early age.
In 1997 Tobey started dating Rashida Jones who was an actress but in 2000 they broke up. He then started dating a jewelry designer named Jennifer Meyer who he got engaged to in 2006. They had a girl child named Ruby Maguire later that year.
In 2007 November, Tobey and Jennifer got married in Hawaii. They stayed for two years and got their second born Tobias Maguire in 2009. Their marriage did not last for long and the couple separated on October 2016 and officially divorced in 2017.
Tobey has been a vegetarian as from 1992. He, however, became a vegan in the year 2009. He was even declared the Sexiest Vegetarian in 2002 by PETA.
Career, awards, and nominations
Tobey made his debut in the film industry in 1989. He played a non-speaking role in the film ‘The Wizard’. He later acted in the film called ‘ The Boy’s Life’ where he appeared together with Leonardo di Caprio. After that, he appeared in many movies and finally had a breakthrough in 1997 after the movies ‘Pleasantville’ and ‘ The Ice Storm’. The films placed his name among the top actors of the time.
Tobey’s biggest breakthrough, however, was in 2002 when he starred in ‘Spiderman’1. The movie was a great hit and he later did ‘Spiderman 2’ and ‘Spiderman 3’. The ‘Spiderman’ series broke the records of being the highest earning films as they were smashed hits at the box office. His voice is also in the ‘ Spiderman’ game videos. All this has made Tobey a superstar and he has starred in several super hit movies since then.
As a child actor, Tobey Maguire won ‘ TFCA Award’ as well as the ‘Teen Choice Award’. He has also earned other prestigious awards and nominations throughout his acting career. These include ‘Golden Globe Award’, ‘MTV Movie Award’, ‘ Saturn Award’ as well as ‘Screen Actors Golden Globe Award’.
Net worth and earnings
The superstar has accumulated a net worth of $90 Million. His acting career is his main source of income although he has other endorsements. He is also a film producer and his production also adds to his net worth. His wealth will continue to rise as he is still acting and producing more films.
Tobey Maguire is now a well-known superstar. His acting career has given him a name and fame beyond reach. His dedication to his work has put him where he is today and he is still going strong in the acting industry. The sky is the limit for Tobey Maguire.