Widely known for his acting in the TV series ‘Law & Order: Criminal Intent’ and ‘Daredevil’, Vincent D’onofrio is an American actor, singer, and producer but he is primarily known as an actor. His career timeline is really interesting. Here, find out the career details and the net worth of Vincent D’onofrio in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Vincent D’onofrio was born on June 30, 1959, in Brooklyn, New York City, to Gennaro and Phyllis D’onofrio. His father worked as an interior designer and theater-production assistant while his mother was a server and restaurant manager. He is the youngest of 3 children of his parents. When he was a child, his parents separated. Thereafter, he moved to Florida with his mother. He attended Hialeah-Miami Lakes Senior High School. When he discovered his love for music and acting, he enrolled at American Stanislavski Theater and learned it professionally.
Vincent’s personal life has been a sort of messy. During the early 1990s, he fell for the actress Greta Scacchi who shared the screen with him in many films. They had one daughter in 1992. However, they never got married. Then, in 1997, he married Dutch model Carin Van Der Donk. They had one son in 1999 but soon after, their relationship messed up, and they split in the early 2000s. However, later they patched up and had another son in 2008.
Career, Awards, and Nominations
After completing his graduation, Vincent started living in Colorado and took up many small jobs to meet his financial needs. He worked as a bouncer in clubs, a deliveryman, a bodyguard, and also worked in the construction sites. Finally, in 1984, he made his Broadway debut with the play ‘Open Admissions’. For next two years, he again had to struggle. In 1986, he made his film debut with the film ‘Full Metal Jacket’. His acting in this film was highly acclaimed by the critics.
After this film, his career remained same no more. He bagged movies after movies. Some of the best films of Vincent are ‘Kill the Irishman’, ‘Crackers’, ‘American Falls’, and ‘Fire with Fire’. He has started producing the films since 1996, but he stepped into music in 2009. So far, he hasn’t released any albums rather released only single songs.
Speaking of awards, he has won many awards for his remarkable acting. He has won Saturn Award, Golden Space Needle Award for the best actor’, and ‘Lone Star Film & Television Award. He has also received MTV movie award nomination, Teen Choice nomination, and Primetime Emmy Award nomination.
Net Worth & Earnings
Vincent D’onofrio holds a successful career as an actor. He has been into film industry for more than two decades. In such a long span of the career, he must have earned a huge amount of money as some of his films were the blockbuster hits. Well, today, the versatile actor has an estimated net worth of $20 million. The major source of his earning is obviously the acting. However, he also makes a good amount of money through singing and film producing.
Vincent D’onofrio is a hard-working man. He tried his hands in three professions and achieved the success too. Be it his acting or singing; he is just unmatched. Other than his professional career, he has also founded ‘RiverRun International Film Festival’ along with his sister and father.