Neil Gaiman is one of the most distinguished authors from the United Kingdom. He worked on films, novels, short fictions, comic books, and theatres. His most popular work including “The Sandman” comic book series and “The Ocean at the End of the Lane” novel. You may explore in details below the life, career and net worth of Neil Gaiman in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Neil Richard Gaiman was born on November 10, 1960, in Portchester village in the United Kingdom. His father David Gaiman worked at the Church of Scientology UK branch as the head but he passed away in 2009, and his mother Sheila Gaiman was a pharmacist. His family has origins from Poland, Belgium, and other European countries.
Neil Gaiman completed his schooling from the Whitgift independent School and the Ardingly College. He lived most of his years in East Grinstead town. Neil Gaiman is the only brother of 2 sisters, Lizzy Calcioli and Claire Edwards.
Neil Gaiman has been into marriages, divorce and had children that we know of and that is confirmed. He was first married to Mary T. McGrath for around 22 years ending their marriage with a divorce in 2007. Neil and Mary had one son and two daughters together, Michael Gaiman, Holly Gaiman, and Maddy Gaiman.
Neil Gaiman has been in an open marriage with the singer-songwriter and pianist Amanda Palmer since 2011. Neil and Amanda gave birth to 1 son together, his name is Anthony Gaiman, and he was born in 2015.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Neil Gaiman debut professional work was a small story in Imagine magazine. One of his most popular novels is titled “American Gods” which was published in 2001 and was adopted to a fantasy drama TV series. One of his recent work is a book named “Norse Mythology” was published last year and it received positive reviews in many newspapers and magazines such as The Times and The Washington Post.
Neil Gaiman has received over 50 awards and honours throughout his career. His awards include Hugo Awards, World Fantasy Awards, Goodreads Choice Awards, Locus Awards, among many others.
Neil Gaiman has a lot of 2018 plus work. He appears as an actor in the sitcom “The Big Bang Theory” and in the fantasy police series “Lucifer”. His novel “Good Omens” will be soon a series to be aired this year and the next.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The English author Neil Gaiman has an estimated net worth of probably more than $22 million. He earned his couple of tens of millions in wealth from authoring books and novels which were adopted to series. There are many series that were created based on Neil Gaiman’s novels and books such as “Good Omens” and “Lucifer”.
Neil Gaiman is one of today’s most creative authors who are from the United Kingdom. His comic book series “The Sandman” is among his most popular as the characters in the book were used in films and series. Neil Gaiman is living with his second wife Amanda Palmer, and their child was born in 2015.