Anthony Michael Hall is an American film producer, actor and director. As a child, he appeared on stage as well as commercials. Hall’s screen debut was 1980, and in the 1980s, Michael starred in various films that were teen-oriented. He has directed films which include National Lampoon’s Vacation, The Breakfast Club, Sixteen Candles and Weird Science.
He later appeared in Saturday Night Live, Out of Bounds, Six Degrees of Separation, Out of Bounds, Pirates of Silicon Valley, Edward Scissorhands and The Dead Zone. Keep reading to know more about Anthony Michael Hall’s net worth in 2018.
Anthony Michael Hall Early Life
Michael Anthony Hall was born in 1968 on 14th April to Mercedes Hall and Larry. His mother’s and father’s careers were a blue-jazz singer and auto-body-shop owner, respectively. Hall was only six months old when his parents separated. He was their only child. His birthplace was West Roxbury which is a neighbourhood in Boston, Massachusetts. He and his mother left for West Coast but later relocated to New York City.
His mother remarried to a show business manager named Thomas Chestaro. That marriage led to the birth of his half-sister known as Mary Chestaro.
He went to St. Hilda’s & St. Hugh’s School, New York. Later he transferred to Manhattan’s Professional Children’s School. After completing his high school, he did not join college.
Hall is the godfather of Indio Falconer Downey who is the son of Robert Downey. He resides in Playa del Rey, California.
Anthony Michael Hall Career, Awards & Achievement
Hall was just seven years when he began his career in commercials. He appeared in various commercials for Bounty as well as toys including the Honeycomb, cereal kid. In The Wake of 1977, he was young Steve Allen. his screen debut was in The Gold Bug aired in 1980. He rose to fame after being featured in Six Pack (1982). The following year, he portrayed the character of Chevy Chase, Rusty Griswold as well as the son of Beverly in National Lampoon’s Vacation.
In the 1980s, he appeared in others such as Sixteen Candles, The Breakfast Club, Weird Science, Out of Bounds, and Johnny Be Good among others. Hall then appeared in Whatever happened to Mason Reese, Into the Sun, Six Degrees of Separation, Hail Caesar AND Ripple in the early 1990s. During the late 1990s, Michael acted in Exit in Red, The Grave, Trojan War, Cold Night Into Dawn, Revenge and Dirt Merchants.
For the 2010s, Anthony has had roles in Happy Accidents, The Photographer, The Caveman’s Valentine and Freddie Got Fingered. As of 2017, he had portrayed characters in Funny Valentine, Dead in Tombstone, Live by Night, Bodied, Results and Aftermath among others.
Hall has also appeared in Television series including The Gold Burg, Saturday Night Live, The Dead Zone, Rosewood, Awkward, No Ordinary Family and Community just to mention a few.
Awards & Achievements
Hall was position 4 in the VH1’s list of the 100 Teen Stars in 2016. That same year, he was number 41 on their list of 100 Greatest Kid Stars. During the MTV Movie Awards of the previous year, he has received the silver bucket of excellence award.
Net Worth of Anthony Michael Hall
Anthony Michael Hall has an estimated net worth of about $8 million. His primary source of income is his acting career. He has made earnings from his many appearances in commercials, movies and television series since he was seven. In addition to that, he makes money as a film producer and director of several films. With the various sources of income, he has accumulated the wealth that he owns.
Anthony Michael Hall is an award-winning actor. Additionally, he is a director as well as a producer. Hall has worked in various films together with John Hughes. Hall has been in the film industry since he was seven. The chances are high that he is still single because there is no information regarding his married life or children.