Bruce Campbell is a well-known American actor who is also a director, producer, writer, and comedian. Campbell is best known for portraying the role of Ash Williams in the film ‘Evil Dead’ franchise. He has also successfully appeared in the television series ‘Ash vs Evil Dead’. He has appeared in many other films and television shows like ‘Burn Notice’, ‘Crimewave’, ‘Xena: Warrior Princess’, and ‘Sundown: The Vampire in Retreat’. Here is a quick summary of Bruce Campbell’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Bruce Campbell Early Life
Bruce Lorne Campbell was born on June 22, 1958, in Royal Oak, Michigan to his parents Charles Newton Campbell and Joanne Louise Campbell.
After completing his high school from Wylie E. Groves, he went to Western Michigan University. He has been active in his career since he was a teenager and still used to go to college.
In 1983, Bruce Campbell got married to Cristine Deveau. The couple has two children named Andy and Rebecca. They divorced in 1989. In 1991, he got married to Ida Geraon who is a costume designer.
Campbell is an ordained minister. He has officiated weddings for many couples. He met Sam Raimi when he was in Wylie E. Groves High School, and later the two collaborated in making a 30-minute film.
Bruce Campbell Career, Awards & Achievement
In 1977, Bruce Campbell appeared in the film ‘It’s Murder!’. In the same year, he became the executive producer and actor of the short film ‘Within the Woods’. In 1981, he starred and executive produced the film ‘Evil Dead’. He then went on to appear in ‘Going Back’.
He has also served as the co-producer and actor of ‘Crimewave’ in 1985. His other film roles include ‘Maniac Cop’, ‘Intruder’, ‘Moontrap’, ‘Easy Wheels’, ‘Eddie Presley’, ‘Mindwarp’, ‘Waxwork II: Lost in Time’, ‘The Hudsucker Proxy’, ‘Congo’, ‘Escape from L.A.’, ‘Running Time’, ‘Menno’s Mind’, ‘Serving Sara’, ‘Sky High’, ‘Spider-Man 3’, and ‘The Escort’.
In 1992, he became the writer of the film ‘The Nutt House’. Campbell has also voiced in many films like ‘Hubert’s Brain’, ‘The Woods’, ‘The Ant Bully’, ‘White on Rice’, ‘Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs’, and ‘Cars 2’.
Campbell was seen in an episode of the TV series ‘Knots Landing’ in 1979. He then appeared in ‘The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr.’ and Hercules: The Legendary Journeys’. His other television credits include ‘Xena: Warrior Princess’, ‘The Love Bug’, ‘Jack of All Trades’, ‘Terminal Invasion’, and ‘The Replacements’.
From 2007 to 2013, he was seen in ‘Burn Notice’. In 2015, he appeared in the main role of Ash Williams in the TV series ‘Ash vs Evil Dead’.
Awards & Achievements
In 2003, Bruce Campbell won the Comedy Festival Award for his role in ‘Bubba Ho-Tep’. He has won the Fangoria Chainsaw Award four times in his career. In 2016, he won the Saturn Award and has also won the 2005 Fantasporto Film Festival Award. He is the winner of the Ashland Independent Film Festival in 2007 and has received a nomination for the DVD Exclusive Awards in 2003. Campbell has also been nominated for the Satellite Awards.
Net Worth of Bruce Campbell
Bruce Campbell has an estimated net worth of more than $10 million. This fortune comes by appearing in a number of TV series and films. He has also appeared in many television films like ‘Alien Apocalypse’, ‘Assault on Dome 4’, and ‘Tornado!’. He has served as the producer or co-producer of many films and TV shows like ‘Army of Darkness’, ‘Lunatics: A Love Story’, ‘Easy Wheels’, and ‘Man with the Screaming Brain’.
Bruce Campbell is considered one of the most popular actors in the world. He has successfully done acting and voice acting. He has provided his voice for numerous video games like ‘Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’, ‘Broken Helix’, ‘Tachyon: The Fringe’, and ‘Spider-Man’. Since 2014, he has stared the Bruce Campbell Horror Film Festival. Campbell has got fans worldwide and gained popularity after appearing in ‘Evil Dead’.