David Hyde Pierce is a popular actor from the United States. He also works as a comedian and director. He is best known for portraying the role of Dr. Niles Crane in the television series ‘Frasier’. Pierce is also known for appearing in theater plays. Some of his popular film roles are ‘Addams Family Values’, ‘Across Five Aprils’, ‘Little Man Late’ and ‘Crossing Delancey’. Here is a quick summary of David Hyde Pierce’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
David Hyde Pierce Early Life
David Hyde Pierce is the son of Laura Marie and George Hyde Pierce. He was born on 3 April 1959, in Saratoga Springs, New York.
After completing his high school, he went to the Yale University. He has also been to the Bethesda Episcopal Church where he used to play the organ.
David Hyde Pierce is an openly gay celebrity. In 2008, he got married to Brian Hargrove. He is the godfather of Finn, who is the son of Jane Leeves.
He has also worked for people who have Alzheimer’s disease in the USA. He is known for his distinctive and mellow voice. In 1977, he won the Yahoo Medal.
David Hyde Pierce Career, Awards & Achievement
In the beginning, David Hyde Pierce used to do a number of small jobs. He later studied at Michael Howard Studios to pursue a career in acting. In 1987, he was seen in an episode of ‘Spenser: For Hire’. In 1992, he was seen in the television series ‘The Powers That Be’.
From 1993 to 2004, Pierce was seen as Dr. Niles Crane in ‘Frasier’. In 1996, he lent his voice in ‘Mighty Ducks’. He has also guest appeared in the TV series ‘Crime Story’, ‘Dream On’, ‘Saturday Night Live’, ‘The Outer Limits’, ‘Caroline in the City’, ‘The Good Wife’, ‘When We Rise’ and ‘Julie’s Greenroom’.
He made his film debut in 1988. The following year, he was seen in the movie ‘Vampire’s Kiss’. In the 1990s, he acted in films like ‘Little Man Tate’, ‘Sleepless in Seattle’, ‘Wolf’, ‘The Fisher King’, ‘Nixon’, ‘Addams Family Values’, and ‘Across Five Aprils’.
In the 2010s, Pierce starred in the movies ‘Down with Love’, ‘Full Frontal’, and ‘Wet Hot American Summer’. He has voiced in the movies ‘Treasure Planet’, ‘Hellboy’, ‘Forever Plaid: The Movie’, ‘Stingray Sam’, and ‘A Bug’s Life’.
Pierce has also acted in television films like ‘Jackie’s Back’, ‘On the Edge’, and ‘The Amazing Screw-On Head’. His short film includes ‘Happy Birthday’, ‘Laud Weiner’, ‘Ripple’, and ‘The Appointments of Dennis Jennings’.
Awards & Achievements
David Hyde Pierce has been nominated five times for the Golden Globe Awards. He has won the Primetime Emmy Awards four times in his career. He is also a six-time winner of the American Comedy Awards. In 1997, he won the Cable ACE Award for his role in ‘The Outer Limits’. He has been twice nominated for the Gold Derby Awards. Other awards won by him include Screen Actors Guild Awards, TV Guide Awards, and Online Film and Television Association Awards.
Net Worth of David Hyde Pierce
The estimated net worth of David Hyde Pierce is more than $50 million. The actor made this net worth by starring in several television shows and movies. He has been active in his profession for over three decades. Apart from acting in films and televisions, Peirce has also appeared in stage plays. Some of his theater credits include ‘Hello, Dolly!’, ‘I Shoulda Been You’, ‘Accent on Youth’, ‘A Wonderful Life’, ‘The Heidi Chronicles’, ‘Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks’, ‘Spamalot’, and ‘Curtains’.
David Hyde Pierce is one of the most famous actors in the world. Throughout his career, he has won many awards and has got fans from across the world. He is a very talented actor who is still active in his profession. He has also done voice acting.