David McCallum is a well-known American actor and musician who has got his first recognition in 1960 for playing the role of a secret agent in The Man from U.N.C.L.E. and also played the role in international recognition where he got more popularity for the role of the medical examiner in the series of NCIS. Now let’s have a close look on David McCallum’s net worth in 2019.
David Keith McCallum was born on September 19, 1933, in the Maryhill, Glasgow. He was the second son of his father Dorothy Dorman who was a cellist and orchestral violinist. At the age of three, his family was shifted to the London as his father has to play for the concertmaster in Philharmonic Orchestra, London. After the Second World War, he again back to Scotland and stay with his mother at Gartocharn.
He completed his graduation from the University College School and also won the scholarship. In 1946, David started working for BBC radio repertory company and also involved in the amateur drama. When he was 17 years, David has made his appearance in the open air production with play and pageant union.
McCallum has started his career as the assistant manager of Glyndebourne Company in 1956. He started his career in acting in 1947, worked for the BBC Radio as a boy voices. From the Whom the Gods Love, he started his first acting which is a British film. After the photo-shoot by A James Dean, he has got more fame on Rank Organization and gives him an opportunity in 1956. He also played a role as a Juvenile delinquent in Violent Playground and has worked for his first film Freud: The Secret Passion in 1962.
In 1963, he played a role of Lt Cdr Eric Ashley in the great escape and also makes his appearance in several television series. He has got the offers from the different TV shows like Colditz, Kidnapped where he got the chance for more than two years. In 1979, he grabs the chance and works for the ITV’s which a science-fiction series Sapphire and Steel.
McCallum started his music career in 1960 and record back to back four albums for the Capitol Records. In the edge, he has made his own version which was appeared in the film Baby Driver in 2017. He also played bass with the band in a night club in the man from uncle episode, in his own composition, he also played guitar and also played different instruments in the Broadway Affair. In 2016, he also released crime novel with the title ‘Once a Crooked Man’ and also started his second novel further.
Awards & Achievements
David has got several achievements working as an actor, musician. He got the Emmy Award two times for playing the role of the secret agent and becomes the nominees for more than four years. For playing the roles in different movies, he got the chance to play the role in the greatest story ever told, the great escape, the wind and the watcher in the woods. In the television series, he also played roles in different shows like Sex in the city, JAG, The Replacements, Law & Order and Babylon 5.
Net Worth of David McCallum
David McCallum is a Scottish famous person who has a net worth of $10 million. He usually takes the salary of $75,000 in every single episode. The starting of his earning has come from the role that he played for the secret agent who born in Russia as a television series in 1960. After getting too much fame, he also started his music album and got the good response from the viewers. He also wrote a novel which was launched in 2016.
McCallum is now considered as the man with multi-talent. He never thought that he will become popular among the people from his small acting. While working for the BBC radio, he always keeps in mind to do that work which is interesting and makes him happy.