If you were a teenager going to school in the 1980’s then you probably remember Dean McDermott, the hunky 6’3” gorgeous actor who made women of all ages go weak in the knees. He was featured in some of the best movies of that time. Dean McDermott is an actor, producer, director and a chef. Keep on reading to know more about Dean McDermott’s net worth as of 2018.
Dean McDermott Early Life
Dean McDermott was born on 16th November, 1966 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada to parents- Doreen and David McDermott. He is the only brother of three sisters. He started acting and looking for roles when he was 19 with the help of an acting agent. Finally, he bagged a role in one of the most popular Canadian series, “Due South”. Since then, he has done many movies and roles in Canada as well as in America.
Dean McDermott was first married to Mary Jo Eustace whom he later divorced in 2006. They have one son together named Jack Montgomery. He then married fellow actress, Tori Spelling whom he met on the sets of the movie “Mind over Murder” in 2006 and they have been married since then. They have five children together; three sons and two daughters. He is Canadian in origin. However, he got his American citizenship on 21st August, 2010. In 2014, he entered rehab for some health related issues.
Dean McDermott Career, Awards & Achievement
Dean McDermott has shown great acting skills in movies, like “Against the Ropes” and “Irvine Welsh’s Ecstasy” to name a few. In the movie, “Due South” he played the character of intellectually challenged Mountie Constable Turnball. His comic timing provided comic relief to the audience. Being a hockey fan in real life, when he got the role of the captain of a hockey team in the movie, “Power Play” he was elated to play the part.
Dean’s big break came when Kevin Costner cast him in the 2003 western drama, “Open Range”. He dated Tori Spelling on the sets of “Mind over Murder” and that’s when he gained wider fame outside of Canada. He has also appeared in two made for television Christmas movies, “Santa Baby 2: Christmas Maybe” and “A Christmas Visitor”. He was the main lead in the romance drama, “Always and Forever” and won many hearts instantly.
He has had recurring roles in television series such as “Tracker”, “CSI- Crime Scene Investigation” and “Earth: Final Conflict”. He also did a reality TV show, “Tori & Dean: Inn love” along with his wife. In the show, you could see the highs & lows, the intimate moments and their beautiful bond. He’s a professional chef as well and has used his culinary skills on show as well as on print. He hosted “Chopped Canada” for two seasons and also published his culinary book called “The Gourmet Dad”.
Awards and Achievements
Dean McDermott has been in the industry since the eighties and along with his professional life, his personal life has made it to the screen. He received his first nomination for his role as a farmhand in the TV movie, “Lives of Girls and Women”. He hasn’t received any awards yet, but he has starred in many movies and TV shows and his hunky personality has won hearts of many around the globe.
Net Worth of Dean McDermott
The net worth of Dean McDermott is $4.5 million. He has earned this and more through his role in 30+ movies and as many television series.
At the age of 51, the gorgeous and talented actor has contributed a lot to Canadian and American cinema. His career was at its’ peak in the 1990’s when he was considered the national heartthrob and since then, he will always remain in the list of the actors who entered the industry with the promise of revitalizing it. We wish him luck for his future!