Eugene Levy is an actor, producer, director, comedian, writer and musician from Canada. He is probably most popular for his roles in American Pie movies. Go on reading to know Eugene Levy’s net worth in 2018, professional career and personal life below.
Eugene Levy Early Life
Eugene Levy was born on December 17, 1946 in Hamilton city in Ontario, Canada. His parent’s names are not known but his father worked at an automobile plant, while his mother was responsible for the family’s house. Eugene Levy’s family is originally from Russia.
Eugene Levy was mostly grown and raised in his hometown in Ontario. His brother Fred Levy is an executive producer of the comedy series “Schitt’s Creek” which Eugene is one of its creators. Eugene Levy completed his early schooling from the Westdale Secondary School before going to study at the McMaster University.
For his personal life, Eugene Levy has been married to the screenwriter Deborah Divine since 1977. She doesn’t have many credits in her work. Eugene and Deborah have 1 daughter and 1 son together, actress Sarah Levy and the actor, writer and producer Dan Levy.
Eugene Levy Career, Awards & Achievement
Eugene Levy made his early screen work in a comedy movie titled “Foxy Lady”, followed by a comedy horror movie titled “Cannibal Girls” which he’s one of its stars. He began rising more to prominence with his roles in the sketch comedy show “SCTV” and “SCTV Network”.
Eugene Levy has starred in several popular movies. His most popular movies including all of the comedy movies of American Pie and another comedy “A Mighty Wind”. Eugene Levy has created a sitcom along with his son titled “Schitt’s Creek” that has recently been very successful.
Eugene Levy’s 2018 plus credited acting roles so far including more of the Canadian sitcom “Schitt’s Creek”, which Eugene and his son Dan created it.
Awards & Achievements
Eugene Levy has around 70 award winnings and nominations in his credit. He has won a total of 2 Primetime Emmy Awards in the category of Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program, 3 Canadian Comedy Awards, 1 Grammy Award, among others.
In 2018, Eugene Levy got nominated for the Canadian Screen Award for Best Lead Actor in a Comedy for “Schitt’s Creek” sitcom.
Net Worth of Eugene Levy
The Canadian actor and comedian Eugene Levy net worth is about to $22 million and is expected to increase slowly by time. He made his worth and wealth from the salary and earnings he received for his work in movies and series. Eugene Levy estimated salary for “American Pie” is $1 million. It’s also important to mention that all of the American Pie movies together has grossed more than $1 billion at the box office.
Eugene Levy is one of the most talented Canadian actors and comedians of all time. His most popular role so far has been in American Pie movies. Eugene Levy is now happily living with his wife Deborah Divine.