Jason Priestly is an actor and a very experienced director. He has been known for his appearance in the television series ‘Beverly Hills’. This film did air in the year 1990 to the year 2000. He has also been able to feature in the film ‘Call Me Fitz’ as Richard Fitzpatrick. He has had interest in race car driving. He is a fan of the band Barenaked ladies, and he has been able to attend many concerts of the band. Here is a quick summary of Jason Priestley’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Jason Priestley Early Life
Jason was born in the year 1969 on August 28th. His place of birth was in North Vancouver, British Columbia. His mother was a top rated actress. Her name was Sharon Kirk. Priestley did attend Argyle Secondary School that was located in North Vancouver. He has a twin sister by the name Justin Priestly. He also has two step-siblings by the name Karin and Kristi. Priestley got married in the year 2005. He married Naomi Lowde who was a makeup artist.
In the year 2007, the couple were blessed with a daughter by the name Ava Veronica. In the year 2009, they had a son. The name of the son was Dashiell Orson. His sister is also a renowned actress and has been able to appear in multiple episodes on the 90210 spin-offs. In the year 2014, he was able to publish his autobiography titled: ‘Jason Priestly: A Memoir’.
Jason Priestley Career, Awards & Achievement
He started his career in the film industry by being involved in the making of various televisions commercials. He worked with companies such as Fletcher’s Meat and also appearing as Roberto Coronado Jr. in an episode of ‘A Piece of Cake’ in the series dubbed ‘Airwolf’. He was able to appear in several episodes of the television show that was dubbed 21 Jump Street. After this, he went on to be able to feature in sitcom Sister Kate.
In the year 1990, he got selected to feature in the popular series ‘Beverly Hills, 90210’. This is the show that made him very popular. It is this show that was able to earn him a Golden Globes nomination for his work on the show. He was also the director of fifteen episodes of the show. At one time, he was able to work as the executive producer of the show. In the year 2004, he started to feature in a movie that was dubbed ‘Tru Calling’.
He appeared as Jack Harper. Among the television shows that he has been part of includes ‘What I Like About You’ and also ‘Without a Trace’ He has also been able to appear in multiple films. Among the most notable films that he has been able to appear in includes ‘Love and Death on Long Island’. He has gone on to feature in multiple series and movies as either actor or a director.
Awards and Achievements
Priestley has been able to enjoy so much success in his career. He has been able to demonstrate very high skills both as a director as well as an actor. His skills in acting have seen him get nominated for the Golden Globes Awards. He got nomination twice. He has also been nominated for the Young Artist Awards and Gemini Awards.
Net worth of Jason Priestley
Priestley has a net worth of over $20 million. This wealth has been generated from his career as an actor and as a director. He has been able to feature in multiple movies and series that has raised his net worth. He has shown excellent skills as a director, and this has raised his market value.
Priestley has been arrested several times for driving while under the influence of alcohol. This led to the suspension of his driving license, and he had to finish alcohol management program. Despite all this, he has secured his legacy when it comes to the film industry.