Tim Allen is an actor, comedian, producer, and director from America. He began his career doing stand-up comedy shows before knowing that he would end up being one of the highest TV stars of all time and gaining a lot of fame for “Home Improvement” series. Here is a quick summary of Tim Allen’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Timothy Alan Dick was born on June 13, 1953, in Denver, the capital of Colorado, United States. His father Gerald M. Dick was a real estate agent but he died in a car accident in 1964, and his mother Martha Katherine Dick was a service worker. Following his father’s death, his mother Martha Katherine Dick married a business executive who was with her in high school.
Tim Allen moved with his mother after her marriage and with his 4 brothers to Birmingham, Michigan. He was mostly grown there, and he went to the Seaholm High School. Tim Allen attended the Central Michigan University and then transferred to the Western Michigan University. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in communications and specialized in TV and radio production, and minor in design and philosophy. Tim received an honorary Fine Arts degree in 1998.
For his marriage, Tim Allen was first married to Laura Deibel. They got married in 1984, separated in 1999 and divorced in 2003. Tim and Laura gave birth to 1 daughter, her name is Katherine Allen, and she was born in 1989.
Tim Allen has been married to the actress Jane Hajduk since 2006. Tim and Jane gave birth to 1 daughter, her name is Elizabeth Allen Dick, and she was born in 2009.
Tim Allen didn’t start his career in the TV, he first started as a comedian specifically in a night at the Mark Ridley’s Comedy Castle club, and then began doing TV commercials. Later, he moved to Los Angeles and began performing at The Comedy Store before appearing on night talk shows doing stand-up comedy.
Going more into the TV, Tim Allen made his debut movie appearance in a stand-up comedy titled “Comedy’s Dirtiest Dozen.” From 1991 – 1999, he had his best and most popular and successful TV work in a comedy series titled “Home Improvement,” for which he earned many awards and recognition for. Tim Allen experienced his first high grossing movie in a Christmas family comedy titled “The Santa Clause.” The animated comedy adventure movie “Toy Story” and its installments are also a successful voice acting work by Tim.
Tim Allen’s most recent work is in the comedy series “Last Man Standing,” and his 2018 – 2019 work including the 4th “Toy Story” installment and maybe another season of his most recent series.
Awards & Achievements
Tim Allen has a great list of award nominations and winnings. For “Home Improvement” series he won many awards including Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite TV Actor and People’s Choice Award for Favorite Male TV Performer.
Tim Allen won the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Comedic Movie Actor for “The Santa Clause.” He also won the Annie Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement for Voice Acting by a Male Performer in an Animated Feature Production “Toy Story 2”.
Net Worth of Tim Allen
The estimated net worth of the actor and comedian Tim Allen is $85 million. He made his fortune from the TV movies and series he appears on. Tim Allen total salary for “Toy Story” movie and its installments is around $14 million, and he earned $1.25 million per episode of “Home Improvement” series making him one of highest paid TV stars.
Tim Allen is one of the highest paid TV series actors of all time. He earned more than a million per episode and many awards for his most successful and popular series “Home Improvement.” Tim Allen is married to Jane Hajduk, and they are happily living together.