Tobey Maguire, the ‘Spiderman’ famed actor, Apart from ‘The Spiderman film trilogy,’ the actor is also known for ‘The Cider House Rules,’ ‘Seabisuit,’ ‘The Great Gatsby,’ and ‘Pleasantville.’ His journey from a child artist to one of the most prolific actors in Hollywood has been thriving. Let’s have a look at his Hollywood journey, biography, and net worth. Keep reading to know more about Tobey Maguire’s net worth in 2018.
Born on June 27, 1975, Santa Monica, California, Tobey Maguire is an American actor and producer. His parents were the unwed teenagers when he was born. Soon after his birth, his parents got married, but within two years, they ended up with a divorce. Thus, Tobey had an unusual childhood shuttling between his father and mother. This affected his education as well. He could never gain a proper education.
His father, Vicent Maguire, was a chef. As a little child, Tobey too wanted to walk in footprints of his father, but it’s his mother Wendy Brown, who was a screenwriter in Hollywood, encouraged him to become an actor. He took him in an acting class, and this was the moment he made up his mind to become an actor.
Tobey has swept millions of girls off his feet, but there are a few girls who stole his heart. First, he came into the relationship in 1997 with actress Rashida Jones, but the couple broke up in 2000. Then, he fell for jewelry designer Jennifer Meyer. The couple got engaged in 2006 and the same year blessed with a baby girl. They married in 2007 and welcomed their second child in2009. After 10 years of their marriage, the couple separated in 2017.
His mother wanted him to be a superstar, so she has trained him since his childhood. Before his film debut in 1989 with ‘The Wizard,’ he appeared in many commercials. In that film, he played a minor nonspeaking role. His acting career actually began with the film ‘The Boy’s Life’ in which, he came with Leonardo di Caprio. Thereafter, he regularly appeared in the films but could never make it a big. His career leaped in 1997 when two of his films named ‘The Ice Storm’ and ‘Pleasantville’ garnered huge acclaim. With these films, he had earned a status of an actor.
The biggest breakthrough of his career came in 2002 when he was cast in Spiderman. All three movies of Spiderman series were the smash hit at the box office and went on becoming the highest earning films of the year breaking all the records. After this series, Tobey was no more mere an actor, rather he has become a superstar. So far, he has been starred in many super hit movies.
Awards & achievements
Tobey Maguire has earned several prestigious awards and nominations during his entire career. As a child actor, he has won ‘Teen Choice Award’ and ‘TFCA Award.’ As an actor, he has bagged many awards & nominations such as ‘MTV movie award,’ ‘Saturn award,’ ‘Golden Globe award, and ‘Screen actors golden globe award’ among others.
Net worth of Tobey Maguire
Tobey Maguire is a successful actor turned producer. He is said to have made $1.5 million alone from Spiderman 3. Now, you can assume how much net worth he would have accumulated in total. As of today, the Greek-god actor has piled up a massive net worth of $75 million. Apart from the endorsements, the film industry is the only source of his income. He recently turned into a producer, so could not get any major success but as an actor, he rules everywhere. His net worth is estimated to rise in the coming years as he is actively involved in acting as well as film producing.
Be it the success, name or fame, the versatile actor has touched the milestone. He has come a long a way to enjoy the status that he boasts today.