William Fichtner is an American actor who rose into fame after his jaw-breaking acting in the TV series ‘Invasion’ as Sheriff Tom Underlay. Other than ‘Invasion’, he is also known for the TV series Alexander Mahone, Prison Break, and Entourage. Here, take a close look on William Fichtner’s net worth in 2019 and his entire acting career.
The American actor was born as William Edward Fichtner Jr. on November 27, 1956, in East Meadow, Long Island, New York. He belongs to German, English, and Irish descent. His parent’s names are Patricia A. and William E. Fichtner. William was brought up in Cheektowaga, New York where he attended Maryvale High School. After his high school, he attended Farmingdale State College briefly and then, moved to SUNY Brockport where he earned a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice. Later, he also enrolled at American Academy of Dramatic Arts and learned acting.
Talking about his love relationships, unlike other actors, William was never involved in random relationships. He has been married twice and is presently the loving husband of his wife Kymberly Kalil whom he married in 1998. The couple has one child together. Prior to this marriage, he was married to Betsy Aidem. They also had a child together.
William Fichtner developed the interest in acting when he was in college. Don Harvey, the counselor of his college, encouraged him to make a career in acting. In fact, he took him to his first Broadway show. Initially, he had to struggle but in 1987, he managed to make his acting debut. He appeared as Josh Synder in the TV soap Opera ‘As the World Turns’. Though it was not very successful, he managed to grab the public attention. Following that, he had regular appearances on the big screen. Two years later, he was featured in the TV series ‘A Man called Hawk and also in ‘Baywatch’. These two TV series helped him to establish himself as great actor.
In 1994, he made his feature film debut with the film ‘Quiz Show’. By the time, he was already an established actor and appeared in many films in a short span of time. In 2005, he appeared in another TV series ‘Invasion’ which turned out to be the biggest success of his career. Invasion, Virtuosity, Strange Days, Heat, and Reckless are a few the most notable works of William Fichtner.
Awards & achievements
Over his entire career, William has won nearly 7 nominations and 5 awards. He has won Award Circuit Community Award, Boston Film Festival Award, and Gold Derby Award. He has also been honored with Honorary Doctorate by Farmingdale State School.
Net worth of William Fichtner
William Fichtner is primarily active as an actor. Other than acting, he is not involved in any other profession. He is also an old man right now. Maybe, that’s why his net worth has been affected in recent years. As of now, the talented actor is estimated to have an impressive net worth of $11 million. He has churned out this amount of money solely through the acting.
Even at the age of 61, William Fichtner is quite active professionally. Presently, he is working on 2-3 films and on one TV series. He is undoubtedly a successful actor.