Steven Van Zandt is a musician and actor from the United States of America, who is also popular as Miami Steve and Little Steven. He is currently one of E Street Band members as he’s one of their guitarists and vocalists. Go on reading to know Steven Van Zandt’s net worth in 2018, professional career and personal life below.
Steven Van Zandt Early Life
Steven Van Zandt birth name is Steven Lento. He was born on November 22, 1950 in Boston, the capital of Massachusetts, United States. His original father name is not known and his mother Mary H. Lento got married again when he was 7 years old to William Brewster Van Zandt, and that’s from where he got his last name, Van Zandt.
Steven Van Zandt was mostly grown and raised in his hometown in Massachusetts and in New Jersey after he moved there along with his stepfather and his mother. He has 1 stepbrother and 1 stepsister, playwright and actor Billy Van Zandt and Kathi Van Zandt who is a writer. Through his stepbrother, his sister in law is the actress and singer Adrienne Barbeau.
Steven Van Zandt got kicked out of school when he attended the Middletown High School because of his long hair but he went back again and graduated from there to make his mother happy.
Coming to his personal life, Steven Van Zandt has been into a marriage and doesn’t have any children that we know of. He has been married to the actress who doesn’t have many appearances, Maureen Van Zandt.
Steven Van Zandt Career, Awards & Achievement
Steven Van Zandt participated along with the singer-songwriter and musician Bruce Springsteen in bands during their early days such as in Steel Mill. Steven founded the Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes band with Southside Johnny around 1975. He worked on many albums throughout his career starting with “Darkness on the Edge of Town” which was released in 1978.
As an actor, Steven Van Zandt made an outstanding performance in the crime drama series “The Sopranos” which made his appear as a professional actor from nowhere. After that, he starred in the comedy drama series “Lilyhammer” along with Trond Fausa and Steinar Sagen and his performance went to give him more prominence in the acting industry.
Steven Van Zandt doesn’t have any acting roles in 2018 or 2019 that we know of.
Awards & Achievements
Steven Van Zandt has received a number of awards throughout his career as an actor and musician. He has won 2 Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for “The Sopranos” series, and 2 Monte-Carlo TV Festival Golden Nymph Awards for Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series for “Lilyhammer” series.
Steven Van Zandt also won the International Documentary Association Award for “Sun City: Artists United Against Apartheid” video. According to the Grammy Awards website, he won the 2008 Grammy Award for Best New Age Album for “Crestone”.
Net Worth of Steven Van Zandt
The American actor and musician Steven Van Zandt net worth is estimated $90 million and is not expected to increase much by time. He made his wealth from the salary and earnings he received for working on music and for starring in series. Most of the albums which Steven Van Zandt worked on ranked on top charts in several countries which means that they made thousands of copies in sales.
Steven Van Zandt is a talented musician and actor who doesn’t have many acting roles yet his performance has been noted. He has worked on more than 30 albums with different musicians through his career that were all successful. Steven Van Zandt is currently happily living with his wife Maureen.