How rich is Dan Castellaneta?
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Dan Castellaneta information
Dan Castellaneta information
|Birth date:||October 29, 1957|
|Birth place:||Oak Park, Illinois, United States|
|Height:||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|Profession:||Comedian, Actor, Television producer, Singer, Screenwriter, Voice Actor, Writer|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Spouse:||Deb Lacusta (m. 1987)|
|Parents:||Louis Castellaneta, Elsie Castellaneta|
|Siblings:||Paula Castellaneta, Gina Castellaneta|
|Albums:||I Am Not Homer, Two Lips - The Lost Album|
Dan Castellaneta Net Worth, Biography, Wiki 2016
Daniel Louis Castellaneta was born on 29 October 1957, in Oak Park, Illinois USA, of Italian descent. He is an actor, screenwriter and comedian, probably best known for working on such shows as “The Simpsons”, “Earthworm Jim”, “Back to the Future: The Animated Series”, “The Tracey Ullman Show” among many others. During his career, Dan has been nominated for and has won different awards; for example, Emmy Award, Annie Award, WGA Award, Young Artist Award and others. Dan has been working in the movie and television industries for a very long time and he has achieved huge acclaim and respect among others. That is why Dan still continues receiving invitations to involve himself in various projects.
So how rich is Dan Castellaneta? It is estimated that Dan’s net worth is $60 million. He mainly gained this sum of money while working on “The Simpsons” for a really long period of time, actually more than 25 years. Undoubtedly, his other appearances and projects have also had a huge impact on the growth of Dan’s net worth.
Dan Castellaneta Net Worth $60 Million
Dan became interested in acting from a very young age, and when he was 16 years old he started attending acting lessons and improving his skills. Castellaneta studied at the Oak Park and River Forest High School and later continued his studies at Northern Illinois University, where he studied art education. Later he worked as a student teacher and he really enjoyed this job. At the same time he regularly appeared on the radio show called “The Ron Petke and His Dead Uncle Show”. In 1983 Dan became a part of the improvisational theatre called “The Second City”, and soon he received an invitation to work on “The Tracey Ullman Show”, which had a huge impact on the growth of Dan Castellaneta’s net worth. As animated shorts were a part of this show, soon it grew into the much acclaimed show “The Simpsons”. Dan still voices such characters on the show as Homer Simpson, Barney Gumble, Krusty the Clown, Mayor Quimby among many others, and soon it became one of the main sources of Dan’s net worth.
Although Dan is mainly known for his work on “The Simpsons”, he also has appeared in many other shows and movies. Some of them include, “Return to Never Land”, “The Cat in the Hat”, “Super 7”, “Everybody Loves Raymond”, “Futurama”, “Jackie Chan Adventures”, “All Grown Up!” and others. All these appearances increased Dan’s net worth a lot, and made him more popular among audiences.
If to talk about Dan’s personal life, it can be said that in 1987 he married Deb Lacusta, with whom he still lives. Castellaneta is a vegetarian and lives a healthy life. All in all, Dan is a very talented and experienced actor and comedian. During many years in movie and television industries he has been able to gain the acclaim and success he deserves. Dab continues working on various projects and he will probably continue his career for as long as he will be able to.