Facts of Alan Arkin
85-years-old Alan Arkin is an Academy Award-winning American actor who has acted in films like The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming, The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter, Glengarry Glen Ross, and Little Miss Sunshine.
He has also acted in movies like Stand Up Guys, The Incredible Burt Wonderstone, Grudge Match, The Private Lives of Pippa Lee, The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause, and Argo.
How much is Alan Arkin's Net Worth?
The Golden Globes Award-winning actor is said to have accumulated a small fortune of $15 million from his acting career which started in 1957. His salary from Tim Burton's movie Edward Scissorhands, starring Johnny Depp and Winona Ryder was $150,000.
He owns a house in Santa Fe, New Mexico, but the price of the house hasn't been disclosed by the veteran actor.
62 years in Acting
The BAFTA Awards winning actor's first credited role was in the TV series East Side/West Side in 1964. He then got his major break in the comedy film The Russians Are Coming! The Russians Are Coming!.
In his overall acting career he has acted in several hit movies like Edward Scissorhands, Argo, starring Ben Affleck and Bryan Cranston, Stand Up Guys, with Christopher Walken and Al Pacino, Grudge Match, alongside Robert De Niro and Sylvester Stallone, and Going in Style, featuring Morgan Freeman and Michael Caine, to name some.
Alan Wolf Arkin on 26th March 1934 in Brooklyn, New York, in the United States to parents David I. Arkin and Beatrice Wortis. He has a brother named Bob Arkin.
He is of American nationality and his ethnicity is mixed. He studied at Bennington College and later in Los Angeles City College.
The 85-years-old actor is married to Suzanne Newlander for over 19 years since Dec 1999. His first wife is Jeremy Yaffe, whom he married in 1955 and have two kids together, named Adam Arkin and Matthew Arkin.
After his divorce with Yaffe in 1961, Alan married actress Barbara Dana in 1964 and had a son named Anthony Dana Arkin.
Box Office Hits
- Dumbo (2019) - $353.3 million
- Marley & Me (2008) - $247.8 million
- Argo (2012) - $232.3 million
- Going in Style (2017) - $84.9 million
- The Change-Up (2011) - $75.5 million