James Edmund Caan, commonly known as James Caan is an American actor. In 1970s, he came to fame with remarkable roles in the movies like Cinderella Liberty, 1941, The Gambler and many more. He was also nominated for various kinds of awards. With all this success, we are left with an open question that what is the net worth of James Caan? As of 2017, the net worth of James Caan has been estimated to be $45 million US dollars approximately. Let’s have a look on the income profile and some more details about him.
James Caan Biography
In New York, James Caan was born on 26th march, 1940 to parents Sophie and Arthur Caan. He studied in New York City. Later, he was admitted to Michigan State University. He migrated to Hofstra University but did not complete his graduation. He became fascinated by acting and was for, accepted to, and graduated from the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre, while studying at Hofstra University. There, he educated for 5 years.
James Caan got married for 4 times. He was married to Dee Jay Mathis in 1961. But in 1966, they got divorced. They both had a daughter. In 1976, he was married to Sheila Marie Ryan. But their marriage was short-lived and they divorced the following year. They both had a son who is an actor.
Then, he married to Ingrid Hajek in September 1990. But they both got separated in 1994. They had a son. On 7th October, 1995, James was married to Linda Stokes. They both have 2 sons. But on 20th November, 2009, he filed for divorce, for various incompatible differences.
Before making his Broadway debut in Blood, Sweat and Stanley Poole, James Caan initiated performing off-Broadway. He performed as a Jewish athlete in the episode “My Son, the All-American” in 1964. In the 1964 thriller Lady in a Cage, his initial substantial movie character was a punk hoodlum. In Red Line 7000, he landed his initial starring character in 1965.
James Caan performed in enormous number of movies, playing an extensive variety of characters from 1971 to 1982. His movies incorporated Cinderella Liberty, Rollerball, A Bridge Too Far, and many more. He directed a movie named Hide in Plain Sight in 1980. The movie was not a blockbuster with the public, despite extreme phase. James performed in the movie called Thief the following year.
He refused many of the movies which proved victorious for other actors. In the 2008 movie named Get Smart, he played the President of the US. James Caan is also a practicing martial artist. For nearly 30 years, he has been coaching with Takayuki Kubota. He is the master of Gosoku Ryu Karate.
In 1976, James Caan has won Golden Scroll Award for best actor. He won Hollywood Film Award for Outstanding Achievement in Acting in 1999. In 2006, he won TV Land Award for Blockbuster Movie of the Week. In 2003, he won the Lifetime Achievement Award. Also, he won Golden Boot Award in 2005. James Caan has won many awards in his life.
How much is James Caan net worth in 2017
As of 2017, the net worth of James Caan has been estimated to be $45 million US dollars approximately. He has acquired this amount of net worth by making his professional career in acting. His hard work, determination and success are responsible for having this huge amount of net worth with him. He is one of the wealthiest and successful actors in the film industry.
James Caan is an American actor who has performed outstandingly in many movies. He is one of the richest actors.