Jason Alexander is an actor who is best known for portraying the role of George Costanza in the TV series ‘Seinfeld’. Apart from that, he is also known for playing the role of Phillip Stuckey in the 1990 film ‘Pretty Woman’. Alexander is also a voice actor, producer, and director. He has also appeared in several Broadway musicals like ‘Jerome Robbins’ Broadway’. He also appeared in ‘The Producers’ and was the artistic director of the musical “Reprise! Broadway’s Best in Los Angeles”. He was also the lead character in the animated TV series ‘Duckman’ from 1994 to 1997. The estimated net worth of Jason Alexander is $56 million US dollars.
Jason Alexander Biography
Jason Scott Greenspan known as Jason Alexander was born on September 23, 1959, in Newark, New Jersey. He was born to parents Ruth Minnie and Alexander B. Greenspan. His father was an accounting manager and his mother was a nurse and a health care administrator. He has got two half-siblings named Karen Van Horne and Michael Greenspan.
He grew up in Livingston and attended the Livingston High School in Newark. Alexander completed his graduation in 1977 and enrolled himself in the Boston University. Although he wanted to pursue acting, he left the university after getting a work in New York City. In 1995, he was conferred with an honorary degree. Previously, he used to practice magic but later on switched to acting.
In May 1982, Jason Alexander married Daena E. Title. The couple has two sons named Noah and Gabriel. He supported President Barack Obama in the US Presidential Elections 2012.
Jason Alexander began his acting career by appearing on stages. He appeared in several Broadways like ‘Merrily We Roll Along’, ‘Jerome Robbins’ Broadway’, ‘The Rink’ and ‘Broadway Bound’. Apart from that, he has also featured in other Broadways like ‘A Christmas Carol’, and ‘Fish in the Dark’. He is also the director of the Broadway ‘Sunday in the Park with George’. In 1989, he was seen in the popular TV series ‘Seinfeld’.
Alexander received several nominations for his role as George Costanza in Seinfeld. Previous to this, he was seen in the series ‘Everythings’ Relative’. He led his voice in the animated TV series ‘Duckman’ in 1994. He was then seen in the TV series ‘Listen Up!’ on CBS. He then made various appearances in TV series ‘Friends’, Malcolm in the Middle’, ‘Family Guy: Live in Vegas’, and ‘Muppets Tonight’. He got wide recognition for his role in the movie ‘Pretty Woman’.
Following that, he has appeared in many films like ‘Love! Valour! Compassion!’, ‘The Last Supper’, ‘Dunston Checks In’, and ‘Love and Action in Chicago’. In 2002, Alexander was seen in the movie ‘The Man Who Saved Christmas’. In 2009, he reunited with Richard Gere for the movie ‘Hachi: A Dog’s Tale’. He also appeared several times on TV poker shows. Jason Alexander has also performed a magic act in Hollywood.
Jason Alexander has won several awards and nominations in his career. He has been nominated 4 times for the Golden Globe Awards and has received 7 Primetime Emmy nominations. He won the 1992 and 1993 American Comedy Awards for ‘Seinfeld’. He has won 3 Screen Actors Guild Awards out of 7 nominations. In 1993, he won the American Television Award for ‘Best Supporting Actor in a Situation Comedy’.
How much is Net Worth of Jason Alexander in 2017
Jason Alexander has appeared in many movies and TV shows in his career. In Duckman, he led his voice for 70 episodes and was seen in 178 episodes of Seinfeld. He has appeared in 45 films and has appeared in over 63 TV shows. Additionally, he has also directed 7 TV shows and has done 10 Broadways in his career. By doing so, the actor has made a good income in his career. Jason Alexander’s net worth is an estimated $50 million. Apart from that, he has also led his voice in the 2012 video game called ‘Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance’.
Alexander has also appeared in music videos by Brad Paisley and Nickelback. He won the $500,000 prize for charity in the ‘Celebrity Poker Showdown’. He also participated in the 2007 World Series of Poker.