Who is Frankie Muniz and what is his net worth 2018? Frankie Muniz is an actor who is best known for appearing in the TV series ‘Malcolm in the Middle’. He is also a musician, race car driver, writer, band manager, and producer. Muniz has competed in the Atlantic Championship. In 2009, he finished at 9th place in the Team Stargate Worlds. He was a member of the band ‘Kingsfoil’ from 2012 till 2014. He has appeared in various TV shows including ‘Sabrina, the Teenage Witch’, ‘MADtv’, and ‘Lizzie McGuire’. And has also starred in movies like ‘Big Fat Liar’, ‘Agent Cody Banks’, ‘Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London’, and ‘My Sexiest Year’.
Francisco “Frankie” Muniz IV was born in Wood-Ridge, New Jersey on December 5, 1985. He was born to parents Francisco III and Denise. He was a restaurateur and his mother was a nurse. He has a sister named Christina. He grew up in Knightdale, North Carolina. At the age of 8, he appeared in a talent show for A Christmas Carol. His parents divorced and he went with his mother to Burbank in California. He then began appearing in commercials and in 1997 he made his debut in the TV movie called ‘To Dance with Olivia’. In the same year, he was also seen in What the Deaf Man Heard. Two years later he appeared in the movie ‘Lost & Found’.
In October 2011, Frankie Muniz was engaged with Elycia Marie Turnbow. He is an avid fan of Los Angeles Clippers and Arizona Cardinals. He was hospitalised in 2012 after having a mini stroke.
In January 2000, Frankie Muniz appeared in the TV series ‘Malcolm in the Middle’ on FOX. The show became hugely successful and was watched by over 23 million people. He also appeared in other TV series and his film debut was in the 2000 movie called ‘My Dog Skip’. Muniz then appeared in the video game ‘Stargate Worlds’ and lent his voice in ‘102 Dalmatians: Puppies to the Rescue’. In 2002, he appeared in the ‘Big Fat Liar’ along with Amanda Bynes. In 2003, his film ‘Agent Cody Banks’ grossed over $47 million.
In 2004, Muniz participated in the Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race and finished 7th. In 2005, he provided his voice for the film Racing Stripes. A year later, he began filming for the independent film ‘My Sexiest Year’. In the same year, Muniz also appeared in the horror film ‘Stay Alive’. In 2007, he competed in the ‘Champ Car Atlantic Series’.
At the Sebring Winter National race, he was placed second. A year later, he finished at the eleventh place. In 2011, he was seen in the film ‘Pizza Man’. He again participated in the Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race 2011 and finished at the 4th place. He left the band Kingsfoil as a lead drummer because of scheduling problems.
In 2000, Frankie Muniz won the Best Actor Award at the Giffoni Film Festival. In 2001, he was nominated for the Golden Globe Awards and the Emmy Awards. He has won the Young Star Award six times in his career. He was the winner of the 2003 Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice Awards. Muniz has also received several nominations for the Teen Choice Awards.
Frankie Muniz Net Worth
Frankie started his career as a child actor. During his childhood, he appeared in a number of commercials and have successfully appeared as the lead role in ‘Malcolm in the Middle’. He also has successfully appeared in ‘Agent Cody Banks’ and its sequel. Frankie Muniz’s net worth is an estimated $45 million.
He owes his fortune to the success he has in his movies and TV series. He is also a writer and is also a race driver. He has appeared in three Atlantic Championships since 2007. Apart from that, the young actor has also lent his voice to various video games and animated movies. In 2004, he became the executive producer of the film ‘Choose Your Own Adventure: The Abominable Snowman’.
Muniz has raced for the documentary series of MTV called ‘True Life’. He was also the associate producer for the 2007 movie ‘Choose Connor’. Muniz has appeared in cameo roles in various TV shows.