Christopher McDonald-Charity, Bio, Net Worth, Wife, Movies, House, Life

Christopher McDonald is one of the prominent faces in the entertainment industry. The actor rose to stardom with a role in a 1991 movie Thelma & Louise. He is also notable for his work in many other super-hit movies like Happy Gilmore (1996), The Iron Giant (1999, and Requiem for a Dream (2000).

Similarly, McDonald also worked in a wide array of TV programs such as Walter & Emily, Good Advice, Family Law, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, and The Good Wife.

How Much Is Christopher McDonald Worth In 2020?

Christopher McDonald has an estimated net worth of $4 million, as per Celebrity Net Worth. The actor primarily makes money through his film and TV roles.

American actor Christopher McDonald
American actor Christopher McDonald

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Here are some box office hit movies McDonald starred in,

Movie Budget – Box Office Cast Member
Thelma & Louise (1991) $16.5 million – $45.4 million Susan Sarandon, Geena Davis, and Harvey Keitel
Happy Gilmore (1996) $12 million – $41.2 million Julie Bowen and Carl Weathers
Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams (2002) $38 million – $119.7 million Antonio Banderas and Carla Gugino
About Last Night (2014) $12 million – $49 million Kevin Hart and Michael Ealy

The average salary of an actor is over $53,000, as per some sources. In 2018, McDonald appeared in Backtrace along with superstars Sylvester Stallone, Ryan Guzman, and Meadow Williams.

Where Does He Live? 

Christopher McDonald currently resides in his home nestled in Lake Arrowhead, California. As per the Los Angeles Times, the actor bought the property back in 1999 for $1.5 million

The 6,000-square-foot house built in the ‘20s features two-bedroom staff suite, five family bedrooms, and a ballroom-size living room.

McDonald owned an apartment in Los Angeles.

Charity Work 

Since losing two siblings, including a younger brother Daniel McDonald and a parent to cancer, Christopher McDonald has been a strong cancer activist. He also staunchly supports the Make a Wish foundation as well as helps many other charitable organizations to raise awareness about cancer.

Short-Bio Of Christopher McDonald

Christopher McDonald was born on 15th Feb 1995, in New York City, New York. He is the son of James R. McDonald, an educator and high school principal and Patricia McDonald, a nursing professor.

McDonald spent the majority of his childhood in Romulus with his siblings. His younger brother Daniel McDonald, an actor and singer died of brain cancer at the age of 46 on February 15, 2007.

He attended Hobart College in Geneva and briefly played football and soccer at that time too.

Proud Father To Four Children with Wife Lupe McDonald 

Christopher McDonald tied the knot with Lupe McDonald on 7th November 1992. The couple is also blessed with four children, a son Jackson Riley McDonald, born on 22nd December 1990 and daughters Hannah Elizabeth McDonald, born on 20th October 1993), Rosie McDonald, born in 1996, and Ava Catherine McDonald, born in 3rd Sep 2001.

Christopher McDonald and his wife Lupe McDonald
Christopher McDonald and his wife Lupe McDonald 

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The family of six currently resides in their California Lakeside home.

Christopher also enjoys skiing and fishing.

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