Donald Sutherland is one of the most prominent Canadian actors who has been actively working in the movie career for almost six decades. He has been nominated for Golden Globe Awards eight times and won two. He is also widely known as the father of actors like Rossif Sutherland, Kiefer Sutherland, and Angus Sutherland.
Donald Sutherland’s Net Worth In 2020
The 84 years old actor started his acting profession in 1963 and has worked in over three dozens movies and television series. Playing a diverse range of characters in films have definitely helped him to get a high paycheck.
As of 2020, Donald Sutherland’s net worth is reported to be around $60 million. The multi-millionaire, no doubt, the primary source of income is his acting profession. He might also have received huge money for guest appearing in shows and events, endorsements, and commercial deals.
Talking about his income, during the time he started his acting profession, his income in 1965 was only $1,400 for appearing in the movie Dr. Terror’s House of Horrors. Likewise, in 1973, his salary from Steelyard Blues was $100 thousand, from Animal House in 1978 was $40 thousand, ad so on.
Professional Career; Movies And Television Series
The 84 years old Donald made acting debut appearing in the television series Studio 4 and Man of the World in 1962. His appearance in The Sentimental Agent in 1963 helped him to grab huge attention.
Since then, Donald has appeared in many television series like A Farewell to Arms, The Champions, Man in a Suitcase, The Upcoming, Crossing Lines, Ice, Pirate’s Passage, Dirty Sexy Money, Treasure Island, Human Trafficking, Frankenstein, The Simpsons, The Big Heist, Bethune, Citizen X, Uprising, Path to War, and so on.
His notable movie appearances include in Sebastian, Billion Dollar Brain, The Split, The Dirty Dozen, M*A*S*H, Little Murders, Kelly’s Heroes, F.T.A., Alien Thunder, 1900, End of the Game, The Disappearance, Blood Relatives, The Great Train Robbery, Threshold, Ordinary People, Crackers, Ad Astra, Basmati Blues, Million’s Secret, The Calling, The Best Offer, The Eagle, Fool’s Gold, Pride and Prejudice, Days of Darkness, Lord of War, American Gun, Cold Mountain, Virus, Free Money, and so on.
Personal Life; Married Three Times
Donald Sutherland is married to thrice. He was first married to Lois Hardwick. The former couple got married in 1959. Seven years after marriage, the duo separated and divorced in 1966.
In the same year, Donald’s divorce with Lois was finalized, he tied the knot with Shirley Douglas. Shirley is a famous Canadian movie, television, and stage actress and activist. Sadly, just after four years, they divorced.
Two years after the second divorce, Donald married Francine Racette. His current wife is a famous Canadian actress known for appearing in Lumiere, Au Revoir Les enfants, and The Disappearance. As of now, the pair enjoys 48 years long marital life with no issues of divorce.
Donald Sutherland is the father of five children. He welcomed two kids with his second wife, twins Kiefer and Rachel. His son Kiefer is a famous actor, director, and producer widely known for appearing as Jack Bauer in series 24.
With his current wife, he welcomed three children; Angus Sutherland, Rossif Sutherland, and Roeg. He is also the grandfather of Sarah Sutherland.
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