What Is The Net Worth Of American Actor Fred Savage?
Best known for portraying the role of Kevin Arnold on the TV series, The Wonder Years (1988-1993), Fred Savage is an American actor, director, and producer. He is also recognized for producing some episodes of television sitcoms and series: Friends with Benefits, Party Down, The Crazy Ones, and Happy Endings.
Besides that, the multi-talented star is also famous as the director of several episodes of TV sitcoms such as Modern Family, 2 Broke Girls, Boys Meets World, and Drake & Josh.
Fred Savage is worth $14 million as of April 2014.
When Did He Start Acting?
Fred Savage started his acting career at the age of 9 appearing in 1986 film The Boy Who Could Fly. The same year he made a debut on TV playing a supporting role on the television series The Twilight Zone.
After that, in 1987, Savage portrayed the lead role of Philip in the short movie Dinosaurs! – A Fun-Filled Trip Back in Time!. Likewise, he grabbed the limelight for playing the role of The Grandson in the film The Princess Bridge. The commercially hit movie also earned him the Young Artist Best Actor Award.
Again, in 1988, Fred came to the limelight after starring as Charlie Seymour/Marshall Seymour in comedy film Vice Versa with Judge Reinhold and Swoosie Kurtz. Similarly, he appeared as a lead cast in the Primetime Emmy Award-winning TV comedy series The Wonder Years alongside Dan Lauria, Alley Mills, Jason Hervey, and others.
Moreover, Vice Versa actor became the part of numerous movies and TV shows such as The Wizard, A Guy Walks into a Bar, The Rules of Attraction, Welcome to Mooseport, Working, Oswald, Crumbs, The Grinde, Friends from College, Once Upon a Deadpool, and many more.
Career Besides Acting
43 years old actor made a debut as a director with the comedy movie Daddy Day Camp in 2007. After that, he directed TV sitcoms like Boys Meets World, Drake & Josh, Ned’s Declassified, That’s So Raven, Hannah Montana, and Wizards of Waverly Place.
In 2018, Fred also directed an episode of the popular TV sitcom, Modern Family starring actors like Ed O’Neill, Sofia Vergara, Julie Bowen, Ty Burrell, Sarah Hyland, and Ariel Winter. Also, he worked as a director in some episodes of TV series like Gigantic, Perfect Couples, 2 Broke Girls, and The Crazy Ones and Casual.
Besides that, Savage also served as producer in several episodes on numerous television shows such as Phil of the Future, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Friends with Benefits, Happy Endings, and The Crazy Ones.
On the other hand, the versatile personality worked as a host in the game show, Child Support (with Ricky Gervais), and TV parody series What Just Happened??! With Fred Savage.
Fred purchased a house covering 8,201 square feet area situated at Bel Air, Los Angeles, California in 2009. The estate featuring 5 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms worth $9.5 million.
Last year, in 2019, Savage listed his in Los Angeles Hancock Park neighbourhood Mediterranean-style mansion boasting 4 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms with gym asking $5 million.
Prior to this, in 2007, the actor sold his estate above the Sunset Strip in Hollywood grabbing $2.25 million. Besides that, he also added 2 bedrooms condo value of $500,000 in West Hollywood to his properties in 2003.
Once Upon a Deadpool actor, Fred is also known for his philanthropist work besides his films and sitcoms. For the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, he played on the World Tour in the Hollywood Home games.
Besides that, Savage also supports and donates the organizations like Room to Read, Children’s Tumor Foundation, The Art of Elysium, and Urban Arts Partnership.
The Eldest Savage
Fred Savage was born Fred Aaron Savage on July 9, 1976, in Chicago, Illinois, the United States. His father, Lewis Savage, was a consultant and an industrial real estate broker while his mother is Joanne Savage.
The multi-talented star has an actor brother, Ben Savage, and an actress/musician sister Kala Savage. Among them, Fred is the eldest.
Savage attended a private co-educational day school, Brentwood School. Later, he enrolled at Stanford University and graduated holding a bachelor’s degree in English in 1999.
Father Of Three Kids
5 feet 10 inches tall director married Jennifer Stone Savage on August 7, 2004. The couple is proud parents of three children, 2 sons, and a daughter.
Their first child son, Oliver Philip Savage, was born on August 5, 2006. After that, the duo welcomed their daughter Lily Savage in 2008.
The pair then completed their family after giving birth to a baby boy; however, identity and other detail of their third child is yet unavailable.