- Full NameJohn Leguizamo
- First NameJohn
- Last NameLeguizamo
- Birth nameJohn Alberto Leguizamo
- ProfessionActor, Producer
- Birth CityBogotá
- Birth CountryColombia
- Father NameAlberto Leguizamo
- Mother NameLuz Leguizamo
- Fact TitleJohn Leguizamo
- Married Day28
- Married Month5
- Married Year2003
- SpouseJustine Maurer
- Relation WithYelba Osorio (ex-wife)
- Awards["Emmy Award"]
- SibilingsSergio Leguizamo, Emily Leguizamo, Marie Leguizamo
- Filmography["Super Mario Bros.","Ice Age","The Brothers García","Spawn","John Wick","The Kill Point"]
- EducationJoseph Pulitzer Middle School (I.S.145), Murry Bergtraum High School, New York University's Tisch School of the Arts (dropped out)
- ReligionRoman Catholic
How Much Is The Net Worth Of Actor John Leguizamo?
Best known for the portrayal of Luigi Mario in an American science fantasy adventure comedy movie Super Mario Bros., John Leguizamo is a Colombian-American actor, producer, stand-up comedian, playwright, and screenwriter.
Professional since 1984, Leguizamo has appeared in almost 150 movies and TV series. Some of his notable acting credits include Ice Age, The Brothers García, Spawn, John Wick, The Kill Point, and Bloodline.
As of the Celebrity Net Worth, John Leguizamo has an estimated net worth of $25 million in 2020. In 1997, he earned a salary of $2 million from the movie Spawn.
John Leguizamo began his career as a stand-up comedian in 1984 at New York nightclubs. After 2 years, he made a debut on TV playing a minor role in Miami Vice. Then, in 1991, he wrote and performed 7 characters in the play, Mambo Mouth.
Also, he played the role of John Castillo in the movie Whispers in the Dark. Finally, he earned popularity after playing one of the leads Luigi Mario in the film Super Mario Bros. along with Bob Hoskins, Dennis Hopper, Samantha Mathis, Fisher Stevens, Fiona Shaw, and Frank Henriksen.
Additionally, the 55-year-old actor’s notable movie credits include Spawn, Land of the Dead, Vanishing on 7th Street, The Babysitters, The Happening, Chef, American Ultra, The Crash, Summer of Sam, John Wick, and John Wick: Chapter 2.
Talking about Leguizamo’s small-screen roles, he is a notable part of the TV shows such as House of Buggin’, To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar, ER, The Kill Point, Bloodline, When They See Us, Arabian Nights, and others.
Furthermore, John also gave his voice as Sid the Sloth in the film Ice Age. Following that, he also worked for its franchises like Ice Age: The Meltdown, Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs, Ice Age: Continental Drift, and Ice Age: Collison Course. Also, he voiced Jumping Bean in the web series The Annoying Orange.
Besides that, Super Mario Bros. star appeared in the songs, What Do You Mean? (Justin Bieber) and Somos Anormales (Residente). Also, he released his memoir, Pimps, Hos, Playa Hetas, and All the Rest of My Hollywood Friends: My Life in October 2006.
Award-winning actor Leguizamo owns the duplex condominium in Venice, California. The house was bought, spending $512,500 in 2005.
Additionally, he has a townhouse worth $5,700,000 located in Greenwich Village, Manhattan, New York.
On the other hand, John kept his Kingston, New York lake house featuring 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms on the market, asking $835,000.
John Leguizamo was born John Alberto Leguizamo on July 22, 1964, in Bogotá, Colombia to parents Alberto Leguizamo and Luz Leguizamo.
Ice Age actor was 4 years old when he moved to New York City with his family and spent his childhood with his brother, Sergio Leguizamo, and sisters, Emily Leguizamo and Marie Leguizamo.
Emmy Award winner John first attended Joseph Pulitzer Middle School (I.S.145) and then in Murry Bergtraum High School. Later, he dropped out from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts in order to make his career in stand-up comedy.
Spawn actor John Leguizamo is married to Justine Maurer. The couple exchanged the wedding vows on June 28, 2003, in a Catholic-Jewish ceremony. The duo two children, son, Lucas Leguizamo, and daughter, Allegra Leguizamo.
Prior to Maurer, 5 feet 7 inches tall, John walked down the aisle with actress Yelba Osorio. The pair tied the knot on August 27, 1994. The couple then separated after 2 years in 1996.
Read More:Vincent Cassel-Net Worth