One of the most respected figures in Hollywood, Sir Patrick Stewart has made a name for himself as a veteran actor whose career has spanned over seven decades.
The 79-year-old actor who was knighted in 2010 for his services to drama by Queen Elizabeth II is most known for playing Captain Jean-Luc Picard in the popular science fiction TV series Star Trek: The Next Generation.
How Much Is The Net Worth Of Patrick Stewart?
As of 2019, Patrick Stewart has a net worth of $70 million generated from a series of lead and supporting roles in Television series, big franchise movies, as well as, working as a voice actor in dozens of animated films. The actor who is still active in his late 70s has also earned credits in theatre and a series of science fiction video games.
Star Trek: The Next Generation
The role of Captain Picard came as a big break for Stewart, which made him a household name in the late 1980s. He starred alongside Jonathan Frakes, who played Commander William Riker.
Over the seven years that Star Trek: The Next Generation aired on television, he was paid an amount of $100,000 per episode, which, after inflation, sums up to $226,000 in 2020.
From TV series that lasted for 178 episodes, it is safe to assume that the English actor piled up enough money that would suffice an average person for two lifetimes.
The versatile actor also reprised his role in the movie sequels of the series and earned a cumulative amount of $28.5 million.
|1996||Star Trek: First Contract||$5 million|
|1998||Star Trek: Insurrection||$9.5 million|
|2002||Star Trek: Nemesis||$14 million|
The actor is set to star in the upcoming installment of the franchise in the web series Star Trek: Picard, also serving as one of the executive producers due to be released in 2020.
In 2000, Patrick Stewart joined the superhero movie franchise X-Men in which he played the role of the paraplegic telepath Professor X alongside Hugh Jackman, Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Fassbender, Sir Ian McKellen, and James McAvoy.
He was credited in a total of six X-Men movies over the course of seventeen years before leaving the franchise in 2017.
|Year||Movie||Gross Box Office Collection|
|2003||X-Men 2||$406.87 million|
|2006||X-Men: The Last Stand||$459.26 million|
|2009||X-Men Origins: Wolverine||$374.82 million|
|2014||X-Men: Days of Future Past||$747.86 million|
The millionaire actor has over 150 acting credits with some of his most significant roles coming in movies such as Hamlet, Moby Dick, Dune, Excalibur, and L.A Story.
Stewart also moonlights as a voice actor providing voices in animated movies such as Chicken Little, Ice Age series, The Pagemaster, and The Emoji Movie. He has also provided the voice of Captain Jean-Luc Picard in the Star Trek video game series and Professor X in the X-Men game series.
Trivia: The actor has two Golden Globes nominations and has won Grammy Awards for Best Spoken Word Album for Children.
In 2019, the thespian purchased a house in Hancock Park on the West Coast for $4.3 million from producer/director Jason Winer of the Modern Family. The property covers an area of 4500 square feet of living space.
Previously, the British actor sold his home in Yorkshire Dale for $700,000. He had owned the property since his Star Trek days.
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Sir Patrick Stewart is a huge car enthusiast-an amazing collection of expensive cars parked inside his garage is the proof.
Here is a list of the cars owned by the actor.
- McLaren 650s worth $265,500
- Jaguar XJS worth $20,000
- Mercedes 420 SEC Coupe worth $30,000
- Porsche Panamera
- Lexus RX 450h worth $196,000
- BMW 635CSi worth $40,000
- Porsche 911 worth $293,000
In 2006, Sir Patrick Stewart appeared in a short video against domestic violence for Amnesty International. He has also served as an advocate for women’s rights and supported army charities called Combat Stress in the United Kingdom.
In recent years, Stewart has volunteered as a spokesperson for the International Rescue Committee.
Short Bio: Patrick Stewart
Sir Patrick Stewart was born on 13 July 1940 in Yorkshire, England, to Gladys Stewart, who was a textile worker and Alfred Stewart, a retired Sergeant Major in the British Army.
He attended Bristol Old Vic Theatre School on a scholarship.
The 79-year-old actor has been married three times- his most recent matrimony was in 2013 to singer and songwriter Sunny Ozell. The couples met in the British Academy of Music, where Ozell was performing in the Shakespeare drama Macbeth.
Previously, Stewart was tied the knot to Sheila Falconer for 24 years before splitting up in 1990. The pair shares two children Daniel and Sophia Stewart, from their marriage.
Stewart opened up about his first marriage to Dailymail, stating that his hectic schedule came in between him and his family that eventually led to the failure of the relationship.
The star of the X-Men series was also briefly married to a television producer Wendy Neuss from 2000 to 2003. Wendy has previously worked as a producer at Star Trek: The Next Generation.