Rafe Spall is an English actor. His most notable movie work includes A Good Year, One Day, Anonymous, Prometheus, Life of Pi, The Big Short, The BFG, The Ritual, Jurassic World: the Fallen Kingdom, and Men in Black: International. Most recently, he has starred as Jason in the Apple TV+ comedy series, Trying.
In this article, we look at the net worth of Rafe Spall.
What is Actor Rafe Spall’s Net Worth in 2021? Earnings & Salary
Rafe Spall is believed to have a net worth of around $1 million. The English actor makes his wealth from his nearly-two-decade long career as an on-screen actor.
Spall made his on-screen debut in 2001 and established himself with his breakthrough role in filmmaker Edgar Wright‘s 2004 horror comedy, Shaun of the Dead, starring Simon Pegg and Nick Frost.
Spall has since collaborated with Wright in multiple projects, namely 2007’s Hot Fuzz and 2013’s The World’s End — all starring Pegg and Frost, and all attaining comedy cult status.
He played Anne Hathaway’s ex-boyfriend in the 2011 romantic drama, One Day.
Later that year, he played Millburn in Ridley Scott‘s sci-fi drama, Prometheus, starring Michael Fassbender, Charlize Theron, Guy Pearce, and Idris Elba, among others.
He portrayed writer Yann Martel, on whose novel the Oscar-winning 2012 movie, Life of Pi, was based.
In 2015, Spall portrayed Danny Moses in the Oscar-winning biographical drama, The Big Short, starring Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling, and Brad Pitt.
His other notable movie appearances include 2018’s Jurassic World: the Fallen Kingdom and 2019’s Men in Black: International.
On television, Spall is known for playing William Holman Hunt in the BBC miniseries, Desperate Romantics; John Hancock in the History channel miniseries, Sons of Liberty; and Reg Whitehead in the Showtime comedy-drama, Roadies.
He has recently starred as Jason in the Apple TV+ comedy-drama series, Trying.
The table below shows the international box-office earnings of some of the most commercially successful movies that Rafe Spall has made appearances in.
|Shaun of the Dead (2004)||$6.1 million||$30 million|
|Hot Fuzz (2007)||$12–16 million||$80.7 million|
|Prometheus (2012)||$120–130 million||$403.4 million|
|Life of Pi (2012)||$120 million||$609 million|
|The World’s End (2013)||$20 million||$46.1 million|
|The Big Short (2015)||$50 million||$133.4 million|
|Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018)||$170–187 million||$1.309 billion|
|Men in Black: International (2019)||$94–110 million||$253.9 million|
What is Rafe Spall’s Age and Height?
Rafe Spall was born Rafe Joseph Spall in Camberwell, London, England, the middle child of three, to the eminent English actor Timothy Spall and his wife, Shane Baker.
Born on March 10, 1983, the 37-year-old stands at 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 meters).
Weight Loss at 19 and Subsequent Success
Spall was bullied as a teenager for his weight. He also floundered at his studies and dropped out of Haberdashers’ Aske’s Hatcham College and joined the National Youth Theatre at 15.
In the minor roles that he was offered, he was typecast as the “fat guy”, which served as the impetus for his drastic weight loss at 19 — losing in the upwards of 77 pounds. The weight loss helped him break the mold and land prominent roles.
Is Rafe Spall Married? Does He Have Children?
As of this writing, Rafe Spall is married to actress Elize du Toit — of Hollyoaks fame. Spall tied the knot with the South African-born English actress on August 14, 2010.
They have three children together: daughter Lena Spall (born in 2011), son Rex Spall (born in November 2012), and another son born in 2015.