Dennis Quaid Net Worth has been an American entertainment actor for over four decades. He is known for his versatile roles in comedy, drama, action, and romance films. He has also appeared in several television shows and made-for-television films. His best-known films include Breaking Away, The Right Stuff, The Parent Trap, Frequency, The Rookie, The Day After Tomorrow, and Vantage Point. He has also portrayed former President Bill Clinton in the HBO film The Special Relationship. Quaid has been nominated for various awards, including a Golden Globe, an Emmy, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. He has also won the New York Film Critics Circle Award and the Independent Spirit Award for his performances.
Dennis Quaid Net Worth
Dennis Quaid has an estimated net worth of $30 million as of 2023. He earns an average of $1-4 million annually from his acting career. He also has income from endorsements, investments, and other ventures. He owns several properties in Montana, Texas, and California.
Early Life and Education
Denni’s William Quaid was born on April 9, 1954, in Houston, Texas, to Juanita Bonniedale “Nita” Quaid (née Jordan), a real estate agent, and William Rudy Quaid, an electrician.
Dennis Quaid Net Wort made his film debut in an uncredited role in the action comedy film Crazy Mama (1975) starring Cloris Leachman. Denni’s William then acted in the psychological drama I Never Promised You a Rose Garden (1977) and the drama September 30, 1955 (1977). She initially had trouble finding work but began to gain notice after appearing in the comedy Breaking Away (1979) and the musical drama The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia (1981).
In 1983, Quaid starred in The Right Stuff as astronaut Gordon Cooper. Though unsuccessful at the box office, the film received critical praise and scored four Academy Award nominations and four wins. Throughout the 1980s, Quaid’s career continued to take off, as he had roles in over 15 movies throughout the decade, including Great Balls of Fire! (1989), in which he portrayed Jerry Lee Lewis and Innerspace (1987), a science fiction comedy film.
In the early 1990s, Quaid’s career took a dip as he dealt with several personal issues, including anorexia nervosa, after losing 40 pounds for the film Wyatt Earp (1994). However, Quaid continued taking work and, by the end of the decade, had started earning leading roles again. He starred in The Parent Trap (1998) and Any Given Sunday (1999).
Steady work continued for Quaid throughout the 2000s, during which he had roles in The Rookie (2002), The Day After Tomorrow (2004), Vantage Point (2008), G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009), and Far From Heaven (2002).
In recent years, Quaid has appeared in films such as Footloose (2011), Playing for Keeps (2012), Truth (2015), Midway (2019), and A Dog’s Journey (2019). He has also starred in several television shows such as Vegas (2012-2013), Fortitude (2017-2018), The Art of More (2015-2016), Goliath (2019), and Merry Happy Whatever (2019).
Dennis Quaid’s Personal Life
His first marriage was to actress P.J. Soles from 1978 to 1983. His second marriage was to actress Meg Ryan from 1991 to 2001. They have a son, Jack Henry Quaid, who is also an actor. His third marriage was to real estate agent Kimberly Buffington from 2004 to 2018. They have twins, Thomas Boone Quaid and Zoe Grace Quaid, who were born via a surrogate mother. His fourth and current marriage is to Ph.D. student Laura Savoie, whom he married in 2020.
Dennis Quaid Net Wort is also a musician and plays with his band, The Sharks. He holds a flying license and is a five-handicap golfer. He is a supporter of the Houston Astros and the Houston Texans.
Awards and Nominations
Dennis Quaid Net Wort has been nominated for various awards, including a Golden Globe, an Emmy, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. He has also won the New York Film Critics Circle Award, the Independent Spirit Award, the Chicago Film Critics Association Award, the Online Film Critics Society Award, the Satellite Award, and the Blockbuster Entertainment Award.
Dennis Quaid Net Wort Nominations are:
Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for The Big Easy (1987) (nominated)
Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture for Far from Heaven (2002) (nominated)
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie for The Special Relationship (2010) (nominated)
Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie for The Special Relationship (2010) (nominated)
New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actor for Far from Heaven (2002) (won)
Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Male for Far from Heaven (2002) (won)