Bryan Lee Cranston Net WorthReal Name: Bryan Lee Cranston
Date of Birth: 03/07/1956
Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California
2017 Net Worth: $30 Million
2016 Earnings: $7 Million
Profession: Actor, voice actor, director, screenwriter
Bryan Cranston Biography
Bryan Cranston was born in Los Angeles, California in March of 1956. He grew up in the Canoga Park area of Los Angeles. His mother was a radio actress and his father an actor. Although his father had many jobs, he was unable to secure enough acting roles to provide for the family and abandoned them when Cranston was 11. He graduated from Canoga Park High School and earned an associate degree in police science from Los Angeles Valley College in 1976.
Cranston began working in theater after graduating college. He did some commercial work for television and was soon working on various television shows such as Cover Up, Airwolf, Hill Street Blues, Murder She Wrote, Baywatch, and Matlock. He was a regular cast member on a soap opera called “Loving” for more than 2 years. He went back and forth between film and television work, appearing in movies such as Saving Private Ryan and That Thing You Do. Cranston became a household name while portraying “Hal” in the television comedy Malcolm in the Middle, which ran for 7 seasons.
Cranston is perhaps best known for his recent role on the AMC show Breaking Bad as Walter White. Cranston has won three Emmy’s for Best Lead Actor for his work in this series. He currently earns $225,000 per episode. Cranston’s fame and visibility has increased substantially in the past few years, making him one of the most talented up and coming stars of both television and movies.
Cranston has recently produced an instructional DVD called KidSmartz, designed to teach children how to avoid internet predators and child abductors. Cranston has a current net worth of $30 million and has been signed to star in an HBO adaptation of his hit play All The Way, with producer Steven Spielberg, which means his earnings and net worth is sure to increase next year.