56 years old Michael Chiklis is an American actor, director, and television producer. Who is famous for his role as LAPD Detective Vic Mackey on the FX police drama The Shield, for which he won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series. Besides this as a father of the actress he had earned his name as a producer and director as well. To know more about him scroll below our pages.
Biography of Michael Chiklis
The talented and handsome American actor, director, and television producer was born as Michael Charles Chiklis. Later he got famous by his stage name Michael Chiklis. The handsome hunk celebrates his birthday every year on August 30.
In 1963, he had opened his eyes to Lowell, Massachusetts United States of AmericaBelonging to the White ethnicity while he holds an American Nationality. He had grown up with his parents and siblings at his hometown and birthplace.
The handsome and gifted Amerian actor Michael Chiklis had done his schooling from Andover High School. During his school time, he used to a member of the Actors’ Equity Association and he portrayed the role of Hawkeye Pierce in Andover High School’s production of M*A*S*H.
After completing his school level he was enrolled in the Boston University College of Fine Arts. Later he earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts from there. Besides this, there are no details on his further educational background and his College name.
Married or Dating? Find out his relationship
In 1992, the handsome hunk had tied his knot with the Michelle Moran. Further, the duo shares two daughters: Autumn, born on October 9, 1993, and Odessa, born in 1999.
Interestingly their first daughter is also an actress – who landed a role on the TV show called The Shield alongside her father.
While the real father and daughter had also shared screen where they played as on-screen father and daughter in the show. Besides, he had never dated any other woman in his past life.
Family life of Michael Chiklis
He is the son of Katherine (née Vousboukis) and Charlie Chiklis. His mother used to be a hospital administrative aide. While his father used to run a hair/beauty salon. His father is of a second-generation Greek American while his mother is of Greek and Irish descent.
Michael Chiklis has a height of 5 ft 7 inches (170.2 cm) while he weighs 95kg. However, no exact body measurement is given. He is bald and chubby. But his personality perfectly suits his body.
Career & Net worth
Talking about the career of Michael Chiklis he had started his career journey from a very young age. After graduation, he was cast in the role of John Belushi in the controversial biopic Wired (1989). In the following year, he started working in several popular television series such as Miami Vice, B.L. Stryker, Wiseguy, L.A. Law, Murphy Brown, and Seinfeld, as well as in bit parts in such films as Nixon.
His career took off when he got an opportunity to work in The Commish, a police comedy/drama that ran from 1991–1996 on ABC. Wher he portrayed the role of Anthony “Tony” J. Scali, a police commissioner in a small city in upstate New York. Later he appeared in the TV movie The Three Stooges and then he decided to reinvent his image.
The handsome hunk won the 2002 Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor In A Drama Series for the role and Golden Globe Award that same year for Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series-Drama as well.
How much is his Net Worth?
As a Professional American actor, director and television producer he had earned a huge name and fame in his lifetime career. the net worth of the handsome hunk has been estimated at around $2.56 million US dollars. While his exact annual salary is under review yet. There is no doubt that her net worth and salary will sure increase in the upcoming years.