Popular actor Craig T. Nelson is best known for his roles on the TV series Coach, Parenthood, My Name is Earl, and movies Stir Crazy, Poltergeist, and The Incredibles. His net worth is estimated to be amazing 20 million dollars as of 2021. How is his life of a rich man?
How Did Craig T. Nelson Get So Rich?
Craig was born on April 4th, 1944, in Spokane, Washington. He studied criminology, English literature, communications and acting. Nelson started his career in show business as a comedian, a member of The Groundlings troupe. You could see him in number of movies and TV series during his career. One of his recent roles is Guy on Grace and Frankie TV series.
From 1965 to 1978, he was married to Robin McCarthy. They have three children together, Tiffany, Chris, and Noah. In 1987, Craig married his second wife, Doria Cook-Nelson. She is a freelance writer and also a martial arts association’s president, and karate and tai chi instructor.
Besides acting, Craig’s passion are motorsports. In 1991, he was a participant in the Toyota Celebrity Long Beach Grand Prix and finished on a great third spot. Three years later, he founded team called Screaming Eagles Racing together with John Christie. They participated in the IMSA 1994 WSC, 1995, 1996 and 1997 championships.