Brendan Fraser movies have been popular with the audience ever since he started off his career in the year 1988. This 48-year-old Canadian-American actor is known best for his role of Rick O’Connell in ‘The Mummy Trilogy’ as well as for his leading roles in films like ‘George of the Jungle’, ‘Looney Tunes’, ‘Journey to the Center of the Earth’ etc.
Brendan Fraser has appeared in several dramatic roles in Gods and Monsters, The Quiet American, Te Scout etc. Brendan Fraser movies and his immaculate acting skills have led him to become one of the most respected and liked personalities on screen.
Brendan Fraser was born on the 3rd of December, 1968. His age is currently 48 years and he is a native of Indianapolis, Indiana. His parents are Canadian and are named Peter Fraser and Carol Mary. His father was a former journalist and his mother worked as a sales counselor. He is of mixed ethnicity including roots from French-Canadian, Scottish, Irish, Czech, and German. He has three brothers Kevin, Regan, and Sean.
Brendan Fraser moved along with his family frequently when he was a child. He has lived in Netherlands, Switzerland, Washington, Ottawa, and Seattle, Ontario etc. For his primary education, he attended the Upper Canada College and attended the Cornish College of the Arts. He graduated on 1990 and started acting in New York City.
Brendan Fraser movies career started off with his appearance in ‘America’s Most Wanted’. He debuted on film with ‘Encino Man’ and then in ‘School Ties’. Brendan Fraser movies that followed are the likes of With Honors, The Scout, and The Twilight of the Golds as well as Blast from the Past which were all successful hits in which his roles have been appreciated widely.
He went on to be cast in Monkeybone and Bedazzled on the years 2001 and 2000. George of the Jungle and Dudley Do-right are other Brendan Fraser movies based on Jay Ward creations, that made him even more popular in the 2000’s.
After this, Brendan Fraser movies like Gods and Monsters as well as the adventure fantasy film The Mummy made him popular. His biggest commercial success was with The Mummy and The Mummy Returns in which he has played the role of Rick O’ Connor. Brendan Fraser movies like Big Bug Man and Crash have made him even more popular. He has appeared in a lot of television series like Scrubs, The Simpsons and King of the Hill. Brendan Fraser movies like Extraordinary Creatures, Inkheart, Elling, Whole Lotta Sole etc. have followed his roles in The Mummy.
Brendan Fraser 2016 career includes appearing in the Bollywood thriller The Field. Brendan Fraser 2016 role comes out only after 2011 when he appeared in The Legend of William Tell but left due to wage issues.
Brendan Fraser movies have led Brendan Fraser net worth to increase to a great amount, Brendan Fraser net worth is a whopping 25 million dollars. With more appearances to come about, he is surely set to earn more in the days to come.
Brendan Fraser dating history started with Afton Smith while he was in Los Angeles. The couple met when he attended a barbecue at Winona Ryder’s house on 1993. The relationship of the pair started and they decided to take it further by getting married on the 27th of September, 1998. The couple has three children together. Their sons are Griffin, Holden, and Leland.
The couple sold Thayer home in Beverly Hills for the sum of 3 million dollars. This led the tabloids to speculate the imminent split of the couple and the couple ended up with a divorce on the year 2007, after nine years of togetherness. The split of the couple was highly publicized by news tabloids as Fraser petitioned the reduction of child support payments and alimony from the court. His former spouse, however, accused him of hiding his financial assets.
Apart from Afton, Brendan Fraser dating history has included with anyone from the entertainment fraternity. He seems to be single as of now and it can only be hoped that other details about him will be made available to his fans only in the days to come.
On the year 1993, Brendan Fraser was nominated for the Chicago Film critic Association Award in the role of Most Promising Actor. He later went on to win the Best Actor Award from the Seattle International Film Festival Award on 1997. He has been nominated for Saturn Award, Blockbuster Entertainment Award as well as the Teen Choice Award. He is the recipient of the Hollywood Film Festival Award in the category of Best Ensemble Cast. He has won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for the year 2006. Brendan Fraser movies and his appearances have surely made his career a pretty successful one.