The 66-year-old Canadian-American actor Dan Aykroyd’s net worth is estimated at $180 million. Alongside being a comedian, he is also a businessman, screenwriter, and producer.
Dan has appeared in many successful movies, television shows, video games, and his own sitcom as well. He has also ventured in music and business. Apart from this Dan has produced and directed films as well. He also has got a beautiful daughter named Danielle Aykroyd.
As mentioned above, Dan Aykroyd’s net worth is estimated at $180 million which he has earned from his career. Dan began his journey of fame and wealth as a comedian. He worked as a comedian in many nightclubs in Canada. Dan appeared on Saturday Night live in 1975. He appeared in the show until 2015.
Dan Aykroyd has appeared in a lot of skits of SNL. Image Source: SNL.
Dan has also acted in the television series ‘Psi Factor: Chronicles of Paranormal’. Also, Dan had his own sitcom called ‘Soul Man’. Dan’s other television roles include ‘Earth vs. the Spider’, ‘According to Jim’, ‘The Defenders’, and ‘Behind the Candelabra’. Likewise, he has appeared in other television series and was also the creator of ‘The Real Ghostbusters.’ He was also in the movie alongside Bill Murray and Harold Ramis.
Dan Aykroyd was also one of the writers of ‘The Beach Boys: It’s OK’. This many appearances and his successful career as an actor and writer have helped him to earn a massive fortune.
Aykroyd has also served as the reserve commander in the police department in Louisiana. He is currently the Reserve Deputy of Hinds County, Mississippi’s Sheriff Department.
Dan’s career as an actor in films began with his debut role in the movie ‘Love at First Sight’ where he appeared as Roy. Here are other successful movies of Dan Aykroyd:
2. Doctor Detroit
4. Nothing Lasts Forever
5. Into the Night
Dan was the writer, producer, and actor of the film ‘Blues Brothers 2000’. The 1991 movie ‘Nothing but Trouble’ was directed by him as well. Dan’s career in movies has also been one of the big factors for his net value.
Alongside acting and directing, Dan Aykroyd is the co-founder of the chain of music venues called the House of Blues. He is also the co-founder of Crystal Head Vodka and is the part owner of wineries in Niagara Peninsula of Canada. His ventures in business have also become a notable part of his fortune.
Working security for London’s hottest rooftop bar – Rumpus Room. pic.twitter.com/e6q0WCeCfg
— Dan Aykroyd (@dan_aykroyd) June 6, 2017
Going through Dan’s social media account, he seems to enjoy his lavish lifestyle thanks to his $180 million net worth.