Emmy award-winning actor James Spader is famous for portraying offbeat roles in both films and television.
Active in the entertainment industry since the late 1970’s James has appeared in numerous movies and series. He made his breakthrough by portraying the role of Graham Dalton in the film Sex, Lies, and Videotape. His projects over the years had unique presentations and he is often labelled as “odd” or “quirky”.
Besides his professional life, James has a low profile in terms of personal life.
Did you know that he is divorced and has grown up kids?
Here is an insight into James Spader’s private life and earnings.
Married Life And Children Of James Spader
American actor James was previously married to Victoria Kheel. James met his first wife, Victoria at a yoga studio while he was working as a yoga instructor. At that time James had no clear idea about yoga neither was he certified but he merely wanted to earn money.
Victoria was also a yoga instructor and set designer by profession.
James and Victoria tied the knot in the year 1987. The duo shares two kids together namely Sebastian Spader and Elijah Spader. Almost after 17 years of their married life, the duo called off their marriage. They filed for divorce in the year 2004.
He began dating actress Leslie Stefanson. She is also the former co-star of James in the movie Alien Hunter. James has one son from his girlfriend Leslie namely Nathaneal Spader. The welcomed Nathaneal into the world in August of the year 2008.
The Black List star James who professed a desire to stay home with his family and work only sporadically was always caught up with his work and hectic schedule.
As of now, James to go for walks, reads, listen to music, travel, and see art. Moreover, he also enjoys cooking, eating, and spending time with his beloved family.
James and Leslie have been together for nearly 18 years but they are not married but the pair do share great bonds as a life partner.
Career And Net Worth Of James Spader
Prior to being a full-time actor, James has undertaken various other jobs such as bartending, yoga instructor, driving trucks and farm works.
James first appeared in the movie Team-Mates in 1978 where he portrayed the role of Jimmy. Since then he has appeared in various movies and television series like Endless Love, Less Than Zero, Wall Street, Jack's Back, Sex, Lies, and Videotape, Stargate, Crash, Secretary, Lincoln, The Office, The Blacklist, Boston Legal, The Practice and many more.
With an impressive career as an actor and producer James savours the net worth of about $20 million while his salary is expected to be $300 Thousand Per Episode as of 2020.
James has also bagged three Primetime Emmy Awards, a Cannes Film Festival award, a Southeastern Film Critics Association awards, and a Satellite Award for his outstanding performances.
Early Life Of James
James Todd Spader was born on 7 February 1960 in Boston, Massachusetts, as the youngest child of mother Jean Fraser Spader and father Stoddard Greenwood Spader. Both of his parents were teachers. He has two elder siblings.
According to the wiki, he attended Pike School where his mother taught arts and later he joined Brooks School where his father taught. After that, he had a transfer to the Phillips Academy where he befriended John F. Kennedy, Jr.
At the age of 17, James moved to New York City in order to pursue his career in acting.
Talking about his height, James is 5 feet and 10 inches tall.