Corey Feldman net worth in 2019: how did he acquire such fortune? Read on to find out the impressive secret behind Corey Feldman net worth, earnings, and investment.
For a name that rose to prominence in the 1980s for his awesome acting skills, Corey Feldman has starred in movies which include Gremlins (1984), Stand by Me (1986) and License to Drive (1988).
He is an actor and a musician who attained popularity in the 1980s as a teenage actor. Currently, he acts and sings mostly on a part-time basis.
As of 2019, Corey Feldman Net Worth is pegged at $2 million USD.
|Net Worth||$2 million|
|Date of Birth||July 6, 1971|
|Residence||Los Angeles, California|
Full name Corey Scott Feldman was born on the 16th of July 1971 in Reseda, California to a Jewish family to jews Bob Feldman and Sheila Feldman.
He grew up knowing the Jewish culture and he is the second of five children. His family were mostly into the entertainment as his father was into music while his elder sister was part of the popular Mickey Mouse Club.
He began his career as a child and appeared in hundreds of television commercials with his mother as his manager.
Feldman appeared on Disney’s movie The Fox and the Hound (1981) and also on the television series Mork & Mindy and Eight is Enough.
He claimed to be worth a million dollars at the age of 15 but couldn’t substantiate his claim. In 1981, he accepted his first comedy role by appearing with fellow child actors Billy Jacoby and Georg Olden in the musical play ‘How to Eat Like a Child‘.
Fast track to his teenage age, he got lots of roles and featured in top movies of the 1980s that went on to generate lots of revenues. Such movies include Gremlins (1984) and The Goonies (1985).
The year 1987 marked the beginning of the movie Lost Boys and a sequel which ran till 2010 having Feldman and his namesake Corey Haim feature in it. The pair also went on to feature in movies such as License to Drive (1988) and Dream a Little Dream (1989).
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Feldman had some running battle with drugs that affected his career as it declined drastically. He had to start from scratch and build his career again which he rejuvenated by taking roles in low budget movies.
In 2002, he tried out his musical talent when he released his first musical album titled “Former Child Actor” and he also had a musical tour that same year.
Feldman has continued to play roles in other movies and also work with his friend and namesake Corey Haim who passed away in 2010.
Currently he an advocate against Child Abuse and also an animal right activist. He also released another album in 2016 titled Angelic 2 the Core.
In 1989 Feldman got married to Vanessa Marcil but the marriage lasted for four years before they parted ways.
In 2002, he had his second marriage when he wedded Susie Sprague who he met in a nightclub. The marriage lasted for seven years before both parties got divorced.
He began dating Courtney Anne Mitchell in 2015 and they finally got married in the month of November 2016.
He was friends with the late popular star Michael Jackson and even dedicated a song after Jackson’s death.
Corey Feldman Net worth: How did he amass such wealth?
Corey Feldman has a net worth of $2 million which is quite small for someone who has been acting for more than thirty years. He got most of his wealth from his acting career, sales of musical records and musical tours. He also engages in television commercials.
-1988: Young Artist Award for Best Young Actor in a Horror Motion Picture
-2004: Former Child Star Lifetime Achievement Award
-2006: Best Actor Award at the Luxemburg Film Festival
-2007: Legendary Work in Horror Films by Eyegore Award