Jim Carter Net Worth in 2019: How did the English actor whose career has spanned over thirty years amass so much wealth? Read on to find out secrets behind his rise to fame and source of wealth.
Who is Jim Carter?
Jim Carter is an English actor whose career began in the 1970s with him appearing in the movie Flash Gordon (1980) and Top Secret! (1984).
Carter has starred in a lot of films some of which include The Little Vampire (2000), The Thief Lord (2006), and House of 9 (2005). Apart from films, he has starred in television series such as Cranford (2007), Downton Abbey (2010–2015) and Dinotopia (2002).
His role in television series has on four occasions got him nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series.
Jim Carter’s net worth is $4 million. Read on to find out more about his life and wealth.
|Net Worth||$4 million|
|Date of Birth||August 19, 1948|
Life and Career
Born as James Edward Carter on the 19th of August 1948 in North Yorkshire, England to English parents who worked with the British government.
Carter studied at Ashville College, Harrogate before going to study law at the University of Sussex but dropped out in his second year to start acting.
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He started out playing in theatres in Brighton earning $7.5 a week from acting. He later joined the Newcastle University Theatre where he played as Estragon in the drama Waiting for Godot.
Towards the end of the 70s, Carter went to the United States to study juggling, unicycling and tightrope walking at a circus school. His break came in the 1980s with roles in The Company of Wolves (1984), Rustlers’ Rhapsody (1985), and Erik the Viking (1989).
His most recent works include Alice in Wonderland (2010), Transformers: The Last Knight (2017), Swimming with Men (2018) and Downton Abbey (2019).
Jim Carter Net Worth
Jim Carter is a wealthy actor when compared with some other actors in the industry based in England.
As of 2019, Jim Carter’s net worth is $4 million which he has amassed from his long career as an actor.
During the course of his career, he has featured in over a hundred films and series as well as taken part in television commercials.
Information about his houses and cars isn’t available but we will keep you updated as soon as possible.
Jim Carter got married to actress Imelda Staunton in 1983 after dating for over a year. Together they have a daughter Bessie who was born in 1993. Carter has a dog named Molly.
When it comes to sports he loves cycling and does it most time for charity. In 2011, Carter with 25 others engaged in cycling to raise funds to provide clean water for Tafo a town in Ghana.
He was also a onetime chairman of the Hampstead Cricket Club. Bessie has also chosen to follow after her father to be an actress.