Net Worth: $15 Million
- Source of Wealth Film, Television, Theatre
- Birth Place Scott AFB, Illinois, United States
- Height 6' 0" (1.83 m)
- Marital Status Married (Maggie Gyllenhaal)
- Full Name John Peter Sarsgaard
- Nationality American
- Date of Birth March 7, 1971
- Ethnicity Austrian, Danish, English, German, Norwegian, Irish, Scots-Irish
- Occupation Actor
- Education Fairfield College Preparatory School, Washington University in St. Louis
- Children 2 (Ramona, Gloria Ray)
About Peter Sarsgaard
Peter Sarsgaard is an American stage and film actor. According to the latest estimates, his net worth stands at an impressive $15 million. Peter made his money mostly from his acting career. He has done television shows and films, but he is best known for being the host of “Saturday Night Live”. Sarsgaard has been associated with acting since 1995 when he debuted with the film “Dead Man Walking”.
It was relatively easy for him after the success of his first movie Dead Man Walking. Peter received several offers. Two other films he did was “Another Day in Paradise” and “Desert Blue”. He also got a very significant part to play in “The Man in the Iron Mask”. He was greatly appreciated by the critics for playing a part in the movie “Boys Don’t Cry”. Peter has done both leading and supporting roles. Some of the movies he is known for as a supporting actor are Empire, The Salton Sea, and K-19: The Widow maker. In the movie “The Centre of the World” which released in 2001, he bagged his first leading role.
Peter Sarsgaard was born on 7th March, 1971 in Illinois, United States. While attending the Fairfield College Preparatory School, he discovered his fondness for movies and realized that he wants to be an actor. He has won the National Society of Film Critics Award for the movie “Shattered Glass” and was also nominated for the Golden Globe Award. He made his Broadway debut with “The Seagull” and has also appeared in off- Broadway productions.
Sarsgaard married the actress Maggie Gyllenhaal in 2009. He has been in relationship with her since 2002. They have two daughters and reside in Brooklyn, New York.
Earnings & Financial Data
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- Earnings 2005
Salary from the film, Flightplan