How much Frankie Muniz worth? $40 million
How did Frankie Muniz earn his money and wealth?
Francisco Muniz IV was born in Wood-Ridge, New Jersey on December 5, 1985. He has one sibling, an elder sister Denise. He is a popular American actor, who is also a musician, writer, producer, race car driver, and band manager. He is famously known for his role in the television show “Malcolm in the Middle”. As of 2018, Frankie Muniz net worth is $40 million. He started his acting career with the critically acclaimed television show “Malcolm in the Middle”, which became a huge success and earned him an Emmy nomination in 2001. For his amazing performance on the show, he received “Young Star Award” by The Hollywood Reporter. He also made numerous guest appearances during his career on various television shows including “Lizzie McGuire”, “Sabrina”, “The Teenage Witch”, and “MADtv”.
His movie career started in 2000 with the movie named My Dog Skip. He gave his voice to the character of Domino in the video game “102 Dalmatians: Puppies to the Rescue” that same year. Also, he was featured in the video game called “Stargate Worlds”. In 2001 he gave voice to an animal character in the movie “Dr. Dolittle 2”. His first hit came in the form of “Big Fat Liar” starring Amanda Bynes in 2002. In the same year, he also played the role of a gang member in the movie “Deuces Wild”. In the following year, he played a cameo role in the movie “Stuck on You”. He also appeared on the Ashton Kutcher’s MTV show “Punk’d”.
His biggest success came with the movies “Agent Cody Banks” and “Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London”, which were released in 2003 and 2004 subsequently and earned a combined $75 million. In 2005 he gave voice to the character of Zebra in the movie called “Racing Stripes”. He also appeared on an episode of the comedy show “Arrested Development”. In 2006 he announced that he will be taking a break from acting to try a hand in race car driving. In 2007 he made an appearance in crime drama series “Criminal Minds”. In the same year, he appeared in the movie “Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story”. In 2009 he starred in a movie named “Extreme Movie”. He also did a superhero movie called Pizza Man in 2011.
In 2012 he appeared as himself on the comedy show “Don’t Trust the B—in Apartment 23”. In 2015 he appeared on the show “Mysteries of Laura”. In 2017 he participated on the dance reality show “Dancing with the Stars” and finished in the third place. His only writing work till date is the screenplay of the teleplay “Granted”. He was also executive producer for “Granted” and other works which include movies “Choose Your Own Adventure: The Abominable Snowman” and “Choose Connor”.
He always had an interest in race car driving and in 2001 he drove the pace car for Daytona 500. But his career started in 2004 when he ran the Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race as a celebrity participant. To fulfill his music dreams, he joined the band named You Hang Up as a drummer. In 2012 he joined another band “Kingsfoil”. But he had to leave the band in 2014. Now he manages another band named “Astro Lasso”.
What are the highest grossing movies of Frankie Muniz?
- Dolittle 2 (2001): $176million
- Racing Stripes (2005): $90million
- Agent Cody Banks (2003): $58 million
- Big Fat Liar (2002): $53.0 million
- My Dog Skip (2000): $35.5 million
- Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London (2004): $28 million
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