How much is Kirk Cameron worth? $22 million
How did Kirk Cameron earn his money and wealth?
Cameron started acting at the age of just nine, and he first acted in an advertisement for a cereal. In television, His first starring role was at age 13, in the series Two Marriages. As a child artist, he starred in several television shows and films. He rose to stardom in 1985 after playing the role of a Mike Seaver in the ABC television sitcom Growing Pains. Cameron afterward became a teen superstar in the late 1980s, while featuring on the magazine covers of Teens, including Tiger Beat, Teen Beat, and others.
Cameron also played a brief role in the Full House episode “Just One of the Guys”, in 1988 in which he played the cousin of D.J. Tanner. Cameron also starred in many films, including the Like Father Like Son released in 1987, which was a box office hit. Cameron has few notable movies and then again shifted to television, he starred in a television film, The Growing Pains Movie in 2000, and Growing Pains: Return of the Seavers, released in 2004. Cameron united with the cast of Growing Pains for a Larry King Live interview which aired on CNN on February 7, 2006, together with the Warner Bros.
In addition to this, Cameron has also worked in productions based on Christian themes, among them are the post-rapture films like Left Behind: World at War, Left Behind II: Tribulation Force and Left Behind: The Movie. Kirk’s wife Noble also featured in the film series, playing the role of Hattie Durham. Cameron has also worked with production company Cloud Ten, a company which releases movies based on Christian themes, and has featured in many of their notable films, like The Miracle of the Cards.
In 2012, Cameron became the host and the narrator of the documentary film Monumental: In Search of America’s National Treasure. On its day of release, Monumental grossed around $28,340 worldwide. The film remained in theaters for long, grossing a total of $177,729. In 2013, Cameron informed that he would be the host of the film Unstoppable scheduled to premiere in September 2013. A trailer for the film was banned on Facebook, with Cameron guessing that it was due to the religious content of the movie. Later the trailer was showcased on Facebook and it was told that it was due to the mistake of the automated system, that the movie was blocked from the social media.
Cameron married his Growing Pains co-star Chelsea Noble in 1991. They have 6 children, out of which four are adopted.
What are the highest grossing movies of Kirk Cameron?
- Left Behind (2000): $4.2 million
- Fireproof (2008): $33,473,297
- Like Father like Son (1989): $34,377,585
- Listen to Me (1989): $4,299,023
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