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Brent Spiner Net Worth

Brent Spiner Net Worth 2018: Wiki, Married, Family, Wedding, Salary, Siblings

Brent Jay Spiner net worth is
$7 Million

Brent Jay Spiner Wiki/Biography

Brent Jay Spiner was born on the 2nd February 1949, in Houston, Texas USA, and is an actor, probably best known for his role as Lieutenant Commander Data, an android in the TV series “Star Trek: The Next Generation” (1987). He is also remembered for starring in the role of Dr. Brackish Okun in the film “Independence Day” (1996). Brent has been an active member of the entertainment industry since the 1970s.
Have you ever wondered how rich Brent Spiner is, as of early 2016? It has been estimated from authoritative sources that the overall size of Brent’s net worth is $7 million, which has been accumulated through his successful career as an actor over the years.

Brent Spiner Net Worth $7 Million

Brent Spiner was raised in a Jewish family by his parents Jack and Sylvia Spiner. He went to Bellaire High School in Bellaire, Texas, and after he matriculated in 1968, enrolled at the University of Houston in Houston, Texas, from which he earned a degree in 1974. While he was in college, Brent became active in local theatre.
Brent`s career began in the 1970s, launching his career as a stage actor, as he participated in several Broadway and off-Broadway productions, including “Sunday In The Park With George”, and “The Three Musketeers”. After that he moved to California, started auditioning for on-screen roles, and in 1984 he earned his first role in the TV series “The Paper Chase”, which was followed by appearances in such productions as “Tales from the Darkside”, and “One Life To Live” in the same year.

Before the end of the 1980s, he appeared in such TV series and films as “Crime of Innocence” (1985), with Andy Griffith in the lead role and Diane Ladd, “Mama’s Family” (1986-1987), “Night Court” (1985-1987), and in 1987 he was selected for the role of Lieutenant Commander Data in the TV series “Star Trek: The Next Generation” (1987-1994), which was his first notable role, and it certainly increased his net worth by a large margin.
He repeated his role in several Star Trek sequels, including “Star Trek: Generations” (1994), “Star Trek: First Contact” (1996), “Star Trek: Nemesis” (2002), with other stars of the show, including Patrick Stewart and Jonathan Frakes.

Brent`s career reached a whole new level, as he managed to secure roles in such high profile films as “Corrina, Corrina” (1994), with Ray Liotta and Whoopi Goldberg in lead roles, “Independence Day” (1996), alongside Will Smith and Jeff Goldblum, and “Phenomenon” (1996), with John Travolta and Forest Whitaker as stars of the film.
He continued to line up success after success in the 2000s, securing roles in such productions as “Jack” (2004), “Threshold” (2005-2006) and “Superhero Movie” (2008), which steadily increased his net worth.

To speak further of his accomplishments in the entertainment industry, in 2011 he featured in the TV series “Fresh Hell” (2011-2012), as himself, and in 2012 he was selected for the role of Brother Adrian in the TV series “Warehouse 13” (2012-2013). His latest appearances include roles in such films and TV series as “The Midnight Man” (2016), and “Independence Day: Resurgence”, which is scheduled for release on the 24th June 2016.

Most recently, he has also started a voice acting career, landing his voice to characters in such productions as “Generator Rex” (2010-2013), “Star Wars Rebels” (2014-2015), and “Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H.” (2014), among others, all of which have added to Brent`s net worth.
Brent is also recognized as a musician, releasing an album “Ol’ Yellow Eyes Is Back” in 1991, which consisted of covers of pop hits from the 1930s and 1940s American music scene. The album also added to his net worth, as it became quite popular in Europe.

Thanks to his talents, Brent has received several nominations, and awards, including the Saturn Award in the category of Best Supporting Actor, for his work on “Star Trek: First Contact”, among many others.
Regarding his personal life, Brent Spiner is married to producer Loree McBride, with whom he has a son; their current residence is in Malibu, California.


Full NameBrent Spiner
Net Worth$7 Million
Date Of BirthFebruary 2, 1949
Place Of BirthHouston, Texas, U.S.
Height5' 10" (1.78 m)
ProfessionActor, Soundtrack, Writer
EducationBellaire High School, University of Houston
NationalityAmerican
SpouseLoree McBride
ChildrenJackson Spiner
ParentsSylvia Spiner, Sol Mintz, Jack Spiner
SiblingsRon Spiner
Twitterhttps://twitter.com/brentspiner
IMDBhttp://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000653
AwardsSaturn Award for Best Supporting Actor
NominationsDrama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Musical, Satellite Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film
MoviesIndependence Day: Resurgence, Star Trek Nemesis, Star Trek: First Contact, Star Trek Generations, The Master of Disguise, Star Trek: Insurrection, The Aviator, Out to Sea, Introducing Dorothy Dandridge, Material Girls, Superhero Movie, Phenomenon, Stardust Memories, Rent Control, I Am Sam, Miss Fire...
TV ShowsThe Paper Chase, Ryan's Hope, Star Trek: The Next Generation, Deadly Games, Threshold, Alphas, Fresh Hell, Star Wars Rebels, Robert Kennedy and His Times
#Trademark
1Lieutenant Commander Data on Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987)
TitleSalary
Star Trek: Insurrection (1998)$5,000,000
#Quote
1[September 12, 2006] I don't think I should play Data anymore. I think I'm too old to play him anymore to be honest. I think it would look stupid putting that make-up on me at this point. There certain characters that I think work in a youthful way and I think I really skated along the edge in the last couple movies as it was.
2[on his Lt. Commander Data action figure] At first, I was reluctant. But then I figured, if it's good enough for Alec Guinness, then it's good enough for me.
#Fact
1Currently resides in Los Angeles, California.
2Has appeared on Star Wars Rebels (2014), making him the first Star Trek actor to appear on the animated series, soon to be followed by Clancy Brown and Simon Pegg.
3He appeared in three science fiction films in 1996: Phenomenon (1996), Independence Day (1996) and Star Trek: First Contact (1996).
4Has one son: Jackson Spiner (born June 29, 2002).
5His parents, Sylvia (Schwartz) and Jack Spiner, were both from Jewish immigrant families (from Austria, Hungary and Russia).
6He is the only actor to be nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor twice in the same year, for both Star Trek: First Contact (1996) and Independence Day (1996); he won for the former.
7He starred as John Adams in the Broadway revival of "1776" for which he received a Drama Desk Award nomination for best performance by a lead actor in a musical.
8He has played the same character (Lt. Commander Data) on three different series: Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987), Star Trek: Enterprise (2001) and SpongeBob SquarePants (1999).
9When added to the Broadway cast of "Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn", he replaced another future Star Trek actor: Rene Auberjonois.
10Genre enthusiasts liken Spiner's Data to another intelligent golden automaton: C-3PO of the Star Wars trilogies.
11His character, Lt. Commander Data's line "Intriguing!" went down in Trek history as replacing Mr. Spock's world-famous line "Fascinating!".
12He played a fictional character, James Campbell, on Friends (1994) and himself on the spin-off series Joey (2004).
13He is the only Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987) regular to share scenes with all three original Star Trek (1966) series cast members who appeared on that series: DeForest Kelley, Leonard Nimoy and James Doohan.
14He appeared in episodes of three different series with Jonathan Frakes and Marina Sirtis: Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987), Gargoyles (1994) and Star Trek: Enterprise (2001).
15Along with Jonathan Frakes, Marina Sirtis, Michael Dorn, Colm Meaney and Jeffrey Combs, he is one of only six actors to appear in the series finales of two different "Star Trek" series (Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987) and Star Trek: Enterprise (2001)).
16He played five different members of the Soong family on "Star Trek": Lieutenant Commander Data in Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987), Star Trek: Generations (1994), Star Trek: First Contact (1996), Star Trek: Insurrection (1998), Star Trek: Nemesis (2002) and Star Trek: Enterprise (2001); Dr. Noonien Soong and Lore in Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987); B-4 in Star Trek: Nemesis (2002); and Dr. Arik Soong in Star Trek: Enterprise (2001). Data, Lore and B-4 were all androids made in Dr. Noonien Soong's image and Dr. Arik Soong was his great-grandfather.
17He appeared with Erick Avari in three different productions: Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987), Independence Day (1996) and The Master of Disguise (2002).
18He was the only Houstonian, and for that matter, the only Texan, who appears in The Aviator (2004), whose subject, Howard Hughes, was born in Houston.
19In October 2004, he began three guest appearances on Star Trek: Enterprise (2001) as Arik Soong, an ancestor of Noonian Soong, the creator of Data, his character from Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987). He also played Noonian Soong in Star Trek: The Next Generation: Brothers (1990) and Star Trek: The Next Generation: Inheritance (1993).
20Attended and graduated from the University of Houston in Houston, Texas (1974).
21Attended and graduated from Bellaire High School in Bellaire, Texas (1968).
22Godfather of Gates McFadden's son.
23He was a groomsman at Marina Sirtis' wedding, and served as best man at Patrick Stewart's wedding.
24Last name changed to Mintz at about age six, readopted Spiner as a stage name at about age 20.
25Released an album titled "Ol' Yellow Eyes is Back" (based on an old crooner song of the 1940s) with his male co-stars from Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987) singing backup vocals. Title of the album refers to Data, whom he played on the series.

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Wendell and Vinnie2013TV SeriesBrent Spiner
Robot Chicken2013TV SeriesDr. Noonien Soong Gondola Jack Medic
Generator Rex2010-2013TV SeriesDr. Gabriel Rylander / additional voices / Additional Voices
Warehouse 132012TV SeriesBrother Adrian
Fresh Hell2011-2012TV SeriesBrent Spiner
The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes2012TV SeriesZebediah Killgrave Purple Man
The Simpsons2012TV SeriesRobots
Young Justice2011TV SeriesThe Joker
The Big Bang Theory2011TV SeriesBrent Spiner
Alphas2011TV SeriesDr. Kern
The Guild2011TV SeriesBrent Spiner
Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space Odyssey2010Coach Mackey (voice)
Leverage2009TV SeriesWilliam Quint
Superhero Movie2008Dr. Strom
Material Girls2006Tommy Katzenbach
Threshold2005-2006TV SeriesDr. Nigel Fenway
Star Trek: Enterprise2004-2005TV SeriesDr. Arik Soong Lt. Commander Data
Joey2005TV SeriesBrent Spiner
The Aviator2004Robert Gross
Law & Order: Criminal Intent2004TV SeriesGraham Barnes
Jack2004TV MovieVernon
Friends2004TV SeriesJames Campbell
An Unexpected Love2003TV MovieBrad
Frasier2003TV SeriesAlbert
Star Trek: Nemesis2002Data B-4
The Master of Disguise2002Devlin Bowman
Star Trek: Bridge Commander2002Video GameCommander Data (voice)
Dating Service2001
I Am Sam2001Shoe Salesman
The Ponder Heart2001TV MovieDorris Grabney
Ask Me No Questions2001TV Movie
Star Trek: Away Team2001Video GameLt. Commander Data (voice)
A Girl Thing2001TV MovieBob
Dude, Where's My Car?2000Pierre (uncredited)
The Wonderful World of Disney2000TV SeriesStromboli
Star Trek: Hidden Evil1999Video GameLt. Cmdr. Data (voice)
Introducing Dorothy Dandridge1999TV MovieEarl Mills
South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut1999Conan O'Brien (voice)
Star Trek: Insurrection1998Data
Star Trek: Generations1997Video GameLt. Cmdr. Data (voice)
Out to Sea1997Gil Godwyn
Star Trek: First Contact1996Data
Independence Day1996Dr. Brakish Okun
Phenomenon1996Dr. Bob Niedorf
The Outer Limits1996TV SeriesProfessor Trent Davis
Gargoyles1995-1996TV SeriesPuck
Pie in the Sky1996Upscale Guy
Dream On1996TV SeriesDr. Strongwater
Chronomaster1995Video GameMilo (voice)
Star Trek: The Next Generation - A Final Unity1995Video GameLt. Commander Data (voice)
Deadly Games1995TV SeriesDanny Schlecht
Kingfish: A Story of Huey P. Long1995TV Movie uncredited
Mad About You1995TV SeriesBob, the Dog Agent
Star Trek: Generations1994Data
Corrina, Corrina1994Brent Witherspoon
Star Trek: The Next Generation1987-1994TV SeriesLt. Commander Data Lore Dr. Noonien Soong ...
Crazy from the Heart1991TV Movie uncredited
Shocker1989Talkshow Guest (uncredited)
Miss Firecracker1989Preacher Mann
What's Alan Watching?1989TV SpecialBrentwood Carter
Family Sins1987TV MovieKen McMahon
Night Court1985-1987TV SeriesBob Wheeler
Sledge Hammer!1987TV SeriesSoldier
Mama's Family1986-1987TV SeriesBilly Bob Conroy
Cheers1987TV SeriesBill Grand
Hunter1986TV SeriesWillie Vaughn
Manhunt for Claude Dallas1986TV MovieJim Stevens
Sylvan in Paradise1986TV MovieClinton C. Waddle
American Playhouse1986TV SeriesFranz / Dennis
The Twilight Zone1986TV SeriesDraft Dodger (segment "Dead Run")
Crime of Innocence1985TV MovieHinnerman
Hill Street Blues1985TV SeriesLarry Stein
Robert Kennedy and His Times1985TV Mini-SeriesAllard Lowenstein
One Life to Live1984TV SeriesRalph Harley
Tales from the Darkside1984TV SeriesReverend Peabody
The Paper Chase1984TV SeriesStudent in Reese's Class
Rent Control1984Leonard Junger
Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains1982Corinne Burns's Boss (uncredited)
Ryan's Hope1981TV SeriesDoctor examining Kim
Stardust Memories1980Fan in Lobby
Family1979TV SeriesFred
The Dain Curse1978TV Mini-SeriesTom Fink
My Sweet Charlie1970TV MovieLocal (uncredited)
Outcast2016-2017TV SeriesSidney
The Blacklist2017TV SeriesThe Architect
Blunt Talk2015-2016TV SeriesPhil
Independence Day: Resurgence2016Dr. Brakish Okun
The Midnight Man2016/IEzekiel
The Librarians2015TV SeriesPuck
Comedy Bang! Bang!2015TV SeriesThe Sandman
Star Wars: Rebels2014-2015TV SeriesGall Trayvis
Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H.2014TV SeriesSilver Surfer
Ray Donovan2014TV SeriesTherapist
Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff2014Video GameData (voice)

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Star Trek: Nemesis2002performer: "Blue Skies"
Great Performances2001TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Wonderful World of Disney2000TV Series performer - 1 episode
Star Trek: The Next Generation1987-1989TV Series performer - 4 episodes

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Star Trek: Nemesis2002story

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Captains2011Documentary special thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Home & Family2016TV SeriesHimself
Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition2016TV SeriesHimself
From the Mouths of Babes2016TV Series documentaryHimself
Made in Hollywood2016TV SeriesHimself
Another Day: The Making of 'Independence Day: Resurgence'2016Video documentaryHimself - 'Dr. Okun'
Independence Day: A Legacy Surging Forward2016Video documentary shortHimself - 'Dr. Brakish Okun'
The Jack and Triumph Show2015TV SeriesHimself
Star Trek: The Next Generation - The Sky's the Limit - The Eclipse of Star Trek: The Next Generation2014DocumentaryHimself
Star Trek: The Next Generation - The Unknown Possibilities of Existence: Making All Good Things...2014Documentary shortHimself
Beyond the Five Year Mission: The Evolution of Star Trek - The Next Generation2014DocumentaryHimself
Requiem - A Remembrance of Star Trek: The Next Generation2013Video documentaryHimself
Star Trek: From One Generation to the Next2013Video shortHimself
Relativity: The Family Saga of Star Trek - The Next Generation2013Documentary
Resistance Is Futile: Assimilating Star Trek -The Next Generation2013DocumentaryHimself
Star Trek: The Next Generation - Regeneration: Engaging the Borg2013DocumentaryHimself
Reunification: 25 Years After Star Trek - The Next Generation2012Video documentaryHimself
Stardate Revisited: The Origin of Star Trek - The Next Generation2012DocumentaryHimself
Those Video Guys2011TV SeriesHimself
Guten Abend RTL2010TV SeriesHimself
Family Guy2009TV SeriesHimself
Cast of Characters: The Making of 'Material Girls'2006Video documentary shortHimself
Breakfast2006TV SeriesHimself
Comedy Central Roast of William Shatner2006TV SpecialHimself - Audience (uncredited)
Charlie Rose2003TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Working in the Theatre2003TV Series documentaryHimself
Identity Crisis: The Making of a Master2003Video documentary shortHimself
Richard & Judy2002TV SeriesHimself
Best of British2001TV SeriesHimself
Hollywood Remembers Walter Matthau2001TV Movie documentaryHimself
Great Performances2001TV SeriesHimself
CBS Cares2000TV SeriesHimself
Trekkies1997DocumentaryHimself
The Daily Show1997TV SeriesHimself
Harry Anderson: The Tricks of His Trade1996TV Special
Late Show with David Letterman1996TV SeriesHimself
Independence Day: The ID4 Invasion1996TV Movie documentaryDr. Brackish Okun (footage from 'Independence Day')
Gottschalk Late Night1995TV SeriesHimself
Journey's End: The Saga of Star Trek - The Next Generation1994TV Movie documentaryHimself
Comic Relief VI1994TV Special documentaryLt. Commander Data
Sci-Fi Buzz1993TV SeriesHimself - 'Data'
7th Annual American Cinema Awards1990TV SpecialHimself
Reading Rainbow1988TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Drunken Peasants2015-2016TV SeriesHimself
How William Shatner Changed the World2005TV Movie documentaryLt. Cmdr. Data
Sendung ohne Namen2003TV Series documentaryLt. Commander Data
Star Trek: The Next Generation Companion1999Video GameLt. Commander Data
Ultimate Trek: Star Trek's Greatest Moments1999TV ShortLt. Commander Data
Hill Street Blues1985TV SeriesLarry Stein

Won Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2016CinemaCon AwardCinemaCon, USAEnsemble of the UniverseIndependence Day: Resurgence (2016)
1997Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest Supporting ActorStar Trek: First Contact (1996)

Nominated Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2003Blimp AwardKids' Choice Awards, USAFavorite Fart in a MovieThe Master of Disguise (2002)
2000Golden Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for TelevisionIntroducing Dorothy Dandridge (1999)
1997Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest Supporting ActorIndependence Day (1996)
1997OFTA Film AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Horror ActorStar Trek: First Contact (1996)
1994Q AwardViewers for Quality Television AwardsBest Supporting Actor in a Quality Drama SeriesStar Trek: The Next Generation (1987)

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