Michael Keaton Biography
Quick Facts Michael Keaton
- NameMichael Keaton
- Birth NameMichael John Douglas
- FatherGeorge A. Douglas
- MotherLeona Elizabeth Loftus
- Net Worth$15 million
- Eye ColorBlue
- Married toCaroline McWilliams (m. 1982)
- ChildrenSean Douglas
- DivorceCaroline McWilliams (m. 1990)
- EducationMontour High School
- MoviesThe Founder, Kong: Skull Island
- TV ShowClear History
World famous actor, Michael Keaton is best known professionally as Michael Keaton. He is an American producer, actor as well as director. After portraying the role of Bill Blazajowski in 1982, American comedy film, Night Shift, he came into the limelight thus, he is one of the best actors in this time.
Michael Kenton Early life and Education
Michael Kenton was born on September 5, 1951, in Coraopolis, Pennsylvania, U.S. He was born to his Surveyor father, George A. Douglas, and mother, Leona Elizabeth Loftus and grew up with his three brother and three sisters in Forest Grove, Pennsylvania, and Coraopolis.
Michael childhood Image
Michael completed his elementary education from the Montour High School in Pennsylvania. After completed his primary education, he joined the Kent State University where he studied speech for two years. In his childhood, Kenton had keen interest and passion in acting.
Michael Kenton Career
In the year 1975, Michael Kenton made his first step in the film industry through the television series named, Minster Roger’s Neighborhood as a volunteer, however, the tv series couldn’t grab enough audience. But Michael featured in the various television series includes,
- All’s Fair (1976),
- Maude(1977), Mary(1978),
- Working Stiffs(1979),
- Report to Murphy(1982)
- , Frasier(2002),
- Live from Baghdad(2002),
- The company(2007), 30 Rock(2011),
- Clear History(2013) and much more.
Besides, Keaton made his movie debut from the American comedy movie named, Rabbit Test as Sailor. The movie was released on April 9, 1978, directed by Jan Rivers and Edgar Rosenberg is the producer of the movie.
Keaton grabbed more attention featuring in the 1982 movie named, Night Shift as Bill Blazejowski. His passion for acting was infinite and has achieved huge name and fame through it. After these, Keaton got an offer for numerous movies.
Some of his hit’s movies include
- One Good Cop(1991),
- Batman Return(1992),
- Out of Sight(1998),
- A Shortat Glory(2002)
- Toy Story 3(2010),
- Need for Speed(2014),
- Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)(2014).
Youtube: Micheal Keaton talk’s about Spider Man;
Currently, Keaton is busy with his upcoming movie named, Dumbo(2019).
Moreover, Keaton featured in several video games such as Cars (2006), Cars Race-O- Rama (2009), Call of Duty; Black Ops II (2012) and so on.
List of Awards received by Michael Keaton
- AACTA Awards as Best actor from the movie, Birdman 2014.
- Critics’ Choice Movie Awards as Best Actor from the movie, Birdman in 2014.
- Gloden GLobe Award as Best Actor from the movie, Birdman in the year 2014 and much more.
Youtube: Micheal talks about his faviourite movie;
Michael Keaton Personal Life
Exploring his personal life, Michael Keaton married to his long-term girlfriend named, Caroline McWilliams. The couple married on June 5, 1982, after dating couple of years. His wife was an American actress who was well known for her role of Marcy Hill in the tv series, Benson.
Michael Kenton ex-wife Caroline McWilliams
From their beautiful relationship, the couple gave a birth to their son named, Sean Douglas. His son is an American multi-platinum songwriter and producer. Their marital relationship was going perfectly but, it hardly lasted for a decade. And their relationship did not work out and the couple got divorced on January 29, 1990. On February 11, 2010, Michael ex-wife died from multiple myeloma at her home in Los Angeles.
Michael Kenton Net Worth
After a good success in Hollywood American industry, Michael Kenton has a good financial status through series and movies. Michael takes a good salary through his professional career from acting. It has been estimated his current net worth is around $15 million.
With his talent and skills towards his career as an actor has earned himself a lavish lifestyle and a lot of money.