|54 years old
|Source of Income
|Acting, Investments, Film production
|New York City, United States of America
The most loved onscreen ‘James Bond‘, Daniel Craig is one of the most famous British actors in the whole world. Through amazing performances and uncompromising talent, the actor has acquired much name and fame. He is not only a good actor but he also adorns the roles of film producer, and businessman, and is also involved in real estate.
The actor has been in the film industry for more than 40 years, presenting his audience with memorable roles. Though Craig had struggled at the start of his career in his teens, once he found his niche, it was easier to navigate through. The ‘Knives Out‘ actor has amassed a large fortune throughout his career, along with name, fame, and title.
Daniel Craig’s Net Worth
Daniel Craig, ‘The Power of One‘ actor lives a lavish lifestyle similar to his onscreen role as James Bond. The millionaire has a lot of assets including expensive cars and big mansions. He has an estimated net worth of $170 million and an annual income of $20 million. He has a luxury residence in New York City, worth $9.6 million. Craig owns some of the best cars in the world including Bentley, Ferrari, Lamborghini, and Ashton Martin.
Daniel Craig’s Personal Life
Daniel Craig was born on March 2, 1968, in Cheshire, London. He grew up with his mother Carol Olivia and older sister Lea when his parents parted ways when he was 4. Even from the age of six, Craig used to act in the plays put up in his school. He was also a good athlete and used to play for the rugby club.
Through school, he did various roles in plays like ‘Romeo and Juliet‘ and ‘Oliver‘. After leaving high school, at 16, he joined The National Youth Theatre‘s troupe to tour in Manchester in 1984. As a struggling actor in his teens, he worked in restaurant kitchens. He toured around the world with NYT, under the leadership of Edward Wilson.
The actor was married to Scottish actress, Fiona Loudon from 1992 to 1994 and has a daughter, Ella Craig. In June 2011, he wedded the English actress Rachel Weisz.
Daniel Craig Acting Career
Daniel Craig repeated failures for auditions at the Guildhall, but he was finally accepted to the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in 1988. He graduated in 1991, after a three-year course under the tutelage of Colin McCormack. Daniel made his first film debut in the movie ‘The Power of One‘ in 1992. He acquired international fame after playing the supporting roles in ‘Lara Croft: Tomb Raider‘ (2001) and ‘Road to Perdition‘ (2002) Craig built his own fanbase through the ‘James Bond‘ movies, ‘Casino Royale‘ (2006), ‘Quantum of Solace‘ (2008), ‘Skyfall‘ (2012), ‘Spectre‘ (2015) and ‘No Time to Die‘ (2021)’.
Brands and Other Endorsements
Daniel Craig playing the world-famous detective, James Bond gives him a platform to showcase various luxury brands. As James Bond, Daniel Craig is mostly seen in razor-sharp Tom Ford suits. Being among the best hiking, work, and military boots, Danner has been an inevitable part of the movie franchise. British country attire brand, Barbour is seen as outerwear in the movie ‘Skyfall’.
The swimsuit brand Orlebar Brand has also become iconic through the Craig Bond movies. Omega watches have also been part of the movie franchise since 1995 and still is part of the character. Outside his iconic movie role, Craig is also part of other advertisement campaigns. This includes the Belvedere Vodka global campaign in which the actor appears to show off his dancing skills.
Daniel Craig Charity
Daniel Craig send a heartfelt message to dads who have lost their daughters to suicide He also donated $12,000 to Papyrus Prevention of Young suicide. The charity organization is involved in the prevention of suicide and the promotion of mental and emotional well-being. He also announced his support for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution in 2007. The actor also supports various other organizations including Artists for Peace and Justice, Everyone Matters, Payback Foundation, and Worldwide Orphans Foundation.
Daniel Craig House
One of the most talked about properties owned by Daniel Craig includes a $12 million penthouse in Soho. The 4,350 square feet penthouse has three bedrooms and bathrooms, a media room accompanied by a private roof garden.