Quick Facts of

  • First NameDabney Coleman

The legendary actor Dabney Coleman has embarked on show-business since 1961, spending over a half-century in the industry with dozens of successful movies and TV shows under his belt. Coleman made his big break playing the SFFD deputy chief 1 in the 1974 disaster movie The Towering Inferno

The actor is also notable for his roles in many other hit movies including 9 to 5 (1980), On Golden Pond (1981), Cloak & Dagger (1984), The Beverly Hillbillies (1993), and You’ve Got Mail (1998). His TV credits are The Guardian (2001–2004) and Recess (1997–2001) as well. 

Dabney’s refulgent career also includes many prestigious accolades like Primetime Emmy Award, Golden Globe Award, as well as a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. 

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Dabney Coleman’s Riches

Besides popularity, the actor Dabney Coleman has also earned a considerable amount of money through his decade long career in the entertainment industry.

Dabney’s estimated net worth as per Celebrity Net Worth is $5 million in 2020.  

Income Sources And Salary

Along with years-long experience as an entertainer, Dabney is undoubtedly paid a huge salary, the detail of his exact figure is still unavailable though.  

Coleman has worked in a number of hit movies. Some of them are following, 

Movie Budget – Box OfficeCast Members
The Towering Inferno (1974)$14 million – $116.4 millionSteve McQueen and Paul Newman
9 to 5 (1980)$10 million – $103.3 million Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin
On Golden Pond (1981)$15 million – $119.3 millionKatharine Hepburn, Jane Fonda, and Henry Fonda
Tootsie (1982)$21 million – $177.2 millionDustin Hoffman, Jessica Lange, and Teri Garr
You’ve Got Mail (1998)$65 million – $250.8 millionTom Hanks, Meg Ryan, and Parker Posey

As per sources, the average annual salary of the actor is over $53,000. 

Where Does He  Live?  

Dabney Coleman currently resides in Los Angeles. The actor also listed his traditional-style home located in Brentwood, California for rent at $11,500 a month in 2018. The mansion first came in the market with an asking fee of $12,000 a month in July 2017. 

The 3,000 square feet mansion has four bedrooms and 3½ bathrooms. It was built in 1948 and revamped a decade ago also. The house has a kidney-shaped swimming pool too. 

Humanitarian Work 

In 1998, Dabney Coleman was teamed-up with fellow actor Bronson Pinchot at the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, to raise awareness of protecting the local forests. They also educated many other local inhabitants on how to protect jungles nationwide through their campaign.  

Besides, Coleman is also an avid tennis player and often participates in various charity tournaments. 

Short-Bio Of Dabney Coleman

Dabney Coleman was born on 3rd Jan 1932, in Austin, Texas to Melvin Randolph and Mary Wharton Coleman. In 1949, he joined the Virginia Military Institute. 

Coleman later went on to study law at the University of Texas before pursuing a career in acting. He was also enlisted in the United States Army in 1953. 

Wife And Children 

Dabney Coleman first married Ann Courtney Harrell on 21st Dec 1957. Their relationship, however, ended in divorce after two years of marriage. 

On 11th December 1961, the actor went on to marry Jean Hale, an actress. The former couple also has three children, two daughters Quincy Coleman and Kelly Johns, and a son named Randy Coleman. He also has daughter Meghan Coleman from his previous relationship.