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- First NameJason Lee
How Much Is The Net Worth Of Actor Jason Lee?
American actor Jason Lee is famous for playing the role of Earl Hickey on the TV series My Name Is Earl. Likewise, his other notable acting credits include Almost Famous, Chasing Amy, Dreamcatcher, The Incredibles, and Alvin and the Chipmunks.
Jason Lee has an estimated fortune of $20 million in 2020. According to the Celebrity Net Worth, he earns a salary of $125,000 per episode.
Skateboarder Turned Actor
Jason Lee was a professional skateboarder and used to participate in different tournaments before starting acting.
Then, he co-founded and co-owned the stereo sound agency, Stereo Skateboards, along with his friend Chris Pastras. After that, Lee appeared in several skateboarding promotional videos and in the annual Stand-Up for Skateparks Event.
Later, Jason made a debut as an actor playing a minor role of Teenage Drug Customer in the film Mi Vida Loca. His small role in the movie gave him recognization. After that, he appeared in the films Mallrats, Chasing Amy, Almost Famous, Vanilla Sky, A Guy Thing, and others.
Additionally, 6 feet 2 inches tall, Jason is a notable part of the films like Monster House, Underdog, Alvin, The Chipmunks, and Growing Up Smith. Likewise, he also acted in TV series such as Weapons of Mass Distraction, My Name Earl (2005-2009), Memphis Beat (2010-2011), and We Bare Bears (2015-present).
Furthermore, My Name Is Earl actor has various roles in the video like The Incredibles, Tony Hawk’s Project 8, State 3, Disney Infinity, Lego The Incredibles, and others.
Besides that, Memphis Beat star also has a keen interest in photography. He started shooting pictures in the early 2000s and released a photo book via Refueled Magazine. Also, he published a book titled God Must Have Forgotten About Me on November 19, 2019.
49 years old Jason is always counted as the active donor for the causes like diabetes, health, sports, and at-risk/disadvantaged youths.
Similarly, he supports the charitable organizations, Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes and the Tony Hawk Foundation.
Jason Lee was born Jason Michael Lee on April 25, 1970, in Santa Ana, California, the United States. His mother, Carol Lee, was a homemaker while his father, Greg Lee, was a car dealership manager.
Jason spent his early life with his brother, James Lee, in Huntington Beach.
Lee attended Ocean View High School. In later, he dropped out in order to be a pro skateboarder.
Father Of Four
Photographer Jason Lee was married to an actress Carmen Llywelyn in 1995 and divorced in 2001. As per the report, his ex-wife stated the main reason for their separation was Jason’s commitment to Scientology.
After that, Almost Famous actor Lee was also in a relationship with an actress Beth Riesgraf. The pair shares a son, Pilot Inspektor Lee, together.
Later, Jason exchanged a wedding with Ceren Alkaç on July 1, 2008. The following month, the duo welcomed their first baby, daughter, Casper Lee. The couple completed their family after having 2 more children, Sonny Lee and Alberta ‘Birdy’ Lee.
As of 2020, Lee lives an ecstatic life with his family in Denton, Texas. Since, 2016, he has stopped practicing Scientology.
- Jason took retirement from skateboarding after being pro for 7 years in 1995.
- During his skateboarding days, Lee was given a shoe deal from Airwalk.
- He is the godfather of Harley Quinn Smith, famous as the daughter of Kevin Smith.