Craig Wasson Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 25 Jun, 2019
Facts of Craig Wasson
Date of Birth: 1954 , March-15
Age: 67 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Craig Wasson
Nationality Ameriacn
Birth Place/City Eugene, Oregon, U.S.
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $2 million
Affair with Ann Bell
Married yes
Married to Ann Bell
Children Child
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American actor Craig Wasson, who started his acting journey with a 1997 movie Rollercoaster gained widespread fame after his role in a 1981 film Four Friends for which the actor also was nominated for the Golden Globe Award. His subsequent success includes Body Double, A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors, and more.

Early Life, Bio, And family of Craig Wasson

Craig Wasson was born on March 15, 1954, in Eugene, Oregon, United States. He belongs to American nationality, and his ethnicity is White.

Wasson was raised in his hometown, Eugene. Further information about his parents and siblings are yet to be revealed. He completed his schooling from Sheldon High School.

Craig Wasson's Professional Career And Wiki

Craig Wasson made his acting debut appearing in a 1977 movie Rollercoaster. The following year, he was a cast in Go Tell the Spartans. Subsequently, the actor played a role in The Outsider, Schizoid, Second Thoughts, Body Double, and more.

In 1980, Wasson's first TV role came when he took the role in the TV series M*A*S*H's season 11. The actor's acting breakthrough came in 1981 when he gave one of his finest performances in comedy-drama Four Friends. His major role in the movie also earned him a Golden Globe Award nomination.

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Moreover, Wasson appeared in Body Double in 1984, sharing the screen with Melanie Griffith and Gregg Henry. His role in the Box Office hit A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors garnered him even more popularity.

In 2006, Wasson was a cast in the movie Akeelah and the Bee along with Angela Bassett, Keke Palmer, and more.

Before acting, Wasson was a prolific reader for audiobooks.

Craig Wasson's Net Worth, Salary, And Earnings 

With a decade long acting career and dozens of amazing roles in movies and TV series, Craig Wasson surely has earned a good amount of money. According to some reliable sources, his net worth is around $2 million, in 2019. The sources reported the average salary for an actor is around $53,000 a year.

In  1987, Craig played a role in the movie A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors which became the biggest hit at the box office racking up over $44 million against $5 million budget.

Craig Wasson's Married, Wife, And Relationship 

Craig Wasson was once a married man. He tied the knot with Ann Bell in May 1981, in an intimate wedding ceremony. The couple also has a child, but the age and name of the child are a little unclear.

Wasson and his spouse Bell divorced after a few years of their marriage. Following the divorce, the actor is probably leading a single life. The actor has never talked more about his married life.

Craig Wasson's Age And Height

  • Craig Wasson's age as of 2019 is 65 years.
  • Height: He stands at 5' 7" (1.7 m).