Michael Pare Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 04 Jul, 2021
Facts of Michael Pare
Date of Birth: 1958 , October-9
Age: 62 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
Name Michael Pare
Birth Name Michael Kevin Paré
Father Francis Paré
Mother Joan Paré
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Brooklyn, New York
Profession Actor
Net Worth $2 million
Famous for Houston Knights
Married to Marjolein Booy (1992 - present), Marisa Pare (1986 - 1988), Lisa Katselas (1980 - 1982)
Children 1
Movies Streets of Fire, The Philadelphia Experiment, Space Rage
TV Show The Greatest American Hero, Houston Knights, Starhunter
Sisters 6
Siblings 9
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Michael Pare who was on the wrestling team in high school is one of the successful and well-known actors in the industry. He is famous for his roles in Hope Floats, The Lincoln Lawyer, Heart of America, Gone, Into the Sun, and Bad Moon.

Short Bio-Wiki: Life Before Success

American actor Pare was born Michael Kevin Pare on October 9, 1958, in Brooklyn New York. At the time of this writing, his age is 62 and his height is 6 feet 1-inch. 

His parents, Joan Pare and Francis were owners of print shops. He has altogether nine siblings; six sisters and three brothers. 

At the age of 5, Michael lost his father who died from leukemia. After that, he started working as a chef in New York City. He then met talent agent Yuvette Bikoff who cajole him to try his luck in acting.

What Is Michael Pare Net Worth?

As of Celebrity Net Worth, Michael Pare is worth $2 million in July 2021. So far, he has almost 200 acting credits under his name. 

The 62-year-old made his acting debut with the 1981 film Crazy Times. The following year, he earned huge popularity for his performance on the series The Greatest American Hero (1981–1983). In the show, he starred as Tony Villicana alongside William Katt, Robert Culp, Connie Sellecca, and Faye Grant.

CAPTION: Eddie and the Cruisers actor Michael Pare SOURCE: Instagram @michaelpare44

Some of his notable movies include Eddie and the Cruisers ( budget $5 million, box office $4.7 million), The Philadelphia Experiment (box office $8,103,330), Streets of Fire, Eddie and the Cruisers II: Eddie Lives! (budget $5 million, box office 536,50), Into the Sun, Raging Angels, and Bad Moon ($7 million).

Furthermore, Michael is also a part of TV shows and films like Houston Knights, Starhunter, South Beach, Dogwood Pass, Instant Justice, Sunset Heat, Deadly Heroes, The Virgin Suicides, Sanctimony, Blackwoods, Heart of America, The Lincoln Lawyer, Assault on Wall Street, and Sicilian Vampire.

Married Thrice: Who Is His Current Wife?

Pare's current wife Marjolein Booy is a former fashion model. The couple exchanged wedding vows on March 21, 1992. Together, the duo has a child. 

The Greatest American Hero star was previously married to Spanish actress Marisa Pare (1986-1988). In 1980, he tied a knot with American film producer Lisa Katselas. Later, in 1982, the duo divorced.

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