Michael Cera net worth: Michael Cera is a Canadian actor who has a net worth of $20 million. Michael Cera was born in Ontario, Canada on June 7, 1988. Cera attended public school until ninth grade, when he dropped out to pursue acting. He eventually completed high school by correspondence. Michael's first role was an unpaid extra in a Tim Hortons commercial up in Canada. This role led to a speaking part in a Pillsbury commercial. His career got a big boost when he was cast in a Canadian television series called I Was a Sixth Grade Alien, in 1999. In 2002, he was cast in Confessions of a Dangerous Mind, and also lent his voice to The Bernstein Bears and the cartoon Braceface.
Michael's major breakthrough was the role of George Michael Bluth on the award-winning television series Arrested Development. In 2005 he won his first award, for Best Actor at the San Gio Festival in Verona, Italy, for the short film "Darling Darling". In 2006, he guest starred in an episode of Veronica Mars, and the Adult Swim series Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! In 2007, Michael along with best friend Clark Duke wrote and starred in a webshow, which later signed a deal with CBS as a short comedy show, Clark and Michael. In August of 2007, Cera starred in Superbad with Jonah Hill, a film written by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg. He hosted Saturday Night Live on strike, a live version of SNL while the writers were on strike. Also in 2007, Cera had released the critically acclaimed film Juno. For both his films that year, Cerawon the Breakthrough Artist in the Austin Film Critics Association Awards. He then starred in the independent film Paper Heart in 2009, and Year One alongside Jack Black later that year. The same year he appeared in McSweeney's Quarterly and Youth in Revolt. Michael has continued to appear in a number of popular movies.