Eriq La Salle Net Worth
Eriq La Salle Net Worth and Salary: Eriq La Salle is an American actor, writer, director, and producer who has a net worth of $25 million. Born in Hartford, Connecticut, in 1962, as Erik Ki La Salle, Eriq La Salle studied at Hartford's Artists Collective, Inc., before enrolling in The Juilliard School. La Salle later earned his bachelor's degree at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. After graduation, he landed a part in the production of "Henry V" and began finding consistent work on stage and in soap operas. In 1988, La Salle scored a role for which he is still remembered today, playing Darryl in the comedy film "Coming to America" with Eddie Murphy. Six years later, he began starring in NBC's new series "ER" as Dr. Peter Benton. La Salle stayed with the show until the eighth season, though he did return for three episodes during the final season in 2009. La Salle also appeared in "Johnny Was", "Relative Stranger", "24", "Covert Affairs", "How to Make it in America", and "A Gifted Man". His directorial debut came in HBO's TV movie "Rebound: The Legend of Earl "The Goat" Manigault", in 1996. He directed the pilot episode of Showtime's "Soul Food: The Series" and produced "The Salton Sea". La Salle has since worked on "The Twilight Zone", "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit", and "A Gifted Man". He wrote his first book, "Laws of Depravity", which hit shelves in 2012.
Eriq La Salle Net Worth from Real Estate: In 2016, Eriq plunked down $3.03 million for a home in Bel-Air. The home had been listed for $3.495 million. In 2010 he listed his longtime 6,000 square foot Beverly Hills mansion for $8 million. He bought the house in 1996 for an undisclosed amount of money. He spent at least $1 million on a complete remodel in 2006. Around the same time he sold a lake front house in Lake Arrowhead, California for $2.7 million. And again, around the same time, he sold a different house in Los Angeles for $1.6 million, which was actually a nearly $500,000 loss from the price he paid.
Eriq La Salle ER Salary: In 1999, right around the time George Clooney was leaving ER, Eriq landed a new deal with producers that paid him $27 million over three seasons, $9 million per year. That's the same as earning around $14 million today after adjusting for inflation. The deal made him one of the highest paid actors on television, earning around $410,000 per episode. He had previously been earning $85,000 per episode.
Eriq La Salle
|Net Worth:||$25 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Jul 23, 1962 (59 years old)|
|Profession:||Actor, Television Director, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Film director|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
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