Stanley Tucci Net Worth
Stanley Tucci net worth: Stanley Tucci is an American actor, writer, film producer, and director who has a net worth of $25 million. He is known for roles in films such as The Lovely Bones, The Hunger Games, Burlesque, and The Devil Wears Prada. He is married to his The Devil Wears Prade co-star Emily Blunt's sister Felicity.
Early Life: Stanley Tucci was born on November 11, 1960, in Peekskill, New York, and grew up in nearby Katonah. His parents, Joan, a secretary and writer, and Stanley Tucci, Sr., an art teacher at Horace Greeley High School in Chappaqua, New York. His parents are both of Italian descent with ties to Calabria. Tucci is the oldest of three children. His sister is actress Christine Tucci. Screenwriter Joseph Tropiano is his cousin. During the early 1970s, the family spent a year living in Florence, Italy. Tucci attended John Jay High School, where he played on the soccer and baseball teams. His main interest was in the school's drama club, where he and fellow actor and high school friend, Campbell Scott, son of actor George C. Scott, gave well-received performances at many of their high school drama club productions. Tucci then attended SUNY Purchase, where he majored in acting and graduated in 1982. Among his classmates at SUNY Purchase was fellow acting student Ving Rhames. It was Tucci who gave Rhames, born Irving, the Ving nickname by which he is now known.
Career: Stanley Tucci got his break (and his Actors' Equity card) when actress Colleen Dewhurst, the mother of his high school friend Campbell Scott, arranged for Tucci and Scott to have parts as soldiers in the Broadway play she was co-starring in at the time. The play was called The Queen and the Rebels and it premiered on Septemeber 30, 1982. Around this time, Tucci also worked as a model, with his most notable work being a television commercial for Levi's 501 jeans.
Tucci's film debut was in 1985's Prizzi's Honor. He performed at the Yale Repertory Theatre in 1991 in Molière's Scapin. Tucci is known for his work in films such as The Pelican Brief, Beethoven, Kiss of Death, Road to Perdition, and Big Night, and in the television series Murder One. Big Night (1996), which he starred in, co-wrote with his cousin and co-directed with Scott, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. The film also featured his sister Christine and their mother, who wrote a cookbook for the film. It won him and Tropiano the Independent Spirit Award for Best First Screenplay.
Stanley Tucci played George Harvey, a serial killer focusing on young girls in The Lovely Bones, a role for which he received Golden Globe and Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor nominations. Tucci won an Emmy Award for his role in Winchell and was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album for Children for The One and Only Shrek. He also received wide acclaim for his roles in Billy Bathgate, It Could Happen to You, Prelude to a Kiss, A Life Less Ordinary, Made in Manhattan, The Life and Death of Peter Sellars, Julie & Julia, Captain America: The First Avenger, The Hunger Games, and The Hunger Games Catching Fire. In 2013, he played the role of the Ancient Greek God Dionysus in Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters. He appeared in 2014's Transformers: Age of Extinction and in its 2017 sequel Transformers: The Last Knight.
His cookbook, The Tucci Cookbook, was released in the fall of 2012.
Awards: Tucci has been nominated for a Golden Globe Award three times and won twice – for his title role in Winchell in 1998, and for his supporting role as Adolf Eichmann in 2001's Conspiracy. Both were films for HBO. He also received a Screen Actors Guild Award nomination for Winchell. He was nominated for a Tony Award as Best Actor in a Play for his role as Johnny in the 2002 revival of Terrence McNally's Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune. In July 2006, Tucci made an appearance on the USA Network TV series Monk, in a performance that earned him a 2007 Emmy for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series.
Personal Life: Tucci's first wife, Kate died of breast cancer in 2009. She was a social worker and former wife of actor and stage manager Alexander R. Scott, the elder son of actors Tucci's friend Campbell Scott's parents Colleen Dewhurst and George C. Scott. She and Tucci married in 1995 and had three children. The couple also raised Kate's two children from her previous marriage. Tucci left her in 2002 for actress Edie Falco. When his affair with Falco ended, he returned to his wife and children.
In September 2012, Tucci married Felicity Blunt, a British literary agent. She is actress Emily Blunt's older sister. Emily and Stanley co-starred in The Devil Wears Prada. Stanley first met Felicity at the premiere of The Devil Wears Prada, where she spent most of the night talking to his wife Kate. Emily re-introduced her sister and Tucci at her wedding to actor John Krasinski. Tucci and Blunt live in London with Stanley's children: twins Isabel and Nicolo, Camilla, and the couple's son, Matteo Oliver (born Janaury 2015) and daughter Emilia Giovanna (born April 2018).
Real Estate: In the fall of 2013, Tucci sold his South Salem, New York home. The property is 5,405 square feet and sits on six acres of land. It has five bedrooms and four bathrooms and was originally built in the mid-1770s. Tucci expanded and modernized the house, though it still features some colonial touches. The property has a guest house, and a pool surrounded by a flagstone terrace. The secluded property sold for $1.8 million.
|Net Worth:||$25 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Nov 11, 1960 (59 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft 7 in (1.721 m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Screenwriter, Television producer, Film Producer, Film director, Writer, Voice Actor|
|Nationality:||United States of America|