Alan Dale is set to play the role of Joseph Anders is the reboot of the Dynasty, a successful primetime soap opera in the 1980’s. This, in addition to over twenty years of television and film career, has earned him celebrity status in different continents around the world. Given his long-running career, how much money has Alan Dale accumulated and what is Alan Dale net worth in 2017?
Alan Dale was born on May 6, 1947 in Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand. He was a rugby player who eventually turned to acting at the age of 21.
His first role was in the television drama, Radio Waves. He later moved to Australia in the late 1970s. He played the role of Dr. John Forrest inThe Young Doctors, an Australian soap opera. In 1995, he was cast as Jim Robinson in Neighbours, a role he played for eight years. Finding work after this was challenging but in 1999, he appeared in First Daughter, an American TV film that was shot in Australia. Alan Dale moved to Los Angeles in January 2000.
Alan Dale’s first role was in Sign of Life, a series about a rock band. This big break came when he was cast as Al Patterson in ER. This was followed by numerous television appearances in The West Wing, Torchwood, The Lone Gunmen, The Practice, Californication, JAG, NCIS, The X-Files, 24, Midnight Man and in Sea Patrol, an Australian television series. He was also part of Once Upon a Time, Hot in Cleveland and Dominion. He later appeared in The O.C., Ugly Betty and Lost. Alan Dale was also cast in the lead role of King Arthur in the London West End production of Monty Python’s Spamalot in March 2008.
Aside from his television appearances, Alan Dale also starred in several films including Star Trek Nemesis, Hollywood Homicide, After The Sunset, Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, A Little Bit of Heaven, Priest, Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark and in The Girl with the Golden Tattoo.
Alan Dale married his girlfriend, Claire in 1968. They have two children named Simon and Matthew. They divorced in 1979. He later got married to Tracey Pearson on April 8, 1990. He now resides in Manhattan Beach, Los Angeles, California with his family. He sold his holiday home in New Zealand for $1.25 million in 2011 but he owns property in Australia.
After a successful career in television coupled with film appearances over the years, how much is Alan Dale worth? Over two decades and numerous roles played, Alan Dale has had a long run in the industry. Still, Alan Dale is not necessarily a household name, despite appearing in a number of movies. As a result, Alan Dale net worth in 2017 is estimated to be in the ballpark of $5 million.