James Spader Net Worth

Net Worth: $10 Million
Full Name: James Todd Spader
Date of Birth: February 7, 1960
Age: 58
Place of Birth: Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
Country of Origin: United States of America
Ethnicity: Majorly English and partly Scottish, French, Dutch, German, Swiss-German, and Norwegian
Education: The Pike School, the Brooks School, Philips Academy
Occupation: Actor
Weight: 76kg
Last Updated: 2018


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James Spader’s Early Life

The American super star actor, James Spader was born on the 7th day of February, 1960 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America to a liberal and progressive family of “Stoddard Greenwood Todd Spader” (Father) and “Jean Spader” (née Fraser).

Spader is the last born of the family of three. His parents were both teachers. Spader, while growing up was very close to his mum and two sisters that he once said: “I was always around dominant and influential women, and that left a great impression”.

He had his basic education at “The Pike School”, where his mum was working as an art teacher and later he moved to “The Brook School”, a private, co-educational, preparatory, secondary school in North Andover, Massachusetts on the shores of Lake Cochichewick, where his father was a teacher.

Spader also attended “Philips Academy” after which he dropped out at the age of seventeen and then moved to New York in pursuit of his acting career.

Before becoming a full-time actor, Spader has done lots of odd jobs in between such as: coaching yoga, driving a meat truck, bartending, being a stable boy and loading a railroad cars.

James Spader’s Relationship and Family

This part of the article contains Spader’s love affair, women that has been part of his life and then his children (Family). Whatever you read from here, is a verified information from a reliable source.

Spader doesn’t have a complex relationship history as only two women can be identified with him. He met his first life partner, decorator “Victoria Kheel” in the 1980s while he was working as a Yoga Trainer in a Yoga Studio in New York.


After dating for a while, the finally tied the knot in the year 1987. Their marriage was blessed with two sons, “Sebastian Spader” who was born in the year 1989 and “Elijah Spader” born in the year, 1992.

In the year, 2004, Spader petitioned for legal separation (divorce) from Kheel. After short while, Spader fall in love again with an American model, actress and artist, “Leslie Stefanson” who co-stared with him in a 2003 television science-fiction-thriller film titled “Alien Hunter”.

In the month of August, 2008, the two love birds welcomed a son, “Nathaniel Spader”. Spader has confessed to having solid over the top habitual issues.

James Spader’s Net Worth (2018)

This part of the article will explore the economic and career life of James Spader. It won’t be fair to discuss Spader’s life and net worth of $10 million without documenting all the economic activities that he undergoes every day of his in order to make sure that there is constant inflow of wealth into his bank account. Keep reading as we take you through Spader’s career.

James Spader’s Career

Spader’s career started in earnest with his debut major role in a film titled “Endless Love”, a 1981 American romantic drama film directed by “Franco Zeffirelli”. Spader and “Kim Richards” subsequently starred in another American drama film titled “Tuff Turf” in 1985. The film became commercially available in the United States on the 11th day of January, 1985.

Spader did not became popular until the year 1986 when he starred in an American romantic comedy film titled “Pretty in Pink” which was about affection and social factions in American secondary schools in the 1980s. In the film, Spader portrays the character of the rich, self-important playboy “Steff”.

In 1987, Spader co-starred in an American romantic comedy film titled “Mannequin” and another American drama titled “Less Than Zero” where he portrayed the character of a drug dealer named Rip.


That same year, Spader played a supporting role in a romantic comedy film titled “Baby Boom” which was directed by “Charles Shyer” and also followed immediately was an American drama film titled “Wall Street” which was co-written and directed by “Oliver Stone”.

Spader came to lime light and became popular in the year 1989 after he featured in an American Independent drama film titled “Sex, Lies and Videotape” directed by “Steven Soderbergh”. Spader’s performance in the film landed him an Award of Best Actor at the Cannes Film Festival”.

James Spader’s Awards & Films

Spader has been in so many films since he made his debut, he has featured in the following films: “White Palace (1990)”, “Bad Influence (1990)”, “True Colors (1991)”, “The Music of Chance (1993)”, “Stargate (1994)”, “Crash (1996)”, “2 Days in the Valley (1996)”, “The Apology (1997)”, “The Watcher (2000)”, “Secretary (2002)”, “The Practice ( a drama series from 1997 to 2004)”, “Boston Legal (a series from 2004 to 2008)”, “Race (2009)”, “Search Committee (2011)”, “The Office (American Television Sitcom from 2005 to 2013)”, “The Blacklist (2013)” and “Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)”.

Spader has as well won so many awards which includes: “Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series (in 2004 with “The Practice”)”, ““Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series (in 2005 and 2007 with “Boston Legal”)”, “Satellite Award for Best Actor in a Series, Comedy or Musical (in 2006 with “Boston Legal”)”.



From the article so far, we have seen that James Spader is an extremely hardworking man who has been outstanding due to his unconventional characters in his films.

There is no need arguing about Spader’s net worth as his career antecedents so far has proven that he is really worth $10 million.