Brent Jay Spiner is an American actor, comedian, musician, and singer. On February 2, 1949, he was born in Houston, Texas but moved to New York City in the early 1970s. As a stage actor, he started his career by performing in many Broadway and off-Broadway plays, including The Three Musketeers and Stephen Sondheim’s Sunday in the Park with George. He has enjoyed his career in the theater and as a musician.
Spiner moved to Los Angeles in 1984, where he performed in several pilots and made-for-TV films. He is famous for his portrayal of the Data in the TV series Star Trek: The Next Generation and four subsequent films. He released the 1940s pop standards album, Ol’ Yellow Eyes Is Back, in 1991. In 1997, he returned to Broadway in the Roundabout Theater Company revival of the musical 1776., performing John Adams.
In the same year, he received the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of Data in Star Trek: First Contact. Furthermore, he was nominated for the same role Dr. Brackish Okun in Independence Day, a portraying he reprised in Independence Day: Resurgence. He has performed in many television series, including The Blacklist, Deadly Games, Dream On, Gargoyles, Mad About You, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, and The Outer Limits.
Quick Facts About Brent spinner
Full Name: Brent Jay Spiner
Age(in2021): 72 Years
Occupation: Actor, Comedian, Musician, Singer.
Years Active: 1970-present
Height: 5′ 11″ (1.82 m)
Weight: 78 kg; In pounds: 175 lbs.
Brent Spinner Net Worth and Source of Wealth
The American actor has an estimated net worth of $20 million and the main source of his earnings is acting. He has starred in 98 films and television series. He earned most of his wealth through his role in the Star Trek franchise. Because he played for reprise role of multiple Star Trek movies. He received $5 million from his role of Android Data in the Star Trek: Next Generation.
Besides Star Trek, he has appeared in some high-grossing movies so far. In the worldwide box office, he is credited $2,428,229,363 with 18 high-grossing films. His box office rank is #972, and his yearly income is $2.86 million. Apart from acting, he has released two albums. He released his first musical album, “OI’ Yellow Eyes Is Back,” in 1991 and released his second musical album, “Dreamland,” in 2010.