Dylan McDermott is a popular American actor. Here is everything you need to know about Dylan McDermott including his net worth, personal life and more.
McDermott is known for his role in the legal drama series The Practice. Let us have a look at Dylan Mcdermott’s net worth, career, records, and much more.
Dylan McDermott Facts
|Waterbury, Connecticut, U.S
|Diane Marino McDermott
|Net Worth (2022)
|$ 20 Million
|Date of Birth
|October 26, 1961
|Holy Cross High School
|Famous Television series/ movies/ album
|Steel Magnolias, Twister, In the Line of Fire, The Practice
|Shiva Rose (ex)
Dylan Mcdermott Net Worth and Salary
Dylan Mcdermott has a net worth of approximately $25 million as per Celebrity Networth. Most of his income came from movies, endorsements and public appearances. He takes around $1-2 million per episode for a web show.
Dylan Mcdermott Career
Mark Anthony McDermott aka Dylan McDermott is an American actor, and presenter who is a Golden Globe award winner and Emmy nominee. He is known for his role as lawyer Bobby Donnell on the legal drama series The Practice.
McDermott’s father Richard owned the West Fourth Street Saloon in Greenwich Village, so McDermott often spent his time working in the bar. he began imitating his acting heroes, Marlon Brando and Humphrey Bogart.
He attended acting school at Fordham University and studied at the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre in New York City. Dylan made his on-screen debut in the 1987 war film “Hamburger Hill.” before starring in the 1989 film Steel Magnolias opposite Julia Roberts as her husband Jackson Latcherie.
His first break as an actor came with the film In the Line of Fire or which McDermott received praise for his connection with Clint Eastwood.
“In the Line of Fire” helped McDermott gain greater recognition, and land a spot on the television series “The Practice.” In the legal drama, he played the role of lawyer and law firm head Bobby Donnell, appearing on the show for eight seasons from 1997 to 2004. His role on the show launched him into the spotlight and helped land him a spot on People’s list of the “50 Most Beautiful People in the World” in both 1998 and 2000.
However, despite his success, he was cut from the show due to “economic and creative realities” and pressure from ABC to reduce costs, according to show producer David E. Kelley, and did not appear in the final two episodes of the final season.
McDermott then starred in the four-part mini-series “The Grid” opposite actress Julianna Margulies, playing an FBI Special Agent in an anti-terrorist unit.
He subsequently starred in several other television series, including “Big Shots” (2007-2008), which was cancelled due to low viewership and only had 11 episodes instead of the originally planned 13, and TNT drama “Dark Blue” (2009-2010), playing a veteran cop in LAPD.
Dylan then starred in FX anthology series “American Horror Story,” playing the role of psychologist and cheating husband Ben Harmon in season one, and Johnny Morgan in season two. He continued his streak of appearing in short-lived television series with the CBS shows “Hostages” (2013) as FBI agent Duncan Carlisle and “Stalker” (2014) as Detective Jack Larsen.
In 2019, McDermott had a recurring role on The Politician starring opposite January Jones, as the father of Lucy Boynton’s character.
He then was cast as narcotics crime lord Richard Wheatley on the Elliot Stabler-centric Law & Order: Special Victims Unit spin-off Law & Order: Organized Crime in April 2021.
McDermott was tapped as the new lead on Dick Wolf’s FBI: Most Wanted, following the departure of Julian McMahon. His first episode aired in April 2022.
Dylan McDermott Family and Personal Life
Dylan was born on October 26, 1961, in Waterbury, Connecticut, the U.S to parents Diane and Richard McDermott. He also has a younger sister Robin. His mother Diane was only fifteen when he was born, and his father Richard was seventeen. By 1967, his parents had divorced, and McDermott and his mother lived with his maternal grandmother Avis Marino.
Tragically his mother Diane was shot and killed on February 9, 1967. After that McDermott and his sister were raised by their maternal grandmother Avis. His father’s third wife, playwright Eve Ensler, legally adopted McDermott when he was 15 and she was 23. she was the one who initially encouraged him to pursue a career in acting. She supported him by writing roles for him in her plays.
And not only that Ensler suffered a miscarriage, but McDermott also took on the name of Dylan choosing to go by the name initially planned for her unborn child.
Dylan was married to actress Shiva Rose on November 19, 1995. The couple has two daughters together, Colette and Charlotte. Colette’s birth is prominently featured in Ensler’s The Vagina Monologues.
According to People Dylan and Rose separated on September 27, 2007. On May 16, 2008, it was reported that McDermott had filed for divorce from Rose. The divorce was finalized on January 2, 2009.
After some time McDermott began dating his “Stalker” co-star Maggie Q after meeting on-set in early 2014, and they announced their engagement in January 2015. However, the couple split after a four-year engagement in February 2019.
FAQs about Dylan McDermott
|What is Dylan McDermott’s net worth?
|Dylan McDermott has a net worth of approximately $25 million
|How old is Dylan McDermott’s?
|Dylan is 60 years old
|When did Dylan make his acting debut?
|Dylan made his acting debut in 1987
|Who is Dylan married to?
|Dylan McDermott was married to Shiva Rose
|Does Dylan have any children?
|Yes two Children
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