Dennis Quaid

Dennis Quaid Net Worth, Age, Biography, and Personal Life

Dennis Quaid Introduction 

Dennis is best known for his Comedy timing and his persona. Dennis’s work got recognized during the 1970s when Breaking Away was aired. Then films like The Parent Trap, Vantage Point, and Great Balls of Fire were top grossing for him.

Dennis Quaid Net Worth & Salary

Quaid, who is best known for his dramatic nature has a net worth of $30 million. It’s astonishing for us too. Though the actor was successful, his credibility doesn’t match the money he earns.

Dennis Quaid Age, Early Life & Biography

Dennis Quaid who is the younger brother of actor Randy Quaid was born on 9th April 1954. Though Dennis is 68 years old, his passion for his work is commendable. 

Dennis Quaid’s father, Juanita Bonnie Dale was a successful real estate agent. Mother, William Rudy Quaid was an electrician. His parents brought up and raised Dennis in Houston, Texas. 

From childhood, Dennis loves to dance and act. He attended schools like  Bellaire High School in Bellaire, Texas for dance and the University of Houston. Dennis was brought up under the Baptist faith. 

dennis quaid net worth
UNIVERSAL CITY, CALIFORNIA – SEPTEMBER 09: Actor Dennis Quaid visits Hallmark Channel’s “Home & Family” at Universal Studios Hollywood on September 09, 2020 in Universal City, California. (Photo by Paul Archuleta/Getty Images)
Name:Dennis William Quaid 
Age:68 years
Birth Date:9th April 1954
Birth Place:Houston, Texas 
Height:6 feet
Sexual Orientation:Straight 
Marital Status:Married
Wife/Spouse (Name):Laura Savoie
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):Jack Henry Quaid
Dating/Girlfriend (Name):N/A
Profession:Actor and Producer 
Yearly Income:N/A
Current Net Worth$30 million
Content Last Updated:October 2022

Dennis Quaid Personal Life 

Some think Dennis never thought about dating. Why would he, when he got married four times? They were sure that he didn’t know dating exist. 

Jokes apart, Dennis met the first love of his life on the sets of Our Winning Season film. Eventually, Dennis and P. J. Soles got married in 1978. Dennis who had a long way to go ended the relationship in 1983.

Dennis’s second marriage though ended but this time Dennis was serious. Both Dennis and Meg Ryan got married on valentine’s Eve. Unfortunately, they divorced each other in 2001. Dennis was serious as both he had a child, Jack Henry Quaid. 

To everyone’s surprise, Dennis eventually gets to know about dating. He dated Shanna Moakler but not so long. Quaid married Kimberly Buffington who was a rich real estate agent. 

Dennis and Kimberly had twins via surrogacy. But to his fate, one of the twins was injected with the wrong dosage of heparin. Which was 1,000 times the normal dosage. By God’s grace, the child was out of danger. It was certain that Dennis was really upset. Which eventually led him to file a lawsuit against the hospital. 

Dennis this move changed many things in America. Documentaries were made about this tragic incident. In essence, healthcare safety measures are improved. Dennis is also a hero in real life. 

The divorce between Dennis and Kimberly is way different from earlier ones. Both decide to part ways in April 2012. Surprisingly, they wanted to give their relationship more time. For that, they moved to California. After many attempts to join the links, they failed in the end. They applied for divorce in November 2012. Again, they wanted to sort things. But failed, which eventually led to a true divorce in 2018. Where Dennis paid a hefty amount to his spouse. 

Finally, Dennis understood what dating means. He started to date Laura Savoie and married her in 2020. Though they were engaged back in 2019. But due to the outbreak of COVID-19, they had to extend the date to June 2020.

Dennis Quaid Career 

Dennis knew that his graduation from the University of Houston won’t help him. As he wanted to be an actor. To pursue his acting career, he left the University of Houston and went after Hollywood.

Dennis got popular through his appearance in Breaking Away. This film was also critically acclaimed and praised. Then in The Right Stuff when he was offered the role of an astronaut, Gordon Cooper. From his role in The Right Stuff, Dennis was top of the town. 

Unfortunately, Dennis faced failure too. Dennis’s 1990s were not in his favor. As the actor had to deal with anorexia nervosa. He was also into cocaine addiction. Though Dennis’s career was a roller coaster, he appeared in famous series like Muppets Tonight. In that, he was offered a guest role in one of its episodes. Everything That Rises was the first television film where Dennis was appointed as a debut film director.

Quaid’s most known appearances were in  Frequency, Dinner with Friends, The Rookie, Far from Heaven, Cold Creek Manor, Flight of the Phoenix, The Alamo, In Good Company, and many more. 

Dennis Quaid Awards & Achievements

The New York Film Critic Circle has awarded Dennis Quaid as the best supporting actor in Far from Heaven. The same film has awarded Dennis as the best supporting actor by Chicago Film Critics. 

He was also nominated for the same role by Golden Globe Awards, the Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards, and the Screen Actors Guild Awards. The University of Houston also honored Dennis with Alumni Award.

Dennis Quaid Major Investments and Assets

Dennis Quaid used to hold assets by the name of Quaid’s Camp Warren Oates ranch. He sold it for $8,600,000 back in 2014. He also got a payment of $750,000 from the law suit.

Must Watch Latest Video and Trending Photographs 

This is the link from the channel Jimmy Kimmel Live on YouTube. Where he was interviewed and had fun.

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