Born on 21 December 1966, Kiefer William Frederick hails from an acting family. He is the son of Donald Sutherland, and Shirley Douglas, both of whom are successful comedians and an actor/actress. His parents divorced in 1971 so he was raised by a single parent. After the parents parted ways, he moved with his mother and twin sister Rachel to Canada.
Kiefer Sutherland Dating History And Marriage Details
The 24 Tv series actors have a long list of ex-girlfriends. Most of his relationships were very brief so he managed to date more than ten women. His first love is said to be Jaid Barrymore who was 20 years senior to him. The American actress Sherylyn Fenn was the next on the list then actress Camelia Kath who was also 12 years his senior.
The list is long, with the last being Siobhan Bonnouvrier whom he dated between 2009 and 2011. Currently, it is not clear whether Sutherland is married or still dating someone.
Kiefer Sutherland Body Measurements
The Stand By Me actor is an averagely built theatre king in terms of body physicality. He stands 5 feet and 8.5 inches and weighs 76 Kg. His other body measurements such as waist circumference and chest size are not yet revealed.
Kiefer Sutherland Career Details
He first made his first screen appearance in Max Dugan Returns, a movie in which his father was the starring. He later landed a leading role in The Bay Boy, a movie that earned him a nomination to a Genie Award as best actor. This was his last with the Canadian movie industry.
Keifer decided to move to Hollywood but is not clear why he shifted. As a talented actor, he was sure he would never flop in the American entertainment industry. The first movie he made in the US was the popular movie, Stand By Me, in which he played a neighborhood bully. His performance in the film made him one of the most sought after actors in the US in just 1st attempt. He continued gaining popularity and landing key roles as a result.
In 1987, he starred in the film, The Lost Boy and later the following year, in the film, Young Gun. With one role after the other, Sutherland was with no doubt one of the leading young actors in Hollywood.
It didn’t take long before he started working with popular Hollywood actors and still landed the starring role. One of his best works was in the thriller The Flatliners where he played the lead role. The film featured Julia Robert and received positive reviews among critics.
Keifer landed an opportunity to feature in My Own Private Idaho in 1991 but he declined. That year wasn’t a good one for him as he never landed any other role. Later, in an interview when asked why he declined the role in My Own Private Idaho, he regretfully quoted, “I wanted skiing, so I passed on My Own Private Idaho without giving it a second thought. I thought I needed to stick to my plan… a dumb plan!”
Acting remained Sutherland’s Primary work and he managed to appear in several other movies. In 1993, he appeared in the Vanishing and The Three Musketeer where he played the role of Athos. Later in 1996, he managed to appear in three films; Freeway, which he starred with Reese Witherspoon, and it really gained him a good following. The year seemed one of his best as it was then when the thriller Eye for An Eye which he starred in was released. He still went ahead and landed a role in A Time To Kill, featuring his father.
In the 2000s he joined the TV series 24 where he managed to land several roles as well. His first role was agent Jack Bauer, which in each season of 24 episodes covered a single day in Bauer’s life. The film had commercial successes and earned a lot of followers. He got nominated for yet another Emmy Award, which he won in the 24’s fifth season.
Kiefer Sutherland Net Worth And Salary Details
The Freeway actor has more than enough work experience. He has made unbelievable film and TV series appearances. As a result, there is no doubt that he is earning a good amount.
His salary is estimated at $250K per episode. He is also prone to winning awards which really help in boosting his net worth. With that being said, The Eye for An Eye actor’s net worth is estimated at $100 million.