Michael Emerson
Michael Emerson
Celebrated Name: Michael Emerson
Real Name/Full Name: Michael Emerson
Gender: Male
Age: 69 years old
Birth Date: 7th September 1954
Birth Place: Cedar Rapids, Lowa
Nationality: American
Height: 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m)
Weight: 76 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Carrie Preston (m.1998)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): No
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Michael Emerson Gay?: No
Profession: Actor
Salary: $100 thousand
Net Worth in 2024: $10 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Michael Emerson is an American actor who appears in both films and television shows. He has been active in his acting career since 1986 and is much known for his role as Serial Killer William Hinks in the film The Practice. He has appeared in several other films and has done voice acting as well. His outstanding acting roles have made him the winner of several awards and various nominations.

Maybe you know about Michael Emerson very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Michael Emerson’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Emerson was born on 7th September 1954 in Cedar Rapids in Lowa USA. He was born to his parents, carol and Ronald H. Emerson. He was brought up in Toledo, where he attended his High School is a member of the school marching band.

He later attended Drake University, graduating in 1976 with a degree in Theatre and Art. He also studied at National Theatre Institute, after which he started looking for acting jobs. He did various retail jobs and also as an illustrator and a teacher when he was unable to secure a job. He later decided to further his degree from the University of Alabama, earning a master’s in Fine Art.

Personal Life

Emerson has two marriages. He has not talked much concerning his first marriage and the cause of their separation. He married his second wife, Carrie Preston, in 1988, a fellow actress whom he had met while acting the film Hamlet. He does not talk about his children, which makes him seem to have no children. Apart from acting, he also loves charity works.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 7th September 1954, Michael Emerson is 69 years old as of today’s date 13th June 2024. His height is 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m) tall, and his weight is 76 kg.


Emerson started his career in 1986 when he was working as a director and teacher for local theatre productions until 1993. He took his first role in a film in 1997 with the role of Oscar Wilde in the play, Gross Indecency. In 1999 he was Willie Oban in the movie Iceman Cometh followed by Give Me Your Answer and Hedda Gabler, which he co-starred with Kate Burton. In 2001 he took a major role in a number of episodes of The Practice. He then started another series in 2006 known as Lost, where he was to play a number of episodes, but he returned in season 3 as the main character.

Emerson played a voice character in The Dark Knight Returns in two of its seasons. He also appeared in all the seasons of the film, Saw as Zep Hindle. He joined the cast of the series, Person of Interest, from 2011 to 2016. Since 2019 he has been taking the main role in Evil as Leland Townsend.

Awards & Achievements

Emerson has won several awards from his career and also nominations. He won an Emmy Award in 2001 as the outstanding guest actor in the series, The Practice. He was nominated by Emmy Award as outstanding supporting actor and later won an award in 2009. He has also been nominated by Golden Globe. He won an award with Saturn Awards and other nominations from the same.

Net Worth & Salary of Michael Emerson in 2024

Michael Emerson Net Worth
Michael Emerson Net Worth

Emerson has an estimated net worth of $10 million as of June 2024. The main source of his income is from his acting career, which he has been doing for a very long time. He has taken various roles in films and also televisions series over the years, thus such a great amount. Emerson is still active in his career and will increase his net worth in the future.

Michael Emerson has done exemplary good work in the acting industry, which has made him be featured in numerous films. He is a hard-working man and will go far in his career. His involvement in charity works, such as Actors Fund, Broadway Cares, and Habitat for Humanity, has also enabled him to become more popular.


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