Craig T. Nelson Net Worth 2021, Age, Height, Weight, Biography, Wiki and Career Details Net Worth, Biography, Age, Birthday, Family, Partner & Wiki

Real Name/Full Name Craig Theodore Nelson
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Craig T. Nelson
Birth Place: Spokane, Washington, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 4 April 1944
Age/How Old: 77 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimeters – 178 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 8″
Weight: In Kilograms – 78 Kg
In Pounds – 171 lbs
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father –  Armand Gilbert Nelson
Mother –  Vera Margaret
Siblings: N.A.
School: Clark High School
College: Yakima Valley College
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: N/A
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Doria Cook-Nelson (m. 1987), Robin Nelson (m. 1965–1978)
Kids/Children Name: N/A
Profession: Actor, Comedian
Net Worth: $60 Million
Last Updated: August 2021

Craig T. Nelson, whose full name is Craig Theodore Nelson, is a very famous American actor and even a viral comedian. He has been very popular for some of his outstanding performances. Some of them were even complimented with some of the most prestigious awards. He, because of his exceptional acting skills, received so many offers and awards as well. He also could make his mark in Zeek Braverman’s television series named Parenthood.

Well, how well do you know about Craig T. Nelson? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Craig T. Nelson’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Craig T. Nelson to date.

Biography and Early Life

Craig T. Nelson is one of the finest American actor and comedian born in Spokane, Washington. Armand Gilbert Nelson was a business man and his mother, Vera Margaret, was a dancer. Craig T. Nelson, during his childhood, was very much into sports, and during his school days in Lewis and Clark High School, he went on to play various games, which included football, baseball, and basketball.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Craig T. Nelson in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Craig T. Nelson’s age is 77 years old as of today’s date 8th August 2021 having been born on 4 April 1944. Though, he is 5′ 8″ in feet and inches and 178 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 171 lbs in Pound and 78kg in Kilograms.


Craig T. Nelson, after his childhood interest in sports during his high school days, went on to study at Washington University. After some time, he decided to stay out of the university and look at Yakima Valley College. It was Mr. Brady, his college drama teacher, who got his attention towards acting and drama.

Then on he went on to study drama at the University of Arizona, and it was due to a scholarship that he was able to receive during his college days. In the year 1969, he went to Hollywood to pursue more knowledge in the field of acting.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Craig T. Nelson is one of the finest American actors known for various roles in many films. Craig T. Nelson is very kind, and in an interview, he stated he has been on welfare and also has collected some food stamps. Nelson’s first wife’s name was Robin McCarthy; the couple had a healthy relationship and even had three children.

After some time, they parted ways. Nelson went on to marry Doria Cook-Nelson; she is one of the finest freelance writers and is even the president of the martial art association, a very popular karate, and tai chi teacher. She formerly worked as an actress.

Is Craig T. Nelson Gay?

Craig T. Nelson has been one of the finest American actors and has a satisfying personal life, and he is not gay. He has married twice in his lifetime and is currently living happily with Doria Nelson.

Professional Career

Craig T. Nelson is one of the finest actors, and his career has so many achievements. He made his mark as a stand-up comedian in a famous troupe, “The Groundling.” Then on he went on to form his group with Barry Levinson and Rudy De Luca. Nelson’s new group was one of the regular performers in a top-rated show known as the comedy store. In the year 1973, Craig T. Nelson decided to step out of comedy and went to California.

After moving to California, he suffered a lot, and then in the year 1979, he got the chance to be featured in a film named And Justice for all.


Craig T. Nelson is one of the finest actors with some of the most remarkable achievement:-

  1. In 1990, he was nominated for the prestigious Primetime Emmy Award.
  2. In 1991, he was nominated for the Golden Globe Award.
  3. In 1992, he won the prestigious Primetime Emmy Award.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Craig T. Nelson in 2021

As of 2021, Craig T. Nelson has a net worth of around $60 million. He has won most of this money by being one of the finest American actors and a viral comedian during the early days of his career.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Craig T. Nelson is one of those actors who got the opportunity to feature in a motion picture.

Craig T. Nelson is one of the finest actors in the American Film industry. Because of his hard work throughout his career, he went on to achieve so much success. He is undoubtedly a source of inspiration for all the young and passionate actors who want to change from one acting skill set to any other.