The American actor Spencer Breslin is not like his time as a child actor anymore. He is now more active backstage, producing and directing short films, and is even frontman of his own rock band Broken Machine. He is also now co-hosting the podcast of Spencer & Lara’s Vomitorium.
His calm as an adult actor was overshadowed by his sister Abigal Breslin, who is now the more famous Breslin in Hollywood. Follow us as we provide a detailed account of Spencer’s career and personal life.
Spencer Breslin Bio/Wiki, Net Worth
Breslin was born in New York City on 18 May 1992 and was home-schooled by his mother. At the age of 3, Spencer was discovered by a New York City Boy Scout in a playground and was on his way to becoming a star.
Although his parents never had a thing for show business, they let him get directly into show business at this early age. “My parents always gave me great support,” Breslin later revealed. “They had no interest in acting or show business nonsense. That was cool.”
Breslin became incredibly productive and appeared in at least 50 commercials just before he turned 4. The commercials were for people like McDonald’s and Life Cereals. At the age of 4, he made his small-screen debut and appeared in the first season of the ABC sitcom Soul Man. In the following years, Spencer took guest roles in shows like Law & Order and Trinity. He also had a role in the 1999 miniseries Stephen King: Storm of the Century.
The new millennium brought great things for Breslin, whose career took off thanks to his role as an autistic child in Disney’s The Kid starring Bruce Willis. Spencer beat a thousand other kids in America in that role.
Film director Jon Turteltaub revealed that Spencer kept making Bruce laugh during the auditions. Bruce’s role as Rusty Duritz earned him the first prize of his career – the Young Artist’s Award 2000 for the best performance in a feature film by a young actor aged ten years or younger. He was also nominated for other coveted awards, including the 2001 Saturn Prize for the best performance by a younger actor.
In addition to the awards and nominations, Spencer has received many rave reviews from film critics. Disney’s The Kid was awarded $110 million at the box office worldwide.
Spencer continued his major breakthrough with films such as Meet the Parents, The Ultimate Christmas Present, The Ultimate Christmas Present (2002), Mom’s on Strike (2002), You Wish (2003), and others.
Breslin received much critical acclaim for his role in the Christmas movie The Cat in the Hat (2003), which starred Alec Baldwin. In 2004, he starred alongside his sister in Raising Helen (2004). Although Breslin had a promising future in Hollywood, his activity began to wane from 2006 onwards as he concentrated on the roles behind the scenes. His most recent acting activities include Perfect Sisters (2014) and Some Kind of Hate (2016).
Breslin’s films have collectively grossed over $1.3 billion at box offices worldwide. His net worth is estimated at 5 million dollars.
Spencer Breslin Dating/Girlfriend
According to reports, Breslin is married to a certain Grace Tame. According to her Instagram report, she is an artist and photo enthusiast.
While not much is known about Grace Tame as she isn’t nearly as popular as her husband, Spencer has revealed some details about her in his many IG posts. In the one below, he revealed that she is from Tasmania and that they met through a mutual friend.
Spencer Breslin Siblings, Family
The parents of Breslin are Kim and Michael Breslin. His mother Kim worked as a personnel manager, while his father, who is of Jewish descent, was a telecommunications expert and consultant.
Spencer was born a middle child. His siblings include older brother Ryan Breslin, born on 21 June 1985, and a younger sister, Abigail Breslin, born on 14 April 1996.
“I get along well with my sister,” Spencer once told the media. “I get along fine with Dakota Fanning. Dakota was a great girl to work with. She was always very well prepared, and so is my sister, who is also an actress.”
Like her brother, Abigail started appearing in commercials when she was three years old. She got her first regular series role in Scream Queens on Fox in September 2015. She received an Oscar nomination for her role in the 2006 film Little Miss Sunshine. It was her groundbreaking role.
Spencer’s brother Ryan is better known for his work on stage. He originally aspired to become a professional baseball player.