Timothy Allen Dick has a net worth of $80 million dollars. He is an American Actor, Comedian, Film producer, Film director, Television director, as well as a renowned Voice Actor.
He was born on 13 June 1953 in Denver Colorado.
He is the son of Martha Katherine, who had a community-service job and Gerald M Dick who was a real estate agent. He had 5 other siblings and was the third amongst the five.
Allen attended the Ernest W. Saeholm High School in Birmingham, Michigan, where he got the opportunity to participate in the music and theatre activities.
He attended the Michigan University in Kalamazoo and received honorary degree.
He began his career in comedy in the year 1975 doing stand up comedy at local comedy clubs. Later, moving to Los Angeles, he started working with a comedy group. He landed up in the role of Tim Taylor, the Tool Man on a show named Home Improvement.
The show was a great hit and had 9 seasons. Tim Allen won the Golden Globe Award in the year 1995 for the Best Actor for his role in a Television Comedy.
He also starred in various hit movies like The Santa Clause in 1994, Toy Story in 1995, Toy Story 2 in the year 1999 and the Galaxy Quest in the year 1999.
Tim Allen married Laura Diebel and their marriage lasted from 1984 to 1999. They have one child. Later he married Jane Hajduk, the actress, and they two have one child.
In the year 2010, Allen hosted the 8th Annual Television Land Awards. He also became the brand ambassador of Chevrolet Cruse, narrating in the commercials.
He also gave his voice for Campbell Soup in a campaign “It’s Amazing What Soup Can Do”.
Tim Allen also filmed movies like Joe Somebody in the year 2001 and Big Trouble in the year 2002.
Tim Allen’s salary for per episode of the Last Man Standing was $235,000 per episode. He played the role of a conservative dad in a house who had no other male member except him. Tim Allen usually plays the characters who are snarky as well as incompetent. Always uses the phrase, “It’s Tool Time”.
He has one house at Traverse City, Michigan. The estimated earnings of Tim Allen from his TV series like Last Man Standing, Stand-Up comedies and other projects is $15,000,000. He also purchased a 3-bedroom House in the Hollywood Hills, California for $1,400,000.
Allen has a huge collection of cars. He has a special edition Cadillac DeVille which has a horse power of 398, and a 1996 model Chevrolet Impala, a 1956 model Ford, as well as a F-100 Pickup.
Tim Allen is also a great writer and some of his books are I’m Not Really Here and Don’t Stand Too Close to a Naked Man.
The book, I’m Not Really Here had humour but it was mainly written with a philosophic stand point. The other book, Don’t Stand Too Close to a Naked Man was written in a humorous light-hearted manner.
Full Name: Timothy Allen Dick
Date of Birth: 13 June 1953
Birth place: Denver, Colorado, United States
Age: 63 Years
Profession: Film Actor, Screen Writer, Comedian, Film producer, Film director, Television director
Height: 1.8 m
Weight: 82 Kg
Net worth: $80 million