Quick Facts of Eric Randolph Close

  • Full NameEric Randolph Close
  • Net Worth$5 Million
  • Date of Birth24 May, 1967
  • NicknameClose
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceStaten Island, New York
  • Ethnicity Caucasian white
  • Religion Christian
  • ProfessionActor
  • Nationality American
  • Active Year1991-Present
  • Eye colour Blue
  • Hair colour Brown
  • BuildMesomorph
  • SpouseKeri Close (m. 1995)
  • Height5 feet 11 inches (1.8 m)
  • Body MeasurementMuscular
  • EducationUniversity of Southern California (BA)
  • Children2 - Katie Close (b. 1998) and Ella Close (b. 2001)
  • Horoscope Gemini
Eric Close Age, Height, Net Worth, Married, Wife, Children, Bio, Wiki

Nashville star actor, Eric Close is one of the most promising actors in the entertainment industry who had renowned his name by his amazing acting. Throughout his career, he earned various honors and achievements for his performance in movies and TV shows. He recently starred in the 2017 multi-vignette crime drama, Christmas Crime Story.

Eric is currently living a happy married life with his wife as of 2019. Together, they welcomed two adorable children in their life. So, he is guarding his children as a responsible father and loving his wife as a lovable husband. Let’s find out how much does he earn and how rich is he?

Who is Eric Randolph Close? Bio & Wiki

Eric Close was born as Eric Randolph Close on 24th May 1967, in Staten Island, New York, United States. Moreover, he is an American by his nationality and belongs to Caucasian white ethnicity. He was raised by his father, Frederick Close, an orthopedic surgeon and his mother, Eva Close, a housewife. He grew up with his two younger brothers including Randy and Christopher Close.

Photo of Eric Close when he was young.
Photo of Eric Close when he was young.

Eric attended the University of Southern California where he became a member of the Sigma Chi fraternity. Later, he graduated with a B.A. degree in communications in 1989. From a very young age, he had a keen interest in the art of acting and participated in many theatrical plays while at University.

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Inside of Eric Close’s Career

Eric Close started his career from the television movie, Keeping Secrets where he played the role of young Michael in 1991. Later, he appeared as Juvie Hall Attacker in the American biological crime drama movie, American Me in 1982. He also appeared in the TV movie, Hercules and the Lost Kingdom as a Telamon in 1994. His other movie credits are The Stranger Beside Me, American Sniper, and many others.

Eric made his debut appearance in the American action-adventure television series, MacGyver where he played the role of Guard in an episode of The Prometheus Syndrome in 1991. He then appeared as Jim in the television sitcom, Major Dad in an episode of The “L” Word in 1992. From 1994 to 1995, he starred in the drama series, McKenna as Brick McKenna for 13 episodes. His other television works are The Magnificent Seven, Nashville, etc. He recently guests appeared in the television drama series, 12 Days as Robert Trent in 2017.

How Much is Eric Close’s Net Worth?

Eric Close has an approximated net worth of $5 Million as of 2019. His wife has a handsome net worth of $1 Million. He also makes a lucrative amount of wealth from his other works which include advertisements, endorsements, etc that makes his net worth plentiful.

Eric co-starred with Hayden Panettiere who has a net worth of $15 Million and Connie Britton whose wealth is $8 Million in the American musical drama television series, Nashville.

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Eric earns an impressive amount of salary from his profession. However, her actual salary is currently under review, but we assume that he earns a salary in the range of $5oo to $800 Thousand annually.

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Who is Eric Close’s Wife? His Marriage & Children

Eric Close had the first encounter with his wife, Keri Close in a restaurant in Richmond. Since then, they fell in love and became very close to each other. After dating for many years, they finally became engaged.

The couple tied the knot on 25th June 1995, at Brentwood Presbyterian Church in New York. Together, they welcomed two children including Katie Close (born in October of 1998) and Ella Close (born in April of 2001). In their wedding, they invited many of their friends and close relatives.

Eric Close's Daughters.
Eric Close With His Daughters. Image Source: Instagram @ericrclose.

Eric isn’t involved in any extra-marital affairs with any other woman until now. Besides, he hasn’t faced any controversies and rumors regarding her personal life and career. Currently, he resides in New York with his family and friends.

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Interesting Facts about Eric Close

  • Eric Close often includes “Philippians 4:13” on his autographs which narrates, “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.”
  • Eric volunteered for the Literacy Site from 26 to 30 June 2006.
  • He is an avid writer.
  • He is an animal lover.
  • His zodiac sign is Gemini.