Quick Facts of Michael Dudikoff
- Full NameMichael Dudikoff
- Net Worth$2 Million
- Date of Birth1954 /10 /08
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceRedondo Beach, CA
- Active Year1978–2004, 2013–present
- Eye colourBlue
- Hair colourBlonde
- SpouseBelle Dudikoff
- Height6 feet
- Education Harbor College
- Online PresenceInstagram, Twitter, Facebook
Michael Joseph Stephen Dudikoff Jr. better known as Michael Dudikoff is an American actor. He is well recognized for his lead roles in action movies such as Bounty Hunters 2: Hardball, Bounty Hunters, Soldier Boyz, River of Death, and American Ninja.
Is the actor Dudikoff married? If so who is his wife? Does he have children? What’s his net worth? To know all the details about Dudikoff, scroll down.
Who Is Michael Dudikoff? His Bio & Wiki
Michael Dudikoff was born on 8th October 1954, to Russian immigrants parents, in Redondo Beach, California, the U.S. Further, his star sign is Libra. His nationality is American and belongs to mixed ethnicity.
His father, Michael Joseph Stephen Sr., was Eastern Orthodox Christian who served in the Army. On the other hand, his mother Rita T. Girardin is a French-Canadian piano-player from Quebec. The couple relocated to California and had 5 children, the 4th child, Michael Jr., was diagnosed with dyslexia.
Dudikoff enrolled at West High School in Torrance, California. Upon graduation, he went on to study child psychology at Harbor College.
Michael Dudikoff Movies
Initially, Dudikoff was cast in supporting roles or seen in the background of such movies such as Bloody Birthday, The Black Marble, Neil Simon’s I Ought to Be in Pictures, The Best Little Girl in the World and Making Love, Tron. Furthermore, also portrayed supporting role in one episode of Gimme a Break!, during the early 80s.
Dudikoff starred alongside Katherine Saltzberg and Brian Dennehy to play one of the leads in the sitcom Star of the Family. Eventually, he got the part of Huckleberry Finn in a Columbia Pictures movie-of-the-week Sawyer & Finn.
After starring successfully in the 1985 movie American Ninja, he became a regular action star for The Cannon Group alongside Charles Bronson, Chuck Norris, Sho Kosugi, and later on Jean-Claude Van Damme.
Apart from movies, he had a lead role in the action TV series Cobra staring alongside James Tolkan. Michael Dudikoff took a break from acting industry in 2004 but returned back in 2013 and is still active in the industry.
Is Michael Dudikoff Married? Know His Wife
Yes, Dudikoff is a married man. He is married to his long-term girlfriend, Belle Dudikoff. The couple tied the knot in 2014 in an intimate wedding ceremony.
Moreover, the couple is living a blissful life without any news and rumors of divorce, extra-marital affair, and conflict in their relationship.
What’s more, he has three children: twins Joseph and Nancy and son Michael Joseph Stephen III, together with his wife. The family currently resides in Palos Verdes Estates, California (CA), US.
Michael Dudikoff Body Measurement, Height, Weight, and Age
Currently sixty-four years old, Dudikoff stands six feet tall. Further, he has maintained his body fit but the exact measurement is under review. Likewise, his weight is unknown. Additionally, the actor has blonde hair. His eye color is blue.
What Is Michael Dudikoff’s Net Worth?
Not only reputation, but Dudikoff has earned colossal wealth from his acting career. His net worth is around $2 million as of 2019. Likewise, he earns an average annual salary of around $500 thousand. The movie in which Michael worked in are also doing well in the box office.
His breakthrough movie, American Ninja grossed over $10.5 million at the box office over its production budget of $1 million. Likewise, his other notable movie Avenging Force and Platoon Leader made $4.7 million and $1.349 million respectively at the box office.
Most recently, he featured in the TV series Green Valley and movies: Fury of the Fist and the Golden Fleece and Landfill. Working in such a big project, he definitely added a hefty sum to his bank account.
Dudikoff owns a million dollar mansion in Palos Verdes Estates, California (CA), US. Moreover, the actor is living a lavish lifestyle with his family.