Bronson Pinchot Net Worth

Bronson Pinchot Net Worth is
$3 Million

Bronson Pinchot Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Bronson Alcott Pinchot (created May 20, 1959) is an American celebrity. He’s famous for his character as Balki Bartokomous on the ABC sitcom “Perfect Strangers”, on which he starred from 1986 to 1993. Since 2012, he’s been the host and star of his own reality series, “The Bronson Pinchot Job” about the DIY Network.

His first appearance as a continuing character on a network television series was on the short lived 1985 NBC situation comedy Sara, starring Geena Davis, where he played the openly-homosexual Dennis Kemper. Pinchot is likely famous for his part in the ABC family sitcom Perfect Strangers (1986–1993) as Balki Bartokomous from the (fictional) Greek-like island of Mypos. The year 2008 found the launch of Pinchot reading the novel The Students in sound editions, writer Chip Kidd’s followup to The Cheese Monkeys. Pinchot was likewise the voice of Max, the completely restored Black 1964 VW Beetle in the 2009 Volkswagen “Das Auto” effort. As of 2014 (and starting in 2009), Bronson has narrated over 100 audiobooks for which he’s won numerous awards. In 2010, Bronson read the sound variant of the novels Matterhorn and Blood Oath. For the Blackstone Audio range Patricia Highsmith: Selected Novels and Short Stories, Pinchot additionally supplied a reading of many stories along with Highsmith’s memorably creepy novel Strangers on a Train. He was selected by as their 2010 Narrator of the Entire Year.

Bronson Pinchot Net Worth $10 Million Dollars

Full NameBronson Pinchot
Net Worth$3 Million
Date Of BirthMay 20, 1959
Place Of BirthManhattan, New York City, New York, United States
Height5 ft 9 in (1.753 m)
ProfessionActor, Voice Actor
EducationSouth Pasadena High School, Yale University
NationalityUnited States of America
ParentsHenry Pinchot, Rosina Pinchot
SiblingsJustin Pinchot
NicknamesBronson Alcott Pinchot
NominationsPrimetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Movies‘The Bronson Pinchot Project’, (2012-), ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit’ (2007), ‘The Wager’ (2007), ‘The Young and the Restless’ (2008), ‘Second Sight’ (1989), "True Romance" (1993), ‘Beverly Hills Cop’ (1984),
TV ShowsPerfect Strangers, The Langoliers, Step by Step, The Trouble with Larry, The Surreal Life, Meego, Amazing Stories, Dumb and Dumber, Sara, Aaahh!!! Real Monsters, Eek! The Cat, I Love the '80s Strikes Back
Star SignTaurus
1Often plays characters who have a French accent
1[2009, on Risky Business (1983)] We didn't know it was going to be a big hit. We thought Tom [Cruise] was the biggest bore on the face of the Earth. He had spent some formative time with Sean Penn-we were all very young at the time, Tom was 20, I was 23. Tom had picked up this knack of calling everyone by their character names, because that would probably make your performance better, and I don't agree with that. I think that acting is acting, and the rest of the time, you should be you, but he called us all by our character names. He was tense and made constant, constant unrelated homophobic comments, like, "You want some ice cream, in case there are no gay people there?" I thought the movie would disappear. It just goes to show you, I obviously don't have the antennae for that. I didn't see it at all, but neither did any of the actors. All of the actors who talked about him were like, "What is this guy all about?" And you know, honestly, I never got it, and I don't get it to this day. But it was his breakout film. He always talked about himself like he was a mega-superstar; that was weird, too.
2(2009, on Beverly Hills Cop) I almost didn't do the movie, because my girlfriend and I had tickets to go to Florence, and they kept pushing the date back of when they were going to shoot it. Not having a crystal ball and not knowing what was going to happen with it, I said, "If you don't shoot it before next Wednesday, I'm not doing it. We've got tickets to Florence, and I'm not not going to Florence." I didn't have any money, I was nobody, and I was just kidding around and having fun, and it came out, and people were following me around and shrieking and taking pictures, acting like I was a big deal. I didn't have any concept of what the hell was going on. But basically, it was a couple of days, fooling around, having fun. I almost didn't do it.
3(2009, on Beverly Hills Cop 3) Beverly Hills Cop opened up a whole world. I got the television show and movies, and I would go sign autographs for one hour and get paid $25,000. I had bodyguards and police barricades, and I had that whole life from 1985 to about 1992, '93. Eddie was going through his period at the time of doing movies that were not hits, and he was very low-spirited, low-energy. I said to him, "All anyone ever wants to know when they meet me is what you're like." And he said, "I bet they don't ask that anymore." And then when we did a scene, we were shooting, and he was so low-energy that John Landis sent him upstairs and said, "Just rest, Eddie, and I'll do the scene with Bronson." So whenever you see my face in the movie, I'm not really talking to Eddie, I'm talking to John Landis. And I can understand it-he was just having a bad stretch. And that stretch lasted... When did Dr. Dolittle come out? I think his funk really did last until then. I don't know what started the funk, but it lasted a chunk of time, and that was in the belly of the funk, and he was just really sad and low-energy and I basically did the scene without him there.
4(2009, on True Romance) That was an exciting thing, because at that point in my life, no one had really ever heard me speak with my own voice. I remember the first couple of weeks, people would lean in and say, "Let's hear him talk!" Which was kind of a compliment, but weird. If it had been a hit, it would have been the exact opening chapter of the second act of my career. It was an interesting role, it was a good character role in a dramatic movie. So it was a hugely important thing. And it was a fun, very exciting thing.
5(2009, on making Courage Under Fire) That was a low point, because Denzel Washington was behind the incredibly cowardly bullshit of "This is my character, not me." He was really abusive to me and everybody on that movie, and his official explanation was that his character didn't like me, but it was a dreadful experience. I spent my salary on time with my shrink just for helping me get through it...Denzel Washington cured me forever of thinking that there is any amount of money or anything that could ever, ever make it okay to be abused. The script supervisor on that movie said it's like watching somebody kick a puppy. He was so vile. And after that, I just would never endure it again.
1He is of Italian and Russian descent.
2Harford, PA [July 2012]
3Appearing in 'Stones in Their Pockets' on the London West End [December 2001]
4Currently the voice of Max, the refurbished bug, on the VW commercials. [May 2008]
5Appearing with Richard Dreyfuss and Eric Stoltz on Broadway in Arthur Penn's production of Larry Gelbart's play, "Sly Fox." [March 2004]
6He claimed on The Surreal Life (2003) that he grew up in a very dysfunctional family.
7Became a member of the Harford, PA Masonic Lodge #445 in December, 2002.
8His hobby is Greek sculpture (460 BC-31 BC).
9He received a scholarship to Yale.
10Graduated from South Pasadena High School in 1977, where he excelled in French, theater and choir.
11Studied drama at Yale University.
12Organized the 1975 International Wizard of Oz Club, Inc. Winkie Convention.


The Wild Thornberrys1999TV SeriesFranz Fensterkopf
Out of the Cold1999Max Kaplan
Beach Movie1998Ronald
Hey Arnold!1998TV SeriesRonnie Matthews / Director / Chauffeur
Quest for Camelot1998Griffin (voice)
Slappy and the Stinkers1998Roy
Merry Christmas, George Bailey1997TV MovieMr. Carter
The Angry Beavers1997TV SeriesTruman / Brat
Babes in Toyland1997Rodrigo (voice)
Aaahh!!! Real Monsters1996-1997TV SeriesDeitrich Dunlap Dietrich Duchump
Step by Step1997TV SeriesJean-Luc Rieupeyroux / Black Bart
Cow and Chicken1997TV SeriesOscar / Guard / Old Wardrobe Man
I Am Weasel1997TV SeriesOscar / Guard / Old Wardrobe Man
High Incident1997TV SeriesMatt Shukat
Meego1997TV SeriesMeego
Bruno the Kid: The Animated Movie1996VideoGeneral Armando Costrato (voice)
Jungledyret 2 - den store filmhelt1996Hugo (English version, voice)
Clueless1996TV SeriesMr. Pontormo / Ka-feen
The First Wives Club1996Duarto Feliz
Adventures from the Book of Virtues1996TV SeriesThe Man The Dog
Bruno the Kid1996TV SeriesGeneral Armando Castrato (voice)
Courage Under Fire1996Bruno
3rd Rock from the Sun1996TV SeriesRoy Albright
Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man1996TV SeriesDr. Henri Ducharme
High Society1996TV SeriesArthur Zipkin
It's My Party1996Monty Tipton
The Adventures of Hyperman1995TV SeriesValerie Knockisblokov
Dumb and Dumber1995TV SeriesDymbster
The Langoliers1995TV Mini-SeriesCraig Toomy
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman1994-1995TV SeriesThe Prankster
Napoleon1995Birdo (English version, voice)
Beverly Hills Cop III1994Serge
Jungledyret1993Hugo (English version, voice)
True Romance1993Elliot Blitzer
Perfect Strangers1986-1993TV SeriesBalki Bartokomous / Mama
The Trouble with Larry1993TV SeriesLarry Burton
Eek! the Cat1992TV SeriesAdditional Voices (voice)
Blame It on the Bellboy1992Bellboy
The Great American Sex Scandal1990TV MovieSanford Lagelfost / Jorge Jimenez / Arthur Lloyd / ...
ABC TGIF1990TV SeriesBalki
Second Sight1989Bobby
Between Two Women1986TV MoviePhotographer
Dave Thomas: The Incredible Time Travels of Henry Osgood1986TV MovieCharles Dickens
George Burns Comedy Week1985TV SeriesBoris
Amazing Stories1985TV SeriesDirector
After Hours1985Lloyd
Sara1985TV SeriesDennis Kemper
Hot Resort1985Brad
The Flamingo Kid1984Alfred Schultz
Beverly Hills Cop1984Serge
Risky Business1983Barry
Double Play2016post-productionBob
The Strike2016Carlo Lombardi
Ray Donovan2015TV SeriesFlip Brightman
The Mysteries of Laura2015TV SeriesHead Chef J.T. Thompson
NCIS2014TV SeriesGeorge Burton
Kung Fu and Titties2013The Beaver
Shake It Up!2011TV SeriesKashlack Hessenheffer
Virgin Alexander2011Bim Norse
The Problem Solverz2011TV SeriesAI
You and I2011Torrino
Hawaii Five-02010TV SeriesBastille
Pure Country 2: The Gift2010Joseph
Chuck2010TV SeriesVictor
Good Clean Fun2009Dean Vernon
Hooking Up2009/IIMr. Kimbal
The Tale of Despereaux2008Town Crier (voice)
The Young and the Restless2008TV SeriesPatrick Dalton
From a Place of Darkness2008Carl
Mr. Art Critic2007M.J. Clayton
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit2007TV SeriesDr. Henry Carlisle
The Wager2007Colin Buchanan
Six Degrees2007TV SeriesThomas Johnson
Diamond Zero2005Bergerac De La Houssey
Law & Order: Criminal Intent2005TV SeriesDr. Greg Ross
Second Best2004Doc Klingenstein
All Grown Up!2003TV SeriesPepe
Straight No Chaser2003ShortJosh Peters
Breaking News2002TV SeriesPhillip
Winning Girls Through Psychic Mind Control2002Devon Sharpe
Lady and the Tramp II: Scamp's Adventure2001VideoFrancois (voice)
Putting It Together2000TV MovieThe Narrator
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command2000TV SeriesShakey / Science
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child1997-2000TV SeriesKiller Whale / Reindeer / Sonny the Toad
The All New Adventures of Laurel & Hardy in 'For Love or Mummy'1999Stanley Thinnius Laurel


Lady and the Tramp II: Scamp's Adventure2001Video performer: "Junkyard Society Rag"
Putting It Together2000TV Movie performer: "Invocation and Instructions to the Audience", "Putting It Together", "Rich and Happy", "Merrily We Roll Along", "Lovely", "Everybody Ought to Have a Maid", "Bang!", "Back in Business", "It's Hot Up Here", "Not Getting Married Today", "Buddy's Blues", "Being Alive", "Finale/Old Friends"
MGM Sing-Alongs: Having Fun1997Video short performer: "The Worst Is Yet to Come"


Kung Fu and Titties2013special thanks


The Greatest 80s Movies2014TV Movie documentaryHimself Barry Serge
The Bronson Pinchot Project2012-2013TV SeriesHimself - Host
Celebrity Nightmares Decoded2011TV SeriesHimself
TV Land Confidential2007TV Series documentaryHimself - Interviewee
The Surreal Life2003-2005TV SeriesHimself
The Big Idea with Donny Deutsch2005TV SeriesHimself
Broadway Under the Stars2004TV MovieHimself
I Love the '80s Strikes Back2003TV Series documentaryHimself
Pet Star2003TV Series documentaryCelebrity Judge #1
Pyramid2002TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity
VH-1 Behind the Movie2002TV Series documentaryHimself
V.I.P.1999TV SeriesHimself
Ruby1999TV SeriesHimself
Hollywood Squares1998-1999TV SeriesHimself
All-Star TGIF Magic1997TV MovieHimself
Champions of Magic 21997TV SpecialHimself - Host
ESPY Awards1996TV SpecialHimself
Late Show with David Letterman1994-1995TV SeriesHimself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien1993TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Christmas Fantasy on Ice1992TV SpecialHost / Jack Frost
A Tribute to the Boys: Laurel & Hardy1992TV Special documentaryHimself
Late Night with David Letterman1990-1991TV SeriesHimself
The 16th Annual People's Choice Awards1990TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
The Joan Rivers Show1989TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Arsenio Hall Show1989TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Good Morning America1988TV Series
The 14th Annual People's Choice Awards1988TV Special documentaryHimself - Co-Presenter: Favourite Female Performer in New Television Show
Hour Magazine1988TV SeriesHimself - Co-Host
She's Having a Baby1988Himself (uncredited)
Circus of the Stars #121987TV Special documentaryHimself - Performer
The 39th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1987TV SpecialHimself - Nominee / Presenter
The 1st Annual American Comedy Awards1987TV SpecialHimself
Saturday Night Live1987TV SeriesHimself - Host / Various
Deja View1986VideoHimself
The Late Show1986TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The New Hollywood Squares1986TV SeriesHimself - Center Square
The $10,000 Pyramid1985TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

TV's 50 Funniest Catch Phrases2009TV Movie
Beverly Hills Cop: A Glimpse Into the Casting Process2002Video shortSerge
Beverly Hills Cop: The Phenomenon Begins2002Video documentary shortSerge
Beverly Hills Cop III: Triple Axel2002Video shortSerge

Won Awards

1996NBR AwardNational Board of Review, USABest Acting by an EnsembleThe First Wives Club (1996)

Nominated Awards

2011Best SupportingOrlando Film FestivalBest Supporting PerformanceVirgin Alexander (2011)
1987Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy SeriesPerfect Strangers (1986)

Known for movies

IMDB Wikipedia

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