Jake Busey Biography

Early Life: Jake, the son of actor Gary Busey, was born in Los Angeles, California on June 15, 1971. He grew up in Malibu spending his childhood on film sets and touring with bands in which his father played. Even though he made his film debut at the age of five in Straight Time (1978), along with his father and Dustin Hoffman, Busey did not take acting seriously as a profession at the time. It was when he start taking drama classes “on a whim” while attending Santa Barbara College that he began favoring the idea of becoming an actor himself. But it took him three years to finally make his career breakthrough in the early 90’s. After his slow kick off, Busey worked steadily over the decade, making minor appearances in high profile studio movies, like I’ll Do Anything (1994) and Twister (1996), as well as playing more substantial parts in smaller films, such as S.F.W. (1994) and Tail Lights Fade (1999). Meanwhile, he made a name for himself in the science-fiction cult classic Starship Troopers (1997), where he starred as a cocky soldier, Ace Levy.

What is Jake Busey's Net Worth?

Jake Busey net worth and salary: Jake Busey is an American actor, musician and film producer who has a net worth of $1.5 million. Jake Busey is probably most famous for appearing in films like Starship Troopers, Tomcats and Identity.

Jake Busey Quick Facts

What is the net worth of Jake Busey? What is his zodiac sign? Here is Jake Busey in a nutshell:

Jake Busey Overview
Net Worth$1.5 Million
SalaryN/A
Date of BirthJune 15, 1971 (age 51 years)
Zodiac SignGemini
GenderMale
Height6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
ProfessionActor, Film Producer, Musician, Voice Actor
NationalityUnited States of America

Quotes that Inspire by Jake Busey

Many are probably wondering about the foundation behind Jake Busey's success and wealth. Below we have listed some of the Actor's quotes that will get you in the mindset to pursue your financial success.

I had my airplane, and I’d use it as a car whenever I could. If the drive was going to be longer than an hour, I was flying the plane instead. And in California, it’s really easy to have a drive longer than an hour.

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I love… What’s gratifying to me is when you make/create a character and a human being, a person who lives entirely and who has their own existence, just merely from the words on a page.

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Oh, my father’s had a huge, immense impact on my career. I grew up on movie sets that he was working on, and it just become a part or was a part, was the only part of my life because I spent my whole childhood traveling and being on film sets.

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The first film I was in was called ‘Straight Time.’ I was five-years old, and I was playing my father’s son.

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Oh yeah, ‘Starship Troopers’ was one of the best experiences of my life, and I made some lifelong friends.

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