In this article, we’ll take a look at William Shatner net worth, biography, career, age, wife, children, and other interesting facts about the oldest person ever to go into space, William Shatner OC.
- William Shatner is a well-known Canadian actor as well as an author screenwriter, and producer.
- William Shatner recently had a space flight and he’s also known for the series Star Trek.
William Shatner, born on March 22, 1931, is the oldest person ever to fly into space and he is also best known for his portrayal of Captain James T. Kirk of the USS Enterprise in the Star Trek franchise.
William Shatner Biography
William is a Canadian actor, director, author, and singer. Born on March 22, 1931, William Shatner is best known for his roles in Boston Legal and Star Trek series. Known for his distinctive voice, William began his career when he was a performer for kids on radio shows for his employer, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
William Shatner Net Worth
William Shatner net worth is estimated at $100 million. He also has a longtime residence in Studio City, California which is a four-bedroom, four-bathroom, 4,016-square-foot home.
William Shatner Career
1957 was when Shatner had his Broadway debut in Tamburlaine the Great, which was directed by Guthrie. He also appeared on such shows as the Goodyear Television Playhouse, Studio One, and Playhouse 90.
Shatner made his debut film in the year 1958’s The Brothers Karamazov with Yul Brynner. The very year, Shatner came back to Broadway for the duration of two years in The Secret Life of Suzie Wong. He was awarded his first Theatre World Award for his performance.
He also played a role of an army captain in the Holocaust drama Judgment at Nuremberg in 1961, had a lead part in The Intruder (1962), had his first series, For the People, in 1965. The following year, Shatner took on the role that made him famous around the world, he played the role of Captain James T. Kirk on Star Trek.
William Shatner Space Flight
In 2021, the Star Trek actor declared himself “overwhelmed” at becoming the oldest human in space, at the age of 90. William did not pay any fee for his ride into space as he was reportedly invited to ride for free on Jeff Bezos Blue Origin’s New Shepard rocket ship from the West Texas desert.
William Shatner Spouse
In 2001, William Shatner married Elizabeth Anderson Martin, his fourth wife, in Lebanon, Indiana but their marriage has since ended way back in March 2020 and William has not married again since then.
1st wife – Gloria Rand – 1956-1969
2nd wife – Marcy Lafferty – 1973-1996
3rd wife – Nerine Kidd – 1997-1999
4th wife – Elizabeth Anderson Martin – 2001-2020
William Shatner Children
‘Star Trek’ icon William Shatner is a dad of three daughters. The Canadian actor shares his three daughters with his first wife Gloria Rand. The actor had his three daughters, Leslie Shatner, Lisabeth Shatner, and Melanie Shatner with his first wife, Gloria Rand.
William Shatner Age
He was born on March 22, 1931. William will be 91 on March 22, 2022.
Is William Shatner Still Alive?
Yes, William Shatner is still alive. In 2021, he became the oldest human to fly into space, at the age of 90.