The American actor simply known as Gabriel Macht started out his acting career as a child actor in 1980 but later took time out to tend to his academics before returning to his craft where he has gone on to appear in over twenty films and not less than ten television series. Makes it little wonder why Gabriel Macht’s net worth has soared upward. One of his most prominent roles as a lead character is in the USA television series titled Suits, a legal drama where he plays the role of Harvey Specter. He has not only starred in it but also directed (at least 4 episodes from 2015 to 2019) and produced parts of its episodes and seasons since he joined the cast in 2011.
The show which became one of the highest-rated drama series on the USA network is graced by other talented acts like Patrick J. Adams who played Mike Ross, Macht’s genius partner in crime, the now Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle (played Rachel Zane, and exited after seven seasons), Rick Hoffman plays Harvey’s nemesis in the series, Louis Litt, and Specter’s personal assistant turned COO Donna Paulsen is portrayed by Sarah Rafferty.
Other actors on the legal drama are Dule Hill who plays Alex Willimas and Amanda Schull who plays as Katrina Bennett. The family members of the main casts who acted briefly in the intriguing series include Gabriel’s biological father Stephen Macht who played Prof Henry Gerrard in 6 episodes, while his wife Jacinda Barrett appeared in 3 episodes as Zoe Lawford. Patrick J. Adams’ wife Troian Bellisario played Claire in 2 episodes.
The successful show has earned notable award nominations like the People’s Choice while casts like Patrick J Adams and Gina Torres have received various award nominations. Little wonder, the creator of the show Aaron Korsh partnered with Daniel Arkin in making its spin-off titled Pearson in July 2019. Read on, as we determine how much the man behind the character of Harvey Specter makes and how much his net worth is.
How Much Does The Real Harvey Specter Make?
Gabriel Macht, in reality, has a legal family background. Therefore, it was not so surprising to see how well he aced his Harvey Spectre role, keeping many fans across the world anticipating each episode.
The series filmed in Toronto has made some of its cast famous while filling their pockets/accounts with money. It was revealed by credible sources that the former cast Markle (Rachel Zane) who had appeared in about 108 episodes got about $50,000 per episode. Therefore, it may be safe to say, that Harvey Specter, who has a three-fold function in the series and played a bigger role possibly earns more.
Some media source claimed that he made as much as $60,000 per episode as an actor at the beginning but that sum is bound to have increased to more than seven digits, over time as he has played major roles directing and producing some of the episodes and seasons. No doubt this series was Gabriel Macht’s gold mine since he began his career more than two decades ago in the movie industry.
In retrospect, the 6 ft tall Bronx born actor has featured in other movies like Beverly Hills, 90210 (1991), Spin City (1997), Behind The Enemy Lines (2001), The Recruit (2003), Archangel (2005), The Good Shepherd (2006) featuring Angelina Jolie, Matt Damon. He also appeared on Love and Other Drugs (2010) as Trey Hannigan, Breaking at the Edge (2013) where he played Detective Williams the list goes on.
Gabriel Macht Net Worth
Gabriel Macht’s net worth has grown since he made his first screen appearance in Hollywood in 1980, as a child of eight years, on the set of Why would I Lie? His income and assets came from his craft as an actor, director, and producer. His net worth is estimated at $8 million, the greatest contributor of which has been his lead role on Suits, where he put up. USA network hit show has ran for at 9 seasons.
Suits has not only made Gabriel Macht famous globally but has pushed him into the millionaire’s club. His success on the series saw him being cast in the spin-off Pearson and as such he stands to make even more money and swell his $8 million financial value.