Christopher Knight Net Worth

Net Worth $ 10,000,000
Real name Christopher Anton Knight
Profession Actor, Entrepreneur
Spouse/Partner Cara Kokenes
Date of Birth Nov 7, 1957
Zodiac Scorpio
Age 65
Gender Male
Height 175 cm / 5 ft 8 inch
Nationality American

Biography

Christopher Anton Knight was an American actor and voice-over artist. He is best known for his role as Peter Brady in the 1970s television series "The Brady Bunch." His net worth is estimated at $10 million.

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Early life

He was born on November 7, 1957, in New York City, USA. His parents were Paul Knight, a professional golfer, and Carol Knight, a homemaker. Knight has a brother named Dave Knight. He grew up in Manhattan, New York City, and was raised in the Roman Catholic faith.

He began his acting career at 9, with small guest appearances on shows like "Marcus Welby, M.D." and "The Partridge Family." He was discovered by an agent while appearing in a school production of "The King and I."

Knight is considered one of the most iconic child actors of the 1970s, and his role as Peter Brady on "The Brady Bunch" continues to be popular decades after its original airing. He is also considered a "teen heartthrob" from the 1970s. He had other appearances on TV and in films, but most were not substantial.

Career with IT

In 1988, Christopher Anton Knight transitioned from acting to focus on a business career in the computer industry. He began working as an account sales manager for Martec, Inc and successfully secured the company's first million-dollar sales deal in under 18 months, earning him the title of Employee of the Year.

The following year, he was appointed Vice President of Design System Marketing and Sales at New Image Industry. Throughout the next decade, Knight went on to co-found several technology companies, including Visual Software in 1991, which was a pioneer in 3D graphics; Kidwise Learningware in 1995, which produces interactive educational products; and Eskape Labs in 1998, which was a TV tuner company and was purchased by Hauppauge Computer Works in 2000.[1]

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Career

He gained fame with his role as Peter Brady in "The Brady Bunch" from 1969 to 1974. He also appeared in movies like "Pandemonium" and "Night Shift" during the 80s. After his fame faded, he concentrated on voice-over work and commercial work.

After he finished his work in the IT sector, he made the ultimate decision to go back to working in television.

Christopher Knight had a brief career in professional wrestling, making his debut on April 17, 1994, in a "Dark Match" at the Spring Stampede in Chicago, where he lost to fellow 1970s child star Danny Bonaduce from The Partridge Family.

Knight also appeared on a special episode of the gameshow "The Weakest Link," where cast members from "The Brady Bunch" competed against each other, winning the show and donated the prize money to charity.

Christopher Knight also starred in VH1's fourth season of "The Surreal Life," where he began a relationship with Adrianne Curry, a model who was 25 years younger than him and won America's Next Top Model cycle 1.

The couple moved in together and got engaged; their relationship is documented on a VH1 series, "My Fair Brady," which premiered on September 11, 2005, and the couple got married on May 29, 2006, in a Gothic-style wedding.

Christopher Knight has appeared in several television shows and music videos, including the music videos for "Just the Girl" and "Catch Your Wave" by Click Five, where he played a high school teacher and hotel manager, respectively.

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He also appeared with his "The Brady Bunch" co-stars Barry Williams and Mike Lookinland in an episode of "That '70s Show" where they portrayed a gay couple.

Florence Henderson, Susan Olsen, and Mike Lookinland also appeared in an episode of the show "My Fair Brady." He participated in VH1's retrospective miniseries "I Love The '70s: Volume II", also starred in an episode of "Celebrity Family Feud," and hosted the game show "Trivial Pursuit: America Plays" in 2008-09.

Christopher also hosted a series of specials for the Michigan Lottery, "Make Me Rich," which aired periodically until early 2012. He also joined the cast of "A Very Brady Renovation" on HGTV in 2019 and starred in the Lifetime Christmas movie "Blending Christmas" alongside his "Brady Bunch" co-stars in 2021. In 2022, Knight, Williams, and Lookinland competed in season eight of "The Masked Singer" as "Mummies" but were eliminated in the third episode.[2]



Personal life

Christopher Knight has had multiple marriages throughout his life; he is currently in his fourth marriage.

Knight was married to Julie Schulman from 1989 to 1992. Three years later, Christopher married Toni Erickson Knight in 1995 but divorced in 2000. Ultimately, he got married to Adrianne Curry in 2006.[3]

He proposed to his third wife, Adrianne Curry, a model and reality television personality, on the finale of the VH1 series "My Fair Brady," which aired on November 6, 2005.

The couple documented their wedding preparations in a renewed season of the show, and they got married in a gothic-style ceremony in Joliet, Illinois, on May 29, 2006.

However, his manager announced on May 29, 2011, that they were separating on the fifth anniversary of their marriage. Adrianne confirmed on the G4 show "Attack of the Show" that their divorce was finalized on February 2, 2012. His marriage to Adrianne was constantly in the public eye, and it was his most popular marriage.

He married his fourth wife, Cara Kokenes, in November 2016. They remain married to this day.

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He is also associated with Tai Babilonia, Eve Plumb, and Cindy Margolis as his former girlfriends.



Conclusion

In conclusion, Christopher Anton Knight is a talented American actor and entrepreneur who first gained fame as a child actor for his role as Peter Brady in the 1970s television series "The Brady Bunch."

He later pursued business opportunities in the computer industry, co-founding several technology companies and working as an executive in various companies. He also made appearances on other television shows and movies throughout his career and had a brief stint in professional wrestling.

He also appeared in several reality shows, the most famous one being "My Fair Brady,"[4]which documented his relationship and wedding with Adrianne Curry, a reality TV personality and model 25 years younger than him. Despite some of the struggles he faced throughout his life, Knight remains a well-known figure in popular culture and a beloved entertainment industry member.


His net worth is estimated at $10 million as of 2022.

References

  1. Lanier, J. (2021) 'the brady bunch': Christopher Knight revealed why he was 'naturally inclined' to sell computers, Outsider. Available at: https://outsider.com/entertainment/brady-bunch-christopher-knight-revealed-why-he-was-naturally-inclined-to-sell-computers/ (Accessed: January 12, 2023).

  2. Christopher Knight (actor) (2022) Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation. Available at: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christopher_Knight_(actor) (Accessed: January 12, 2023).

  3. Christopher Knight (no date) Who's Dated Who? Available at: https://www.whosdatedwho.com/dating/christopher-knight (Accessed: January 12, 2023).

  4. My Fair Brady (2005) IMDb. IMDb.com. Available at: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0475198/ (Accessed: January 12, 2023).