Curtis Armstrong is an American actor who has worked in the entertainment industry since 1983 and has starred in a number of films and television series. He is well recognized for his appearances in Risky Business as Miles Dalby, Revenge of the Nerds as Booger, and Ray as Ahmet Ertegun in multiple films. Armstrong has starred in television shows such as Moonlighting and The Secret Diary of Desmond Pfeiffer, among others. He’s also lent his voice to a variety of TV shows, and as of 2018, he’s one of the characters in American Dad!, an American adult animated sitcom.
Armstrong has been married to Elaine Aronson since the 1990s, and they have a daughter, Lily Armstrong (born 1996).
Curtis Armstrong’s Childhood and Education
Curtis Armstrong was born in Detroit, Michigan, on November 27, 1953. Robert Leroy Armstrong was born to Norma E., an Italian (Abruzzese) teacher, and Robert Leroy Armstrong.
Armstrong earned his high school diploma from Berkley High School in Berkley, Michigan, in 1972. He subsequently moved to Rochester, Michigan, to attend Oakland University.
Armstrong also studied at the Academy of Dramatic Arts in Pontiac, Michigan. Armstrong aspired to be a journalist before he became interested in acting.
Curtis Armstrong’s Professional Life
Curtis Armstrong was a well-known actor who appeared in a number of films and television series. He worked in theater for years before starring as Tom Cruise’s best buddy in Risky Business, an American romantic comedy film released in 1983.
Armstrong played Dudley Dawson in the American comedy film Revenge of the Nerds, starring Robert Carradine and Anthony Edwards, the next year. After that, he appeared in films such as Better Off Dead, Bad Medicine, and One Crazy Summer.
From 1986 until 1989, Armstrong made his first appearances in the American comedy-drama television series Moonlighting as Herbert Quentin Viola. Along with Cybill Shepherd, Bruce Willis, and Allyce Beasley, he was cast in the film.
Armstrong also appeared in a number of TV shows, including The Terrible Thunderlizards, The Buzz on Maggie, The Emperor’s New School, and Robot and Monster. In the American Flash animated television series Dan Vs. the World, he also voiced the protagonist character, Dan.
Among his other credits are Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise (1987), Revenge of the Nerds III: The Next Generation (1992), Revenge of the Nerds IV: Nerds in Love (1994), My Dinner with Jimi (2003), and National Lampoon’s Pucked (2006).
He also appeared in The Secret Diary of Desmond Pfeiffer, The Amanda Show, Grey’s Anatomy, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Hot in Cleveland, and Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero, among other TV shows.
Curtis Armstrong has been the voice of Snot in the American adult animated sitcom American Dad! since 2018. Barbie, an American-Canadian computer-generated and motion capture film, is Armstrong’s next project. The film is set to hit theaters in 2020.
Curtis Armstrong’s net worth is estimated to be in the millions of dollars.
Curtis Armstrong’s net worth is estimated to be $2.5 million. His acting career is his primary source of income. He appeared in a number of popular films, including:
|Movie||Role||Budget||Box-office collection||IMDB rating||Cast Member|
|Risky Business (1983)||Miles Dalby||$6.2 million||$63.5 million||6.8||Tom Cruise|
Rebecca De Mornay
|Revenge of the Nerds (1984)||Dudley “Booger” Dawson||$6 million||$6o.4 million||6.6||Robert Carradine|
|Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise (1987)||Dudley “Booger” Dawson||$10 million||$30.1 million||5||Robert Carradine|
|DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story (2004)||Mr. Ralph||$20 million||$167.7 million||6.7||Vince Vaughn|
|Ray (2004)||Ahmet Ertegun||$40 million||$124.7 million||7.7||Jamie Foxx|
|Akeelah and the Bee (2006)||Mr. Welch||$6-8 million||$19 million||7.4||Laurence Fishburne|
|Smokin’ Aces (2007)||Mecklen||$17 million||$57.3 million (Worldwide)|
$35.9 million (Domestic DVD Sales)
$93.2 million (Net Gross)
|Sparkle (2012)||Max||$14 million||$24 million||5.7||Jordin Sparks|
|Planes: Fire & Rescue (2014)||Maru (voice)||$50 million||$151.4 million||6||Dane Cook|
The Personal Life of Curtis Armstrong
Curtis Armstrong is married to Elaine Aronson, a screenwriter best known for her film Saved by the Bell: Wedding in Las Vegas. In the presence of close relatives and friends, the couple married on January 2, 1994.
.They’ve been married for more than two decades and are still together, with considerably more love and respect for one other. Lily Armstrong, the couple’s daughter, was born in 1966.
A Plum Assignment: Discourses on P. G. Wodehouse and His World (2018) and Revenge of the Nerd: Or… The Singular Adventures of the Man Who Would Be Booger (2018) are two of Armstrong’s books (2017).
|Date of Birth:||1953, November-27|
|Age:||68 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 Feet 3 Inch|
|Birth Name||Curtis Armstrong|
|Birth Place/City||Detroit,�Michigan, U.S|
|Net Worth||$2.5 million|
|Education||Berkley High School, Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan, Academy of Dramatic Arts, in Pontiac, Michigan, United States|
|Books||Revenge of the Nerd: Or . . . The Singular Adventures of the Man Who Would Be Booger, A Plum Assignment: Discourses on P. G. Wodehouse and His World|