Charles Martin Smith Net Worth

Do you want to know how much Charles Martin Smith is worth? We have the answer for you! First off, let’s get familiar with the person in question, shall we? He is an actor from American. He was born in unknown, on unknown in to the family of Frank Smith and unknown. His talents and gifts as an actor soon became apparent and a promising career path was laid out right before him. It is also worth noting that he attended Grover Cleveland High School, Reseda, California, California State University, Northridge and earned the Nicknames of unknown throughout his studies and working career. He stands at 5′ 5″ (1.65 m) in terms of height. Starring in multiple hit movies or TV shows, Charles Martin Smith has earned global recognition as well as amassing a fortune. In his career Charles Martin Smith has earned a lot of money and now has a total Net worth valued at $1.5 Million.

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Born in Van Nuys, California, Smith is the son of Frank Smith, a film animator and cartoonist. His father worked in a French animation studio, which led his family to live in Paris for three years when he was a child. He later attended Grover Cleveland High School, in Reseda, California and received his degree in Theatre from the California State University, Northridge.

Smith’s career in acting started when he was discovered by a talent agent during his performance in “Man of La Mancha”, at a school play. This led to his first television appearance in 1971 in the show “The Brady Bunch”. After a year working as an actor, in 1972, he then got to act in his first film, in the movie “The Culpepper Cattle Co”.

One of the highlights of his career soon followed, when Smith starred in the movie “American Graffiti” in 1973. His performance as Terry “The Toad” Fields gained him much recognition that led to more opportunities. His early years in Hollywood both helped his career and net worth.

Smith’s career continued to flourish in the late ‘70s and the ‘80s. During this time he starred in the films “The Buddy Holly Story”, “Herbie Goes Bananas”, “More American Graffiti”, “The Untouchables”, and “Never Cry Wolf” which gained him much recognition for his performance.

During the mid-‘80s, Smith also started his career in directing. His directorial debut came in the movie “Trick or Treat” in 1986, and was soon followed by film “Fifty/Fifty” in 1992, in which he also acted. In 1995, he also became one of the directors for the television series “Space: Above and Beyond”, and an episode called “Welcome to the Hellmouth” which later on became the successful series “Buffy the Vampire Slayer”.

Other films that he directed included the film “Air Bud”, and two TV miniseries entitled “Roughing It”, and “Icon” that aired on Hallmark. While living in Canada, he also worked in the Canadian television show “DaVinci’s Inquest”.

In 2003, Smith’s directorial work received considerable praise for his movie “The Snow Walker” – based on the work of author Farley Mowat, he shot the film in the Arctic, and it gained him nine Genie Awards in return.

Today, Smith is still active in acting and directing. Some of his more recent works have included the 2011 film “Dolphin Tale”, and its sequel “Dolphin Tale 2” in 2014.

In terms of his personal life, Smith was married to actress Ursula Martin but the relationship ended in divorce. They have one child.

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  • Full Name: Charles Martin Smith
  • Net Worth: $1.5 Million
  • Date Of Birth: October 30, 1953
  • Place Of Birth: Van Nuys, California, USA
  • Height: 5′ 5″ (1.65 m)
  • Profession: Actor, Director, Writer
  • Education: Grover Cleveland High School, Reseda, California, California State University, Northridge
  • Nationality: American
  • Spouse: Ursula Martin (div.)
  • Parents: Frank Smith
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  • Awards: Audience Award – Best Feature (2004, Method Fest), Palm Beach International Film Festival – Best Director (2008), Victoria Independent Film & Video Festival, Canada – Audience Favourite – Best Film (2009)
  • Nominations: Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television Award for Best Screenplay (2004), BAFTA Scotland Award (2008), Leo Awards (2016, 2009), Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series (2005), Genie Award for Best Achievement in Direction (2004)
  • Movies: “The Snow Walker” (2003), “Dolphin Tale” (2011), “Dolphin Tale” 2 (2014), “The Last Casino” (2004), “American Graffiti”, “The Untouchables” (1993), “Never Cry Wolf” (1983), “Deep Impact” (1998)
  • TV Shows: “The Twilight Zone” (TV series, 1985), “Psych” (2010), “Leverage” (2009), “Da Vinci’s City Hall” (2006-2006), “Family Law” (2000-2001), “The Woody Woodpecker Show” (1999), “The Ray Bradbury Theatre” (1986-1989)


  • [on ‘Dolphin Tale’] A lot of this is far-fetched kid fantasy. But I wanted to bring an element of magic to it, and let us enter this kids’ world where things were a little scary and magical at the same time. I think people talk down to kids too much. I think kids’ movies can be great and carry the (weight) and (pathos) of an adult drama. They tend to get short shrift, but the kids are smarter than we give them credit for.
  • I intend to do things of artistic integrity. I grew up thinking that every movie should be The Graduate (1967). I don’t want to do something just because it might be commercially popular–it’s more important to do something that has meaning.


  • Cousin of Sheryl Ann Smith.
  • Nephew of Paul J. Smith and Hank Smith.
  • Attended Cal State Northridge.
  • Plays piano, guitar and enjoys writing songs.
  • Attended Grover Cleveland High School with fellow classmate Morgan Brittany (Suzanne Cupito at the time), They performed in school musicals and dramas such as “The Crucible”, “The Pajama Game”, “Look Homeward, Angel” and others. They were both strong performers for the school and went on to achieve fame.
  • Is also an accomplished musician/songwriter, director of stage plays and screenwriter.
  • Lived for three years in Paris, France, as a youth where his film cartoonist and animator father Frank Smith managed the English-language branch of a French animation studio.
  • Son of Frank Smith.
  • 1970 – Was discovered by talent agent while appearing as “Sancho Panza” in high school production of “Man of La Mancha”.
  • 1970 – Graduate of Grover Cleveland High School, Reseda, California.


Title Year Status Character
Motive 2015 TV Series Rick Wyatt
Dolphin Tale 2 2014 George Hughes
Psych 2010 TV Series Roy Kessler
Fringe 2009 TV Series Sheriff Golightly
Leverage 2009 TV Series Glenn Leary
Jack and Jill vs. the World 2008 Carlin
Lucky You 2007 Roy Durucher
Drive 2007 TV Series Mr. Bright
Still Small Voices 2007 Burton Hayes (as Charles Martin-Smith)
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 2006 TV Series Sheriff Bartley
Da Vinci’s City Hall 2005-2006 TV Series Joe Friedland
Mike Franklin
The Triangle 2005 TV Mini-Series Captain Jay
Left Behind III: World at War 2005 Vice President John Mallory
Icon 2005 TV Movie Doctor
The Last Casino 2004 TV Movie Barnes
Kingdom Hospital 2004 TV Series Earl Swinton
Touching Wild Horses 2002 Charles Thurston
Dead Heat 2002 Morty
Roughing It 2002 TV Movie Platt
Ally McBeal 2001 TV Series Mayor Horn
Family Law 2000-2001 TV Series Mr. Chilton
Here’s to Life! 2000 Ned
The Apartment Complex 1999 TV Movie Gary Glumley
P.T. Barnum 1999 TV Movie Beach
Streets of Laredo 1999 TV Mini-Series Ned Brookshire
Neil Brookshire
The New Woody Woodpecker Show 1999 TV Series Marty
Hoods 1998 Gun Dealer (uncredited)
Deep Impact 1998 Dr. Marcus Wolf (uncredited)
Blackout Effect 1998 TV Movie Henry Drake
Dead Silence 1997 TV Movie Roland W. Marks
Goosebumps: Escape from Horrorland 1996 Video Game Renfield (voice)
Wedding Bell Blues 1996 Oliver Napier
The Beast 1996 TV Mini-Series Schuyler Graves
The Final Cut 1996 Capt. Weldon Mamet
Brothers’ Destiny 1995 TV Movie Merriman
Take Out the Beast 1995 TV Short The biorobot
Perfect Alibi 1995 Franklin Dupard
The X-Files 1995 TV Series Dr. Osbourne
The Outer Limits 1995 TV Series Spencer Deighton
Speechless 1994 Kratz
Northern Exposure 1994 TV Series Roger Brewster (Satan)
Roswell 1994 TV Movie Sheriff Wilcox
I Love Trouble 1994 Rick Medwick
L.A. Law 1994 TV Series Dale Hardy
Picket Fences 1993 TV Series Lyman Pike
Tales from the Crypt 1993 TV Series Colin
The Untouchables 1993 TV Series Special Prosecutor Thomas Dewey
Partners 1993 TV Short ‘Grave Squad’ Lawyer
And the Band Played On 1993 TV Movie Dr. Harold Jaffe
Fifty/Fifty 1992 Martin Sprue
Boris and Natasha 1992 TV Movie Hotel Clerk
Deep Cover 1992 Carver
The Hot Spot 1990 Lon Gulick
The Ray Bradbury Theater 1986-1989 TV Series Hugh Fortnum / Douglas Rogers
The Experts 1989 Mr. Smith
The Untouchables 1987 Agent Oscar Wallace
Trick or Treat 1986 Mr. Wimbley
The Twilight Zone 1985 TV Series Dr. Dennis Barrows (segment “The Beacon”)
Starman 1984 Mark Shermin
Never Cry Wolf 1983 Farley Mowat / Tyler
Gabe and Walker 1981 TV Movie Gabe Peterson
Herbie Goes Bananas 1980 D.J.
When the Whistle Blows 1980 TV Series Jimmy
More American Graffiti 1979 Terry the Toad
A Dog’s Life 1979 TV Movie Tucker
Cotton Candy 1978 TV Movie George Smalley
The Buddy Holly Story 1978 Ray Bob
The Hazing 1977 Barney (as Charlie Martin Smith)
The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams 1977 TV Series Theodore ‘Teddy’ Roosevelt
Baretta 1976 TV Series Harold
Law of the Land 1976 TV Movie Dudley (as Charlie Martin Smith)
No Deposit, No Return 1976 Longnecker (as Charlie Martin Smith)
Rafferty and the Gold Dust Twins 1975 Alan Boone (as Charlie Martin Smith)
Lucas Tanner 1975 TV Series Rod Jernigan
Petrocelli 1974 TV Series Frankie
The Rookies 1974 TV Series Bobby Lewis
The Spikes Gang 1974 Tod (as Charlie Martin Smith)
The Streets of San Francisco 1974 TV Series Russell Jamison
Chase 1973 TV Series Little Bits
Love, American Style 1973 TV Series Julius (segment “Love and the Time Machine”)
American Graffiti 1973 Terry (as Charlie Martin Smith)
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid 1973 Bowdre (as Charlie Martin Smith)
Go Ask Alice 1973 TV Movie Jim (as Charlie Martin Smith)
Room 222 1972 TV Series Paul Harris (Harpo)
Fuzz 1972 Baby (as Charlie Martin Smith)
The Culpepper Cattle Co. 1972 Tim Slater (as Charlie Martin Smith)
Monty Nash 1971 TV Series Bellhop
The Brady Bunch 1971 TV Series Ronnie
Title Year Status Character
Motive 2013-2016 TV Series 3 episodes
Dolphin Tale 2 2014
Dolphin Tale 2011
Stone of Destiny 2008
Intelligence 2006 TV Series 1 episode
Da Vinci’s City Hall 2005-2006 TV Series 3 episodes
Icon 2005 TV Movie
Da Vinci’s Inquest 2004 TV Series 1 episode
The Snow Walker 2003
Roughing It 2002 TV Movie
Air Bud 1997
Buffy the Vampire Slayer 1997 TV Series 1 episode
Space: Above and Beyond 1995-1996 TV Series 3 episodes
Fifty/Fifty 1992
Boris and Natasha 1992 TV Movie
Trick or Treat 1986
Title Year Status Character
Dolphin Tale 2 2014 written by
Stone of Destiny 2008 written by
The Clinic 2004 TV Movie written by
The Snow Walker 2003 written by
Never Cry Wolf 1983 narration written by – as C.M. Smith
Title Year Status Character
Stone of Destiny 2008 executive producer
The Clinic 2004 TV Movie executive producer
Dead Heat 2002 executive producer
Here’s to Life! 2000 executive producer
Music Department
Title Year Status Character
Cotton Candy 1978 TV Movie composer: songs
Title Year Status Character
Empire of Dreams: The Story of the ‘Star Wars’ Trilogy 2004 Video documentary special thanks
Hoods 1998 thanks
Mergers & Acquisitions 1989 Short thanks
Title Year Status Character
Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition 2014 TV Series Himself
Made in Hollywood 2011-2014 TV Series Himself
1st Look 2011 TV Series Himself – Interviewee
The 11th Annual Leo Awards 2009 TV Special Himself – Nominee: Best Feature length Drama, Nominee: Best Direction in a Feature Length Drama, Best Screenwriting in a Feature Length Drama
The Immortal Beaver 2008 TV Movie documentary Tyler
Movies That Shook the World 2005 TV Series documentary Himself
The Untouchables: Production Stories 2004 Video documentary short Himself
The Untouchables: Re-Inventing the Genre 2004 Video documentary short Himself
The Untouchables: The Classic 2004 Video documentary short Himself
Make the Movie Live the Movie 2004 TV Movie documentary Himself
The Making of ‘American Graffiti’ 1998 TV Movie documentary Himself
Guns of the Civil War 1993 TV Movie documentary Hosted
The Making of ‘Never Cry Wolf’ 1983 TV Movie documentary Himself
Good Morning America 1979 TV Series Himself
Archive Footage
Title Year Status Character
The Untouchables: The Script, the Cast 2004 Video documentary short Himself
Walt Disney’s Wonderful World of Color 1982 TV Series Detective Longnecker


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