Andrew McCarthy Biography


Andrew McCarthy

Quick Facts of Andrew McCarthy

Birth Name: Andrew McCarthy
Date of birth:
Birth Country: United States
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Birth Sign: scorpio
Age: 55 Years
Suggest to modify

Avid pool player, Andrew McCarthy is an established actor and television director from United States. He is also a well known travel writer. He is popular for starring his role in the movies like St. Elmo's Fire, Mannequin, Weekend at Bernie's, and so on. Andrew was born as Andrew Thomas McCarthy in Westfield, New Jersey, United States of America in upper class family. He is an American and is of white ethnicity.

After having romantic love affairs with his college sweet heart Carol Schneider, Andrew got married to her on 9th of October 1999. Carol Schneider is also an actress. As a married couple, they welcomed their only child together in 2002. But this sweet married life didn't last that long as their love life, they got divorced on 19th of December 2005.

It seems like Andrew's extra affairs with Dolores Rice was the main reason that dissolved his first married life. Soon after his divorce, he began dating her and they also got married on 28th of August 2011.

Though Andrew was born in Westfield, he grew up in Bernardsville. There he attended Pingry School. He was also enrolled at Bernards High School for about a year. He began his acting career since 1983. He made his acting debut by starring the role of Jonathan Ogner in the movie, Class. Two years later, he appeared in the movies like Heaven Help Us, St. Elmo's Fire and The Beniker Gang. Then in 1986, he portrayed the role of Edwin in the TV series, Amazing Stories. His net worth is said to be around $10 million dollars.

Edit
Andrew McCarthy

Andrew McCarthy facts on timeline

Born in Westfield, New Jersey

1962 29th of November

Andrew was born as Andrew Thomas McCarthy in Westfield, New Jersey, United States of America in upper class family. He is an American and is of white ethnicity. He is five feet and nine inches tall.

Edit

Became alcohol addict

1974

When he was just 12 years old, he took the first taste of alcohol. As he grew up, he became more addicted towards alcohol. However, in 1992 he took a detoxification program and has been sober since then. He revealed this thing in 2004.

Edit

Began his acting career

1983

He began his acting career since 1983. He made his acting debut by starring the role of Jonathan Ogner in the movie, Class. Two years later, he appeared in the movies like Heaven Help Us, St. Elmo's Fire and The Beniker Gang.

Edit

Made his Broadway debut in The Boys of Winter

1985

After appearing in several movies hit movies in 1985, he also made his Broadway debut that year. He appeared in the Broadway, The Boys of Winter. Then in 1986, he portrayed the role of Edwin in the TV series, Amazing Stories.

Edit

Won Fantafestival

1987

Till now he has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and he has also won several of them. In 1987, he got nominated in Fantafestival for the first time in his life. He was also honored with this award that year.

Edit

Appeared in the movie, Weekend at Bernie's

1989

He got his rise in fame after her appeared in his debut movie Class. His fame as an actor kisses the pinnacle after he starred the role of Larry Wilson in the 1989 movie, Weekend at Bernie's.

Edit

Married to Carol Schneider

1999 9th of October

After having romantic love affairs with his college sweet heart Carol Schneider, Andrew got married to her on 9th of October 1999. Carol Schneider is also an actress. As a married couple, they also became parents once.

Edit

First child, Sam McCarthy

2002

He became father for the first time in his life in 2002. He and his ex wife, Carol Schneider welcomed their first child together after being married for about three years. Carol Schneider gave birth to a son that year and they named him Sam McCarthy.

Edit

Divorced with Carol Schneider

2005 19th of December

He got married to Carol Schneide in 1999. As a married couple, they welcomed their only child together in 2002. But this sweet married life didn't last that long as their love life, they got divorced on 19th of December 2005.

Edit

Won Sedona International Film Festival

2005

In 2005 for starring his role in the short movie, he got his one and only nomination in Sedona International Film Festival. He was kind of lucky that year as he won this award for Best Short Film.

Edit

Began dating Dolores Rice

2006

It seems like Andrew's extra affairs with Dolores Rice was the main reason that dissolved his first married life. Soon after his divorce, he began dating her. As a loving couple they also welcomed their first child together in 2006.

Edit

Second child, Willow McCarthy

2006

He became father for the second time in his life in 2006. He and his loving partner, Dolores Rice welcomed their first child together that year and that time it was a baby girl and they named her Willow McCarthy.

Edit

Married to Dolores Rice

2011 28th of August

After having romantic love affairs for several years, they decided to enter into the new stage of their love life and they got engaged in 2011. They finally got married on 28th of August 2011. At the end of 2013, the couple announced that they were expecting their third child together.

Edit

Published his first book, The Longest Way Home

2012

Besides acting, Andrew is also a well known travel writer. He also works as an editor at National Geographic Traveler magazine. As an author, he published his first book, The Longest Way Home: One Man's Quest for the Courage to Settle Down in 2012.

Edit
Add More Time line of Andrew McCarthy

Recent News

Related Biography

Recent Gossips


Related pages


catt sadler ex husbandisha sesay net worthlisa detwilerangie harmon ethnicitysimon baker net worthnatalie zea biohoward stern emilyclaudia valdezleonardo dicaprio spousedavid muir marital statuslaneyabrittney griner net worthamy reimann divorcegay masterchefdog the bounty hunter heightbob decastro biographyactor billy campbell marriedalena šeredovácourtney reaganjohn goodman daughtermatthew gublerginger zee biorussell westbrook net worthbill engvall agemicky dolenz bioaaron rodgers net worthmayim bialik ethnicitymelissa lee cnbc marriedhow tall is roland martinolivia rashelle washingtondonnie wahlberg and jenny mccarthybridget regan marriedgladys bourdainelyaz zidane fernándezvanessa villanueva chris perezadam g sevani parentsbridget regan husbandbob harper biolori pettywhat nationality is tyson beckfordjodie sweetin agetiffany amber thiessencourtney thorne-smith moviesquin snyder divorcerod stewart net worthtodd thompson fashion designerdana bash divorcemariska hargitay agetarek el moussa wikipediais laura marano marriedtrey smith biotiffany amber thiessenis sean lennon marriedrutina wesley net worthdeborah norville familyanna popplewell agewild n out cast salaryjocelyn wildenstein net worthkellie pickler marriedjoe gatto marriedis stephanie abrams pregnantgene simmons agepatricia heaton net worthsimi garewal marriage photosdarren o day wifeis dwayne johnson marriednia vardalos net worthstephen curry marriagesimon gintymike golic espn salarykim moriarityelias koteas net worthannabelle sciorrahala gorani salarypatti ann browne marriedmichael cera agewhere is krystal ball