Who is Michael Boxleitner? Know about his philanthropy, parents, net worth, biography
Michael Boxleitner is a young actor who is known for working in Guest Artist and Necroland. He is also a celebrity child renowned as the son of Bruce Boxleitner and Melissa Gilbert. Apart from acting, he is also a painter and pianist.
Michael Boxleitner on suicide prevention
Michael Boxleitner had kept his life private but did not miss an opportunity for philanthropy. For his birthday in 2019, he announced on Facebook a fundraiser for National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. He wrote,
“For my birthday this year, I’m asking for donations to National Suicide Prevention Lifeline ‘1-800-273-TALK (8255)’. I’ve chosen this nonprofit because their mission means a lot to me, and I hope you’ll consider contributing as a way to celebrate with me. Every little bit will help me reach my goal. I’ve included information about National Suicide Prevention Lifeline ‘1-800-273-TALK (8255)’ below.”
Who are the parents of Michael Boxleitner?
Michael Boxleitner is the son of Bruce Boxleitner and Melissa Gilbert born in 1995. Melissa and Bruce named Michael after their son Landon who died of pancreatic cancer on 1st July 1991. Her father Bruce is an American actor and writer of science fiction and suspense writer. He has worked in TV series like Prop Culture, When Calls the Heart, NCIS, Cedar Cove, Tron: Uprising, GCB, Chaos, and more.
Similarly, his mother Melissa Gilbert is an American actress, TV director, producer, and politician. His parents divorced in 2011 after 16 years of married life. They cited ‘irreconcilable differences’ as the reason for their divorce. They said,
“We have loved each other for a very long time. And we share four incredible sons together.”
What is the net worth of Michael Boxleitner?
Michael Boxleitner has an estimated net worth of $100 thousand. He shares the net worth of his father Bruce Boxleitner which is around $3 million. He has worked in films like Sixpack Annie, The Baltimore Bullet, Tron, Breakaway, Kuffs, The Babe, Gods and Generals, Brilliant, and more. His television film work are in Roux the Day: A Gourmet Detective Mystery, Gourmet Detective: Eat, Drink, and Be Buried, Love’s Everlasting Courage, Lego Atlantis: The Movie, and more.
Likewise, his wife Melissa Gilbert has a net worth of $500 thousand. She has worked in films and TV series like The Reluctant Astronaut, Nutcracker Fantasy, Sylvester, Drug Free Kids: A Parent’s Guide, Safe Harbour, The Dean Martin Comedy Hour, Gunsmoke, Tenafly, Little House on the Prairie, and more.
Melissa and Bruce had a house in Calabasas, California. They have already sold the house.
Short bio on Bruce Boxleitner
American Bruce Boxleitner is Universe Reader’s Choice Award-winning actor. Boxleitner is well-known as the leading face of the TV series including How the West Was Won and Scarecrow and Mrs. King.
Last, in 2020, he appeared in the TV series, Space Command as General Joe Haldeman.Read more bio…