About Thomas Gibson
Thomas Gibson net worth already amounts to $15 million and is growing pretty fast. For the performance on television series Criminal Minds the actor receives $120 thousand per episode. In addition to portraying Aaron Hotchner on this show, throughout his career Thomas has created a several memorable characters, such as Greg Montgomery on the ABC series Dharma & Greg and Daniel Nyland in series Chicago Hope.
The millionaire was born in a middle-upper class family: his mother was a social worker, while his father was a lawyer and served in the South Carolina state Senate and House. He knew that his place is somewhere in the entertainment business ever since he was a kid. However, Thomas’ first interest was not so much in acting as singing. The boy admired Louis Armstrong and kept trying to do his voice. However, pretty soon he ended up attending Theatre School. After graduation from high school the talented teenager chose the studies at College of Charleston, where he became an intern at the Alabama Shakespeare Festival. While working there Gibson was encouraged to apply for a scholarship to the prestigious Juilliard School. It took some time, but he got into the school eventually and in 1985 graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree.
Thomas Gibson net worth started to grow in 1987, as he started getting small roles on television. His first two appearances were in Leg Work and Guiding Light. But it was only in 1994 that Thomas became a series regular. That year he landed a role of Daniel Nyland on Chicago Hope, American medical drama television series set in a fictional private charity hospital in Chicago. The show was extremely successful and garnered numerous accolades, including Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series, Outstanding Individual Achievement in Directing for a Drama Series, Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series and Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Television Drama Series. As part of the cast, for the performance in Chicago hope Thomas was also nominated for Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series thrice. So not only this show has kick-started the growth of Thomas Gibson net worth, it has also earned him critical acclaim.
As for the day, Thomas’ main job is to portray Aaron Hotchner on American police procedural television series Criminal Minds. Although at first the conception of the series was as a procedural, it has changed over time. As Thomas said in one of his interviews: “I think the execution of the show has been something different. The whole procedural form seems to be that we don’t really know who these people are. We only seeing them doing. We don’t see them being.“ The actor really loves the current concept of the show, thus it is safe to say that Criminal Minds is not only increasing Thomas Gibson net worth, but also bringing him joy.