Zach Galligan is an American actor who garnered a lot of fame after appearing in many television series like 7th Heaven and Law & Order: Criminal Intent.
|Born Name||Zachary Wolfe Galligan|
|Birth Place||New York City, New York, U.S.|
|Height||5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m)|
|Wife||Ling Ingerick (2005-2010)|
|Age||57 years old|
|Parents||Carol Jean, Arthur John Galligan|
Zach spent over four decades on the entertainment industry, thanks to which he has become a role model for many newcomers. Wanna know more about his personal and professional life? Then let’s find out!!!
Zach Galligan’s Net Worth From His Four Decades Showbiz Career
Zach Galligan possesses a net worth of $500,000. He garnered the estimated fortune from his career as a television and film actor. On average, actors earn over $49,923 per year.
Galligan debuted in films after starring in the 1984 American comedy horror film called Gremlins. Since then, he appered in various films like Nothing Lasts Forever, Waxwork, Mortal Passions, Jack Falls, and Hatchet 3. Until now, he worked along with many popular actors like Annabella Sciorra, Eric Bogosian, and Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio.
The 55-year-old actor also appered in various television series in his career. He first started with the 1983 series called Jacobo Timerman Prisoner Without a Name, Cell Without a Numer. After that, he performed in various hit television series like Melrose Place, Star Trek: Voyager, and 7th Heaven.
The Hatchet 3 star as of now is busy working in his upcoming films and television series like Evil Little Things, Preacher Six, To Avenge, and Slay Utterly. Further, his film Evil Little Things will premiere at the end of 2019.
Worked as Billy Peltzer in the film Gremlins
Galligan started his film career with the film Gremlins. He portrayed the role of Billy Peltzer who is the son of a struggling inventor, Randall Peltzer. Furthermore, the movie revolves around Billy and his gifted pet Mogwai.
The film was one of the greatest successes of the Warner Bros production which garnered $153.1 million at the box office. The film was directed by Joe Dante.
Is Zach Galligan Married?
Zach is happily single as of 2019. The actor is out of any dating relationship and seems focused on his career.
Zach, however, was previously married to the love of his life, Ling Ingerick. The pair shared the wedding vows on the 25th of September of 2005 at the Yale Club in New York.
The couple stayed together for nearly five years. However, they officially divorced in 2010.
Family Life of Zach Galligan
Zach Galligan was born in New York City to his parents Carol Jean and Arthur John Galligan. His mother, Carol, is a psychologist, whereas his father, Arthur, was a lawyer. He grew up alongside his sister Jessica Galligan. He was three years old when his parents divorced.
|1984||Nothing Lasts Forever||Adam Beckett|
|1990||Gremlins 2: The New Batch||Billy Peltzer|
|1992||Round Trip To Heaven||Steve|
|1992||Waxwork II: Lost in Time||Mark Loftmore|
|1993||Warlock: The Armageddon||Douglas|
|1993||All Tied Up||Brian Hartley|
|1994||Caroline at Midnight||Jerry Hiatt|
|1995||Cyborg 3: The Recycler||Evans|
|1997||Prince Valiant||Sir Kay|
|1997||The First to Go||Adam Curtis|
|1999||The Storytellers||Greer Sandler|
|2000||Little Insects||King Foptop|
|2000||Raw Nerve||Ethan Lang||released in Japan as Random Shots|
|2000||G-Men from Hell||Dalton|
|2001||The Tomorrow Man||Spence|
|2001||What They Wanted, What They Got||Pete Drake|
|2005||Legion of the Dead||Dr. Swatek|
|2007||Let Them Chirp Awhile||Hart Carlton|
|2010||Jack Falls||American Guy|
|2013||Hatchet III||Sheriff Fowler|
|2019||Madness in the Method||Zach/Director|
|1983||Jacobo Timerman: Prisoner Without a Name, Cell Without a Number||Hector Timerman||Television movie (NBC)|
|1985||Surviving: A Family in Crisis||Rick Brogan||Television movie (ABC)|
|1987–1989||The Lawrenceville Stories||William “Hickey” Hicks||TV Mini-Series, All 3 Episodes|
|1992||Melrose Place||Rick Danworth||Episode: “For Love or Money”|
|1992||Tales from the Crypt||David and Rick||Episode: “Strung Along”|
|1993||For Love and Glory||Thomas Doyle||Unsold television pilot|
|1996||Pacific Blue||Ron Jeffries||Episode: “Takedown”|
|1997||Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman||Chester Barnes||Episode: “Homecoming”|
|1998||Love Boat: The Next Wave||Bill Chase||Episode: “Reunion”|
|1998||Star Trek: Voyager||Ensign David Gentry||Episode: “In the Flesh”|
|1998||The Net||Aaron Mitchelson||Episode: “Diamonds Aren’t Forever”|
|1999||Chicken Soup for the Soul||Young Man||Episode: “My Convertible”|
|1999||Arthur’s Quest||King Pendragon||Television film|
|2001||7th Heaven||Dr. Kent||Episode: “Worked“|
|2003||Law & Order: Criminal Intent||Eddie Malloy||Episode: “Happy Family“|
|2018||The Keith & Paddy Picture Show||as Himself||Episode: “Gremlins“|
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Quick Facts: Zach Galligan
- Zach Galligan graduated from Columbia University.
- Apart from acting, he also writes screenplays.
- His first professional work was on a soap opera, Another World.
- He teaches auditioning/acting class at Stonestreet Studios.
- In an interview, he shared an NYU film student e-mailed the script of the film Let Them Chirp Awhile.
- VH1 named Zach as the 45th greatest teen star of all time.
- He loves England and English culture.
- He was rejected over 98 times out of 100 while trying to get a role.
- Zach did all of his stunts on Waxwork II: Lost In Time.