Who is Victoria Spader?
Born Victoria Elizabeth Kheel on the 1st of June 1959, Victoria Spader is an American set designer, who became known for her work in the movies “Sex, Lies, and Videotape” and “Jack’s Back.” She is also well-known as the former wife of actor James Spader.
Victoria Spader’s Early Life and Career
Victoria was born in Rochester, New York State, and is the daughter of Lee and Julian Kheel. Her mother is an actress who appeared in the movie “Jersey Guy”, her father, on the other hand, worked as a sound mixer and was involved in the series “G Word.” Unfortunately, nothing more is known about her early life, education and family history.
In terms of her career, Spader also worked in the film industry just like her parents. She is known as a set designer, and as such has worked on the sets of the movies “Sex, Lies, and Videotape” as well as “Jack’s Back”, which has certainly helped in her net worth.
Victoria Spader’s Body Measurement
In terms of her body measurement, Spader is 5ft 4ins (1.63 m) tall, but her weight and vital statistics are unknown. She has dark brown hair color.
Victoria Spader’s Net Worth
As of late 2018 and based on authoritative sources, Spader’s net worth is reported to be over $2 million, acquired from her years working in the film industry as a set designer.
Victoria Spader’s Personal Life
In terms of her personal life, Spader is currently single, but was married to actor James Spader. The two met in a yoga studio back in the ‘80s, where James used to be a teacher. In 1987 they decided to marry, and were later on blessed with two children: Sebastian and Elijah. Their son was born in 1989, and is now a director and producer who has worked on films such as “Machete”, “First Kiss”, and “Slice.” Elijah was born in 1992, and is now an actor and writer, and has worked on the short film called “Roll for Initiative”, and the television series “Nailed It.”
Sadly after almost two decades of being married, Victoria and James decided to divorce in 2004.
Victoria Spader’s Ex-Husband
Spader’s ex-husband is Hollywood actor, James Spader, well-known for his roles in the movies “Sex, Lies, and Videotapes”, “Stargate”, and “Secretary.” James was born on the 7th of February, 1960, in Boston, Massachusetts, the son and youngest of three children of Jean Fraser and Stoddard Greenwood Spader who are both teachers. He attended several private schools during his younger years, such as The Pike School where his mother was an art teacher. He also spent some time at Brooks School, where his father also taught. He later transferred to Phillips Academy but decided to drop out when he was 17 to move to New York and become an actor.
Once in New York, James worked various jobs to support himself, including teaching yoga, as a bartender, meat truck driver, stable boy, and loading railroad cars.
Eventually James found work as an actor, and debuted in the film “Endless Love” in 1981. It was soon followed by “Tuff Tuff”, and eventually his big career break in “Pretty in Pink” in 1986. Other films that he appeared in included “Mannequin”, “Less Than Zero”, “Baby Boom” and “Wall Street”.
In 1989 James had another breakthrough when he starred in the film “Sex, Lies, and Videotape.” His role in the film as a sexual voyeur made way for him to become known as the actor who plays eccentric, out-of-the-box characters. His subsequent films have included ”White Palace”, “True Colors”, “The Music of Chance” and “Stargate.” He also made waves when he starred in the erotic romantic film “Secretary” with Maggie Gyllenhaal. Some of his most recent works in film include “Lincoln”, “The Homesman” and providing the voice and motion capture for Ultron in the Marvel movie “Avengers: Age of Ultron.”
Aside from a successful career in film, James has also thrived in the world of television. From 2004 to 2008, he starred as Alan Shore in the series “Boston Legal,” later reprising the role in the spin-off “The Practice”, with his performance earning him multiple Emmy Awards.
James also joined the cast of the sitcom “The Office” in its seventh season. He is currently starring in “The Blacklist”, in the role of Raymond Reddington.
In terms of his personal life, since his divorce from Spader, James has been with actress Leslie Stefanson, and they have a son named Nathaneal, born in 2008.