Jason Mewes Net Worth is $5 Million (as of 2020)
It has been announced that the total size of Jason Mewes net worth is as high as 5 million dollars, as of right now. Jason Mewes has earned his high net worth because of his career as an actor. In addition to his appearances in TV productions and movies, he is also known for his work behind the scenes in this industry, as he is also a film producer. Thus, this work has also made him more popular in the industry and increased the total sum of Jason Mewes net worth.
|Net Worth:||$5 Million|
|Age:||48 years old|
|Height:||6 ft (1.83 m)|
|Date of birth:||Jun 12, 1974|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Occupation:||Actor, Radio personality, Film Producer, Television producer|
Jason Mewes was born in 1974 in Highlands, New Jersey and his full birth name is Jason Edward Mewes. When he was studying in high school, he was good friends with Kevin Smith, who later established his name as a successful filmmaker. In 1994, he appeared in a movie made by Kevin Smith, called “Clerks”, where he got the part of Jay. The movie became a huge success and as a result, it also made Kevin Smith as well as Jason Mewes popular. Jason Mewes has also appeared in the sequel of the film, called “Clerks II”.
Jason Mewes has starred in many other productions, including “Mallrats”, “Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back”, “Dogma” and “Chasing Amy”. Thus, these productions have also added up a lot of revenues to the total amount of Jason Mewes net worth. Jason Mewes has also appeared in some productions together with Kevin Smith, such as “Bottoms Up” and “Scream 3”. In 1998, Kevin Smith directed a lot of Nike commercials, in which Jason Mewes appeared. Also, Jason Mewes became more famous when he was chosen to appear in the Canadian TV show called “Degrassi: The Next Generation”. Also, he had a part in “Todd and the Book of Pure Evil”. These appearances also led to an increase in Jason Mewes net worth.
Jason Mewes can be remembered from a horror film called “Breath of Hate”, after which he appeared in the production made by Kevin Smith again called “Zack and Miri Make a Porno”. Thus, they continued their good friendship throughout their careers in the industry, as well.
Starting in his twenties, Jason Mewes also became known because of his addiction to drugs. In 1997, he was accepted to rehab to treat his addiction to heroin. In 2002 his mother passed away when she was diagnosed with AIDS. Thus, he has suffered some unfortunate events in his life, too.