Michael Cera Net Worth: Movies & Music

The well-known Canadian actor, comedian, singer, and songwriter, Michael Cera, has a net worth of a staggering  $20 million as of 2024.

Michael Austin Cera is a Canadian actor, singer, comedian, and songwriter.

As a child actor, he began his acting career portraying young Chuck Barris in “Confessions of a Dangerous Mind.”

He is most famous for his character of George Michael Bluth in ‘Arrested Development,’ a sitcom series.

However, he started his career by voicing the character of brother Bear on a children’s television show, “Berenstain Bears.”

Michael Cera started acting at a young age when he made his television debut in an unpaid commercial for the Canadian fast-food chain Tim Hortons.

As a result, he got more commercials as well as roles in children’s shows.

Cera has had numerous roles in American television shows like “Arrested Development,” “Superbad” (which was super good), “Juno,” “Scott Pilgrim vs. the World,” and many more.

Michael Cera's profile image.
Michael Cera’s profile image.

In 2005 he won his first award for Best Actor at the San Gio Festival in Verona, Italy, for the short film Darling Darling.

Moreover, for both his films Superbad and Juno that year, Cera won the Breakthrough Artist in the Austin Film Critics Association Awards.

Aside from acting, Cera has worked on an album named ‘True That.’

He is also a part of a band named The Long Goodbye and has performed alongside Clark Duke.

He has also been part of the rock band Mister Heavenly as a touring bass player.

In short, Cera is a young and talented personality, and his wide expressive eyes, remarkable acting skills, and fantastic voice are enough to make the audience love him.

Cera is immensely popular for his sensitive and slightly nerdy character on-screen.

Quick Facts

So, let’s get to know Michael Cera a little better, starting with some basic facts about him.

Name Michael Austin Cera
Birthplace  Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Birthdate June 7, 1988
Age 35 years old
Nationality  Canadian
Ethnicity  White
Religion  Christian
Father’s Name  Luigi Cera
Mother’s Name  Linda
Siblings  Jordan and Molly
School Heart Lake Secondary School
College N/A
Profession Actor, producer, comedian, singer
Nickname Michael Cera
Height In Centimetres – 174 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 8″
Weight  In Kilograms – 70 Kg
In Pounds – 154 lbs
Hair Color Light brown
Eye Color Light Brown
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Net worth  $20 million
Sexual Orientation  Straight
Marital status Married
Girlfriend N/A
Children N/A
Social Media  Instagram, Twitter, Wikipedia
 Last Update February, 2024

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Michael Cera: Net Worth and Income

A Canadian actor, musician, and producer, Michael Cera, has a net worth of $20 Million as of 2024.

Michael Cera makes the most of his fortune through his voice in different television shows and films.

Cera started his career at a very early age and has been very successful in his career.

Michael Cera has contributed both in the acting and music field, which has led him to amass a net worth of 20 million dollars.

However, it is believed that his music career has not been as prolific as his acting career.

Michael Cera received high earnings from his roles on many commercially successful and popular TV series and films.

Cera has acted in around 33 movies so far.

The list of his popular movies includes “Scott Pilgrim vs. the World,” “Superbad,” “Juno,” “This is the End,” “Youth in Revolt,” and “The Lego Batman Movie.”

The film “Superbad,” which launched his career, grossed a total of $169,871,719 worldwide.

Cera has also released some albums and earned some royalty from that too.

His album, “True That,” released on August 8, 2014, also contributed to his total net worth.

Although his earning is massive, the information about his exact income from movies and series has not been specified.

Michael Cera does not seem to be regularly active on social media.

Neither does Cera seem to have an official Youtube channel.

However, information about him is fed to his followers through an Instagram account named ‘michaelcerasource.’

Michael Cera: Net Worth in Different Currencies

Currency Net Worth
Euro € 17,090,160
Pound Sterling £ 14,586,280
Australian Dollar A$ 27,459,400
Canadian Dollar C$ 25,287,740
Indian Rupee ₹ 1,47,69,32,000
BitCoin ฿ 463

Michael Cera: House And Cars


Michael Cera does not seem to prefer the movie star mansion lifestyle.

But, he did earn a couple of real estate headlines for acquiring an impressive residence in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn in 2019.

Cera paid 2.4 million for a four-bedroom townhouse which dates way back to 1899.

The house still retains some of its old design, including wide plank floors, marble mantles, and mahogany staircase railing and banister.

Brooklyn townhouse
Brooklyn townhouse

Michael Cera is not the one to be flashy in real life.

Although Michael Cera is capable of having a flashy life with his immense net worth, he chooses laidback homes where luxury definitely exists but is understated.


When it comes to cars, Michael Cera loves his Toyota Corolla S. He doesn’t seem to want to replace the car.

He doesn’t spend much on cars, and he absolutely loves to drive Toyota Corolla, which he also mentioned in his Twitter bio.

More information about this other car is not available.

Michael Cera's Toyota Corolla S
Michael Cera’s Toyota Corolla S

Michael Cera: Lifestyle


Michael Cera likes to play guitar when he’s free, and according to Ellen page, his Juno co-star(2007), he’s “very good at it.” He also likes to rap.

Cera splits his time between Brooklyn, New York, and with his family at home in Brampton.

Cera has a lowkey profile on social media, and he barely shares his personal details, so it’s difficult to learn about his lifestyle, cars, and home.

Michael Cera’s ex-girlfriend is Aubry Plaza, whom he met on the set of Scott Pilgrim vs. the World.

However, he married his girlfriend, Nadine. Cera has always kept his love life a bit private from the public.

Michael Cera is living a lavish life.

Starting from childhood, Cera is still active in the field of acting, and to date, he has acted in several films and television series.

Music and Movies


Cera has backed vocals, and in 2010, he also played mandolin on the Weezer song “Hang On.”

He has also worked as the touring bassist for the indie-rock band Minster Heavenly.

Michael Cera, along with Clark Duke, is a member of the band The Long Goodbye.

He provided backup vocals and bass for Scott Pilgrim vs. The World and Norah’s Infinite Playlist.

On August 8, 2014, he released his debut album, ‘True That.’

The album includes 19 original songs and two covers. Roderick Falconer’s “Play It Again” is one of the covers.

Another is Blaze Foley’s “Clay Pigeons” cover. Cera appeared in Alden Penner’s song “Meditate” in early 2015.

He composed the song’s lyrics and sang “Best I Can” in the film Dina.

Furthermore, it also got nominated for Critic’s Choice Documentary Awards.


Michael Cera has appeared in many movies.

One of the first and foremost movie appearances was him as young Chuck Barris in ‘Confession of Dangerous Mind’ in 2002.

He also got the chance to play in a movie named ‘Frequency’ where he again played the 10-year-old version of the main character.

Cera acted in the cute and quirky movie ‘Juno‘ in 2007.

Juno is one of the first big roles, leading many different audiences to fall in love with him.

It’s not surprising that Superbad, written by Seth Rogan and Evan Goldberg in the same year as Juno, is Michael Cera’s number 1 movie since Superbad was such a hit when it came out.

Superbad pushed his career to a new level making Michael Cera the face of comedy.

Movie Superbad
Movie Superbad

Paper Heart, played by Cera, is a classic indie romance movie released in 2009, written by Charlyne Yi.

It is depicted in the form of a (fake) documentary about the true meaning of love.

In the year 2013, he worked on two movies, ‘This is the end’ and ‘Crystal Fairy and The Magical Cactus.’

While Michael Cera’s role wasn’t huge in This Is The End, there’s a couple of scenes he was in that became popular on the internet.

Cera was on the movie ‘Molly’s Game’ in 2017.

He plays the character x in the movie, who is a young Hollywood actor.

He is a daredevil and feels invigorated by poker, able to use his wealth and entitlement to get by.

Cera was also starred in The Lego Batman Movie, which many don’t notice, voicing Dick Grayson and his alter ego, Robin.


Cera started his acting career by appearing in a Tim Hortons commercial for free. In 1999, he was cast in the TV series ‘I Was a Sixth Grade Alien.’

The same year, he did the TV movies ‘Switching Goals’ and ‘What Katy Did.’

Cera voiced the character of Brother Bear in ‘Bernstein bears’ and portrayed young Chuck Barris in ‘Confession of Dangerous mind.’

He played numerous roles in United States television and film productions.

This includes his appearances as George Michael Bluth on Arrested Development (2003–2006, 2013, 2018–2019) and Evan in Superbad (2007), Paulie Bleeker in Juno (2007)

He also starred as Scott Pilgrim in Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010) and an imaginary version of himself in the movie ‘This Is the End’ (2013).

He has also voiced Dick Grayson/Robin in The Lego Batman Movie (2017), Barry (a deformed sausage) in Sausage Party (2016), and Sal Viscuso, the voice for the announcements in Children’s Hospital.

Michael Cera made his Broadway debut in Kenneth Lonergan’s This Is Our Youth in 2014 for his role in Lonergan’s Lobby Hero, which he played in 2018.

Cera received a Tony Award nomination for Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Play.

He was most recently seen in Kenneth Lonergan’s The Waverly Gallery revival.

Along with TV series and films, Cera is a musician, having released his debut album True That in 2014.

Cera has also played as the touring bassist for indie rock supergroup Mister Heavenly.

Michael Cera and Amy Schumer have been currently filming Life & Beth, a series coming to Hulu later on this year where Michael will play John, a farmer, and chief.


As the current situation of the Covid-19 pandemic has been hard for everyone, Cera has stepped forward to contribute to healthcare workers.

Michael Cera battled against Jon Hamm, Don Cheadle, and many other celebrities in an online game of poker.

Michael Cera playing online poker for charity
Michael Cera playing online poker for charity

He has won $20k in the online game of poker.

All sum of the money went towards First Responders First, which supports the health and safety needs of public healthcare workers and frontline health workers who are in the pandemic’s first responders.

Cera is definitely a generous person who helps in a necessary cause; however, due to his modesty, his other charities have not been disclosed publicly.

3 Interesting Facts About Michael Cera

  • When Michal Cera wasn’t selected for commercials even after the auditions, he felt very disheartened. But, in 1999, Cera was cast for the famous Canadian children’s show, ‘I was a Sixth Grade Alien,’ which ran for two seasons.
  • Cera’s trademarks are naive and slightly nerdy characters, soft-spoken and sensitive characters, brown curly hairs, and wide expressive eyes.
  • Michael Cera doesn’t spend much money, but he likes to spend money on food and DVDs.


How did Michael Cera get famous?

Michael Cera is an amusing actor who became popular with film and television audiences even before high school. His acting debut as a child was an unpaid role in a Tim Hortons commercial. He pursued his acting career onwards, and currently, he’s famous for characters like Michael George Bluth from ‘Arrested Development’ and Evan from ‘Superbad’ and many more.

Where did Michael Cera go to college?

Michael Cera went to Loyola Marymount University. His best friend Duke originated the idea, as he was enrolled at the same college and they wrote and performed in a series of short videos released on their website.

Is Michael Cera rich?

Michael Cera is one of the richest actors who has a net worth of $20 million.

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