Actor Lance Kerwin, known for his role in the TV miniseries “Salem’s Lot” and other notable series in the 1970s, has passed away according to his talent agent John Boitano. He was 62 years old.
Lance Kerwin’s daughter, Savanah, announced her father’s death in a Facebook post on Wednesday, stating that he passed away the day before. The cause of death was not specified.
Savanah wrote beside a family picture, “I am so sorry to those we have not been able to reach out to personally to notify but Lance Kerwin passed away yesterday morning”. “We appreciate all the kind words, memories, and prayers that have been shared. As the coming weeks progress, I will share more information about after-life ceremonies.” She added: “He loved each and every one of you.”
Lance Kerwin leaves behind a loving family, including his wife and five children. The passing of Lance Kerwin has left many fans curious about his personal life, including his wife and children, as well as his net worth at the time of his death. Here is everything you need to know.
Who Is Lance Kerwin’s Wife?
Lance Kerwin was married to Yvonne, who is his second wife. Yvonne got married around October 9, 2000. They celebrated their 19th anniversary on that date in 2019 and recently celebrated their 22nd year of marriage. Yvonne’s birthday is on February 1. He had four children with his second wife. Their names are Kailani, Terah, Justus and Trinity.
Prior to this, he was married to Kristen Lansdale, his first wife and the couple had a daughter named Savanah. Additionally, he had a brief romantic relationship with actor Melissa Sue Anderson.
What Was Lance Kerwin’s Net Worth?
The precise figure of Lance Kerwin‘s net worth at the time of his passing is not publicly available. However, according to various estimates, it is believed that he had a net worth in the range of $5 million to $10 million. He had a successful career in the entertainment industry, and his notable role in the TV miniseries “Salem’s Lot” and other notable series throughout the ’70s, likely contributed to this wealth.
Know More About Lance Kerwin’s Career
Growing up in Lake Elsinore, California, Kerwin was exposed to the entertainment industry from an early age, with both his father and mother working in the field. His father was an acting coach, who brought home scripts for his son to read, and his mother was a performer and later, a talent agent. Being the youngest of five brothers, his brother Shane was his stand-in.
Throughout the 1970s, Kerwin appeared in a number of made-for-TV movies and series and was considered by former theater critic and British Film Institute governor John Holmstrom as “probably America’s leading boy actor of the late seventies… a handsome lad…[with] considerable sensitivity as an actor” due to his portrayal of anguished characters facing difficult challenges in films such as The Loneliest Runner, The Boy Who Drank Too Much, and Children of Divorce.