Michael Nouri

Veteran American actor Michael Nouri has over 130 acting credits. In this article, He is well remembered for his roles as Nick Hurley in “Flashdance” and Steve Kaslo in “Search for Tomorrow,” for which he was nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award.

He was most recently married to Roma Downey from 2001 until 200. His most recent roles are as Roger Kaplan in “The Watcher,” Paul Forrester in “My Favorite Girlfriend,” and Bob Schwartz in “Yellowstone.”Michael Nouri is thought to be worth more than $2.5 million.

Net Worth of Michael Nouri?

Michael Nouri

The actor Michael Nouri has a $2.5 million net worth. Washington, D.C.-born Michael Nouri attended Rollins College. Transferred to Emerson College. He began his career with “Forty Carats” on Broadway in the late ’60s, then moved to cinema and television.

He appeared in “Goodbye, Columbus”, “Beacon Hill”, “Search for Tomorrow” (for which he sang the title song), “The Curse of Dracula”, “Bay City Blues”, “The Hidden”, “Love & War”, “Victor/Victoria”, “Lovely & Amazing”, and “The Proposal”. He is best known for co-starring and recurring on “The O.C.”, “N.C.I.S.”, “Army Wives”, “Damages”, and “All My Children”. He is famous for playing Jennifer Beals’ love interest in “Flashdance”.

Early Life

Born in Washington D.C. to Gloria (née Montgomery) and Edmond Nouri. Baghdad-born Iraqi immigrant Edmond traveled to the US on a Georgetown University scholarship, joined the Army during World War II, and wrote for Stars and Stripes and The New Yorker.

Michael Nouri was raised in NYC and Alpine, NJ. He was transferred to Avon Old Farms School, an all-boys boarding school in Connecticut, at 14 after regularly fighting at school. He became student body president and decided to become an actor after appearing in a Gilbert and Sullivan play. He played his first Broadway part in 1967 after attending Rollins and Emerson Colleges and waiting tables. He briefly studied with Prem Rawat and participated in his three-day Millennium ’73 event.

Childhood, Family, and Education

Born in Sagittarius on December 9, 1945, Michael Nouri turned 77. He is American and of mixed Irish and Iraqi origin from Washington DC.

His mother Gloria married Bagdad-born Edmond, a Georgetown University scholarship recipient. Stars & Stripes, a daily military publication, and The New Yorker employed Edmond. Their only son is Michael.

Michael spent much of his childhood in New York City and Alpine, New Jersey, but when puberty hit him at 14, he started acting badly and getting into fights, so his parents sent him to Avon Old Farms, an all-boys boarding school in Connecticut. Michael joined the school’s drama club and planned to become an actor.

In 1963, Michael attended Rollins College, then switched to Emerson College, where he earned a BA in 1967.


Michael Nouri

After performing in The Crucible off-Broadway, Nouri made his Broadway debut in Forty Carats, which played for two years. In 1969, he made his cinematic debut in Goodbye, Columbus, uncredited. Selected soap operas included Search for Tomorrow, where he played Steve Kaslow, a Daytime Emmy nominee. The Gangster Chronicles miniseries and Gangster Wars starred Nouri as Lucky Luciano. Cliffhangers’ 1979 episode “The Curse of Dracula” featured him.

The 1983 love drama Flashdance starred him as Nick Hurley. Despite negative reviews, the picture was one of 1983’s highest-grossing and won an Academy Award for Best Original Song.

Nouri has appeared in many TV shows and movies. The Hidden horror thriller starred him opposite Kyle MacLachlan. He appeared on Love & War, Bay City Blues, and Downtown. Nouri played King Marchan alongside Julie Andrews in Victor/Victoria on Broadway. He played distinct roles in three Law & Order episodes. He appeared frequently on The O.C., Damages, NCIS, and Army Wives. Nouri returned to soaps with a year on All My Children. For three seasons, he was a recurring character on Yellowstone.

Enjoy Life and Wife

Michael Nouri

After dating many music and film stars, Michael Nouri’s love life seems intriguing. Despite speculations, he’s kept most of his love life private.

His first wife was non-celebrity Lynn Goldsmith; they married on 18 September 1976 and divorced two years later.

Michael dated Miss West Seattle Dyan Cannon in 1981.

Michael Nouri married non-celebrity Vicki Light in 1986 and lived together until 2001.

He soon started dating Roma Downey, widely known for playing Monica in “Touched by an Angel”. The two were often spotted together, and fans thought they might marry, but they parted in 2003.

Michael appears single as of February 2023.

Michael Nouri has two children, Jennifer and Hannah, but their mothers are unknown.





1969 Goodbye, Columbus Don Farber (uncredited)
1981 Gangster Wars Charles “Lucky” Luciano
1983 Flashdance Nick Hurley
1986 The Imagemaker Roger Blackwell
GoBots: Battle of the Rock Lords Boulder (voice)
1987 The Hidden Det. Thomas Beck
1988 Thieves of Fortune Juan Luis
1990 Little Vegas Frank de Carlo
Captain America Lt. Colonel Louis
Fatal Sky Jeff Milker
1991 The Psychic Theodore ‘Ted’ Steering
Total Exposure Dave Murphy
1992 Black Ice Ben Shorr
1993 DaVinci’s War China Smith
American Yakuza Dino Campanella
No Escape, No Return Dante
1994 Fortunes of War Father Aran
Inner Sanctum II Bill Reed
Lady In Waiting Jimmy Scavetti
1995 Hologram Man Edward Jameson
To the Limit Thomas ‘China’ Smith
1996 Overkill Lloyd Wheeler
2000 Finding Forrester Dr. Spence
2001 Carman: The Champion Freddie
Lovely & Amazing Dr. Crane
2002 Terminal Error Brad Weston
2003 Klepto Dr. Cohn
Study Vincent
2004 The Terminal Max
2005 Searching for Bobby D Angelo
Boynton Beach Club Donald
2006 Last Holiday Congressman Stewart
Invincible Leonard Tose
2009 The Proposal Chairman Bergen
2012 Any Day Now Miles Dubrow
2015 The Squeeze Jimmy Diamonds
2017 Teleios Nordham
Alex & the List Rabbi Baskin
Woman Walks Ahead Karl Valentine
2018 Con Man Uncle Joe







1968-70 Forty Carats Pat/Peter Latham (replacement) Morosco Theatre Also assistant stage manager
1977 Nefertiti Hapi Blackstone Theatre
1982 Booth Edwin Booth South Street Theatre
1995-97 Victor/Victoria King Marchan Marquis Theatre
2000 Call Me Madam Cosmo Constantine Ralph Freud Playhouse Reprise! Los Angeles
2001 South Pacific Emile de Beque Ordway Center for the Performing Arts
2001-02 National tour
2003 Camille Claudel Auguste Rodin Terris Theatre Goodspeed Musicals
2004 Can-Can Aristide Forestier New York City Center Encores!


Michael Nouri had numerous roles in films and television series during his more than 50-year career, which has certainly helped his income grow. According to sources, as of early 2023, his net worth has been estimated at over $2.5 million.

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