Net Worth

Al Pacino Net Worth

Updated January 2, 2020
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How much is Al Pacino worth? $165 Million

How did Al Pacino earn his money and wealth?

Alfredo James Pacino took birth in the East Harlem neighborhood of New York City, US, on April 25th, 1940. Born to Sicilian-American parents, Salvatore and Rose Pacino, Al Pacino had always seen his parents struggling after they got separated when Al Pacino was two years. That led Al Pacino to many places, like working at low-paying jobs of busybody, postal clerk, janitor, a mailroom commentary magazine and much more after he dropped out of his secondary school, High School of Performing Arts at the age of seventeen after completing his primary schooling from Herman Ridder Junior High School.

Al Pacino is a tremendous actor and filmmaker. In his initial years of struggle, he played roles in basement plays in the New York theatre. Soon he joined the HB studios (Herbert Berghof Studio), where Charles Laughton became his mentor and best friend. For a continuous period of four years, Al Pacino auditioned for the Actors Studio, under the guidance of Lee Strasberg after which success and he, walked hand-in-hand.

His first feature film, Me, Natalie in the year 1969 brought in ample amount of attention from the audience, which helped him to get another film The Panic in Needle Park in 1971 in the lead role. And soon, with The Godfather in 1972, he got his first Oscar nomination followed by the sequel of The Godfather Part II in 1974 and The Godfather Part III in 1990, through which he attained his greatest screen performance playing the role of Michael Corleone. As Michael Corleone, Al Pacino added various dimensions to the actor within him so much so that till date, he remains one of the most reverred characters of the one of the best movies of all time.

Al Pacino has been nominated for many films, of which he ended up winning one Oscar, four Golden Globe awards, two BAFTA, two Tony Awards for his stage work, and two Primetime Emmy Awards for his work on television. In 2007, Al Pacino received the lifetime achievement award from the American Film Institute. Although, Al Pacino never got married, he is the father of three children, Julie Marie, the eldest from 1989, and the twins, daughter Olivia Rose, and son, Anton James, born on January 25th, 2001.

Al Pacino has been part of more than four dozen films in his career span with major recognition after Me, Natalie in 1969, The Panic in Needle Park in 1971, Dog Day Afternoon in 1975, The Godfather trilogy, …And Justice for All in 1979, The Local Stigmatic in 1990, People I Know in 2002, The Merchant of Venice in 2004, Two for the Money  In 2005, The Son of No One in 2011, The Pirates of Somalia in 2017, and documentaries Madonna: Truth or Dare in 1990, America: A Tribute to Heroes 2001, Casting By in 2012.

What are the highest grossing movies of Al Pacino?

Ocean’s Thirteen (2007): $311.3 million
The Godfather (1972): $243.8 million
Heat (1995): $187.4 million
Dick Tracy (1990): $162.7 million
The Devil’s Advocate (1997): $152.9 million

Read More: Best Movies of Al Pacino

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