How much is Brendan Fraser worth? $20 million
How did Brendan Fraser earn his money and wealth?
Brendan Fraser was born on December 3, 1968, in Indianapolis, Indiana. He is a Canadian-American actor, with careers in both movies and television. He came to Hollywood on his way to Texas to attend graduate school but instead decided to stay and try his hands in the movies. He made his first movie appearance 1991 with “Dogfight”. But the first movie in which he played the lead role was called Encino Man, which came out in 1992. Also in the same year, he was featured in the film “School Ties, also starring Matt Damon and Chris O’Donnell. He starred in various movies in 1994 which were, “The Scout”, “With Honors”, and “Airheads”. In 1995 came “The Passion of Darkly Noon”, followed by “The Twilight of the Golds” in 1997. But all these movies failed to leave any mark on the box office.
“George of the Jungle” was his first commercial success, which was a 1997 comedy film. But he became a household name with his amazing performances in “The Mummy” and its sequel “The Mummy Returns”, which were huge commercial hits as well a worldwide phenomenon. But his next several films performed poorly, which included “Dudley Do-Right” (1999), “Blast from the Past” (1999), “Bedazzled” (2000), and “Monkeybone” (2001). He also played a role in “Gold and Monsters” in 1998. He has also made several appearances in television shows, like “Scrubs”, “King of the Hill” and “The Simpsons”.
He came back to act in the second sequel of “The Mummy” called “The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emporer”, which was released in August 2008. In the same year, he also starred in two other movies, which were, “Journey to the Center of the Earth” and “Inkheart”.
Fraser also starred in many plays and Broadway shows. Chief among them include “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” in 2001, “Elling” in 2010 and “Fury Vengence” also in 2010, among others.
Currently, he stars in FX anthology series “Trust”. His other work in television includes Texas Rising” (2015), which was a History miniseries and “The Affair” (2016–2017). Fraser was married to actress Afton Smith, but they divorced in December 2007. They have three sons.
What are the highest grossing movies of Brendan Fraser?
- The Mummy (1999): $416 million
- The Mummy Returns (2001): $ 433 million
- The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor (2008): $ 401 million
- Journey to the Center of the Earth (2007): $ 242 million
- George of the Jungle(1997): $174 million
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