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Jeff Goldblum Net Worth

January 21, 2019
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How much is Jeff Goldblum worth? $40 million

How did Jeff Goldblum earn her money and wealth?

Jeffrey Lynn Goldblum is a West Homestead born actor from Pennsylvania in the U.S. who has received various nominations and accolades such as the Oscar, Emmy, Drama Desk Award as well as a Genie. He was born in the year 1952 to Shirley and Harold L. Goldblum. He derives his ancestry from a Jewish family who came to the U.S. from parts of Austria and Russia. Due to an interest in the field of show business, Goldblum’s parents moved to the city of New York when he was 17.

Here he pursued his passion for acting which started with work on stage and a course in acting from the Neighbourhood Playhouse where he learned the skills of acting under the guidance of Sanford Meisner. Before he decided to become an actor, Jeff was a well-acclaimed Jazz pianist and if anything would have gone during his career as an actor, he had the career as a musician at backup.

His debut movie was the 1974 movie named “Death Wish” where he portrayed the role of a thug who invaded homes. He also appeared in a TV movie named “Columbo: A Case of Immunity” for a short period for the role of a protester. He also had a short role in the 1977 movie Annie Hall as a guest at the party. Goldblum also went on to star in leading roles in well-acclaimed movies like “Jurassic Park”, “The Fly”, “Earth Girls Are Easy”, “Vibes”, “The Tall Guy” as well as “Into the Night”.

Goldblum also participated at supporting roles of strong nature for films like “The Big Chill”, “Invasion of the Body Snatchers”, “Independence Day”, “The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou”, “The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the Eighth Dimension”, “The Grand Budapest Hotel”, as well as “Igby Goes Down”.

Goldblum also lent his voice for most of the Apple based commercials for a long time which included products such as iMac & iBook. His voice was also heard in many commercials for U.S. Toyota along with facial cream for Procter & Gamble. In recent years, he appeared in the commercial aired on Irish TV based on National Lottery. In the year 2015, Goldblum became a part of the movie directed by Shane Carruth named “The Modern Ocean” where he starred along with actors such as Keanu Reeves, Anne Hathaway, Daniel Radcliffe, Tom Holland, Asa Butterfield, Chloe Grace Moretz as well as Abraham Attah. Currently, Goldblum is a part of the commercials by Apartments.com.

What are the highest grossing movies of Jeff Goldblum?

1-Jurassic Park (1993): $402,453,882

2-Thor: Ragnarok (2017): $314,091,225

3-Independence Day (1996): $306,169,268

4-The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997): $72,132,785

5-Independence Day: Resurgence (2016): $103,144,286

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