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Sam Elliott Net Worth

Updated January 2, 2020
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How much is Sam Elliott worth? $16 million

How did Sam Elliott earn his money and wealth?

Sam Elliott was born on August 9, 1944, at Sacramento, California, U.S. He is an actor by profession. His movie roles over the period have included renowned names such as The Stranger in The Big Lebowski (1998), Sergeant Major Basil L. and The Caretaker in Ghost Rider (2007). General John Buford in Gettysburg (1993), Virgil Earp in Tombstone (1993), Gar in Mask (1985) and many more. Elliott is a member of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity at California State University, Los Angeles. He worked in construction while learning about acting and served the California Army National Guard. He also lived for a short time period in Princeton, West Virginia. He has said that he has culture from the west, specifically Texas, with relatives who were in the Battle of the Alamo.

Elliott started his profession as a personality actor; his overall look, speech, and bearing were well-suited to Westerns. In 1969, he gained his first TV credit rating as Dan Kenyon in Judd for the Defense in the show, “The Crystal Maze”. One of his first movies was as a cards player in “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid” (1969). In the 1970–1971 TV year, Elliott appeared as Doug Robert for 13 episodes in the hit series “Mission: Impossible”. In 1976-77, he unquestionably played the lead Sam Damon in “Once an Eagle”, an NBC miniseries. Elliott’s amazing performance came with his supporting part in “Mask” (1985). On shows such as Felony Squad, Gunsmoke, Lancer, and Hawaii Five-O hee has made guest performances and has been presented in many TV films, such as “Prancer” (1989) and “Buffalo Girls” (1995), in which he performed Wild Bill Hickok. In 1986, he showed up in TV film Gone to Texas, based on a bio of Sam Houston.

Wade Garrett in Road House (1989) and Virgil Earp in Tombstone (1993) are some of the movies he acted in too. He represented General John Buford in the 1993 film Gettysburg. The Stranger, a personality narrating the tale of “The Big Lebowski” (1998) has been performed by Elliott performed. He performed General Thunderbolt Ross in the 2003 film Hulk. In 2005, he showed up in “Thank You for Smoking”, as a former “Marlboro Man” marketing cowboy who has developed lung cancer.

During 2009, Elliott had a little part in Up In The Air in which he represented the Chief Pilot of American Airlines. He showed up in the romantic endeavors “I’ll See You in My Dreams” in 2015 and in Paul Weitz’s film Grandma, and had a part in the independent film “Digging for Fire”.

In 2015, creators of the show confirmed that Elliot would appear in the new Blockbuster online sequence The Ranch.  He also went on to play Phil Milstein in the second year of Netflix’s Grace and Frankie. In 2017 it was verified that Elliott will appear in the future film “The Man Who Killed Hitler and Then the Bigfoot”.

What are the highest grossing movies of Sam Elliott?

  1.      We Were Soldiers (2002) – $114,660,784
  2.      Tombstone (1993) – $56,505,065
  3.      Mask (1985) –  $48,230,162
  4.      Road House (1989) –  $30,050,028
  5.      Gettysburg (1993) – $10,769,960

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