How much is Sean Connery worth? $120 Million
How did Sean Connery earn his money and wealth?
Sean Connery was born as Thomas Sean Connery on August 25, 1930, at Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom. He achieved stardom at quite a young age and was a superstar by the age of thirty-two. He was brought up by Euphemia McLean and Joseph Connery. He had his good share or contribution in the seven Bond films, major indeed and was the first character to play the role of James Bond. His acting career and dedication made him a huge personality with immense money and wealth.
The year 1989 – 1992 proved to be his golden years where not only he established himself as a major star but also earned humongous profit out of it. Sean Connery’s highest grossing hit remains ‘Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade’ (1989) directed by Steven Spielberg and is the third franchise of the Indiana Jones movie series. Sean Connery hogged the spotlight and gave all possible efforts to sustain the industry and make excellent profit earning ventures. This commercially hit film ‘Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade’ bagged a huge success and till date creates an impact on the viewer’s and Connery’s superb acting is an add-on to the film.
His second highest grossing hit is possibly directed towards ‘The Rock’, a 1996 film employing a genre of action thriller and was another lucky mascot for Sean Conner who won Oscar for this film. In nutshell, this film was a commercial success as well as proved to be a prestigious platform for him. It also led him to attain more wealth and since then his life took a great turn.
The Hunt for Red October is another thriller film released in 1990 that earned pretty well at the box office and Sean Conner was the first person to get benefit from it. The movie incorporated a strong script as well as good profits. Sean Connery proved his talent well in action and thriller films after The Hunt for Red October his next was ‘Entrapment’ (1999). This film also bagged a nice profit at the Box Office and hence Sean Connery was stepping into success and earning a preferably good amount gradually transforming him into a millionaire.
‘The Untouchables’ (1987) brought to him the Academy Award for the Best Supporting Actor and the movie’s gross total was pleasing enough to hold position again in the box office and added extra mileage to Sean Connery’s career. ‘Rising Sun’ was a film of the crime genre and a sure shot commercial hit. He owns a lavish villa in Kranidi, Greece. where his neighbor with whom he shares a helipad is Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands. Over the years, he has also developed a friendship with actor Michael Caine.
What are the highest grossing movies of Sean Connery?
- Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade (1989): $1971.7 million
- The Rock (1996) : $1340.6 million
- The Hunt for Red October (1990): $1220.1 million
- Entrapment (1999) : $877.04 million
- The Untouchables (1987): $762.7 million
- Rising Sun (1993) : $631.7 million
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