How much is Woody Harrelson worth? $65 Million
How did the Woody Harrelson earn his money and wealth?
Woody Harrelson was born in Midland, Texas in 1961 and grew up in Lebanon, Ohio. He was brought up by his secretary mother since his father was rarely around. During his college years at Hanover College in Indiana, he studied both English and Theatre and received a Bachelors of Arts for both in 1983. As of 2018, Woody Harrelson’s net worth is $65 million.
Woody Harrelson started his acting career by doing theatre in New York. He was selected by NBC to star in their sitcom “Cheers”. It went on to be a hit TV series which continued for eight seasons (1985 – 1993) and garnered Harrelson with five Emmy nominations. He won an Emmy for “Cheers” in 1989. Such was the popularity of “Cheers” that Harrelson guest-starred in its spin-off called “Frasier”.
Harrelson has had a successful stint not only in television but also in the films. While working on “Cheers”, he started shooting for his first movie “Wildcats” (1986) which also starred Goldie Hawn and was a comedy based on football. His next movies were “White Men Can’t Jump” (1992) and “Money Train” (1995). Harrelson also starred in “Indecent Proposal” (1993) which was a major box office hit.
Harrelson continued to work in successful movies such as “The People vs. Larry Flynt” (1996). He also worked in “The Thin Red Line” (1998) which won seven Academy Awards nomination in 1999. He starred as a boxer in “Play It to the Bone” (1999). He reappeared in movies when he starred in “Anger Management” (2003). Harrelson also worked in “The Walker” as well as “No Country for Old Men” (2007). He also worked in “The Messenger” (2009) which him a Best Supporting Actor from the Academy Awards.
Harrelson starred in the successful “The Hunger Games” series which had three installments (2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015). Harrelson along with Matthew McConaughey starred in HBO’s crime series, “Ture Detective” (2014). In “War of the Planet of the Apes” (2017) Harrelson played the antagonist Colonel. He followed this with “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017). He starred in “Solo: A Star Wars Story” (2018).
What are the highest grossing movies of Woody Harrelson?
- The Hunger Games : Catching Fire (2013): $424,668,047 million
- The Hunger Games (2012): $ 408,010,692 million
- The Hunger Games : Mockingjay – Part 1 (2014): $337,135,885 million
- The Hunger Games : Mockingjay – Part 2 (2015): $281,723,902 million
- Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018): $182,386,562 million
- 2012 (2009): $166,112,167 million
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