Eric Braeden is a German film and television actor. Eric Braeden was born on April 3, 1941 in Germany and his original name was Hans-Jörg Gudegast. His father was mayor and initially he was a small kid absconding the Russian Army’s advance on East Prussia in World War II. During his childhood, in year 1945 his family was evacuated in the ship and it was the major loss of life in a single ship dipping in history.
Braeden is recognized for his characters as Hans Dietrich in the 1960’s TV series named The Rat Patrol, as Victor Newman on the soap opera named The Young and the Restless, as Dr. Charles Forbin in Colossus: The Forbin Project, and also as John Jacob Astor IV in the film Titanic in year 1997. Braeden won a Daytime Emmy Award in year 1998 for key role played in a Drama Series for the character of Victor Newman.
In his acting career, Braeden accrued many TV and film credits while he worked in his first two decades in America. Apart from this, he was guest featured in 120 roles and his initial credits were all falling under his birth name-Hans Gudegast.
Braeden was bestowed with Distinguished German-American of the Year in 1990 and he got a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in year 2007. Braeden also received the Gilmore Award from the Pacific Pioneers, which is actually a radio and television industry group, in year 2007.
In the era of 1970’s/80’s he was frequently be observed boxing at the Hoover Street as well as Broadway gyms in L.A. Braeden’s son named Christian is a screenwriter who composed the film named A Man Apart featuring renowned actor- Vin Diesel. Because of regular exercise and balanced diet, Braeden is still fit, active and alive.
Education: Eric Braeden immigrated to the USA in year 1959 for purpose of studies. In US, Braeden appeared the University of Montana, Missoula on a Track and Field Scholarship that aides his studies fees.
Eric Braeden Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $28 Million US Dollars
The estimated total net worth of Eric Braeden is around $28 million US dollars in year 2017. The Eric Braeden’s total net worth and income have been made from his acting as different roles in many films, acting in television, his brand endorsements, business deals, etc. The earning of Braeden shows how efficacious he has been in his acting career, gaining increased net-worth figure each year.
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Eric Braeden owns a lavish house in Pacific Palisades, CA USA with all luxurious amenities. Braeden aslo lives together with his family in a house located in Bredenbek, Germany.
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CBS has declared that Braeden had signed a three-year contract and would continue with the soap, also approving to take a pay cut, which was the unique issue.
After that, Braeden went on to win the 1973 National Challenge Cup in form of a fullback with the Jewish American soccer club named Maccabi in Los Angeles. In this, Braeden scored the winning goal in the semi-final and also a penalty kick was registered in the final played against Cleveland Inter.
Braeden is accessible on social media platforms and his fans can identify him better on Instagram and Twitter account. Because he is so popular and prosperous since a long time in the film industry, there is no shadow of doubt that Braeden owns a huge number of fan following.
This star- Eric Braeden has recently deleted offensive tweet by stating that his account has been hacked. In this regard, his fans were surprised by a tweet posted by The Young & The Restless expert, which presented a meme of Braeden through a racially offensive caption that highlighted the N-word. This young and the restless actor Eric Braeden has recently written a memoir.
Eric Braeden is a talented actor who still holds numerous fans and followers following him over diverse social networking platforms from all around the globe. Eric Braeden has worked in the industry for a long period and this demonstrates that he has been capable to own a large number of fans.