Haley Joel Osment is one of the popular personalities in the American film industry. He started his acting career at a very young age. He acted as a child artist in many movies and in television. He even has been nominated for Oscars for the Award for best-supporting actor for his performance in the film “The Sixth Sense” which is a thriller. Having been associated with the film industry for over 2.5 decades, it is no surprise that his net worth has reached its peaks. Let us look into his net worth, early career, biography in the article ahead.
Haley Joel Osment Biography
Haley Joel Osment was born on April 10, 1988, in Los Angeles, California, United States. His parents are Theresa and Michael Eugene Osment who were a teacher and a theatre and film actor respectively. He has a younger sister, Emily Osment who is also an actress herself. Haley Joel Osment graduated from the New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts.
Osment started his acting career as a child artist at a very tender age of four when he was selected in an audition for a Pizza Hut Tv advertisement. With this commercial, he has gained popularity and later he starred in ABC TV sitcom “Thunder Alley” which is his first role in a television series. However, his first feature film role was in a movie called “Forrest Gump” in 1994.
He acted in numerous roles in many TV shows and feature films throughout 1990’s. He even made many guest appearances on shows like “The Larry Sanders Show”, “Texas Ranger” etc. However, he rose to fame when he appeared in the movie “The Sixth Sense” co-starring Bruce Wills. In the movie, he portrayed the role of Cole Sear who is a psychic child. He won Saturn Award for this movie. He was also nominated for Oscars for this movie.
• Critic’s Choice Movie Award for Best Young Performer for the movie “The Sixth Sense” in the year 2000.
• Saturn Award for the movie “The Sixth Sense” in the year 2000.
• MTV Movie Award for Best Breakthrough Performance – Male for the movie “The Sixth Sense” in the year 2000.
• Satellite Special Achievement Award for Outstanding New Talent in the year 2000.
• Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Breakout Star for the movie “The Sixth Sense” in the year 2000.
• Audie award for excellence in marketing in the year 2016
How much is Haley Joel Osment Net Worth in 2017
The net worth of Haley Joel Osment has reached $15 million US dollars as of 2017. He has earned for casting in various movies, TV shows, and guest appearances. His major earnings include his earning for the movie “Artificial Intelligence: AI” which is $2000000. His earning for the movie “Pay It Forward” which is $1000000. His earnings for the movie “The Sixth Sense” which is $150,000. The other movies which earned him a lot of money are Sleepwalker, Entourage, Me Him Her and Anti-Claus.
Besides being one of the finest actors, Osment is an avid golfer. He even played for US team in All Star Cup in 2005. He has been playing the sport from the age of 7. He can even play guitar and piano. With all these extra talents, he is sure a multi-talented individual. However, he remains one of the finest actors of American film industry though he hadn’t entered the field with his own choice.