“Success comes to you with luck and a lot of hard work, but it doesn’t give you the right to be any better than anybody else.”- Nick Nolte.
Nick Nolte is a well-known American Actor and former model. He is best known for his novel based movie “The Prince of Tides”, which was directed by his co-star Barbara Streisand. The movie was blockbuster hit of 1991; as a result Nick was rewarded “Golden Globe Award”, “Boston Society of Film Critics Award” and” Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award” for Best Actor. Nick was one of the hottest and good looking models of that time. People magazine also titled him as the Sexiest Man Alive in 1992. He is known for his athleticism, attractive features and deep gravelly voice. According to the “World’s Richest People” report Nick Nolte was ranked #77 in the list of 200 Top- Earning Superstars.
Nicholas King Nolte was born on 8 February, 1941 in Omaha, Nebraska, U.S. His father, Franklin Arthur Nolte was a farmer’s son and a football player at Iowa State University, while his mother, Helen, who worked as a department store buyer. He has one sister Nancy, who works as an executive for the Red Cross.
He is English, Scottish, German, Scots-Irish and Swiss-German parentage. Like his father, during his school days he also perused the sport of football. Nick went to Westside High School in Omaha, where he started playing football as a kicker. After his high school graduation he went to different colleges on football scholarship. He attended different universities like Arizona State University, Phoenix College, Eastern Arizona College and Pasadena City College.
During his time at Eastern Arizona College he took participate in different kinds of sports. He played as a catcher for the Baseball team and also learned new techniques in football and basketball. But destiny had written something else for him. Due to bad grades in studies ultimately he ended his studies and joined theatre. Nick attended different learning schools like Pasadena Playhouse, the Stella Adler Academy and the Old Log Theatre.
Nick Nolte first married to Sheila Page in 1966 but his marriage didn’t last long. He then married to his second wife Sharyn Haddad in 1978 but later in 1983, the couple got divorced. In 1984, Nick again married to his third wife Rebecca Linger. The couple was blessed with a son named, Brawley Nolte who is also an actor.
This marriage also didn’t last long. Nick had also dated Vicki Lewis and Debra Winger. In 8 September, 2016 Nick again married to his long time girlfriend actress Clytie Lane and they are blessed with a beautiful daughter named Sophie Lane Nolte.
This handsome and talented actor has given many outstanding performances to film industry. So far he has done 40 films and 19 television series. He started his career as a model in late 1960’s. His attractive looks earned him great success in modelling career. He was appeared in a national magazine advertisement of personal-care-product company “Clairol” in 1972.
He got his first acting debut with novel based Television series, Rich Man, Poor Man in 1976. After that, he was offered a variety of roles in different movies. Some of his blockbuster hit movies are The Deep (1977), The Thin Red Line (1998), Graves (2016), Weeds (1988), North Dallas Forty (1979), Warrior (2011) and list goes on.
Nick Nolte has won numerous of awards and nominations in different categories for his tremendous work as an actor. He has won “Valladolid International Film Festival Award”, “New York Film Critics Circle Award”, “National Society of Film Critics Award” and “Sant Jordi Awards” for his movie Affliction in 1999. He has also won “San Diego Film Critics Award” (2011), “Ft. Lauderdale International Film Festival Award” (1997), “Golden Schmoes Awards” (2011) and “Satellite Awards” (1999).
How Much is Nick Nolte Net Worth in 2017
After giving more than 18 super hit movies and television series, nick became one of the highest earning actor of Hollywood. Nick Nolte net worth of 2017 is estimated to be $80 millions US dollars. Nick’s major source of income is his acting roles in various films and TV serials. Let’s discuss about his earning from his super hit movies. His earnings from his movie “48 Hrs” were estimated to be $2 million. His movie “The Prince of Tides” earned him $4 million. Nick’s other commercially successful movies “Blue Chips” and “I Love Trouble” earned him $7 million.
In spite of his legal troubles and unsuccessful marriages, he is still the inspiration for many actors due to his share of hard work and dedication toward his work. The former model and actor is still considered as a fitness model anda versatile telivison actor.