Who is Stone Cold Steve Austin and what is his net worth 2018? Steve Austin (earlier name- Steven James Anderson, later name-Steven James Williams) is better recognised by the ring name “Stone Cold” Steve Austin. Austin is an American actor, producer, media personality, and retired professional wrestler who engaged to a legend’s contract for WWE. You can get the complete details about this retired wrestler by reading below sections:
Stone Cold Steve Austin was born on December 18, 1964 in Austin, Texas. Austin’s parents named James and Beverly Anderson got separated when he was just one year old. His mother relocated to Victoria, Texas, and in year 1968, she got married to Ken Williams. Austin accepted his stepfather’s surname and then after, officially transferred his name to Steven James Williams. Austin spent most of his childhood days in Edna, Texas Austin and he has three brothers namely Scott, Kevin, and Jeff and has one younger sister named Jennifer. Kevin is less than a year younger to Austin and he has assumed in his autobiography that their father may have abandon as he couldn’t manage having another kid so early.
Austin attained significant popularity in the WWE in the period of 1990s as “Stone Cold” Steve Austin, a rude, beer-swilling nasty who regularly challenged the establishment and his boss as well as company chairman named Vince McMahon. Some noticeable industry figures, comprising McMahon, have meanwhile declared Austin to be the major star in history of WWF/E, while emphasising that he exceeded the reputation of Hulk Hogan.
Austin presented 19 championships during his wrestling career and he attained many championships in his career. He is a two-time WWF Intercontinental Champion, a six-time WWF Champion, and a four-time WWF Tag Team Champion, therefore making him the fifth Triple Crown Champion in history of WWE.
Education: After completing school education from Edna High School, Austin received a football scholarship at college named Wharton County Junior College, after which he also got full scholarship at the University of North Texas.
Stone Cold Steve Austin Net Worth
Stone Cold Steve Austin’s net worth reaches at an imposing $48 million. This figure of hi net-worth has considerably topping his former rival named Triple H and also surpassing the maximum paid performer in the WWE named John Cena.
Austin became the only wrestler to conquer 3 Royal Rumbles and he won the 1996 King of the Ring, which accounted for his high net-worth. He has also headlined 3 different Wrestlemanias, hence it can be said that Austin was paid fine for his career in the WWE. Apart from this, Austin appeared in reality shows and films, adding to his net-worth.
Stone Cold Steve Austin possesses a mansion in the central of his very own ranch located in Texas. Apart from this, Austin also owns a lavish house in Malibu, CA. It was constructed in year 1997, with 4-bed rooms, 4.5 baths, and beautiful views of the ocean and of Santa Monica. Austin owns a luxurious 1995 Ford Bronco car.
Stone Cold Steve Austin had played guest roles on Celebrity Deathmatch as well as on Seasons 4 and 5 of CBS’s Nash Bridges, where he performed role of San Francisco Police Department Inspector named Jake Cage. Austin has also appeared on V.I.P as well as on Dilbert. His debut in motion picture was in a supporting character as Guard Dunham in year 2005 remake of The Longest Yard. Austin made his first featuring film role, as Jack Conrad, which was a dangerous convict pending execution in a Salvadoran custodial.
Austin remained as the host for the famous reality competition show entitled Redneck Island which started in year 2012 on CMT and has remained host for four seasons. He publicized on his podcast in year 2013 that he had been offered green light for Steve Austin’s Broken Skull Challenge, which is a reality competition show aired in year 2014 on CMT.
In year 2013, Austin launched a weekly podcast with name The Steve Austin Show which is very family friendly, while his next podcast named The Steve Austin Show – Unleashed! is more adult based.
Stone Cold Steve Austin is among very few wrestlers to attain immense success in WWE. There are numerous championships and titles under Austin’s name which made him a celebrity.