Who is Kurt Russell and what is his net worth 2018? Walt Disney in 1966 wrote his last final words on a piece of paper, and those two words were the name of Legendary American actor “Kurt Russell”. Kurt Vogel Russell, a Television superstar best known for his legendary role in Silk wood and The Hateful Eight. You must remember him for his role in Fast and Furious 7 and Poseidon.
He made headline for landing the role of EGO in marvel comics Guardian of the Galaxy 2. His acting skills are so advanced that he has been nominated for the prestigious Golden Globe and Emmy awards. Kurt Russell was a superstar in the 80’s and the 90’s. Russell is a keen Gun enthusiast and a hunter. He is a licensed private pilot and is an Honorary Board Member of “Wings of Hope”, Humanitarian aviation organisation.
Kurt Russell was born on 17 March, 1951 on Springfield, Massachusetts. Russell’s is the only brother to the three sisters. Russell’s father, Late Bing Russell was an actor and a baseball player, his mother Lousie Julia (Crone) Russell was a dancer. He is the maternal uncle of baseball player Matt Franco. Russell also had a miniature baseball career but was forced to retire after a torn shoulder muscle.
Russell begin his career in a Tele series as a child actor in The Travels of Jaimie Mcpheeters .At the age of 9, he was signed by Walt Disney Company and was proclaimed as Studio top star in 1970’s. As a child actor, Russell appeared in many ABC series and Disney Projects. He was never short of projects and had done many incredible performances.
Russell, aged 65, is married twice. Russell married actress Season Hubley in 1979. They had a son named Boston; the couple parted their way in 1983. After that, Russell dated Goldie Hawn, best known as mother of actress Kate Hudson. They are blessed with a son Wyatt Russell. The beautiful couple had a home in Palm Desert, California. Goldie Hawn’s children from her earlier marriage actor, Oliver Hudson and Kate Hudson, both consider Russell to be their father.
Education: Russell, a republican who later turned into a libertarian, started acting at very early. Russell graduated from the Thousand Oaks High School in Southern California. Russell has been active in Hollywood for almost 54 years. It was very hard for him to manage between his acting assignments and school. But Kurt knew the importance of education and completed his graduation. Russell is also associated with many campaigns like The Hawn Foundation, Listen Campaign and Pangea Day.
Kurt Russell Net Worth
Kurt Russell estimated net worth is $80 millions. His annual earning is reported to be $10 million. Russell had appeared in more than 50 movies and countless TV serials. He has been acting since his childhood, making him one of the richest celebrities in Hollywood. Russell married a celebrated actress Goldie Hawn, which ads to her net worth.
Russell and Goldie had recently bought a home in Los Angles. The couple was spotted in Los Angles, evaluating the construction work of their new home. Before that, they sold their Pacific Palisades Villa in California for $7.25 million. Russell is not fanatic about cars but can be seen boasting his Audi car every now and then.
Russell had done many memorable acting roles. Few of his cult classics are “Escape from New York” 1981, The Thing 1982, Big Trouble in Little China 1986, Overboard 1987, Tombstone 1993, Star Gate 1994, Miracle 2004, Poseidon 2006, Death Proof 2007 and The Hateful Eight 2015.
Russell had also been a part of many tele-series starting with the famous The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters 1963-64, The Virginian 1964, Gilligan Island 1965, Laredo 1966, Lost in Space 1966, The New Land 1974 and The Quest 1976 .His last assignment on TV as an full time actor was in 1979, Elvis as Elvis Presley. Kurt Russell has been associated with numerous TV series and movies. Listed everyone of them is not possible.
Kurt legendary Russell had won 5 awards and 11 nominations. Russell has won the prestigious Life Career Award for Academy of Science, Fiction, and Fantasy & Horror Films in 2003.The Blockbuster Entertainment award for Favourite actor in 1997 and Hollywood Film Award in 2015. Kurt Russell had been nominated for the prestigious Golden Globes award in 1984 for Best performance in Supporting Role; he also had an Emmy Awards nomination for Outstanding Lead Actor. Russell, throughout his life had provided us with many terrific performances and his long list of awards just establishes that.
Kurt Russell has always been active in Hollywood. Russell had stated that, He, yet had not reached stagnation and has much more to offer. Russell is someone who likes to challenges himself. He, with his performance, always had mesmerised his fans. His way of living and his association with noble causes is something one can follow.