Who is William Shatner and what is net worth of him? William Shatner is a famous actor, author, director and producer from Canada. William Shatner was born on March 22, 1931, in the Notre-Dame-de-Grâce area of Montreal, Quebec, located in Canada as the son of Anne and Joseph Shatner, who worked as a clothing maker. Shatner has two sisters namely Joy and Farla and his paternal grandfather named Wolf Schattner, transformed the family name to new name as “Shatner”. His grandparents were Jewish migrants, belonging from Poland, Austria, Ukraine and Hungary, and he was brought up in Conservative Judaism culture.
While Shatner worked in his seven decades of career in television, he turned out as a cultural image for his role played as James T. Kirk in the Star Trek contract as Captain of the USS Enterprise. Apart from his career in acting, Shatner has written a sequence of books recording his involvements performing Captain Kirk and participating in Star Trek, and has also co-written many novels collection. He has worked on a sequence of science fiction novels named TekWar, which were amended for television.
Shatner even performed the character of eponymous veteran forces sergeant in T. J. Hooker, and later he was the host of the reality-based television series entitled Rescue 911. This particular television series received a People’s Choice Award for the Favorite New TV Dramatic Series, adding to his fame.
He was featured as lawyer Denny Crane in the latest season of the legal drama entitled The Practice and also its sequel series entitled Boston Legal, which is a role that grossed him two prestigious Emmy Awards.
As Shatner is an enthusiastic equestrian, in year 2014, he remained as one of the Grand Marshals for the 102nd Calgary Stampede. Shatner faced from tinnitus disease, which he has risked may be the consequence of a pyrotechnical misfortune while performing on set for the Star Trek episode entitled Arena.
Education: William Shatner appeared in two schools named as Willingdon Elementary School and Westhill High School as well as he is a graduate student of the Montreal Children’s Theatre. He learnt Economics courses at the McGill University Faculty of Management, located in Canada, where he completed his graduation degree in Bachelor of Commerce. In year 2011, famous university named McGill University bestowed him a prestigious Doctorate of Letters.
William Shatner Net Worth
The estimated total net-worth of William Shatner is around $120 million. Shatner earns $150,000 per episode which he performs. In his business career, Shatner remained a manager of the Mountain Playhouse, which added to his earning. Apart from this, he had significantly contributed towards music career, and has produced and co-wrote several music albums.
William Shatner together with his wife named Liz is renovating their attractive Studio City, Calif. house to reveal Mediterranean stylishness. He possesses a house in Los Angeles, CA which is the 4-bed, 4-bath, 4,016 sq ft large major residence.
After Shatner graduated from McGill University in year 1952, he held the responsibility as the business director for the Mountain Playhouse, located in Canada. He managed this prior linking with the Canadian National Repertory Theatre, located in Ottawa, where he got teaching as a standard Shakespearean actor.
Shatner started his musical career with the spoken-word year 1968 album entitled The Transformed Man, in which he conveyed overstated, explanatory narrations of “Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds” as well as “Mr. Tambourine Man”.
In year 2006, Shatner retailed his kidney stone for worth of $25,000 to GoldenPalac site. In an attendance on The View in year 2006, Shatner stated that the $25,000 and an extra $20,000 funded from the cast and group of Boston Legal remunerated for the constructing of a firm by Habitat for Humanity.
William Shatner is an experienced Canadian actor who has contributed in many acting roles in films and television. Shatner also remained as host, author, and producer proving his versatility.