Who is Marilyn Manson and what is his net worth 2018? Marilyn Manson is a singer who is known for his controversial and negative influence stage personality. He is also the lead vocalist of the band “Marilyn Manson”. The band was formed with guitarist Daisy Berkowitz. He is also an actor, songwriter, composer, musician, author, and painter. He was previously a music journalist. He has released several albums in his career, including ‘Mechanical Animals’ and ‘Antichrist Superstar’. He has given much platinum certified albums and made his debut in the film ‘Lost Highway’. Manson has also released many paintings in various exhibitions.
Brian Hugh Warner known as Marilyn Manson was born on January 5, 1969, in Canton, Ohio. He was born to parents Hugh Angus Warner and Barbara Warner Wyer. He was the only son and used to attend the Episcopal Church. Manson went to Heritage Christian School until his 10th grade. He then attended GlenOak High School and completed his graduation in 1987.
For his college, he went to Broward Community College located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He used to write articles for the music magazine called “25th Parallel” and was working for a degree in journalism. When in Heritage Christian, he was taught on what music they were supposed to listen and he turned up doing exactly the opposite.
From 1998 to January 2001, Manson was engaged with Rose McGowan. In November 2005, he married Dita Von Teese. The couple got divorced in 2007. He was engaged with Evan Rachel Wood but broke their engagement in 2010. His name “Marilyn Manson” is a combination of Marilyn Monroe and Charles Manson.
Brian Warner changed his name to Marilyn Manson and formed the band ‘Marilyn Manson & the Spooky Kids’ with Scott “Daisy Berkowitz” Putesky. The name was later changed to “Marilyn Manson”. Apart from that, he also teamed up with Stephen Gregory Bier Jr. and Jeordie White for the projects ‘Mrs. Scabtree’ and ‘Satan on Fire’. In 1994, with the help of Trent Reznor, the band released their debut album called ‘Portrait of an American Family’.
A year later, the band released the cover of “Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)” which became a hit. This was followed by another album ‘Antichrist Superstar’ which also became a great success. In 1997, he debuted as an actor in ‘Lost Highway’. He then went on to appear in several films like Party Monster, Jawbreaker, The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things, Rise, and The Hire. Manson also appeared in the TV series ‘Once Upon a Time’ on ABC.
He became a participant in the series Celebrity Deathmatch on MTV. Manson has also written for their album entitled ‘Humid Teenage Mediocrity 1992–1996’. He has also performed with other artists. In 2011, he appeared in the single “Can’t Haunt Me” by Skylar Grey. In 2015, the band released their ninth album called ‘The Pale Emperor’. In 2016, he provided guest vocal for the album by Shooter Jennings.
Marilyn Manson has been nominated four times for the Grammy Awards. In 1999, he won the MTV Video Music Award for “The Dope Show”. He has also been nominated four times in the Metal Edge Readers’ Choice Awards and has won the Kerrang Awards in 2015.
Marilyn Manson Net Worth
Marilyn Manson had a great start by forming the band ‘Marilyn Manson’. His three albums have been given a platinum status and the other three received a gold status. In doing so, he has gone to inherit good wealth for himself. Marilyn Manson’s net worth is an estimated $28 million.
Part of this wealth also comes from his acting career. He has appeared in a number of films since 1997. He has also done various video games and has also appeared in music videos. Manson has also contributed for other artists and is an accomplished painter. His collections of art have been showcased in many exhibitions like Los Angeles, Paris, and Berlin. He has also launched “Mansinthe” which is Swiss-made absinthe.
Marilyn Manson is also a philanthropist and has voiced for several causes like Oxfam and Make-A-Wish Foundation. He won a gold medal at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition in 2008.