When it comes to prolific actors, then you won’t find many are busier than the iconic Clint Eastwood. For his works, Clint earned four Oscars and 11 Academy Awards. Also, Eastwood is a director and has directed around 40 movies and over 60 acting credits. He is one of the wealthiest celebrities in the Hollywood industry.
Let’s take a glance at Clint Eastwood’s net worth, achievements, and movies in which he acts and directs.
Who is Clint Eastwood? Career Highlights
Clint Eastwood works behind the camera more than in front of it. Eastwood was born on 31 May 1930 in San Francisco. He went to eight different schools due to his father’s jobs. They at long settled in Oakland, California, and then joined Oakland High School.
Clint Eastwood gained international fame after he starred in the Italian film series ‘Dollars Trilogy’ as the Man with No Name during the 1960s. Before that, he made his debut role in 1955’s Revenge of the Creature and eventually landed the role of Rowdy Yates on ‘Rawhide.’ At the time, he earned roughly $700 per episode, which approximately $6,000 in today’s dollars.
He played a significant role as Harry Callahan in the 1971 movie Dirty Harry. His other credentials include The Good, The Bad, For a Few Dollars More, The Outlaw Josey Wales and Unforgiven.
What is Clint Eastwood’s Net Worth?
Multi-talented Clint Eastwood established himself as an actor and director in the entertainment industry. Clint’s net worth is a towering number. Most of his earning generate from the movies he plays and directs. It seems like; he doesn’t have thought of retiring. At the age of 89, he still keeps acting, producing, and directing films.
Oscars-winning Clint Eastwood has a net worth of $375 million. He spent more than six decades working in Hollywood and has done blockbuster movies.
Movies as a Director
In 1964, he snagged his first leading role in ‘A Fistful of Dollars, ‘ which was box office hit and earned $14.5 million domestically. For his role in the movie, Clint earned $15,000 at the time. Then, Eastwood received a $250,000 paycheck for his role in the 1967’s film ‘The Good, The Bad.’
Afterward, Clint switched his career as a director and started producing and directing movies in the ’70s and ’80s. Clint directed over 3o movies, including action films, dramas, and Westerns. But all of his films haven’t made all that much money.
Eastwood starred as Harry Calahan in 1973 film, ‘Magnum Force’ that grossed over $44 million, making the sixth highest-grossing film during the time. In his career, he has a few movies that have grossed over $100 million.
Eastwood directed and co-produced the 2004’s sports drama film, ‘Million Dollar Baby,’ that earned $216.8 million against the budget of $30 million. Another movie, ‘Unforgiven’ box office, a total of $ 159.2 million. ‘Gran Torino’ was a surprise hit and grossed $270 million worldwide, making it Eastwood’s second highest-grossing movie to date.
Clint’s most significant success is his 2014’s film “American Sniper,” released in the USA on December 25, 2014, and a wide release on January 16, 2015. The movies earned $359 million in the United States and over $197 million from foreign markets. It grossed over $547 million across the world, making it the highest-grossing movie in his career, against a budget of $59 million.
Clint Eastwood House
American Snipper director invested some of his income in the real estate. He has bought a few luxurious mansions across the USA. A Fistful of Dollars actor purchased a beautiful mansion at This Elite, Sustainable Community in Nothern California.
Back in 2017, Clint listed his Pebble Beach estate on the market for $9.75 million. He bought the home in the year 1994 for $3.925 million. The interiors spn 6,900 square foot home have a great room with beamed ceilings and breathtaking ocean views. It also has six bedrooms and seven bathrooms.
Moreover, Clint also built an oceanfront house in South Maui. Eastwood called Maui his adopted second home.
Legendary actor Clint doesn’t drive a luxury car or exotic sports car. As per sources, Eastwood drives a GMC Typhoon. However, hs has luxurious cars collection in his home garage.
Aside from his career, Clint Eastwood has been married twice and had at least four other lovers with whom he has a total of eight children. The actor-turned-director married his first wife, Maggie Johnson, in 1953 and eventually divorced. They have two children; Kyle and Alison.
Later he married for the second time with Diba Ruiz in 1996, and their marriage lasted until 2013.
Quick Info on Clint Eastwood
|Name||Clinton Eastwood Jr.|
|Date of Birth||May 31, 1930|
|Place||San Francisco, California|
|Profession||Actor, Director, Producer, Businessman|
|Net Worth||$375 Million|
|Spouse||Maggie Johnson, Dina Ruiz|
|Dated||Sondra Locke, Frances Fisher|