Jeff Bridges Loved Art and Music, Then Acting Happened; Look At His Net Worth Now
|Net Worth||$100 Million|
|Annual Income||$10 Million|
|Sources Of Income||Acting, voice work, music, endorsements|
|Date Of Birth||December 4, 1949|
What is Jeff Bridges' net worth?
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Jeff Bridges was born into a prominent acting family and rose to fame alongside his brother Beau Bridges. But he didn't want to follow them. The Oscar-winning actor once told Vanity Fair, "I never wanted to become an actor, probably because my parents wanted me to become an actor, and who wants to do what their parents want them to do?" But thank God that he did. Big-budget movies like "The Big Lebowski"," Iron Man", "True Grit," and "Tron" are some of the films that majorly contributed to his $100 million net worth.
Sources Of Income
The famous actor has many streams of revenue. He gets paid through voice work music and brand endorsements as well.
He reportedly made a cool $1 million per episode of "The Old Man," the show airing on FX. Apart from this he also earns quite a lot from his music career. According to Celebworth, he earns close to $200,000 each week.
A Look At His Assets
Bridges paid close to $6.85 million for a 4-acre equestrian property in the exclusive town of Montecito near Santa Barbara. He listed his home for sale in 2019 for $8 million and successfully sold it for 7 million to Oprah Winfrey. The couple also has a 5,000-square-foot home in Hope Ranch, California. Apart from this, he also inherited part of his father's estate.
Net Worth Over the Years
Jeff Bridges Social Media Following
Early Life and Rise
Bridges, born on December 4, 1949, is the son of actor Lloyd Bridges and actress and writer Dorothy Bridges. As a child, he was interested in music and art more than acting. At the age of 17, he toured with his father in a stage production of Anniversary Waltz and then moved to New York City where he studied acting at the Herbert Berghof Studio. Before entering showbiz officially, he also served in the United States Coast Guard Reserve as a Boatswain's mate.
He made his first-ever appearance in the project called "The Company She Keeps", the two brothers also made frequent appearances on their father's show called Sea Hunt and also the CBS anthology series "The Lloyd Bridges Show" that ran from 1962–1963. Then came what you can be best described as his breakthrough, "Tron". He played Kevin Flynn, a video game developer, in the movie. He went on to do major films like " Kiss Me Goodbye," "Robert Mulligan," and then signed a movie which is arguably his biggest film to date, "The Big Lebowski," in which he played the iconic character of The Dude.
Fun Fact: He is one of the youngest actors ever to be nominated for an Oscar, it was for his role in the movie, "The Last Picture Show" which came out when he was just 22.
The man has bagged very many accolades over the years for his breathtaking performances. He has received an Academy Award, two Golden Globe Awards, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and two Independent Spirit Awards. Back in 2019, he received the Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Award. He has also been honored with the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie which he got for his role in the HBO movie, "A Dog Year."
Who Is Jeff Bridges' Brother?
His older brother is actor Beau Bridges.
Who Did Jeff Bridges play in Iron Man?
He played the role of Obadiah Stane/Iron Monger in "Iron Man."
Who is Jeff Bridges Married to?
He is married to Susan Bridges, the two have been together for ages now.
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