George Clooney Net Worth $500 million
George Clooney salary $30,000,000
George Clooney Net Worth: How rich is George Clooney? & How much money is George Clooney worth? Time to find out!
George Clooney is an American actor, filmmaker, activist and philanthropist, and his current net worth is $500 million. The bulk of his net worth comes from the sale of his Tequila company: Casamigos.
Born in Lexington, Kentucky, to his mother Nina Bruce, a beauty queen and city councilwoman, and his father Nick Clooney, a former anchorman and game show host, Clooney has Irish, German and English ancestry.
He started his education at the Blessed Sacrament School in Fort Mitchell, Kentucky, attended school in Columbus, Ohio, then a public school in Manson, Ohio, and finally at the St. Susanna School in Manson where he was an altar boy.
When he was in the seventh grade his family moved back to Kentucky, where he attended Augusta High School and where he developed a passion for baseball and basketball.
He tried to become a professional baseball with the Cincinnati Reds in 1977, but he did not make it into the first round of cuts.
After going to the Northern Kentucky University, where he majored in broadcast journalism, he did not graduate. He used to sell women’s shoes, insurance door-to-door, stocking shelves, working construction, and cutting tobacco, to earn some money.
When in middle school he discovered that he had developed Bell’s palsy, a condition that partially paralyzes the face.
Luckily for him, the disease went away within a year.
He made his acting debut on television in 1978, with him later on earning wide recognition for the role as Dr. Doug Ross in the medical drama ER.
While working on the TV series, he began taking side roles in a variety of films, including the film Batman & Robin, and Out of Sight.
His fame began to grow after he starred in the heist comedy remake Ocean’s Eleven, the first of what became a trilogy starring big names in Hollywood, including Brad Pitt, Matt Damon, Julia Roberts, and of course, George Clooney.
A year later he made his directorial debut with the Confessions of a Dangerous Mind, and has since continued to direct big successful films like Good Night, and Good Luck, The Ides of March, and The Monuments Men, among others.
For his great performance throughout his career, Clooney has won several awards, including three Golden Globe Awards for his work as an actor and two Academy Awards.
He has been listed in Time’s annual Time 100 as one of the Most Influential People in the World several times. Clooney is known for his political activism, and has been one of the United Nation Messengers of Peace since 2008.
He is expecting twins with his second wife, Amal Clooney, whom he married in 2014.
This wraps up our George Clooney Net Worth profile!