Jude Law Net Worth $55 million
Jude Law salary $5,000,000
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Jude Law is an English actor and his current net worth is $55 million.
Born in Lewisham, South London, as the second child of Margaret Anne, and Peter Robert Law, both comprehensive school teachers, he has a sister, Natasha.
He got his name after a “bit of both”, the book Jude the Obscure and the Beatles song, Hey Jude.
Jude spent his childhood in Blackheath, an area in the Borough of Greenwich. He attended John Ball Primary School in Blackheath and Kidbrooke School. After which, he went to Alleyn’s School.
How did Jude get famous?
At 15, he started acting with the National Youth Music Theatre. While there, he had several roles in the Edinburgh Fringe-awarded play The Ragged Child.
Later, he played Michael, in the West End production of Jean Cocteau’s Les Parents terribles, directed by Sean Mathias.
He received a nomination for a Laurence Oliver Award for Outstanding Newcomer, and earned the Ian Charleson Award for Outstanding Newcomer.
After the play changed its title and its location, to Broadway, he played alongside Kathleen Turner, Roger Rees and Cynthia Nixon.
For the role, he gained a Tony Award nomination, and the Theatre World Award.
In 1989, he starred in his first television role, in a film based on the Beatrix Potter children’s book, The Tailor of Gloucester.
In the following period, he had small roles in British television, until his breakthrough with the British crime drama Shopping. Then he starred in a minor role, in the episode Shoscombe Old Place, in TV series Sherlock Holmes.
He reached international fame thanks to his role in the Oscar Wilde bio-pic Wilde.
After which, many famous roles followed, such as Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, as well as The Talented Mr. Ripley.
For the latest he learned to play the saxophone and earned a MTV Movie Award nomination alongside Matt Damon and Fiorello.
He also received a BAFTA award for Best Supporting Actor for the role in The Talented Mr. Ripley.
How does Jude make money?
During the 2000s, he appeared alongside Kate Winslet in The Holiday, and became one of the Top 10 2006 A-list of the most bankable film stars in Hollywood.
In 2007, he received the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres conferred by the French government, in recognition of his contribution to World Cinema Arts.
He received the title of the Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres.
Alongside Johnny Depp, and Collin Farrell, he took over the role of actor Heath Ledger in The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus.
During the same period, he appeared as Dr. Watson in Guy Ritchie’s adaptation of Sherlock Holmes, alongside Robert Downey Jr., and Rachel McAdams.
Since 2015, he portrays the conservative Italian American Cardinal, elected Pope, in HBO’s The Young Pope TV series.
He will play a young Albus Dumbledore in the upcoming sequel of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.