Benicio Del Toro is a Puerto Rican actor. He has been able to win an academy award, Golden Globe Award and BAFTA Award for being able to feature jaded but an upright police officer by the Javier Rodriguez in a film that was titled ‘Traffic.’ He was able to feature in a film dubbed 21 Grams, and this is what earned him Second Screen Actors Guild nomination. Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth and earnings of Benicio Del Toro in the year 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Del Toro was born in the year 1967 on February 19th in Puerto Rico to Fausta Rivera, and Gustavo Del Toro and both parents were lawyers. Many of his relatives were involved in a legal system, and he has an elder brother, Gustavo, who works as an Executive Vice President and the Chief Medical Officer at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center. While still at the Infancy stage, he spent a large chunk of his time in Santurce and grew up as a Catholic. When he was nine years old, his mother had hepatitis, and when he was fifteen years old, he enrolled at Mercersburg Academy.
In the year 2011, together with Kimberly Stewart, they announced that they were going to have their first child despite not being in a relationship. Stewart went on and gave birth to their daughter in the year 2011, and their daughter got to be baptized in Puerto Rico.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Benicio began his career in films after landing minor roles in the movies as well as Television roles. Some of the earliest works included License to Kill and Indian Runner. He successfully shot to the popularity after his excellent performances in ‘Usual Suspects’ that landed him Spirit Awards. Later on, there came movies which gave him worldwide fame.
The unforgettable Oscar Winning of the ‘Traffic’ as well as fantastic performances in the 21 grams which led to him getting an international fan base. The acting caliber rose to another level, and they were able to win a big production house films too. He has recently been involved in the shooting of Guardians of Galaxy with the Marvel Studio. Also, he appeared in the Star Wars: The Last Jedi that got to be produced by the Lucasfilm president by the name Kennedy Kathleen.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Benicio Del Toro is estimated to be over $50 million. His wealth has been generated from his career in films. He has featured in very many movies which have seen an increase in the net worth. The highest grossing film he ever featured was Guardians of Galaxy $773.3 million and the second highest earnings was Traffic with $207.5 million.
Benicio del Toro has an actor that has been completely devoted to the craft of acting. Despite the slow beginning, Del rose to fame and through a lot of hard work and dedication that led to him improving his skills, and he has never disappointed. Fans have loved the fact that he can perform the diverse roles with no much difficulty.