Ed Harris is a popular American actor, director, screenwriter and producer. Harris is known for his appearance in different casts includes Pollock, The Truman Show, Apollo 13 and The Hours. He also made several supporting roles in the movie Sweet Dreams, The Right Stuff, The Abyss, Nixon, The Rock, Glengarry Glen Ross, Stepmom, Beautiful Mind, Enemy at the Gates, Gone Baby Gone and Snowpiercer. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Ed Harris in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Edward Allen Harris was born to Margaret and Robert L. Harries on November 28, 1950, in Englewood, New Jersey. He raised in a Presbyterian family, and his parents belong to Oklahoma. His education completed from Tenafly High School where he served as the senior football team captain. He also completed athlete in high school from Columbia University.
Harris married to Amy Madigan who served as an actress in 1983. They have a daughter Lily Dolores Harris born on 1993. The family is living happily without ant dispute in between them.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Edward started his career on screen and made his first appearance as FBI agent in Thomas Rickman’s play. His first television debut was seen in the early 1970s while appearing in Gibbsville episode. He also done a single episode in different television casts include Delvecchio, David Cassidy-Man Undercover, The Rockford Files, Hart to Hart and American Playhouse.
In 1978, he got a small role in the movie Coma which starred by Michael Douglas. After his struggle for two years, he received the main lead role in the movie Borderline and worked with Charles Bronson. In the movie Knightriders, he appeared as William ‘Billy’ Davis denoted as the king of motorcycle riding. He got popularity after his role in The Right Stuff as an astronaut. For the production of Robert Benton, he also co-starred in drama movie Places in the Heart.
In 1984, he starred with Kurt Russell and Goldie Hawn on the biopic of Swing shift in World War II. For the play, he has nominated as the best actor role for George Furth’s sons. He also won Drama Desk Award and Theatre World Award for outstanding actor in a play. His appearance in Walker has been noticed for the role of William Walker and also played a role as Harry Nash in the television series ‘The Last Innocent Man’ telecasted in HBO.
Ed has got the nomination of Golden Globe Award nomination for the best supporting actor role for his appearance in Jackknife as David Flannigan. He also got Valladolid International Film Festival Award for the best actor in Glengarry Glen Ross. His first academy award received for his performance as the director of NASA Mercury mission in Apollo 13.
Net Worth & Earnings
Ed Harris has an estimated net worth of around $30 million. Most of his appearance as an actor helped him to generate more revenue. He also earned after serving as a director. His screenwriting and film producing helped him to get more income.
Harris is a well-known actor who has made a different role in the early 90s. He started his screen role from small appearances in television series and took ten years to get lead role as an actor. While putting more efforts, he got the place in the Hollywood industry and serving as the screenwriter, director and producer with success in every field.