Edward Furlong is a popular American actor and musician. He is the winner of the MTV Movie Awards and Saturn Awards for his performance in Terminator 2. He kept on producing consistent performances in American Heart, Pet Sematary Two, A Home Of Our Own, American History X and much more. However, his bright acting career got a sudden halt after getting arrested multiple times and facing court cases. Today, let’s learn more about the career, biography, and net worth of Edward Furlong in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Edward Furlong was born on 2nd August in 1977 in Glendale, California, the U.S. His father was Eleanor Torres who was professionally a youth-centre worker. He began his acting career in 1991, and his managers were the sister of his mother and his half-brother in the initial days. He was Mexican on his mother’s side, but he has also described himself as the half Russian.
At the age of 15, Edward Furlong went into a relationship with his former tutor named Jacqueline Domac. But the guardian of Edward Furlong filed a case against Domac when the law of statutory rape changed in California. But Sean Furlong was unsuccessful, and in 1999 Domac sued Furlong for the valance. On 9th April 2006, Edward Furlong married Rachael Bella and filed a divorce in 2009. They have a son who was born in September 2006.
Career, Awards, & Nomination
Edward Furlong started his acting career in 1991. He appeared in a role in Terminator 2: Judgment Day and won the MTV Movie Award for the best breakthrough role. In 1992 he acted in Pet Sematary Two which was a horror film. He also earned Saturn Award for being the best young actor in the movie. He also appeared in the movies like American Heart in 1993 and Little Odessa in 1995.
He was also cast in Livin’ on the Edge which was a music video of Aerosmith. His lead role was in Brainscan in 1994. In 1998, he got the chance to act in American History X and Pecker which was a comedy movie, and the role of Edward was different from his other dark roles. He acted in Detroit Rock City another comedy film in 1998. Then he appeared in Animal Factory in 1999.
Edward played the lead role in The Crow: Wicked Prayer in 2003. Initially, it was planned that the movie would get a theatrical release, but it was released to DVD in 2005. In 2004 Edward appeared in Jimmy & Judy which was a low budget movie. In 2011 he appeared in the movie This Is Not a Movie and recently he was cast in Star Trek: Renegades.
Net Worth & Earnings
How much net worth can you really expect from a past actor who has been in multiple court cases, arrest, substance abuse, and alcoholism? Well, he has a current net worth of over $200 thousands. Most of it has come during the glory days of his acting career and getting praise from all around. After 2010, he did after in a few movies and TV series that were enough to keep him floating on TV screens.
Edward has lost his bright acting career, his girlfriends, and his wife for his substance abuses and arrests. He is single and suffering for his deeds. He claims to give up all his bad habits and looking for acting jobs in TV series and movies.