This is one of the unique actors who had the signs of his greatness since his childhood. At the age of 7, Elijah Wood turned to model after which on the age of 9, made a film debut from which he became most critically acclaimed and successful child actors. This greatly encouraged him which has always led to him to keep his career successful into all the stages.
He found great success in the various roles he played in films both as a child actor, teenage actor and in different other fields. With this, you surely are sure of his greatness from his career success. Keep reading this article to know more about the net worth of Elijah Wood in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Elijah Wood was born on 28th January 1981 in Cedar Rapids, Lowa in the United States. His father’s name was Warren Wood while his mother was known as Debra Krause and the parents were delicatessen operators. Elijah had two siblings; a brother and a sister in which he was the second born. This is one of the few characters who had a very successful early life through which he recognized his career at a very early stage.
Being raised in a Roman Catholic, Wood showed clearly that he was gifted with performance skills from which he began modeling at the age of 7 and then took piano lessons so that he would improve his musical abilities.
He is said to have dated Bijou Phillips in 1999 though they later separated. Rumors circulated indicating that Elijah Wood was dating Franka Potente in the year 2003 though there was no confirmation to indicate whether they were couples. This is so as he is known for keeping his private life off the public. In the year 2005 to 2010, Elijah Wood met Pamela Racine in the ‘Everything Is Illuminated’ from which it is believed that Elijah had commitment issues which led to divorce.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Due to his natural desire for acting and modeling, his family was forced to migrate to Los Angeles from where he got more exposure to his career. He then registered himself for an International Modeling and Talent Association Annual Convention. His career got root in 1988 where he got a large breakthrough in the Paul Abdul’s video known as Forever Your Girl. He then participated in several other films which include; Child in the Night, Back to the Future Part II, Avalon in 1990 which got four Academy Awards nominations.
He got more fame from the Avalon where he got much demand. He continued in his profession in other films such as; Forever Young, Radio Flyer, The Adventure of Huck Finn, The Good Son, North and The War. He got a smooth transition to the mainstream lead hero in which he played a part in films such as The Ice Storm, Oliver Twist, Tony Bill’s, Ang Lee’s, James Toback’s, The Faculty, Chain of Fools and Black and White. He continued enjoying fame as an actor from which he even tried by making a tryst in TV and also entered the music industry by launching his own record called Simian Records.
Net Worth & Earnings
His earnings have greatly improved with investment in various fields. Elijah Wood has actively played a part in the Film industry, playing roles in TV and also in the Music Industry. With much fame since his childhood, he has gained easy breakthroughs in everything he does. This has, therefore, led to his high net worth he has continually got from all his earnings. He has had one of his mansions being bought in 2013 for a price of $1 Million which has contributed highly to his net worth. Currently, he has an estimated net worth of $35 Million.
Elijah Wood is a rare person to meet in which most celebrities have always struggled to achieve and have success in their careers. He has had a smooth time since his childhood making all his life a success. His relationship status is not well known as he is a character who prefers keeping it private.