Javier Bardem is a Spanish actor. Bardem has received Academy Award for the Best Supporting Actor role of Anton Chigurh in the movie “No Country for Old Men” in 2007. He also is known for his roles include Carne tremula, Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Boca a Boca, Maradentro, Los Lunes al sol, Skyfall and Jamon. For his appearance, he got the nominations for SAG and BAFTA award for his best supporting role of lead Actor. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Javier Bardem in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Javier Angel Encinas Bardem was born on March 1, 1969, in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain. His father served as a businessman whereas his mother as an actress. After his birth, both are separated and raised by his mother. He belonged to the good filmy background and known as the grandson of Rafael Bardem and Matilde Sampedro. His nephew Juan Antonio is a famous director and screenwriter. He also studied painting at Madrid’s Escuela de Artes y Oficios four years.
Bardem started dating Vicky Cristina when she is serving as his co-star. After three years of their relationship, the couple married in The Bahamas in 2010. They are having two children’s and didn’t discuss more their personal lives.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
Javier made his first appearance in the small role for the major motion picture The Ages of Lulu and appeared with his mother at the age of 20. After getting noticed, he got the lead male role in the movie Jamon Jamon in 1992. He made his first international success after the role of bullfighter and underwear model. His acting helped him to get chance in the movie Golden balls released on 1993.
In the English speaking world, his talent not determined because of poor English. His role of English was captured first time while working with Alex de la Iglesia’s Perdita Durango as director for playing the role of a bank robber. After gaining experience, he got noticed in the movie Before Night Falls in 2000.
Bardem got his first Academy Award for making the best actor role for Spaniard. For his role In Mar Adentro, he won the best actor award in Venice Film Festival. He won the Golden Globe Award along with Screen Actors Guild award for the best supporting actor and the Critics’ Choice Award for the best supporting role. His career helped him to get more awards to include Screen Actors Guild Award, Goya Awards, European Film Awards, Volpi Cups award and BAFTA award.
Net Worth & Earnings
Javier Bardem has an estimated net worth of $24 million. He earned most of his earnings from his acting career. After getting fame, he got more opportunities to work for Hollywood movies and received more revenue. His assets are continuously increasing which includes his expensive car as well.
Bardem is known for his appearances in different casts and movies. He was raised in the good family related to filmy career and lived with mother after his parents divorced. His acting career helped Javier to receive several achievements in his career and keep appearing as a director and screenwriter.