Jeff Goldblum is a renowned actor who hails from the United States of America and has best been known for appearing in multiple science fiction films, Independence Day and Jurassic Park. His excellent skills have seen him feature in some of the highest earning films of our era. Other films that he featured in included ‘Invasion of the Body Snatchers’ and ‘Into the Night.’ Other films that have made them very famous includes ‘The Tall Guy,’ ‘Igby Goes Down’ and ‘Adam Resurrected.’ Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth of Jeff Goldblum in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Jeffrey Lynn Goldblum was conceived in the year 1952 on October 22nd in West Homestead which is located in Pennsylvania, United States of America. His parents are Harold L Goldblum, who was working as a doctor and his mother Shirley Goldblum, who served as a radio broadcaster and later owned an appliances firm.
He has one sister and a brother, Pamela Goldblum and Goldblum Lee who worked as a broker. Jeff has also had another brother named Rick Goldblum, who was born in 1948 and later died in the year 1971 as a result of kidney failure. He studied at the Taylor Allerdice High School and later moved to the New York and joined Neighborhood Playhouse Which had a school of acting where he studied more on acting.
The first time that Jeff got married was in the year 1980 to Patricia Gaul, and their marriage lasted for six years before they broke up. A year later in the year 1987, he got married to an actress, writer, and film producer by the name Geena Davis and they got divorced in the year 1990.
Jeff stayed for over ten years without getting married and in 2014 that was when he tied the knot with a Canadian aerialist, dancer and a contortionist by the name Emilie Livingstone. The couple has been blessed with two children, who are all male, Charlie Goldblum and River Goldblum who were born in 2015 and 2017 respectively.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Jeff Goldblum started his career in the theatrical performance, and he was in a rock music band that was known as ‘Two Gentleman of Verona.’ In the year 1974, Jeff would make his first appearance in the television arena in an action film by the name ‘Death Wish.’
Other appearances that he has been able to make in other films do include the California Split, Nashville, and the Next Stop. In the mid-1980s, Jeff Goldblum landed major acting roles in various films. He would appear in detective comedy series that got to air on the ABC Tenspeed and the Brown Shoe that was followed by a drama series by the name ‘Threshold’ and it was later followed by a horror film which was aired on NBC horror film.
Jeff continued and appeared in very many TV and film series. Among the most known movies that he has appeared in does include Jurassic Park film and Independence Day. Among the awards that he has won does include COFCA Award for the Best Ensemble among many others.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Jeff Goldblum is estimated to be over $45 million. It has been estimated that he earned over $9 million as his annual salary and made a large chunk of the fortune from his career in acting. He has appeared in very many movies and television films. In the film titled ‘Independence Day,’ he earned over $6 million and in the film ‘Jurassic Park,’ he was paid over $10 million.
Jeff is among the greatest actors of our time who has received huge payment in the industry. His skills have seen him get to feature in some of the best films that do include ‘Independence Day Film’ and Jurassic Park. He is still active in the industry, and hence his net worth is expected to rise in the coming years.