Josh Brolin is a famous actor who famed since the early 1980s. some of the films that he is famed for are ‘Milk,’ ‘No Country for Old Men,’ and ‘W.’ He also stars in the Marvel Cinematic through both voice-acting as well as motion captures. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Josh Brolin in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Josh James Brolin was born on the 12th of February 1968 in Santa Monica, California, the United States of America. His father is James Brolin, a renown actor, and his mother Jane Cameron who was a wildlife activist. His parents divorced when he was 16 years old in 1984.
As a teenager, he joined a punk rock group by the name of ‘Cito Rats.’ He also had a problem with drug use, and he admitted stealing cars in his youth to pay for his drugs. His mother passed away when he was 19 years old.
In 1988, Josh married actress Alice Adair, but they divorced in 1994. They had been blessed with two children. Josh then got into a romantic relationship with actress Minnie Driver which lasted for only six months.
He married Diane Lane, who was also an actress in August 2004. They divorced in 2013. In 2015, Josh got engaged to model Kathryn Boyd who was his former assistant. They tied the knot in September 2016. They announced they are expecting their first child on May 29, 2018.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
Brolin’s career kicked in guest roles on television shows as well as tv films. He later got a significant role in the movie ‘The Goonies’ in 1985. He later guest-starred in the ’21 Jump Street’ series on its first season. After his second film ‘Thrashin,’ Josh turned away from active film acting for a couple of years.
In 1989, he had a breakthrough in the series ‘The Young Riders.’ The series lasted from 1989-1992. He then got many roles in villainous films like ‘Planet Terror,’ ‘American Gangster,’ ‘Milk, ‘Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps,’ and many more. He had a lead role in the Academy Award-winning movie ‘No Country for Old Men.’
His other notable films include ‘Jonah Hex,’ ‘Guardians of the Galaxy,’ ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron,’ and most recently ‘Avengers Infinity War.’ He also has a contract for the role of Nathan in X-Men film series. His first one being ‘Deadpool 2’ in 2018.
Josh was an Oscar nominee for the Best Supporting Actor in the film ‘Milk.’ He also pocketed the NBR and NYFCC Awards. He as well got a nomination for SAG Award and many more.
Net Worth & Earnings
All the efforts in the career of Josh are not in vain. So far, his net worth is $40 million. Acting is the primary source of his fortune. Besides, he is the producer as well as the writer of a few films. All this amounts to his impressive wealth which has enabled him to live a very luxurious life.
Josh Brolin had an acting background from his father. He, however, was not interested until much later in his life. He had to overcome many challenges including drug abuse to get to where he is today. He never gave up even after not making it at first. He was determined to change his life. He has succeeded today and flying high.