Russell Ira Crowe is a well-acclaimed actor who has worked in plenty of hit Hollywood movies. He is the cousin of legendary cricketer Martin David Crowe. Russell received global fame for his role of Maximus in the epic movie Gladiator. He won a plethora of awards for this movie that include London Film Critics Circle Award, Broadcast Film Critics Association Award, and Academy Award among others. Are you looking to know about the net worth of Russell Crowe in 2018? If yes, then check out the complete post carefully.
Early Life & Biography
This amazing actor was born on 7th April 1964 in the home of John Alexander Crowe and Jocelyn Yvonne in the city of Wellington. Both of his parents were filming caterers along with operating a hotel. Also, his grandfather Stan Wemyss was the one to record footage of the Second World War.
At the age of four, Russell moved to the Sydney, Australia along with his family in the hope of a better career. He has completed his schooling from the Vaucluse Public School and Sydney Boys High School. He relocated back to New Zealand at the age of 14 with his family. He studied in the Auckland Grammar School along with his cousin brothers Jeff Crowe and Martin Crowe. Russell has also studied in the Mount Roskill Grammar School for some time. However, Crowe leaves the studies after some years with a motive to pursue a career in acting.
Russell has an on & off relationship with his first wife Danielle Spencer for many years. He met this Australian singer in 1989, but the two separated after some years. After that, he involved in a relationship with Meg Ryan. However, it was short-lived as Crowe reconciled with Spencer in 2001. The couple married in April 2003 in Nana Glen.
They have two sons together named Tennyson Spencer Crowe and Charles Spencer Crowe. They separated with each other in April 2018 after a marriage of 15 years. Presently, he is residing in Rose Bay that located in Eastern parts of Sydney.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Crowe starts a career by working as a musician and released singles like Shattered Glass and even operated a music venue in Auckland. He gets his first career break with a role in TV serial Neighbours in 1990. In the same year, Russell made his film debut with the role of Jack Corbett in the Prisoners of the Sun.
This role let bag roles in plenty of other movies like The Insider, Hammers Over the Anvil, Love in Limbo, Romper Stomper, and Heaven’s Burning. However, he gained international recognition with movie Gladiator that releases in 2000. Overall, he has worked in more than 40 movies and three television serials in his career.
Russell is the winner of four ACCTA Awards, one BAFTA Award, one Academy Award, one Screen Actors Guild Award, and 21 Critics Awards due to his incredible performance over the past two decades. The audience and critics hugely praised his acting in movie Noah that releases in 2014.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Russell Crowe is $110 million. We believe no one will get surprised by seeing this number considering the box office of his movies. He is the owner of an antique jeep and two large houses situated in Rose Bay and North Queensland. All these things together increase his net worth to such great heights.
Russell Crowe is one of the best actors in the world who has attained so much success in his life. We believe he will come back strong after his divorce in 2018.