Uri Geller is an illusionist from Israel who also works as a psychic. He is a television personality and also a magician. He performs various forms of illusions and is known for spoon bending. Geller has been active in his career for over four decades. He has written books and appeared in many television shows. Here is a quick summary of net worth of Uri Geller in 2018, career and earnings.
Early Life & Biography
Uri Geller is the son of Margaret Manzy Freud and Itzhaak Geller. He was born in Tel Aviv, Israel on 20 December 1946. He later moved to Nicosia, Cyprus along with his family.
After completing his high school, he went to the Terra Santa College. Following that, Geller was in the Israeli Army and was wounded in an action. In 1968, he used to work as a model and also used to perform in nightclubs. Later, he started performing in theaters, universities, and military bases.
In 1979, Uri Geller got married to Hanna Shtrang. The couple has two children named Daniel and Natalie Geller. He is a vegetarian and is a fan of Elvis Presley. He can speak English, Hebrew, and Hungarian. He serves as International Friends of Magen David Adom’s president.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Uri Geller achieved wider fame by performing telepathy, dowsing, and psychokinesis. He has done various forms of illusions like spoon bending, making watches run faster and describing drawings.
He became a popular name in Israel by 1971. The following year, Uri left for Europe and started performing illusions. In 1991, he stopped the most famous clock in Britain. He has also written many articles and columns for various print media.
His autobiography entitled ‘My Story’ was published in 1975. He has also written other nonfictional books like ‘Mind Medicine’, ‘Unorthodox Encounters’, ‘The Geller Effect’, ‘Little Book of Mind Power’, ‘Confessions of a Psychic and a Rabbi’, and ‘Uri Geller’s Fortune Secrets’.
Geller’s fictional books are ‘Ella’, ‘Shawn’, ‘Pampini’, and ‘Dead Cold’. In 2009, he became the executive producer of the film ‘Once Upon a Time in Dublin’. In 2001, he was seen in the movie ‘Sanitarium’. He has also appeared in the 2014 movie ‘An Honest Liar’.
He has been the featured story of many articles and has also appeared in several documentaries and television shows.
Awards & Achievements
Uri Geller is a multi-talented person. His biggest achievement is to be a successful magician and TV personality. The programs documented about his life have won many awards.
Net Worth & Earnings
The estimated net worth of Uri Geller is more than $25 million. The illusionist has made this net worth by performing in several countries across the world. He has appeared in many TV shows like ‘’ CNN Inside Edition’, ‘Tonight Show with Jay Leno’, ‘The View’, and ‘The Today Show’. He has produced films and has also invented many things.
Uri Geller is a popular name in the world. He made quite an impression for himself and has appeared for many TV channels. He has also recorded an album in 1975 with Byron Janis. He has given many motivational lectures and is the founder of The Uri Geller Charitable Foundation.