Best known for his indomitable martial art skills, Randy Couture is a former martial artist turned actor from America. He was primarily involved in collegiate and Greco-Roman wrestling style. After retiring from wrestling, he stepped into acting. Read on to know more about the career, biography, and net worth of Randy Couture in 2018.
Early Life & biography
Randy was born as Randall Daune Couture on June 22, 1963, in Everett, Washington to Sharan Amelia and Edward Lewis Couture. There is not any more information about his family background. Speaking of his education, he attended Alderwood Middle School. He started wrestling from here. Later, he moved to Lynnwood High School from where he started gaining popularity as a wrestler.
Over his entire lifespan, he married thrice, and none of his marriages worked out. First, he married Sharon in 1981. The couple remained together till 1993. Then, he married Tricia. Their marriage also didn’t last long, and they parted their ways in 2005. In 2006, he married for the third time. This time, his love was Kim Couture. But like other marriages, this was again ended with a divorce. They separated in 2009. Since then, Randy is said to be single. Out of three marriages, he has three kids.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Randy started wrestling when he was in school. During his senior year in school, he won the state wrestling championship and told the world about his skills. Just after his high school, he joined US army and served it nearly for six years as a sergeant. There, he continued wrestling. Finally, he made up to pursue a career in wrestling, so he resigned from the army and started pursuing his dreams. Due to his remarkable skills, he made a place as an alternate member in US wrestling Olympic team in 1988, 1992, and 1996.
Finally, at the age of 33, he made his professional wrestling debut with UFC 13 in 1997. His professional career continued till 2011. During this long span of time, he fought with some of the greatest wrestlers and won many fights. In 2011, he bid the adieu from wrestling and stepped into acting completely. However, he had already made his acting debut in 2005 with the film ‘No Rules’. So far, he has appeared in nearly 20 films.
Speaking of the awards and honors, Randy has won several fights and tournaments over his wrestling career. However, he is yet to win an award in acting.
Net Worth & Earnings
Randy Couture has a successful wrestling career. After that, he branched out in acting and here too he gained success. At present, he is also a wrestling coach. Given the fact, you can assume his net worth. He is involved in many professions, so he must be having a huge net worth. Right? Well, at present, wrestling legend holds a jaw-breaking net worth of $20 million. He has made the major portion of his net worth through his wrestling career. Acting is also a great earning source for him.
Randy Couture has lived two shades of life in a single life. First, he gained the popularity in wrestling and then, amazed the people with his remarkable acting. No doubt, he is a living legend.