About John Goodman
It has been reported that John Goodman net worth is as high as 65 million dollars, which shows his successful career in cinema industry. He has been active in acting, voice acting and comedy. However, he is mostly known for his role in the TV show called “Roseanne”, which was broadcasted between the years 1988-1997. In the show, he portrayed a role of Dan Conner. The show was a huge hit and it added a lot of financial success to John Goodman net worth, as well. Also, because of his appearance in that show, John Goodman became a recipient of a Golden Globe Award in the category of the Best Actor in 1993.
In addition, John Goodman is known as a voice actor. He is known as a voice actor from movies, such as “Monsters, Inc.” and “Monsters University”. These animations also gained a lot of worldwide success and it added up to the overall amount of John Goodman net worth, too.
Other roles, for which he is also known, include the ones in films such as “The Hangover Part III”, “Argo”, “The Artist” and “Flight”. In addition, in films, he has been collaborating with Coen brothers and their collaboration could be seen in films, such as “The Big Lebowski”, “Raising Arizona” and “Barton Fink”.
John Goodman was born in Missouri in 1952. His father died of a heart attack when John Goodman was only 2 years old. When he was a student at high school, John Goodman excelled in theater classes as well as in sports. In addition, he went to Missouri State University on a football scholarship. Also, he attended drama classes with such well known Hollywood stars as Tess Harper and Kathleen Turner. Thus he enjoyed both acting classes and football.
Unfortunately, he suffered an injury which prevented him for seeking a career as a professional football player. Thus, he decided to focus on his acting career, which today brings millions of dollars to the total estimate of John Goodman net worth.
In 1985, he appeared in his first play in Broadway, which was called “Big River”. Later, he got a lot of guest appearances and roles in various comedy shows. He was also a guest star at “Late Night with Conan O’Brien”. Therefore, comedy also added some extra money to the total amount of his net worth. For thirteen times, John Goodman has also hosted “Saturday Night Live”.