About Kurt Russell
Kurt Russell is well known in cinema industry. He is known as an actor from big screen and television productions and these involvements have added a lot to the total estimate of Kurt Russell net worth, which has been announced to reach 70 million dollars. He began acting when being still a child and at first appeared in various TV commercials and TV series. Also, he was casted for a leading role of TV series called “The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters”, which ran between the years 1963-1964.
In the 1970s, Kurt Russell was signed to Walt Disney Company and the contract stated that it was valid for ten years. Being signed to this company, Kurt Russell became a huge star of the 70s and this career started to bring huge sums of money to Kurt Russell net worth, as well. In 1979, he got one of the most important nominations – Emmy Award – which was given to him for his appearance in a movie made for television called “Elvis”. In 1984, Kurt Russell appeared alongside Meryl Streep in a movie called “Silkwood” and for his appearance in it, Kurt Russell was even nominated to get a Golden Globe award.
During the 1980s, Kurt Russell worked quite closely with a director John Carpenter and appeared in several movies of his, such as “Escape from New York” and “Escape from L.A. In 1982, Kurt Russell also appeared in a horror movie by John Carpenter, which was called “The Thing”. In 1986, Kurt Russell appeared in kung fu action film with comedic elements called “Trouble in Little China”. These films have become hits in box office, which means that Kurt Russell net worth also increased a lot.
In 1994, Kurt Russell appeared in a military movie called “Stargate”. In 2004, Kurt Russell also acted in another popular film called “Mircale”, where he portrayed a role of Olympic hockey coach named Herb Brooks and for his appearance in it, Kurt Russell gained a lot of praise from film critics. In 2006, he appeared in a disaster drama called “Poseidon” and two years later, he starred in “Death Proof”, which was directed by Quentin Tarantino.
In the 1950s, Kurt Russell got involved into acting industry. At that time, he was still a child and appeared as a supporting role in some TV series, such as “Sugarfoot”. Thus, he has come a long way until he became one of the most respected cinema stars and this career has brought a lot of financial success to Kurt Russell net worth, too.