About Leif Garrett
It has been announced that the total size of Leif Garrett net worth is 1 thousand dollars. Leif Garrett has earned his fame through his career as a singer, actor and TV personality. These three careers have raised his image in show business and they also added up to the overall amount of Leif Garrett net worth.
He was born in Hollywood, California in 1961. In the end of the 1970s, Leif Garrett became a huge star and was soon established as a teen idol. However, later he got more publicity not because of his work in show business, but because of the fact that he got involved into many legal troubles and alcohol and drug use, which decreased Leif Garrett net worth a lot. When he was only 5 years old, Leif Garrett got involved into acting business. Initially, he appeared in some TV commercials and later he got famous because of his role in the production called “Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice”, which was released in 1969. In this production, Leif Garrett appeared as Jimmy Henderson, a role which made him very famous.
Soon, he became very loved amongst teenage girls, which made him a huge teen idol.
His acting skills guaranteed him a role on the show called “Family” which aired on the ABC network in the period of 1976-1980. He also appeared in a couple of movies at the same time, such as “The Medicine Hat Stallion” and “Peter Lundy”. Thus, his acting career has made him a more known man and it also increased the overall amount of Leif Garrett net worth.
After these roles, Leif Garrett began his career as a pop singer, which secured his place in teenage girls hearts. Soon he got an opportunity to get signed to Atlantic Records. Under this label Leif Garrett released a single called “Surfin’ USA” by the Beach Boys.
However, he soon became one of those celebrities whose star decreased because of the fact that he got involved into legal troubles and drug and alcohol use. This also resulted into a collapse in his career in acting and music. In the 1980s as well as 1990s, Leif Garrett tried to come back to the acting and music industries, however, unsuccessfully. Leif Garrett has been nicknamed as the has-been and his comeback did not reach much attention neither from the public, nor critics.