About Michael Clarke Duncan
Michael Clarke Duncan is known as one of the most notable actors in Hollywood. He is best known for his deep voice and also imposing posture. It has been estimated that Michael Clarke Duncan net worth reaches an amount of 18 million dollars, as of today. He has accumulated his net worth though his many acting ventures, especially those, which he appeared in films.
Michael Clarke Duncan decided to move to Los Angeles in order to seek for a career as an actor, which only a lot time later started to bring him huge sums of money, which helped to accumulate Michael Clarke Duncan net worth, which he has today. In order to survive financially, one of his first jobs in Los Angeles was working as a bodyguard for various celebrities. Some examples of the celebrities which he protected were Notorious B.I.G., Will Smith and L. L. Cool J.
Before he got his big role in the movie “Armageddon”, Michael Clarke Duncan appeared in several TV commercials and TV series as a guest star. In 1998, Michael Clarke Duncan was selected to appear in a hit film “Armageddon” by Michael Bay. The movie added a lot of financial success to the total sum of Michael Clarke Duncan net worth.
In the movie, he became really good friends with another acting star, Bruce Willis. Also, Bruce Willis added a lot to Michael Clarke Duncan appearing in a movie “The Green Mile”, which is considered to be as his breakout role. In this film, Michael Clarke Duncan portrayed a role of John Coffy. The movie also increased the overall amount of Michael Clarke Duncan net worth.
From this time, Michael Clarke Duncan continued to get a lot of roles in high profile cinema productions. These productions were the ones, such as “The Scorpion King” and “The Whole Nine Yards”. Also, in 2001 Michael Clarke Duncan appeared in a film called “Planet of the Apes”, which was remade by Tim Burton. In addition, Michael Clarke Duncan starred in “Daredevil”, where he portrayed a role of a villain named The Kingpin.
In addition to appearing in these high profile productions, he is also known as a voice actor, which is another important source of his net worth. Michael Clarke Duncan has voiced many characters in various different animated TV series as well as animated films. Therefore, acting is a very important source of Michael Clarke Duncan net worth right now.