How much is Harrison Ford worth? $230 Million
How did Harrison Ford’s earn his money and wealth?
Working with Universal Studios, Harrison gained popularity as an actor who calls himself as an ‘up-and-comer”, characterizing small roles in a string of TV shows from 1960 to 1970s. This American actor and producer has a current net worth of reckoned to be around $230 million as of 2018. He gained visibility as the ‘Han Solo’ character in the original Star Wars trilogy. The major part of his net earnings comes from his incredible contribution to the television and big screen industry. The prominent actor of the 1970’s left everyone open-mouthed with his role play in Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015), for which he commanded a compensation of $19.74million in addition to 0.5% share owner in the revenue generated. The movie alone garnered Ford’s account with a whopping $78.1 million.
Thumping out all 3 of the original “Star Wars” films, The Force Awakens” shattered box office records, slipped down Samuel L. Jackson to second from highest-earning records and got registered as Harrison’s one of the top-grossing films. The American actor Harrison Ford is believed to have yielded $4.7 billion through 41 films in his acting career. Now that’s heaps of praises for the remarkable 72-year-old Hollywood star. Ford received an Oscar and Golden Globe nomination for Witness and received three Golden Globe nominations for Best Actor for Sabrina.
The overall collection of his two films, — “Mosquito Coast”, and “The Fugitive” at box office grossed over $3.4 billion, and his film’s grosses crossed over $6 billion globally. He is believed to have made a massive credit of $65 million from the movies— “Kingdom of the Crystal Skull” and “the Indiana Jones”.
The fame of Ford soared when he made an appearance in the Indiana Jones film series. He has made a mark in the Hollywood film industry performing title characters in several drama-series and action films. Ford is also known for action films and dramatic roles, including films like “What Lies Beneath”, “Random Hearts”, and “Six Days Seven Nights” , and “the Devil’s Own” that helped him bank in a total of $20,000,000.
Ford’s acting in “K-19: The Widowmaker” is included in the top-5 box-office hits, cashing in $25,000,000 and 20% of the gross revenue. His best-selling movie of all time at box office— “Air Force One” garnered over $22,000,000. For his appearance in “Firewall”, he produced a prodigious $15,000,000. The total earnings of Harrison Ford alone from the movies have helped him to stockpile his stupendous net worth till date. He has also been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor, Golden Globe, and BAFTA, among other prestigious awards. He was presented with the AFI Life Achievement Award in 2000.
What are the highest grossing movies of Harrison Ford?
- Star Wars: Episode IV (1977) – A New Hope $322.74M
- Star Wars: Episode VI (1983) – Return of the Jedi $309.13M
- Star Wars: Episode V (1980) – The Empire Strikes Back $290.48M
- Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) – $248.16M
- The Fugitive (1993) – $183.88M
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