Djimon Hounsou Net Worth and Salary: Djimon Hounsouuu is an Oscar-nominated Beninese-American actor and model who has a net worth of $12 million. He is best known for his appearances in the films “Amistad” (1997), “Gladiator” (2000), “In America” (2003), “Blood Diamond” (2006), and “Furious 7” (2015). He is also known for playing the character Korath the Pursuer in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
The Early Life of Djimon Hounsou
Early Life: Djimon Gaston Hounsou was born in Cotonou, the Republic of Dahomey (now known as Benin), on April 24, 1964. His parents are Albertine and Pierre Hounsou. The Republic of Dahomey was a former French colony, attaining full independence from France in August 1960. Then, in 1975, it was renamed Benin. When he was twelve years old, Hounsou emigrated with his brother, Edmond, to Lyon, France.
Djimon Hounsou Wealth Stats: Salary, Net Worth, and More
Djimon Hounsou's net worth, salary and other interesting facts:
|Net Worth||$12 Million|
|Date of Birth||April 24, 1964 (age 59 years)||Gender||Male|
|Height||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Profession||Actor, Dancer, Film Producer, Model, Voice Actor|
|Nationality||United States of America|
Inspirational Quotes by Djimon Hounsou
Even while modeling, I was still practicing kung fu and boxing as sports.Djimon Hounsou
I was just a very torn child, very wounded in so many areas, with no family support. I happened to the be the fifth child of my family. So everybody was already grown and had left home already.Djimon Hounsou
Rehearsals are set up so that you find out all the nuances about your character. You never want to beat yourself up. It's about finding the right direction, and most of the time, the right direction is not what you think is the right direction. That's why the director's there: to guide you there.Djimon Hounsou
I like stories that have a social impact and social attributes to them. That's the whole reason we make films: to broaden our limited view of things and to see how life is evolving elsewhere.Djimon Hounsou
It's a part of most actors to want to be in an animated feature; to extend the legacy of your career.Djimon Hounsou