Woody Harrelson Net Worth and Salary: Woody Harrelson is an American actor, playwright, and activist who has a net worth of $70 million. He is best known for his Emmy-award winning role as Woody Boyd on NBC’s “Cheers,” but he has also appeared in dozens of movies. His roles in “The People vs. Larry Flynt”, “The Messenger,” and “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” earned him Academy Award nominations.
The Early Life of Woody Harrelson
Early Life: Woody Harrelson was born Woodrow Tracy Harrelson on July 23, 1961, in Midland, Texas. His mother, Diane, was a secretary, and his father, Charles, was a hitman. They divorced in 1964, and after serving 5 years in prison for the murder of a grain dealer, Charles was convicted in the 1979 assassination of federal judge John H. Wood Jr.; he was sentenced to 2 life terms and died in prison from a heart attack in 2007. Woody grew up with 2 siblings, Jordan and Brett, and he has said that the family was poor but always had food on the table. They moved to Diane’s hometown, Lebanon, Ohio, in 1973, and Harrelson graduated from Lebanon High School in 1979. He worked at Kings Island amusement park the summer after graduation, then moved to Hanover, Indiana, to attend Hanover College (which was a Presbyterian college at the time). As a college student, Woody joined the Sigma Chi fraternity and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in theater and English in 1983.
Woody Harrelson Wealth Stats: Salary, Net Worth, and More
Woody Harrelson's net worth, salary and other interesting facts:
|Net Worth||$70 Million|
|Date of Birth||July 23, 1961 (age 61 years)||Gender||Male|
|Height||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|Profession||Actor, Businessperson, Television producer|
|Nationality||United States of America|
Inspirational Quotes by Woody Harrelson
Violence was almost an aphrodisiac for me.Woody Harrelson
I remember my daughter Deni coming along, and she was so pure and caring of everybody and everything. And somehow, this little being managed to get around all the obstacles - the gun turrets, the walls, the moats, the sentries - that were wrapped around my heart. My heart at that time needed her.Woody Harrelson
I wish I'd done 'Dumb and Dumber.' I was offered the part, but I don't think I'd have been better than Jeff Daniels was. Another film I wish I'd done was 'Jerry Maguire.'Woody Harrelson
With 'Hunger Games,' it's about people rising up to fight against a corrupt government that controls them.Woody Harrelson
I try to apply the organic concept to my clothes and bedding as well. There's nothing like swimming in organic cotton sheets.Woody Harrelson