About Ron Howard
Ron Howard net worth has been estimated to reach 140 million dollars. The main sources of his net worth include acting, film directing and producing, producing various TV shows and also screen writing. Born in 1954, Ron Howard whose full name is Ronald William Howard was also known in his younger days when being only a child he appeared on various TV commercials and TV shows. When he was a child, Ron Howard made frequent appearances on the TV show called “The Andy Griffith Show”.
When Ron Howard became a teenager, he was chosen to appear in the “Happy Days”, where he portrayed the character of Richie Cunningham. Both shows brought first millions of dollars to Ron Howard net worth. Moreover, the first films he appeared in were “American Graffiti” which was released in 1973 and “The Shootist” released in 1976. He played the role in the film “The Shootist” while he was still appearing on the set of the “Happy Days”. In addition to hiss acting career, Ron Howard has been a very successful director since he started getting involved in it.
His first film which Ron Howard directed was called “Grand Theft Auto” and it was released in 1977. He got involved into film directing so much, that he left “Happy Days” in order to concentrate on his career as a film director. The most popular films which Ron Howard directed include the Christmas all time favorite “How the Grinch Stole Christmas”, the award winning film “Cocoon”, “A Beautiful Mind” and “Apollo 13”.
The films grossed very high both domestically and internationally, which also increased Ron Howard net worth a lot. In 2003, Ron Howard got the award which he sees as one of the most important – the National Medal of Arts. Ron Howard was born to his parents, who both were involved into cinema business. His mother was an actress and his father was an actor, film director and screenwriter. Thus, having acting talent in his genes and feeling pressure from the outside, Ron Howard also decided to get involved into ccc.
The family moved to live in Hollywood, where they lived near the set where “The Andy Griffith Show” was filmed. They lived in Hollywood for three years and after that moved to live to Burbank. In 1959, Ron Howard debuted in the film called “The Journey” which is considered to be his first credited role. Thus, with so many different involvements into cinema industry, Ron Howard net worth is expected to be even higher in the future.