About Russell Crowe
One of the most popular and financially successful people in the entertainment industry Russell Crowe net worth has been stated to have an estimate of 65 million dollars. A huge part of it comes from his involvement into acting and music industries. The star was born in 1964 and is known as a musician from New Zealand. His real birth name is Russell Ira Crowe.
In addition to his careers in music and acting, he is also known as a film producer, which brings a lot of money to the overall amount of Russell Crowe net worth. He became a national and international star when he was chosen to act in the movie “Gladiator”, which grossed millions of dollars everywhere in the world. In the movie he portrayed the role of Roman General Maximus Decimus Meridius. The movie was released in 2000 and was directed by Ridley Scott. Because of his role in “Gladiator” he won the award of the Best Actor by many different organizations, such as Academy Awards, Broadcast Film Critics Association Award, Empire Award, London Film Critics Circle Award and many more.
In 1999, he appeared in the movie called “The Insider” where he acted as Jeffrey Wigand who was a tobacco firm whistle blower. Later, he got more and more prominent roles in major films. In addition, Russell Crowe won five awards in the category of the Best Actor because of the portrayal of Jeffrey Wigand and also several nominations in the same category. The movie was a huge hit and increased Russell Crowe net worth a lot.
In 2001 he acted in the movie called “A Beautiful Mind” where he was chosen to portray a role of a talented mathematician and a Noble prize winner John F. Nash. Because of his appearance in the film, he won a lot of awards and received even more nominations.
Other films which added more popularity to the actor include “Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World”, “Cinderella Man”, American Gangster” and “Robin Hood”. Also, because of his impressive job in acting Russell Crowe eve got his own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Critics of the cinema usually refer to the actor as a ‘virtuoso’.
Moreover, Russell Crowe is the owner of a rugby team called South Sydney Rabbitohs. The ownership of the club adds extra money to the total amount of Russell Crowe net worth.