Jack Nicholson, an American actor, producer, screenwriter, and director, a three-time Academy Award winner, and 12-time nominee has a net worth of 400 million dollars. He is well known for playing a wide range of starring or supporting roles, including satirical comedy, romance and dark portrayals of excitable and psychopathic characters. Jack Nicholson is treated as one of the wealthiest, most award-nominated actor and one of the most successful actors in Hollywood and has appeared in 64 films. Nicholson was born on April 22, 1937, in Neptune, New Jersey. He was raised by his grandparents, but the shocking factor is that the actor believed them to be his parents until they died.
Jack Nicholson Actor Net Worth 2015
NET WORTH: $400 MILLION
He received the Academy Awards in the category of the Best Actor two times for the roles in the movies called “One Flew over the Cuckoos’ Nest” and “As Good As it Gets”. He also won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for the role in the movie entitled “Terms of Endearment” and hence strengthened Jack Nicholson Net Worth.
With 12 Academy Award nominations (eight for Best Actor and four for Best Supporting Actor), Nicholson is the most-nominated male actor in Academy Awards history. Only Nicholson, Michael Caine, Paul Newman, and Laurence Olivier have been nominated for an acting (lead or supporting) Academy Award in five decades. With three Oscar wins, Nicholson also ties with Walter Brennan, Daniel Day-Lewis, Ingrid Bergman and Meryl Streep for the second-most Oscar wins in acting categories. Only Katharine Hepburn, with four Oscars, has won more. Such huge success adds a lot of money to the overall amount of Jack Nicholson net worth. He started his career in Hollywood when he was chosen to work for William Hanna and Joseph Barbera in the making of their cartoons. His first appearance in the big screen was in 1958 when he debuted in the teen thriller called “The Cry Baby Killer”. At the beginning of his career, Jack Nicholson worked closely with huge stars such as Roger Corman, who was also the producer of his debut movie that he had appeared in.
Besides his screen works, he has also worked behind the cameras as a writer, producer, and a director. “Five Easy Pieces”, “Chinatown”, “The Shining”, “Red”, “Batman”, “A Few Good Men” and “The Departed” were Nicholson’s most successful movies that he had appeared in. And most of his fans remembers him for playing the lead role in the movie “Batman” which was released in the year 1989 and adding huge sums of revenue into Jack Nicholson Net Worth.