Arnold Schwarzenegger is a 73 year old actor in Hollywood. He has spent over 5 decades entertaining people by appearing in films like escape plan, Terminator Genisys, Terminator 2: judgment day and many more. Arnold recently bagged the title of being the highest paid hero in the world. Being the highest paid hero in the world, let’s know about his net worth.
What is Arnold Schwarzenegger’s net worth?
With such a massive career in Hollywood, it’s 100% sure that Arnold Schwarzenegger’s net worth will leave you shocked. Arnold Schwarzenegger’s net worth is at a big fat $400 million, which we commoners can only dream of reaching. There are an immense number of high grossing films as well as franchises to his name in Hollywood. (Read also : BTS’ Net Worth Set To Soar As Shares Of Their Label Big Hit Doubles Its IPO Price )
The Terminator franchise started in the year 1984 when Arnold was playing the human-friendly robot that was sent to the past in order to kill Sarah Connor. Since the role, Arnold Schwarzenegger has appeared in 6 Terminator movies till now.
Not only Terminator franchise but Arnold Schwarzenegger is also part of the Expendables franchise which has released 3 films as of now. He has been a part of all types of films; from action to comedy you can find the name of Arnold Schwarzenegger everywhere.
When we talk about action movies, Arnold has appeared in many wonderful action movies like Conan the Barbarian, Total Recall, Predator, True Lies, Commando etc. on the comedy movies side, he has played notable roles in comedy-dramas Kindergarten Cop, Junior, Jingle All The Way, Twins etc.
For the movie Terminator, Arnold Schwarzenegger has received $75,000 which went on to earn him about $80 million worldwide. For predator, he earned $3.5 million, $2 million for commando; Total recall got him up to $11 million. Kindergarten cop and Terminator 2 combined have earned him $12 million.
After the release and massive success of Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines, his earnings went to the height of $35 million per film. Terminator 3 is one of the crucial reasons for Arnold Schwarzenegger’s net worth to stand in the place it is now. (Read also : Simon Cowell’s Net Worth 2020 : Check Out How Well Off The ‘America’s Got Talent’ Judge Is )
In the peak seasons of his career, Arnold Schwarzenegger earned from $20 million to $30 million on each film. At the time, he invested a lot of money in real estate. As i write this, reports show that real estate earns Arnold Schwarzenegger about $100 million dollars. (Read also : Net worth of Hamilton cast’s shows actors are ‘living their glory life’ )
Arnold Schwarzenegger early life
Arnold Schwarzenegger early life : he was born way back in time on the 30th of July in the year 1947. He was born in a village called Thal in Austria. Arnold was not very rich (at least compared to his net worth now), his father was an alcoholic local chief of police and his mother was a housewife.
Reports show that his father used to beat up Arnold Schwarzenegger and made fun of his early dreams of becoming a bodybuilder. He later recalled saying “It was a very uptight feeling at home”, it was so uncomfortable that Arnold refused to go to the funeral of his father as well as his brother.
After completing high school, Arnold Schwarzenegger went to a business school. Not too many people know that he was the winner of Mr. Universe Contest in 1967. He won the Mr. Universe Contest at the age of 20 making him the youngest person to do so. Arnold Schwarzenegger is very passionate about bodybuilding and has participated in numerous bodybuilding competitions.
He initially gained popularity as a bodybuilder through which he went on to become a Hollywood star as well as the governor of California.