Beau Bridges is an American actor and director known for his roles in miniseries such as The Second Civil War, Without Warning: The James Brady Story and The Positively True Adventures of the Alleged Texas Cheerleader-Murdering Mom for all of which he received Emmy Awards.
Beau Bridges comes from a family of acting background; his parents & brother Jeff Bridges are all noted actors.
How Much Is Beau Bridges’ Net Worth in 2020?
The 78-year-old actor who has been credited in more than 70 movies and about 90 television shows has been a celebrated member of the Hollywood. Bridges made appearances in movies beginning at an early age of seven and remains active even today.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Bridges has an estimated net worth of $16 million as of February 2020.
Records 206 Acting Credits & Won Grammy Award
Beau Bridges had an uncredited role in the 1948 movie Force of Evil as a child actor. He and his brother Jeff Bridges made regular appearances at his father’s show Lloyd Bridges Show.
His actual professional career began in 1970 when started finding roles in movies and television shows. He appeared in movies such as The Landlord (1970), The Other Side of the Mountain (1975), Greased Lightning (1977), Norma Rae (1979), Heart Like a Wheel (1983), and The Hotel New Hampshire (1984).
In 1989, he starred alongside his brother Jeff in The Fabulous Baker Boys, making it his most known role.
Afterward, he appeared in movies such as The Wizard(1992), Fearless (1993), Hidden in America(1996), Rocketman (1997) Songs in Ordinary Time (2000), Charlotte’s Web(2006), Max Payne(2008) and All About Nina (2018).
He also had an uncredited role in Jerry Maguire (1996) with Tom Cruise, Cuba Gooding Jr., and Renée Zellweger.
Beau Bridges has an equally extensive career in film and TV series as well. He was a regular cast member in the 1962-63 television series Ensign O’Toogle, Harts of the West (1993-94), Stargate SG-1 (2005-07), The Millers (2013-16), Masters of Sex (2013-2016), Homeland (2018).
He is also a Grammy Award winner for providing a voice to the spoken word album An Inconvenient Truth. He has been nominated for several Primetime Emmy Awards all for his roles in miniseries for which he won Golden Globe Awards.
What Properties Does He Own?
Beau Bridges lived in Hidden Hills Estate, California in a six-bathroom six-bedroom house covering an area of 7,000 square feet surrounded by a 1.16 acres land. The estate was built in 1976. In 2010, the actor listed the house on sale for $3.25 million but failed to attract any buyers.
The veteran thespian again listed the house in 2011, this time for $2.85 million. The actor hasn’t had much luck since the property is yet to be sold in 2020.
Is Married Twice & Fathers 5 Children
Lloyd Vernet Bridges III was born on December 9, 1941, to actors Lloyd Bridges and Dorothy Bridges in Los Angeles, California. He is the eldest among his siblings, Jeff, Lucinda and Garett who died in infancy.
He was named Beau after a character on the 1936 American novel Gone with the Wind. He adapted this nickname as his screen name being called Beau Bridges. Beau aspired to be a basketball star when he was younger and even played in his freshman year while he studied at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). In 1959, he joined the United States Coast Guard as a second class officer and served for eight years.
In 1964, Beau married Julie Landfield after which Landfield gave birth to his two sons Casey Bridges and Jordan Bridges. Bridges and Landfield later divorced in 1984 after 20 years of marriage. Bridges wasted no time in finding another wife, he married Wendy Treece the same year with whom he has three kids, Dylan Bridges, Ezekiel Bridges, and Emily Bridges.
Bridges is a strict Christian and has been practicing veganism since 2004.