How Much Is The Net Worth Of Jack Gleeson?

Jack Gleeson is a popular Irish actor with a net worth of 96 million. He is best known for the role of Joffrey Baratheon in the hit HBO TV series Game of Thrones.

Similarly, Gleeson also appeared in the superhero movie Batman Begins, All Good Children and Tom Waits Made Me Cry to name a few.  

How Much Money Did Jack Gleeson Make From Game Of Thrones?

30-year-old Jack Gleeson began his acting career appearing in the film Reign of Fire in 2002. In the same year, he appeared in the short movie Moving Day.

Additionally, in 2003, Jack acted in the short film Fishtale. The following year, Gleeson featured in Tom Waits Made Me Cry. In 2005, he appeared as a little boy in the film Batman Begins which earned $375.2 million box office under the budget of $150 million.

Moreover, he is a part of the films as Shrooms, A Shine of Rainbows, and All Good Children. Then, in 2011, he began playing Joffrey Baratheon, son of King Robert Baratheon (played by Mark Addy) in the hit series Game of Thrones which changed his career forever, both in terms of money and success.

Jack Gleeson as Joffrey Baratheon in Game of Thrones
Jack Gleeson as Joffrey Baratheon in Game of Thrones

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He was one of the highest-paid actors of the show right behind his co-stars Maisie Williams, Sophie Turner, and Isaac Hempstead Wright who made $175,000 per episode. Similarly, other lead cast members of the show Kit Harington, Emilia Clarke, Peter Dinklage were paid around $500,000 an episode in 2017.

As per the Celebrity NetWorth, Gleeson has a fortune of $6 million while The Richest, claims his wealth as $8 million.

Why Did Jack Gleeson Retire From Screen Acting?

In 2014, Batman Begins actor Jack Gleeson retired from the screen acting after working in Game of Thrones. He does not like being in the limelight so he took a break from films and TV series and decided to concentrate on his studies.

After Game of Thrones, Jack began appearing in the theatre works. His theatre credits include The Giant Blue Hand, Human Child, Bears in Space, The Water Orchard, and Science Fiction Radio Hour.


Jack Gleeson was born on May 20, 1992, in Cork, Ireland. He spent his childhood days along with his siblings, Hannah Gleeson and Rachel Gleeson, however, the identity of his parents are not available.

Game of Thrones actor prefers living a low key life and there are no details of his relationship status.


  1. Jack currently studies at Trinity College.
  2. From 2004 to 2010, he attended Gonzaga College.
  3. He is a part of DU players.
  4. Gleeson co-founded the production company, Collapsing Horse.
  5. The actor is just the opposite of his GOT character Joffrey.
  6. Actor Joaquin Phoenix is the inspiration of Jack for playing his character in GOT.