Winner of the Primetime Emmy Awards for an Outstanding Actor for the movie Death of a salesman, 66-year-old American actor John Malkovich is also a fashion designer and a producer. He has appeared in over 70 films during his career some of which include Being John Malkovich, Johnny English, Red and its sequel Red 2,  The Perks of Being a Wallflower, and Con Air, starring actor Nicolas Cage.

What is John Malkovich’s Net Worth?

The American Comedy Award-winning actor has an estimated net worth of $55 million which he collected from his works in movies, TV shows, and form movie making.

American actor, John Malkovich in Red as Marvin Broggs
Caption: John Malkovich in Red as Marvin Broggs

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His salary from the 1993 film In the Line of Fire, whose box office collection was $177 million, was $1 million.


As of 2006, John resides in a 3,283 sq ft house which is accommodated with 6 bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms. The property was brought by the American actor for the price of $1.585 million.

John Malkovich Movies and TV shows

The Capri Legend Award appeared in a few TV movies like Word of Honor and Say, Goodnight Gracie, before landing a role in the movie Places in the Heart.

The American actor is best remembered for his roles in movies like The Man in the Iron Mask, featuring Leonardo DiCaprio and Jeremy Irons, Johnny English, starring Rowan Atkinson, and Zoolander 2, with Ben Stiller, Penélope Cruz, and Will Ferrell.

He played the role of John Horatio Malkovich in the 1998 film Being John Malkovich and Marvin Boggs in Red and Red 2, starring Bruce Willis and Morgan Freeman.

His current acting project includes working in the TV series The New Pope, with Jude Law.

John Malkovich’s Short Life History

He was born as John Gavin Malkovich in Christopher, Illinois in the United States to Daniel Leon Malkovich and Joe Anne (née Choices). He has three sisters named Rebecca Malkovich, Meliis Malkovich, and Amanda Malkovich, and a brother called Danny Malkovich.

He is of American nationality and his ethnicity is mixed belonging to Serbian, French, German, Scottish, and English ancestry.

As a child, he attended Logan Grade School, Webster Junior High School, and also Benton Consolidated High School.

After his graduation from high school, he enrolled in Eastern Illinois University and later transferred to Illinois State University where he majored in the field of theatrical arts.

Jpohn Malkovich with Nicoletta Peyran
Caption: John Malkovich with wife Nicoletta Peyran 

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The 66-years-old actor has been in a relationship with Nicoletta Peyran since 1989 and has two children named Amandine and Loewy. He was previously married to actress Glenne Headly from 1982-1988.

Besides that, he has been in a relationship with Michelle Pfeiffer in 1988.

Box Office Hits

  • Red (2008) – $199 million
  • The Man in the Iron Mask (1998) – $183 million
  • Johnny English (2003) – $160.5 million
  • Red 2 (2013) – $148.1 million
  • Zoolander 2 (2016) – $56.7 million