Liam Neeson Has Astounding Net Worth of $145 Million
Liam Neeson is an Irish actor who is widely known for his exceptional works in movies like Nell, Michael Collins, Les Miserables, Taken, Batman Begins, and The Grey.
Neeson is one of the most successful actors with an Academy Award, a BAFTA Award, and three Golden Globe Awards under his name.
In addition, Empire magazine ranked him in both the “100 sexiest Stars in Film History” and “The Top 100 Movie Stars of All Time”. Over the years, he amassed an astounding net worth of $145 million.
How Did Liam Neeson Make Money?
Liam Neeson began his career doing various odd jobs like forklift operator to the truck driver. He then worked as a stage actor upon his return in hometown Belfast at the Lyric Players’ Theatre in 1976.
Likewise, Neeson made his film debut in Pilgrim’s Progress as Evangelist or Jesus Christ in 1978. Thereafter, he appeared in other movies including The Bounty, Lamb, The Delta Force, and many more.
Similarly, he worked alongside popular artists such as Morgan Freeman, Elizabeth Banks, Tom Hardy, Chris Pratt, Alison Brie, and Nick Offerman.
Moreover, he starred in some of the most popular movies with the box office collections of hundreds of millions of dollars which are given below:
|1999||Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace||$1.027 Billion|
|2002||Star Wars: Episode II – Attack Of The Clones||$649.4 Million|
|2005||The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe||$745 Million|
|2008||The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian||$419.7 Million|
|2012||The Dark Knight Rises||$1.085 Billion|
|2012||Taken 2||$376.1 Million|
|2014||The Lego Movie||$469.1 Million|
In addition, Neeson made a television debut in Play for Today as Dermont in 1978. Since then, he has appeared in many series including Ellis Island, If Tomorrow Comes, The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century, Family Guy, Inside Amy Schumer, and The Orville.
According to The Richest, Neeson earned $5 million in 2008, 20 million in 2012 and 32 million in 2013. Moreover, from the Taken franchise, he collected the remunerations of around $35 million.
Endorsement and Insurance
Talking about his endorsement deals, he works as an Irish Goodwill Ambassador of UNICEF. Likewise, he appeared in the Super Bowl commercial of Clash of Clans in 2015.
In July 2013, Liam Neeson collaborated with UNICEF to start the End Violence Against Children campaign. The campaign launched the awareness program targeting children that are victims of bullying and abuse.
Likewise, he was involved in various charity organizations such as the American Foundation for AIDS Research, Clothes Off Our Back, Great Ormond Street Hospital, ONE Campaign, and so on.
Liam Neeson is a multimillionaire with a hefty fortune of $145 million as of 2019. Like any other respected citizen, Liam also pays the income tax as well as property tax to the government.
A person with a net worth of $10 million has to submit around $3,630,000 to the government as tax. So, being a multimillionaire, Neeson is liable to pay a huge sum as tax.
Assets: House and Cars
Liam Neeson purchased a 37-acre property outside of Millbrook, New York, just before his marriage to actress Natasha Richardson. The estate cost a couple of around $3,708,000 and later bought another 16 acres of property next to their estate.
In addition, Liam Neeson is fond of automobiles and has a number of cars under his name. He owns Chevrolet Suburban worth $66,000 and BMW 5 Series which has a starting price at $54,395.
He also has Bentley Continental GTC ($225,000), Audi Q7 ($57,900), and Mercedes E Class ($53,500).
Liam Neeson’s Wiki (Family & Education)
Liam Neeson was born on June 7, 1952, in Ballymena, County Antrim, Northern Ireland. He was born to father Bernard Neeson, a caretaker, and mother Katherine Neeson, a cook. As for siblings, he has three sisters; Elizabeth, Bernadette, and Rosaleen.
Neeson holds the citizenship of Ireland, the U.K., and the U.S. and is Caucasian by ethnicity. He was named after a local priest of the Roman Catholic church. He took boxing lessons at the All Saints Youth Club and won a number of titles. He had a keen interest in acting in childhood.
As for education, he enrolled at Queen’s University Belfast where he studied physics and computer science but left in the middle.
Personal Life: His Marriage With Natasha & Girlfriends
Liam Neeson is possibly single as of August 2019. He was in a relationship with actress Helen Mirren in 1980. The couple first met at the set of the movie Excalibur and started dating. They lived together for five years and split in 1985.
Neeson married actress Natasha Richardson on July 3, 1994. The pair met during the shooting of the movie Nell in January 1993. Shortly after, they started dating and after a year got married.
Richardson gave birth to two children Michael Neeson on June 22, 1995, and Daniel Jack Neeson on August 27, 1996.
The two were living a happy life until an accident happened. In 2009, during skiing at the Mont Tremblant, Natasha fell down and suffered a severe head injury and died in the hospital.
Neeson was in a relationship with few celebrities including, Julia Roberts, Brook Shields, Barbra Streisand, and Freya St. Johnston.
Age & Height
Liam Neeson is 67 years old as of 2019. He stands tall at 6 feet 4 inches or 193 cm.