Will Poulter is an English actor most known for his appearances in movies like The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, We’re the Millers, The Maze Runner, The Revenant, Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, and Midsommar.
The 27-year-old has been an on-screen presence since 2007 and while might not have a decades-long résumé, he makes up for in stealing the spotlight from others more experienced than he.
In this article, we look at the net worth of Will Poulter.
What is the Net Worth of Actor Will Poulter? Salary Details
As of June 2020, Will Poulter has a net worth of $5 million. His wealth comes from his tenure as an actor.
Poulter made his on-screen debut at age 14 in the 2007 comedy movie, Son of Rambow.
His drama teacher, Laura Lawson, was instrumental in helping his career take off. She rounded out the members of the Harridan School drama class and started the sketch comedy show, School of Comedy. Poulter was one of the performers on the sketch comedy show and played various characters.
Poulter’s breakthrough role came as Eustace Scrubb in the third installment of The Chronicles of the Narnia movie franchise, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (2010).
In 2014, Poulter had two high-profile roles, first in the crime comedy-drama, Plastic; and later in the much more successful dystopian sci-fi teen drama, The Maze Runner.
Poulter starred opposite Dylan O’Brien and Kaya Scodelario in the critically and commercially successful movie, once again demonstrating his versatility as an actor. He reprised his role in the third and final installment in The Maze Runner movie franchise, 2018’s Maze Runner: The Death Cure.
He had yet another acclaimed turn as Jim Bridger opposite Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, and Domhnall Gleeson in the 2015 drama, The Revenant.
From 2017 to 2019, Poulter had three high-profile appearances: first, as the racist police officer Philip Krauss in the 2017 period drama, Detroit; then as game developer Colin Ritman in the 2018 sci-fi movie, Black Mirror: Bandersnatch; and as Mark in the 2019 folk horror, Midsommar.
Box Office Earnings
The table below shows the box-office revenue of some of the most commercially successful movies that Will Poulter has had appearances in.
|The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (2010)||$140–155 million||$415 million|
|We’re the Millers (2013)||$37 million||$270 million|
|The Maze Runner (2014)||$34 million||$348.3 million|
|The Revenant (2015)||$135 million||$533 million|
|Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018)||$62 million||$288.2 million|
|Midsommar (2019)||$9 million||$47.9 million|
Will Poulter: Short Biography
Poulter was born William Jack Poulter, the son of nurse Caroline Barrah and physician Neil Poulter. Born on January 28, 1993, in Hammersmith, London, England, the 27-year-old is tall and stands at a towering 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 meters).
Poulter studied at Harrodian School in Barnes, South-west London, but due to learning and development disorders like dyslexia and dyspraxia, he always struggled. He found solace in drama and with the help of a supportive drama teacher, was able to pursue a career in it.