Al Pacino Net Worth Is $185 Million
Alfredo James Pacino was born in New York City on April 25, 1940 and is best known for his role in The Godfather. His net worth is $185 million which makes him one of the richest actors. Besides being an actor, he has also been actively involved in directing, screenwriting and producing films. Al Pacino is an Academy Award winning actor and has received seven nominations to date for the Oscars. It was not just his skills that he became the Italian mobster Michael Corleone in The Godfather trilogy, but also because he himself hails from an Italian American family. His maternal grandparents came to America from Corleone, Sicily.
Al Pacino dropped out of school because of his lack of interest in most of the classes. He had to leave his home and pursue less paying jobs to make his ends meet. While he was at the Herbert Berghof Studio learning acting, he had to sleep on the streets at times. Pacino says that he owes his success to the Actors Studio and his work in theatre is what has made him such a successful actor. Me, Natalie gave him the first acting break and it was the 1971 film The Panic in Needle Park that brought him to the attention of Francis Ford Coppola, who cast him in the blockbuster The Godfather series of films starting in 1972. The movie won him the nomination to the Academy Awards but he boycotted it.
He starred in many films throughout his career like Serpico, Dick Tracy, Scent of a Woman, Glengarry Glen Ross, and Dog Day Afternoon. Although his lead role in Scent of a Woman won him the Oscar, most people still recognize him as Michael Corleone. Besides, He is the winner of four Golden Globe Awards and two Emmy Awards. His net worth allows him to live in magnificent homes and drive crazy cars.