Liam Neeson Net Worth Is $65 Million
Liam Neeson is a renowned Irish Actor, who is best known for his role in movies such as “Schindler’s List”, “Star Wars”, “Clash of the Titans”, “Chloe”, and “Taken” among others. He was also behind the voice of the lion Aslan, in the famous movie “Chronicles of Narnia”. Not only has he provided his voice for many other animated characters, but he has also voiced many documentaries and video games (such as “Fallout 3”. In 1997, Empire Magazine ranked him 69th in its list of the 100 Greatest Movie Stars of All Time. Neeson’s career in acting has earned him a massive fortune, and his current net worth is estimated to amount to $65 million. Neeson’s biggest pay ever is the $20 million he expects to be paid for his role in Taken 3. His role in Taken 2 earned him $15 million.
Neeson was born on June 7, 1952 in Ballymena, County, Northern Ireland. Prior to becoming an actor, Neeson worked as a truck driver, a forklift operator, an amateur boxer and an architect. He also made a decision to pursue a career in teaching. It was in the course of teaching when he got interested in acting. He debuted in the play titled “The Risen People”, and acted in the Abbey Theatre in Dublin. His prowess in acting was noted and was cast in the movie “Excalibur”. Neeson was cast in several other movies as well as television shows and nine years later, he got his first lead role in the movie “Darkman”.
Neeson married Natasha Richardson in 1994. He remained married to her till her death in 2009. They both had two sons, Daniel and Michael. Neeson quit smoking in order for him to be a good role model for his 2 sons. He is also a role model in his spending as well. He is also an avid philanthropist, and has contributed generously to many charities. He lives in a 6,100 sq feet house that was built in 1890 and its value is estimated to be a couple of millions. Neeson’s lifestyle cannot be considered as lavish, but his taste is undoubtedly classy.