Jeff Goldblum Net Worth 2020, Biography, Career, and Marital Life.
Jeff Goldblum Net Worth 2020 – When you talk about American sweethearts, Jeff Goldblum is probably the most darling of them all.
The actor who starred in some of the highest-grossing movies from the 90s still holds a place in the hearts of many today.
The actor appeared in Jurassic Park, Independence Day, The Lost World: Jurassic Park, Independence Day: Resurgence, Thor: Ragnarok, and JurassicWorld: Fallen Kingdom.
Jeffrey Lynn Goldblum was born on the 22nd of October, 1952. He was raised in a suburb of Pittsburg with his sister, Pamela, and his older brother – Lee.
His father was a medical doctor and his mother was a radio broadcaster. He has an older brother, Rick, who passed away at the age of 23 from kidney failure.
He moved to New York when he was 17 to pursue a career as an actor.
He worked as a stage actor and studied at the Neighborhood Playhouse, which many renowned actors (including Connie Britton, Diane Keaton, Chris Noth, and Robert Duvall have also studied at.
He studied under the Sanford Meisner, a legendary acting coach in Hollywood, and made his Broadway debut with the award-winning play Two Gentlemen of Verona.
If he had not gone into acting, he would have become a musician considering he is an accomplished jazz pianist.
Having made his big acting break as a drug-addled punk in “Death Wish” (1994), Goldblum spent several years looking for that one step-up role that would catapult his career to a sky level.
Such a role was the one he played in 1983’s The Big Chill when he portrayed a seedy magazine journalist who reconnects with his college friends during a funeral.
However, his best moments of stardom came with a star-making main role in The Fly (1986), which earned him widespread critical recognition.
Other major box-office successes followed with Jurassic Park (1993) and its sequel Jurassic Park: The Lost World (1997), as well as Independence Day (1996).
Having cemented his status as one of Hollywood’s top actors, he starred as Detective Zach Nichols for the eighth and ninth seasons of the USA Network’s crime drama show Law & Order: Criminal Intent.
But then, he took a step back to dedicate himself to lower-profile independents like 2002’s Igby Goes Down – not at all unusual for the nonconforming performer.
As with most celebrities, there have been speculations about Jeff Goldblum’s sexuality. The actor is confirmed to be straight and has even been married thrice, to women.
In 1980, Goldblum got married to Patricia Gaul – his costar in Silverado. However, by 1986, they were divorced.
The next year, he got married to Geena Davis who he starred with in The Fly, Transylvania 6-5000 and Earth Girls Are Easy. Jeff and Geena got divorced in 1990.
After 1990, Jeff remained unmarried for over a decade until he got engaged in 2014 to Emilie Livingston – a Canadian Olympic gymnast.
By November 2014, the two were married. They had their first son – Charlie Ocean in 2015 and their second son, River Joe, in 2017.
Jeff Goldblum has an impressive net worth of $40 million which is expected when you look at his years in the industry and the extensive nature of his career.