Sean Astin Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education and Career.
Sean Astin Net Worth 2020 – Sean Astin is an American actor. He is well known for huge roles as Samwise Gamgee in The Lord of the Rings trilogy from 2001 to 2003, Mikey Walsh in The Goonies in 1985, and the title character of Rudy in 1993.
He is also known for his movie on The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King in 2003
Sean Patrick Astin was born as Sean Patrick Duke on February 25, 1971 in Santa Monica, California. The son of academy award winning actress Patty Duke, Sean was adopted by the famous director and actor John Astin who married Duke in 1972.
It was widely reported that actor and musician Desi Arnaz Jr. was his biological father. Even Patty Duke told Sean when he was 14 years of age that his biological father was Desi Arnaz Jr. after keeping him under the impression that his adoptive father John Astin was his biological father for all those years.
Later it turned out that Desi Arnaz Jr. was not his biological father. It was proved through a DNA paternity test that music promoter Michael Tell, to whom Patty Duke was married for 13 days in 1970, was his biological father. This news came when Sean was around 26 years old.
He became a Protestant while attending a Presbyterian church in Bel Air, Los Angeles though he went to a Catholic School in his childhood. He is Austrian Jewish through his biological father Michael Tell and is of German and Irish ancestry through his mother Patty Duke.
Sean did his graduation from UCLA. He holds a bachelor’s degree in History and English (American Literature and Culture).
He is an Alumnus of Los Angeles Valley College as well and served on the school’s board of directors of the Patrons Association and the Arts Council.
Sean Astin started his career journey when he was just 19, He was featured with his mom in the after-school extraordinary Please Don’t Hit Me, Mom in 1981. Taken after via Sean’s element make a big appearance The Goonies in 1985 and from that point forward, he has had a constant flow of parts.
Featuring in Toy Soldiers in 1991, Where the Day Takes You in 1991, Rudy in 1993 and Harrison Bergeron in 1995.
By the great success in his career has likewise extended to incorporate voice-over parts. He portrayed the American form of the Animal Planet arrangement Meerkat Manor and voices the title character in the Disney Channel arrangement Special Agent Oso.
His other voice work incorporates Balto III: Wings of Change, in which he voiced Kodi, a high school imposing who is the child of the main character, and the computer game Kingdom Hearts, in the last of which he gave the voice of Hercules, supplanting performing artist Tate Donovan, who was inaccessible yet would return for Kingdom Hearts II.
Sean Astin is an American actor who has a net worth of $20 million. He is the voice of Raphael in the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles vivified arrangement on Nickelodeon, which was debuted on September 29, 2012.
Sean Astin coordinated and co-created the short film Kangaroo Court in 1994, which was named in the best short film class at The 67th Annual Academy Awards in 1995. By this, his father John Astin was named for a similar honor in 1969.