Sean Penn Net Worth 2020, Biography, Career and Marital Life

Sean Penn Net Worth 2020, Biography, Career and Marital Life.

Sean Penn Net Worth 2020Sean Penn is an American-born actor, filmmaker, 2-time Academy-award winner, political activist, and author.

Sean Penn Net Worth 2020

Having marked his acting debut as a child actor on the western series Little House on the Prairie, Penn featured in the 1981 film Taps.

Biography

Sean Justin Penn was born on August 17, 1960, in Santa Monica, California to Hollywood actress Eileen Ryan (née Annucci) and actor-director Leo Penn. He had his high school education at Santa Monica High School.

As a teenager, Sean Penn earned his first acting role as an extra on the western series Little House on the Prairie, on an episode directed by his father.

He delved into a film several years later with a role in the 1981 action-drama Taps. This was followed by lead roles in Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982), Bad Boys (1983), The Falcon and the Snowman (1985), At Close Range (1986) among several other films.

Career

Sean Penn received his first 3 Academy award nominations for his performance in the movies Dead Man Walking (1995), Sweet and Lowdown (1999) and I am Sam (2001).

He eventually clinched his first Oscar for his role in Clint Eastwood‘s crime drama Mystic River (2003)

Over the years, the talented actor has gained a reputation for portraying real-life characters including his Oscar-winning portrayal of real-life gay-rights activist and politician Harvey Milk in the biopic Milk (2008).

Sean Penn has also served as director for several films and music videos. The multitalented Hollywood star released his first novel Bob Honey Who Just Do Stuff in March 2018.

Marital Life

In addition to his accomplishments as a movie star, Sean Penn has also made headlines for a number of high-profile relationships. Throughout his long-running career, the Hollywood hunk has been romantically involved with some of Tinseltown’s favorite leading ladies.

Penn’s first major relationship was with fellow Hollywood star, Elizabeth McGovern. The duo got together in 1984 after meeting on the set of the film Racing with the Moon. The couple later announced their engagement, however, they never made it all the way to the altar.

The year after his first engagement, the Hollywood hunk met music royalty, Madonna. Things went pretty fast between these two as they got married on August 16, 1985, a few months after their first meeting.

The lovestruck couple also co-starred in the 1986 adventure comedy film Shanghai Surprise. However, Penn’s 4-year marriage to Madonna was marred by several controversies including violent outbursts against paparazzi as well as allegations of domestic violence.

Madonna first filed for divorce in December 1987 but she later withdrew it. She eventually filed again for divorce in January 1989 and it was finalized on September 14, 1989. 25 years after their not-so-amicable divorce, Madonna confirmed in an interview that all her claims of assault against Sean Penn were false.

Sean Penn Net Worth

Sean Penn is an American actor, director, and activist who has a net worth of $150 million.

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