How rich is Eric Roberts?
Eric Roberts Net Worth:
|Birth date:||April 18, 1956|
|Birth place:||Biloxi, Mississippi, United States|
|Height:||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Spouse:||Eliza Roberts (m. 1992)|
|Siblings:||Julia Roberts, Lisa Roberts Gillan, Nancy Motes|
Eric Roberts biography:
Born on April 18, 1956, ‘Eric Roberts’ is an American celebrity. Eric started his career using the 1978 film ‘King of the Gypsies’ which earned him a Golden Globe nomination for best actor advent. In 1985, he received both a Golden Globe and Academy Award nomination for his supporting role in the film ‘Runaway Train’. Roberts kept his dramatic film and TV movie characters through the entire period of 1990s and 2000s. His remarkable TV part includes the three seasons with situation comedy ‘Less than Perfect’ and a recurring character on NBC drama ‘Heroes’. As of 2014, he’s got a net worth set of $8 million.
Roberts started his acting career with all the NBC daytime soap opera ‘Another World’ where he played the part of Ted Bancrott from 14th February to 17th June, 1977. After he appeared in the movies ‘King of the Gypsies’ and ‘Star’ where he earned Golden Globe nominations. He won Theatre World Award of his excellent debut performance in ‘Burn This’. His other lead roles comprises Raggedy Man, The Pope of Greenwich Village, The Coca-Cola Kid, Nobody’s Fool, Best of the Best, By the Sword, Best of the Best 2, The Immortals, La Cucaracha, Purgatory and Stiletto Dance. Eric reprised his character in Justice League Unlimited in the episode of ‘For the Man Who Has Everything’ which was highly appreciated. Besides his characters in the films and voice performances, he also appeared in ‘The Killers music video’ for their tune Mr. Brightside and Miss Atomic Bomb. In the year 2010, he made his appearance in the action movie ‘The Expendables’. In the year 2012, he starred in the mystery thriller ‘Deadline’ where he played the part of Ronnie Bullock. He’s successfully established himself as the versatile performer where acquired both fame and acknowledgement in the movie industry.
As for the day, Eric Roberts net worth is estimated at 48 million, so yes, he’s doing fairly good (to say the least). However, the actor is only 1/5 as rich his sister Julia Roberts, who now has some $140 million in her disposal. Most importantly, Julia has received an Academy Award for the Best celebrity for the role on Erin Brockovich. And that was after Julia has won a couple of Golden Globes and was nominated for Oscars for the performance in Steel Magnolias back in the late 1980s! Therefore i think there is a great reason why in comparison to the fortunes of his sister, Eric Roberts net worth appears quite modest — he is just less gifted than his smaller sib. On the other hand, Eric is by far more successful compared to the other one of his little sisters”, who picked an performing carrier — Lisa Roberts Gillan (she has played Queen’s reflection in Julia’s Mirror Mirror).
But enough concerning the fortunes of his family, let us talk concerning the sources of Eric Roberts net worth and his profession and life generally. When the future millionaire was still a teen his parents got divorced. Eric’s dad died in 1977, when he was only 21 years old. The same year the celebrity ascended to stardom with television series Another World. The next year has been much more successful to the young celebrity, as he got a leading role on King of Gypsies. The performance with this film has garnered him a nomination for Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture Acting Debut and helped to speed up the growth of Eric Roberts net worth. His next large movie was Star 80. In this film the actor has portrayed Paul Snider, the estranged husband as well as the killer of Playboy Playmate Dorothy Stratten.
Eric’s other notable performances were in the film Runaway Train (for which he was nominated for Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor), miniseries In Cold Blood and television series Less than Perfect.