What is Harrison Ford’s net worth?
|Net worth||$300 million|
|Date of birth||July 13, 1942|
As of 2023, Harrison Ford net worth is valued at $300 million making him one of the highest-grossed actors in America. His films have grossed more than $5.4 billion in North America and more than $9.3 billion worldwide,making him the seventh-highest-grossing actor in North America.
He is the recipient of various accolades, including the AFI Life Achievement Award and the Cecil B. DeMille Award, in addition to nominations for an Academy Award and four Golden Globe Awards.
Harrison Ford Net Worth and Biography
Harrison Ford was born on July 13, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois. He studied philosophy at Ripon College in Wisconsin.
After graduating, he stayed in Wisconsin where he appeared in various local theater productions. In 1964, Ford unsuccessfully auditioned for a radio voice-over job in Los Angeles.
He decided to stay in Los Angles until he earned his signed a $150-per-week contract with Columbia Pictures’ new talent program, playing bit roles in films.
The first major role he landed was a film titled Dead Heat on a Merry-Go-Round (1966). Though his performance in the movie did not go as planned, it paved way for future roles.
Ford’s professional acting career did not follow a smooth pattern as he also became a self-taught professional carpenter to support his then-wife and two young sons.
Ford’s best career breakthrough was in 1977 after he starred in a movie titled Star Wars. Star Wars became one of the most successful and groundbreaking films of all time and brought Ford, and his co-stars Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher, widespread recognition.
He returned to star in the similarly successful Star Wars sequels The Empire Strikes Back (1980) and Return of the Jedi (1983), as well as the Star Wars Holiday Special (1978).
Ford’s status as a leading actor was solidified with Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), an action-adventure collaboration between George Lucas and Steven Spielberg that gave Ford his second franchise role as the heroic, globe-trotting archaeologist Indiana Jones.
Ford solidified his role as a leading actor through the 80s when he achieved many awards, including an Academy Award for his performance in 1985’s Witness, and for his role in Star Wars. Read Richest Actors in the world
In the early 2000s, he starred in the latest sequel of Indiana Jones; the movie reached the top spot at the box office and in its opening weekend, earned 786 million worldwide.
In 1983, Harrison paid $1 million for a large home in LA’s Brentwood neighborhood. He sold the gated 3/4-acre estate in 2012 for $8.2 million. In 2011 Harrison and Calista spent $12.6 million on a different Brentwood home which has been their longtime primary residence in LA. Property records show that he still owns at least three other homes in LA. These slightly more modest properties are either investments or occupied by family members.
Harrison Ford Net Worth
As of 2023, Harrison Ford net worth is valued at $300 million. Read Tyler Perry net worth
Harrison Ford Star Wars
According to CelebrityNetworth, Harrison earned $100,000 for the 1980 sequel, The Empire Strikes Back, and $500,000 from 1983’s The Return of the Jedi. Those two salaries after adjusting for inflation are worth the same as around $1.6 million in today’s dollars.
Fast forward a few decades, and Harrison earned a base salary of $15 million to reprise his role as Han Solo in 2015’s, The Force Awakens. He also had a small percentage of the box office gross which brought his total earnings from he film to $25 million.
As of 2022, Harrison Ford net worth is valued at $300 million
Ford is a licensed pilot of both fixed-wing aircraft and helicopters. On several occasions, he has personally provided emergency helicopter services at the request of local authorities in Wyoming, in one instance rescuing a hiker overcome by dehydration. Read List of States in Us
Harrison Ford Movies in Order
- Dead Heat on a Merry-Go-Round (1966)*
- Luv (1967)*
- A Time for Killing (1967)
- Journey to Shiloh (1968)
- Zabriskie Point (1970)
- Getting Straight (1970)
- The Intruders (1970)
- American Graffiti (1973)
- The Conversation (1974)
- Judgment: The Court Martial of Lieutenant William Calley (1975)
- Dynasty (1976)
- The Possessed (1977)
- Star Wars (1977)
- Heroes (1977)
- Force 10 from Navarone (1978)
- The Star Wars Holiday Special (1978)
- Hanover Street (1979)
- Apocalypse Now (1979)
- The Frisco Kid (1979)
- More American Graffiti (1979)
- The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
- Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
- Blade Runner (1982)
- Return of the Jedi (1983)
- Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)
- Witness (1985)
- The Mosquito Coast (1986)
- Frantic (1988)
- Working Girl (1988)
- Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)
- Presumed Innocent (1990)
- Regarding Henry (1991)
- Patriot Games (1992)
- The Fugitive (1993)
- Jimmy Hollywood (1994)*
- Clear and Present Danger (1994)
- Sabrina (1995)
- The Devil’s Own (1997)
- Air Force One (1997)
- Six Days Seven Nights (1998)
- Random Hearts (1999)
- What Lies Beneath (2000)
- K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)
- Hollywood Homicide (2003)
- Firewall (2006)
- Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)
- Crossing Over (2009)
- Extraordinary Measures (2010)
- Morning Glory (2010)
- Cowboys & Aliens (2011)
- 42 (2013)
- Paranoia (2013)
- Ender’s Game (2013)
- Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013)
- The Expendables 3 (2014)
- The Age of Adaline (2015)
- Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)
- Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
- The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019)
- Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019)