About Steve Martin
Steve Martin is one of the best known comedians and actors, who usually appear in comedies. These two sources add a lot of financial success to the total estimate of Steve Martin net worth, which has been announced to reach 110 million dollars, as of right now.
In the 1970s, Steve Martin performed only as a stand up comedian and only in the 1980s, he moved to acting, where his career really took of and it was only because of acting that Steve Martin net worth is so high today.
One of the most interesting facts about the actor is that his first job was working at Disneyland. There, he showed his skills in magic tricks, banjo jumping, making animal balloons and juggling. Initially, Steve Martin was studying at the California State University, where he was studying philosophy. However, in 1967 Steve Martin transferred to UCLA, where he was studying theater art. When he was 21 years old, Steve Martin dropped out of college.
In 1967, Steve Martin’s girlfriend encouraged him to take writing for Mason Williams. For this job, Steve Martin was awarded with the Emmy for his collaboration and working with the Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour.
In 1970, Steve Martin appeared in his first short film called “The Absent-Minded Waiter”. Because of this role, Steve Martin was nominated to get an Academy Award. In 1979, Steve Martin got a role in a film called “The Jerk”, which he also co-wrote. The movie proved to be a real success with grossing 73 million dollars in the box office. It also increased the overall estimate of Steve Martin net worth.
In 1980s, Steve Martin appeared in two movies, such as “Planes, Trains and Automobiles” and “Three Amigos”. In these movies, he appeared with actors, such as John Candy and Chevy Chase. In 1991, Steve Martin appeared in a film called “Father of the Bride”, for which he is mostly known to a lot of people. Its second part was released in 1995. These movies proved to be successful, too.