About Woody Harrelson
It has been announced that the current estimate of Woody Harrelson net worth reaches a sum of 65 million dollars. He has accumulated his net worth through being an actor. He got prominence when he appeared in a production called “Cheers”, where he was casted to portray a role of Woody Boyd, who was a bartender. The movies, for which he got more popularity include the following: “No Country For Old Men”, “Natural Born Killers”, “White Men Can’t Jump”, “2012”, “The Hunger Games”, “A Prairie Home Companion”, “Now You See Me” and some others. Also, his appearances in these movies increased the current sum of Woody Harrelson net worth a lot, as well. Woody Harrelson is also known as a nominee of Academy Awards for his appearances in two films, those being “The Messenger” and “The People Vs. Larry Flint”.
Woody Harrelson was born in Texas. In 1964, his parents separated. Also, in 1979 his father was charged with murdering Federal Judge John H. Wood, Jr. His father died when he was sentenced and serving time in jail.
In 1973, Woody Harrelson moved to live to his mother’s hometown in Ohio. There, he was also raised. When he was still in school, he was already looking for jobs in order to support himself financially. Mainly, he worked as a woodcarver in amusement parks. In 1983, Woody Harrelson graduated from Hanover College, where he was studying theater arts. In one interview he stated that Woody Harrelson was very much into Bible. However, soon he started to question things and had more doubts about it and realized that Bible was like a document to control people.
Talking about his career as a TV star, he is mostly known from the TV show called “Cheers” on NBC. He joined the show in its fourth season in 1985 and was in the cast till 1993. Also, because of this role, Woody Harrelson was nominated for five Emmy awards, and he won one of them in 1989. Thus, the show also added a lot of revenues to Woody Harrelson net worth.
He also appeared in a spin-off series of the show called “Frasier”, where he portrayed the same character as in “Cheers”. In 2001, he also starred in another TV show called “Will and Gracie”, where he had a recurring role of a new boyfriend of Gracie. Thus, his involvement in TV shows added a lot to the overall sum of Woody Harrelson net worth.