John Joseph “Jack” Nicholson is an American actor and filmmaker whose career spanned more than 60 years, Today we look at the net worth and lifestyle of Jack Nicholson.
JACK NICHOLSON NET WORTH – $400,000,000
|NAME: John Joseph “Jack” Nicholson|
|BIRTHDAY: 22nd April 1937|
|COUNTRY OF BIRTH: United States|
|SOURCE OF WEALTH: Acting|
|PLACE OF RESIDENCE: Beverly Hills, USA|
Born on April 22, 1937, in Neptune City, New Jersey, Jack Nicholson is of Welsh descent and grew up in the city where he was born.
Before he could attend high school the family moved to Old-Spring Money Lake and was known as Nick to many of his high school friends.
He attended nearby Manasquan High School, where he was voted “Class Clown” by the Class of 1954 and as in detention every day for a whole school year.
He joined the California Air National Guard in 1957 and after completing the Air Force’s basic training at Lackland Air Force Base, he performed weekend drills and two-week annual training as a firefighter.
He was called up for active service several times during the Berlin Crisis in 1961 and was discharged at the end of his enlistment in 1962.
Nicholson owns a longtime house on Mulholland Drive in the Beverly Hills that stands on 3,303-square-feet, but this is not his only home on the street, he actually owns 4 houses on the same road, one of Americas most expensive!
Other houses in this stars collection include a 1,301-square-foot house at 7327 Woodrow Wilson Drive in Los Angeles and a 2,313-square-foot house in Malibu.
In total, if you count the houses that he has sold, Jack Nicholson has owned or owns roughly 15 houses around the world.
Only two cars in the collection of Jack Nicholson and his 1972 Mercedes-Benz 600 Grosser seats 4 people and has a top speed of 204.8 km/h and can, today be purchased for around $700,000 in good condition.
He has also opted for a planet saving Chevrolet hydrogen car and has been praising the benefits of Hydrogen technology as far back as 1978!
First appearing around Hollywood in 1954, Jack Nicholson took a job as an office worker for animators William Hanna and Joseph Barbera at the MGM cartoon studios.
He trained to be an actor with a group called the Players Ring Theater, after which he found small parts performing on the stage and in TV soap operas.
Working mainly on Low budget westerns, he also collaborated with the producer, Roger Corman on The Little Shop of Horrors.
One of his most significant roles came in 1980 after he starred in Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining and is mega famous today for his improvisation of the line “Here’s Johnny!”
Some of his more notable works include the Joker in one of Batman films of the 1989 and the film grossed over $90 million at the box office.
He starred in the 1997 film As good as it gets and was nominated for Razzie Awards as worst actor for Man Trouble and Hoffa.
On February 15, 2015, Nicholson made a special appearance as a presenter on SNL 40, the 40th anniversary special of Saturday Night Live.
Jack Nicholson’s mother was June Frances Nicholson, a showgirl of Irish, English, German, and Welsh descent and his father is currently unknown.
Nicholson married Sandra Knight and the couple were married from June 17, 1962, to August 8, 1968 and were separated for two years prior to their divorce.
He has five children from several different relationships and has also had relationships with Rebecca Broussard, Lara Flynn Boyle and Anjelica Huston.
He became good friends with Davy Jones and the Monkees in the mid-1960’s and has hundreds of friends in the Hollywood area thanks to his extensive Career.
Hes also made a number of friends at his wild and notorious A-List parties including the Beatles and Bob Dylan in the sixties and Actress Tuesday Weld.
Other celebrity friends in his close circle include Actor Leonardo DiCaprio, Rapper 50 Cent, Danny Devito and Michelle Pfeiffer.
One of his closest friends was Dennis Hopper and he described the deceased actor as his soulmate as well as former comedian and actor Robin William’s.
Jack Nicholson is an avid art collector and has been named in Hollywood’s top 10 Art collectors with an amazing $100 million dollar collection.
His extensive list of acting awards is now long and includes 12 nominations at the Academy Awards,17 nominations at the Golden Globes and BAFTA, Academy of Science Fiction and American Film Institute awards.
He has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and one of his favorite past times is golfing with him spending $75,000 on a set of made-to-order golf clubs.
He is often seen at Los Angeles Lakers games and has held court-side seats for over 25 years in a row.
Direct access to the Playboy mansion was also rumored after he was seen living less than a stones throw away!
He is often spotted on holiday and some of his favourite place is most defiantly The South of France, mainly Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferratteardrop,