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Josh Brolin's Net Worth

Net Worth:$35 Million
Age:51
Born:February 12, 1968
Country of Origin:United States of America
Source of Wealth:Professional Actor
Last Updated:2019

Introduction 

Joshua “Josh” Brolin is an American actor from Santa Monica. Brolin is best known for his wide range of films such as ‘The Goonies’, ‘Mimic’, ‘Hollow Man’, ‘Grindhouse’, ‘No Country for Old Men’, ‘American Gangster’, ‘Milk’, ‘Men in Black 3’, and ‘Deadpool 2’. 

As of 2019, Josh Brolin’s net worth is approximately $35 Million dollars. 

 

Early Life

Joshua “Josh” Brolin was born on the 12th of February, 1968, in Santa Monica. He spent his childhood on a ranch in California with hardly any link with his father’s professional life.

During the early 80s, his parents got divorced when he was sixteen years of age. He got used to drugs and later revealed that he used to steal cars to bear his drug expenses. His passion for acting developed while in high school. 

 

Career 

Brolin made his debut in the big screen with the Richard Donner film, ‘The Goonies’ which became a hit garnering over $60 million in 1985. His second film ‘Thrashin’ was premiered in 1986 and considering his acting in the film as “horrendous”, he took a long gap from film acting.

He made his television debut in 1987 with ‘Private Eye’, a historical crime drama series. In that year he appeared in one of the episodes of ‘21 Jump Street’, a police procedural series. 

Two of his most remarkable films followed in 2008 – the first being a satirical biopic of President George W. Bush, ‘W’, a film by Oliver Stone where Brolin played George W. Bush. The film earned him accolades apart from several award nominations.

The second one a Gus Van Sant film, ‘Milk’ a biopic on activist Harvey Milk saw him playing Dan White, a weak and bitter politician of San Francisco. He received several awards and a nomination for the ‘SAG Awards’ along with his first ever ‘Academy Awards’ nomination for the performance.

He will be seen in Coen brothers upcoming comedy film, ‘Hail, Caesar!’ in the role of Eddie Mannix, a fixer, starring with George Clooney, Scarlett Johansson, and others. 

As of 2019, Josh Brolin’s net worth is $35 Million dollars. 

 

Highlights

Here are some of the best highlights of Josh Brolin’s career: 

  • Oldboy (Movie, 2013)
  • Deadpool 2 (Movie, 2018) 
  • Avengers: Endgame (Movie, 2019) 

 

Favorite Quotes from Josh Brolin 

“You have to be okay with wins and losses. You can’t just be looking for the wins and, when the losses happen, you can’t buy more and more because you’re sure it’s going to bounce. We call that revenge trading.” – Josh Brolin

“I remember at the premiere of my second movie I started crying. I thought I’m so bad that I either have to stop this and do something else or learn what I’m doing.” – Josh Brolin

“The only way change will ever happen is if we speak up, and we have to know that it actually has an impact. Because we have a lot more power than we think we do, I think.” – Josh Brolin

“Football? Forget it. I didn’t have that thing inside me where I wanted to smash against somebody and watch them break. I was too sensitive for that and disliked being that sensitive.” – Josh Brolin

“George W. Bush brought a lot of minorities into his administration, which was a positive thing, and they had some issues that they wanted to press, but 9/11 really gave them direction. It gave them a purpose.” – Josh Brolin 

 

3 Life Lessons from Josh Brolin 

Now that you know all about Josh Brolin’s net worth, and how he achieved success; let’s take a look at some of the best lessons we can learn from him:

 

1. The Harder You Work to Earn, the More You Will Value Money

Hard work will make you realize that 20s are more about saving than splurging – contrary to what most people in their 20s think.

 

2. Every Moment Spent With Family is a Gift!

All those ridiculously extended work hours have definitely earned you success but have also severely slashed your family time. While most think hard work messes with your family life, it actually does the opposite. Every time you all sit together for a movie, dinner or just a casual chat session, you will value every moment even more.

 

3. Be Thankful

Now that you are out there in the cruel world working hard to pay your bills, you’ll find yourself in their shoes. This will make you realize their sacrifices and make you respect them even more.

 

Summary

Josh Brolin is an American actor who has performed both in the big screen and television in a career spanning over three decades. His real breakthrough came with the film ‘Flirting With Disaster’ after which he performed successfully in several films. 

As of 2019, Josh Brolin’s net worth is estimated to be $35 Million dollars. 

What do you think about Josh Brolin’s net worth? Leave a comment below. 

Emmy Wallin is a writer for Wealthy Gorilla. She is a young Swedish girl from Uppsala, who is currently traveling around the world. Emmy has a big passion for helping others and motivating people.

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