American actor William Hurt Career, Net worth and Salary, Personal life of William, William's health and his demise details.
American actor William McChord Hurt was born on March 20 in Washington, D.C, to Claire Isabel (McGill) and Alfred McChord Hurt, both of whom worked for the State Department. He studied at the Juilliard School and began acting on stage in the 1970s. Hurt made his screen debut in Ken Russell's science-fiction thriller Altered States, released in 1980. He was also nominated for a Golden Globe for New Star of the Year for his performance in altered states. In 1981 he played a leading role in the neo-noir Body Heat, with Kathleen Turner.
Although he started his career with Jake's character in tv series named Kojak in 1997, before his debut science fiction film, he asserted that he had completed two series and one miniseries. Following the success of Altered Stated, he began acting in a number of films in which he played the lead part.
William completed his schooling at Middlesex school. Willam's passion for theater and acting dates all the way back to his school days when he was vice president of the dramatics club and played the lead part in a school production. As a prediction, he was graduated from high school around 1968. Hurt went to Tufts University to study religion before deciding to pursue acting at the Juilliard School.
Willam Hurt's Career
Willam Hurt, who has been nominated for an Oscar three times in the last four years, began his career as a theater actor. His top remarkable movies were Kiss of The Spider Woman, Broadcast News, and Children of Lesser God for which he had been nominated for several awards.
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The Incredible Hulk in 2003, which was released in 2008 and grossed $264.8 million at the box office, and he is expected to earn roughly $1 million dollars based on other cast salaries. William Hurt has appeared in five Marvel films, each of which was a box office success. William has portrayed over 100 characters and knows how to make his audience happy in every part he embarks on. His films can also be accessed on popular streaming sites such as Netflix, HBO, and Disney Plus, where they are still widely watched.
Net worth and Salary of William Hurt
William's most recent Marvel film was Black Window, which grossed $183.5 million in theaters and more than $125 million on Disney Plus, where he is expected to earn roughly $30 million and receive a bonus. As Secretary Ross in Black Window, he played a major part. This film was also nominated for an Academy Award. Among all of Marvel's films, he had this one with a different and unusual male lead role. Many fans and audience members expected to see him in additional MCU films as a result of this film, and some still believe he is an underrated actor.
Hurt is still known as one of the top ten highest-paid actors in the year 2022. His annual income used to be in the range of $500,000. His business earnings were also $11 million. Not only that William is fond of Yachts as he owns 3 of them, which cost around $5.5 million as well as eight residential properties. His total earnings are believed to be approximately $82 million.
Personal life of William
William's childhood was not easy as he grew up with two brothers and his father and mother were divorced. William Hurt was born in the year 1950, and his height was 6 ft 2 inches, and he is a Pisces. Hurt began his career in the entertainment world when he was 25 years old and retired after a successful career.
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Moving on to his love life we can see that it was not that stable. Hurt married Mary Beth Hurt when he was around 21 years old, but the marriage didn't survive long because William was seeing Sandra Jennings, who became pregnant, resulting in Mary and William's divorce. A Hurt went on to have a one-year romance with Marlee Matlin, with whom he cohabited for two years, but the relationship lead to no destiny. William was the father of four children, three sons, and one daughter.
William's Health and His Demise
Hurt is no longer with us, having passed away on March 13, 2022, at the age of 71. In May 2018, Hurt was diagnosed with terminal prostate cancer, which had spread to his bones. His son Alexander Hurt announced his death. He died from complications of the disease at his home in Portland, Oregon on Sunday. He paused in the middle of his Pantheon filmmaking series. William was undergoing standard treatment with SEF Chemo, which cost around $16,000.
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