Gerard Butler net worth: Scottish actor who has appeared on film, stage, and television, Gerard Butler has a net worth of $30 million.
Gerard Butler is a famous Hollywood actor who holds an Irish descent and is a Scottish national. He is mostly noted for his role as ‘Dracula’ in the movie of the same name as well as the leading role of king ‘Leonidas’ in movie ‘300’ among others. Other than being an excellent actor, he is also a producer and a singer. Gerard has been prominent in Hollywood for almost two decades and has managed to become one of the most sought after actors.
Gerard Butler James was born on 13th November, 1969, in Paisley, Scotland as the youngest of three children to Scottish parents. He was a very bright student in school, which is why he landed in University of Glasgow to study Law. After becoming a law school graduate, when he was in early twenties, he went on to work in Edinburgh law firm but he could not do well in the firm due to his erratic and party-hard nature.
It was since than that Gerard dreamed of being a famous actor and went on to live in London and then in USA. It took some time for Gerard to get some roles in television and movies, but his luck changed when he was casted in the movie ‘Dracula 2000’ and then other movies like ‘Reign of Fire’, ‘Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life’ and many more. It was after these movies that Gerard’s net worth started to skyrocket.
Gerard’s career breakthrough is noted to be the lead role in the movie ‘300’ where he portrayed the brave king of Sparta, Leonidas. He then appeared in other high grossing movies like ‘P.S. I Love you’, ‘Dear Frankie’, ‘The Bounty Hunter’ and ‘Law Abiding Citizen’ among others. All these projects have done wonders in Gerard’s acting career and have helped him extensively to accumulate his net worth. Given his work choices, Gerard has been in different mishaps in the set of filming many of his movies that have resulted in injury. He has been medicated time to time for his substance abuse due to these injuries. On a different note, Gerard is also a good singer and a songwriter as reportedly; he is in verse of recording an album.
Talking about his personal life, Gerard is a lucky person who splits homes in Scotland as well as USA. Gerard likes to keep a very low profile when it comes to his romantic affairs but recently, it is reported that he is currently dating Morgan Brown. Nevertheless, Gerard is still enjoying the best of his life with a successful career that shows no signs of slowing down any time soon.
Being a multimillionaire, Gerard is not short of any kind of luxury in the world as he currently owns a lavishing house in Los Angeles as well as an eclectic apartment in Manhattan. This handsome actor also loves his luxury vehicles and is noted in the streets in his Mercedes-Benz SL550 and Range Rover. Currently, his net worth is estimated at $30 million.
Quick Facts about Gerard Butler
Full Name: Gerard Butler
Profession: Actor, businessman, producer
Height: 6ft 2 in
Weight: 86 kg
Ethnicity: Irish, English
Date of Birth: November 13, 1969
Place of Birth: Paisley, Scotland
Education: University of Glasgow
Marital status: Morgan Brown
Astrological sign: Scorpio