William Shatner net worth: Canadian actor, singer, author, producer, director, spokesman, and comedian, William ‘Bill’ Shatner has a net worth of $100 million.
William Shatner is a Canadian actor who is best known for his role as “Captain Kirk” in the “Star Trek” franchise. A person who has been shaping his acting skill into many different characters, William has been active in the field of acting 1950. Alongside his successful acting career, William has also shown prominence as a filmmaker as well as a novelist.
Born on March 22, 1931 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, William was raised in Conservative Judaism. He attended Baron Byng High School as well as West Hill and has graduated from McGill University with a degree in Bachelor of Commerce.
After working as a business manager for a short period of time after college, Shatner shifted his focus towards acting and started acting in theatres. Shatner made his Broadway debut in 1956 and later he became a prominent face in television in Canada with his appearances in shows like “The Canadian Howdy Doody Show”.
Shatner became a famous name in Hollywood as he portrayed the character of “Captain Kirk” in Star Trek Franchise. His involvement in this franchise has obviously added a lot to his net worth. Shatner has managed to hold on to his popularity in showbiz with lead roles in many other popular movies and television shows like “The Practice”, “Boston Legal” and others. Apart from acting, he has also co-written for “Star Trek” series. His written works also have made a great contribution to his net worth.
His impeccably successful career in acting has also been honored with a star in “Hall of Fame”. He is also an inductee to “Canada’s Walk of Fame”. Till date, he has won two Emmy Awards, one Golden Globe Award as well as two Golden Raspberry Awards. He has also been honored by NASA with a Distinguished Public Service Medal. His accolades also include his induction in “Television Hall of Fame”.
As for his personal life, he has been married thrice till now. Father of three children from his first marriage, Shatner currently lives with his third wife, Elizabeth Martin since 2001. As his luxurious life is being catered by his present net worth of $100 million, Shatner still continues to dominate the television screen with his exceptional skills as an actor.
Quick Facts about William Shatner
Full Name: William Alan Shatner
Profession: Actor, writer, filmmaker
Height: 5ft 9.5in
Ethnicity: Jewish, Polish, Hungarian
Date of Birth: March 22, 1931
Place of Birth: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Education: McGill University
Marital status: Married to Elizabeth Martin
Astrological sign: Aries