Gene Wilders net worth estimate at $20 million.
He was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on June 11, 1933. He was known as a stage and film actor, screenwriter, author, and director.
His most notable work is Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory Young Frankenstein, and Blazing Saddles. His parents were Jewish and he grew up within Jewish belief and culture although once he stated that he was not too devoted.
Wilders attended Washington High School and then he continued his study in the University of Iowa. To deepen his knowledge in movies and theatres.
He also went to the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. His acting career was started during high school as he played the role of Balthasar in Romeo and Juliet play.
After studying for three years at the New York’s HB Studio, he started to continue this career in Broadway.
Wilders appeared in a number of plays; the most famous ones are Mother Courage and Her Children and One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest.
His feature film debut is the biopic Bonnie and Clyde in 1967. The success of film let him play more roles until his death in August 28, 2016 at the age of 83. For his career in the acting world, his net worth is approximately US $20 Million.
The Source of Gene Wilders Net Worth
Wilders is one of the most productive actors during his life. Although his popularity has been decreased since 90’s era, Hollywood still considered him as one of the biggest name.
Therefore, most of his net worth is coming from his career as an actor, director, screenwriter, and author. More than that, he was also enlisted as a paramedic in the US Army for two years.
Until now, his works and performance are still able to enjoy until these days. This is the main reason why he still has income even after his death.