Edward Furlong is an actor and a musician who lives in the United States of America. He is an American by birth. His role in the movie Terminator 2: Judgement Day (1991). He featured as John Connor is what earned his name. He is known as a former teen idol where he was able to win both the Saturn and the MTV Award. Here is a quick summary of Edward Furlong’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Edward Furlong Early Life
Edward Furlong was born in the year 1977 on August 2nd. His birthplace was in Glendale California. He was the son of Eleanor Torres, who was a youth center worker. His mother was of Mexican descent. In the year 1990-1991, he began his acting career. This is the same time that his mother’s sister, Nancy Tafoya and his half-brother Sean Furlong did obtain the custody for him. When Edward Furlong started his career, they acted as his managers.
Edward Furlong Career, Awards & Achievement
Edward Furlong started his career in the year 1991. He began by featuring as John Connor in Terminator 2: Judgement Day. This is the role that skyrocketed him to the high platform. This movie made him win an MTV Movie Award. Edward Furlong won in the category of ‘Best Breakthrough Role’ and a Saturn Award for the best young actor. Mali Finn is the guy who gets credit for discovering him. He got found for the role while Mali Finn visited Pasadena Boys and Girls Club. This was in September 1990.
Other successful high profile films followed this movie. Among the people he worked together with include Meryl Streep, and Liam Neeson in a movie that was dubbed ‘Before and after,’ in the movie Little Odessa, they worked together with Tim Roth, Maximilian Schell, and Vanessa Redgrave, in the movie ‘American Heart,’ he worked with Jeff Bridges.
In the year 1993, Furlong did feature in a music video by the name ‘Livin on edge.’ The song owner is Aerosmith. He was the lead actor by the name Michael Browerin the year 1994. This was a horror movie, and it involved a video game teen who was so obsessed. In the year 1995, he did act in a movie by the name film adaptation. He featured alongside Edward Norton in the movie ‘American History X.’ This was the first time he was playing a comedy role, and it was in the year 1998.In the same year, he did feature in a film that was titled ‘Detroit Rock City.’ This is where he met Natasha Lyonne. Later, Edward dated Natasha. In the film ‘Animal Factory,’ he played the role of a young convict. This was in the year 1999. His star went down in the mid-2000s as most of the films that he featured in got released on DVD. He continued to appear in several movies and music videos. He did feature in a music video by the name ‘The Unnamed Feeling’. Over the next years, he continued to feature in other films. Edward Furlong released an album in Japan called Hold on Tight which included several covers. Among them was ‘People are strange.’
Awards and Achievements
Edward Furlong has received several awards and nominations. Among the awards he has won, MTV Movie Award, Saturn Award, and Young Artist Award.
Net worth of Edward Furlong
Edward Furlong has an estimated net worth of over $200,000. His net worth is from the many movies that he has featured. His songs had done relatively well and had earned him a good amount of cash that has contributed to his current Net worth.
Edward Furlong is still on the right path of his career despite the up and down he has faced recently.