Johnny Galecki is a Popular American television and film actor. He has been a part of popular American shows like ‘Roseanne’, ‘The Big Bang Theory’, along with many popular films. Now let’s have a close look on Johnny Galecki’s net worth in 2018.
Johnny was born in the year 1975 on the 30th of April in Belgium to American parents. His mother was a mortgage consultant, and his father was in the US Air Force and was stationed in Belgium. He is the eldest of his three siblings and describes his younger brother Nick as a mechanical genius. He also has a sister named Allison. Johnny was raised in Oak Park, Illinois.
In his childhood days, Johnny used to be a very talkative child, and his mother used to play with him the ‘quite game’, which required him to keep quite to see how long he could manage without speaking.
Johnny dated his co-star Kaley Cuoco from the show ‘The Big Bang Theory’ for almost two years. The two played a couple in the show as well and were on good terms even while ending their relationship in 2009. He also dated actress Kelli Garner and then broke up with her in 2014.
Johnny is popular for his television appearances, and he started his career with acting in the show ‘Murder Ordained’. He was later cast as Rusty Griswold ‘National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation’, and then as Robert Urich’s son in the show ‘American Dreamer’. He also had a main role in the show ‘Billy’, and while he was acting this show, he began making a guest appearance in ‘Roseanne’.
When ‘Billi’ was canceled, Johnny was made a permanent member in the show ‘Roseanne’. One he established himself after working in all these shows, he also went on to do several films like, ‘Prancer’, ‘Suicide Kings’, ‘I Know What You Did Last Summer’, ‘Bookies’, ‘The Opposite of Sex’, ‘In Time’, and lots more.
He started playing the role of Leonard Hofstadter in the show ‘The Big Bang Theory’ in the year 2007, from 24th of September. He was initially offered the role of Sheldon Cooper from the show, but he rejected it saying he would essay Leonard better. And the role of Sheldon eventually went to Jim Parsons.
The revival of his show ‘Roseanne’ was announced in April this year, and in May it was confirmed that the eight-part miniseries would be aired in the coming year.
Awards & Achievements
Johnny has been nominated for a series of awards for his character on the show ‘The Big Bang Theory’. Out of all these nominations, he has bagged the Satellite Award for the ‘Best Actor in a Series, Comedy or Musical’. Apart from these, he has also won the ‘TV Land Award’ for Innovator, which he shared with others as well. For the same show, he also won the ‘Young Artist Award’ for ‘Best Youth Comedian’.
Net worth of Johnny Galecki
After being a part of multiple popular shows that ran for multiple seasons, and films with great actors and directors, Johnny has managed to build a net worth of $50 million.
Johnny is the person who has reached where he is today mainly because of his talent and dedication. He started with minor roles, and soon found his way up to lead roles. His iconic role in the Big Bang Theory has made him a household name. Even though his character plays second fiddle to Sheldon, he is the guy who ends up with the hot job. In fact, even Professor Proton cannot stop gushing over his character as do so many millions of his fans who watch his show every week.