Best recognized for his character as James Sawyer Ford on the popular American TV show ‘Lost’, Josh Holloway is an American model turned actor and a producer. Other than his acting, Josh Holloway is known for his drool-worthy smartness. Read on to know more about Josh Holloway’s net worth in 2019 and his career details.
The American actor was born on July 20, 1969, in San Jose, California in a middle-class family. He father worked as a surveyor while his mother was a professional nurse. Josh was raised in Georgia, where his family was moved when he was only 2 years old, with his three brothers. He completed his early education from ‘Cherokee High School’, Georgia. As a child, Josh had faced financial struggle. He even had to leave his college studies midway at the University of Georgia just because of the financial problem. He had started working part-time when he was only 11 years old.
Moving on to his love life, Josh Holloway is seriously a Greek God. Girls go crazy for him but he is a loyal lover. He is committed to his wife Yessica Kumala whom he married in 2004. The couple has two children together. Prior to their marriage, the couple dated for a long period of time.
As a child, little did Josh know that he was going to be a successful actor. Though he had interest in films and acting, he dreamt to be a forest ranger. After struggling financially during his youth, he thought to try his hands in modeling as he has got the good looks. He moved to Los Angeles and started his career as a runway model during the early 1990s. Gradually, he made a place on several magazine covers and a few video songs. This helped him to grab the public attention. Finally, after working 5-6 years as a model, he hit the road of acting in 1999. Though it was a small role in the TV series Angel, it helped him to land the other projects.
In 2001, he appeared as a leading actor for the first time in the film ‘Cold Heart’. Then, he starred in film ‘Sabretooth’ sharing the screen with actor David Keith. This film earned him a huge public as well as critical acclaim. The mainstream of success came for him with the TV series ‘Lost’. The TV series established him as an actor and bagged him many awards.
Awards & achievements
Though Josh Holloway is a new actor, he managed to win a few prestigious awards and nominations. He has won ‘Academy of Science Fiction Award’, ‘Gold Derby TV Award’, and ‘Screen Actors Guild Award’.
Net worth of Josh Holloway
The acting career of Josh Holloway has been moderate. Except for 1 or 2 films and TV shows, he couldn’t give the blockbuster hits. Still, the handsome hunk holds a staggering net worth on $25 million at present. He has made this jaw-breaking net worth solely through the film industry, majorly from acting and also from the film producing. His net worth will surely upsurge in coming years as he is quite active in film industry.
The 11-year-old boy, who had once took the job of collecting the chicken carcasses, is today a superstar of Hollywood. This is called success!