One of the finest American actor Jude Law who is known for his films like The Talented Mr. Ripley, Cold Mountain, Gattaca, Enemy at the Gates, Alife, Sherlock Holmes duology, The Holiday, and The Grand Budapest Hotel. Let’s find out more about how much is Jude Law’s net worth in 2018.
Jude Law Early Life
Jude was born on 29th December 1972 in Lewisham, South London. His father’s name was Peter Robert Law, a school headmaster and his mother was Margaret Anne, a school teacher. He along with his sister Natasha was brought up in Blackheath, Greenwich.
For the study, first, he joined John Ball Primary School, and later Kidbrooke School. After that, he completed his studies in Alleyn’s School.
Jude Law Career, Awards & Achievement
His career started with a few films which did not get the appreciation he wanted like Gattaca, Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, Wilde, I Love You, I Love You Not, The Wisdom Crocodiles, and Music From Another Room.
The first role which gave him success and got critical appreciation was of Dickie Greenleaf in The Talented Mr. Ripley, a 1999 movie. He got the nominations for Acadamy Awards for the role. After that he did roles in various hit films like The Pity She’s a Whore, Enemy at the Gates, A.I.: Artificial Intelligence, Cold Mountain, Alife, The Aviator, All The Kings Men, The Holiday, and Breaking and Entering, and all his characters in the films were appreciated by the fans and the critics.
But he landed the most important role of his life as Dr. Watson in Sherlock Holmes (2009) and also its sequel Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011). Some of his other big films are The Grand Budapest Hotel, Anna Karenina, and Spy.
Awards & Achievements
As one of the most skillfull actors Jude won a lot of awards along with nominations for Oscar, Golden Globe, and Academy Awards. He received BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role and Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Supporting Actor – Suspense in the year 2000 for The Talented Mr. Ripley. In 2004, he got National Board of Review Award for Best Cast for the movie Closer.
He received the Honorary César in 2007. In the year 2010, he got Empire Hero Award and John and Wendy Trewin Award for Best Shakespearean Performance for Hamlet. He got British Independent Film Award – The Variety Award in 2012.
Net Worth of Jude Law
Jude Law has earned most of his fortune through his acting in movies and TV. His salary from The Talented Mr. Ripley is $745,000 and from Cold Mountain is $10,000,000. He earned $8,000,000 as salary from Alife and $9,500,000 from Closer.
His 2007 project sleuth saw him earn $10,000,000 and for Sherlock Holmes, he earned $9,000. Right now the estimated net worth of Jude is $45 million.
Law married Frost in 1997 and together they had three children Rafferty, Iris, and Rudy. But in 2003, Frost opted for divorce. After that, Law was in a relationship with her Alife co-star Sienna Miller but that relationship did not go too well too.
Law was in a relationship with model Samantha Burke in 2008 and they had a daughter named Sophia in 2009. Law had a daughter with his another girlfriend Catherine Harding in 2015.