Mickey Rourke is a popular American actor who is a well-known personality in American entertainment field. Apart from being actor Mickey is an excellent boxer and screenwriter as well. Let’s find out how much is Mickey Rourke’s net worth in 2018.
Philip Andre is world-wide known by the name ‘Mickey.’ He was born on September 16, 1952, in Schenectady, New York, USA. Being born to the parent from the different ethnicity, Mickey belongs to mixed ethnicity but follows catholic region till the date. His father named Philip Andre Rourke Sr. and mother named as Annette.
Mickey’s father was armature bodybuilder, and he left the family when Mickey was only six years old. Later his mother remarried to a police officer, and Mickey moved to South of Florida with his mother and family. He has completed his schooling from the Miami Beach Senior High school and persuaded graduation from the same college in 1971. He took an interest in the boxing from the age of twelve. Mickey also tried his luck in acting and became a successful actor as well.
He got married to a beautiful TV actress Debra Feuer in 1981, and after completing eight years together, they separated their ways in 1989. Again, in 1992, Mickey married to actress Carre Otis and also got divorced in 1998. Apart from his married life he also remains in the limelight for his affairs with different models and actresses.
Mickey was a sports enthusiast from very early days of the childhood and started training of the boxing from the Miami Boys club. During the age of twelve, he won the first boxing match of his career in the flyweight category. Later he decided to quit boxing due to some concussions and moved towards the acting. He used to play minor roles in the school plays and developed the interest in the acting from the days of the schooling. He has appeared in the few TV serials during 1970, and in 1971, he finally made a debut from the film named ‘Steven Spielberg 1941’.
During the 80s he appeared in the many films named ‘Body Heat,’ 91/2 Weeks, Diner, Rumble Fish. In those ‘Body Heat’ and ‘91/2 Week’ got a huge success, and Mickey was praised for his work in the film. Again in 1987, Mickey appeared in another film named ‘Angel Heart’ which got many awards and Mickey was also appreciated for his performance in the film. During 90s Mickey left the career as an actor and re-joined boxing, but due to some injuries, he took retirement from the boxing and again joined acting in 1991.
He played the role of supporting actor in many successful films throughout the career period which includes ‘The Rainmaker’,’Buffalo’66’, ‘Get cater,’ ‘Spun,’ ‘The pledge’ and ‘Once upon a time in the Mexico.’ During 2005 he made an appealing comeback with the award-winning lead role in the film ‘Sin City.’ In 2008, he appeared in the film ‘The Wrestler’ and got an amazing appreciation for his performance. He also played a role in ‘Iron man 2’ and ‘The Expendable’ during 2010 and in ‘Java Heat’ during 2011.
Awards & Achievements
1. During 1983, Mickey was awarded with the ‘Boston Society of Film Critics award’ as the best supporting actor in the film ‘Diner.’
2. Mickey was awarded from the ‘Chicago film critics association’ for his performance in film ‘Sin City,’ and during the same year, he also won the ‘Irish Film and Television award’ for the same.
3. In 2006, he got ‘Saturn award’ for the film ‘Sin City’ as the best supporting actor.
4. In 2008, he won the ‘San Francisco Film Critics award’ as the best actor for the film ‘The Wrestler.’ He also got the ‘The BAFTA award’ and ‘Golden globe award’ during the same year.
5. Again in 2009, he won ‘Santa Barbara International film festival award’ for the film ‘The Wrestler,’ and during the same year, he was awarded with ‘Scream award’ in the category of the ‘Best Villain’ for the film ‘Iron Man 2’. Apart from this, he was also nominated for the ‘Academic award’ for his performance in the film ‘The Wrestler.’
Net worth of Mickey Rourke
Mickey Rourke has the impressive net worth of around $10 million. The main source of his income is his career in the acting. Apart from this he also earns considerable wealth from various sponsorship and ads. His yearly income is estimated around $1,764,706, and the amount he earns from sponsorship is $392,157. He gave many successful movies during his career, and it contributes well to his net worth.
Mickey is a popular professional actor as well as a skillful boxer. He is world-famous for his excellent performance in many films and TV series. His boxing career was also superb. Mickey has achieved many awards for his classic performance throughout his career. The honest efforts lead him towards the exceptional success and help him to gain fame in the entertainment industry.