Rooster McConaughey is an actor who is a well-known, eminent and reputable actor. He is famous for his alluring and boggling works like “The Newton Boys,” “The Iron Orchard” (that is yet to be released) and “Call for fire.” Besides being an actor, he is a thorough business man who started his journey from working in the oil fields of Texas to owning various oil-related businesses.
Such multiple talents of an immensely versatile persona have undoubtedly added a good amount of fortune to his wealth. Now let’s have a close look on Rooster McConaughey’s net worth in 2018.
Rooster McConaughey Early Life
In 1954 Rooster McConaughey was born in Texas, Houston thereby making him an American citizen by birth. In his earlier days (at the age of twelve), he didn’t finish his education and had started working with his family in the oil fields of Texas, which let him gather vast knowledge on investment and business related subjects. Rooster is one of those people who are self-created millionaires and a lot of credit for this goes to his business of oil pipes.
He is also a well-established actor with films like “Call for fire”, “The Newton Boys” and also “The Iron Orchard” (that is yet to release). At the moment, Rooster is an operator of DGM. As he is an entrepreneur, Rooster often invests in high technology oriented business and also real estate, consumer goods and business related to water. The “West Texas limited” is the firm that is being maintained by Rooster as his own investment. In the year of 1984, Rooster McConaughey got hitched multiple times. Before getting hitched with his current wife i.e. Erika, McConaughey had legal relationships with Georganne Hurt and Marsha Smith. He has a total of three offsprings. He has a sibling who is also very famous, Matthew McConaughey.
Rooster McConaughey Career
Rooster McConaughey started his career with an oil pipe business and slowly made an entry into the world of showbiz with films like Call for fire and The Newton Boys. Rooster has also successfully ventured into the television world with hit series like Good morning America, West Texas investors club, Black gold and Today. Apart from his acting gigs, Rooster has millions from his vast business empire that includes livestock, real estate, and oil Wells, entities associated with oil fields and media as well.
Awards and achievements
One of the greatest achievements of Rooster McConaughey is that he can help out aspiring entrepreneurs of Texas in his latest show, “West Texas investors club.” Together with Butch Gilliam, who is his business partner, Rooster McConaughey invests in entrepreneurs who have innovative ideas for good business. One of his films, The Iron Orchard is going to hit the theaters soon. The elder brother of Matthew McConaughey is a self-made multi-millionaire and runs a successful business empire.
Net Worth of Rooster McConaughey
Being a successful actor and also a business entrepreneur comes with its own perks like having a net worth of $65 million. To achieve this Rooster did a lot of hard work and made his fortune himself. He operates in various business fields and is currently part of a television series known as, “West Texas investors club” where he and his business partner have invested almost $1.97 million on the business of sixteen aspiring entrepreneurs. This show is aired on the CNBC network which is also profitable for him.
Rooster McConaughey may be the brother of famous and Oscar-winning Matthew McConaughey, but his net worth is also quite impressive. In his career, he has been a dedicated businessman, and he has also devoted his time to movies and television series. The West, Texas Investors club, is a very popular series and McConaughey is the backbone of the show providing millions of dollars to support upcoming entrepreneurs.