Tom Berenger is an actor from the United States who has acted in many movies. He has successfully acted in many critically acclaimed movies like ‘The Substitute’, ‘Inception’, ‘Looking for Mr. Goodbar’, ‘Training Day’, ‘Eddie and the Cruisers’, and ‘Platoon’. Berenger has also appeared on television and has won several accolades. He is an avid reader and loves reading about history. Here is a quick summary of Tom Berenger’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Tom Berenger Early Life
Tom Berenger was born as Thomas Michael Moore on 31 May 1949, in Chicago, Illinois. He was raised in a Roman Catholic family.
He completed his schooling at Rich East High School in 1967. Following that, he received his BA degree from Columbia Missouri’s University of Missouri in 1971. Initially, he studied journalism but decided to study acting at the Herbert Berghof Studios in New York.
In 1976, Tom Berenger got married to Barbara Wilson. They are the parents of Allison and Patrick. After divorcing Wilson in 1984, he married Lisa Williams. They were married from 1986 to 1997. They are the parents of Chelsea, Chloe, and Shiloh.
In 1998 he married Patricia Alvaran. Their daughter Scout was born in 1998. They remained together till 2011. In 2012, Tom got married to his current wife Laura Moretti. Apart from English, he speaks fluent Italian and Spanish.
Tom Berenger Career, Awards & Achievement
In 1975, Tom Berenger was seen in the TV series ‘One Life to Save’. He was the seen in the TV movie ‘Flesh & Blood’ in 1979. In 1986, he appeared as Jeff Stevens in ‘If Tomorrow Comes’. He has guest appeared in ‘Law & Order’, ‘Ally McBeal’, ‘Into the West’, ‘Hawaii Five-0’, and ‘Training Day’.
His other television credits are ‘Major Crimes’, ‘Cheers’, ‘Third Watch’, and Hatfields and McCoys’. In 2012, Tom starred in ‘XIII: The Series’. He has also starred in ‘Peacemakers’ and ‘October Road’.
He made his movie debut by starring in the 1976 film ‘Rush It’. In 1978, he starred in the movie ‘In Praise of Older Women’. The following year, the actor starred as Butch Cassidy in ‘Butch and Sundance: The Early Days’.
In the ‘80s, Tom acted in several movies like ‘The Dogs of War’, ‘Eddie and the Cruisers’, ‘Rustler’s Rhapsody’, ‘Platoon’, ‘Beyond the Door’, and ‘Last Rites’. He was seen as Michael in ‘Last Rites’ in 1989.
Tom’s other film credits are ‘Cutaway’, ‘The Substitute’, ‘Sinners and Saints’, ‘Sniper: Legacy’, ‘Cops and Robbers’, ‘Inception’, ‘Charlie Valentine’, ‘The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey’, ‘The Junction Boys’, and ‘The Hollywood Sign’.
Awards & Achievements
Tom Berenger was nominated for the Academy Award in 1987 for his role in ‘Platoon’. He is the winner of the 1987 Golden Globe Award and has won the 2012 Primetime Emmy Award. In 2000, he won the Golden Boot Award and is the recipient of the 1998 Lone Star Film & Television Award. At the 2013 Western Heritage Awards, he won the Bronze Wrangler. He has received nominations from Gold Derby Award and Maverick Movie Award.
Net Worth of Tom Berenger
Tom Berenger’s net worth is more than $11.5 million. The actor made this money by starring in many movies. He has acted in television series and his movies have performed very well at the box office. The actor has also starred in many made-for-television films like ‘Nightmares and Dreamscapes’, ‘Desperate Hours: An Amber Alert’, ‘Detective’, and ‘Rough Riders’. In 2010, Tom voiced in the movie ‘Firedog’. In 2018, Berenger will be seen in the films ‘1st Born’ and ‘Supervised’.
Tom Berenger is one of the most well-known actors in the world. He is an award winning actor who is active in his profession for more than 50 years. He has also acted in many direct-to-video films and has got many fans in the world.