What Is Michael Gandolfini’s Net Worth? His Movie Earnings & Income Sources
Michael Gandolfini is the son of the late actor, James Gandolfini. After the passing away of his dad in 2013, he made his debut in acting. So, how has his financial career been so far? What is Michael’s net worth in 2023?
Besides, we know that The Sopranos actor was filthy rich when he died. Did he leave all the money to his son? If yes, how much was it? Let’s find out together below.
Michael Gandolfini Has A Multi-Million Net Worth
In 2023, young Gandolfini has a net worth of $15 million. Although he only began his journey as an actor ten years ago, he is a multi-millionaire today. If you ask how, well, let us remind you that his father was worth $70 million when he left this world. And, we’re sure a huge chunk of his fortune is in Michael’s name today; we will get back to this later on as well.
Furthermore, take a look below to see a rough estimation of the star kid’s net worth in the last few years.
Gandolfini Is The Highest Paid Actor In The Many Saints Of Newark
In 2019, Michael landed his role on The Many Saints Of Newark. It is inspired by The Sopranos where he plays the role of a young Tony Soprano. Upon further investigation, we were able to find out that he earned $3 million for his role in the drama film.
It is also evident that he was the highest-paid actor on the set. His fellow actors, including Alessandro Nivola, earned $1 million, Leslie Odom Jr. earned $500,000, and Jon Bernthal earned $400,000.
To further add, his dad was also among the highest-paid actors in Hollywood. James Gandolfini was paid $1 million for his role as Tony Soprano in the 1999 TV series.
His Late Dad Left Most Of His $70 Million Fortune For Him
The esteemed actor, James Gandolfini passed away at the age of 51 years on 19th June 2013. His death was shocking to everyone; but especially to his son who was only 14 at the time.
Furthermore, along with dealing with his beloved dad’s death, Michael had to deal with lawyers to get through his will. As per the official documents, James left his only son his estate worth $70 million – well, the majority of it to be exact. The wealth was kept in a trust fund until he reached the age of 21.
The Actor Will Have To Share The Italian Property With His Half-Sister
The will signed by Gandolfini included his second wife, Deborah Lin, and their daughter, Liliane Gandolfini. While Deborah got her own share of his wealth, Liliane on the other hand shares the inheritance with her half-brother.
But, the catch here is that she has to be 25 years old to have her name on the fortune. Currently, she’s only 10 years old. Besides, the actual will also states that the brother-sister duo has to split the actor’s Italian property when she comes of age.
Michael Solely Earns Because Of His Successful Career In Acting
With the desire to continue his dad’s legacy, Michael chose acting as his profession. And, so far, it’s paying him quite well.
When he first began his journey, he was cast as Joey Dawyer on the HBO series, The Deuce. This helped propel his career further. Soon enough, he got the opportunity to play the younger version of Soprano and was the only highest-paid actor in the film. Additionally, he played prominent parts in Cherry, Ocean’s 8, and Beau is Afraid.
Moreover, at present, James’s son is working on Daredevil: Born Again. It is an upcoming TV series that is set to release in 2024. Based on the original story of Daredevil, it is speculated that the show will break the records.