Celebrity: Sean Penn
Date of Birth
Sean Penn’s Net Worth: $150 million
American actor, filmmaker, and political activist, Sean Justin Penn better known simply as Sean Penn who was born on the 17th of August 1960, in Los Angeles, California has a net worth of $150 million.
The actor who worked as an extra and made guest-star appearances in various TV shows, but started acting officially in the early 1980s as a teenager, earlier became popular for his performance as stoner Jeff Spicoli in the teen comedy Fast Times at Ridgemont High. In addition, he also received many accolades for his performance in Bad Boys, The Falcon and the Snowman, and Carlito’s Way.
Sean who earned his first primary awards nominations in 1995 for death-row inmate Matthew Poncelet in Dead Man Walking, has been nominated five times in total for the Academy Award for Best Actor, that he won twice, for his performances as Jimmy Markum in 2003’s Mystic River and the late San Francisco mayor Harvey Milk in 2008’s Milk.
As a movie director, he has also directed a ton of movies like 2007’s Into the Wild, for which he was nominated for several awards. Penn who is also well known as a political activist, was a vocal critic of the administration of George W. Bush, and has traveled abroad several times for political and diplomatic reasons, including a 2005 reporting assignment for The San Francisco Chronicle, in which he traveled to Iran.
He got married to popular singer Madonna in 1985 but the couple divorced 4 years later in 1989, after which Penn started dating actress Robin Wright, he eventually married and had two children with. They separated a couple of times before finally divorcing in 2009.