How Much is Henry Cavill Worth?
Henry Cavill is a 35-year-old star with $20 million net worth. He found numerous ways to make money in Hollywood, that’s why his net worth is big enough now. And the star, whose career is in its peak phase, definitely he will earn much more in the nearest future.
Henry Cavill main source of wealth is acting. He started from short TV appearances and then moved his way to the big screen. But you are mistaken, if you think that Henry Cavill way on top was easy. He started from small roles and tiny (according to Hollywood standards, of course) salary.
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Cavill debuted as Thomas Aprea in “Laguna” in 2001. Then he got $413,000 paycheck for his work.
Later Cavill acted in a television film “Goodbye, Mr. Chips”, and earned just $21, 000. During many years the actor worked hard and demonstrated his acting skills, getting a miserable payment for it. But luck finally gave the zealous entertainer his smile. In 2012 he won the role of Superman in a fantasy “Man of Steel”. The movie with the great cast – Amy Adams, Russell Crowe, Kevin Costner – grossed $800 million in the box office with a budget of $225 million. Thus, Henry Cavill has become popular overnight and finally got a fat paycheck – $14 million.
Now the actor makes millions of dollars, playing strong heroes with super skills in films and TV shows. But that powerful source of wealth seemed not enough for him. Henry Cavill added a pretty good amount to his bank account, having endorsed Dunhill fragrances.
So, Henry Cavill, who dreams to play James Bond after Daniel Craig retirement, can not to worry about money at all. But in his young years he was a struggling actor.
Henry Cavill Bio and Career
Henry Cavill has become a household name recently. He looks like a typical Hollywood heartthrob and plays Superheroes. Not long ago we watched him opposite well-fit Ben Affleck in “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” and “Justice League”.
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It’s even hard to believe, that American superhero was portrayed by a typical British gentleman. Henry Cavill was born in Jersey, Channel Islands, UK. Henry grew up in a friendly English family of Colin and Marianne Cavill. The couple brought up 5 sons. Later Henry told that his mother had always been the best friend for him. His relationships with Marianne helped the actor later portray the connection between the Superman and his mother, depicted by Diane Lane.
Henry Cavill was educated at St. Michael’s Preparatory School. Later he joined the closed Stowe School. Henry had to leave his warm home and move to the boarding school. He felt really lonely there. He begged his father to take him back home, but Colin refused – thus he wanted to make his son strong.
Being in frustration, Cavill found consolation in food. Soon the boy had huge chicks and quite a noticeable belly. But fries and buns were not the only things, which saved Henry from depression. He fell in love with theater too. The boy took part in school theater productions and even attended acting classes.
Soon the fate gave him a chance. Their school, which had great views, was the lovely place for various movie makers. One day he actors and film director of “The Count of Monte Cristo” came to Stowe to film a couple of scenes there. They needed a boy for a small role. Henry Cavill, who has already become a school star, decided to try his luck. And the film director Kevin Reynolds chose him!
Thus, Henry Cavill started his career of an actor, which led him to fame and money. Now he spends most part of his time at work. The actor lives alone in a big house!
The star Henry Cavill, which calls himself a “nerd” and lover of computer games, has bought $5 million mansion in LA. His house looks like a fortress, hidden from strangers’ eyes with a huge stone fence.
The house has an unusual shape. It looks like a modern advanced residence, made of glass and stone. The actor likes to have some rest there before making the next Superman movie.
Now Henry Cavill is a Richie Rich, so his car park looks impressive. He is rumored to own Rolls Royce, Mercedes C Class and Ferrari at home. But the actor didn’t confirm this info. But he opened up that his first car was silver Peugeot.