Robert Wagner is a well-known American actor and producer who has an estimated net worth of million dollars. He is famous for his TV shows “Hart to Hart”, “It Takes a Thief” and “Switch”. He can also be recognized as Teddy Leopold in “Two and a Half Men”. Furthermore, he is popular for performing in the “Austin Powers” films Trilogy in the role of Number Two.
Biography & Wiki
Robert John Wagner was born on 10 February 1930 to Hazel Alvera and Robert John Wagner, Sr. in Detroit, Michigan. His mother was a telephone operator and his father worked as a salesman. He has Norwegian (mother) and German (father) parentage. He came to be a graduate in 1949 from Saint Monica Catholic High School.
When Robert was seven years old, his family relocated to Los Angeles. This suited Robert as acting has been his main interest and he was hankering after being an actor. Actually, he was in some way discovered through a talent search when he and his family were having dinner in a restaurant in Beverly Hills.
Robert Wagner has married in all four times, counting twice to Natalie Wood, who died by drowning and the couple had a son. Wagner married Marion Marshal in 1963 and divorced in year 1971, and has a daughter with her. In 1990, he married Jill St. John. Wagner acknowledged that he was in affairs with a number of ladies such as Joan Crawford, Anita Ekberg, and Shirley Anne.
Robert Wagner started his acting career appearing in the film “The Happy Years” in the year 1950. Then 20th Century Fox signed him, which was a great help to shape his career. He could easily play romantic roles, but he also excelled in dramatic roles like the part of a war veteran played in the film “With a Song in My Heart”.
This led Robert to a variety of parts in hit films such as “Beneath the 12-Mile Reef”, “A Kiss Before Dying”, “Between Heaven and Hell” and a lot more. In the year 1960, Columbia Pictures offered him films like “Sail A Crooked Ship” and “The War Lover”. Afterwards, Wagner acted in some movies in Europe such as “The Pink Panther” and “The Condemned of Altona”.
In 1966, Universal Studios signed him and under this banner Wagner acted in films like “How I Spent My Summer Vacation” and “Banning”. He did his debut in TV in 1967 appearing in the show “It Takes a Thief”. In the decade of 1970’s, his TV career reached the peak and he was taking pleasure in his share of riches and stardom.
On the whole, in a career today spanning over 60 years, Wagner has acted in more than 50 movies and a comparable number of television productions, performing constantly in one medium or the other.
Awards & Achievements
Robert Wagner obtained nomination for six times for Golden Globe Awards of Best Actor in his entire career and one Emmy Award for Best Television Actor. In 2007, he achieved Method Fest Award for “Man in the Chair” and he gained People’s Choice Award for Favorite Male Actor in 1980. He accomplished one Phoenix Film Festival in favor of his input to the cinema industry in 2006.
Net Worth of Robert Wagner
The estimation shows that Robert Wagner has an overall net worth of over $15 million. Wagner has accumulated his net worth on account of his popular and lengthy career in a range of movies, television and stage shows. He has worked in over 50 movies and a comparable number of TV productions. All of them have augmented the total net worth of Robert Wagner.
In Hollywood Robert Wagner is considered as one of its aged and most wonderful actors. He has made performances in quite much every category. He has acted in comedies such as “Austin Powers” as well as more passionate films such as “Man in the Chair”. The Hollywood young actors love and respect him and they get enthused by his films. He is among the original Hollywood James Bond and women still admire him.