Val Kilmer is an American who is popularly known for his acting skills. As of 2022, Val Kilmer’s net worth is $10 million. Kilmer was actually a stage actor who finally got renowned and earned fame with his appearance in comedy films. Some of his films are Top Secret! And Real Genius. He was also seen in a military action film titled Top Gun. Willow was his first fantasy film.
Kilmer is mostly known for starring in the characters of real-life figures in movies and the most notable ones are The Doors, where he was seen as Jim Morrison. In True Romance, he was seen as an apparition of Elvis Presley, in Tombstone, he appeared as Doc Holliday, in The Ghost and the Darkness, Kilmer was seen playing the character of John H. Patterson.
Some of his famous portrayals are seen in Batman Forever as Bruce Wayne/Batman, in The Saint as Simon Templar, and in The Prince of Egypt as Moses.
He was also nominated for Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor for his impressive performances owing to Heat as Chris, in the year 1995 and in Kiss Kiss Bang Bang as “Gay Perry”, in the year 2005.
Kilmer is not just an actor, but he also wrote a book titled I’m Your Huckleberry: A Memoir. And, he is also a supporter of Native American affairs. Other than this, Kilmer is an advocate of environmental protection.
Val Kilmer Wiki/Biography
Born on 31 December 1959, Val Kilmer is 62 Years Old as of 2022.
He was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. He currently lives in Malibu, California, United States.
Kilmer is of Swedish descent on his maternal side. And, on his parental side, he has German, English, Welsh, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, and French Huguenot descent. He is an American by nationality and followed Christian Science as a religion.
Kilmer went to Berkeley Hall School and later joined Chatsworth High School, after attending the Christian School until the 9th grade. Kilmer went to attend high school along with Kevin Spacey. He went to Hollywood Professional School. He was the youngest person of his time to get accepted into the Juilliard School’s Drama Division. Here he was a member of Group 10. He was awarded a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree.
Family, Girlfriend & Relationships
Val Kilmer’s father’s name was Eugene Dorris Kilmer and his mother’s name was Gladys Swanette. His father was an aerospace equipment distributor and real estate, developer. His mother was of Swedish descent. And, his father’s ancestry included English, Scottish-Irish, French, and German.
In the year 1968, when Val Kilmer was just 8 years old, his parents got divorced. His grandfather lived near the border with Arizona, he was a gold miner in New Mexico. Kilmer had 2 brothers and no sisters.
Kilmer had a younger brother named Wesley, who was diagnosed with epilepsy. At the age of 15, Wesley died after getting drowned in a jacuzzi. He has an older brother named Mark Kilmer.
As of 2021, Val Kilmer’s marital status is divorced. In the year 1998, in March, Kilmer was married to Joanne Whalley, who was an actress. They met while working together on the film titled Willow. But, they separated in February 1996.
They have two children, one daughter named Mercedes, who was born in 1991. And, a son named Jack, who was born in 1995.
Val Kilmer Net Worth Summary
As of 2022, the net worth of Val Kilmer is $10 million. The source of his wealth is his profession as an actor (appearance in several movies and television series), singer (his singles and music albums), musician, director, producer, and artist. In the year 1997, it was declared that Val wаѕ оnе оf Ноllуwооd’ѕ hіghеѕt-раіd асtоrѕ and had a tоtаl еаrnіngѕ оf $13 mіllіоn. In the year 1999, Vаl еаrnеd $9 mіllіоn fоr Аt Fіrѕt Ѕіght and it wаѕ а саrееr-hіgh аt thе tіmе.