Facts of Richard Gere
|Full Name||Richard Gere|
|Birth Name||Richard Tiffany Gere|
|Birth City||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|
|Father Name||Homer George Gere|
|Mother Name||Doris Ann Tiffany|
|Awards||Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy,BFCA Critics' Choice Joel Siegel Award|
|Sibilings||David Gere, Laura Gere, Joanne Gere, Henry Januszewski, Susan Gere|
|Filmography||Sommersby (1993),Primal Fear (1996),Runaway Bride (1999),I'm Not There (2007),Arbitrage (2012)|
|Education||Cicero North Syracuse High School, University of Massachusetts Amherst|
|Date of Birth||August 31,1949|
How Much Is The Net Worth Of Richard Gere?
Richard Gere is an American actor worth around $120 million as of 2020. He is widely known for his appearance in movies and TV series including An Officer and a Gentleman, Days of Heaven and many more.
Richard Gere kicked off his professional career in the 1970s and has been rising since then. He has acquired huge fame and fortune and still not stopping. Here know more about his net worth, salary, income sources and other details.
RIchard Gere Is a Wealthy Actor With $120 Million In Net Worth - Salary, Income Sources
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Richard Gere owns the net worth of $120 million as of July 2019. And as per The Richest, his fortune is claimed to be approximately $100 million.
He mainly earns his net worth from his career as an American actor.
Gere is popular for his roles in movies and TV series including Pretty Woman, an Office and a Gentleman. He debuted in the entertainment industry in 1973 through the movie Chelsea D.H.O.
After that, he appeared in almost 60 movies and TV series including Chicago, Hachi: A Dog’s Tale, Pretty Woman, American Gigolo, Shall We Dance, The Jackal, Unfaithful and many more.
Here see the list of Gere movies, budget and box office he appeared:
|Movie||Budget||Box Office Collection||Salary|
|Sommersby||$50.82 million||$244.38 million||$5,000,000|
|Intersection||$45 million||$21.36 million||$7,000,000|
|Runaway Bride||$70 million||$309.4 million||$12,000,000|
|Unfaithful||$50 million||$119 million||$15,000,000|
|The Mothman Prophecies||$42 million||$55.1 million||$15,000,000|
As of his recent projects, he has been involved in movies and TV series including MotherFatherSon, and Three Christs.
For his outstanding performances and skills, he has been awarded prestigious awards like Golden Globe, Screen Actors Guild Award, Career Achievement Award, Lifetime Achievement Award, and many more. As far as concerned, he is has won 24 awards and has been nominated in 27 awards.
Furthermore, he has been titled as 2006 Man of the Year and ‘Sexiest Man Alive’ by People magazine in 1999.
Endorsements Deals, Investments & Charity Earnings
Besides his eminent career, Richard Gere also earns from his endorsements deals, lucrative agreements and other deals. Till date, he has promoted and endorsed Marigold Hotel, Hallmark movie, Norman, Fiat, Meals on Wheels, DirectTV and many more.
Gere pockets more than half of his net worth from his personal investments. Although he has invested in many profit-making companies, he has not revealed his million dollars investments details.
A source reported that he earns approximately $85.3 million profit from his investments and savings.
He was interested in Buddhism since the 20s. He learned Zen Buddhism for five to six years under Kyozan Joshu Sasaki. As Buddhist quote says ‘Live simply, give much. Do as you would be done by.’ Gere is also involved in several charity works.
He supported various charitable companies including Dalai Lama Foundation, American Foundation for AIDS Research, Gere Foundation, Robert F Kennedy Memorial, Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation, Meals On Wheels and many more.
Moreover, he has also endorsed Hillary Clinton in her presidential campaign and donated around $2,700 in her campaign.
Assets, Houses, Cars, Expenses, Taxes & Insurance
Richard Gere is currently living in a $2 million worth house in Hampton. Recently, he sold his other Hamptons mansion for $36.5 million.
Actually, the mansion was listed for $65 million which was later lowered to $56 million and was lastly sold in $36.5 million. The millionaire Gere nicknamed his house ‘Strongheart Manor’.
Moreover, a source reported that he owns the real estate property valuation of around $12.8 million as of the present market. Coming to his luxury cars collection, he owns altogether 5 luxury and lavish cars worth around $3.2 million.
His Car Collection Include All The Expensive Luxury Cars
His $3.2 million cars collections includes Mercedes Benz ($41,000 to $74,000), Jaguar ($50,000 to $71,000), Ford ($14,260 to $52,130) and Rolls Royce ($450,000 to $600,000).
Well, there is no information about his tax payments but he surely needs to pay bulk as his in income taxes, property taxes and other taxes due to his high earnings. He may have a million dollars insurance plans but the details are not out.
Besides, he also earns from endorements and brand deals.
Richard Gere Personal Life- Age, Married, Wife, Children, Son, Divorce, Past Relationships, Height, Weight
Richard Gere aka Richard Tiffany Gere was born on 31 August 1949 under the sun sign Virgo. He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to his parents; father Homer George Gere and mother Doris Ann Tiffany.
Gere was raised alongside his siblings; brothers David Gere, Henry Januszewski, and sisters Joanne Gere, Laura Gere, and Susan Gere.
As of July 2019, Richard Gene's age is 69 and has a height of 5 ft. 6 inches (168 cm). He holds American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity.
Married Life, Wife, Children & Past Relationships
Coming to his personal life, Richard Gere is a married man. He is married to his spouse Alejandra Silva since April 2018. By far, the duo is having pretty good relationship as a married couple.
The couple is blessed with a child; son Alexander.
Previously, Gere was married to Carey Lowell for around 14 years. Gere met Carey just a year before they got married in 2002.
Due to some internal conflict, the estranged couple divorced on 18 October 2016. They have a child together named Homer James Jigme Gere.
He Was Married To Cindy Crawford In The Past
Regarding his past relationships, he was in a married relationship with Cindy Crawford from 12 December 1991 to 1 December 1995.