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Orson Welles Net Worth

Orson Welles Net WorthOrson Welles Net Worth: Orson Welles is a film director, film producer, screenwriter, actor, television director, playwright, film editor, theatre director, costume designer, production designer. Orson Welles was born 6-May-15 in Kenosha, WI and died Oct 10, 1985. According to Forbes, Orson Welles Net Worth is $20 Million. Best known for his seminal 1941 film Citizen Kane, which he co-wrote, directed, produced and starred in. The film is widely considered one of the most important films in cinema history. He also directed the features The Magnificent Ambersons, The Lady from Shanghai and Touch of Evil. His War of the Worlds radio broadcast during the Mercury Theatre on the Air series became one of the most famous incidents of mass panic in history as many radio listeners believed Welles was reading a shocking news bulletin that featured alien invasions when really he was reciting the H.G. Wells novel The War of the Worlds. He received a scholarship to attend Harvard University after School, but chose instead to travel through Europe. He first gained recognition for his narration of classic literary works in the 1938 CBS Radio series The Mercury Theatre on the Air. He co-starred with Charlton Heston in the 1958 crime noir film Touch of Evil.

Orson Welles Net Worth is $20 Million

First Name Orson
Last Name Welles
Another Name George Orson Welles
Age 70 (age at death) years
Date of Birth 6th May, 1915
Place of Birth Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA
Died 10th October, 1985
Place of Death Hollywood, California, USA
Cause of Death Heart Failure
Height 6′ 1½” (187 cm)
Build Large
Eye Brown – Dark
Hair Black
Distinctive Feature His Deep Voice
Star Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Religion Protestant
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
School Todd School, Woodstock, IL (1930)
Profession Actor, director, writer, producer, voice actor
Profession Actor
Claim to Fame Citizen Kane
Year(s) Active 1931–1985
Father Richard Hodgdon Head Welles
Mother Beatrice Ives
Family Member Christopher Welles (son), Rebecca Welles Manning (daughter), Beatrice Welles (daughter)
Friend Howard Hawks, Joseph Cotten, Frank Sinatra, H.G. Wells, John Houseman, Bud Cort, John Ford, James Cagney, Peter Bogdanovich, Robert Wise, John Huston, Peter Viertel, Dean Martin, Gary Graver, Roger Hill, Ben Hecht, Teddy Stauffer, Ingmar Bergman, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Gerald Mohr, Agnes Moorehead, Beatriz Costa, Marlena Dietrich, Carole Lombard, Lucille Ball, Fay Wray, Clifford Odets
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