Laurence John Fishburne III who is professionally known as Laurence Fishburne is a multi-talented personality who has an estimated net worth of $20 million.
Fishburne has been nominated for an Oscar Awards for best actor in What's Love Got to Do with It. He also ha been nominated for sixty-seven awards and has won twenty-four awards.
How Did He Earn His Worth?
Fishburne has an estimated net worth of $20 million from his multiple careers as actor, producer, playwright, and director. He has appeared in more than One hundred and ten movies, television series, short videos, and documentary. Some of his best and well-recognized roles are The Matrix, Deep Cover, Black-ish, and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.
Ex-Wives Net Worth
Morpheus of 'The Matrix' has been married twice in his life as his first wife is Hajna O. Moss (m. 1985–1990) who has an estimated net worth of $900 thousand. She has earned her wealth from being an actress and by working as a casting assistant.
Then Fishburne married his second wife Gina Torres (m. 2002–2018) for over sixteen years. Torres has an estimated net worth of $5 million from her career as a television and movie actress.
The King of the New York actor has earned his wealth from voice acting in several movies, video games, series, and short videos as narrator. He has given his voice to eleven characters which are Roots as Alex Haley, Khumba as Seko, TMNT as Narrator, and others.
He also has given his voice to five video game characters like in Enter the Matrix as Morpheus, True Crime: New York City as Isaiah Reed, CSI: Fatal Conspiracy as Dr. Raymond Langston, and others.
Appeared in Both DC and Marvel University
Fishburne has appeared in both Marvel and DC movies from where he has been able to earn a weeny amount of money. He has appeared in Antman and the Wasp as Dr. Bill Foster, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and Man of Steel as Perry White.
Fishburne has played the character of Morpheus in The Matrix starring Keanu Reeves as Neo who is worth $360 million. The movie is about a computer programmer who is sent to fight a war against underground powerful computers.
Reeves being the hero of the movie has earned a whopping salary of $260 million from its combined sequel which states that Fishburne being among the main cast has undoubtedly has earned massive wealth as his salary.
Earning as Producer
Apart from Fishburne's acting career, he also has earned his fortune by producing fourteen movies and television series. Some of his well-known produced movies and television series are Grown-ish, Black-ish, Akeelah and the Bee, and Hoodlum.
The Deep Cover worth will be the part of two movies and one television named Crimson Blues asMills, Brother's Keeper as Harold Christian, and Rendlesham. Fishburne will also be producing the movie Rendlesham and one episode of Marvel's Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur. Due to his upcoming projects, Fishburne's worth sure will be rapidly increased.
Laurence Fishburne has also been stage performing from 1976 to 2008 and has appeared in eleven stage performances. He has performed in Eden as Solomon Barton, Searching For Bobby Fischer as Vinnie, The Lion in Winter as Henry II, and others. On average a stage performer earns $2,034.00 per week.
Highest Grossed movies
As Fishburne has appeared in more than One hundred and ten movies his highest-grossed movie among them is Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. The movie was made on a budget of $250 million while it made $873,634,919 from its worldwide collections.