Clinton Eastwood Jr. famous as Clint Eastwood is versatile persona in American film Industry. He is an American actor, filmmaker, musician, and political figure. He came to fame after the success in the Western TV series Rawhide. He achieved his international recognition with his act as the Man with No Name. After this, he has worked in a number of films and had always delivered this best performance.
Eastwood has received substantial critical praise for his films both in the United States as well as in France. Some of the films that were praised in France include some that were not well received in the United States. Eastwood has been awarded two prices in France that are most esteemed awards. Eastwood also received a lifetime achievement award at the Italian Venice Film Festival Golden Lion.
Eastwood started his own production company in the year 1967 and named it Malpaso. This production house has produced all his American films except four. Eastwood also served for two years as Mayor of Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, and a non-partisan office starting in the year 1986.
Biography and Family
Eastwood was born in San Francisco, California on born May 31, 1930. He was the son of Clinton Eastwood Sr. and Ruth Wood. Eastwood before being an actor had worked in various roles such as lifeguard, paper carrier, forest firefighter and so on.
His personal life has been through a lot of turmoil. Eastwood married Margaret Neville Johnson famous as Maggie Johnson whom he met on a blind date six months ago on 19 December 1953 in Pasadena. But their marriage did not run smooth. Eastwood was reportedly having a relationship in Seattle with a young woman who became pregnant.
There were several women at several points of time in his life. Lately, he was married to Dina Ruiz and has a daughter Morgan who is sixteen years old. But according to the news in August 2013, the couple had been living separately. On October 23, 2013, Dina filed for divorce after she withdrew her request for legal separation, mentioning conflicting differences. The divorce was finalized on December 22, 2014.
Eastwood had been publicly connected with photographer Erica Tomlinson-Fisher who is 41 years his junior to him. He has also been linked with Christina Sanders, a restaurant hostess, who is 33 years junior. In February 2015, He and Sanders publicly accepted their relationship at the 87th Academy Awards function.
Clint Eastwood Net worth in 2017: $375 million
The Oscar-winning superstar Clint Eastwood reportedly is worth $375 million.
Young Clint had attended Piedmont Junior High School. Although he was almost rejected from his enrollment in the school as shortly before he was to enter, he rode his bike on the sport’s field of the school and tore up the wet turf. As an alternative, he attended Oakland Technical High School, where he was hindered due to poor academic scores and listed to graduate in January 1949 as a midyear graduate, although he never cleared it. Eastwood had tried to enroll at Seattle University in the year 1951 but was then admitted into the United States Army during the Korean War.
Along with his immensely successful Hollywood career, Eastwood has also stepped in successful political shoe politics. In 1986 he was elected mayor of Carmel, California, and served the post for two years.
Although he registered as a Republican earlier in his career, he has clinched Democratic support of gun-control laws and same-sex marriage, and the recent times have exposed himself as a Libertarian.
Clint Eastwood Assets
Actor Clint Eastwood recently bought a house in Tehama, Carmel and spends a huge sum of money on decorating it according to his wish. The area is located over a rambling plain and is spread over a few hundred acres. The house comprises of three guest rooms, two master bed rooms, a living-dining area, and an attractive underground garage space. It also has furnished bathroom, attached garden, a sauna, terrace space, and library along with study space, and a separate wine cellar. Apart from this, the estate also has an 18,000 sq ft 18 holed golf course. There is also a modified club house for entertaining the guests. The kitchen space is also large and the house has an attached kitchen garden space.
He also owns a vehicle 1992 GMC Typhoon which is a limited edition which he drives to reach the helipad.
The question of assortment amongst 2016’s Oscar nominees has truly become Hollywood’s hot-button conversation, with the legendary actor-turned-director Clint Eastwood now wading into the controversy. He said that he has no knowledge about it at all and there are thousands of people in the Academy who have not received Oscars and might be crying.
He has been an inspiration for a lot of people in the industry and has been a great actor and director and we look up to him to deliver us with certain more films. Although his personal life is a mess and there are several rumors but he is a legendary figure in the industry without any doubt.