Christopher Walken Net Worth

Current Net Worth: $55 Million

Christopher Walken is a very popular American actor, screenwriter, and director who has worked in films, TV shows, and stage. He has worked in more than 100 films and television shows. His powerful and impeccable performances were in The Deer Hunter, Annie Hall, The Prophecy, True Romance, Batman Returns, Pulp Fiction, Catch Me If You Can, Hairspray, and Seven Psychopaths. Over the years Christopher Walken has become a very popular figure everywhere. In 2024 we will see him in many new roles.

Christopher Walken Biography

Name Christopher Walken
Net Worth $55 Million
Age 79 years old
Annual Salary $3 Million
Profession Actor
Gender Male
Zodiac Sign Aries
Full Name Ronald Walken
Nickname Chris, Ronnie
Date Of Birth March 31, 1943
Birth Place Astoria, New York,
United States
Nationality American
Hometown Astoria, Queens
Height 6 ft (183 cm)
weight 78 kg (172 lbs)
Eye Color Blue and Hazel
Hair Color Light Brown
Marital Status Married
Spouse Georgianne Thon
Father Paul Wälken
Mother Rosalie Wälken
Brothers Kenneth and Glenn Wälken
Education, Qualification College Dropout
Religion Christianity

Walken began his career as a child actor, appearing in various television shows and movies. He made his film debut in 1976’s The Anderson Tapes. He went on to have supporting roles in films like Annie Hall and The Deer Hunter. In the early 1980s, he began landing leading roles, starting with 1981’s Heal the Pain. He also starred in the cult classic Jaws 3-D that same year.

Walken continued to find success throughout the 1990s and 2000s, appearing in films like Batman Returns, Pulp Fiction, Sleepy Hollow and Catch Me If You Can. He has also been nominated for several Academy Awards, winning Best Supporting Actor for 1978’s The Deer Hunter.

In recent years, Walken has appeared in films like Interstellar and The Jungle Book. He will next be seen in the upcoming thriller Laura along with Gina Rodriguez and Sigourney Weaver.

He has also received critical acclaim for his stage performances in A View from the Bridge and Macbeth. Walken has been nominated for an Academy Award seven times and has won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor twice.


Walken was born on March 31, 1943, in Astoria, Queens, New York City. His mother, Rosalie (nee Russell; 1916–2010), was a Scottish-born former actress and Strauss waltzer. His father, Paul Walken (1913–2020) was a German-born baker who owned a bakery in Astoria. Christopher’s paternal grandfather was from Düsseldorf, and his paternal grandmother was from Würzburg in Bavaria.

Walken began appearing onstage at an early age, performing with his family in various vaudeville acts. He made his screen debut at the age of 10 in the live television children’s show The Wonderful John Acton as Johnny Acton. In 1953, he appeared as a player in an episode of the TV series Studio One titled “The Langoliers”.

Christopher Walken has been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor three times and won the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film for his role in the short film Ambush. Walken has also received two Golden Globe Awards and a Screen Actors Guild Award. Even today he is a very relatable actor in 2024 he has several movies and shows lined up for releases and many in the productin.

Walken began his career as a child actor, making his debut as an extra in various anthology series and commercials. He made his feature film debut with a small role in Michael Cimino’s war drama The Deer Hunter (1978). He subsequently established himself as a supporting player in such films as Martin Scorsese’s superhero film The Last Dragon (1985), Woody Allen’s comedy Hannah and Her Sisters (1986), Terry Gilliam’s science fiction film Brazil (1985), and Wes Anderson’s satirical drama Moonlight Kingdom (2012).

In addition to his work in film, Walken has also had an extensive career on stage, appearing in more than 50 productions including such Broadway classics as Hair, The Lion in Winter, Of Mice and Men, Batman Forever, Romeo and Juliet, Macbeth, and King Lear. He has also starred in numerous off-Broadway productions. In 2009, he won an Obie Award for Sustained Excellence of Performance.

Personal Life

Christopher Walken has been married to Georgianne Walken in 1969 and they are still together. He has appeared in more than 100 films and television shows, including some of the most iconic films of our time. He has also been nominated for an Academy Award eight times, winning once for his performance in The Deer Hunter.

Net Worth

Christopher Walken has had a long and successful career in Hollywood and has a net worth of over $55 million in 2024.