How rich is Judd Nelson?
Judd Nelson Net Worth:
|Birth date:||November 28, 1959|
|Birth place:||Portland, Maine, United States|
|Height:||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Screenwriter, Film Producer|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Parents:||Merle Nelson, Leonard Nelson|
|Siblings:||Eve Nelson, Julie Nelson|
|TV shows:||Suddenly Susan, Hometime, Transformers|
Judd Nelson wiki & biography:
Judd Nelson net worth: Judd Nelson is an American actor, screenwriter, and producer who has a net worth of $8 million. Nelson has amassed his wealth through his numerous roles in film and TV, as well as a voice actor in animated movie. Nelson made his screen debut in the 1984 comedy Making the Grade. The next year, Nelson starred as John Bender in The Breakfast Club, a smash hit comedy drama that put him in the limelight. Next, Nelson performed in drama St. Elmo’s Fire (1985) and voiced the character Hot Rod/Rodimus Prime in animated feature film The Transformers: The Movie (1986), after which followed a series of box office disappointments. In 1996 Nelson made his foray in television, having signed on to his first sitcom show, Suddenly Susan. Since, he continues to be cast to star both to the small and huge screen in a career which has been peppered with under-marketed movies and poorly-written TV appearances. Additionally, he served as co-writer and actor in the short 2012 picture The Spin Room: Super Tuesday.
Performer, scriptwriter, producer, and member of the 80s “Brat Pack”, Judd Nelson’s net worth is at $8 million dollars. Much of his income comes from numerous acting gigs on both television and film along with in script writing.
Hailed from Portland, Maine into a Jewish family of legislators, he took up acting with Stella Adler in Manhattan to carve his own niche in the silver curtained business. Considered among the central members of the infamous “Brat Pack”, he starred in various coming-of-age movies in the 1980s like The Breakfast Club as well as the uber-popular movie up to this day, St. Elmo’s Fire.
He also starred in various television films like Suddenly Susan, Circumstances Unknown, Cabin by the Lake (and its sequel, Return to Cabin by the Lake), the Spiral Staircase, Lost Voyage, Infected, and many more. He also lent his voice to Rodimus Prime, the Transformer’s hot rod. A comeback in the film industry through Bad Kids GoTo Hell, Judd Nelson turned from his bad boy image to being the school’s headmaster, Nash. He is due to be observed in the television series, Nikita along with the comedy film, Last Chance Holiday, this 2013.
Judd Asher Nelson (created November 28, 1959) is an American actor, screenwriter, and producer. He is best known for his characters as John Bender in “The Breakfast Club”, Alec Newbary in “St. Elmo’s Fire”, Hot Rod and Rodimus Prime in “The Transformers: The Movie” and Jack Richmond in “Suddenly Susan”.
Nelson started playing in the mid-1980s, starring in Making the Grade (1984) and Fandango (1985), the latter in which he starred opposite a young Kevin Costner. The St. Elmo’s Fire (Man in Motion) music video – also directed by Joel Schumacher – reached #1 in the USA (1985) written by David Foster and John Parr and performed by John Parr; Nelson appears in the video. A following post in New York magazine, which focused mostly on the success of these movies, resulted in the term “Brat Pack” being coined. In 1986 Nelson supplied the voice of Hot Rod/Rodimus Prime in The Transformers: The Movie and teamed up with Breakfast Club alumna Ally Sheedy for a third time in Blue City. Film critic Roger Ebert praised the documentary, also it preserves a 100% rating on Rotten Tomatoes. He starred opposite Burt Reynolds in the ABC Afterschool Special Shattered If Your Kid’s On Drugs, which likewise featured Megan Follows and Dermot Mulroney. 1987 saw him starring in the Bob Clark courtroom comedy From the Hip, which co starred John Hurt and Elizabeth Perkins; he also provided a stand out performance in Billionarie Boys Club, a courtroom thriller based on actual events; his performance earned him a Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Actor in a Mini-Series.