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Gore Vidal Net Worth

Gore Vidal Net Worth

How rich is Eugene Luther Gore Vidal?

Eugene Luther Gore Vidal Net Worth:
$30 Million

Birth date: October 3, 1925
Death date: 2012-07-31
Birth place: West Point, New York, U.S.
Height:5' 11½" (1.82 m)
Profession: Writer, Actor
Education: Phillips Exeter Academy, Sidwell Friends School
Nationality: American
Parents: Eugene Luther Vidal, Nina Gore
Siblings: Nina Auchincloss Straight, Vance Vidal, Valerie Vidal, Thomas Gore Auchincloss
Awards: National Book Award for Nonfiction, Edgar Award for Best Television Episode Teleplay, National Book Critics Circle Award for Criticism, Ambassador Book Award for American Arts and Letters
Nominations: Tony Award for Best Play, National Book Award for Fiction, Nebula Award for Best Novel, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Dramatic Special, Writers Guild of America Award for Best Written Drama, Lambda Literary Award for Gay Men's Biography/Autobiography, Locus Award for Best Novel, National Book Award for Arts and Letters (Nonfiction)
Movies: Caligula, Suddenly, Last Summer, Gattaca, Ben-Hur, Bob Roberts, The Catered Affair, The Best Man, The Scapegoat, With Honors, Trailer for a Remake of Gore Vidal's Caligula, Is Paris Burning?, Shrink, Why We Fight, One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern, The Left Handed Gun, Last of the Mobile Hot Shots, Shadow Conspiracy, The Palermo Connection, Myra Breckinridge, Murder, Spies, & Voting Lies, Ritual in Transfigured Time, Obscene

Eugene Luther Gore Vidal net worth, wiki & biography:

American author, playwright, essayist, screenwriter, and political activist, Gore Vidal, has an estimated net worth of $12 million. The grandson of Oklahoma senator Thomas P. Gore, the controversial writer led a privileged, sheltered childhood. Often tiring of the expensive creature comforts encircling him, Vidal spent much of his spare time in the movies. In his 1968 novel Myra Breckenridge, Vidal were able to weave both his undying passion for movies and his fascination with same sex relationships inside the framework of an excessive storyline. Thanks to his erudite TV talk-show appearances in the 1960s and 1970s, Vidal has joined that special fraternity generally known as the star novelist. He has played in three films, playing himself in Fellini’s Roma (1972) and extensions of himself in Bob Roberts (1993) and With Honors (1994). In 1997, he starred in the futuristic fantasy Gattaca. Remaining an indefatigable writer and essayist to the 1990s, Vidal has reiterated his love affair with films on several occasions, notably in his 1992 volume Screening History and as contributor to Past Imperfect (1995), a novel about Hollywood’s slant on historical facts.

Gore Vidal Net Worth $12 Million

Llike his grandpa, Thomas Gore (a Democratic Politian), Vidal is classed as a dominant political figure. In 1960, Vidal was an unsuccessful Democratic candidate for Congress, losing an election New York’s 29th congressional district. Yet Vidal went to turned into one the chairmen of the People’s Party from 1970-1972. Additionally, he campaigned against Jerry Brown for the Democratic primary election to the United States Senate from California.

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