How rich is Anthony Wilford Brimley?
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Wilford Brimley Net Worth $14.5 Million
Wilford Brimley is an American born celebrity who has a net worth $14.5 Million. Wilford has got his wealth from his career in playing. He’s over the years appeared in several films like The China Syndrome, Cocoon, The Thing and The Firm. Wilford was constantly appearing in the television series “The Waltons” during the 1970s. Wilford has also appeared in several television advertisements. Wilford created advertisements for Liberty Medical and Quaker Oats. This has drastically added to his riches too.
Wilford was born in 27th September 1934 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Brimley’s dad proved to be a real estate broker. Before debuting as an actor, he used to work in a ranch, as a wrangler, blacksmith, along with a bodyguard of Howard Hughes.
Later in 1970, he was cast in the well-known television series The Waltons — Brimley appeared in many episodes from 1974 to 1977. Eventually he was cast in films, and became famous for his roles in The Hotel New Hampshire, The Thing and Cocoon. The actor was also starred in Crossfire Trail (2001), a Turner Network Television production. Brimley’s performance in the 1980s TV play Our House was noteworthy. He also appeared in Absence of Malice and The Natural. Brimley was cast in Tender Mercies (1983) to the recommendation of actor Robert Duvall. Unlike his previous good guy roles, he appeared in the 1993 Tom Cruisestarred movie “The Firm” as a bad guy.
By 1979, he was diagnosed with diabetics and he soon began an awareness system for this. He was honoured by the American Diabetes Association in 2006 for this. Brimley loves playing poker and has tried his luck in the World Series of poker main event.