If you ever wonder whose the voice of the chipmunk Alvin is in the movie Alvin and the Chipmunks, then let us clear your doubt, it is of Justin Long. Justin Long is an American actor and comedian who has played in various movies as well as TV shows and also gives his voice in animation projects. Sometimes in front of the camera as an actor and sometimes behind as a producer, long is an expert in various fields.
If you wish to learn more of the actor's career, his achievements and the net worth that he has acquired over the years of his career, continue with the article.
Long's Career as an Actor
Long's very debut was in the movie Galaxy Quest, released in 1999. He showed talent as an actor in the debut itself and was nominated for Saturn Award for Best Performance by a Younger Actor.
It is one of his best performances to date. The movie put him in the maps of Hollywood and got him roles in various other movies and TV shows as well.
From 2000 till 2004, he has appeared in TV as Warren P. Cheswick in the show Ed. In 2001, he portrayed as Darry Jenner in the movie Jeepers Creepers. He was also nominated for Saturn Award for Best Performance by a Younger Actor but failed to win it.
His popularity was on the rise and it experienced a substantial elevation from the movie DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story.
Long was a cast of DodgeBall in the movie that also starred Vince Vaughn and Ben Stiller. The movie was one of the hits in 2004 and helped to further increase Long's fame as an actor. Long has also played with funny artist Anna Farris and Ryan Reynolds in the movie Waiting, a movie about waiters who work at a restaurant called Shenaniganz.
2007 was the year that Long counts as one of his successful years. It was in the same year, he featured as the white-hat hacker Matt Farrell in Live Free Or Die Hard, also starring Bruce Willis.
For his role in the movie, he was nominated for Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor. The same year, Alvin and the Chipmunks was also released. In this film, he voiced the character named chipmunk Alvin.
His success is not limited to the world of movies. He has showcased his talent in the TV shows like Skylanders Academy, F Is for Family and New Girl as well. He has a steady success in Hollywood, and he is one of the consistent actors of Hollywood.
Net Worth of Long
All the hard work that he puts in his career seems to be paying off well as the 40-year actor sits at the net worth of $15 million.
With movies like Live Free or Die Hard which earned $383.5 million and Alvin and the Chipmunks which earned $342.7 million at the box office, he has been part in various box office hits in the past.
His profession as an actor is what adds to his revenue. Aside from it, he has made a few good investments in the past like his Hollywood Hills house which he had purchased at the price of $1,999,000 but sold at $2.055 million.
Not to mention, but his net worth is well justified.