Talking about Thornton artistic career, he began his journey as a musician, playing drums and singing in a band named Tres Hombres. Until now Thorton has released four studio album which includes Private Radio, The Edge of The World, Hobo, and Beautiful Door.
Thorton moved to Los Angeles with his friend Tom Epperson to pursue his career in acting and writing. His first role on screen was in South Of Reno, where he played a small role of a counter man in a restaurant.
Billy Bob's first big role was in “One False Move”, where he appeared as a lead character in a negative role. He started getting large attention, after his work in and independent drama film Sling Blade. Until today, Thornton has starred in over 52 films.
By giving his full time towards his profession, Billy achieved a huge success, sadly his attention on career resulted bad effects on his health. He started getting health issues frequently and hospitalized for several times due to heart problems due to malnutrition.
Regarding Billy Bob ethnicity, he is white and holds an American nationality. Thornton's first wife was Melissa Lee Gatlin with whom he has a child and divorced after two years of marriage. After being single for six years, Bob Thornton married Toni Lawrence and again divorce after two years.
Cynda William was his third wife, with whom he divorced after two years of marriage. Further, he attached with Pirtra Thornton and married to her and gave birth to two children. But unfortunately, his third relationship also ended with divorce.
Angelina Jolie a famous actress became her fifth wife, like as before Billy was not able to maintain a good relationship with her and both separated with divorce. After all ups and down in his life, Thornton finally found a queen of his dream, Connie Angland. They are currently living a good life with their child, hope their relation last until their death.
Being an American actor, screenwriter, producer, and musician Billy Bob Thornton have an estimated net worth of $35 million and receives a good salary.