Born in 1936, Hollywood personality Kris Kristofferson is a renowned actor, singer and a songwriter. Kristofferson is mostly known for his Golden Globe-winning performance in A Star Is Born alongside Gary Busey.
The Hollywood personality has worked with famous country singers like Johnny Cash. Kris Kristofferson is in the entertainment business since 1965 and has maintained a huge net worth as well. Well, let's know about his income and his professional life so far.
As of 2018, the Hollywood personality has achieved a huge net worth of $160 million. Kris has had huge success with his record albums and with the movies that he has been cast on.
Kris Kristofferson's first studio album titled Kristofferson had a record sales of $750,000 in 1970, selling over 500 thousand copies. His fourth album Jesus Was a Capricorn earned $750,000.
The Hollywood personality released a compilation album titled Songs of Kristofferson, which had estimated earnings of $750,000. The alum was released in 1977 and sold more than 500 thousand copies only in the US.
Kris has also appeared in several movies which have in time proven to be blockbuster hits. Some of his highest grossing movies are enlisted below:
His salary from the movies are still undisclosed but he might have made a decent amount from these films which have eventually resulted in his huge net worth.
Before venturing into music and acting business, Kris Kristofferson served as a captain for the U.S. Army. He was also a helicopter pilot and has also attended Ranger School during the 60s.
After serving his country for almost five years Kristofferson started working in various pubs and bars. kris finally landed a deal with Monument Records. The Hollywood personality's first solo studio album was titled Kristofferson. It was a huge hit and peaked at no#10 in the country music charts.
Following the album's success, Kris Kristofferson has altogether released a total of 18 studio albums and 31 hit singles. Some of his successful studio albums are The Silver Tongued Devil and I, Who's to Bless and Who's to Blame, Repossessed, Closer to the Bone, The Cedar Creek Sessions.
The Hollywood personality made an entry in the big screen with his remarkable performance in the film The Last Movie in 1971. Soon enough he starred in many other movies like Cisco Pike and Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore which also features actress Jodie Foster.
Kris Kristofferson is well-known for his role in Jon Norman Howard's film A Star Is Born, which has also earned him a Golden Globe.
His other hit movies include Blade, Blade: Trinity where he appears alongside actor Wesley Snipes. He has also featured in other movies like Where the Red Fern Grows, Freedom Road, Dead Man's Gun, Texas Rising, and many others.