Jet Li Net Worth
Jet Li also known as Li Yang Chung, is an actor, martial artist and film producer working in Hollywood who has been able to earn estimate net worth valued at $55 million. Born on Beijing, China in April 26, 1963, he is popular for the movie like Shaolin Temple and Once Upon A Time in China series. When he was eight years old, he was noticed at summer course at school for his wushu talent. For his ability in Wushu, he joined Beijing Wushu Team. As a member of the team, he won fifteen gold medals and one silver medal in Chinese wushu championships. Despite of his young age, he competed against adults. Known for his prowess in martial arts and involvement in Hollywood movies, his estimated net worth is of $200 million.
Jet Li has made debut in the movie screen from 1982 movie “Shaolin Temple”. After he appeared in the movie “Shaolin Temple”, he got lucky to act in the series of the same movie and also in other movie such as Once Upon a Time in China, Fist of Legend, Fong Sai Yuk and High Risk. Apart from his acting in Chinese movies, he made his first American film debut from the movie “Lethal Weapon 4”. In the movie, he played the role of villain for the first time. He had agreed to do so in Lethal Weapon 4, because the producer of the movie has promised him to give him the leading role in next movie “Romeo Must Die”. The movie Lethal Weapon 4 was a big box office hit and his role as villain was praised by the critics and audiences. After his first and second movie, he appeared in “The One” with Jason Statham in 2001. Similarly in 2001 July, he agreed to produce and star in action movie with Jackie Chan. Other appearances of Jet Li in movies includes, “Cradle 2 the Grave”, “Unleashed”, “Fearless”, “Fist of Legend” and “War”.
The overall net worth of Jet Li has sky rocketed by associating in Hollywood movies and showing his martial arts prowess. One of the best action movie “The Expendables” he was paid around $6 million and $10 million from The Expendables series 2 and 3 respectively. Similarly from his another movie “Ocean Heaven”, he received the salary of around $8 million. Before getting his roles in Hollywood movies, he had earned a huge net worth from Chinese movies too. It is reported that athlete and martial artist bought a expansive mansion which is worth of $19.8 million in Singapore. Apart from this, he has invested in thirteen movies as a producer. In return, he has gained lot of amount for his investment. He is also the ambassador of the Red Cross Society of China and has contributed his slice of box office revenues from his movie “Fearless” to the Red Cross’s psychological sunshine project. He donated $62,500 to the organization. Tibetan Buddhism follower, Jet Li lives a very low key life, away from media glare.
Things to know about Jet Li
Full Name: Li Lianjie
Date of Birth: 26th April, 1963
Jet Li in Facebook: 21M Fans on Facebook
Jet Li in Instagram: 1.4M Followers on Instagram
Jet Li Net Worth: $200 Million