|February 07, 1978 (44 years old)
|Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA
|married to Mila Kunis (since 2015)
|Actor, Entrepreneur, Investor
|Christopher Ashton Kutcher
|2 (Wyatt Isabelle, Dimitri Portwood)
How much money does Ashton Kutcher have?
Ashton Kutcher is considered one of the most famous actors in Hollywood. This pays off for Kutcher, who was born in Cedar Rapids, because it is estimated that he has a fortune of almost 180 million euros . But that’s not all, because according to research by Forbes, Kutcher earns around 20 million US dollars every year. At $750,000 per episode of Two and a Half Men, Ash was the highest-earning TV actor in the world.
Kutcher owes his high income not only to his career as an actor, the American is also successful in the modeling business. He has already carried out campaigns for numerous well-known fashion designers and is considered one of the most sought-after personalities on the male model market . As an actor, Kutcher’s main focus over the past two years has been his new role in Two and a Half Men, following the departure of Charlie Sheenhad taken over. Apart from that, Kutcher has only appeared in one Hollywood film. In the film adaptation of the life of Steve Jobs, in the film jOBS, he plays the leading role. However, his work as a TV star is more lucrative, because according to consistent information, the American receives up to 800,000 US dollars for each Two and a Half Men episode. As a result, Kutcher has already earned over $50 million for his 69 appearances on the series – a fortune!
Ashton Kutcher’s career didn’t start as early as many other actors. So he first completed a degree in biochemistry and also worked as a cleaner to finance his time at the university. He was discovered by a modeling agency, which eventually made him big. Numerous other shootings with well-known fashion designers should fly. The 1.89 meter tall American made his debut on television when he was 20 when he landed a role on the well-known show That ‘ 70s Show“ took over. Due to Kutcher’s great success, he kept the role until 2006, but he continued to work on his career and tried his hand at acting in various films for the first time. However, he only made his big breakthrough in Hollywood after his role in the well-known TV series.
Stripes like Love Vegas, Toy Boy, Kiss & Kill and Happy New Year also brought Kutcher great fame in the film business . This was boosted when it was announced in 2011 that Kutcher would be playing Charlie Sheen on the globally hit TV series Two and a Half Men. Although it was initially criticized, Kutcher is now considered an integral part of the series. Accordingly, the producer Chuck Lorre and the producing television station CBS have announced that further episodes of the hit series are to be shot. However, the end was announced in May 2014 and the series will find its finale with the twelfth season.
Advertising deals with Nikon and Lenovo
Ashton Kutcher has also found sources of income outside of his work as an actor and model. The American works as an advertising figure for various companies. In recent years, Kutcher has signed with GAP, Pizza Hut and Nikon, among others, and advertised a wide variety of products. The deal with the Japanese camera manufacturer Nikon is said to have been particularly lucrative. Kutcher is said to have received several million US dollars a year for this. Nevertheless, the collaboration ended in 2013, according to rumors Kutcher had insisted on doubling his salary. It wasn’t a heavy blow for the actor, however, because shortly afterwards, computer manufacturer Lenovo announced that Kutcher would be the new face of its advertising campaign. Pay for it: ten million US dollars a year .
$3.6 million for his home
In contrast to many other Hollywood stars, Kutcher has been very cautious on the real estate market for years. Until 2012, he lived in the Hollywood Hills for rent, but by then he was already renting a luxury property for which he paid $50,000 a month. Kutcher bought this 9,000-square-foot home with a gym, movie theater, pools and other amenities in 2012 for $3.6 million . Before his split from Demi Moore, Kutcher lived in Beverly Hills in another luxury mansion. However, this belonged to his ex-wife, who kept the house even after the separation. Finally, Kutcher has a “mobile home” that he occupies while filming Two and a Half Men. This also offers all the amenities that a Hollywood actor could wish for.
Three cars, motorcycles and trucks
Ashton Kutcher’s passion for motorized vehicles doesn’t stop with cars. In addition to a Ferrari California, a Fisker Karma and a Lexus LS Hybrid , the actor also has several motorcycles from the well-known manufacturer Harley Davidson and even a truck, which is also considered the world’s most powerful truck for transporting goods. With this NaviStar CXT , the well-known American likes to take a tour of Los Angeles.
But that’s not all, because Kutcher is also well versed in the stock and investment market. One of his most notable deals was an investment in the successful social media platform Flipboard, which brought him over $10 million in profits in 2010. The following year, the same investment reportedly brought in another $50 million. However, nine other investors were involved in addition to Kutcher.
In 2011, Kutcher, together with six other investors, is said to have earned well over 100 million US dollars by investing in Airbnb , another very successful website for the brokerage of apartments. The same deal reportedly brought in $200 million in earnings the following year . With his venture capital company A-Grade, he continues to invest very successfully in start-up companies and earns a fortune in the millions.
Many of the investments have already been converted into lucrative exits.