Steve Buscemi vs Christopher Walken

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$35 Million
Net worth 2018
$50 Million
Film & Theater Personalities
Industry
Film & Theater Personalities
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Residence
Astoria, Queens, New York, U.S.
United States
Country
United States
13/12/1957
BirthDay
31/03/1943
1.75 m
Height
1.83 m
Valley Stream Central High School Nassau Community College Lee Strasberg InstituteSteve Harvey
Education
Hofstra University
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
2013

Up until 2013, he appeared in ‘On the Road’, ‘Hotel Transylvania’, ‘The Incredible Burt Wonderstone’, ‘Monsters University’, ‘Grown Ups 2’ and ‘Khumba’

2010

‘Boardwalk Empire’, a television series that aired on HBO from 2010 is considered his magnum opus

2009

In 2009 and 2010, he appeared in ‘John Rabe’, ‘The Messenger’, ‘Handsome Harry’ and ‘Grown Ups’

2007

He directed and starred in ‘Interview’ and also appeared as ‘Dwight’ on an episode of ‘The Simpsons’ in 2007

2004

In 2004, he joined the cast and crew of ‘The Sopranos’ as Tony Blundetto, a role which earned him an Emmy Award nomination

2003

In 2003, he was arrested following the protesting of the shutting of his previous firehouse

2002

In 2002, he contributed the single, ‘Broadway Song’ to Lou Reed’s album, ‘The Raven’

2001

He starred in the 2001 comedy film, ‘Ghost World’, which became a commercial success and congregated a cult following

1997

From 1997 to 1999, he was seen in the movies, ‘Con Air’, ‘The Big Lebowski’, ‘The Imposters’, ‘The Wedding Singer’ and ‘Big Daddy’

1996

He appeared in some of the most important films of his life in 1996 for which he received countless nominations

1993

From 1993 to 1995, he starred in a string of films including ‘Rising Sun’, ‘The Adventures of Pete & Pete’, ‘The Hudsucker Proxy’, ‘Pulp Fiction’, ‘Floundering’, ‘Billy Madison’ and ‘Desperado’

1991

In 1991, he was seen in another Coen Brothers film, ‘Barton Fink’, where he played the role of a bellboy, Chet

1990

Starting with 1990, he became one of the most prominent bad-boys of Hollywood when he appeared in ‘Kings of New York’ and ‘Millers Crossing’

1987

In 1987, he starred in ‘Kiss Daddy Goodnight’ and ‘Heart’, followed by ‘Call Me’ and ‘Heart of Midnight the next year

1986

One of his initial films was ‘Parting Glances’ in 1986

1976

After he completed his education, he gave a civil service test in 1976, clearing the examinations to become a New York City firefighter with ‘Engine Company 55’

1975

He studied at the Valley Stream Central High School from where he graduated in 1975

2012

Walken is known to have endorsed President Barrack Obama for re-election in 2012

2011

He played roles of criminals in both, 'Kill the Irishman' in 2011 and 'Stand Up Guys' in 2012

2005

Walken played significant roles in comedies like 'Wedding Crashers' (2005) and 'Click' (2006)

2002

The film was the 11th highest grossing film in 2002, with a worldwide total of $352

1996

In 1996, Walken starred as a sadistic gangster in 'Last Man Standing', and in the same year, had a prominent role in the video game, 'Ripper'He played Frank Abagnale Sr

1992

In 1992, he appeared in Madonna's coffee table book, 'Sex', and also starred as a villain in the movie 'Batman Returns'

1990

Through and beyond the 1990s, Walken has been a popular guest-host in 'Saturday Night Live' multiple times

1985

He starred in 'A View to Kill', the James Bond film starring Roger Moore as the antagonist Max Zorin in 1985, and by this time, he had become renowned for his ability to play negative roles

1978

Christopher Walken’s best work in films remains his performance in 'The Deer Hunter' (1978)

1977

His breakthrough role came with Woody Allen's 'Annie Hall' in 1977, in which he excelled in the role of Duane, the borderline neurotic and homicidal brother

1971

Walken's feature film debut was a minor role in 1971 opposite Sean Connery in Sidney Lumet's 'The Anderson Tapes'

1969

Walken is married to Georgianne Thon since 1969, and have no children

1964

It is around this time, in 1964, that he changed his name from Ronald to Christopher after a friend suggested that it suited him better

1953

During 1953–1965, he became a regular in television productions and soap operas like 'The Wonderful John Acton', 'The Guiding Light', and 'Naked City' among others

1950

He worked as a child actor along with his brothers, as early as the 1950s

1943

Christopher Walken was born Ronald Walken on March 31, 1943 in Queens, New York, to Rosalie and Paul Walken