William Hurt

He is a remarkable actor who is best known for his appearance in the marvel universe as the general “thunderbolt” Ross, which gained much popularity. People came to recognize him. But this is not his beginning as he was already a commendable actor who has appeared in several movies. He also appeared in marvel’s captain America civil war movie. Now we may know him as an actor but let’s notice his personal life and net worth.

Well, how well do you know about William Hurt? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about William Hurt’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about William Hurt to date.

Biography and Early Life

He was born in Washington DC, United States, on 20 March 1950. His father’s name was Alfred McChord Hurt, who worked for the state department, and his mother’s name is Claire Isabel Hurt, who worked at a company named time. Inc. In his previous days, he played and appeared in several major sports. His family life was not stable, and his parents finally got divorced.’

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is William Hurt in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, William Hurt’s age is 71 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 20 March 1950. Though, he is 6′ 2″ in feet and inches and 188 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 200 lbs in Pound and 91kg in Kilograms.


After his parents got divorced, he joined the Middlesex School, where he was the vice president of drama activities. After he passed school, he joined Tufts University to study theology and finally graduated with a degree; he was then interested in acting, so he joined the Julliard school, which was famous for acting.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

He was first married to Mary Beth, but his relationship with her was not stable, as said by William, himself and that they both had filed for divorce, which was held by the court due to some issues. A complaint was filed by his girlfriend, Sandra Jennings, with whom he had an extramarital affair which finally resulted in a divorce with Mary.

Jennings also claimed that she is the wife of William that resulted in the court investigation, and the marriage was found fruitless, so they were separated too. He has a theatrical personal life that came to the limelight without him noticing. He also had two children from his first wife and also two children from Jennings.

Is William Hurt Gay?

There is no sign of him being gay or anything. He has clearly mentioned in several interviews that he is not gay and rather likes women more than he likes men. We can also confirm from his previous affairs with the female that it is evidence that he is a straight male.

Professional Career

When he was a child, he appeared in several plays on American TV, and he joined an acting company to hone his skills and learn about acting. He then appeared in one of the famous science fiction movies named “altered states,” where he starred as a mad scientist and was loved by the audience, and his fanbase grew larger. He then appeared in the Marvel movie the hulk as general “thunderbolt,” which gained much attention and popularity as his acting was phenomenal; he then also appeared in Captain America civil war, where people loved him. He is loved by his fans.


The awards he has earned because of his acting skills are pretty numerous; for instance, he has achieved the Cannes film festival award along with the best male performance category award from the movie “kiss of the spider woman.” He has also won the primetime Emmy award for his acting in a series that went popular. He won the golden globe award winner, which is his highest respected award. He has been nominated several times for many awards that are vast and numerous to count as his acting is quite outstanding.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of William Hurt in 2021

Now coming to the most critical point, the net worth of this celebrity is around $20 million as of 2021. Most of his earnings come from him being such a good actor and his appearances in most American movies and shows. He is also the golden globe award winner, so we can imagine the fame and fortune this celebrity has earned throughout the years. He is also a personal pilot, which is another source of his income.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

He loves to travel around the world, and being a pilot has made some of his dreams come true. He is also considered one of the charming men due to his French accent. His personal life is a mess. He has been single for quite a long time now. He has mentioned clearly that he is no more interested in dating someone and that he is currently enjoying his life.

He will always be remembered for being such a phenomenal actor and artist on the big screen. He really knows the way through his fan’s hearts. He has a huge fan base of millions of people following him on social media. He will never be forgotten for his contribution to the Marvel movie, where he created an impression on himself.


Facts of William McChord Hurt

  • Gender Male
  • full nameWilliam McChord Hurt
  • birthplaceWashington DC, United States
  • Date of Birth March 20, 1950
  • Age 73 years 6 months
  • Horoscope Pisces
  • Lucky Number 2
  • Lucky Stone Aquamarine
  • Lucky Color Sea Green
  • Best Match for Marriage Cancer, Scorpio
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristian
  • net worth$20 million
  • professionActor, Director, Producer, Screenwriter
  • weightIn Kilograms – 91 Kg, In Pounds – 200 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 188 cm, In Feet and Inches – 6′ 2″
  • hair colorBlonde
  • eye colorBlue
  • high schoolJuilliard School, Middlesex School

Written by Joel S. Elkins

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