About Andy Serkis
It has been estimated that the overall amount of Andy Serkis net worth is 28 million dollars, which makes him one of the richest and highest earnings actors in the industry. In addition to being an actor, he has expanded his career even more as he has become a director and author, too. Thus these two sources have also added up a lot to the overall size of Andy Serkis net worth. Andy Serkis is probably mostly known because of the roles which he portrays, which are usually performance capturing, include motion capture acting and voice work and animation. Such roles he has portrayed in a number of productions, such as “The Lord of the Rings”, where he appeared as Gollum, “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey”, “King Kong”, where he got the leading role, “Rise”, where Andy Serkis portrayed Caesar, as well as “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes”. Therefore, these productions not only made him popular in the industry, but also added up a lot to the overall estimate of Andy Serkis net worth.
In 2011, he appeared in the production by Steven Spielberg called “The Adventures of Tintin”, where he got the role of Captain Haddock. Andy Serkis has been stated to appear in some upcoming productions, such as “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”, which is to be released in 2015, as well as “Jungle Book: Origins”, which is scheduled to be released in 2017 and where he appears as Baloo. These productions are also expected to increase the overall sum of Andy Serkis net worth.
For a lot of his performances Andy Serkis has been recognized and praised. In fact, his successful career has earned him the title of the godfather of motion capture. Andy Serkis has been awarded with various awards, including two Saturn Awards, one SAGA, one Empire Award, one National Board of Review award and a couple of others. In 2006, he appeared in a British TV movie called “Longford”, and for his appearance in it Andy Serkis was nominated for a Golden Globe award. In 2015, Andy Serkis appeared as a small role in the popular film “Avengers: Age of Ultron”.
Andy Serkis owns his motion picture workshop called The Imaginarium Studios, which are based in London. In fact, the studio is also working on the film in which he will appear, “Jungle Book: Origins”. The movie is also going to be his debut as a director.