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William Shatner Net Worth In 2021: What Is He Famous For?

We all know the popular Canadian singer who is also a famous actor and a comedian. Unlike many others, he started his career before even graduating. He started his acting career as being a stage actor. Gradually with time, his passion for acting grew. His passion made him earned a great opportunity on a small screen, and he got a few roles in a few movies that are very little known. But the way he portrayed any role, either be it small or major, his actions caught the critics’ and other producers’ eye. But he rose to success with his role in the famous television series named Star Trek. In this popular series, he played the role of an iconic character named Captain James T.Kirk. With the time being, his skills kept on improving, making him the most loved and favored actor of his time. Besides being an actor on the big screen, he also worked for the small screen most of his life.

Apart from being one of the great television actors, he also wrote a few television episodes for the famous series named T.J.Hooker. It was premiered in 1982. His career on the small screen took pace when he portrayed Denny Crane’s role in the popular television show named The Practice. Other than that, he also made his appearance in another popular television show named  Boston Legal. His graceful acting and way of drawing his role in the series named Boston Legal caught the eye of the audience and the critics, and the talent scout. He received worldwide praise for the same. Other than being appreciated, he also earned many more roles after the success of the series. Being one of the most favored and loved actors on both the big and small screen, he also did a few plays and stage shows in the popular area of New York named Broadway. Once, he took the training to be an actor in a Shakespearean play, which was noticeable in all his performances and acts.

Career

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William Shatner as Captain Kirk in the movie Star Trek

He made his career debut by being a stage performance at the popular theatrical festival named Stratford Shakespeare Festival in 1954. He received training for being in the Shakespearean role held in the Canadian National Repertory Theater. Within a couple of years, in 1956, he played a major role in the activities held at the Broadway of New York, named Tamburlaine the Great. He never limited his career to any of the industries but is also a popular television actor and a stage performer. He continued to be both for a few years until he got the opportunity to be a part of the film released in 1958 named The Brothers Karamazov. He first worked under the director MGM for his first movie. In that very year, he played a major role in a popular play named The World of Suzie Wong, which received praise worldwide.

With time he became more and more graceful with his acting skills which earned him roles both on the small and the big screen. Getting roles in both parts of the industry compelled him to be a part of both televisions and big-screen throughout the whole of 1960. He played major roles in many hit movies, including Explosive Generation, Intruder, and Judgement at Nuremberg. Besides being a part of these hit movies, he was also a major part of the cast of popular television series named Thriller, Twilight Zone, and The Outer Limits. His actual breakthrough was with the popular director Gene Roddenberry in his popular television series named Star Trek. In that popular series, he played the role of the popular character named Captain James T. Kirk. He played his part till the show continued, that is, for a span of three years.

After a few years, in 1968, he tried different fields other than being an actor and a television star. He ventured out the field of music and launched his first-ever album named The Transformed Man. After the success and responses he received in his previous album, he released three other albums as well during his career, namely Has Been, which was released in 2004, Seeking Major Tom was out in 2011and to Ponder the Mystery was released in 2013 that is after almost 45 years after he released his first album.

But after the last end of the popular television series named Star Trek, his career went through a pause for a few years as it was getting hard for him to get any role in any movies. At that time, he was m0stly engaged with his roles on the small screen. During that period, he was in the cast of two popular series named Barbary Coast and The Hollywood Squares.

In the following year, that is in 1979; his career went to sky heights again with the other installations of the popular movie named Star Trek: The Motion Picture. In that movie, he redid the role of the major character named Captain Kirk. With the success of this installation, he became the permanent artist to draw the role of the character in all the six installations of the Star Trek movies. After his role in installing the Star Trek series, he also continued his role of Captain Kirk in other movies as well, namely Airplane: The Sequel and National Lampoon’s Loaded Weapon 1.

After his roles in popular movies, he played a major role in the television series named T.J.Hooker, which was premiered in 1982. Other than being in the cast of the series, he was a director as well. He directed a few episodes of the same. After a span of seven years, he appeared as a host in the popular television show based on a crime scene named Rescue 911. The show lasted for as long as seven years. Other than that, he played a major role in the popular movie named The Practice. In that movie, he played the role of the character named Denny Crane, a lawyer by profession. With his graceful acting skills, he drew the role so nicely, which won the eye of the critics and the audience, and the other directors. With the success of that, he was in the cast of the movie named Boston Legal. In that movie, he played the same role of a lawyer as he did in the earlier ones. With his extravagant performance in both the movies, he earned many awards and babble reviews as well.

He made his career debut by being a stage performance at the popular theatrical festival named Stratford Shakespeare Festival in 1954. He received training for being in the Shakespearean role held in the Canadian National Repertory Theater. Within a couple of years, in 1956, he played a major role in the activities held at the Broadway of New York, named Tamburlaine the Great. He never limited his career to any of the industries but is also a popular television actor and a stage performer. He continued to be both for a few years until he got the opportunity to be a part of the film released in 1958 named The Brothers Karamazov. He first worked under the director MGM for his first movie. In that very year, he played a major role in a popular play named The World of Suzie Wong, which received praise worldwide.

With time he became more and more graceful with his acting skills which earned him roles both on the small and the big screen. Getting roles in both parts of the industry compelled him to be a part of both televisions and big-screen throughout the whole of 1960. He played major roles in many hit movies, including Explosive Generation, Intruder, and Judgement at Nuremberg. Besides being a part of these hit movies, he was also a major part of the cast of popular television series named Thriller, Twilight Zone, and The Outer Limits. His actual breakthrough was with the popular director Gene Roddenberry in his popular television series named Star Trek. In that popular series, he played the role of the popular character named Captain James T. Kirk. He played his part till the show continued, that is, for a span of three years.

After a few years, in 1968, he tried different fields other than being an actor and a television star. He ventured out the field of music and launched his first-ever album named The Transformed Man. After the success and responses he received in his previous album, he released three other albums as well during his career, namely Has Been, which was released in 2004, Seeking Major Tom was out in 2011 and  Ponder the Mystery was released in 2013 that is after almost 45 years after he released his first album.

But after the last end of the popular television series named Star Trek, his career went through a pause for a few years as it was getting hard for him to get any role in any movies. At that time, he was m0stly engaged with his roles on the small screen. During that period, he was in the cast of two popular series named Barbary Coast and The Hollywood Squares.

In the following year, that is, in 1979, his career went to sky heights again with the other installations of the popular movie named Star Trek: The Motion Picture. In that movie, he redid the role of the major character named Captain Kirk. With the success of this installation, he became the permanent artist to draw the role of the character in all the six installations of the Star Trek movies. After his role in installing the Star Trek series, he also continued his role of Captain Kirk in other movies as well, namely Airplane: The Sequel and National Lampoon’s Loaded Weapon 1.

After his roles in popular movies, he played a major role in the television series named T.J.Hooker, which was premiered in 1982. Other than being in the cast of the series, he was a director as well. He directed a few episodes of the same. After a span of seven years, he appeared as a host in the popular television show based on a crime scene named Rescue 911. The show lasted for as long as seven years. Other than that, he played a major role in the popular movie named The Practice. In that movie, he played the role of the character named Denny Crane, a lawyer by profession. With his graceful acting skills, he drew the role so nicely, which won the eye of the critics and the audience, and the other directors. With the success of that, he was in the cast of the movie named Boston Legal. In that movie, he played the same role of a lawyer as he did in the earlier ones. With his extravagant performance in both the movies, he earned many awards and babble reviews as well.

Net Worth

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William Shatner’s Net Worth

With being such a multi-talented person, such a graceful actor, television star, signer, and writer, our favorite and most versatile actor has a net worth of somewhere estimated to be $100millon. 

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