March 29, 2024

Louis Gossett Jr. Net Worth! Life, Wife, Hollywood Career, Wiki. What is Gossett's worth?

Louis Gossett JR's net worth was $5 million in 2024. He died on 29 March 2024 at the age of 87. He was the first black man to win an Oscar as a supporting actor. He was also the third black Oscar nominee.

Louis Gossett has won Oscars, Golden Globes awards, and NAACP Image Awards.

Here is more everything about Louis Gossett JR's net worth, life, death, career, wife, etc.

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Louis Gossett Jr's Early Life:

Louis Cameron Gossett Jr. was born on 27 May 1936 in Brooklyn, New York, U.S. His Father, Louis Gossett Sr., was a porter, and his mother, Hellen Rebecca, was a nurse.

At 17, he made his first stage debut with "You Can't Take It with You." Louis Gossett Jr graduated from Abraham Lincoln High School.

Louis Gossett Jr's Net Worth:

Louis Gossett Jr's net worth is $5 million. His massive net worth is the result of his Hollywood acting career.

Louis Gossett Jr was a part of many iconic Hollywood movies. He won multiple awards for his movie appearances. He also sold his Malibu house for more than $3 million.

Louis Gossett Jr's Movies and TV Shows:

  • A Raisin in the Sun (1959)
  • The Blacks (1961)
  • Tambourines to Glory (1963)
  • The Zulu and the Zayda (1965)
  • His Roots (1978)
  • Palmerstown, U.S.A. (1981)
  • Sadat (1983)
  • A Gathering of Old Men (1987)
  • Touched by an Angel (1997)
  • Watchmen (2019).
  • Iron Eagle movie series
  • The Landlord (1970)
  • Skin Game (1971)
  • Travels with My Aunt (1972)
  • The Laughing Policeman (1974)
  • The White Dawn (1974)
  • The Deep (1977)
  • Enemy Mine (1985)
  • The Principal (1987)
  • The Punisher (1989)
  • Toy Soldiers (1991)
  • Jasper, Texas (2003)
  • Bonanza (1971)
  • The Jeffersons (1975)
  • American Playhouse (1990)
  • Stargate SG-1 (2005)
  • Boardwalk Empire (2013)
  • The Book of Negroes (2015)

Louis Gossett Jr's Award and Achievements:

  • Won Academy Award (1983) as Best Supporting Actor
  • Won Golden Globe Awards (1983) as Best Supporting Actor- Motion Picture
  • Won Golden Globe Awards (1992) as Best Supporting Actor- Television
  • Won Primetime Emmy Awards (1977) as Outstanding Actor for a Single Appearance in a Won Drama or Comedy Series
  • Primetime Emmy Awards (2020) as Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie
  • Won Black Reel Awards (2000) as Outstanding Directing, TV Movie or Limited Series
  • Won Daytime Emmy Award (1998) as Outstanding Children's Special

Louis Gossett Jr's Personal Life, Wives, and Kids:

Louis Gossett Jr married three times.

He got married to Hattie Glascoe in 1967 and stayed together till 1968. Louis Gossett Jr. married Christina Mangosing in 1973 and divorced in 1975. He got married to Cyndi James-Reese in 1987 and divorced in 1992.

Louis Gossett Jr. has two children.

Louis Gossett Jr. Cause of Death:

Louis Gossett Jr. suffered from a long-time illness that started due to toxic mold in Malibu. He also had prostate cancer. In 2020, Louis Gossett Jr. suffered from COVID-19.

Louis Gossett Jr. died at 87 in Santa Monica, California.

Louis Gossett Jr. FAQs:

What is Louis Gossett Jr.'s Worth?

Louis Gossett Jr.'s worth is $5 million.

What is Louis Gossett Jr.'s Height?

Louis Gossett Jr. is 1.8 m tall.


American actor Louis Gossett Jr.'s net worth was $5 million at the time of his death in 2024.

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