Karl Urban Net Worth

Net Worth: $80 Million
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  • Source of Wealth:

    Film, Television
  • Age:

    46
  • Birth Place:

    Wellington, New Zealand
  • Marital Status:

    Separated (Natalie Wihongi)
  • Full Name:

    Karl-Heinz Urban
  • Nationality:

    New Zealander
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About Karl-Heinz Urban

Karl was born Karl-Heinz Urban on June 7, 1972 in Wellington, New Zealand to a German immigrant father who owned a leather goods store and a mother who once worked for film facilities in Wellington. He attended St. Mark’s Church School where he showed his early love for performance. At the age of eight, he had his first acting role in a television series Pioneer Woman. However, he did not act again until after high school. He went to Wellington College (1986-1990) and to Victoria University of Wellington for a year in the Bachelor of Arts program. While he was preparing for Victoria, he was offered a role in the soap opera Shortland Street (1992). He left because he pursued his acting career. Over the next few years, he appeared in several TV commercials and various theatre roles in Wellington. He then moved to Auckland and was offered many guest roles in local shows such as Shark in the Park (1989). He also appeared in the movie Chunuk Bair (1992). It was once titled Chunuck Bay. He had a starring guest role in White Fang (1993).

Karl Urban married Natalie Wihongi, his makeup artist in The Privateers, in September 2004. They have two son, Hunter (November 2000) and Indiana or Indy (January 2005). He serves as a celebrity ambassador for KidsCan, a charity that supports over 16,000 disadvantaged children in New Zealand.

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Earnings 2014

Sale of Asset 2014
Market value of his five-bedroom villa located at Herne Bay, New Zealand (1.4 million New Zealand dollar)
$956,000