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Full NameWilliam Shatner
First NameWilliam
Last NameShatner
Birth NameWilliam Shatner
ProfessionActor, Producer
Birth CityQuebec
Birth CountryCanada
Father NameJoseph Shatner
Mother NameAnn Shatner
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseElizabeth Shatner
No Of Children3
AwardsGolden Award,Emmy Award
FilmographyStar Trek,Showtime,Boston Legal
EducationMcGill University Faculty of Management
Height175.3 cm
Weight106 kg
Twitter Profile
Insta Profile
Date of BirthMarch 22,1931
Age88 years
Married Date2001

How Much is William Shatner's Net Worth in 2019?

Two times Emmy Award-winning actor, William Shatner is also an author, producer, director, and singer. He is well remembered for portraying the character of Captain James Tiberius Kirk in the Star Trek franchise. He has also appeared in series like Boston Legal, Shatner's Raw Nerve, TekWar, and Better Late Than Never.

The receiver of the Order of Canada, the Canadian actor has an estimated net worth of $150 million. Below the article deals with William's current financial conditions, his salary, earnings and other sources of income.

William Shatner's Net Worth Details- Earnings of Movies, Salary, and Ticket Sales

The Star Trek actor has accumulated a massive wealth of $150 million. He made most of his money from the salary he received from several movies and TV sitcoms that he has acted on.

Canadian actor, William Shatner as Captain Kirk
Caption: William Shatner as Captain Kirk

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He made his career debut with the role of a crook in the 1951 film The Butler's Night Off, After his career debut, Shatner appeared in a couple of TV series namely Space Command, Howdy Doody, and Playbill, etc.

He is best known for his role as Captain Kirk in the Star Trek franchise, starring.

His most notable roles can be found in films like Loaded Weapon 1, starring Samuel L. Jackson, Miss Congeniality, featuring Sandra Bullock, American Psycho 2, opposite to Mila Kunis, Showtime, featuring Eddie Murphy and Robert De Niro, and DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story, starring Ben Stiller and Jason Bateman, to name a few.

He has also acted in movies like Over the Hedge, starring Bruce Willis and Steve Carell, Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space Odyssey, featuring Chris Pine, and many more.

Salary from Movies and TV Shows

His salary in 1977 was $1.29 million from the film Kingdom of Spiders, which included $20,000 and also 7.5 % of the total earnings of the movie, which was $17 million.

He earned $150,000 thousand from every episode of the TV show $h*! My Dad Says, whereby his earnings for Season 1 was $2.7 million.

William Shatner made $5,000 for every episode of Star Trek (1966-1969).

Instagram And Endorsement Deals

The Star Trek actor is on Instagram as @williamshatner which boasts of more than 188k followers. His estimated earnings from every post are said to be $563.25 - $938.75.

The Canadian actor has endorsed major brands like Wendy's, Kellog's, World of Warcraft, and DirecTV.

How much has William Shatner made from Priceline?

Shatner earned $600 million in 2010 from appearing in the advertisement of Priceline, an online travel company. The price of the shares of the company was once $300.

In one of the commercials titled The Daughters, he appeared alongside actress Kaley Cuoco.

Assets- Houses And Cars

William resides in his 4,016 sq ft home in Los Angeles, California, which is accommodated with four bedrooms and four bathrooms. He also owned another 1,960 square foot home in Los Angeles.


Shatner is a huge car enthusiast and owns a few classic cars, which now rest in his house's garage.

  • Citroën 2CV - $14,990
  • Jaguar D-Type - $19,800,000
  • Dodge Viper - $199,500
  • Jaguar XKE - $72,000
  • Packard 426 - N/A
  • Mercedes-Benz 300SL - $3,000,000
  • Ferrari Enzo - $2.4 million
  • Chevrolet Corvair - N/A
  • Bugatti Veyron - $1.7 million

Charity, Insurance, And Taxes

Shatner sold his kidney stone for $75,000 to help the cause of Habitat For Humanity. The money was used to build a house for the victims of Hurricane Katrina.

He also established the Hollywood Charity Horse Show, an annual celebrity charity to help other charitable organizations like Camp Max Straus and Ahead With Horses.

William Shatner at the Hollywood Charity Horse Show
Caption: William Shatner riding a horse at the Hollywood Charity Horse Show

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He also supports other foundations like the Canadian Intensive Care Foundation Of Calgary, Parkinson Society Maritime Region, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Screen Actors Guild Foundation, Entertainment Industry Foundation, and Children's Hospital Los Angeles, to name some.

At the age of 88, Shatner must be well insured and also his properties might have been properly insured.

He must be paying a huge sum of money for his huge $150 million net worth and his houses and cars.

He also involved in investments and money saving programs.

William Shatner's Personal Life- Age, Education, Relationships, Height, And Weight

He was born on 22nd March 1931 in Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, Montreal, Quebec, in Canada to parents Joseph Shatner and Ann Shatner.

Shatner is the brother of two sisters named Farla and Joy. He is of Canadian nationality and his ethnicity is Jewish.


As a child, he attended Willingdon Elementary School and West Hill High School. During that time he also attended Montreal Children's Theatre.

He then enrolled at the McGill University Faculty of Management where he studied economics and later graduated with a degree in Bachelor of Commerce.

The University also presented him with an honorary Doctorate of Letters. He also received his Doctorate of Letter from the New England Institute of Technology.

Relationships and Spouse

The 88-years-old actor has been married four times in his lifetime. He married his fourth wife, Elizabeth Anderson Martin in 2001.

William Shatner with Elizabeth Shatner
Caption: William Shatner with his wife Elizabeth Shatner

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He was first married to Gloria Rand on 12th August 1956. With Rand, he shares three daughters; Leslie (1958), Lisabeth (1960), and Melanie (1964). They divorced in March 1969 and was finalized in 1969.

He then married Marcy Lafferty in 1973 and ended it in 1996. Shatner married Nerine Kidd Shatner in 1997. Kidd died on 9th August 1999 drowned in a swimming pool. The post mortem results showed that she had consumed too much alcohol and valium, which caused her to pass out and drown.

How tall is William Shatner?

The Canadian actor stands tall with a height of 5 feet and 9 inches (175.3 cms) and his weight is 106 kg (235 lbs).

Earnings of Films

William Shatner has appeared in several movies which have had remarkable earnings at the box office.

Judgment at Nuremberg1961$10 million
Kingdom of the Spiders1977$17 million
Star Trek: The Motion Picture1979$139 million
Airplane II: The Sequel1982$27.2 million
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan1982$97 million
Visiting Hours1982$13.3 million
Star Trek III:
The Search for Spock
1984$87 million
Star Trek IV:
The Voyage Home
1986$133 million
Star Trek V:
The Final Frontier
1989$63 million
Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country1991$96.9 million
Loaded Weapon 11993$28 million
Star Trek Generations1994$118 million
Miss Congeniality2000$212.8 million
Showtime2002$77.7 million
DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story2004$167.7 million
Miss Congeniality 2:
Armed and Fabulous
2005$101.3 million
The Wild2006$102.3 million
Over the Hedge2006$336 million
Escape from Planet Earth2013$74.6 million

The salary he received from these movies hasn't been disclosed by the actor.

Updated On Tue Oct 01 2019 Published On Thu Sep 19 2019 By