Terminator 2 child actor Edward Furlong’s net worth in 2017
Edward Furlong is widely famous for his award-winning performance as the rebellious kid, John Connor, from the 1991 movie Terminator 2: Judgement Day. After the disturbance that was created by his chronic substance addiction, is his net worth in a stable position? We shall find out!
How did Edward Furlong’s rising career derail?
Edward Furlong was born on August 2, 1977, in Glendale, California. He was raised by a single mother, Eleanor Torres (née Tafoya), who worked at a youth center. He describes himself as a half-Russian and is of Mexican descent from his maternal side. At the age of 16, he became legally emancipated from his single mother.
I don’t think anyone has a normal family.
– Edward Furlong
Furlong started acting at a very young age and made his breakthrough with the role of John Connor in the 1991 released movie, Terminator 2: Judgement Day. The role garnered him an MTV Movie Award for Best Breakthrough Role and a Saturn Award for Best Young Actor.
Starting up a career with a bang, Edward was able to make his way through other several movies. His remarkable performance was seen in the movies like American Heart, Pet Sematary Two, and A Home of Our Own, for which he was honored with various awards and nominations.
In the 90s, his career flourished as he landed roles in various movies including Brainscan, Little Odessa, The Grass Harp, Before and After, Pecker, American History X, and Detroit Rock City.
In 2000, Furlong went to a rehab to overcome his problem of drug addiction and alcoholism.
Later, in 2010, Edward was placed in probation period for three years after his ex-wife, Rachael Kneeland, filed a case for violation of a civil protective order. He was also sentenced to 180 days in jail after violating probation of law order of contacting ex-girlfriend, Monica Keena.
Edward’s intake of alcohol, cocaine and other chronic substances somehow brought his career down. However, he has managed to give us some hits recently.
How much is Edward Furlong’s net worth in 2017?
Edward Furlong, more recently, has appeared in the movies like The Zombie King, Assault on the Street, Awakened, Aftermath, and A Winter Rose. His project for 2017 is The Reunion. Along with movies, he has appeared in several TV series like CSI: NY, Perception, The Glades, Star Trek: Renegades and so on.
With all his work in several movies and television series, Edward Furlong has amassed a net worth of $100 thousand so far.