The American actor Ashton Kutcher is also a model, investor, comedian, screenwriter, television producer and presenter, film producer and voice actor. Born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, on February 7th, 1978, Ashton started to build a career in biochemical engineering. However, he dropped out his studies at the Iowa University to become a model in New York. His contract with Next modeling agency was signed in 1998 and gave him the opportunity to be runway and print model for the famous brand Calvin Klein.
Ashton Kutcher Net Worth - $160 Million
Birth Name - Christopher Ashton Kutcher
Date of birth - February 7, 1978
Zodiac Sign - Aquarius
Birth Place - Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States
Nationality - American
Height - 6′ 2″
Profession - Screenwriter, Television producer, Entrepreneur, Presenter, Comedian, Film producer, Voice Actor, Model
He then moved to Los Angeles, where he won a role (Michael Kelso) on a FOX sitcom – That ‘70s – a show that he served until the whole series ended, in 2006. Ashton Kutcher appeared as a guest star in the show’s final season.
This surely was not enough to make the Ashton Kutcher net worth what it is today. Ashton added several roles in films to its TV career, such as Dude, Where’s My Car?, or The Butterfly Effect, or Just Married. Later on, in 2003, he produced and hosted a popular hidden camera show on MTV – Punk’d. Katalyst Films, his production company, created several other game and reality shows. Kutcher also temporarily served as a creative director of the VOIP startup Ooma.
The year 2009 brought Ashton Kutcher the fame of being the first user of Twitter who gathered one million followers, donating $100,000 to the fight malaria campaign, and beating out CNN. In 2003, Ashton started dating the famous actress Demi Moore. The 15 year age gap between them was not an impediment for them to get married in 2005. Their marriage ended 8 years later.
The artistic career of Ashton Kutcher went on and brought him several million dollars. In August 2011, Aston Kutcher was preferred to Charlie Sheen for the CBS production Two and a Half Men. By replacing Charlie Sheen, Kutcher earns about $800,000 per episode, backend syndication points included. Only from this source, Ashton Kutcher earns a fabulous amount of $18 million per year. This is enough to make him the best paid television actor in the world.
Kutcher has increased his fame, and also the number of followers on Twitter, by entering the tech industry. With a remarkable sense of diversifying his activities, Ashton Kutcher seized this opportunity and is now renowned as one of the angel investors in tech start-ups.