Australian Actor Eric Bana Earns Well From His Career; Has a Good Net Worth

When we talk about Australian actors earning big time in Hollywood numerous names like Huge Jackman, Margot Robbie, Chris Hemsworth comes to our brain. But are we missing a name from the land of Kangaroos?  Famous Star Trek, Hulk, Troy, Black Hawk Down, Lone Survivor and The Time traveler's wife actor Eric Bana is a Hollywood heartthrob making big-time earnings as an actor and living a Hollywood life from quite a long time. As of 2018, Eric Bana's current net worth is $40 million.


Bana is one of the richest Australian actors and has made a huge fortune by working in some of the most successful Hollywood movies. So in today's section, we are about to disclose Bana's career earnings, salary, net worth and lifestyle so read the full article for details.

Eric Bana's Current Net Worth

As we discussed earlier, Eric Bana's net worth is reportedly around $40 million which he accumulated from his successful career as an actor. He reportedly charges over $10 million per movie and is also entitled to some of the gross earnings from the movies he does.

Date Movies Production Details Lifetime Gross Opening Theaters Opening Collection
5/12/2017 King Arthur: Legend of the Sword WB $39,175,066 3,702 $15,371,270
7/2/2014 Deliver Us From Evil SGem $30,577,122 3,049 $9,740,471
12/25/2013 Lone Survivor Uni. $125,095,601 3,285 $90,872
8/28/2013 Closed Circuit Focus $5,750,401 870 $2,464,931
12/7/2012 Deadfall (2012) Magn. $66,351 17 $19,391
4/8/2011 Hanna Focus $40,259,119 2,545 $12,370,549
8/14/2009 The Time Traveler's Wife WB (NL) $63,414,846 2,988 $18,623,171
7/31/2009 Funny People Uni. $51,855,045 3,008 $22,657,780
5/8/2009 Star Trek Par. $257,730,019 4,053 $75,204,289
2/29/2008 The Other Boleyn Girl Sony $26,814,957 1,212 $8,203,061
2/29/2008 Romulus, My Father Magn. $4,283 3 $2,791
5/4/2007 Lucky You WB $5,758,950 2,525 $2,710,445
12/23/2005 Munich Uni. $47,403,685 1,498 $4,152,260
5/14/2004 Troy WB $133,378,256 3,411 $46,865,412
6/20/2003 Hulk Uni. $132,177,234 3,674 $62,128,420
5/30/2003 Finding Nemo        
(Voice) BV $380,843,261 3,425 $70,251,710 3,374
12/28/2001 Black Hawk Down SonR $108,638,745 3,143 $179,823
4/11/2001 Chopper First $236,185 14 $15,044
5/7/1999 The Castle Mira. $877,621 257 $29,452

Note: Eric's Lifetime Gross Total from 17 movies is $1,068,335,865, with an average of $62,843,286 and has set a record of opening Gross Average of $25,121,800  from his 11 Wide Releases.

CAPTION: Eric in a Black in white picture flashing a Continental car on the Backgrounds SOURCE: Instagram

The actor is still a most desired actors and is considered as one of the most bankable actors in the Hollywood. Here is a list that compiled from IMDB which gives a gross idea of how much has his movies earned so far.

So, The Hulk and star treck actor's salary seems justified but the next question that we feel is necessary to deal with is, how does he spend his money? Hence,  let's explore Eric Bana's lifestyle, interest in cars, houses, and charities.

Eric Bana's Houses And Cars

Eric who married Rebecca Gleeson in 1997 so far has two children a son Klaus Banadinovich, and a daughter Sophia lives happily with his family of four in Hollywood but has several properties spread all over the Atlas. Despite having a lovely home in 50 Holyrood Street, Hampton worth 2.2 million he has many other properties inclusive of a Lavish LA mansion worth 9 million.

CAPTION: Eric Bana's home outdoor SOURCE: Google

Further, he also has a bungalow in Melbourne Australia worth $4 million in Esther Road which is around 100m from Balmoral Beach.

CAPTION: Eric Bana's home indoor SOURCE: Gitty images

Bana is a well-known motor racing enthusiast and his interest in cars and motorcycles isn't new as he has participated in various motor racing competitions in Australia. He even tried to quit his job and be a motor mechanic at the age of 14 but his father somehow convinced him to complete his highschools.

Take a look at his favorite car which has been with him for 25 years:

Bana's first car was a 1974 XB Ford Falcon coupé, which he bought at the age of 15 for A$1100, the actor still has this car and In 2009 he released a documentary named Love The Beast, describing his interest in racing.

Further, in 2004, Bana purchased a Porsche 944 to compete in Australia's Porsche Challenge. Again On 21 April, 2007 Bana was caught in a car crash where he reportedly trashed his 1974 XB Falcon Coupe in the Targa Tasmania rally. Bana also appeared on the British motoring show Top Gear on 15 November 2009.

CAPTION: One of Eric's cars SOURCE: Porsche 944

Take a look at his vintage continental cars which includes 1970 Ferrari 365 GTB 4 Daytona, 1957 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster, 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4, 1970 Ferrari 365 GTB 4 Daytona, and 1976 Porsche 911 Turbo Carrera. 

Let's take a look at a fan-made video on Eric's net worth, cars, and houses

Further, he loves riding fast motorbikes and the actor also has a BMW, Ducati, Suzuki motorcycles and many other vintage cafe-styled bikes too.

CAPTION: Eric Enjoying Cafe ride SOURCE: Twitter

Just, imagine the amount that he might have spent in buying all these retro old schools to super new school cars? It probably comes in higher order seven-figures. 

Eric Bana's lifestyle

Eric lives a life of a celebrity actor and racer, living in between being a successful actor, producer along with living a life of a car enthusiast is pretty difficult but he manages it pretty well.

As he is frequently seen traveling to places on bike or car events along with many Australian Football Event, he seems to be spending a lot from both hands.

Eric Bana's Charitable works

Other than being a stylish actor, and bike enthusiast, Bana also works for many humanitarian causes. He is an ambassador for Father Chris Riley's charity for homeless young people, Youth off the Streets, and has appeared with Father Chris in advertisements to support the organization's annual appeal.

CAPTION: Eric Happy at home SOURCE: Google

Bana is an open supporter of Mental Illness Fellowship Australia which works in the field of mental health awareness. Other than this, Bana works with Australian Childhood Foundation and the Bone Marrow Donor Institute.

If you all think his generosity is limited to human species only, then let us clear your view, as has worked with the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals and even donated money to build animal shelters while working in Troy in 2007.

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