WILLIAM Shatner is a Canadian actor best known for his role in the Star Trek franchise.
Shatner is making headlines as he prepares to travel to space for Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin mission.
What is William Shatner’s net worth?
William Shatner is not only an actor but also an author, producer, director, screenwriter and singer.
His estimated net worth is $ 100 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
Most of his income comes from the role of Captain James T. Kirk in the science fiction television series Star Trek.
He has also played lead roles in TJ Hooker, The Practice, and Boston Legal.
In 2000, he starred in the movie Miss Congeniality and the sequel, Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous, in 2004.
Shatner heads to space as part of Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin New Shepard mission on October 12, 2021.
At 90, his 11-minute trip will make him the oldest person to travel to space in history.
The journey will pass just through the Kármán Line, the internationally recognized border that defines outer space.
“So now I can say something. Yes, that’s right, I’m going to be a ‘rocket man! “” Shatner announced via Twitter on October 4, 2021.
Alongside the actor, Audrey Powers, Chris Boshuizen and Glen de Vries.
Is William Shatner married?
William Shatner has been married four times.
In August 1956, he married Canadian actress Gloria Rand and they had three daughters, Leslie, Lisabeth and Melanie. They divorced in 1969.
From 1973 to 1996, he was married to Marcy Lafferty.
He married Nerine Kidd Shatner in 1997. In 1999, Nerine was found at the bottom of their pool. The cause of death was accidental drowning, according to his autopsy revealing alcohol and Valium in his blood.
In 2001, he married Elizabeth Anderson Martin. Their divorce was finalized in 2020.
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