Billy Crudup net worth: Billy Crudup's net worth is $6 million dollars. Born in Manhasset, New York, Billy Crudup, also known as William Gaither Crudup, grew up in New York, Texas, and Florida. He graduated from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, and then earned his Master of Fine Arts from NYU-Tisch School of the Arts. He was recognized early on in his academic career as an actor to watch, and he won his first role on Broadway in the award-winning production of Tom Stoppard's "Arcadia" in 1995 just after graduating. A year later, he began appearing in supporting and starring roles in various films, including "Inventing the Abbots", "Without Limits", "Jesus' Son", and "Waking the Dead". He became a household name with his performance in "Almost Famous", and has since appeared in such films as "Stage Beauty", "Watchmen", and "Eat Pray Love". In addition to his film work, he has continued to star in various projects on Broadway, and has received four Tony nominations and one Tony Award.