Ethan Hawke net worth: Ethan Hawke is an American actor, director, writer, and author who has an estimated net worth of $45 million dollars. Ethan Hawke was born in Austin, Texas in 1970 and grew up in New York and New Jersey where he was acted in school productions. Ethan Hawke attended Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, but dropped out when he was cast in "Dead Poets Society", a film that made him a household name. Ethan Hawke has been nominated for an Academy Award both as an actor and a writer and has also had a Tony Award nomination. Ethan Hawke has appeared in more than 50 films including "White Fang", "Reality Bites", "Before Sunrise", "Before Sunset", "Before Midnight", "Training Day", "Snow Falling on Cedars", "Alive", "Gattaca", "Waking Life" "Assault on Precinct 13″, "Before the Devil Knows You're Dead", and "Purge". Ethan Hawke has also written two novels, "The Hottest State" and "Ash Wednesday". He has appeared in stage productions including "The Seagull", "Henry IV", "Hurlyburly", "The Cherry Orchard", "The Winter's Tale", and "The Coast of Utopia", for which he earned a Tony Award nomination for Best Featured Actor. Ethan Hawke has directed two feature films and three Off-Broadway plays. He was formerly married to the actress Uma Thurman, with whom he has two children.