George Kennedy net worth: George Kennedy is an American actor who has a net worth of $5 million dollars. Born in New York, New York, George Kennedy began his performance career in the theater as a toddler. He then went on to a successful radio career, before leaving performance behind in order to serve in the United States Army. After sixteen years in the Armed Forces, he retired, and began working as a technical advisor in Hollywood. He began his professional acting career as an adult, with small speaking roles in such projects as "Sargeant Bilko" and "Spartacus". By the mid-60s, he was appearing in supporting and co-starring roles in such projects as "Charade", "The Flight of the Phoenix", and "In Harm's Way". He won an Oscar for his work in 1967′s "Cool Hand Luke". He has continued to work steadily to this day, most recently appearing in the film, "Another Happy Day".