Hugo Weaving net worth: Hugo Weaving is an American-British actor who has a net worth of $30 million dollars. Born in Ibadan, Nigeria Protectorate, Hugo Weaving grew up moving between England, South Africa, and Australia. His family eventually settled in Australia in the late 70s, and he subsequently graduated from the National Institute of Dramatic Art. He began working in television and film in Australia almost immediately after graduating, appearing in such projects as "Bodyline", "Bangkok Hilton", and "Proof", for which he won the first of many acting honors. He first gained international attention for his performance in "The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert", and became a household name appearing as Agent Smith in "The Matrix". Since then, he has appeared in a number of successful films including playing Elrond in Peter Jackson's "Lord of the Rings" trilogy, V in "V for Vendetta", and Red Skull in "Captain America: The First Avenger". When not on screen, he enjoys a busy stage career, most recently appearing in the Sydney Theater Company's production of "Uncle Vanya", opposite Cate Blanchett and Richard Roxburgh.
Having appeared in several of the biggest movie franchises of all time Hugo Weaving's box cumulative box office total is $8.7 billion.