Sam Worthington net worth: Sam Worthington is an Australian actor who has a net worth of $12 million. Sam Worthington was born in 1976 in Surrey, England, but moved with his family to Perth, Western Australia when he was six months old. Sam Worthington attended John Curtain College of the Arts in Freemantle, Australia where he studied drama but dropped out before graduating. He made his way to Sydney, and while working as a bricklayer at 19-years old, he was accepted to the National Institute of Dramatic Arts. Sam Worthington is best known for his roles as Jake Sully in "Avatar", Marcus Wright in "Terminator Salvation", and as Perseus in the "Clash of the Titans" franchise. Sam Worthington also voices the role of Captain Alex Mason in the video game series "Call Of Duty: Black Ops". Sam Worthington won the Best Actor Award from the Australian Film Institute in 2004 for his work in the film "Somersault". Before Sam Worthington booked his breakout role in "Avatar" he had sold most of his belongings for about $2000 and bought a car with the money. At 30-years old he was living in his car prior to landing the role in "Avatar" that would change his life.