Tom Laughlin Net Worth

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Tom Laughlin Net Worth
Net Worth:
$5 Million
Date of Birth
August 10, 1931
Place of Birth
Politician, Screenwriter, Actor, Film director, Film Producer, Author, Teacher

Tom Laughlin net worth: Tom Laughlin was an American director, actor, writer, producer, and political activist who had an estimated net worth of $5 million dollars. Born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Tom Laughlin attended college at both the University of Wisconsin and Marquette University. He discovered a passion for performance while at Marquette, and subsequently transferred to University of South Dakota, where he graduated with a degree in Radio Acting, Directing, and Producing. He began his professional career with a role on the television series, "Climax!". From there, he went on to appear in such projects as, "Lafayette Escadrille", "Tea and Sympathy", and "South Pacific". However, it was his work as a writer-director that would bring him the most lasting fame. His film, "The Born Losers", released in 1967, was a surprise hit. The follow-up was another independent project entitled, "Billy Jack". This film would catapult him into stardom, and he went on to direct multiple successful sequels. Since the late 70s, his ability to work has been hampered by illness and legal troubles. Tom Laughlin died on December 16, 2013 at the age of 82. He had previously been diagnosed with cancer of the tongue but ultimately succumbed to pneumonia at a hospital in Thousand Oaks, California. He was married to Delores Taylor since 1954 and the couple had three children together.

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Tom Laughlin

Tom Laughlin

Thomas Robert "Tom" Laughlin was an American actor, director, screenwriter, author, educator and political activist. Laughlin was best known for his series of Billy Jack films. He was married to actress Delores Taylor from 1954 until his death. Taylor also co-produced and ac...
Politician / Screenwriter / Actor / Film director / Film Producer / Author / Teacher
Date of Birth
  • August 10, 1931
  • Thomas Robert Laughlin
  • Frank Christina
  • Frank Laughlin
  • Donald Henderson
  • Mary Rose Solti
  • Lloyd E. James
  • Harold Lapland
  • T.C. Frank
  • Tommy Laughlin
  • Don Henderson
  • United States of America
  • United States of America
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Notable Appearances
  • Billy Jack
    Billy Jack
  • The Trial of Billy Jack
    Billy Jack
  • The Born Losers
    Billy Jack
  • Billy Jack Goes to Washington
    Billy Jack
  • Lafayette Escadrille
    Arthur Blumenthal
  • The Master Gunfighter
  • Senior Prom
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