Peter Mayhew Net Worth
Peter Mayhew net worth and salary: Peter Mayhew was a British actor and comedian who had a net worth of $5 million at the time of his death in 2019. Peter Mayhew was born in Barnes, London, England on May 19, 1944. He began his professional acting career in the mid-70s. Standing at 7 feet 3 inches tall, his first role was playing a minotaur in the British film, "Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger".
He went on to appear in various projects, including the film, "Terror". He is most widely recognized for his work as Chewbacca, the incredibly tall Wookie companion to Hans Solo from the Star Wars trilogy. In addition to appearing in the three original "Star Wars" films, he also appeared as Chewbacca in "Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith", "The Star Wars Holiday Special", and on "The Muppet Show". He also voiced the character of Chewbacca for the animated "Clone Wars" series. He has also served as a "Chewbacca consultant" on the more recent films. He spent the remainder of his life living in Boyd, Texas where he owned a business. Unfortunately, Peter Mayhew died on April 30, 2019 at the age of 74. He was survived by a wife and three children. In lieu of flowers his family requested that fans and friends donate to the Peter Mayhew Foundation which benefits family around the world dealing with crisis situations.
|Net Worth:||$5 Million|
|Date of Birth:||May 19, 1944 - Apr 30, 2019 (74 years old)|
|Height:||7 ft 4 in (2.26 m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Comedian, Businessperson|