John Derek Net Worth: $5 Million
Born in Hollywood, California in August 1926. American director, actor and photographer John Derek had an estimated net worth of $5 million. He started his acting career in 1943 appearing in the short subject The Nest. From 1961 to 1962 Derek played Ben Travis character in the television series Frontier Circus. He was also featured in numerous movies including Fantasies, Prisoner of the Volga, Saturday’s Hero, Rogues of Mask of the Avenger, The Family Secret, All the King’s Men, Scandal Sheet, Thunderbirds, Prince of Pirates, High Hell, Exodus, Ambush at Tomahawk Gap, The Last Posse, Childish Films, Nightmare in the Sun, Mission Over Korea, Sea of Lost Ships, The Outcast, The Adventures of Hajji Baba, Prince of Players, Sherwood Forest, An Annapolis Story, Run for Cover, The Leather Saint, The Ten Commandments, Pirate of the Half Moon, Fury at Showdown, The Flesh Is Weak, Omar Khayyam, and Once Before I Die. As a director Derek directed the movies Tarzan, A Boy…a Girl, Nightmare in the Sun, Love You, the Ape Man, Bolero, Ghosts Can’t Do It, and Once Before I Die. He received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6531 Hollywood Blvd in 1960. He married four times and had two children. At the age of 71 Derek died from cardiovascular disease on May 22, 1998.