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Powers Allen Boothe was born on the 1st June 1948, in Snyder, Texas USA of British decent. He is a television, film, theatre and voice actor, who is probably best recognized for starring in the role of Philip Marlowe in “Philip Marlowe, Private Eye” (1983-1986), playing Senator Roark in the film “Sin City” (2005), portraying Cy Tolliver in “Deadwood” (2004-2006), and as Lamar Wyatt in “Nashville” (2012-2014). His career has been active since 1977.

So, have you ever wondered how rich Powers Boothe is, as of early 2017? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that the total size of Powers’ net worth is over $8 million, accumulated through his successful involvement in the entertainment industry.

Powers Boothe Net Worth $8 Million

Powers Boothe is the son of Merrill Vestal Boothe, who was a rancher, and Emily Kathryn Reeves, so he spent his childhood on the family farm with two older brothers. Upon matriculation, he moved to San Marcos, Texas, where he graduate from Southwest Texas State University. He was persistent enough to continue his education, so he moved to Dallas, Texas, where he obtained his Master’s Degree in Fine Arts at Southern Methodist University.

Right after that, he started working at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival theatre, and soon he showed such talent that many directors from the theatre started inviting and engaging him in a number of significant plays, such as “Henry IV, Part 2” and “Troilus And Cressida”. After leaving this theatre, he made his debut in New York at the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts with his role in the play “Richard III” in 1974. Later, he made his first appearance on Broadway in the play “Lone Star”, in which he was the only actor. All of these appearances marked the beginning of an increase of his net worth.

After achieving great success in a number of famous theatres, and showing his talent to the audience, he received many opportunities in the film industry. He made his debut appearance on the big screen playing in the role of Richard III Cast in the film “The Goodbye Girl” (1977). His breakthrough year was 1980, when he won several significant roles such as that of Hankie Salesman in “Cruising”, portraying Whalen in the TV series “Skag”, and as Rev. Jim Jones in the TV film “Guyana Tragedy: The Story Of Jim Jones”. In 1983, Powers was selected to portray the title role in the TV series “Philip Marlowe, Private Eye”, until 1986, which added a considerable amount to his net worth.

During the next decade, Powers continued to line up successes, starring in such TV series and film titles the role of Curly Bill Brocius in “Tombstone” (1993) alongside Kurt Russell, playing Joshua Foss in “Sudden Death” (1995) with Jean-Claude Van Damme in the lead role, as Sheriff Potter in “U Turn” (1997), and portraying Jacques D’Arc in the mini-series “Joan Of Arc” (1999). In the following year, he landed the role of Captain Pullman in “Men Of Honor”. All of these appearances increased his net worth by a large margin.

The new millennium didn’t change too much for him, as he was chosen in 2002 to play Gorilla Grodd in the TV series “Justice League” (2002-2003), which he later reprised in its spin-off “Justice League Unlimited” (2005-2006). In 2005, Powers appeared as Senator Roark in the film “Sin City” and its 2014 sequel “Sin City: A Dame to Kill For”, all of which contributed to his wealth.

To speak further about his career, he also starred in the role of Cy Tolliver in the TV series “Deadwood” (2004-2006), playing Colonel Faith in the 2010 film “MacGruber”, and as World Security Council in “The Avengers” (2012). Most recently, Powers was cast in “Nashville” (2012-2014), “Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.” (2014-2016), so his net worth is still increasing.

Additionally, Powers adapted to the modern techniques in the entertainment industry, so has done a few voice-overs; he provided his voice to characters in video games “Justice League” (1999), “Area 51” (2005), “Turok” (2008), among others, all of which increased further his fortune.

Thanks to his accomplishment in the film industry, Powers has been nominated for and has won several prestigious awards, including Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie for his work on “Guyana Tragedy: The Story Of Jim Jones”, nomination CableACE Award for Best Actor in a Dramatic Presentation for “Philip Marlowe, Private Eye”, and Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for his work on “Deadwood”.

Regarding his personal life, Powers Boothe has been married to Pam Cole since 1969; the couple has two children and their current residence is in Los Angeles, California. His daughter is actress Parisse Boothe.

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Powers Allen Boothe Quick Facts

Birth date: June 1, 1948
Birth place: Snyder, Texas, United States
Height:6' 2" (1.88 m)
Profession:Actor
Education:Southern Methodist University, Texas State University
Nationality:American
Spouse:Marlene Tochal-Pennan
Children:Parisse Boothe, Reuben Travis Boothe, Preston Allen, Reginald Paul Boothe
Parents:Merrill Vestal Boothe, Emily Kathryn Reeves
Siblings:Tommy Dale Boothe, Riley Vestal Boothe
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Powers Allen Boothe Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Lives in Los Angeles, California, where he raises racing quarter horses.
2His favorite role is in the science fiction horror film Mutant Species (1994).
3He was inducted into the Texas Film Hall of Fame in Austin, Texas in March 2009.
4Received his Master's degree in Fine Arts from Southern Methodist University and went on to become a resident actor at the Oregon Shakespeare Company.
5He was named after a friend of his father's that was killed in World War II.
6For his role on Tombstone (1993), he was trained by renowned Hollywood Gun Coach Thell Reed, who has also trained such actors as: Kurt Russell, Val Kilmer, Bill Paxton, Sam Elliot, Michael Biehn, Brad Pitt, Girard Swan and Leonardo DiCaprio.
7His family has lived in the American South for many generations, and are generally of British Isles (English) ancestry.
8Born to Merrill Vestal Boothe and his wife Emily Kathryn Reeves.
9During the 1980 actor's boycott, he was one of the few nominees to attend the Emmy Awards ceremony, and the only winner to accept his award in person.
10Father of daughter Parisse Boothe and son Preston Boothe.
11In September 1980, in an act of defiance, he showed up at the Emmy Awards ceremony to collect the award he had won for playing Jim Jones. The Screen Actors Guild was in the middle of a strike and members boycotted the ceremony until the strike was settled. He was the only winner in an acting category who showed up. The incident was referenced in the James L. Brooks comedy film I'll Do Anything (1994).
12He was a member of the Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity at Southwest Texas State University.


Powers Allen Boothe Trademarks

#Trademark
1Deep gravelly voice
2Piercing dark eyes and long face
3Frequently plays authority figures, military or government agents or clergy


Powers Allen Boothe Quotes

#Quote
1[on playing the U.S. President on 24 (2001)] One of the more interesting things about doing this is I don't have to worry about my wardrobe... because it's the same every day, all day.
2[2007, on beginning as an actor] One role leads to another. For the first 10 years [that] I was a professional actor, all I did was Shakespeare. And the show I did in New York that brought me out [to L.A.] was a flat-out comedy. And they never let me do comedy.
3I've been fortunate in my career to have the opportunity to pick and choose the parts I play. I've also been lucky to always be involved with quality actors, quality directors, quality writers.
4Hell, I've played as many guys who get the girl as I have heavies. I've done love scenes with Jessica Lange [Blue Sky (1994)] and Jennifer Lopez [U Turn (1997)], and I won't kid you, they're fun.
5[accepting his Emmy Award, 1980] This is either the most courageous moment of my career or the stupidest... I also thought long and hard whether or not I would attend, but I came here because this is America and one must do what one believes. I believe in the Academy. I also believe in my fellow actors in their stand.


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Powers Allen Boothe Won Awards

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2006Golden BootGolden Boot Awards
1980Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a SpecialGuyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones (1980)

Powers Allen Boothe Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2012Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for TelevisionNashville (2012)
2007ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesDeadwood (2004)· Jim Beaver
· Sean Bridgers
· W. Earl Brown
· Dayton Callie
· Brian Cox
· Kim Dickens
· Brad Dourif
· Anna Gunn
· John Hawkes
· Jeffrey Jones
· Paula Malcomson
· Gerald McRaney
· Ian McShane
· Timothy Olyphant
· Molly Parker
· Leon Rippy
· William Sanderson
· Brent Sexton
· Bree Seanna Wall
· Robin Weigert
· Titus Welliver
2006Gold Derby AwardGold Derby AwardsEnsemble CastSin City (2005)· Jessica Alba
· Alexis Bledel
· Rosario Dawson
· Benicio Del Toro
· Michael Clarke Duncan
· Carla Gugino
· Josh Hartnett
· Rutger Hauer
· Jaime King
· Michael Madsen
· Brittany Murphy
· Clive Owen
· Mickey Rourke
· Nick Stahl
· Bruce Willis
· Elijah Wood
2005Gold Derby TV AwardGold Derby AwardsDrama Supporting ActorDeadwood (2004)
1996ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a CastNixon (1995)· Joan Allen
· Brian Bedford
· Kevin Dunn
· Fyvush Finkel
· Annabeth Gish
· Tony Goldwyn
· Larry Hagman
· Ed Harris
· Edward Herrmann
· Anthony Hopkins
· Bob Hoskins
· Madeline Kahn
· E.G. Marshall
· David Paymer
· David Hyde Pierce
· Paul Sorvino
· Mary Steenburgen
· J.T. Walsh
· James Woods
1989ACECableACE AwardsActor in a Movie or MiniseriesInto the Homeland (1987)
1983ACECableACE AwardsActor in a Dramatic PresentationPhilip Marlowe, Private Eye (1983)


Powers Allen Boothe Filmography

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Nashville2012-2014TV SeriesLamar Wyatt
Straight A's2013Father
Hitman: Absolution2012Video GameTravis (voice)
Guns, Girls and Gambling2012The Rancher
Hatfields & McCoys2012TV Mini-SeriesJudge Valentine 'Wall' Hatfield
The Avengers2012World Security Council
The Looney Tunes Show2011TV SeriesLeslie Hunt
Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated2011TV SeriesDead Justice
Tattoo2011/IIShortThe Gambler
Ben 10: Ultimate Alien2011TV SeriesSunder
Ben 10 Ultimate Alien: Cosmic Destruction2010Video GameSunder (voice)
MacGruber2010Colonel Faith
Ben 10: Alien Force2009TV SeriesSunder
242008TV MoviePresident Noah Daniels
Edison & Leo2008George T. Edison (voice)
Mouth of Caddo2008ShortNarrator
Turok2008Video GameKane (voice)
The Final Season2007Jim Van Scoyoc
242007TV SeriesVice President Noah Daniels
Deadwood2004-2006TV SeriesCy Tolliver
Superman: Brainiac Attacks2006VideoLex Luthor (voice)
Justice League Unlimited2005-2006TV SeriesGorilla Grodd Red Tornado
Sin City2005Senator Roark
Area 512005Video GameMajor Bridges (voice)
Justice League2002-2003TV SeriesGorilla Grodd
Second Nature2003TV MovieKelton Reed
Frailty2001FBI Agent Wesley Doyle
Attila2001TV Mini-SeriesFlavius Aetius
Men of Honor2000Captain Pullman
A Crime of Passion1999TV MovieDr. Ben Pierce
Joan of Arc1999TV Mini-SeriesJacques d'Arc
The Spree1998TV MovieDet. Bram Hatcher
U Turn1997Sheriff Potter
Con Air1997Officer at Leaving Ceremony (voice, unconfirmed, uncredited)
True Women1997TV MovieBartlett McClure
Dalva1996TV MovieSam
Nixon1995Alexander Haig
Sudden Death1995Joshua Foss
Mutant Species1994Frost
Blue Sky1994Vince Johnson
Web of Deception1994TV MovieDr. Philip Benesch
Tombstone1993Curly Bill Brocius
Marked for Murder1993TV MovieMace 'Sandman' Moutron
Angely smerti1993
Wild Card1992TV MoviePreacher
Rapid Fire1992Mace Ryan
By Dawn's Early Light1990TV MovieCassidy
Stalingrad1990General Cuikov
Family of Spies1990TV Mini-SeriesJohn A. Walker Jr
Voyager: The Grand Tour1990Short
Sapphire Man1988ShortRyan
Into the Homeland1987TV MovieJackson Swallow
Extreme Prejudice1987Cash Bailey
Philip Marlowe, Private Eye1983-1986TV SeriesPhilip Marlowe
The Emerald Forest1985Bill Markham
Red Dawn1984Lt. Col. Andrew 'Andy' Tanner
A Breed Apart1984Mike Walker
Southern Comfort1981Hardin
The Cold Eye (My Darling, Be Careful)1980
A Cry for Love1980TV MovieTony Bonnell
Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones1980TV MovieRev. Jim Jones
The Plutonium Incident1980TV MovieDick Hawkins
Skag1980TV SeriesWhalen
Cruising1980Hankie Salesman
The Goodbye Girl1977Richard III Cast
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.2015-2016TV SeriesGideon Malick
Moonbeam City2015TV SeriesMayor Eo Jaxxon
To Appomattox2015TV Mini-SeriesAlbert Sidney Johnston
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For2014Senator Roark

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Straight A's2013performer: "Precious Memories"

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Nashville: The Whole Story2013TV Movie thanks
The Making of 'Frailty'2002Video documentary special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Buzz: AT&T Original Documentaries2015TV Series documentaryHimself
Making 'Southern Comfort'2014Video shortHimself
Milius2013DocumentaryHimself
Burning Hope: The Making of Hitman Absolution2012DocumentaryHimself (uncredited)
Game 1622012TV Movie documentaryNarrator
Straight from the Horses Mouth2009VideoHimself
Nick Nolte: No Exit2008DocumentaryHimself
Up Close with Carrie Keagan2007TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Making 'Deadwood': Season Two2005TV Short documentaryHimself
Making 'Deadwood': The Show Behind the Show2004TV Short documentaryHimself
The Making of 'Frailty'2002Video documentaryHImself (uncredited)
The Making of 'Tombstone'2002Video documentary shortHimself - 'Curly Bill'
Anatomy of a Scene2002TV Series documentaryHimself
Biography2001TV Series documentaryHimself
The Directors2000TV Series documentaryHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1992TV SeriesHimself - Guest
National Geographic Specials1992TV Series documentaryHimself - Narrator
The Arsenio Hall Show1990TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The 32nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1980TV SpecialHimself - Winner: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Special

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Movie Nights2011TV SeriesMace Ryan
Joe Bob's Drive-In Theater1995TV SeriesCurley Bill Brocius

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