Ryan O’Neal- Net Worth, Money and More

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Net Worth: $15 million


Ryan O Neal was born on 20 April 1941 in Los Angeles, California, United States. His birth name was Charles Patrick Ryan O’Neal. He is an American television and film actor. In the year 1960, he was trained for the amateur boxing. In the year 1964, he done a role of Rodney Harrington on the soap opera Peyton Place. This series was a real hit and raise his career ultimately. He earned a lot through this. Later he found success in various films. He got Academy award and golden Globe nominations as Best actor for various films like Paper Moon, A bridge too far and others. In the year 2007, he is playing role in TV series Bones.

Early Life


He is the elder son of the famous and talented actress of Patricia Ruth and father, Charles Eldridge “Balckie” O’ Neal. He has brother named, Kevin who is also an actor and a screenwriter. His family belongs to different religion. His father was Irish and some English whereas his mother is half Irish and half Ashkenazi Jewish ancestry. Talking about his education, he attended University High School and later trained to become a Golden Gloves boxer. In the late 1950s his father had a job writing on a television series called “Citizen Soldier”. Later his family moved to Munich, Germany where he attended Munich American High School.

Personal life


He has been in many relationships throughout his life. First of all he has been in a long term relationship with actress Farrah Fawcett till the year 2009. Before that he was married to an actress Joanna Moore and Leigh Taylor Young and both these marriages sadly ended in to divorce. He has total of our children now, Tatum O’Neal with Moore, Griffin O’Neal with Moore, Patrick O’Neal with Taylor Young and last one Redmond James Fawcett O’Neal with Fawcett. In the year 2011, Tatum reconciled her relationship with her father through a book and a television show. Talking about his health, in the year 2001, he was diagnosed with Chronic myeloge nous leukemia and later in the year it was found that Fawcett is suffering from cancer and Neal at this point said that, “It’s a love story.I just don’t know how to play this one. I won’t know this world without her. Cancer is an insidious enemy”. These were his words. Apart from these, in the year 2007, he was arrested for allegedly assaulting his son in Malibu, California.

Awards and nominations

Ryan is a very good actor. He is famous all over the world for his acting skills. In the year 1970, he won Best Foreign Actor in David di Donatello Awards for Love Story and in the same year he also won Academy Award for Best Actor for Love Story. In the year 1971, he was given a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Drama Film for Love Story. In the year 1975, he was given a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a musical or Comedy Film for Paper Moon. Apart from these he has done a lot of filmography.



Apart from the film roles, he has done a several of TV roles like guests roles which include The Many Loves of Dobie Gills, Bachelor Father, Leave It to Beaver, Westinghouse Playhouse, Perry Mason and Wagon Train. For the period, he played a role on NBC’s Empire. Now talking about his film success, he started with the role in Love Story in the hear 1970 which earned a Academy award nomination for Best Actor. In the year 1973, he was ranked number 2 in the Annual Top Ten Box Office Stars after Clint Eastwood. Not only is this, he was starred in a series of films for the director, Peter Bogdanovich, he started there with screwball Comedy What’s Up, Doc? Along with Barbara Streisand in the year 1972. In the 1970s, his other films include, Barry Lyndon which was directed by Stanley Kubrick in the year 1975, Oliver’s story in the year 1978 and a car chase film the Driver in the year 1978 which was directed by Water Hill. Later in the 1970s he ended his film career ended and in the year 1984 he was starred as a character loosely based on director Bogdanovich in Irreconcilable Differences. In the year 1991, he was returned to a TV CBs series Good Sports and a recurring character on Fox’s Bones in the year 2007 and currently also he is working there. On the television show, 90210 he can also see there.



Ryan O’Neal is a very rich personality. He is a rich multi-millionaire of the era. He own a grand mansion and many cars of his own. He can afford all the comfort of life and has lived his life with all the luxuriousness. His net worth is $15 Million. His main source of income is films. He has done a lot films till now and earned a hell of money. He is famous for his acting skills all over the world. One of his films are the big bounce in the year 1969. The games in the year 1970 and love story also in the same year. In the year 1971, his film Wild Rovers was released.

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