Top headlines :

Home net-worth $8 Million Net Worth of Clifton Powell - $30k Salary From "Black Lightning"

$8 Million Net Worth of Clifton Powell - $30k Salary From "Black Lightning"

aisha Published On Tue Jun 09 2020   Modified On Tue Jun 09 2020
$8 Million Net Worth of Clifton Powell - $30k Salary From "Black Lightning"

Clifton Powell, best known for his role in 'Rush Hour' as Luke has earned an estimated net worth of $8 million. He has accumulated his wealth from his varied career as an actor, producer, and director.

Powell's worth will be increased in the future as he has signed nine upcoming projects like 'GangLand' as Pastor Earl, Trap City as Goose, The Legend of Johnny Jones as Mr. Ervin, The Available Wife as Mitchell, and so on.

Salary From 'Saint & Sinners'

The 'Prodigal' actor got a salary of $20,000 per episode from the series 'Saint & Sinners' where he has portrayed the character of Rex Fisher. He has appeared in twenty-seven episodes of the series for over three years from 2016 to 2019. Powell gathered around $540000 from the series.

Clifton Powell as Rex Fisher in 'Saint & Sinners'.
Clifton Powell as Rex Fisher in 'Saint & Sinners'.
Image Source: Best Movie Cast

Earned $30,000/episode from 'Black Lightning'

Likewise, Powell has acted as Reverend Jeremiah Holt in the series 'Black Lightning' where he got a salary of $30,000 per episode from the series. At the end of his acting in the series, he received $450,000 from the series. 

Clifton Powell as Reverend Jeremiah Holt in 'Black Lightning'.
Clifton Powell as Reverend Jeremiah Holt in 'Black Lightning'.
Image Source: Arrowverse Wiki - Fandom

Highest-Grossed Movies

Cutty from 'Dead Presidents' has acted in numerous movies and among them, his highest-grossed movie is Rush Hour. He has played the character of Luke in the movie with other celebrities like Jackie Chan, Ken Leung, Tom Wilkinson, and others. 

The movie was made on a budget of $33 million but made a huge profit of $244 million from its worldwide collections.

Clifton Powell as Luke in 'Rush Hour'.
Clifton Powell as Luke in 'Rush Hour'.
Image Source: Twitter

Earning As Actor

Powell's major source of earning is from his acting career as he started acting from a television movie 'Ephraim McDowell's Kentucky Ride' in 1981. Since then he has acted in more than two hundred movies, series, TV movies, mini-series, and short videos from where he has been earning his worth. 

Powell is the part of various successful movies like 'Never Die Alone' as Moon, 'Menace II Society' as Chauncy, 'Norbit' as Earl Latimore, 'Woman Thou Art Loosed' as Reggie, and so on.

Clifton Powell in the movie 'Norbit'.
Clifton Powell in the movie 'Norbit'.
Image Source: IMDb

Likewise, he also has earned a sum amount of money from working in numerous television series. He has played the character of Andre Thompson in 'Roc' (1992–1994), 'Army Wives' (2009–2010) as Terrence Price, 'The Family Business' (2018) as Uncle Lou, and many more.

Producer Of Movies and Short Movies

Donald from 'Let Go and Let God' is also a producer of eight movies and short movies which has helped him to add some amount to his worth. He is a consulting producer of 'The Freight Rider', 'Couples' Night', 'Soul Custody ', and 'Chasing Titles Vol. 1'. Powell is also a producer of 'The North Star', 'The House of Malik', 'Nicki: A Hip Hop Love Story', and 'Golden Empire'.

Voice Acting

Powell has earned an estimated wealth of $60,000 from his voice acting career. He has given his voice to Coach Durham in 'Unsupervised' (TV Series), 'Black Dynamite' (TV Series) as Daddy Dynamite / Crenshaw the Slime / Black Dynamite's Daddy, 'The Boondocks' (TV Series) as 1st Prisoner, 'Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas', and 'Dogstar: High School 2'.

Visit at Super Black Stars for the latest Celebrity information.