Val Kilmer Age, Net Worth, Wife, Family, Height and Biography

Val Kilmer Net Worth

$10 Million

Val Kilmer aka Val Edward Kilmer is an American actor and model. As of 2024, Val Kilmer’s net worth is $10 million. Kilmer was actually a stage actor who finally got renowned and earned fame with his appearance in comedy films. Some of his films are Top Secret! And Real Genius. He was also seen in a military action film titled Top Gun. Willow was his first fantasy film.

Kilmer is mostly known for starring in the characters of real-life figures in movies and the most notable ones are The Doors, where he was seen as Jim Morrison. In True Romance, he was seen as an apparition of Elvis Presley, in Tombstone, he appeared as Doc Holliday, in The Ghost and the Darkness, Kilmer was seen playing the character of John H. Patterson.

Furthermore, he was also seen as John Holmes in Wonderland and Philip II of Macedon in Alexander. Some of his famous portrayals are seen in Batman Forever as Bruce Wayne/Batman, in The Saint as Simon Templar and The Prince of Egypt in Moses.

He was also nominated for Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor his impressive performances owing to Heat as Chris, in the year 1995 and in Kiss Kiss Bang Bang as “Gay Perry”, in the year 2005.

Kilmer is not just an actor, but he also wrote a book titled I’m Your Huckleberry: A Memoir. And, he is also a supporter of Native American affairs. Other than this, Kilmer is an advocate of environmental protection.

Val Kilmer Wiki/Biography

Born on 31 December 1959, Val Kilmer’s age is 64 Years Old as of 2024. He was born and raised in Los Angeles, California, United States. He is an American by nationality and followed Christian Science as a religion.

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Val Kilmer Childhood Pic

Kilmer went to Berkeley Hall School and later joined Chatsworth High School, after attending the Christian School until the 9th grade. Kilmer went to attend high school along with Kevin Spacey.

He went to Hollywood Professional School. He was the youngest person of his time to get accepted into the Juilliard School’s Drama Division. Here he was a member of Group 10. He was awarded a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree.

Name Val Kilmer
Full Name Val Edward Kilmer
Net Worth $10 Million
Date of Birth 31 December 1959
Age 64 Years Old
Birth Place Los Angeles, California, United States
Currently Live In Los Angeles
Profession Actor and Model
Debut Film: Top Secret!(1984)
TV Series: The Murders in the Rue Morgue (1986)
Music Video: To Be the Best (2012)
Years Active 1981 – Present
Famous Role Jim Morrison in Film The Doors (1991)
Nationality American
Religion Christian Science
Ethnicity Cherokee, English, French Huguenot, German, Native American and Scotch-Irish Descent
Hometown Los Angeles, California
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
School/High School Berkeley Hall School, Los Angeles, California
Chatsworth High School, Los Angeles, California
Christian School, California
College/University Juilliard School, United States
Education Qualification Bachelor’s of Fine Arts degree

Family, Wife & Relationship

Val Kilmer’s parents are Eugene Dorris Kilmer and Gladys Swanette. Val Kilmer’s father’s name is Eugene Dorris Kilmer who is a aerospace equipment distributor and real estate developer by profession and his mother’s name is Gladys Swanette who is a housewife by profession.

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Val Kilmer with his Mother

In the year 1968, when Val Kilmer was just 8 years old, his parents got divorced. His grandfather lived near the border with Arizona, he was a gold miner in New Mexico. Kilmer had 2 brothers and no sisters. Kilmer had a younger brother named Wesley, who was diagnosed with epilepsy. At the age of 15, Wesley died after getting drowned in a jacuzzi.

He has two sibling. His brother’s name is Mark Kilmer and Wesley Kilmer.

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Val Kilmer with his Brothers

As of 2023, Val Kilmer’s marital status is divorced. In the year 1998, in March, Kilmer was married to Joanne Whalley who is a actress by profession. They met while working together on the film titled Willow. But, they separated in February 1996.

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Val Kilmer with his Ex Wife

They have two children, one daughter named Mercedes Kilmer, who was born in 1991. And, a son named Jack Kilmer, who was born in 1995.

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Val Kilmer with his daughter (Mercedes)
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Val Kilmer’s Son
Father Name Eugene Dorris Kilmer
Mother Name Gladys Swanette
Brother Name Mark Kilmer
Wesley Kilmer
Sister Name
Girlfriend Joanne Whalley (Ex)
Marital Status Divorced
Wife Name Joanne Whalley (Ex)
Children Mercedes Kilmer (Daughter)
Jack Kilmer (Son)

Physical Appearance

Val Kilmer has a tall physique and is 6 feet in height. He is approximately 93kg in weight. Kilmer also has a deep resonant voice.

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He has a long, slicked-back haircut and light-brown hair. He has also dyed his hair ‘Blonde’. And, when it is not dyed, his hair appears to be ‘Salt and Pepper’. Kilmer has deep blue eyes.

Height (approx) in centimeters: 182 cm
in meters: 1.82 m
in feet inches: 6’ 0”
Weight (approx) in kilograms: 93 kg
in pounds: 205 lbs
Eye Colour Blue
Hair Colour Light Brown


In the year 1981, Kilmer, while studying at Juilliard, got the opportunity to co-author and starred in a play titled How It All Began. It was performed during the New York Shakespeare Festival, at the Public Theater.

In the year 1983, Kilmer was seen on Broadway in The Slab Boys, along with Kevin Bacon, Sean Penn, and Jackie Earle Haley. This year he was seen in the role of an off-stage actor in One Too Many, an episode of ABC Afterschool Special. It was about an educational drama on drinking and driving. Michelle Pfeiffer was also seen along with Kilmer.

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This year, Kilmer also published My Edens After Burns, a collection of poetry written by him. The poems were inspired by Pfeiffer. This is indeed expensive and difficult to obtain. The second-hand copies are sold at $300.

Kilmer received his big break after receiving top billing in the comedy spoof of spy movies titled Top Secret!.

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Here he was seen as an American rock and roll star. Kilmer released an album after he sang all the songs in the film. It was associated with the film character’s name, “Nick Rivers”.

In the year 1985, he got the lead character in the comedy Real Genius and before this, he backpacked through Europe, during the brief gap he took.

He was cast as “Iceman”, a naval aviator in the action film Top Gun. His co-star was Tom Cruise. This film made Kilmer a star after it grossed a total of $344,700,000 worldwide.

Contact Details

Email ID [email protected]
Residence Address Los Angeles, California, United States
Instagram @valkilmerofficial
Facebook Val Kilmer
Twitter @valkilmer

Val Kilmer Net Worth Summary

As of 2024, the net worth of Val Kilmer is $10 million. The source of his wealth is his profession as an actor (appearance in several movies and television series), singer (his singles and music albums), musician, director, producer, and artist.

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Val Kilmer Net Worth Growth

Net Worth in 2024 $10 Million
Net Worth in 2023 $7 Million
Net Worth in 2022 $6 Million
Net Worth in 2021 $3 Million
Net Worth in 2020 $1 Million
Net Worth in 2019 $0.4 Million

Val Kilmer Net Worth Growth

Net Worth in 2023 $10 Million
Net Worth in 2022 $8.5 Million
Net Worth in 2021 $6 Million
Net Worth in 2020 $5 Million
Net Worth in 2019 $3.5 Million
Net Worth in 2018 $2 Million

Facts and Information

In the year 2020 Kilmer’s book was published, titled I’m Your Huckleberry: A Memoir.

And, in the year 2021, the documentary Val was released titled Val. Here are never-before-seen archive footage materials which cover Kilmer’s life. And interestingly the footage was shot by Kilmer himself.

In the year 2005, Kilmer conducted several trips to help victims of Hurricane Katrina disaster with relief funds in New Orleans.

In the year 2010, Kilmer considered running for Governor of New Mexico but later decided against it.

In the year 2013, in the month of May, Kilmer persuaded Congress in the support of the Equitable Access to Care and Health Act, or EACH Act (H.R. 1814). It was a bill of Obamacare “to provide an additional religious exemption from the individual health coverage mandate” of Obamacare.

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