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Guy Ritchie’s Net Worth – $150 Million

Guy Ritchie has a net worth of $150 million and is a British screenwriter and filmmaker. He is most known for directing a number of British gangster pictures, but he also became well-known for his work on the Sherlock Holmes film series. Ritchie has also had success as an entrepreneur in addition to his cinematic career.

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Infancy

Guy Stuart Ritchie was born in Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England, on September 10th, 1968. Guy Ritchie shares shared ancestors with Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, who he grew up with alongside an older sister. McLaughlin is his grandmother’s surname, and the family has had strong links to the monarchy since King Edward I’s reign. His parents both remarried later in life.

Guy had dyslexia as a child, which caused him to have a variety of problems in school. He was dismissed from high school for drug possession and usage, however, Ritchie’s father maintains he was expelled for missing classes and bringing ladies into his dorm room (he attended a boarding school).

Ritchie devoted himself entirely to a film career after being expelled, working in entry-level positions in the British film business. After that, he directed advertisements for television before making his debut short film in 1995. Trudie Styler invested in Ritchie’s next movie, “Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels,” after seeing the 20-minute film named “The Hard Case.” Ritchie met with Peter Morton, the co-founder of the Hard Rock Cafe brand, prior to the premiere of this picture. His writing for “Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels” piqued his curiosity as well.

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He ultimately launched his first picture in 1998 after spending around 15 months securing money for his idea. Not only did the picture receive critical and financial acclaim, but it also helped start the careers of numerous British actors, notably former footballer Vinnie Jones (and to some extent Jason Statham). In 2000, Ritchie released “Snatch,” a film starring Benicio del Toro, Dennis Farina, and Brad Pitt, and starring some of Hollywood’s top names. With over $83 million in box office receipts, the picture was far more successful than Guy’s debut. Most critics, on the other hand, believed that his first picture was the better of the two.

In 2002, Ritchie attempted to begin his then-wife Madonna’s cinematic career with the film “Swept Away,” but it was a disaster. The movie bombed at the box office, and critics panned it from every angle. Guy’s third picture was rewarded with multiple Raspberry Awards as a consequence. His career was severely harmed as a result of this, and he spent the next two years plotting his next course of action. However, with 2005’s “Revolver,” a critical and financial flop, he didn’t do any better.

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When Guy Ritchie directed “Sherlock Holmes,” things turned around for him in a huge manner. The picture, which starred Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law, was released in 2009 and included a star-studded ensemble. The film was well-received by reviewers and grossed over $520 million at the box office. Guy followed up with “Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows” in 2011, which earned over $545 million at the box office.

Ritchie directed the 2015 film “The Man From U.N.C.L.E.” after spending a long time producing commercials for companies such as H&M and Haig. In the same manner, as his Sherlock Holmes flicks failed to delight reviewers, this picture failed to do so. He later directed “King Arthur: Legend of the Sword,” a complete flop for Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow Pictures, which lost millions of dollars.

Guy resurfaced when he helmed Disney’s live-action “Aladdin” in 2019, which made over $1 billion worldwide. “Aladdin” failed to impress reviewers despite its monetary success. After that, he went back to his origins, directing “The Gentlemen,” a crime picture. Ritchie is working on a new picture called “Cash Truck,” which will be released in 2020.

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Relationships

Guy Ritchie married Madonna in 2000, and the couple had a kid. They welcomed their second child into the family in 2006. In 2008, they separated.

Jacqui Ainsley, a model, began dating in 2015. They have three children as a result of their union.

Divorce

Guy Ritchie is alleged to have gotten over 50 million pounds as part of the divorce procedures after his divorce from Madonna. Ritchie received a 1,200-acre estate in Wiltshire and the Punchbowl tavern in Mayfair as part of the 2008 settlement (which he purchased prior to his marriage with the pop star). Celebrities including Leonardo DiCaprio, Kevin Spacey, and David Beckham frequented the bar, but it was eventually sold by Ritchie. Following the breakup of their eight-year romance, Madonna and Ritchie decided to split custody of their children.

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Additional Projects

Guy Ritchie has started several businesses over his life, notably Gritchie Brewing Company. He also owns a few bars in England, so putting his own specialty beers into consumers’ hands isn’t a problem.