About Haley Joel Osment
Haley Joel Osment has established his name as one of the most popular child actors. As such, he can be well remembered from films, such as “Forrest Gump” and “The Sixth Sense”. It has been reported that the current sum of Haley Joel Osment net worth reaches 12 million dollars. Before he became a well known actor, Haley Joel Osment first appeared in a couple of TV shows and series, where he mainly got small roles.
It was in “Forrest Gump”, when he began getting more and more attention. In this film, he played a part of a son of Forrest Gump. However, he became a huge child star when he got a leading part in a film called “The Sixth Sense”, in which he portrayed a role of a boy who had the ability to see dead people and found it hard to live with it. The movie also increased Haley Joel Osment net worth by a mile. Because of his role in this film, Haley Joel Osment was also nominated to receive an Academy Award in the category of the Best Supporting Actor.
Other movies in which he appeared after “The Sixth Sense” were “Pay It Forward” and “A. I. Artificial Intelligence”.
In 2008, Haley Joel Osment also debuted as a star on Broadway stage. He appeared in a play called “American Buffalo”. Moreover, Haley Joel Osment is also known as a voice actor. He provided voice work for the video games called “Kingdom Hearts”. These involvements also have added up to the overall amount of Haley Joel Osment net worth.
Haley Joel Osment was born in 1988 in California. His mother was working as a teacher, whereas his father was also involved into acting industry. His sister Emily Osment is also known as an actress. Haley Joel Osment’s father stated that when he was a baby and was learning how to speak, he did not use baby talk deliberately and from the beginning talked with his son in a normal language.
In addition to being an actor when a child he was also active in sports and played football, basketball, golf and wrestling. However, acting career became the one, which has added most of financial success to the overall estimate of Haley Joel Osment net worth. Thus, he established his name as one of the most successful child actors with appearances in a couple of previously mentioned Hollywood films.