Val Kilmer, 62, is an American actor who made a name for himself in Hollywood in the late 1980s.
Now, Kilmer is revisiting a character that helped catapult him to fame: Iceman from “Top Gun.” With the sequel, “Top Gun: Maverick,” launching on May 27
The original “Top Gun” earned $345 million globally; it remains to be seen how the sequel will fare.
Kilmer has starred in over 100 films and TV shows since his debut in 1983.
Some of his most famous projects include: “Willow,” “The Doors,” “True Romance,” “Tombstone,” “Heat,” “The Island of Doctor Moreau,” “At First Sight,” “The Saint,” “Batman Forever,” “Alexander” and “Kiss Kiss Bang Bang.”
He spent the ’90s as one of the world’s highest paid actors and now has an estimated net worth of $25 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
Kilmer had many high profile relationships, but he has only been married once — to actress Joanne Whalley, his co-star in “Willow.” They divorced in 1996, but share two children together.
He owns most of his property in New Mexico. He previously owned a ranch in New Mexico, but sold most of its 6,000 acres for $18.5 million in 2011.