Rooster McConaughery is an American Businessman and famous Television superstar. He rose to fame after starring in CNBC reality TV show “West Texas Investors Club”.
Here are some interesting facts about Rooster McConaughey.
1. Rooster McConaughey net worth is estimated to be $55 million.
As of 2018, Rooster McConaughey net worth is estimated to be massive $55 million. The Businessman and Television star was named as one of the highest paid actors in Forbes 2015 list. According, to Forbes he earned $26 million in 2015 only.
He earned most of his fortune through business ties. He earns million of dollars by selling oil pipes and inventories for oil fields. Appearance in “West Texas Investors Club” has also contributed some part of his wealth.
2. He is the brother of famous actor Matthew McConaughey.
Rooster McConaughey was born on August 2, 1954 in Houston, Texas to Mary Kathleen and James Donald “Jim” McConaughey. His mother Mary is a former kindergarten teacher and a published author while his father Jim is a businessman which ran oil pipe supply business.
He has two brothers Patrick James McConaughey and Matthew McConaughey. Patric was adopted while Matthew is his own younger brother. Matthew is a famous actor who won an Academy Award for movie Dallas Buyers Club.
3. He made millions of money on his own.
Rooster is a self-made millionaire. He earned millions of money by buying and selling oil pipes inventories for oil fields. He is also actively involved in other activities like Investments in Technology, ranching, real estate and gambling.
As we all know he is a pipe supplier and the owner of LP Ranch. Rooster and his business partner Wayne “Butch” Gilliam appears in the CNBC show “West Texas Investors Club”, a show which is dubbed as the mix of Shark Tank and Survivor.
Apart from that, he is also seen acting in movies and TV shows like The Newton Boys and Black Gold. Matthew McConaughey has also starred in movie “The Newton Boys”.
4. He is also active on Philanthropic activities
Rooster along with his brother Matthew McConaughey founded an organization called MJ &M. The organization provides necessary accessories to children related to schooling and also they also provide help to communities to improve their budget for social purposes.
5. Rooster is married twice
Rooster McConaughey firs married Marsha Smyth in 1974. However, they got separated three years later. Together they have a son named Madison Beaumont McConaughey.
Rooster then married Erica McConaughey as his second wife in 1984. Together they have two children named Margarita Olympia McConaughey and Miller Lyte McConaughey.