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Guy Laliberte Net Worth

Guy Laliberte Net Worth is
$2 Billion,

Guy Laliberte Bio/Wiki 2017

A recognized Canadian poker, space tourist and entrepreneur, Guy Laliberte is the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of earth-renowned Cirque du Soleil. As of March 2013, Guy Laliberte’s net worth is estimated to be around $1.8 billion, according to Forbes. In March 2012, he was named by Forbes as the 11th richest Canadian with his $2.6 billion net worth.

Guy Laliberte Net Worth $1.8 Billion

In 2004, he was listed as one of100 most powerful people on earth by Time Magazine. On the exact same year, he was likewise granted the greatest distinction in Canada, the Order of Canada. It was in 1997 when he received the highest distinction given by the Quebec government, the National Order of Quebec.In 2007, he became a receiver of Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award for international, Canada and Quebec degrees. Yet, recent reports say that Circque du Soleil’s revenue dropped by around 10% in 2012 when it just earned $900 million. With this economic condition, the firm plans to streamline its operation by laying off 400 employees from its current 5000 workers.



Quick Facts

Full NameGuy Laliberté
Date Of BirthSeptember 2, 1959
ProfessionEntrepreneur
NationalityCanadian
SpouseRizia Moreira, Claudia Barilla
ParentsGaston Laliberté, Blandine Laliberté
TV ShowsHigh Stakes Poker


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Live Theatre at 6800 Hollywood, California on November 22, 2010.
2Took a three-month training course in Russia that included classes in astronautics and space navigation for his space flight on the Russian "Soyuz" spaceship in 2009.
3Conducted private research while orbiting Earth for twelve days as a guest member of the Russian "Soyuz" space crew. [September 2009]
4Paid 35 million dollars for orbiting Earth for twelve days on the Russian "Soyuz" spaceship as a private participant and researcher. [September 2009]
5Promoted his company, Cirque du Soleil, while orbiting Earth for twelve days as a guest member of the Russian "Soyuz" space flight, for which he paid 35 million dollars. [September 2009]
6Spent twelve days on the Russian "Soyuz" spaceship as a private participant and researcher. [September 2009]
7Played poker and carried some private research while orbiting Earth for twelve days as a guest member of the Russian "Soyuz" space crew, for which he paid 35 million dollars in three payments. [September 2009]
8In 2001, he received the Harbourfront honor for creative people.
9He was honored by Beverly Hills, California in 2003.
10He was named one of Time magazine's "World's Most Influential People" in 2004.
11By 2004, Laliberté was number 514 on the "Forbes Billionaires List" and number 75 on Canada's "List of Richest People".
12He was awarded the OC (Officer of the Order of Canada) by the Governor General of Canada on October 30, 2003 for his services to the performing arts.


Trademarks

#Trademark
1Co-founder of Cirque du Soleil


Quotes

#Quote
1Business is difficult. But it could be approached two ways: seriously, or with the same way you're doing your job, with entertainment aspect, with pleasure, with fun. And we decided to try to make it as fun that we do our creativity.
2We're not afraid of risking what was our success yesterday in order to explore some new field. We're adventurous. We like the challenge of unknown territory, unknown artistic field, and that's what stimulates us.
3I am blessed for what I have, but I believed in it from the beginning. Today, the dream is the same: I still want to travel, I still want to entertain, and I most certainly still want to have fun.


Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2010Star on the Walk of FameWalk of FameLive PerformanceOn 22 November 2010. At 6800 Hollywood Blvd.


Filmography

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cirque du Soleil: Delirium2008founder: Cirque du Soleil
Cirque du Soleil: Kooza2008Video founder: Cirque du Soleil
Cirque du Soleil: Corteo2006Video founder: Cirque du Soleil
Saltimbanco1997TV Movie documentary concept / founder: Cirque du Soliel

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Touch the Sky2012Documentary idea
Cirque du Soleil: Corteo2006Video script and quote selection
Cirque du Soleil: Midnight Sun2004TV Movie idea
La magie continue1986TV Movie creator

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cirque du Soleil: KÀ2007TV Movie supervising producer
Cirque du Soleil II: A New Experience1991TV Movie documentary producer
La magie continue1986TV Movie executive producer

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Knocked Up2007thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A Thrilling Ride Through Kooza2007Video documentaryHimself - Founder
Imagine2006TV Series documentaryHimself
KÀ Extreme: Cirque du Soleil2005Video documentaryHimself
60 Minutes Wednesday1999TV Series documentaryHimself
60 Minutes2005-2013TV Series documentaryHimself - Founder, Cirque du Soleil (segment "Michael Jackson") / Himself - Founder (segment "Cirque Du Soleil")
Touch the Sky2012DocumentaryHimself
Formula 1: BBC Sport2010TV SeriesHimself - Cirque du Soleil (segment: F1 Forum)
Poker After Dark2008TV SeriesHimself
All Together Now2008DocumentaryHimself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
60 Minutes2005-2013TV Series documentaryHimself - Founder, Cirque du Soleil (segment "Michael Jackson") / Himself - Founder, Cirque du Soleil (segment "Cirque du Soleil") / Himself - Founder (segment "Cirque Du Soleil")
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