Ron Howard Net Worth: Is He 68 Years Old?

After gaining his initial notoriety as a young actor on the television show "The Andy Griffith Show," he went on to have a very successful career as an actor

On March 1st, 1954, Ronald William Howard was brought into the world in Duncan, Oklahoma.

In 1958, the family uprooted their lives and went to Hollywood, California, where they remained for at least three years until relocating to Burbank.

After completing his high school education at John Burroughs, he went on to study filmmaking at the School of Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California

Howard's first job in show business was when he was just five years old. In 1959, he made his cinematic debut

In 1973, he appeared in "American Graffiti," a coming-of-age picture directed by George Lucas. He then became known for his role as Richie Cunningham

Howard's first film as director was the low-budget comic action picture "Grand Theft Auto," released in 1977. Later, he directed a number of TV movies until breaking through with the blockbuster