Willy Russell net worth: Willy Russell is an English author, playwright, screenwriter, composer, and lyricist who has a net worth of $10 million. Willy Russell was born in Whiston, Liverpool, England in August 1947. His best known works include the musical John, Paul, George, Ringo… and Bert, the made for television film, play, and musical Our Day Out, the play One For the Road, the play Stags and Hens that was filmed in 1990 as Dancin’ thru the Dark, the play and film Educating Rita, the musical Blood Brothers, and the play and film Shirley Valentine.
Russell has won three Laurence Olivier Awards and an Evening Standard British Film Award. He has also been nominated for an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, two BAFTA Awards, and two Tony Awards.