Have you ever seen one of your favorite actresses on TV or in a movie and found yourself wondering how much money they make? You may be surprised to know, but some of the more popular actresses we see have a lower net worth than those who appear less frequently in movies and TV shows.
This is because while some actresses have stuck to just acting, others have used their talents singing, dancing, and business ventures too. Here is a list of our favorite actresses and how much their net worth is.
Angelina Jolie – $120 Million
Angelina Jolie is a household name when it comes to movie stars. She has been in the entertainment business since she was very young and has some big hit movies under her belt, such as Girl Interrupted (1999), Mr. and Mrs. Smith (2005), and Maleficent (2014). Jolie has won several awards, including the Academy Award in 2000. She is also well known for humanitarian and refugee work in several countries, including Sudan and Cambodia.
Courtney Cox’s Net Worth – $150 Million
Courtney Cox is one of the most recognizable actresses today. She debuted in the Bruce Springsteen music video for “Dancing in the Dark “(1984), but most people know her role as Monica Geller in the American sitcom Friends. By the time the show ended in 2004, Cox was earning approximately $1 million per episode! The Friends cast was one of the highest-paid TV casts ever.
Jennifer Lawrence – $160 Million
Jennifer Lawrence is everybody’s favorite, loveable, and funny actress. She gained fame as Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games (2012-2015) series. She was the highest-paid actress in the world between 2015 and 2016 at the height of her career. Lawrence has also starred in the X-Men film series with her recurring role as the fan favorite Mystique.
Scarlett Johansson’s Net Worth – $165 Million
Scarlett Johansson has been acting since she was a child and has had some huge successes in the past few years. She starred in the movie Marriage Story (2019), which grossed approximately $2.3 million worldwide and was a huge success. Scarlett has also done very well for herself in her recurring role in the Marvel films. She returned as Natasha Romanoff in Black Widow (2021) and earned an incredible $15 million for the role!
Reese Witherspoon – $400 Million
Reese Witherspoon has been acting since she was a teenager and has stolen our hearts in movies like Legally Blonde (2001) and Sweet Home Alabama (2002). More recently, she has switched to TV shows and is greatly successful in her roles in Big Little Lies (2017), The Morning Show (2019), and Little Fires Everywhere (2020). Besides her acting, she has opened her own production company, Pacific Standard, and runs a book club. She was on the Forbes list for America’s Self-Made Women in 2020.