Kerry Washington Net Worth $14 million
Kerry Washington salary $3,000,000
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Kerry Washington is an American actress and her current net worth is $14 million.
Born in the Bronx, New York City from a professor and a real estate broker, her mother and father respectively.
She went to Spence School in Manhattan until graduating from high school in 1994. Kerry performed with the TADA! Youth Theater teen group.
At 13, she attended Nelson Madela’s famous speech at Yankee Stadium, after his release from prison.
In 1998 she graduated with a double major in anthropology and sociology from George Washington University. In New York City she also studied at Michael Howard Studios.
How did Kerry Washington get famous?
As a requirement for a commercial she starred in, she got her Screen Actors Guild card. Later on, making her debut on screen in a TV movie, Magical Make-Over.
Following, she went on to appear in several movies like Save the Last Dance in 2001 and The Human Stain in 2003. In Bad Company, in 2002, she played Chris Rock’s love interest. The movie turned her career in the right direction, making money and getting recognition.
In 2004, she starred in Spike Lee’s She Hate Me, for which she received strong reviews.
Kerry had a recurring role in Boston Legal and also in 100 Centre Street.
She co-directed and appeared in Common’s music video for “I Want You”.
Alongside actresses like Scarlett Johansson and Eva Longoria, she became a spokesperson for L’Oréal, appearing in commercials and ads.
In 2010, she made her Broadway debut alongside James Spader in Race.
For her role in Quentin Tarantino’s film Django Unchained, she received widespread critical acclaim. The same year she got invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
How does Kerry Washington make money?
She ranked number two in People’s magazine’s 100 Most Beautiful People list and got named Woman of the Year by Glamour magazine. Forbes ranked her number 20 on their annual higest paid actors on TV.
Due to the role of Olivia Pope in Shonda Rimes’ Scandal brought Kerry showed the world her acting chops. She received numerous awards and nominations, including Emmy and Golden Globe nominations.
In addition, for her role in Confirmation, she received even more Emmy and Golden Globe nominations.
She lent her voice to an animated character in the Disney-Pixar movie, Cars 3.