How much is Elizabeth Olsen worth?
|Net Worth:||$12 Million
|Date of Birth:||February 16, 1989|
|Country:||United States of America|
Who Is Elizabeth Olsen
Born February 16th, 1989, Elizabeth Olsen is an American actress and younger sister of twins and former teen TV and film stars, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen. The actress was born in Sherman Oaks California to parents, Jarnette and David Olsen, and has an older brother Trent, as well as two half-siblings.
She has appeared in almost twenty films in her career to date, including three Avengers movies, Godzilla and Silent House. On top of this, she has starred in several TV shows, which include American sitcom Full House and Sorry for Your Loss, an American web television series, where she was also the executive producer.
Winner of several film awards including, Hollywood Rising StarAward for her role in, I Saw the Light and nominated for many more. The thirty-one-year-old actress is set to star in the new Marvel movie, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, playing the role of Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch, which is due to be released in 2022.
American actress Elizabeth Olsen has a net worth of $12 million dollars, as of 2020.
How Did Elizabeth Olsen Get So Rich?
She may be overshadowed financially by her sisters, who are worth more than $500 million between them, but Olsens $9 million estimated worth is only going to grow with her continued success. Her breakthrough movie, Martha Marcy May Marlene, had a budget of only $600,000 yet managed a handsome profit grossing $5.4 million. How much the actress got paid is unknown, but it certainly wasn’t as much as the $5 million reportedly earned from her role as Scarlett Witch, in the Avengers movie, Infinity war. With the success of that movie, it grossed over $2 billion; you can bet her next portrayal of Scarlett Witch was an even more significant personal financial success, and considering it grossed over $2.7 billion, it would be a very safe bet.
Why Is She So Famous?
She began acting the age of four, co-starring in her sisters, Mary-Kate and Ashley’s productions, and is most notably known for her roles in the Avenger movies. Her big break came in 2011. in the film, Martha Marcy May Marlene, where she played Martha, a character returning home after fleeing her life in a cult, Olsen, along with the movie, received critical acclaim.
Although her next movie, Silent Hill, gained mixed reviews, Olsen’s performance was applauded by film critics. Two years on and three movies later saw the release of Kill Your Darlings, where Olsen played the character, Edie Parker, alongside Harry Potter star, Daniel Radcliffe. The American actress was nominated for the BAFTA Rising Star Award in 2013, for her part in the remake of the Korean film, Oldboy, The same year saw Olsen take the leading role in the erotic thriller, In Secret, before entering the world of movie monsters, playing Elle Brody in Godzilla.
From monster mayhem to marvelous Marvel in 2015, as Olsen took on her first Avengers movie, playing the character of Scarlett Witch in Avengers Age of Ultron, and Captain America Civil war, saw her return as Scarlett Witch, in 2016. Olsen notched up three more films in 2017, before getting back to comic book capers as Scarlett Witch again, in the next Avengers movie, Infinity Wars, The sequel, Avengers End Game was released in 2018.
What Makes Her So Successful?
She was a frequent visitor to the sets of her sister’s productions when she was younger, which certainly gave her the taste for acting, although she admittedly states, it wasn’t weird having famous sisters, “it was just normal.” Although her portrayal of Scarlett Witch in the Avenger movies is what she is best known for, let’s not forget she won immense praise for her role in her film, Marth Marcy May Marlene. The fact that she is now a regular Marvel girl shows not only versatility as an actress; it also shows the sheer hard work that has gone into making this younger Olsen sister a star in her own right.
They may be sitting on a half a billion-dollar fortune, but it’s not the Olsen twins that are in the limelight these days. Younger sibling and American actress Elizabeth Olsen is now center stage. Acting from the age of four, this thirty-one-year-old has risen in the ranks gaining critical acclaim along the way. With a new Scarlett Witch role on the horizon, it’s safe to say, the future for Elizabeth Olsen is looking anything but the end game!