Charismatic American actress Lana Parrilla is best known for her roles as Angie Ordonez in sitcom Spin City and as Regina Mills/The Evil Queen in fantasy TV series Once Upon a Time. Parrilla’s net worth is approximately 3 million dollars as of 2021. She has worked really hard to amassed such a fortune and deserves it.
How Did Lana Parrilla Get So Rich?
Lana was born on July 15th, 1977, in Brooklyn, New York. Her father Sam Parrilla, a former professional baseball player, was murdered when she was only 16. She moved to Los Angeles after high school and studied acting in Beverly Hills Playhouse and voice for 10 years. Then she started her career as a cast in smaller parts. Lana made her television debut on the sitcom Grown Ups in 1999.
You could see her on many TV shows, such as NYPD Blue, Boomtown, 24, Windfall, Miami Medical, Swingtown, and others. Her most successful role is Mayor Regina Mills and The Evil Queen on the TV series Once Upon a Time. The pilot aired in October 2011, created by Edward Kitsis and Adam Horowitz, watched by almost 13 million viewers.
She was nominated for several awards, mostly for her work on Once Upon a Time, and won four of them, including TV Guide Award for Favorite Villain. In 2014, Lana married her boyfriend Fred Di Blasio over a year after their engagement, shortly before she started filming the 4th season of Once Upon a Time. We wish this couple a lot of happiness!