Marlee Matlin has a whopping amount net worth which is around $11 million. She has accumulated her wealth through her successful career in Hollywood. She has been working as an actress for 35 years.
Furthermore, the actress is also an author and deaf activist. For outstanding work as an actress, she has received awards like "Academy Award", "Golden Globe Award" and became two times nominee for "Emmy Award".
Let's read the below passages to know how she became a millionaire actress.
Earning Through Movies and Series
Marlee Matlin has managed to amass an impressive income from appearing in movies and series. Her debut on the big screen from the film "Children of a Lesser God" in the role of Sarah. She earned $50,000 for her work in the film.
Then played in movies and its box office collections: "Children of a Lesser God" ($37 million ), "Hear No Evil" ($10 million), "What the Bleep Do You Know!" ($16 million), "Bridge to Silence" ($5 million), "The Man in the Golden Mask" ($8 million), "The Player" ($2.3 million), and so on.
Likewise, the actress has starred in numerous series whereas she takes around $35,000 per episode. She has appeared in "Family Guy", "The Division", "Gideon's Crossing", "The Practice", "ER", "Chicken Soup for the Soul", "Spin City", "Picket Fences", and many more. Her upcoming projects are "Run" as Holly, "Silent Knights", and "Silent Voice" as Dr. Beth Palmer.
How Many Books Are There Written By Marlee Matlin?
Aside from appearing in front of the camera, she is also a renowned author who has published four books. Her first book is "Deaf Child Crossing" which is based on her own childhood and was published in 2002. Similarly, Matlin's other books are "Nobody's Perfect" in 2006, "Leading Ladies" in 2007, and "I'll Scream Later" in 2009.
The cost price for books for kindle is $7.99, $6,99, $7.99, and $12.99 respectively. As an author also, she received a considerable income.
Matlin is engaged in numerous charitable organizations. She is a supporter of "Red Cross", "Easter Seals", "Red Cross", "VSA arts", "Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation", "The Children Affected by AIDS Foundation", and so on.
Matlin won the show "The Celebrity Apprentice" with a price of $986,000 which she donated to "The Starkey Hearing Foundation". The show host, Donald Trump gave an extra $14,000 to contribute an even million.
Has To Sale House
In 2011, "Switched at Brith" actress Marlee Matlin has to sell her house after being hit with the tax bill. She bought the house in 1999 located in Pasadena, California for $437,000 which later sold for $899,000. It covers 2,600 square feet (243 square meters) that consist of 5 bedrooms and 5.5 bathrooms.