|Net Worth:||$50 Million|
|Nick Name:||Kerry Washington|
|Real Name:||Kerry Marisa Washington|
|Born:||January 31, 1977|
|Country of Origin:||United States of America|
|Source of Wealth:||Professional Actress|
Kerry Washington Overviews
Kerry Washington is an American actress who is best known for her role as Olivia Pope in “Scandal,”; a tv series that aired from 2012 to 2018. For her role as Olivia Pope, she earned nominations for two Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress plus a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress. She was born in The Bronx, New York City. She is the daughter of Valerie; a professor and educational consultant, and Earl Washington; a real estate broker.
Kerry Washington made her first screen debut in 1994 in the ABC telefilm “Magical Make-Over”. Her next appearance was in 2000 in “Our Song, then followed by” saved the last dance” in 2001. She played Chris Rock’s love interest in the spy thriller “Bad company” in 2002 and 2003 she appeared in “Human stain”. In 2004, in Spike Lee’s “She Hate Me”, she played the female lead. In 2005, she held parts in Mr. & Mrs. Smith. “Little Man” and “The Last King of Scotland” (in 2006), and, “I Think I Love My Wife” (2007).
Kerry Washington has also made guest appearances on different tv shows such as “Boston Legal, 100 Centre Street, Law and Order, Psych, and NYPD Blue. Her recent project is the Hulu adaptation of “Celeste Ng’s Little Fires Everywhere” alongside Reese Witherspoon, where she starred as Mia and also as an executive producer.
Kerry Washington’s Net Worth
As of 2020, Washington’s net worth is 50 Million dollars. She was reported to earn $250,000 per episode of “Scandal”. Given the long sequence of 18 episodes in season 7, that amounts to approximately $4.5 million for the last season. Her 2020 recent project, “Celeste Ng’s Little Fires Everywhere,” was reported to earn 1.1 million per episode. Given the limited series’ run, she earned roughly $8.8 million for the entire season. With all her movie achievements, Kerry Washington also had endorsement earnings from contracts with companies like Neutrogena, Apple, and Movado. In 2013, she was ranked No. 20 on Forbes magazine’s annual list of the highest-paid actors on television.