Golden Globe winning actress Jennifer Garner is best known for her acting skills. She did a huge amount of work both in films and TV. Her present net worth is around $40 million.
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Biography & Wiki
Garner was born in Houston, located in Texas on 17th April 1972. Her parents were very qualified as one is an English professor and other is a chemical engineer. She grew up in Charleston, West Virginia. She had two sisters.
Garner went to Denison University in Ohio to complete her graduation in 1996 with a degree in theater. She started performing on stages but later went to Los Angeles to work in TV.
Garner’s first noticeable performance was her role in ‘Felicity’ in 2000 and that earned her a lead role in a drama series ‘Alias’.She got big success and became a star overnight. She was casted in several movies at that time like Steven Spielberg’s ‘Catch me if you can’, ‘Daredevil’ and ‘13 Going on 30’. In the January of 2005, she was casted in ‘Elektra’, the spin-off of Daredevil.
In 2007 Garner did her most critically acclaimed film ‘The Kingdom’ about the oil industries in Saudi Arabia. In 2009 Garner was seen in a comedy movie ‘The Ghosts of Girlfriends Past’ and in 2011 she did a reboot of ‘Arthur’. In the Oscar-nominated biopic of 2013, ‘Dallas Buyers Club’, she did the role of Dr. Eve Saks. She did roles in children movie too like the movie ‘Draft Day, Men, Women & Children’, was an adaption of a children book named ‘Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day’.
In 2015, she was seen in the movie ‘Danny Collins’. She was in a comedy drama ‘Miracles from Heaven’ in 2016 and also starred in ‘Nine Lives’ in the same year
Awards & Achievements
Her first award was in the year 2002 when she won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – TelevisionSeries Drama. The very next year she won Best Breakthrough female performance at MTV Movie Awards for the movie Daredevil. She got Saturn Award for Best Actress in Telivision in the same year.
In 2004, she won 2 awards, Female Star of Tomorrow Award in ShoWest Awards and Choice TV Actress: Action award in Teen Choice Awards. In the year 2005 she won Favorite Hair award from People’s Choice Awards and Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama series from Screen Actors Guild. The year 2006 again saw her win 2 awards. She won Favorite People Action Star and Favorite Female TV Performer from People’s Choice Awards.
Net Worth of Jennifer Garner
Due to her amazing works in cinema, Garner is very rich. Her estimated net worth is around $40 million. Her salary from The Kingdom is $7,000,000. The Pacific Palisades mansion which she owns with her previous husband Ben Affleck values $17,550,000.
Her first husband was Scott Foley whom she divorced on 2004. She married her co-star from daredevil Ben Affleck in the year 2005. In 2017 they are divorced too. Garner became the ambassador for Save the Children in the year 2009.