Bo Derek is a famous American model, actress and film producer as well. She is best known for her stunning appearance in the box-office hit film 10 (1979). She has been considered as one of the best actresses of 1980s. Her birth name is Mary Cathleen Collins. She made several documentary film appearances in her lifetime. It has been considered that she is the mixture of natural beauty, passion, confidence and untamed spirit. Let’s find out more about how much is the net worth of Bo Derek in 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
Mary Cathleen Collins was born on 20th November 1956 in Long Beach, California, U.S. to Paul Collins and Norma. Derek’s father was a Hobie Cat executive and marketing & public relation director. He served as a radio operator during the Korean War. Her mother worked as Ann-Margret’s hairdresser and makeup artist. Bo lived with her parents happily in her childhood. Later her parents got separation and Norma tied her knot to Bobby Bass, an American stunt performer. Bo Derek attended Narbonne High School in her early childhood. After that, she joined George S. Patton Continuation School in Harbor City, California, USA.
Bo Derek is fond of horses from her early childhood. She is the owner of Andalusian horses. Apart from this Bo has been worked as a delegate for the campaign of some Animal Welfare Institutes. Apart from this, she is an honorary chairperson for Veterans Affairs’ National Rehabilitation Special Events. Bo had a marital relationship with John Derek, an American actor, director, and photographer. The couple married in 1976. They were together until John’s death in 1998 due to a heart attack. In 2002 Bo got involved with John Joseph Corbett. He is a famous American actor cum country music singer. They have been together since 2002. They lived in California happily.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Bo Derek started her professional work as a model. She stepped into this glamour world at the age of 15 only. Her debut film is 10, which became popular among her followers. After the success of her debut film, she became the fashion craze of the film industry. She keeps on working in several television and films. Bo Derek Derek worked for California Horse Racing Board. In 2002 Bo Derek published her autobiography named Riding Lessons: Everything That Matters in Life I Learned from Horses. In 1980 she got Golden Globe Award nomination for 10. In 1982, 1985 and 1991 she received three Golden Raspberry Awards for Worst Actress for Tarzan, the Ape Man, Bolero, and Ghosts Can’t-Do It.
Net Worth & Earnings:
Bo Derek is a famous movie actress who has an estimated net worth of $65 million. Estimation of her net worth comes from her acting career. Apart from this, she has earned lots of money from her sponsorship and endorsement deals. Bo Derek is the International Ambassador of the Lusitano Horse.
Bo Derek is a famous Animal Rights activist who has become famous for her philanthropic works. Bo has English, German, Dutch, Irish and Welsh descent. She has a strong bond with her sister Kerry Perez, who has been worked as her assistant for a long time. In her life, Bo met several renowned personalities including Diandra Douglas and Ursula Andress.