Chandra Wilson is an American actress, director and a singer who gained much popularity through being featured in an ABC television drama known as Grey’s Anatomy from the year 2005 in which she played the role of Dr Miranda Bailey. Following her performance, she was awarded several awards. She then commenced being featured in the New York Stage in the year 1991 and later got guest roles in the prime-time television shows. She also drew the attention of most fans through being featured in a film known as Philadelphia in the year 1993. Here is a quick summary of the net worth of Chandra Wilson in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Chandra Wilson was born on 27th August in the year 1969 in Houston, Texas in the United States. She has an American nationality coupled with an African-American ethnicity. She was born to her mother known as Wilma Bradshaw Allen who was a postal worker who contributed highly to her interest in acting. This is so as her mother wanted Chandra to be an active daughter.
Following this, she commenced performing in musical at a very young age of five years in the Houston’s Theatre Under the Stars Company. She then went to Houston’s High School of Performing and Visual Arts and later joined the New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts in which she graduated on professional theatre credits. After her schooling, she then got into the business career.
Chandra Wilson has not been married to date, and she described herself that she was in a relationship but not married in which she had been in a relationship with her boyfriend for 9 years when she communicated in 2007. They together had three children known as Sarina, Joylin and Michael though she said she did not intend to make him her husband.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Chandra Wilson’s first appearance on television which had gained popularity was in the year 2001 when she was featured in a short-lived series known as Bob Patterson. In addition to this, she had also been featured in other films which include Law & Order SVU, The Sopranos in which she played a small role of Lone Star in 1996, and Sex and the City. She played the role of Bonnie Willis in the theatre film known as The Good Times Are Killing Me which won her some awards.
In addition to her acting career, she has also been successful in the music career through her several productions. She was featured as Miranda Bailey, and she has been nominated for several awards among which she has won several awards such as Actor Guild Award, SAG Award, Emmy Awards and the NAACP Image Awards.
Net Worth & Earnings
Chandra Wilson has an estimated net worth of $13 million. This comes from the fortunes she has made in her professional acting career in which she has been featured in several films through which her performance has won several awards contributing to her net worth as well as the earnings from the episodes.
Chandra Wilson’s mother always loved to see her daughter always active, and as a result, she invested in her. This resulted in Chandra Wilson getting much interest in acting through which she has had much success since she commenced her acting career.