Chloe Sevigny is a popular American actress. She made an impact in her debut movie Kids in 1995. But her recognition came through her role in Boys Don’t Cry. Some of her best roles were in the movie America Psycho, Party Monster, and Dogville. Chloe slowly made a transition from movies to TV series. Today, let’s learn more about the career, biography, and net worth of Chloe Sevigny in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Chloe Sevigny was born in November 1974 in Springfield, Massachusetts U.S. She is the daughter of Janine (née Malinowski) and H. David Sevigny. Her father was an accountant in profession and art teacher in his later life. She was raised in Connecticut. She was interested in acting since her childhood and used to attend the theatre club in her childhood days. She attended Darien High School and there she was a member of Alternative Learning Program.
Chole Sevigny lost her father when she was 20 years old. She is a patient of scoliosis, and she has never gone through any surgical treatment for it. Chloe Sevigny had a relationship with Harmony Korine, but it was ended up in the 1990s. After that, she dated Jarvis Cocker who was a British musician. Then she was in a relationship with Matt McAuley who is a member of noise-rock band A.R.E. Weapons. But there eight years long relationship was ended in 2008.
Career, Awards, & Nomination
When Sevigny was 17 years old, she was noticed by the editor of Sassy and asked to be a model for her magazine. In 1995 she cast in a low budget movie Kids and her boyfriend Harmony Korine was the writer of the story. She got the nomination for Independent Spirit Award for the film. Apart from it she also acted in another independent movie like Trees Lounge.
In 1999 the movie Boys Don’t Cry released in which Sevigny acted. She earned Academy Award and Golden Globe Award for her skills. She also acted in a supporting role in American Psycho and a small role in A Map of the World in 1999. She appeared in the film If These Walls Could Talk two which won the Emmy award in 2000. Then she acted in Legally Blonde which was a comedy in 2001. In 2003 she went to New York to play a role in Party Monster. She played the lead female role in The Brown Bunny in 2003. Then she played a major role in the film Melinda and Melinda in the next year. She also appeared in Broken Flowers, Mrs. Harris, Lying and more.
In 2006 she started Big Love which ran five seasons on HBO. She acted in The Killing Room, My Son, My Son, and What Have Ye Done. In 2011 she moved to England for acting in Hit & Miss. She appeared in the Television show Portlandia in 2013. She starred in the horror film Antibirth and Love & Friendship in 2016. She acted in Lean on Pete in 2017 and in Lizzie which was premiered in Sundance Film Festival.
Net Worth & Earnings
How much net worth do you expect from an actress cum model who never really made it big? Well, she has a net worth of over $10 million. Most of it has come from her small roles in movies and TV projects. Apart from that, she is also a part-time model and did as good as she did in her acting career. She is slowly moving into film direction to expand her wealth.
Chloe’s movies The True Adventures of Wolfboy and The Dead Don’t Die are in the post-production stage now. She is doing web series and directing a few short films currently.