Jaclyn Ellen Smith is an American businessperson and an actress. She has been known for her role in the television series Charlie’s Angels as Kelly Garrett. She was the only original female lead to be able to remain with series for the complete run. She has appeared in very many films including Déjà Vu in the year 1985. From the 1980s she began to develop and market her brands of clothing as well as perfume. Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth and earnings of Jaclyn Smith in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Ellen was born in the year 1945 on October 26th in Houston Texas, and her parents are Margaret Ellen and Jack Smith. Her father worked as a dentist, and he had Russia Jewish descent while the mother had Scottish, Irish, English, and Welsh Heritage. She was able to graduate from the B Lamar High School in the year 1964. She went on and attended Trinity University in San Antonio. After college, that was the time that she moved to New York City with hopes of being a dancer with ballet.
Smith has been married four times. The first time that she got married was to Roger Davis, who was an actor. Later after divorce, she married Dennis Cole, also an actor. Her son, Joe Cole, was murdered during a robbery incident. Other men that she got married to included Tomy Richmond and later Dr. Brand Allen.
Career, Awards & Nominations
She began her career by featuring in the various television commercials in the year 1969. In 1976, her career changed after she had a chance of being selected to appear as Kelly Garrett. She featured in the series until the end. In 1980, that was when she featured in a thriller named Nightkill. Next on, she went on to feature on a television movie dubbed ‘Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy,’ after which she got nominated for the Golden Globes Awards in the category of Best Actress. In 1983, she featured in a novel based movie, Rage of the Angles and after three years, the movie started to screen in the various theatres. She has featured in very many films and movies which has done well.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Jaclyn Smith is estimated to be over $100 million. Her wealth has largely been created from her career as an actress and as a businessperson. She has a clothing brand and perfume that is doing so well. In addition to this, she does produce bed sheets, home furnishing products, and towels.
Jaclyn Smith has been one of the most successful actresses in the world. Her excellent business skills are what has seen her net worth increase serve an inspiration to young people. Despite her being diagnosed with cancer, she has never given up on her dreams, and she continues to fight hard to live on.