Jennifer Mary Butala is a famous American actress who is very well-known for her roles in the comedy TV series. She has worked in the sitcom, Townies in the year 1996. She made her film debut with the movie, Grosse Pointe Blank. She is known for her leading role in the famous sitcom titled Dharma & Greg. She has also won a Golden Globe award for being the best actress in the year 1999. She has played fantastic roles in various movies, and if you are interested to know more about life and net worth of Jenna Elfman in 2018, then you can read this article ahead.
Early Life & Biography
She was born on 30th September in the year 1971 in Los Angeles in California. She is the Daugther of Sue Butala and Richard Butala. Her father’s youngest brother named Tony Butala is a lead singer. She was raised as Roman Catholic from her father’s side. She used to go to Log Angeles high school for arts and then went to CSUN. She got training in Ballet for five years but tendon came off her bone, and she decided to leave it.
She met Bodhi Elfman during a commercial audition of Sprite company in the year 1991. Both of them got married to each other on 18th February in the year 1995. They had their first son named Story Elias who was born on 23rd July in the year 2007. Their second son was born on 2nd March in the year 2010. She is the member of Church of Scientology. She is a great philanthropist and works for various fundraising institutions. She is the board of director of the famous Dizzy feet foundation in her country.
Career, Awards & Nominations
She began her career as a dancer and appeared in the music videos initially. She has appeared in the music videos of the famous bands and singers. She has appeared in various TV commercials, and she was able to appear in the American sitcom titled Townies which telecasted on the channel ABC. In the year 2012, she and her husband both started their podcast. In the year 2013, she appeared in the comedy series which was canceled after one season.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Jenna Elfman is around $18 million which she has accumulated by working as an actress. She has appeared in videos for Anthrax, and she has also starred in sitcom along with many TV shows. She has also won Golden Globe award for her performance in the TV series. She has appeared in various movies till now.
She has worked in many TV series, and mostly she is known for comedy work. She was cast in another comedy series of ABC channel in the year 2016. This series was also canceled after one season. Although, she is a great actress, but she hasn’t won any awards for her acting till now. It might be possible that she will win awards and nominations for her acting talent soon.