Jennette McCurdy is a famous American actress, voice actor, dancer, writer, producer, songwriter, and musician. She is most renowned for enacting Sam Puckett in ‘Sam & Cat’ and ‘iCarly.’ Continue reading to find the net worth of Jennette McCurdy as of 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
Jenette McCurdy (Jennette Michelle Faye McCurdy) was born on 26th June 1992 in Long Beach, California, USA. She was raised in Garden Grove, California. Jennette McCurdy has three older brothers namely Dustin, Marcus, and Scott.
In June 2011, the Wall Street Journal published the article written by Jennette McCurdy. It was about her mother, Debra who was fighting breast cancer. On 20th September 2013, Debra passed away after 17 years. Jennette McCurdy moved from Grove to Studio City (2013).
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Jennette McCurdy was eight years old when she commenced her profession as an actor. After appearing in MADtv (2000), Jennette McCurdy decided on appearing in other television series. She appeared in ‘Close to Home’, ‘Judging Army’, ‘Karen Sisco’, ‘Lincoln Heights’, ‘Malcolm in the Middle’, ‘Medium’, ‘Over There and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation’, ‘The Inside’, ‘The Jackson’, ‘The Penguins of Madagascar’, ‘VP’, and ‘Will & Grace’. Jennette McCurdy became famous for acting as Sam Puckett on original popular series ‘iCarly’ of Nickelodeon network (2008-2012). Jennette McCurdy played the role of Hailey Campos in ‘Strong Medicine’ (2015).
Currently, Jennette plays the leading role in her spin-off show ‘Sam and Cat.’ Jennette McCurdy has appeared as a guest in several family-oriented shows of ABC Family and Nickelodeon.
Jennette McCurdy has appeared in numerous movies. These include ‘Lincoln Heights,’ ‘Malcolm in the Middle,’ ‘True Jackson VP,’ ‘Victorious,’ and ‘Zoey 101’. Jenette McCurdy has proved to be a successful writer, producer, and actor. She plays the role of Wiley Day in ‘What’s Next for Sarah?’ since 2015. In 2016, Jennette McCurdy signed with Canvas Media Solutions and became cast as Claire in ‘Pet.’
Jennette McCurdy released her first music album, ‘So Close’ (2009). She released the cover of ‘Homeless Heart’ that has Amanda Scott’s song. She signed with Capitol Records Nashville. In 2010, she released her first hit single, ‘Not That Far Away’ that was sold to country radio. This single and ‘Put Your Arms Around Someone Stronger,’ and ‘Break Your Heart’ were in the EP released in 2010. The iTunes version was offered with a bonus track, ‘Me With You.’ In 2011, Jennette released her second hit single, ‘Generation Love.’ This was available as digital-download and released to radio. She left Capitol Records Nashville on 11th July 2012. Yet, she released 2 EPs and a full-length studio album, ‘Jennette McCurdy.’
Jennette McCurdy got nominated twice for Young Artist Award. One was for 2008s ‘iCarly,’ and the other was for enacting Dory Sorenson in TV-film, ‘The Last Day of Summer.’ In 2009, she won Teen Choice Award for acting in ‘iCarly.’ In 2010 Jennette McCurdy won Choice Awards LOL Award of Australian Kids (2011). She won Choice Awards Favourite TV Sidekick of Kids (2012). She also won for the Funniest Character.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The estimated net worth of Jennette McCurdy is over $6.5 million. She earns a salary of $50 thousand for appearing in each episode of ‘iCarly.’ Most of her source of wealth comes from her career as an actor and voice actor. As a musician, she has written songs and sang them. She has released several hit singles, two EPs, and one studio album. Also, Jennette McCurdy writes articles for the ‘Wall Street Journal’ and ‘Seventeen Magazine.’ Jennette McCurdy’s house in Studio City, Los Angeles is worth $905,000.
Jennette McCurdy supports Cody Waters Foundation that prevents child soldiers. She donates for the Invisible Children Inc. Group and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Jennette is a StarPower for Starlight Children’s Foundation that improves lives of ailing children.