Jennifer Grant is a well-known actress from America who is best recognized for her role in the television show Movie Stars. She also starred in the popular teen drama television series Beverly Hills, 90210. Today, let’s learn more about the career, biography, and net worth of Jennifer Grant in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Jennifer Grant was born in Burbank, California on February 26, 1966, to Dyan Cannon and Cary Grant. Both of her parents were professional actors.
She was the only child of her parents. When Jennifer was two years of old her parents divorced. As a child, she was interested in acting and wanted to become an actor, but her father opposed her. Jennifer completed her schooling from the Brentwood School in Los Angeles. During her vacations, she did many part-time jobs including of a babysitter, grocery store checkout cashier, stock clerk and a waitress in Santa Monica.
Jennifer graduated from the Stanford University in the year 1987 where she earned a degree in American Studies. After graduating, she worked at a law firm and later as a chef at Wolfgang Puck’s Spago restaurant in Beverly Hills.
Grant married director Randy Zisk in 1993. The couple divorced in the year 1996. She gave birth to a son in 2008.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Jennifer started her acting career in the year 1993 when she played the role of Celeste Lundy in the television series Beverly Hills, 90210. The show was directed by Darren Star and aired on the Fox network. In the same year, Jennifer portrayed the character of Susie Knight in the television show “Moon Over Miami”.
For the next few years, she did many guest roles in television shows like Robin’s Hoods, Time Trax, Super Dave’s Vegas Spectacular and others.
Jennifer made her movie debut in “Savage” in the year 1996 in which she played the role of “Nicky Carter”. In the same year, she starred in the movie “The Evening Star” as Ellen. She became a household name when she appeared in the popular televisions series “Friends” in 1995. Her character of Nina Bookbinder in the show was highly appreciated by the critics as well as the audience.
In 1999, she was the lead actress in the television sitcom Movie Stars which aired on the WB network.
Net Worth & Earnings:
Jennifer Grant has an estimated net worth of more than $6.5 million. This enormous wealth is the result of her successful career as a television and movie actress. She has appeared in many commercially successful television series including Friends, Chicago Sons, Walker, Texas Ranger, Ellen, Guys Like Us, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, My Daughter’s Secret and many more. She has also worked in many popular movies like Erasable You (1998), My Engagement Party (1998), The View from the Swing (2000), Welcome to California (2005), Ghost Squad (2015), Becoming Cary Grant (2017) and others.
Jennifer Grant is considered one of the most renowned actresses in the United States. She has also volunteered as a mentor for the Young Storytellers Foundation which provides arts education to the local school students in California.