Acting is a career like no other and those who get their right footing. Other than dedication, passion is a key requirement for anyone who wants to succeed in the acting career. For Jennifer Morrison, she is not only good at acting, but she is also a successful model, director and producer. Let us keep on reading this article and learn more about the biography and net worth of Jennifer Morrison in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Jennifer Morrison was born Jennifer Marie Morrison on 12th April 1979 in Chicago, Illinois but she grew up in Arlington Heights, Illinois. She was born in a family of three, two girls and one boy and Jennifer is the eldest of them all. Her sister Julia is a music therapist and a song-writer and her Daniel her younger brother works as a high school band director.
Jennifer’s brother Daniel took after his father who was a high school band director and a music teacher. He won an award in 2003 by Illinois State Board of Education who titled him Teacher of the Year. Jennifer attended South Middle School then later joined Prospect High School which is the same school where her parents worked. She graduated from Prospect High School in 1997 and she was a choir member, Clarinet Player in her school’s marching band and a cheerleader in the pep squad.
After clearing from high school, she joined Loyola University Chicago where she took Theatre as her major course and minored in English. Jennifer graduated in 2000 then joined Steppenwolf Theatre Company to further her studies before moving to Los Angeles to pursue her acting career.
Morrison started dating Jesse Spencer who was her House co-star in 2004 and he proposed to her on 23rd December 2006 but their engagement lasted for only one year and they broke up in 2007. She then started dating Amaury Nolasco (Prison Break star) in 2009 and their relationship lasted for three years then she broke up with him. After Nolasco, Jennifer dated Sebastian Stan in 2012 but their relationship lasted for only one year and they broke up in mid-2013.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Her first public appearance was as a child model in a print advertisement for Montgomery Ward and JCPenney then she later worked for Mondo and Rice Krispies commercials. In 1992, Jennifer was featured on Sports illustrated for Kids cover photo with Michael Jordan (basketball star). In 1994, she made her feature debut film “Intersection” at the age of 14 and at the age of 19, she appeared in “Stir of Echoes” as Samantha in 1999.
She became famous in 2000 and she has since appeared in many more films which include; Urban Legends, Surviving Christmas, Mr. and Mrs. Smith, Teamwork, Everybody Dies, Command and Conquer 3, How I met Your Mother, and Once Upon a Time among others.
Net Worth & Earnings
Jennifer Morrison has an estimated net worth of $10 million. Much of her earning is majorly from her acting career and from the many films she has appeared in, However, she has also appeared in a number of music videos as well as television shows. All these have greatly contributed to her net worth.
Jennifer Morrison has stood out as a great influence to many upcoming actors as well as young models. This is because, although she started off at a very young age, she has managed to remain relevant and her career path grows broader as time goes by.