Jessica Lange is a professional American actress and television personality. Lange has received different awards such as Tony Award one time, Academy Awards two times, Emmy Awards three times, Golden Globe Awards five times, Critics Choice Award one time and Dorian Awards three times in her career.
She appeared in the Entertainment Weekly in the list of 25 greatest actresses in 1990. Later, she received the title of Triple Crown of Acting and became the twenty-second thespian to achieve it. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Jessica Lange in 2018.
Early Life and Biography
Jessica Phyllis Lange was born on April 20, 1949, in Cloquet, Minnesota. Her father Albert Lange served as the teacher and traveling salesman whereas her mother served as the housewife. She is having two sisters and a brother. Her degree was completed from the University of Minnesota in art and photography.
Lange starts dating Paco Grande who served as Spanish photographer and their relationship last long from 1970 to 1981. After, she started dating Mikhail Baryshnikov and having a child Aleksandra Baryshnikov. Later, she comes into a relationship with Sam Shepard in 1982 and having two children with him.
Career, Awards, and Nominations
Lange has started her career while living with Jerry Hall and Grace in a single apartment. She started doing modeling for Wilhelmina modeling agency while illustrated by Antonio Lopez. After, she moved to New York where she worked as a waitress in Greenwich Village. She met Dino De Laurentiis who is a Hollywood producer and came up as a lead role in the remake movie King Kong.
Her debut was made with the role while selected among Goldie Hawn and Meryl Streep for the role damsel-in-distress. This movie reached to the fifth position as the highest grossing film of 1976 and also helped her to get nominations for Academy Award as the best special effects. Later she received the Golden Globe Award for New Star of the year and became the favorite actress of Kael.
After, she appeared in the movie All that Jazz which was written for her and worked with Bob Fosse with whom she is having affairs. Later, she appeared for the role in The Shining for the role Wendy Torrance.
In 1980, she starred in How to beat the High Cost of Living and also worked with Jane Curtin and Susan Saint James. After, she received the contract from Bob Rafelson to work on his project for the Summer Stock Theater.
Net Worth and Earnings
Jessica Lange has an estimated net worth of $20 million. She earned while working in the Hollywood film industry and having different appearances. As an actress, she received a huge income for her roles and also have a million dollars wealth and assets. She generated the good income as compared to past years and becomes the actress who is having million dollar earnings so far.
Lange is a well-known television personality. She is known for her first appearance in King Kong and began more opportunities in her career. Her first appearance was noticed by different producers and later offers her to work with her. She worked in different casts and got fame for her appearances.