People always wonder whether it is possible for one person to venture successfully into two different fields. I must say that Olivia Newton-John is a perfect answer to questions of many. She is one of the famous ever lived singer and actress of all times. She enjoyed both a successful recording career and film career.
Olivia was greatly known due her both soft rocks hits and pop which included “Come on Over” and “Don’t Stop Believin” on the other hand she become very prominent as a result of her film namely sandy which was in the version of grease. Here are the complete details about the career, biography, and net worth of Olivia Newton-John in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
She was born in the year 1948 September 26th in Cambridge England. She was born to her two loving parents; Brinley Newton-John and Irene Helene. Her father served his country as an MI5 officer during the World War II, and later after the war, he served as a headmaster at Cambridge shire boys’ high school. At six they moved to Australia where her father become a German professor at the University of Melbourne. She had two siblings, Hugh and Rona where she was the last born. Olivia attended Christ church Grammar school and later in life joined University high school.
Once the happiness is taken from you it doesn’t mean the end of the load, Olivia discovered this after she was divorced in her first marriage. She was married to Actor Matt Lattanzi in 1984 and had one daughter with him later divorced in 1995. She moved on and got married again in the year 2008 to John Easterling who is the founder of Amazon Herb Company. She was diagnosed with breast cancer early in 1992 where she was treated until she became cancer-free for many years only to relapse in early 2017. Olivia is a long time serving activist for environmental causes alongside with animal issues.
Career, Award & Nominations
Olivia began her singing career a little bit early when she was 14 years she formed an all-girl group with her classmates where she started singing. She, later on, started appearing in radio stations and TV shows for performance. In 1971 she got her first best recording deal which gave her widespread success. She found massive success with her third album by the name ’Let Me Be There’. She later continued to release many successful albums amounting to a total of 30 albums.
Apart from singing Olivia thrived well in film production, in 1978 she found a sky breaking success through a musical romantic film “Grease” which was directed by Randal Kleiser. The film earned her nearly $40 million from a budget of $6 million. Her movies became very popular and earned an Oscar nomination alongside other several nominations. She was a five times winner of Grammy Award.
Net Worth & Earnings
As a result of her successful music recording and film production career, she became an extraordinary famous. Her fame prompted her ability to earn a lot of wealth. She has a net worth of $50 million.
Knowing your purpose is the most powerful thing that can happen to one’s life. Olivia was able to discover her purpose in her early age which made her become a world-class musician and film producer. She is a female figure admired by many which mean her legacy is already on the planet.