Olivia Wilde is known for her role on a television series ‘House’ where she has appeared as Dr Remy Hadley. Apart from acting, Olivia is a model, director, producer and an activist. Many of the directors that Olivia has worked with have described her as being a versatile actress. Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth of Olivia Wilde in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Olivia was born in 1984 on March 10 in New York City to Leslie Cockburn, who is a producer and a journalist and Andrew Cockburn who also worked as a journalist. At the moment, her family had a house in Guilford, Vermont. Wilde has an elder sister Chloe Cockburn, who is a civil rights attorney in New York.
She schooled at the Georgetown Day School in Washington D.C and later transferred to Phillips Academy in Andover, Massachusetts, where she graduated in the year 2002. She joined Gaiety School of Acting that is in Dublin, Ireland. Her parents were very popular in Washington DC as they hosted numerous dinner parties.
Her stage name has been derived from an Irish author Oscar Wilde. While she in high school, she decided to change her surname to honour the various writers in her family. She is a vegan as well as a vegetarian at different times in her life. She has received the award as PETA’s Sexiest Vegetarian Celebrity of the year 2010. At the age of nineteen years, she got married to Prince Tao Ruspoli.
They got married in 2003 and 2011; they announced that they were getting divorced. They divided the assets privately that they had, and Wilde did not request for spousal support. In 2011, she started dating Jason Sudeikis who was an actor, screenwriter, and a comedian. They have two children, Otis and Daisy born in 2014 and 2016 respectively.
Career, Awards & Nominations
She began her acting career in 2003, and it was the first time that she got a chance to be part of a series that was aired in Fox Television. This series had the title ‘Skin,’ and after which she got to be appointed the assistant with a super director ’Mali Finn.’ After some time, she had a chance to work in a film ‘Girl Next Door.’ This was how she was able to make her debut in the Hollywood films. In the film, ‘The O.C,’ she had a very controversial role of a teenage girl who was bisexual.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Olivia Wilde is over $25 million. The wealth has been generated from her career in the films in which she has bagged various roles. She has made a wide variety of investments that have helped to raise her net worth. It was estimated that she was paid an average of $4 million a year.
Wilde has been ranked among the beautiful actresses of our time, and her beauty is what has seen her land in various roles. Interestingly, in every role that she landed, she never failed to impress. The blue eyes that she has usually hypnotised people. Apart from the films, she is highly involved in so many charitable organisations.