Taylor Schilling is a famous American actor. Taylor is most renowned for playing the role of Piper Chapman in ‘Orange is the New Black’. Continue reading to find the net worth of Taylor Schilling as of 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Taylor Schilling was born on 27th July 1984 in Boston, Massachusetts, the US. Taylor’s mother, Patricia (née Miller) worked as an administrator of MIT. Taylor’s father, Robert J. Schilling was a former prosecutor. Taylor Schilling was raised in West Roxbury and Wayland spending her time between her divorced parents.
Taylor Schilling began her acting career while she was in middle school when she enacted ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ on stage. After graduating from Wayland High School (2002), she earned her Bachelor’s of Arts degree from Fordham University (2006). While in college, Taylor enacted on stage productions at the Lincoln Centre. She continued with graduate studies at Tisch School of the Arts, New York University. However, Taylor left after the second year to pursue her profession in acting.
Taylor Schilling is intelligent, creative and dedicated to her work. During her spare time, she enjoys cooking and practising Transcendental Meditation. She is fan of Boston Red Sox Baseball team.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Taylor Schilling won the Outstanding Achievement Award of the Emerson College Playwright’s Festival. Taylor Schilling made her first appearance as a supporting actor in ‘Dark Matter’ (2007).
Taylor Schilling enacted as Nurse Veronica Flanagan Callahan in NBC’s medical drama ‘Mercy’ (2009-2010). She is one of the military-nurse-turned-medical-practitioner serving the Iraq War Veteran. Taylor Schilling enacted Dagny Taggart in ‘Atlas Shrugged (Part 1)’ (2011) and co-starred with Zac Efron in a romantic movie ‘The Lucky One’ (2012).
Since 2012, Taylor got nominated by several prestigious organisations. Here is the list of awards Taylor won. Hollywood Film Festival for Best Cast for ‘Argo’ (2012); Satellite Awards for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy ‘Orange Is the New Black’ (2013); Best Cast – Television Series (2013); Webby Awards for Best Actress (2013); Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series (2015); Satellite Awards for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy (2016); Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series (2016); Satellite Awards for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy (2017); Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series (2017).
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Taylor Schilling is $2 million. Most of her wealth comes from her earnings as a professional actor. She earns around $35 thousand per episode for enacting as Piper Chapman in the Netflix original series, ‘Orange Is the New Black’. On 19th June 2015, Taylor Schilling enacted the major role, Emily in the movie ‘The Overnight’, an American comedy movie. The gross incomes of Taylor Schilling’s movies are as follows: 2008s ‘Dark Matter’ ($30,591), 2011s ‘Atlas Shrugged: Part1’ ($4,627,375), 2012s ‘The Lucky One’ ($60,457,138) and 2015s ‘The Overnight’ ($1,110,522).
Taylor Schilling became famous enacting Piper Chapman in Netflix original series, ‘Orange Is the New Black’ based on the book ‘Piper Kerman chronicle Orange is the New Black: My year in a Women’s Prison’ (2013-present). Taylor maintains a low profile personal life away from public eye and social media.