An actress who is known for appearing in various popular television series, Valerie Bertinelli has also done hosting work. Her vibrant role in ‘One Day at a Time’ has made her one of the most popular names in the television industry. She has also acted in ‘Hot in Cleveland’ and ‘Touched by an Angel’. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career, and earnings of Valerie Bertinelli in 2020.
Early Life & Biography
Valerie Anne Bertinelli has been performing since she was a child. Born in 1960 to Andrew Bertinelli and Nancy Carvin, she was a talented girl right from her childhood. She had four brothers, of which one died due to poisoning. She has lived in many cities across the United States like Clarkston, Shreveport, Los Angeles, Claymont, and Oklahoma City.
She grew up as a Roman Catholic and went to the Granada Hills High School to receive her education. But the actress has also learned acting from the Tami Lynn School of Artists in Los Angeles. In the 2000s, she has suffered from weight issues but, she bravely overcame it and lost almost 50 kilos in 2009.
Valerie Bertinelli has been married to Tom Vitale since 2011. The couple does not have any children of their own. When she was 21 years old, she got married to Edward Van Halen. They have a son named Wolfgang Van Halen born in 1991. They separated in 2007. Apart from these two marriages, Valerie was in a relationship with Steven Speilberg in 1980. She has also dated Scott Colomby from 1977 to 1978.
Career, Award & Nominations
Valerie Bertinelli made her debut in television, by appearing in an episode of ‘Apple’s Way’ in 1974. With her impressive performance, she soon found her way in the television industry and became a cast member of ‘One Day at a Time’. The role fetched her win two Golden Globe Awards and a TV Land Award. She also got nominated for the Young Artist Award. After appearing in a number of TV series and made-for-TV films, she was conferred with a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
In 2010, she portrayed the role of Melanie Moretti in ‘Hot in Cleveland’. She was in the lead role and appeared in it till 2015. The actress again impressed her viewers and got a nomination from the Screen Actors Guild Awards. Since 2015, she has been hosting the shows ‘Kids Baking Championship’ and ‘Valerie’s Home Kitchen’. Her other TV appearances are ‘Cutthroat Kitchen’, ‘Sydney’, ‘I’ll Take Manhattan’, ‘Fridays’, and ‘Battle of the Network Stars III’.
From 1997 to 2003, Valerie successfully appeared as Gloria in ‘Touched by an Angel’. She has also appeared in ‘Café Americain’. The actress has starred in TV films like ‘Two Mothers of Zachary’, ‘Night Sins’, ‘In a Child’s Name’, ‘Pancho Barnes’, ‘Taken Away’, ‘Silent Witness’, ‘Rockabye’, ‘Ordinary Heroes’, ‘The Promise of Love’, ‘The Princess and the Cabbie’, and ‘True Confessions of a Hollywood Starlet’.
Net Worth & Earnings
What would be the net worth of an actress, who has appeared in lead roles in many TV series? This sounds interesting as she has been performing since she was 12 years old. She has appeared in the commercials of J.C. Penney and Jenny Craig and has amassed a net worth of $25 million. She has guest starred in many TV shows and has also hosted reality TV competitions. Her net worth also comes from her production companies Tuxedo Limited and Bertinelli, Inc.
Valerie Bertinelli is an award winning actress who has performed for over four decades. She became a household name in the United States in the 1970s. She is very active in her career and continues to appear on television.