Zoe Saldana is a popular actress and dancer from the United States who has appeared in several television shows and films. Some of her film credits include Guardians of the Galaxy, My Little Pony: The Movie, Avengers: Infinity War, Avatar, and Star Trek. She has received several awards and has starred in commercially successful movies. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Zoe Saldana in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Zoe Saldana-Perego was born as Zoe Yadira Saldaña Nazario in June 1978. She was born in Passaic, New Jersey to Aridio Saldaña and Asalia Nazario. Her mother is Puerto Rican, and her father was a Dominican. She spent her childhood in New York’s Jackson Heights. She is fluent in Spanish and English and has two sisters named Mariel and Cisely. When she was nine years old, her father died in a car accident.
She went to ECOS Espacio de Danza Academy in the Dominican Republic and began to learn dance. Saldana went to New York’s Newtown High School. She used to perform with the theater group called Faces and has also performed with New York Youth Theater.
Zoe Saldana became engaged to actor Keith Britton in 2010. The couple ended their relationship in 2011. In 2015, she got married to Marco Perego, who is an Italian artist. They have three sons named Zen, Cy, and Bowie. She has planned to make her children make bilingual. She supports the microfinance organization called FINCA International. She has revealed that she along with her mother and sisters have got Hashimoto’s thyroiditis.
Career, Award & Nominations
In 1999, Zoe Saldana appeared in an episode of the television series ‘Law & Order’. Five years later, the actress guest appeared in an episode of ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit’. She has also appeared as Regina in the TV series ‘Six Degrees’. In 2013, she appeared in ‘Comedy Bang! Bang!’. In 2014, she became the producer and actress of ‘Rosemary’s Baby’. This earned her a nomination for the Black Reel Award in 2015.
In movies, Saldana was first seen in ‘Center Stage’ in 2000. She then acted in the films ‘Get Over It’, ‘Snipes’, and ‘Crossroads’. In 2002, she was seen in ‘Drumline’. This made her receive a nomination for the MTV Movie Awards. In the 2000s, she appeared in many films like ‘Guess Who’, ‘Constellation’, ‘The Heart Specialist’, ‘After Sex’, ‘Vantage Point’, ‘Star Trek’, ‘Avatar’, ‘Dirty Deeds’, ‘The Terminal’, and ‘Haven’. During that time, she received nominations for the People’s Choice Awards, Scream Awards, Teen Choice Awards, and Saturn Awards.
In 2011, Saldana was seen in ‘Colombiana’. Her other film roles are ‘Avengers: Infinity War’, ‘I Kill Giants’, ‘Live By Night’, ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’, ‘Nina’, ‘Infinitely Polar Bear’, and ‘The Words’. She has won the Saturn Award, ALMA Awards, and Kids’ Choice Award. The actress has received many other nominations. In 2013, she lent her voice for the video game ‘Star Trek’.
Net Worth & Earnings
How much net worth do you expect from an actress who has starred in a number of commercially successful movies? The award-winning actress has got a net worth of over $30 million from her illustrious acting career. She has also appeared on television and was the narrator of the documentary ‘Unity’. She has voiced in many movies and was the director of the short film ‘Kaylien’ in 2011. She will be next seen in the movies ‘Avatar 2’, ‘Avatar 3’, and an untitled ‘Avengers’ film.
Zoe Saldana is a very talented actress. She has been active in the entertainment industry for almost two decades. She has also proved to be a successful voice actress and will be next voicing in the movie ‘Missing Link’.