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Facts of Betsy Brantley

Full NameBetsy Brantley
First NameBetsy
Last NameBrantley
Birth CityRutherfordton, NC
Birth CountryNorth Carolina
Gender IdentityFemale
SpouseSteven Soderbergh (m. 1989–1994)
No Of Children1
SibilingsDuncan Brantley
FilmographySecond Noah,Romance on the Orient Express,Impact
EducationThe Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Date of BirthSeptember 20,1955
Age64 years
Amount$1-$2 million

How Much Is Betsy Brantley’s Net Worth?

Famed as one of the prominent figures in Hollywood, Betsy Brantley is a former American actress. Active in the acting career for 27 years from 1981 to 2008, Brantley accumulated huge fortune along with the applauds.  

Meanwhile, Betsy is living her retired life and enjoys luxury with her net worth of 7-digit figure; estimated to be in the range of $1-$2 million.  

Her most famous role is the portrayal of Neely Pritt in the dark comedy film Shock Treatment (1981). Moreover, her notable acting credit includes TV series such as Second Noah, NYPD Blue, and Chicago Hope while film appearance includes Havana, Deep Impact, and Double Jeopardy.

Betsy Brantley’s Net Worth: Income Sources & Earnings

Starting her career as a student and performer at the Central School of Speech and Drama in the UK, Betsy made her acting debut in 1981 through Shock Treatment. The movie was made on the budget of $3.5 million didn’t make much gross collection but opened her gateway to success.

Professional from 1981 to 2008, Betsy appeared in 14 movies and 19 TV series, earning a hefty revenue.

As per various online sources, Betsy Brantley has an estimated net worth in the range of $1-$2 million, though is yet to open up her actual fortune.  

Well, her net worth is often compared with the famous actresses of the 80s like Gia Carides ($6 million), Cathy Silvers ($5 million) and Amanda Bearse ($16 million).   

Betsy Brantley, a retired American actress (1981-2008) owns million dollars net worth
Betsy Brantley, a retired American actress (1981-2008) owns million dollars net worth

Betsy’s most recent film appearance was in the crime thriller movie Double Jeopardy (1999) as Prosecutor. It made the box office collection of $177 million upon the budget of $40 million.  

On the other hand, Brantley played in the TV series Chicago Hope (1999), before announcing her retirement in 2008.

Some other famous TV series appearance of Brantley are: Sherlock Holmes (1984), The Comic Strip Presents... (1988), American Playhouse (1988), Second Noah (1996-19970, NYPD Blue (1998) and Chicago Hope (1999).

How Much Was The Former Actress Betsy’s Salary?

Currently living a retired life, Betsy never discussed on her earnings but was claimed to have pocketed hundreds of thousand dollars per year. Meanwhile, the average salary of an actress in the United States is around $50,000.

Movie Box Office Collection: 

FilmRoleBudgetGross Collection
The Fourth Protocol (1987)Eileen McWhirter$6 million$12.42 million
The Princess Bride (1987)The Mother$16 million$30.9 million
Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)Jessica's Performance Model$50.6 million$329.8 million
Mercury Rising (1998)Special Ed Teacher #2$60 million$93.1 million
Deep Impact (1998)Ellen Biederman$80 million$349.5 million
Double Jeopardy (1999)Prosecutor$40 million$177 million

Any Endorsement & Charity?

Meanwhile, the report on Betsy Brantley’s endorsement & earning detail is not out but surely have had lured many sponsors during her career height. Well, she is also not active on Instagram, Twitter, and other social media platforms.

Even if she didn’t make highlights with massive donations, the former actress is actively involved in charity works.

Asset, Lifestyle & Expenses

Betsy, 63, owning a net worth of millions of dollars surely lives a lavish lifestyle and owns a considerable property empire. 

Even if the retired actress is yet to open up about her current residence, it probably costs hundreds of thousand dollars. No report on her cars collection, jewelry, and other assets is out for now.

Well, a house in the United States has the median value of $226,700, accompanied by the annual house insurance premium of $1,083.

Former American actress Betsy Brantley owns hundreds of thousand dollars worth house
Former American actress Betsy Brantley owns hundreds of thousand dollars worth house

While in her active acting career, she used to make huge expenses on costly clothes and travels. Well, her expense list mainly goes on for food, accommodations, and daily life luxury. 

Apart from these, Betsy Brantley also has to encounter tax payments: property tax for her house and income tax. Since she is above 60 years old, the former actress can file for the tax return which has the refund policy in case of excess tax paid.  

Did you know? As property owners in the United States, an individual has to pay 0-4% of its assessed value as property tax while income tax ranges from 0-37% depending on the income; the highest being 37% if the annual revenue is over $500,000.

Betsy Brantley’s Personal Details: Age, Education, Family & Relationship

Born on September 20, 1955, in Rutherfordton, North Carolina, the U.S., Betsy Brantley holds American nationality and is of white ethnicity. No information her family is out, except a younger sister Duncan Brantley, a producer/screenwriter.

From 1973 to 1977, Betsy studied English at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and later went to the United Kingdom and enrolled at Central School of Speech and Drama (1977-1980).

As of May 2019, Betsy Brantley’s age is 63.

She has been married twice in her life. First, Brantley was married to actor Simon Dutton but divorced without revealing any detail about her relationship. Then on December 2, 1989, she exchanged vows with her second husband, Steven Soderbergh, a filmmaker.

Betsy Brantley and her second (now ex) husband Steven Soderbergh
Betsy Brantley and her second (now ex) husband Steven Soderbergh

After 5 years of marriage, Soderbergh and Brantley divorced in 1994. The former duo had welcomed a daughter named Sarah in 1990.

Sources report, Betsy Brantley is single at the moment.   

Updated On Mon Feb 03 2020 Published On Sat May 11 2019 By Chandra Rana Magar