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Facts of Illeana Douglas

Full NameIlleana Hesselberg
First NameIlleana
Last NameHesselberg
Birth NameIlleana Hesselberg
Other NameIlleana Douglas
Birth CityQuincy, Massachusetts
Birth CountryUnited States
Father NameGregory Douglas
Father ProfessionPainter
Mother NameJoan Douglas
Mother ProfessionSchool Teacher
Gender IdentityFemale
Date of BirthJuly 25,1965
Age54 years

How Much is Illeana Douglas’ Net Worth?  

Illeana Hesselberg aka Illeana Douglas is an American actress and the winner of the Satellite Award for Best Actress. She is famous for her work in the 1996 film Grace of My Heart and TV series like Action, Six Feet Under and Easy to Assemble.

Professional since 1987, Douglas' career as director, screenwriter, and producer alongside actress has earned her a hefty fortune. As of 2019, Illeana owns the net worth of $5 million.

Net Worth: Income Sources & Earnings

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Illeana Douglas owns the net worth of $5 million as of May 2019. The main source of her income is her acting career while her career as director and producer also aids her fortune. 

She made her professional career back in 1987 appearing in Hello Again as Mother in the park. Later, Illeana appeared in four films directed by Martin Scorsese: The Last Temptation of Christ (1988), New York Stories (1989), Goodfellas (1990) and Cape Fear (1991).  

With her career journey of over 30 years, Douglas surely earns a huge sum, earnings hundreds of thousand dollars. The average salary of an actress in the United States is around $50,000.

Illeana Douglas, an American actress owns the net worth of $5 million
Illeana Douglas, an American actress owns the net worth of $5 million

Till date, the actress has appeared in over 60 movies and 22 TV series. Some of her famous TV series appearances are:

  1. Homicide: Life on the Street (1995)
  2. Action (1999-2000)
  3. Six Feet Under (2001-2005)
  4. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2002–2003)
  5. Shark (2006-2007)
  6. Easy to Assemble (2008-2012)
  7. Entourage (2010–2011)

She has worked alongside the Hollywood stars like Mariska Hargitay, Melora Walters, and Peter Riegert. Well, Illeana also voiced New Age Clerk in the animated series The Simpsons in 2019.

Did you know? The Simpsons creator Matt Groening owns the estimated worth of $550 million.

Movie Box Office Collection

FilmRoleBudgetGross Collection
Hello Again (1987)Mother in park-$20.41 million
Goodfellas (1990)Rosie$25 million$46.8 million
Cape Fear (1991)Lori Davis$35 million$182.3 million
Picture Perfect (1997)Darcy O'Neil$19 million$44.3 million
Stir of Echoes (1999)Lisa Weil$12 million$21.1 million
Message in a Bottle (1999)Lina Paul$80 million$118 million

Any Endorsements & Charity?

Illeana Douglas surely can sum up huge earnings from her endorsements. Though, for now, the detail on her sponsorships is not out.  As per various online sources, her Instagram account with over 6.67k followers can sum up around $39-$67 per sponsored post.  

Moreover, Douglas is the writer of the book I Blame Dennis Hopper: And Other Stories from a Life Lived in and out of the Movies. The book is available in Amazon: Hardcover ($18.97) and Paperback ($11.55).

Aside from her career, Illeana Douglas is also active in charity works and has active participation in many fundraising events.

Assets, Lifestyle & Expenses

Douglas, owning million dollars fortune lives a lavish lifestyle and has an impressive property empire including houses and cars. In July 2018, Illeana listed her house in Los Angeles with an asking price of $1.8 million.

The property speared on 1,711 sq. ft., featuring two-bedrooms, two-bathrooms was bought in 2006 for $1.28 million.  

Illeana Douglas' house in Los Angeles listed for sale
Illeana Douglas' house in Los Angeles listed for sale

The actress also owns another house in Connecticut, but the worth value is not out. Well, the median house price in Connecticut is $235,300.    

For now, other details on her other asset collection including houses and cars are not out.  

Besides this, she also makes expenses on accommodations, costly clothes, jewelry, and travels.

Tax Payment & Insurance  

Well, Illeana Douglas’ huge income and massive property make her liable to taxes: property and income tax. Her house in Los Angeles seeks around 0.793% of its assessed value as property tax which comes with a house insurance premium of $1,360 per year.    

In addition to that, the actress has to pay $468,500 as income tax for her annual income of $1 million; it includes 33.12% Federal tax, 2.97% FICA and 10.77% State tax.

Illeana Douglas’ Personal Life: Age, Height, Family, Education & Married Life

Born on July 25, 1965, in Quincy, Massachusetts, the USA, Illeana Douglas’ birth name is Illeana Hesselberg. Her father Gregory Douglas is a painter while mother Joan Douglas was a schoolteacher.  

Douglas’ has 2 older brothers: Stefan Gregor Hesselberg (late) and Erik Hesselberg, a journalist. Illeana holds American nationality and is of white ethnicity.

Before attending Neighborhood Playhouse, Douglas trained for two years (1981-1983) at The American Academy of Dramatic Arts in NYC.

As of May 2019, Illeana Douglas’ age is 53 and has a height of 5 ft. 8½ inches (174 cm).

Married Life, Husband & Children

The American actress has been married 2 times in her life but both of them ended with divorce. First, Illeana Douglas was married to film director Martin Scorsese. The duo was in a relationship from 1989 until 1997.

Illeana Douglas and her ex-husband Martin Scorsese
Illeana Douglas and her ex-husband Martin Scorsese

She later married Jonathan Axelrod on May 16, 1998, however, they divorced after 3 years on March 13, 2001.

Despite 2 marriages, Douglas never shared any children.  

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Updated On Fri May 24 2019 Published On Fri May 24 2019 By suzeena