Facts of Sigourney Weaver Networth
|Full Name||Sigourney Weaver|
|Birth Name||Susan Alexandra Weaver|
|Birth City||New York|
|Birth Country||United States of America|
|Father Name||Sylvester "Pat" Weaver|
|Father Profession||television executive|
|Mother Name||Elizabeth Inglis|
|No Of Children||One|
|Awards||Two Golden Globe Awards|
|Date of Birth||October 8,1949|
|Married Date||October 1,1984|
Professionally embarked in the entertainment industry for a long time, Sigourney Weaver is predominantly known for action roles in science fiction films and often described as 'Queen of Sci-Fi'. The actress made a big break after playing Ellen Ripley in the Alien franchise.
Weaver gained further acclaim when she featured in films Gorillas in the Mist and Working Girl. She won two Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress in Drama and Best Supporting Actress for the projects, respectively, making her the first person to win two acting Golden Globes in the same year.
Weaver is also credited for her work in Ghostbusters (1984), Ghostbusters II (1989), Galaxy Quest (1999), A Monster Calls (2016), and The Defenders (2017).
How Much Is Sigourney Weaver Net Worth?
Sigourney Weaver has $50 million net worth, according to Celebrity Net Worth as of 2020. The actress has collected such a hefty fortune over the course of her acting career that spanned nearly four and a half decades in the industry.
Widely known for her fiercely independent, driven characters, Weaver has been a part of many box office hit movies. Some of them are following with her salary,
|Movie||Salary||Budget||Box Office||Cast Members|
|Alien (1979)||$30,000||$8.4–14 million||$203.6 million||Veronica Cartwright, Harry Dean Stanton, and Tom Skerritt|
|Aliens (1986)||$1,000,000||$17–18 million||$131.3–183.3 million||-|
|Alien 3 (1992)||$4,000,000||$50–55 million||$159.8–$175 million||Charles Dance and Lance Henriksen|
|Alien: Resurrection (1997)||$11,000,000||$60–75 million||$161.4 million||Winona Ryder and Ron Perlman|
In 2020, the actress featured in the TV series Call My Agent!. Her upcoming projects are Avatar 2, Avatar 3, and The Good House.
Awards And Accolades
Over the course of a career, Sigourney Weaver has won a number of prestigious accolades and has been nominated for three Academy Awards, three BAFTA Awards, winning one. The actress also won two Golden Globe Award from seven nominations.
Her role in a 2009 film Prayers for Bobby brought her first Emmy Award nomination.
Where Does Sigourney Weaver Live?
Sigourney Weaver lives in her house located in Santa Barbara, California. She also has a home in New York City. Although the actress has clandestine the financial details of her property, the median price of the house in California is $533,500, while in NYC is $760,000 as of 2020.
Chairperson Of The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International
Sigourney Weaver is a member of many non-profit organizations. The honorary chairperson of the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International, Sigourney, also served as a host for the annual gala of the Trickle Up Program, focusing in extreme poverty in May 2008.
Some of her other charitable organizations she supports are A Day Made Better, Adopt-A-Classroom, American Heart Association, American Stroke Association, Years of Living Dangerously, and more.
Family And Education
Sigourney Weaver was born on October 8, 1949, in Manhattan, New York City. She is the daughter of NBC television executive, Sylvester Weaver and Elizabeth Inglis, an actress. She has a brother Trajan Weaver.
Weaver joined a girls' preparatory school Ethel Walker School, followed by The Chapin School and The Brearley School. She later attended Sarah Lawrence College and then enrolled at Stanford University, graduating with a B.A. in English.
The well-read, Sigourney, further earned her Master of Fine Arts degree from Yale University.
Who Is Sigourney Weaver Married To?
Sigourney Weaver is also leading a successful personal life. The actress tied the knot with her husband Jim Simpson, a stage director on 1st October 1984.
The couple is together ever since and has a daughter named Charlotte Simpson. Charlotte is also an actress.