Felicia Pearson who is popularly known for her role as Felicia Snoop Pearson on the TV series “The Wire" is an actress, author, and rapper. In 1994, she was convicted for a second-degree murder and spent 6.5 years in prison.
But, this didn’t stop her from moving forward in her career. With her professional career, Felicia managed to make her an estimated net worth of $50 thousand. Want to know more about Felicia's net worth and career? Scroll down.
After Pearson completed her time in the prison, she met Michael K. Williams who is to be credited for her role in the TV series ‘The Wire’. Although she was cast only in season 3 of the series, she has become a very popular character. This was the breakthrough for Pearson in her acting career.
Also, she has appeared in multiple music videos including Dem Boyz, The Boss, Here I Am, Cash flow and Shabba.
Her role in ‘The Wire' opened multiple opportunities for her in the movie industry. Thereafter, she has made appearances in movies like Da Sweet Blood of Jesus and Spike Lee’s movie Chi-Raq.
She also played the role of Roxy Barnes in Good Cop Bad Cop and appeared as a guest star in one of the episodes of CBS police procedural drama Blue Bloods. In 2009 Pearson was nominated for Vision Award in the category of Best Performance, but sadly she didn’t win.
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Pearson is popularly known as an actress but, she has also made her mark in the music industry and has featured in the song “It’s a Stick Up’ with Tony Yayo and Mazaradi Fox.
Further, she has featured with Snoop Dogg in the song ‘So Many Pros’ though she only had the speaking part. She was part of the video in which she appeared in 3 roles as live action montage of fake movie posters.
Besides Pearson has also written a Memoir titled ‘Grace After Midnight’ which showcases her troubled childhood and the time she spent in prison for second-degree murder.
Felicia has defined the true meaning of rags to riches. From working as a drug dealer, spending more than 6 years in prison and now a widely known actress. She definitely started from the bottom and has reached the top.
Pearson currently has a net worth of about $50 thousand. Do you think she deserves it? Of course, Yes!! she deserves it. She has shown a lot of dedication and hard work to reach where she is now.
Most of her income comes from her acting career and mainly from her role in The Wire. Additional income comes from her appearances in other TV series and music videos.
In 2016 Pearson has been cast in the reality show called 'Love and Hip Hop' which is one of her sources of income, allegedly earning about $25,000 per episode.
Looking at her Instagram account it looks like she has been organizing a lot of events and seems like she also performs in those events. Well, she must have earned a fair amount from all these events as well.
In August 2011, she was sentenced to a suspended seven-year prison term, with credit for time served, and given three years of supervised probation for the drug offenses. However, she is trying her best to turn her life around and make up for the time she spent in prison.
We wish her all the luck for the future and hope to see her rise even more.
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