Naturi Cora Maria Naughton is famous as Naturi Naughton among her fans. Naturi is an American actress, rapper, and a songwriter. The actress is prominent for her role in various American films like Fame, Notorious. She was also a part of American girl group R&B trio 3LW alongside Adrienne Bailon, and Kiely Williams.
She also made her appearances in American television series The Client List. She played the role of Kendra in the series. Also, she managed to appear in American crime drama Power as Tasha St. Patrick. The American actress who is famous among her fans has a handful of net worth. Discover about her multiple careers and net worth below.
Naturi Multiple Careers
Being born and raised up in East Orange, New Jersey, Naturi was interested in music since her young age. During her school days, she sang her national anthem at various events in New Jersey which was appreciated by many. Let’s find out more about her career in depth.
Life With 3LW
At the young age of 15, Naturi along with her two friends opened up a group known as 3LW. Together they managed to release their first single, "No More (Baby I'ma Do Right) at the end of 2000.
Their second single "Playas Gon' Play" got released in early 2001. On December 5, the group released their debut album 3LW, which helped to earn them a good amount of love and support. The very album managed to sell 1.3 million copies in the U.S.
Later in the summer of 2001, the group went on the MTV Total Request Live with American girl group Destiny’s Child's, Nelly, Eve, and Jessica Simpson. In collaboration with the 3LW group, Naturi managed to release various albums, Same Game, Different Rules, I Do (Wanna Get Close To You) to name a few. Later on, Naturi left the group after complications aroused between them.
Solo work as a Musician
Talking about her solo work, Naughton recorded five tracks for the American musical film Fame on August 25, 2009. With her song, she managed to peak at No. 33 on the UK Singles Chart.
Her single also managed to reach the Top 20 in Finland, Portugal, and Norway. In the year 2010, her extended play was released which was entitled as Fame Presents Naturi Naughton as Denise: Didn't I Tell You.
Naturi's Acting Career
Talking about Naturi’s career in acting, she appeared in American musical drama Hairspray throughout 2005 to 2008 as Little Inez. In the year 2009, she portrayed a Grammy Award-winning rap artist Lil' Kim in a biopic Notorious. Also, she was cast as Denise, an aspiring singer in American film Fame.
In August 2010, Naughton appeared in an episode of the AMC drama television series Mad Men as Lane Pryce. That same month, Naughton also appeared in Warner Bros. comedy film Lottery Ticket.
Later in the year 2011, Naughton appeared in the drama television series The Playboy Club. The same year, she also managed to appear in an episode of FXX sitcom It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia where she portrays the role of a 1970s jazz club singer Shadynasty.
In December 2011, Naughton appeared in Lifetime drama television series The Client List opposite Jennifer Love Hewitt. She portrays the role of Kendra in the series.
In the year 2012, Naughton appeared in the BET original film Let The Church Say Amen. Talking about her current affairs, she appears as Tasha St. Patrick Naughton in the Starz drama Power.
Net Worth and Salary of Naughton
American actress Naturi's net worth is tremendous. The actress is the owner of $800 thousand. With her involvement in numerous films and series, she has managed to make up her worth.
Her 2008 movie Notorious managed to backpack $43 million worldwide. Similarly, her 2008 movie Fame also helped her to make a good amount of money as the theatre performance of the very movie was $77 million worldwide.
It's not only her career as an actor that has managed to earn her such a sum but her singing career has contributed to her net worth. Her first single No More (Baby I’ma Do Right) from 3LW managed to sell 1.3 million copies.
The star currently resides at the 793-square-foot luxurious mansion that includes two-bedroom and two-bathroom in Brooklyn condo which is worth of $895,000. This may sound a little tiny but let us tell you that her condo is no less than any luxurious mall that incorporates various services.