Jennifer Mary Elfman, professionally known as Jenna Elfman, is an actress based in the United States. She is best known for her role in sitcom Dharma & Greg alongside other actors like Thomas Gibson, Susan Sullivan, and others. The actress who has a very bubbly and goofy persona started her career in the industry back in 1997 and has also served as a producer.
Born on 30th September 1971, the 46-year-old is currently married to her husband Bodhi Elfman. Bodhi is also an American actor best known for his recurring role in the popular TV series Criminal Minds alongside lead actors Shemar Moore and A. J. Cook.
Jenna has an estimated net worth of $16million. Below, we are going to share information about her net worth, salary, career, and awards.
Jenna Elfman net worth and salary
Jenna has an estimated net worth of $16 million. Apart from her net worth, there are no exact details about her salary and earnings. However, according to Richest, in 2009, she earned $125,000 for every episode of Accidentally on Purpose.
Moreover, other earnings from some of her movies like Damages, Friends with Benefits, Growing Up Fisher, etc., are $2.2 million, $1.29 million and $2.79 million respectively. Jenna's primary source of income is her career as an actress, but she also earns a reasonable sum of money by endorsing products. Sources claim that she makes $500,000 just by endorsing products.
Jenna Elfman career and awards
Jenna made her debut in the acting industry in 1992 appearing in minor roles in TV series like Murder, She Wrote. Throughout the mid 90's, the actress appeared in several minor non-credited roles in TV series and finally in 1997, she appeared in a prominent role as Tanya in the film, Grosse Pointe Blank.
Moreover, she was also cast as one of the lead characters in TV series Townies as Shannon Canotis, but it is not considered as her best work.
Again in 1997, she played Dharma in a TV series, Dharma & Greg. She gained worldwide recognition from the role and won numerous awards for the role which include a Golden Globe Award, a TV Guide Award, and nominations for many other awards.
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The actress has also appeared on popular TV series Two and a Half Men alongside Charlie Sheen, Jon Cryer, Ashton Kutcher and others. Talking about Kutcher, she also appeared in film Friends with Benefits alongside his wife Mila Kunis, and Justin Timberlake.
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Some of her other notable works are in 1600 Penn as Emily Nash Gilchrist, So You Think You Can Dance as a guest judge, Big Stone Gap, and others. She is also a voice actress and has voice acted in films like CyberWorld, The Tangerine Bear, etc.
Meanwhile, the actress is portraying the role of Naomi in 2018 TV series Fear the Walking Bead and Alice in Imaginary Mary.
Jenna Elfman with her Golden Globe Award
Talking about awards, she has won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress- TV series Musical or Comedy in 1999 and 2 TV Guide Award for Favourite Actress in a Comedy in 1999 and 2000. Apart from these, the actress has not won any other award to date.