American Actress China Anne McClain Is Just 19 But Successful: Her Career and Net Worth

Updated on 09 Apr, 2018 by

Child actress and singer China Anne McClain is all grown up now and is estimated to have a net worth of $600,000. McClain is among the artists in the industry who has been in the public from a very young age; she has been in the glitz and glamor since the age of 7.

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The 19-year-old is currently best known for her portrayal of leading character Jennifer Pierce in TV series Black Lightning, alongside actors Nafessa Williams and Cress Williams

Here, we are going to share details about her career, awards, net worth, and earnings. 

China Anne McClain career and awards

China entered the entertainment industry at the age of 7 as the member of girl group, McClain, alongside her sisters. Around the same time, she also made her debut as an actress appearing as Alexis in 2005 film The Gospel, starring Donnie McClurkinIdris Elba, and others. The following year, she was cast in another film named Madea's Family Reunion.



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2007 was the year for her to shine as she did not only appear in two other movies, Daddy's Little Girl and A Dennis the Menace Christmas, but also received her first starring role. Tyler Perry cast her as the lead character Jazmine Payne in the TV series, Tyler Perry's House of Payne. She appeared in the role for seven seasons until 2012. 

Watch China in Tyler Perry's House of Payne

Similarly, throughout the late 2000's, she appeared in films and TV shows like Hannah MontanaJimmy Kimmel Live!, Six Blocks Wide, and many others. 

Following numerous minor appearances in TV shows and films, she again was cast as the main character Chyna Parks in the TV series A.N.T. Farm. The role of her can be considered as a breakthrough role for her as she did not only gain a massive fan following but also won numerous awards for the work. 

Watch the trailer for A.N.T. Farm

In 2011, she won a NAMIC Vision Awards for Best Performance – Actress of Comedy followed by a NAMIC Vision Awards and an NAACP Image Awards in 2014. 

China Anne McClain's NAACP Image Award

China Anne McClain's NAACP Image Award

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Apart from  A.N.T. Farm, she also portrayed the lead character Freddie in 2015 TV show Descendants: Wicked World. And at the time, her musical career also spiked as her single Calling All The Monsters landed on the Billboard Hot 100 chart

Watch China in the trailer for Black Lightning