Molly Ringwald is a very famous name in the movie industry. Looking at her amazing work in her career, everyone can say that she has made some huge fortune. And, if you are thinking the same then yes you are correct. Do you want to know more about what kind of money she makes? Well, you have come to the right place.
picture: Molly Ringwald
Picture: young Molly in "Facts of Life" Vs grown-up Molly
Molly Ringwald has an estimated net worth of around $11 million. Are you surprised? Well, we suggest you not to be so because she deserves each penny of her net worth. Although her salary is unknown, we can pretty much guarantee that it is in the higher six-figure mark. Ever since her childhood, she has been a really hard working child. At an early age of 5, she started her career as an actress. Her first album was recorded when she was only 6 years old. She appeared in “Alice in Wonderland” and “The New Mickey Mouse Club”. Besides she was also seen in “Diff’rent Strokes” and “Facts of Life” as a young actor.
Picture: Molly in "The Breakfast Club"
In 1980, she performed as the lead vocalist of two Disney albums. Her film “The Breakfast Club,” whose actual budget was only $1 million, was a blockbuster as it made over $51 million. This movie raised her to fame and increased her net worth tremendously. Besides, the movie was not only awarded a Silver Bucket of Excellence but was also featured on the list of the Best 1000 Movies Ever assembled by The New York Times magazine.
Picture: Molly in "The Secret Life of American Teenager"
Molly’s another romantic movie “Pretty in Pink” also earned $41 million and became a super-hit. However, we should not only remember her as a teen actress. She played a role in “The Pick-Up Artist” as well in which she has acted as a matured woman. After that, many movies lined up on her door. She has appeared “Strike It Rich”, “Fresh Horses”, “Sixteen Candles”, “The Breakfast Club” etc. She is best known for her role as Anne Juergens in a TV show called “The Secret Life of the American Teenager”.
Because of her hard work and dedication, she has not only been nominated but has also received many awards such Golden Globe Awards, Young Artist Awards, as well as MTV Movie Awards. In the past, TIME also listed her as Top 10 teen idol.
Hence, by knowing the amazing career of Molly, we can say with full confidence that her net worth and salary goes hand in hand with her career.