Tony Campisi's ex-wife Kathy Bates is a 14-time Emmy Award-nominated actress. The 71-year-old American actress has collected a high figure of money from her acting career. Kathy's income grew by almost half a million in 2017. Her yearly salary was over $3.4 million in 2016.
Bates portrayed the role of the ghost of Charlie Sheen's character Charlie Harper in an episode of the WB TV series Two and a Half Men and was able to grab her first Prime Time Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy series after nine nominations.
Bates also starred in the horror TV series American Horror Story. She played the character Delphine LaLaurie in the third season for the first time in 2013 and also won an Emmy Award for her role.
Kathy Bates' big-screen roles mostly include the movies before 2000. She appeared in the 1990 crime drama film Misery, and in Fried Green Tomatoes a year later. In 2001, she appeared in the American drama-comedy Six Feet Under that premiered on HBO.
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Moreover, she also performed in NBC's comedy series The Office alongside Steve Carell. The series was aired in 2005 and ended in 2013. By 2013, Bates' salary had tremendously increased, and her net worth was around $25 million. Likewise, her earning that year was around $2.5 million.
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Later, Kathy appeared in the third season of American Horror Story and won an award for her performance. Following this, she returned as Ethel Darling in the fifth and sixth season of the series.
Her income from her appearance in American Horror Story alone was around $4.2 million, and her net worth was $32 million in 2016. She also won an Emmy Award for her role in the series. As of now, her net worth figure has not changed and stayed the same.
Recently, Bates starred in the lead role in the first season of Netflix's original series Disjointed, written by Chuck Lorre, which aired in August 2017. In the series, she played the character of Ruth Whitefeather Feldman. Besides, she also played Molly Brown in the James Cameron 1997 film Titanic. The movie stars Leonardo DiCaprio in the lead role.
Kathy is the chairperson of the Lymphatic Education and Research Networks board and also the national spokesperson for Lymphedema. Likewise, aside from acting, her endorsement deals also add up to her earning by an estimated $800K every vyear.
Kathy Bates has also appeared in the popular TurboTax advertisement. She is also a popular public speaker who has given speeches for numerous organizations. Kathy is said to charge between $50,000 and $75,000 for speaking.
Bates also has her own motion pictures star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, which she achieved in 2016, and it is located at 6927 Hollywood Boulevard.
Bates owns a house in Los Angeles, which she bought in 2001 for $2.9 million. The house features eight bedrooms, four bathrooms, a spa, a sunroom, and a swimming pool.