Cloris Leachman Net Worth
Cloris Leachman Net Worth: Cloris Leachman is an American actress who has a net worth of $21 million. Cloris Leachman is probably best known for playing "Phyllis Lindstrom" in the Mary Tyler Moore Show in the 1970s. She also appeared in several Mel Brooks film like Young Frankenstein. Throughout her extensive career that has spanned over six decades, she has won eight Primetime Emmy Awards (more than any other performer) and one Daytime Emmy Award, among many other recognitions and accolades. Her portrayal of a lonely housewife in the 1971's drama The Last Picture Show fetched her critical praise and an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. However, it was playing the nosy, self-centered and manipulative landlady, Phyllis Lindstrom, on the 1970s TV series Mary Tyler Moore, and later on her own spinoff series, Phyllis that made Cloris Leachman infamous. After moving on from the Mary Tyler More Show and Phyllis, Leachman was featured in the last two seasons of The Facts of Life, and more recently on Fox's show Malcolm in the Middle (2000-2006) and the 2008 roast of Bob Saget. She is also no stranger to reality television having appeared on the seventh season of Dancing with the Stars, paired with Corky Ballas. At the time aged 82, she became the oldest contender on the show. In 2015, she also appeared on the hit reality series Celebrity Wife Swap, where she traded lives with actress, Pia Zadora. Back in her heyday, Cloris Leachman competed as Miss Chicago in the 20th Miss America pageant and placed in the Top 16.