Kerry Washington Net Worth
Kerry Washington net worth and salary: Kerry Washington is an American actress who has net worth of $25 million dollars. Born in The Bronx, New York, Kerry Washington began performing in theater productions as a teenager, and had her first professional role in an ABC Afterschool Special in the mid-90s. After graduating from George Washington University, she began pursuing a professional acting career full time, and made her film debut in "Our Song" in 2000. Since then, she has appeared in a steady string of film and television projects. Some of her film work has included roles in such productions as, "Save the Last Dance", "Bad Company", "Against the Ropes", "Mr. & Mrs. Smith", "The Last King of Scotland", and "For Colored Girls". On television, she has performed guest starring, recurring, or supporting roles on such shows as, "Law and Order", "NYPD Blue", "The Guardian", "Boston Legal", and "Psych". Recently, Kerry appeared on the big screen opposite Jamie Foxx in Quentin Tarantino's film, "Django Unchained".
From 2012 to 2018, Kerry starred on the smash hit ABC series, "Scandal". The show premiered on April 5, 2012 and ended on April 19, 2018 after 124 episodes. Washington starred in the movie Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer as Alicia Masters in 2007. She has won many awards including Best Actress at the BET Awards in 2013 for Scandal and Django Unchained. Washington has been nominated for Golden Globes in 2014 for Scandal and in 2017 for Confirmation. She was also nominated for Primetime Emmy Awards in 2013 and 2014 for Scandal and two more in 2016 for Confirmation. Washington was included on Time magazine's Time 100 list in 2014.
Personal life: In 2013, Kerry married NFL cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha. They have two children together. She is an activist who is a member of the Creative Coalition as well as V-Day which brings awareness to violence against girls and women.
Salary: In the early seasons of Scandal, Kerry earned $80,000 per episode, roughly $1.5 million per year. At her peak of the series Scandal, Kerry earned a salary per episode of $250,000, roughly $4.5 million. With endorsement earnings from contracts with companies like Neutrogena, Apple and Movado. All-in, she earned $13 million in 2016, $11 million in 2017 and $12 million in 2018, $36 million in those three years alone.
|Net Worth:||$25 Million|
|Salary:||$250 Thousand Per Episode|
|Date of Birth:||1977-01-31|
|Height:||5 ft 4 in (1.626 m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Narrator, Voice Actor|
|Nationality:||United States of America|