Patty Hearst Net Worth
Patty Hearst Net Worth: Patty Hearst is an American Heiress, socialite and actress who has a net worth of $50 million. Patty Hearst has earned her net worth as a granddaughter of American publishing tycoon William Randolph Hearst. She is a great-granddaughter of millionaire industrialist George Hearst.
Patty is perhaps best-known for her involvement with the Symbionese Liberation Army (SLA) after her kidnapping in 1974. She ultimately helped her kidnappers the SLA further their cause and was a participant in a bank robbery. She claimed she was brainwashed by the group. Hearst spent two years in prison for her involvement. Her sentence was commuted by President Jimmy Carter. President Bill Clinton gave Hearst a presidential pardon in 2001 on his last day in office.
Hearst occasionally gives media interviews about the SLA incidents and she has had some minor acting roles. The 1982 autobiography about Hearst titled Every Secret Thing, was made into a biographical film by Paul Schrader in 1988. Actress Natasha Richardson played the role of Patty. Another movie about the media frenzy surrounding the Symbionese Liberation Army "Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst", was directed by Robert Stone in 2004.
Patty Hearst was born in San Francisco, California on February 20, 1954. She grew up in Hillsborough a wealthy suburb of San Francisco. She was educated at the Santa Catalina School in Monterey, and the Crystal Springs School for Girls in Hillsborough. One of Patty's closest friends was Patricia Tobin. The Tobin family founded Hibernia Bank, which ironically owned the branch that Patty and the SLA robbed later in life.
Two months after being released from prison, in 1979, Patty married her bodyguard Bernard Shaw. They were together until his death in 2013. They had two children together including model/actress Lydia Hearst. The family lived primarily in Garrison, New York. In 2016, Lydia Hearst married television host Chris Hardwick.
Some of Patty's minor acting roles include the films Cry-Baby, Serial Mom, Pecker, Cecil B. DeMented, and A Dirty Shame. Several musical groups have recorded songs about Hearst and the SLA such as; Ice Cube's song Cave Bitch, Frank Turner's song, "I am Disappeared," and Smoke Or Fire's song, "The Patty Hearst Syndrome".
|Net Worth:||$50 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Feb 20, 1954 (65 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft 2 in (1.6 m)|
|Nationality:||United States of America|