Patty Hearst Net Worth
Patty Hearst is an American Heiress, socialite and actress who has a net worth of $45 million. Patty Hearst has earned her net worth as an Heiress and granddaughter of William Randolph Hearst an American publishing tycoon, as well as the great-granddaughter of millionaire George Hearst. She is 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. 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. She 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 is the founders of the Hibernia Bank, which owns the branch that Patty and the SLA robbed. She is married to Bernard Shaw her former bodyguard, and they have two children. The family currently lives in Garrison, New York, and 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, the latest actress Natasha Richardson played the role of Patty. There was another movie about the media frenzy surrounding the Symbionese Liberation Army "Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst" was directed by Robert Stone in 2004. 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".