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Rita Wilson Net Worth

Rita Wilson Net Worth 2018: Wiki, Married, Family, Wedding, Salary, Siblings

Rita Wilson net worth is
$20 Million

Rita Wilson Wiki/Biography

Rita Wilson was born Margarita Ibrahimoff on 26 October 1956 in Los Angeles, California. She is producer, singer and actress, most known for her rile in films such as ‘Runaway Bride,’ ‘The Story of Us,’ ‘Jingle All the Way,’ ‘Now and Then,’ and ‘Sleepless in Seattle.’

Are you wondering what the net worth of Rita Wilson is, as of early 2016? According to credible sources, Rita has an estimated net worth of about $20 million. She has acquired this kind of fortune mostly as an actress, starring many films and appearing in many TV series. She has also produced a couple of films including the famous ‘My Big Fat Greek Wedding,’ which grossed millions of dollars.

Rita Wilson Net Worth $20 Million

Rita Wilson is the daughter of a Greek mother, Dorothy, and Bulgarian father, Pomak. She was passionate about acting from an early age and started her career in an appearance on the series ‘The Brady Bunch.’ Since then she has appeared in various films such as ‘Volunteers,’ ‘Barbarians at the gate,’ ‘Teen Witch,’ ‘The Bonfire of the Vanities,’ ‘Sleepless in Seattle,’ and ‘Mixed Nuts,’ among many others. Some of her TV credits include ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm,’ ‘Frasier,’ ‘The Good Wife,’ ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit’ and ‘Body of Proof.’ Her works both as an actress and TV personality have seen her earn a lot of money, adding to her net worth with every episode and film she appears in.

In her personal life, Rita Wilson married Tom Hanks, a fellow actor, in 1988, and the couple has two sons: Truman and Chester. She has two stepchildren from her husbands past marriage called Elizabeth and Colin Hanks. Rita has a soft heart for charity. She has contributed Jewelry made of 14k gold and sterling silver to Moffitt Cancer Center. In April 2015, she made it public that she was diagnosed with cancer of the breast. She currently appears in a Broadway Show called ‘Fish in the Dark,’


Full NameRita Wilson
Net Worth$20 Million
Date Of BirthOctober 26, 1956
Place Of BirthLos Angeles, California
Height1.72 m
ProfessionActress, singer, producer
EducationLondon Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, Hollywood High School
NationalityAmerican
SpouseTom Hanks (m. 1988)
ChildrenChet Hanks, Truman Theodore Hanks
ParentsDorothy Wilson, Allan Wilson
SiblingsChris Wilson, Lily Wilson
Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/RitaWilson/
Twitterhttps://twitter.com/RitaWilson
Instagramhttp://www.instagram.com/ritawilson
IMDBwww.imdb.com/name/nm0001854
AwardsSatellite Award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries or Television Film, PGA Visionary Vanguard Award, Glamour Award for The Crusaders
NominationsGolden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy, Producers Guild of America Award for Best Theatrical Motion Picture
MoviesRunaway Bride, The Story of Us, Jingle All the Way, Now and Then, Sleepless in Seattle, ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm, Frasier, The Good Wife, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Body of Proof, My Big Fat Greek Wedding
#Quote
1I've never wanted to be a big star. I just want to keep on working.
#Fact
1(April 14, 2015) Was recently diagnosed with breast cancer and has undergone a double mastectomy and reconstructive surgery. She will return to work to the Broadway play on May 5.
2Gave birth to her 2nd child at age 39, a son named Truman Theodore Hanks on December 26, 1995. Child's father is her husband, Tom Hanks.
3Her father, Hassan Halilov Ibrahimoff, left Bulgaria in 1947, two years after the Soviet Union seized the government. He moved to the United States on May 4, 1949. Due to his sympathy with the United States, he was declared enemy of the state by the Bulgarian government.
4Attended Princess Diana's funeral with her husband, Tom Hanks.
5Made her Broadway debut as a Roxie Hart replacement in "Chicago".
6Attended Hollywood High School in California and later studied at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA) in England. One of her classmates at LAMDA was Deborah Moore, and they have since become close friends.
7Won a Los Angeles Drama-Logue Award for Best Actress for her stage performance in "As You Like It".
8Her father chose to change their last name to Wilson, because that was the name of the street they lived on.
9Her niece, Kristen Reeves, is an entertainment reporter for Orange County TV.
10Her niece, Carly Reeves, appears on-screen with her in the movie Raise Your Voice (2004) starring Hilary Duff.
11She is widely credited with landing Nia Vardalos a movie deal for My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002) (now the top money making independent film of all time, surpassing the $200 million mark), after seeing Vardalos perform her autobiographical one-woman show. She got her husband (Tom Hanks) to set up the film at his company, Playtone, which shopped it around to financiers and distributors on the strength of the Hanks-Wilson seal of approval. (Side note: Rita and Tom had a "Big Fat Greek Wedding" of their own in 1988).
12Sister-in-law of Jim Hanks.
13Stepmother of Colin Hanks and Elizabeth Hanks.
14Older sister, Lily (teacher); and her younger brother, Chris Wilson, is the composer of My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002).
15Her father was a Pomak (Bulgarian Muslim), who was born in Greece and lived in Bulgaria and Turkey, and who worked at a racetrack; he changed his name to Allan Wilson. Her mother, Dorothy, of Greek origin, was born and raised in a Greek village on the Albanian border.
16She originally met Tom Hanks in 1981 on the set of Bosom Buddies (1980) when she guest-starred as Peter Scolari's Satan-worshiping girlfriend. But their relationship wasn't kindled until they were reunited on the set of Volunteers (1985).
17Gave birth to her 1st child at age 33, a son named Chester Marlon Hanks on August 4, 1990. Child's father is her husband, Tom Hanks.

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Pitch2016TV SeriesAndrea Barton
Brother Nature2016Cathy Turley
My Big Fat Greek Wedding 22016Anna
CollegeHumor Originals2016TV SeriesAnita Taiton
Girls2013-2016TV SeriesEvie Michaels
Full Circle2015TV SeriesShelly Rezko
The Good Wife2011-2014TV SeriesViola Walsh
Dawn Patrol2014/IIIShelia
Kiss Me2014/IEdith
The Tutor2013ShortTina
Jewtopia2012Arlene Lipschitz
Body of Proof2012TV SeriesRuth Stone
The Carrier2011ShortHelen
Larry Crowne2011Wilma Q. Gammelgaard
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit2011TV SeriesBree Mazelon
The Art of Getting By2011Vivian Sargent
It's Complicated2009Trisha
Old Dogs2009/IJenna
My Life in Ruins2009Elinor
Beautiful Ohio2006Mrs. Messerman
Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D2005Documentary shortBeta Station Commander (voice)
The Chumscrubber2005Terri Bratley
Raise Your Voice2004Francis Fletcher
The Wild Thornberrys2003TV SeriesKua
My Big Fat Greek Life2003TV SeriesAriana
Auto Focus2002Anne Crane
Curb Your Enthusiasm2001TV SeriesAnne Michaelson
Frasier1999-2001TV SeriesHester Crane Mia Preston
The Glass House2001Grace Avery-Baker (uncredited)
Perfume2001Roberta
The Story of Us1999Rachel
Runaway Bride1999Ellie Graham
Invisible Child1999TV MovieAnnie Beeman
Psycho1998Caroline
From the Earth to the Moon1998TV Mini-SeriesSusan Borman
Mad About You1998TV SeriesLindsay Krbusk
No Dogs Allowed1996Short
Jingle All the Way1996Liz Langston
That Thing You Do!1996Margueritte
If These Walls Could Talk1996TV MovieLeslie (segment "1996")
Now and Then1995Chrissy
Mixed Nuts1994Catherine
Sleepless in Seattle1993Suzy
Barbarians at the Gate1993TV MovieCarolyne Roehm-Kravis
Civil Wars1992TV SeriesMargot Wilkenson
Tales from the Crypt1991TV SeriesJess Gilchrist
The Bonfire of the Vanities1990P.R. Woman
WIOU1990TV SeriesEllen Zaret
Sisters1990TV MovieKate Morrison
Midnight Caller1989-1990TV SeriesConnie Zymak
Sinners1990Margaret
Teen Witch1989Dancer
Moonlighting1989TV SeriesCarla McCabe
Thirtysomething1988TV SeriesAdrienne
Sonny Spoon1988TV SeriesJolene
CBS Summer Playhouse1988TV SeriesChina Seasons
2271986TV SeriesDr. Peterson
Who's the Boss?1986TV SeriesShirley
Volunteers1985Beth Wexler
Legmen1984TV SeriesCathy
Three's Company1983TV SeriesAgnes Platt
Happy Days1982-1983TV SeriesBarbara McManus / Roxanne
M*A*S*H1982TV SeriesLt. Lacey, RN Nurse Lacey
Mr. Merlin1982TV SeriesBeverly
Bosom Buddies1981TV SeriesCindy
Cheech and Chong's Next Movie1980Hostage
B.J. and the Bear1980TV SeriesSuzanne
A Man Called Sloane1979TV SeriesKathy
Hawaii Five-O1979TV SeriesMary Ellen Klane
Flying High1978TV SeriesDebbie
The Day It Came to Earth1977Debbie
Lou Grant1977TV SeriesChristine Farrell
Movin' On1974TV SeriesPenny
The Brady Bunch1972TV SeriesPat Conway

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
My Big Fat Greek Wedding 22016producer
My Life in Ruins2009executive producer
Mamma Mia!2008executive producer
Connie and Carla2004executive producer
My Big Fat Greek Life2003TV Series executive producer - 1 episode
My Big Fat Greek Wedding2002producer

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonTV Series performer - 1 episode, 2016 writer - 1 episode, 2016
My Big Fat Greek Wedding 22016performer: "Even More Mine" / writer: "Even More Mine"
Dawn Patrol2014/IIIperformer: "Bad Things'

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Trap2007/IShort

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
American Experience2005TV Series documentary special thanks - 1 episode

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The 69th Annual Tony Awards2015TV MovieHerself - Presenter: Best Direction of a Play
Late Show with David Letterman1995-2015TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest
The 83rd Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade2014TV MovieHerself
The National Christmas Tree Lighting2014TV SpecialHerself
Bystander Revolution2014TV Series documentaryHerself
Late Night with Seth Meyers2014TV SeriesHerself
Hollywood Game Night2014TV SeriesHerself - Celebrity Player
Watch What Happens: Live2012-2014TV SeriesHerself - Guest / Herself
EE British Academy Film Awards: The Red Carpet Show2014TV SpecialHerself
The EE British Academy Film Awards2014TV SpecialHerself
The Night That Changed America: A Grammy Salute to the Beatles2014TV SpecialHerself (audience) (uncredited)
2014 Golden Globe Arrivals Special2014TV SpecialHerself - Interviewee
E! Live from the Red Carpet2008-2014TV SeriesHerself
Good Day L.A.2013TV SeriesHerself
The 67th Annual Tony Awards2013TV Movie documentaryHerself - Audience Member (uncredited)
The 38th Annual Gracie Awards2013TV SpecialHerself
Big Morning Buzz Live2012-2013TV SeriesHerself
Live with Kelly and Michael2012-2013TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Broadway.com Show2013TV SeriesHerself
Conan2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards2012TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
American Idol2008-2012TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Audience
Piers Morgan Tonight2012TV SeriesHerself
The Conversation2012TV SeriesHerself
Who Do You Think You Are?2012TV Series documentaryHerself
Visionaries: Inside the Creative Mind2011TV Series documentaryHerself
The 83rd Annual Academy Awards2011TV SpecialHerself (uncredited)
The 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards2011TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member (uncredited)
Curb: The Discussion2010TV SeriesHerself
The 82nd Annual Academy Awards2010TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member (uncredited)
The 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards2010TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
Rachael Ray2009TV SeriesHerself
The Promise of Tomorow 1940-19602009DocumentaryHerself
The 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards2009TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
The 60th Primetime Emmy Awards2008TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member (uncredited)
AFI's 10 Top 10: America's 10 Greatest Films in 10 Classic Genres2008TV MovieHerself
The 80th Annual Academy Awards2008TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
The 79th Annual Academy Awards2007TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
The 60th Annual Tony Awards2006TV SpecialHerself - Presenter: Best Revival of a Musical
Late Night with Conan O'Brien2006TV SeriesHerself
The 78th Annual Academy Awards2006TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
Steve Martin: An American Cinematheque Tribute2005TV SpecialHerself
The 29th Annual People's Choice Awards2003TV SpecialHerself
Tinseltown TV2003TV SeriesHerself
E! True Hollywood Story2001-2003TV Series documentaryHerself
The 14th Annual Producers Guild of America Awards2003TV SpecialHerself - Winner
The 60th Annual Golden Globe Awards2003TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
The Daily Show2002TV SeriesHerself
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Tom Hanks2002TV SpecialHerself
The 74th Annual Academy Awards2002TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
The 59th Annual Golden Globe Awards2002TV Special documentaryHerself
The 73rd Annual Academy Awards2001TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
7th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards2001TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
The 58th Annual Golden Globe Awards2001TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
Backstory2001TV Series documentaryHerself - Actress
'Psycho' Path1999Video short documentaryHerself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1993-1999TV SeriesHerself
The Martin Short Show1999TV SeriesHerself
Telling the Story of Us1999TV Short documentaryHerself
Saturday Night Live 251999TV Special documentaryHerself - Audience Member (uncredited)
The 71st Annual Academy Awards1999TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member (uncredited)
The 56th Annual Golden Globe Awards1999TV Movie documentaryHerself - Audience Member
Famous Families1998TV Series documentaryHerself
The Rosie O'Donnell Show1996-1998TV SeriesHerself
HBO First Look1998TV Series documentaryHerself
Hollywood Salutes Arnold Schwarzenegger: An American Cinematheque Tribute1998TV SpecialHerself
The 18th Annual CableACE Awards1996TV SpecialHerself - Presenter
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Steven Spielberg1996TV Special documentaryHerself (uncredited)
The 68th Annual Academy Awards1996TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
The 53rd Annual Golden Globe Awards1996TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
The Annual 1995 ShoWest Awards1995TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
The 67th Annual Academy Awards1995TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
The 52nd Annual Golden Globe Awards1995TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
The 66th Annual Academy Awards1994TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
The 51st Annual Golden Globe Awards1994TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
The 64th Annual Academy Awards1992TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member (uncredited)
The 62nd Annual Academy Awards1990TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
Saturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary1989TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member (uncredited)
The 61st Annual Academy Awards1989TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member (uncredited)
The 46th Annual Golden Globe Awards1989TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
The 59th Annual Academy Awards1987TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
Untitled Carlyle Documentary2017Documentary post-productionHerself
Entertainment Tonight2007-2016TV SeriesHerself
Extra2007-2016TV SeriesHerself
Stand Up to Cancer2016TV SpecialHerself
Making the Greekquel2016Video documentary shortHerself
The Late Late Show with James Corden2016TV SeriesHerself - Musical Guest
The Talk2013-2016TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest Co-Hostess
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2016TV SeriesHerself - Musical Guest
Today2014-2016TV SeriesHerself - Musical Guest / Herself - Guest / Herself
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2007-2016TV SeriesHerself - Musical Guest / Herself
Everything Is Copy2015DocumentaryHerself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Insider2015-2016TV SeriesHerself
Extra2015-2016TV SeriesHerself
Entertainment Tonight2014-2016TV SeriesHerself
Inside Edition2015TV Series documentaryHerself
Conspiracy2015TV Series documentaryHerself
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2014TV SeriesHerself
Visionado obligado2011TV SeriesLiz Langston
Saturday Night Live in the '90s: Pop Culture Nation2007TV Special documentaryHerself - Audience Member (uncredited)
Cannes 2006: Crónica de Carlos Boyero2006TV MovieHerself
101 Most Unforgettable SNL Moments2004TV MovieHerself (uncredited)
Celebrities Uncensored2003TV SeriesHerself
Biography2002TV Series documentaryHerself

Won Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2009NBR AwardNational Board of Review, USABest Acting by an EnsembleIt's Complicated (2009)
2003Visionary AwardPGA AwardsMy Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)
2003Showmanship AwardPublicists Guild of AmericaMotion Picture
1999Golden Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Actress in a Supporting Role in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for TelevisionFrom the Earth to the Moon (1998)

Nominated Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2003PGA AwardPGA AwardsOutstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion PicturesMy Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)
1996Stinker AwardThe Stinkers Bad Movie AwardsWorst Supporting ActressJingle All the Way (1996)

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