About Brooke Shields
It has been reported that the overall sum of Brooke Shields net worth reaches an estimate of 20 million dollars. Brooke Shields rose to fame when she was just a little girl and appeared on the screen, thus, establishing herself as a successful child actress. In addition to that, she is also known as a model, which is also adding a lot of financial success to Brooke Shields net worth.
In 1978, Brooke Shields gained a lot of success as well as positive criticism for her appearance in a movie called “Pretty Baby”. There, she was playing a leading part and actually the film itself received a lot of controversy. In the movie, Brooke Shields was casted for a part of a child prostitute living in New Orleans. Thus, receiving a lot of attention, Brooke Shields also continued to model and appeared in a variety of films in the 1980s, such as “Endless Love” and “The Blue Lagoon”, which also increased the total amount of Brooke Shields net worth.
However, in 1983, Brooke Shields quitted modelling and started to attend Princeton University. There, she was studying French literature and earned her BA degree.
In the 1990s, Brooke Shields returned to the screens and at first was appearing as minor roles in some films. In 1996, she was casted for a leading role of Susan in the TV series called “Suddenly Susan”, which ran till 2000. Currently, Brooke Shields is still involved into acting and one of her recent appearances has been in several TV shows, such as “Lipstick Jungle” and “That ’70s Show”. Thus, these involvements also served as one of the main sources of the current sum of Brooke Shields net worth.
Brooke Shields was born in 1965 in New York City. When she was just an infant, her mother decided that her daughter would get involved into entertainment industry. Her mother stated that Brooke Shields was the most good-looking baby in the world and that she was going to help her to get involved into show business.
Thus, before she turned 1 years old, Brooke Shields was already working as a model. Her first modelling job was for products of Ivory Soap. When she was 12 years old, Brooke Shields was casted for a role which made her famous, that being in the previously mentioned movie called “Pretty Baby”, which received a lot of controversy and made Brooke Shields a notorious person at a young age.