About Jennifer Jason Leigh
It has been estimated that the overall amount of the current Jennifer Jason Leigh net worth reaches 5 million dollars, which she has accumulated because of her career as an actress. In addition to acting, she has expanded her work in cinema industry as she also became a producer, director and writer. In the 1970s, Jennifer Jason Leigh started acting and soon became a teen idol. At that time, she appeared mostly as a guest star in some TV programs.
In 1982, she got her breakthrough, which was in the film called “Fast Times at Ridgemont High”, where she played the role of Stacy Hamilton. When she became a grown-up, Jennifer Jason Leigh continued her successful acting career. She received good reviews for her appearances in films “Last Exit to Brooklyn” and “Miami Blues”, which also increased the total size of Jennifer Jason Leigh net worth. In 1991, she was chosen to appear in a production by Ron Howard, called “Backdraft”. One year later, the actress appeared in the drama film called “Single White Female”.
In 1993, Jennifer Jason Leigh got a chance to appear in the ensemble film made by Robert Altman, called “Short Cuts”.
In 1994, she collaborated with the Coen brothers, when she appeared in their film called “The Hudsucker Proxy”. In the same year, Jennifer Jason Leigh starred in another film, called “Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle”. For her work in this film, she was nominated for a Golden Globe Award. In 1995, she teamed up with her mother, Barbara Turner, when she appeared in a film, written by her, called “Georgia”. Thus, all of these film appearances made her name more known and also added up to the total sum of Jennifer Jason Leigh net worth. In 2001, Jennifer Jason Leigh became known as a director, when she worked with Alan Cumming in the film called “The Anniversary Party”.
In the 2000s, Jennifer Jason Leigh continued her career as an actress. In 2002, she starred in the film called “Road to Perdition”. In 2007, she worked with her ex-husband Noah Baumbach, as she appeared in the film directed by him, called “Margot at the Wedding”. In addition to her film work, she is also known from some TV programs, including “Weeds”, where she appeared as Jill Price-Gray. In 2015, Jennifer Jason Leigh appeared as a voice actress in the production by Charlie Kaufman, called “Anomalisa”, where she voiced the character named Lisa. Therefore, all of these appearances of hers have increased Jennifer Jason Leigh net worth even more.
Jennifer Jason Leigh was praised a lot for her work in the film by Quentin Tarantino, called “The Hateful Eight”, where she played the part of Daisy Domergue. Jennifer Jason Leigh, for her appearance in this film, was awarded nominations for the Golden Globe Award, BAFTA, Critic’s Choice Award and Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Therefore, her work as an actress not only made her popular and rich, but also earned her numerous accolades, nominations and awards.