Australian actress Cate Blanchett earning good salary today while her net worth is now $45 million dollars. Catherine Elise Blanchett has a house, good salary and a loving husband. She has made a mark in the movie industry through her clean and natural acting and striking good looks. Born in Melbourne, Ivanhoe, Australia, Blanchett grew up with two other siblings, one brother and one sister.
|Name||Catherine Elise Blanchett|
|Net Worth||$45 Million|
|Source of Income||Acting|
|Annual Salary||$4 Million|
|Voyage of Time||$7,867,000|
|Jungle Book: Origins||$4,870,000|
|Birth Date||May 14, 1969|
|Ethnicity||English, Scottish, Northern Irish and French|
Her mother was a teacher and a property developer at her home town, while her father was initially a Navy officer but later worked as an advertisement executive. At the age of 10 years, Blanchett’s father died of heart attack and the three of the children were brought up by her mother. Bhanchett is believed to have English-Scottish-French roots. She attended the Ivanhoe Primary School and later studied performing arts from the famous “Methodist Ladies College”. During her childhood she was an ambivert but later as a teenager she became rebellious and developed Punk and Goth attitude and style. She even shaved her head off at one point of time.
Mom of 4 children, Cate Blanchett has a total net worth of $45 million today and happily married with Andrew Upton.
Blanchett started her acting career through theater and stage plays. She played in an Egyptian film Kaboria where she acted as an American cheerleader. She graduated in 1992 from the National Institute of Drama, Sydney. The same year she joined the Sydney Theatre Group and acted in the play Electra. Her performance in Hamlet in 1995 attracted attention and she started working in TV series. She made her debut on television through TV miniseries Heartland and soon bagged a role in her first movie Paradise Road in 1997. She went on to act in several other award winning movies like Elizabeth, The Hobbit Triology, Cinderella, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Lord of the Rings, How To Train Your Dragon 2 to name a few. Blanchett is also the patron and brand ambassador for AFI and SK-II cosmetic range. She also has strong views regarding politics and feminism.
Blanchett married playwriter and screenwriter Andrew Upton in 1997 after dating him for a year. They met on a TV show set and instantly started sharing the affinity. She has four children, one of who is adopted. After living 10 years of her life in Brighton, England, Blanchett shifted to Hunter’s Hill in Australia and has been living there since 2006. She is also the first Australian to win nomination for Academy Award for the same role in two different movies.