How Rich Is Actress Alyson Hannigan?

Alyson Hannigan is widely popular for her works as Willow Rosenberg on the TV series Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Lily Aldrin on How I Met Your Mother, and Michelle Flaherty in the American Pie film series.

As per various sources, actress Alyson is estimated to at around $35 million as of 2022. She made her acting debut in 1986 from Impure Thoughts, where she played Patty Stubbs. Some of her other notable work credits include The Wild Thornberrys, The ‘70s Show, Veronica Mars, Penn & Teller: Fool Us, and Kim Possible.

Short Personal Detail Of Actress Alyson Hannigan

Alyson Lee Hannigan was born on 24th March 1974 in Washington, D.C., the United States. She is the only child of Emilie Haas and Alan Hannigan. She is of American nationality and has Irish ancestry.

American Actress Alyson Hannigan hosts Penn & Teller: Fool UsImage Source: Yahoo
American Actress Alyson Hannigan hosts Penn & Teller: Fool Us

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She went to North Hollywood High School. She later enrolled at California State University, Northridge, from where she earned her degree in psychology.

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Career Highlight

Alyson got her first significant film role as Jessie Mills in the American sci-fiction comedy film My Stepmother Is an Alien alongside Dan Aykroyd, Kim Basinger, and Jon Lovitz.

In 1989, she joined the cast of short-lived ABC sitcom Free Spirit opposite Corinne Bohrer, Franc Luz, Paul Scherrer, and Edan Gross.

She gained public attention from her role as Willow Rosenberg in the TV series Buffy the Vampire Slayer. She then appeared in several films like American Pie, Boys and Girls, American Wedding, and more.

She made her West End debut from the stage adaptation of When Harry Met Sally… at the Theatre Royal Haymarket opposite Luke Perry.

From 2005, Alyson returned to the TV world with the leading role of Lily Aldrin in the hit comedy sitcom, How I Met Your Mother. The show starred Josh Radnor as Ted Mosby, Jason Segel as Marshall Eriksen, Cobie Smulders as Robin Scherbatsky, and Neil Patrick Harris as Barney Stinson.

Alyson as Lily Aldrin in How I Met Your MotherImage Source: Hindustan Times
Alyson as Lily Aldrin in How I Met Your Mother

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Moreover, she also played a recurring guest role as Trina Echolls on Veronica Mars alongside Kristen Bell, Teddy Dunn, and Jason Dohring.

Since 2016, Alyson hosted the television series Penn & Teller: Fool Us, which first aired on 7th January 2011.

Recently in 2019, Alyson played Ann Possible in the American comedy action-adventure TV film Kim Possible. She appeared in the movie alongside Sadie Stanley, Sean Giambrone, and Ciara Riley Wilson.

How Much Salary Did She Earn From How I Met Your Mother?

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Alyson Hannigan is worth $30 million as of November 2019. As per reports, she charges $225 thousand per episode for her work on TV shows.

Each cast member of How I Met Your Mother was paid $225,000 per episode-around $5 million per year.

As per various sources, an actor earns around $34,980, whereas a high profiler earns around $67,180 annually in the United States.

Alyson Hannigan Is Renting A Penthouse In Atlanta

According to Variety, the 45-year-old actress is renting a 2,498 square-foot penthouse in Atlanta, Georgia. The house features three bedrooms and three bathrooms for $6,500 per month.

Similarly, she and her husband, Alexis Denisof, owns a 5-bedroom, 8-bathroom house in Encino, California. They purchased the 5,472 square-foot home in 2017 for $7.95 million.

Actress Alyson sold her California house for $4.9 million Image Source: Variety
Actress Alyson sold her California house for $4.9 million 

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Back in May 2018, Alyson and Alexis sold their Santa Monica house for $4.9 million. She purchased the 4,186 square foot house with 5-bedroom, 5-bathroom a decade ago for half the price.

Who Is Her Husband?

Hannigan is married to actor Alexis Denisof who is also her Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel co-star. They exchanged their wedding vows on 11th October 2003 in Desert Hot Springs, California.

Alexis and Alyson with their daughters during the premiere of Kim PossibleImage Source: Yahoo
Alexis and Alyson with their daughters during the premiere of Kim Possible

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Together they share two daughters: Satyana Marie, who was born in March 2009, and Keeva Jane, born in May 2012.