The Golden Globe Award-winning American actress Jennifer Garner is famous for her work in the spy-action thriller Alias (2001- 2006).
It earned her a Golden Globe in 2002 for Best Actress- Television Series Drama & even more, got her 4 Primetime Emmy nominations.
Professional since 1995, Garner’s totals 58 acting credits so far & has appeared in box-office hit films such as Daredevil (2003), Charlotte’s Web (2006), Juno (2007) and Valentine’s Day (2010).
Along with acting such a promising acting career, Jennifer’s venture in business also turned handy, earning her a bunch of money. The co-founder of organic food company Once Upon a Farm (founded in 2018), Jennifer also serves as its Chief Brand Officer.
What Is Jennifer Garner’s Net Worth In 2020?
With a career spanning over 2 decades in the acting industry, Jennifer Garner’s success has led her to the millionaire’s club.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, the 47-year-old actress has a net worth of $80 million as of March 2020.
Indeed, she collected such a hefty sum through the payroll of the films as well as a producer of some. Furthermore, her company Once Upon a Farm aid for the additional flow of revenue.
Salary From TV Series ‘Alias’ & Movie Appearances
Having worked in Harvest of Fire (1996, TV film) and Dead Man’s Walk (1996, miniseries), Jennifer’s earned a featured role in the TV series Time of Your Life (1999- 2000).
Later, she got her breakthrough from Alias (2001-2006) starring Bradley Cooper, Michael Vartan, and Ron Rifkin.
Reportedly, while working in Alias, Garner earned $45,000 per episode initially; by the end of the series in 2006 (Season 5), her salary rose up to $150,000-an-episode.
Furthermore, following a minor role in Pearl Harbor (2001) & a cameo on Catch Me If You Can (2002); both are box-office hits, Jennifer made her feature film appearance in Daredevil (2003) alongside Ben Affleck, Joe Pantoliano, and Colin Farrell.
Thereafter, the actress appeared in 13 Going on 30 (2004) starring Mark Ruffalo and Judy Geer, that earned her a salary of $3 million.
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For the 2007 film The Kingdom, where she portrayed Special Agent Janet Mayes, sharing the screen with Jamie Foxx, Jennifer Garner took home a hefty payroll of $7 million.
Reportedly, the Houston, Texas-born actress took some % (percent) of backend from the film Juno (2007)- the movie collected $231.4 million in gross over the budget of $6.5 – $7.5 million.
Career Before Acting Fame & Journey To Success
The graduate of Denison University with a theater degree, Jennifer worked as a summer stock theatre while in college & even more, was hostess at Isabella’s restaurant in New York.
As reported, she once used to clean toilets as summer jobs.
During the struggle of her career, the American actress babysat for actor & producer Stephen Colbert & later earned the role of Sydney Bristow ABC spy thriller Alias (2001- 2006).
While working in Alias, Jennifer was offered a cameo role in Catch Me If You Can (2002) & a year later, got to star in a featured role in Daredevil (2003).
Ever since the actress has appeared in many box-offices hit films & record 59 acting credits so far.
Box-Office Collection Of Garner’s Movies:
|Pearl Harbor (2001)||$140 million||$449.2 million|
|Daredevil (2003)||$78 million||$179.2 million|
|13 Going on 30 (2004)||$37 million||$96.5 million|
|The Kingdom (2007)||$72.5 million||$87 million|
|Juno (2007) alongside Ellen Page & Michael Cera||$6.5- $7.5 million||$231.4 million|
|Ghosts of Girlfriends Past (2009)||$37.5 million||$102.2 million|
|Valentine’s Day (2010)||$52 million||$216.5 million|
|Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014)||$28 million||$101.4 million|
Moreover, she has worked in many critically acclaimed films such as Washington Square (1997), Dallas Buyers Club (2013), Danny Collins (2015), and Love, Simon (2018).
Any Career Update In 2020?
Meanwhile, Jennifer Garner is busy with her upcoming projects: the film Yes Day is under post-production while the other 2 projects, Fantasy Camp and My Glory Were I Had Such Friends, are both remain under pre-production.
Active In Charity Works
The Giving Tree Honoree serves as an artist ambassador for Save the Children since 2009 & became serving in the board of trustees for the organization in 2014.
She supports around 22 non-profit organizations & actively participates in charity works. Some of her associations include:
- Alzheimer’s Association
- Make Poverty History
- Children Mending Hearts
- Children’s Defense Fund
- Stand Up To Cancer
- Entertainment Industry Foundation
- Pediatric Epilepsy Project
Garner’s Residence & Worth
The American actress currently lives in Los Angeles, California; in February 2019, she was living in rent in a 10,568 square feet in Pacific Palisades, California- the property had most recently exchanged hands for $13. 86 million.
Reportedly, Jennifer was renting the property as her house in Brentwood Park neighborhood, bought in January 2019 for $7.9 million, was under renovation.
Formerly, with her now ex-husband Ben Affleck, she shared a Pacific Palisades estate, which they sold in early 2019 for a reported $32 million to Maroon 5 frontman & The Voice coach Adam Levine.
As per Variety, Garner & Affleck together had bought the 16,000 square feet property in 2009 for $17.55 million from producer Brian Grazer & sold it a decade later as a result of the divorce agreement.
Divorced Twice & Mother Of 3: What’s Her Current Relationship Status?
Jennifer Garner has been married twice in her life but divorce both. First, she was in a marital relationship with Scott Foley from October 19, 2000, to March 30, 2004. They had first met on the set of Felicity (1998).
Later, she met (future second husband) Ben Affleck on the set of Pearl Harbor (2001) but dated after Affleck ended his relationship with Jennifer Lopez.
Thereafter, they exchanged vows on June 29, 2005, at Parrot Cay resort on the Turks and Caicos Islands in the Caribbean. Reportedly, she wore a wedding gown by Vera Wang.
With Affleck, she welcomed 3 children: Violet Anne Affleck (born on December 1, 2005), Seraphina Rose Elizabeth Affleck (January 6, 2009), and Samuel Garner Affleck (February 27, 2012).
After a decade of their marriage, the duo announced to divorce in June 2015 & later finalized their divorce with joint custody of children, on November 7, 2018.
Did you know? A guy named Steven Burkey, who stalked Jennifer Garner (from 2002- 2003 & from 2008- 2009) was arrested in 2009 after Jennifer & Ben obtained a restraining order in 2008.
Is She Dating Currently?
Yes, as of March 2020, Garner is dating businessman John C. Miller, the CEO of Caliburger & its parent company Cali. The two began dating in 2018.
Garner was born on April 17, 1972, in Houston, Texas, the USA, to William John Garner, a chemical engineer for Union Carbide; and a homemaker as well as a teacher mother Patricia Ann.
Jennifer’s full name is Jennifer Anne Garner.
Raised alongside 2 sisters, Susannah and Melissa, the actress attended George Washington High School & later enrolled at Denison University in Granville, Ohio in 1990 and graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1994.
Moreover, she went to the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center in Waterford, Connecticut.