Primetime Emmy Award-nominee Jessica Biel, also known as Jessica Claire Timberlake is an American actress, model, singer, and producer who made her breakthrough debut as Mary Camden in the family drama series 7th Heaven in 1996.
In 1997, Biel was cast as Casey Jackson in Ulee’s Gold for which she won the Young Artist Award. Some of her notable acting credits are The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Blade: Trinity, The Illusionist, New Year’s Eve, Hitchcock, and Total Recall.
Jessica Biel-Net Worth, Earnings And Assets
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Biel is estimated to own net worth at around $18 million as of early 2020. Her primary source of income is her successful multiple careers
Since her debut in 1991, Jessica has appeared in numerous films and television shows. Here is a list of earnings/salary from a few of her films and television shows:
|1994||A Digital World||$4,500|
|1998||I’ll Be Home for Christmas||$8,000|
|2002||The Rules of Attraction||$50,000|
|2003||The Texas Chainsaw Massacre||$150,000|
|Dec. 2004||Blade Trinity||$180,000|
-Home of the Brave
-I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry
|2011||The A-Team||$1.15 million|
-Playing for Keeps
-New Year’s Eve
|2016||A Kind of Murder||$500,000|
|2017||-The Book of Love
-Spark: A Space Tail
-Shock and Awe
Did You Know? Jessica reportedly spent $6.5 million on her wedding with singer-songwriter Justin Timberlake.
Biel resides in Hollywood Hills and New York simultaneously. She and her husband Justin owns a TriBeCa duplex for with 4-bedroom, 6-bathroom, and an indoor swimming pool.
As per various online sources, the market value of the penthouse is estimated at around $20.2 million to $27.5 million.
They previously owned a 2,598 square feet 3-bedroom 3.5-bathroom Soho apartment. The duo listed their property for $7.995 million selling it for $6.35 million.
Let Us Go Through Jessica’s Career Highlight
At the initial stage of her career, she became a vocalist. At the young age of nine, she appeared in several musical productions in her hometown playing lead roles including Beauty and the Beast and The Sound of Music.
At the age of 11, she participated in a competition sponsored by the International Modeling and Talent Association in LA and began modeling for print advertisements and appeared in commercials for Pringles and Dulux.
She made her breakthrough as Mary Camden in the family drama series 7th Heaven. Biel appeared in the show from 1996 to 2006 alongside Stephen Collins, Barry Watson, Catherine Hicks, and David Gallagher.
She landed her first film role in the critically acclaimed drama film Ulee’s Gold alongside Peter Fonda and Patricia Richardson.
In 2003, she appeared as Erin Hardesty in the American slasher film The Texas Chainsaw. The following year, she played Abigail Whistler in the third installment of the Blade film series, Blade Trinity. Although the film received negative reviews, the film was a box office hit grossing over $150 million worldwide.
As of April 2008, Jessica began working on the political satire Nailed along with Jake Gyllenhaal. Likewise, in 2016, she appeared alongside Patrick Wilson and Vincent Kartheiser in the thriller A Kind of Murder which is based on the novel titled The Blunderer.
In 2017, Biel served as both executive producer and lead character Cora Tannetti in her eight-episode series The Sinner. The series debuted on USA Network and stars Dohn Norwood, Christopher Abbott, and Abby Miller.
For her work in the series, Biel was nominated for Online Film & Television Association for Best Actress in a Motion Picture or Limited Series.
From 2019-2020, she appeared as Lia Haddock in a Canadian drama web series Limetown alongside Stanley Tucci.
Co-founded The Make The Difference Network
Apart from her profession, Jessica is also involved in numerous charitable events and helps awareness of different causes. In 2006, she participated in a charity auction to raise medical funds for Molly Bloom who was injured in a limousine accident.
In 2007, she and her father co-founded Make the Difference Network. Likewise, in 2010, she climbed to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro to raise awareness about the water crisis.
Here is a list of few other charitable foundations which she supports:
- Afghanistan Relief Organization
- Wild Animal Sanctuary
- Stand Up To Cancer
A Short Biography On Jessica Biel
Jessica Claire Biel was born on 3rd March 1982 in Ely, Minnesota, the United States of America to Kimberly Conroe and Jonathan Biel. She is an American as per her nationality and has mixed (Hungarian-Jewish, German, French, Scandinavian, and English) ancestry.
She spent her childhood in Texas, Connecticut, and Woodstock, Illinois, and Boulder, Colorado respectively. Following her high school graduation, she went to Tufts University and graduated in 2002.
When Did Biel And Justin Get Married?
The Sinner actress began dating American singer/actor Justin Timberlake in January 2007.
The couple got engaged in December 2011 and exchanged their wedding vows on 19th October 2012 at the Borgo Egnazia resort in Fasano, Italy. Together they share a son named Silas Timberlake who was born on 11th April 2015.
Interesting Fact: Jessica is devoted to her fitness routine and avoids gluten and dairy products.
From 1998-2001, she dated 7th Heaven co-star Adam LaVorgna after meeting on the set of I’ll Be Home for Christmas. She also dated actor Chris Evans from 2001 to 2006.