Professional since 1988, Peri Gilpin, the Screen Actors Guild Award-winning American actress & voice-actor records 68 acting credits so far. Gilpin gained wide recognition for portraying Roz Doyle in the TV sitcom Frasier (1993- 2004) and later in comedy-drama TV series Make It or Break It (2009- 2011).
Furthermore, the Texans-born actress appeared in movies like How to Kill Your Neighbor’s Dog (2000), Flock of Dudes (2016) and Benjamin (2019).
Actress Gilpin Is A Millionaire: How Much Net Worth She Has?
Indeed, the acting career stint of over 3 decades became Peri Gilpin’s key to millionaire’s club. According to Celebrity Net Worth and The Richest, the 58-year-old actress has a net worth of $15 million as of February 2020.
Despite the fact that Peri records credits in Hollywood films too, her TV career prominence turned a paramount path of success- most notably thanks to her appearance in Frasier (260 episodes).
Moreover, she adds additional revenue as the owner of production company Bristol Cities alongside Frasier co-star Jane Leeves & the latter’s sister Kathryn.
Even though, Gilpin remains mum about her payroll disclosure, the Gracie Award-winning actress for TV series Make It or Break It earns allegedly in the 7-digit figure.
On average, an actor/actress in the United States can sum up to $37,507 per year, while ones with years of experience & depending upon projects, can easily pocket the salary of $29.2 per hour & up to the 6-digit figure.
Resident Of Los Angeles: Houses Worth Millions of Dollars
Currently, Peri Gilpin lives in Los Angeles with her 2 children & husband of over 20 years, Christian Vincent. Over the years, the 5 ft. 7 inches tall actress made many highlights with the purchase & sales of million dollars worth residences in California.
The Frasier star, in September 2017 as per Variety, kept her Cape Cod-style Malibu house for sale, asking $3,899,999, i.e. approx. $3.9 million. However, no report of the beach property exchanging hands ever came up.
Peri and her husband Christian bought the 3,741 square feet Malibu residence, featuring 3 bedrooms & 2 bathrooms along with a guesthouse plus art studio, in August 2013 for $2.54 million.
Made Hundreds Of Thousand Dollars Profit On Sales Of Now-Former House
Formerly, the Peri owned another house in Malibu, often described as “quintessential Malibu Colony cottage”, which she & her spouse sold in July 2013 for $4.25 million to New York City-based investor Alan J. Patricof.
As reported, The Lionhearts voice-actor Gilpin bought the (now former) 4-bedroom & 4-bathroom Malibu house in July 2010 for $3.5 million- snagged it off later on $750,000 profit.
Moreover, as per Virtual Globetrotting, she sold her 6-bedroom & 6-bathroom Beverly Hills house, spread on 4,984 sq. ft. for $5.6 million in March 2007. No report on that property purchase price or date is out.
Career Breakthrough In 1993: Played Roz Doyle In ‘Frasier’
Even though Peri Gilpin made acting debut in 1988 in TV series 21 Jump Street and Almost Grown, it was after some years of struggle, the actress got her breakthrough.
Following TV guest appearances in Matlock (1990), Flesh ‘n’ Blood (1991) and Wings (1992), Peri got to appear as Holly Matheson in Cheers- 21st episode of 11th season.
Subsequently, she was cast as Roz Doyle in TV sitcom Frasier, a spin-off of Cheers, from 1993 to 2004, starring alongside Kelsey Grammer, Jane Leeves, and John Mahoney.
In 1999, Peri’s work in Frasier won her a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series.
Furthermore, she gained further fame for appearing as main cast Kim Keeler in Make It or Break It (2009- 2011) alongside Josie Loren, Ayla Kell, Cassie Scerbo, and Susan Ward.
Thereafter, the actress made brief appearances in Grey’s Anatomy (2012) starring Ellen Pompeo & Sandra Oh, in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2012- 2013) alongside Ted Danson, in Modern Family (2013) featuring Ed O’Neill & Sofía Vergara, in Scorpion (2015- 2016) and Station 19 (2018).
Besides TV series, Peril worked in a bunch of movies too.
- The Jungle Book: Mowgli’s Story (1998, voice-over)
- How to Kill Your Neighbor’s Dog (2000)
- Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (2001)
- Thru the Moebius Strip (2005, voice-over)
- Benjamin (2019)
Peri is set to appear in the thriller movie The Frat Haze (pre-production) while her upcoming project, a short-movie Leave Us Here has completed the production.
After Parents’ Divorce, Took Step-Father’s Surname ‘Gilpin’
Peri Gilpin was born Peri Kay Oldham on May 27, 1961, in Waco, Texas, the USA. Her father late James Franklin Oldham (1939 -1983) was an American newscaster who died in a skydiving accident while mother Sandra Jo Hauck died of leiomyosarcoma in 1997.
When she was 8, her parents divorced & later mother Sandra married Wes Gilpin in 1969, so Peri took surname step father’s surname ‘Gilpin’.
Peri’s younger half-sister April Gilpin, an actress, died on July 30, 2017, and has a younger half-brother Marc, an actor. Both half-siblings are from the mother’s side.
Following her studies at Dallas Theater Center, the actress went to study at the University of Texas at Austin and the British American Drama Academy in London.
Is Mother Of Twin From Surrogacy
Peri Gilpin is in a marital relationship with the husband of over 30 years, Christian Vincent, a painter. The couple exchanged vows on July 31, 1999, & are together ever since.
She and her husband share twin daughters: Stella and Ava, born on May 7, 2004, via surrogacy. The happy family of 5 currently lives in Los Angeles.
Reportedly, Gilpin went many Vitro fertilization treatments, however, the failed results led them to surrogacy.
Amasses Huge Social Media Followers
An avid user of Instagram & Twitter, Peri Gilpin, as of February 2020, has over 23K followers and 29.3K followers respectively.
As per Influencer Marketing Hub, her Instagram account with an engagement rate of 2.42% can grab her $141 – $236 per sponsored post, if she signs an endorsement deal.