- Full NameRenée Zellweger
- First NameRenée
- Last NameZellweger
- Birth nameRenée Kathleen Zellweger
- ProfessionActress, Producer
- EthnicityMixed (Norwegian and Finnish)
- Birth CityKaty
- Birth CountryUnited States
- Father NameEmil Erich Zellweger
- Mother NameKjellfrid Irene Zellweger
- Fact TitleRenée Zellweger
- Relation WithKenny Chesney
- Awards["Academy Awards","Golden Globes Awards"]
- Filmography["Cold Mountain","Judy"]
- Education Katy High School
Four times Golden Globes Award winner Renée Zellweger is an American actress and producer is best known for playing Judy Garland in Judy, Ruby Thewes in Cold Mountain, starring Charlie Hunnam, Roxie Hart in Chicago, and Betty in Nurse Betty.
She has also acted in films like Jerry Maguire, Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation, Bridget Jones’s Diary, and in Netflix‘s thriller anthology series What/If.
How much is Renée Zellweger’s Net Worth?
The Academy Awards winning actress has an estimated net worth of $60 million, a fortune which she earned from her career in acting and directing.
Her salary form Bridget Jones’s Diary(2001) was $3.75 million and $11 million from its sequel Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason. She was paid $10 million for playing Roxie Hart in Chicago(2002), starring John C. Reilly.
Renee also acted in movies like Down with Love(2003), Cold Mountain(2003), with Jude Law, and Cinderella Man(2005), from where she received $6 million, $15 million, and $5 million respectively.
Properties and Cars
Renée Zellweger listed her 3,400 sq ft house in Pomfret, Connecticut for $1.6 million. She purchased the house in 2004 for $1.32 million.
In the past, she owned properties in Hollywood Hills which she bought in 2000 for $1.9 million and later sold it for $3 million in 2002.
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She briefly owned a 6,400 sq ft mansion in Bel Air, Los Angeles which she bought for $6.8 million in 2003 and sold it the same year for $7.4 million.
She sold a 5,000 sq ft home in Manhattan in 2011 for $7.95 million. She listed her 2,000 sq ft home (bought for $2.15 million) in East Hampton, New York with an asking price of $4.45 million.
Her garage houses a few rides like a Mercedes E63 of $106,350, a Toyota Prius which has a base price of $24,200, a Mercedes G500 that costs $124,500, and a Mini Cooper convertible of a market price $30,900.
Renée Zellweger’s Bio, Divorce
She was born as Renée Kathleen Zellweger on 25th April 1969 in Katy, Texas in the United States to Emil Erich Zellweger and Kjellfrid Irene Zellweger. She has a brother named Drew Zellweger.
Renee studied at the Katy High School and later attended the University of Texas from where she graduated in 1991 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English.
The 50-years-old actress is currently single after her breakup with musician Doyle Bramhall II in 2019. She is the ex-wife of singer Kenny Chesney whom she married in May 2005. She was engaged to Jim Carrey from 1999 to 2000.
Besides that she also relationships with Jack White, John Stamos, Bradley Cooper, Dan Abrams, Andre Balazs, Paul McCartney, Damien Rice, George Clooney, Matthew Perry, and Rory Cochrane, to name some.
Highest Earning Films
- Monsters vs. Aliens(2009) – $381.5 million
- Chicago(2002) – $306.8 million
- Bridget Jones’s Diary(2001) – $281.9 million
- Jerry Maguire(1996) – $273.6 million
- Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason(2004) – $262.5 million