Ann-Margret is an actress and singer who was born in Sweden and later moved to the United States and earned citizenship. She is most popular for her roles in the musical movie “Viva Las Vegas” and in the romantic comedy movie “Grumpy Old Men.” Go on reading to know Ann-Margret’s net worth in 2018, professional career and personal life below.
Ann-Margret Early Life
Ann – Margret Olsson was on April 28, 1941, in Valsjöbyn in Sweden. Her father Gustav Olsson was working in the United States with the Johnson Electrical manufacturing Company, her mother’s name is Anna Aronsson Olsson, and she worked as a funeral parlor receptionist for some time. Later, Ann-Margret and her mother went to join Ann’s father in the United States when they lived in Wilmette village in Cook County, Illinois.
Ann-Margret was mainly grown and raised in the United States, in Illinois, as she became a United States citizen when she was 9 years old. She studied dancing at the Marjorie Young School of Dance when she was young. Ann-Margret completed her schooling from the New Trier High School, and she went to study at the Northwestern University, but she did not graduate.
For her personal life, marriage, and engagement, Ann-Margret has experienced all of that which we know of. She was married to the actor, screenwriter, and producer Roger Smith for decades. Ann and Roger got married in 1967, and Roger’s death in 2017 was the reason behind the end of their marriage. Prior to her marriage, Ann – Margret was engaged to the TV producer Burt Sugarman in 1961. Some say that she also had something with the iconic singer and actor Elvis Presley before her marriage.
Ann-Margret began her music and acting career in 1961, as her first album “And Here She Is” was released that year next to her debut acting role in a comedy-drama movie titled “Pocketful of Miracles.” She received a lot of positive views for her role in the musical romantic drama “State Fair.”
Ann-Margret has experienced great moments and success during and after filming along with Elvis Presley for the musical movie “Viva Las Vegas.” The fairytale fantasy miniseries “The 10th Kingdom” could be her longest acting role in a TV series. Ann-Margret’s latest appearances were in the crime comedy movie “Going in Style” and in a couple of episodes of the crime drama series “Ray Donovan.”
Ann-Margret’s 2018 – 2019 acting work and appearance including a drama movie titled “Papa,” and she might not get more acting roles any time soon.
Awards & Achievements
Ann-Margret has received over 30 award winnings and nominations throughout her career. She won several Golden Laurel Awards for Top Female Musical Performance in the 60s for movies including “State Fair,” “Viva Las Vegas” and “Made in Paris.” Ann-Margret has won a total of 5 Golden Globe Awards in the categories of Best Actress in Motion Picture Comedy or Musical, Best Supporting Actress in Motion Picture, New Star of the Year Actress and Best Actress in a Mini-Series or TV Movie.
Net Worth of Ann-Margret
The actress and singer Ann-Margret net worth is about to $25 million. She made her millions of dollars from earning from acting in both movies and series. Ann-Margret has starred in several high grossing movies such as “Grumpy Old Men” which grossed more than $70 million at the box office.
Ann-Margret is a talented actress who has made her own career in acting all by herself. She moved with her family from Sweden to the United States when she was a child, and she was mainly grown in Illinois. Ann-Margret’s husband, Roger Smith, passed away last year at the age of 84.