Charisma Carpenter is an American actress who is known for appearing in the television series ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’ as Cordelia Chase. She has appeared in i’s spin-off series called ‘Angel’. Carpenter has also successfully starred in ‘The Expendables’ movie series. She has starred in many made-for-television movies and has starred as Rebecca Sewell in the television series ‘The Lying Game’. She is the host of ‘Surviving Evil’. Here is a quick summary of Charisma Carpenter’s net worth in 2018, career and earings.
Charisma Carpenter Early Life
Charisma Lee Carpenter is the daughter of Don and Christine Carpenter. She was born on July 23, 1970, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
She went to Bonita Vista High School and has also been to Bishop Gorman High School. Later, she attended Chula Vista School of the Creative and Performing Arts. After completing her graduation, she went to Europe. She has worked in property management, video store clerk, and aerobics instructor.
In 2002, Charisma Carpenter got married to Damian Hardy. Their son, Donovan Charles Hardy, was born in 2003. The couple divorced in 2008. She has got a birthmark right on her jawline. She currently lives in Los Angeles, California.
In 1991, Carpenter was attacked by a serial rapist Henry Hubbard Jr. She was shot and Hubbard was later arrested.
Charisma Carpenter Career, Awards & Achievement
In the beginning, Charisma Carpenter appeared in commercials and theater productions. She made her television debut in 1994 by appearing in an episode of ‘Baywatch’. In 1996, she starred as Ashley Green in ‘Malibu Shores’. From 1997 to 1999, the actress starred in ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’.
Carpenter has also starred in ‘Angel’ from 1999 to 2004. In 2003, she acted in ‘Miss Match’. In 2005, she appeared in a recurring role of Kendall Casablancas in ‘Veronica Mars’. She then became Rebecca Swell in ‘The Lying Game’ from 2012 to 2013. Later, she hosted ‘Surviving Evil’.
She has guest appeared in many television shows including ‘Lucifer’, ‘Scream Queens’, ‘Blue Bloods’, ‘Sons of Anarchy’, ‘Supernatural’, ‘Burn Notice’, ‘Greek’, ‘Crime Scene Investigation’, ‘Charmed’, ‘Big Shots’, and ‘Boy Meets World’.
She has acted in many television films like ‘See Jane Date’, ‘Like Cats and Dogs’, ‘Voodoo Moon’, ‘Relative Chaos’, ‘Cheaters’ Club’, ‘Flirting with Danger’, ‘House of Bones’, ‘Haunted High’, ‘Mommy’s Secret’, and ‘A Horse Tail’.
She was first seen in a movie in 1995. She has starred in the ‘Josh Kirby… Time Warrior’ film franchise as Beth Sullivan. In 2003, Carpenter became Kim in the film ‘What Boys Like’. In 2010, she was seen in ‘Psychosis’. That same year, she was seen in ‘The Expendables’. This was followed by starring in ‘The Expendables 2’. She then became Julie in ‘Heaven’s Door’ in 2012.
Awards & Achievements
Charisma Carpenter has starred in a number of TV series in her career. The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films has nominated her four times for the Saturn Award for her role in ‘Angel’. She has appeared on the list of “Top 99 Most Desirable Women” by Askmen.com in 2002 and 2005.
Net Worth of Charisma Carpenter
The estimated net worth of Charisma Carpenter is more than $5.5 million. Her net worth has been amassed from her career as an actress. In films, she was last seen as Michelle Mulan in ‘Bound’ in 2015. She has voiced in the television series ‘Hey Arnold!’ in 1999. Additionally, Charisma Carpenter has voiced in the video game ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’ in 2002. Apart from acting, she has appeared on the cover of Playboy magazine in 2004. She has also done many commercials.
Charisma Carpenter is one of the most famous actresses in the United States. She is a popular name in television and is one of the most desirable women in the world. In 2009, she acted in the Sci-Fi movie ‘House of Bones’.