Delta Burke is an actress that does hold the American nationality. She has been able to work as a producer and an author. She has been known for being able to appear in a sitcom that was dubbed ‘Designing Women.’ This is what propelled her to get nominated for two Emmy Awards. She got nominated in the category of Outstanding Lead Actress in a comedy series. Here is a quick summary of Delta Burke’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Delta Burke Early Life
Delta Burke was born in the year 1956, on July 30th. Her place of birth was in Orlando, Florida. She is a daughter of a single mother by the name Jean. She has never been able to meet her biological father. She has two siblings by the name Jonathan and Jennifer. She did attend Colonial High School. In the year 1972, she was able to win Miss Flame crown from the Orlando Fire Department. She rose on to be able to bag State Miss Flame. While in her senior year in high school, she got to win Miss Florida Title. She later did study at London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. She got married in the year 1989 to Gerald McRaney. The couple does not have any children. She has openly been supportive of the LGBT rights.
Delta Burke Career, Awards & Achievement
After she got to be awarded the title of ‘Miss Florida,’ Burke did feature in a television show that dubbed ‘Bozo the Clown.’ She has also been able to work as a magical assistant to Herbert Becker. The two were able to work together for six months. In the year 1980, she went on to appear in a film that had the title ‘The Chisholms.’ She became known for her role in a film dubbed ‘Designing Women.’ Before featuring on this film, she had been able to appear on ‘Filthy Rich.’ After this film, she got selected to feature on ‘1st and Ten ’. In the year 2000, she did appear on ‘What Women Want.’ Other films that she has been able to appear in includes ‘Thoroughly Modern Millie,’ ‘Family Law’ and ‘Bridal Fever.’
Awards and Achievements
Burke has been able to demonstrate very high skills when it comes to acting. She has been able to get selected to feature in various movies. She has been nominated twice for the Emmy Award for her role in the film ‘Designing Women.’ She always gives her fans an act of remembering with every movie that she can feature in.
Net worth of Delta Burke
Delta Burke has a net worth of over $4.5 million. This wealth has been generated from multiple sources. Among the sources that have been able to generate this wealth is her career in the film industry. She has acted in multiple movies as well as producing others. This has helped her net worth to grow.
Burke has diabetes. She has advocated for the rights of the gay people as she does believe that everyone should be treated equally before the law. No one should be discriminated based on their sexuality. She does own a clothing line.