Ellen Barkin is an actress and producer from the United States of America. She gained huge attention, and she rose to fame after her role in the comedy-drama movie “Diner.” Go on reading to know Ellen Barkin’s net worth in 2018, professional career and personal life below.
Ellen Barkin Early Life
Ellen Rona Barkin was born on April 16, 1954, in The Bronx borough in New York City, United States. Her father Sol Barkin was working as a chemical salesman, and her mother Evelyn Rozin Barkin was working at the Jamaica Hospital as one of the hospital’s administrators. Ellen Barkin has 1 brother, George Barkin, who is the former chief editor of High Times and National Lampoon magazines.
The New York City-born actress Ellen Barkin was grown and raised in her hometown. She finished her schooling from the Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts, and then she went to City University of New York’s Hunter College where she has double majored in drama and history. Ellen Barkin was also educated at the Actors Studio. A magazine once wrote that she was educated in acting for a decade before starting her career.
For her personal life, dating, engagement, and marriage, Ellen Barkin has been married and divorced twice. Her first marriage was to the Irish actor, writer, producer, and director Gabriel Byrne. They got divorced in 1999 after 6 years of their separation, and they have 1 son and 1 daughter together, Jack Daniel Byrne and Romy Marion Byrne. Ellen Barkin’s second marriage life was to the multi-billionaire businessman and investor Ronald Perelman, which lasted around 6 years ending in 2006.
Ellen Barkin has been into many relationships. Her latest ones were with the actor, director and screenwriter Sam Levinson, and with the British actor, producer, and director Ralph Fiennes.
Ellen Barkin Career
Ellen Barkin wanted to be an ancient history teacher at a point of her early career days. She made her first credited and most important acting role in comedy-drama movie “Diner” after a couple of uncredited roles. After that, Ellen Barkin started getting a lot of casting auditions, and she starred in drama movie “Tender Mercies” and in other movies.
Ellen Barkin made it to her best and most successful movies around the middle of the 80s. She starred in the crime movie “The Big Easy,” and in the thriller “Sea of Love” along with the great Al Pacino and others. Ellen Barkin’s latest series work was in the drama crime “Animal Kingdom.”
Ellen Barkin’s 2018 acting work including a comedy series titled “Hollywood Mom.”
Awards & Achievements
The talented actress Ellen Barkin has been receiving numerous awards. She won 2 awards for the TV movie “Before Women Had Wings,” including the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Movie and the Golden Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Miniseries or Television Film. Ellen Barkin won the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Ensemble Performance for “The Normal Heart.”
Net Worth of Ellen Barkin
The actress and producer Ellen Barkin net worth is $65 million. She made most of her wealth and earnings from the acting roles she’s been doing in TV series and movies. Ellen Barkin’s jewelry value is estimated to be more than $20 million, and she received $20 million for her divorce settlement from Ronald Perelman.
Ellen Barkin is an actress who was born, raised and grown in New York City. Currently, she has around 65 credited acting roles in both movies and TV series next to her 3 credited roles as a producer and executive producer of movies. Ellen Barkin’s latest work is in “Hollywood Mom” series as Ivy Green.