The American-Brazilian actress, Jordana Brewster, is best known for her role in the popular Fast and Furious movie series. She is not just an actress by profession, but also a model. Brewster made her way from the small town of Panama city to the big city of Manhattan, where she rose to fame. Here is a quick summary of Jordana Brewster’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Jordana Brewster Early Life
Brewster was born on the 6th of April 1980 in Panama City. She is the older of the two daughters of Maria Joao and Alden Brewster. Her parents are associated with entirely different fields in life with her mother being a former swimsuit model and her father an investment banker. Jordana also has roots in the academic world- her grandfather on her father’s side, Kingman Brewster Junior, was a Yale University academician and an ambassador. Jordana is also a Mayflower descendant.
Though born in Panama, Jordana hardly spent two months of her early life there. She moved to London when she was barely a year and stayed there for six years. Eventually, she moved to Rio de Janeiro and lived there for a short while before finally settling in Manhattan at the age of ten. She went to school here and graduated from the Yale University with a degree in English in 2003.
Jordana met her current husband, Andrew Form, on the sets of one of her movies. The actress and the film producer immediately hit it off and got engaged in November 2006 and married a year later. They have two sons, Julian and Rowan, who were born two years apart.
Jordana Brewster Career, Awards and Achievements
Jordana Brewster began her acting career as a soap-opera actress. She debuted as Anita Santos in the soap All My Children where she appeared once. Her next role was in the series As the World Turns, where she appeared as a regular for over a hundred episodes. She first appeared as a movie actress in the film The Faculty Robert Rodriguez in 1998.
In the 2000s, Jordana’s film career soared. She worked with eminent personalities like Cameron Diaz and Christopher Eccleston in the movie The Invisible Circus. However, Jordana got her biggest break with The Fast and the Furious, where she was cast alongside Paul Walker and Vin Diesel. The film broke the box office with its worldwide reception, and Brewster secured her role in the movie franchise.
After taking a short break for college, Brewster eventually returned to acting again. She was cast in the popular comedy D.E.B.S and the drama Annapolis. She appeared in the horror movie The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning along with Matt Bomer, Diora Baird and Taylor Handley.
In the next decade, Brewster got involved in more and more acting jobs. She starred in the consecutive Fast and Furious movies after the first movie turned out to be a hit. Her role in the series American Crime Story as Denise Brown was well received.
Awards and Achievements
In the 1997 Soap Opera Digest Awards, Jordana received the Outstanding Teen Award for her role in As the World Turns. She was nominated for two categories in the Teen Choice Awards held in 2007 for her acting in The Texas Chainsaw Massacre. She has been featured in magazines like Stuff and Maxim as one of the sexiest women in the world, securing different positions in different years.
Net Worth of Jordana Brewster
The current net worth of this American actress is a whopping $15 million. She received her earnings from the hit movie series and soap operas that she acted in. The most significant one of these was The Fast and The Furious franchise.
Jordana Brewster is not only a well-known actress but also a human-rights activist. She appeared in the Human Rights Campaign video in July 2016 which was released in the memory of the victims of the Orlando shooting. Her dedication, both as a concerned human being and as a professional actress, is commendable.