Kerry Washington is an actress and producer from the United States of America. Her popularity grew a lot for appearing in the political thriller TV series Scandal, in the drama western film Django Unchained, and in the political thriller film Confirmation. Let’s find out more about how much is Kerry Washington’s net worth in 2018.
Kerry Washington Early Life
Kerry Marisa Washington was born on January 31, 1977 in The Bronx, New York, United States. Her father, Earl Washington works as a real estate agent, and her mother Valerie Washington is a professor.
Kerry Washington studied at an independent school called Spence School. In 1998, she received her double major degree in sociology and anthropology from the George Washington University with the Phi Beta Kappa Society. Kerry studied at the Michael Howard Studios.
Kerry Washington was engaged to the actor, producer and director David Moscow from around 3 years, from 2004-2007.
Since 2013, she has been married to the actor and the former NFL cornerback player, Nnamdi Asomugha. Kerry and Nnamdi gave birth to 1 daughter and 1 son, Isabelle Amarachi Asomugha, and Caleb Kelechi Asomugha.
Kerry Washington Career, Awards & Achievement
Kerry Washington had only 2 appearances during the 1990s, in an anthology series that aired on ABC in 1994 called ABC Afterschool Specials, and in 1996 in a sketch comedy series called Standard Deviants.
Kerry Washington started appearing a lot in TV films and series in the 2000s, her film appearances include a drama film called Our Song, a dance film called Save the Last Dance, crime thriller Lift, action comedy Bad Company, drama The United States of Leland, drama The Human Stain, drama thriller Sin, sport drama Against the Ropes, drama Strip Search, comedy drama She Hate Me, drama Ray, comedy drama Sexual Life, action comedy Mr. & Mrs. Smith, science fiction super hero Fantastic Four, comedy Little Man, historical drama The Last King of Scotland, thriller The Dead Girl, romantic comedy I Think I Love My Wife, science fiction super hero Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, adventure drama 30000 leagues under the sea, war Miracle at St. Anna, thriller drama Lakeview Terrace, drama Life Is Hot in Cracktown, drama Mother and Child, drama Night Catches Us, drama For Colored Girls, romantic comedy The Details, comedy A Thousand Words, drama western Django Unchained, comedy We the Peeples, and a political thriller film called Confirmation which she’s also one of its executive producers.
Kerry Washington’s series appearances since 2000 include NYPD Blue, Deadline, Law & Order, 100 Centre Street, The Guardian, Wonderfalls, Boston Legal, Psych, and the animated adventure series Black Panther.
Kerry Washington’s 2017-2018 appearances include an animated sports comedy drama film called Cars 3 and a video game of it called Cars 3: Driven to Win, and the political thriller TV series, Scandal which she’s been appearing in since its beginning, 2012.
Awards & Achievements
Kerry Washington has a great list of award winnings and nominations. Her award winnings include a Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Breakout Star (Save the Last Dance), NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture ( Ray), BET Award for Best Actress (Scandal, Django Unchained), NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series (Scandal, 2013 & 2014), NAACP Image Award – President’s Award (Scandal), Glamour Award for The Gladiator, and Glamour Award for International TV Actress (2015).
Net Worth of Kerry Washington
In 2017, Kerry Washington has an estimated net worth of more than $12 million. She made her fortune from the TV films and series she’s been acting in. Kerry Washington’s salary from Scandal has been around $300 thousand per episode. She sold her Hollywood Hills based house for more than $2 million.
Kerry Washington is currently one of the highest paid actresses across the world. She’s mostly popular for appearing in Scandal series, and Confirmation film which she’s also one of its executive producers. Kerry Washington is married to Nnamdi Asomugha, they have 1 son and 1 daughter, and the family is happily living together.