Lauren Cohan is an English-American actress famous for her stints in various series of horror thriller genre TV programs. As of 2018, she stars most famously in a pivotal role in “The Walking Dead” since 2011. She simultaneously appears in movies and TV series and has been nominated for numerous accolades over the years. Now, let’s have a close look on Lauren Cohan’s Net Worth in 2018.
Lauren Cohan’s Early Life
Born into a mixed heritage to an American father and a British mother, Lauren Cohan was born on January 7th, 1982 in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. She had experience of growing up both in America and England, having spent her childhood in Cherry Hill and a year in Georgia before eventually moving to England when she was only 13.
She converted to Judaism when she was five as her mother remarried a Jew. Cohan was the surname of her step-father, which she took up after she had the Bat Mitzvah ceremony. She is the eldest of the five children and has a step-sister.
Lauren Cohan joined the University of Winchester and pursued the course of BA in Drama and English Literature. After she graduated, she toured with the theatre company that she co-founded while studying in the university. She has worked in both the industries having dedicated time in both Los Angeles and London.
Lauren Cohan’s Career
Lauren Cohan started her professional career in 2005. Although, before making her commercial debut, she had worked in various non-commercial projects and dramas. She debuted with the film “Casanova” in the character of Sister Beatrice which released in 2005 and starred the Late Heath Ledger. She went on to appear in the sequel of “Van Wilder” called “Van Wilder: The Rise of Taj” in 2006.
After this, Lauren Cohan appeared in a series of small, but significant roles in films like the 2008 release “Float” and the 2010 release “Death Race 2”. She appeared in the leading role in the supernatural horror film “The Boy” which released in 2016 and starred Rupert Evans alongside her. She also appeared in the 2016 release “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” where she played Martha Wayne.
Lauren Cohan has witnessed wider success in Television with breakthrough roles in various television programs, like “Supernatural” where she essays the role of Bela Talbot. She appeared in six episodes of the series. She was also cast as a 560 year old vampire named Rose in “The Vampire Diaries.”
Some of Lauren Cohan’s popular television programs include “Chuck”, “CSI: NY” and “The Bold and the Beautiful” among others. Her most critically and publicly appreciated character till date is Maggie Greene in the highest rated television program in TV history, “The Walking Dead”. She has appeared as a recurring character throughout the seasons with 70 episodes to her credit.
Awards and Achievements
Her most popular role in “The Walking Dead” brought her critical acclaim as well. She was nominated for Best Television Cast along with the cast of the program in the year 2012 at Satellite Awards which they won. In the consecutive year, the cast was nominated again at Eyegore Awards for the Best Ensemble Cast Award which they bagged.
Net Worth of Lauren Cohan
Lauren Cohan has a net worth of $4 million, a fortune that she has managed to amass with her incredible acting capabilities and undeniable connect with the audience.
Lauren Cohan has proved her expertise and skills and is on her way to success. She is currently working on the film “Mile 22” which stars Mark Wahlberg and John Malkovich alongside her.