Hugely known for portraying the character of Jaime Sommers in the TV series ‘Bionic Women’, Lindsay Wagner is an American actress, singer, model, and author. She is also famous for being the adjunct professor. She was at the peak of her career during the 1970s. She is active even today, though. Read on to know more about Lindsay Wagner’s net worth in 2018.
Lindsay Wagner Early life
The American actress was born in Los Angeles, California, on June 22, 1949 to William Wagner and Marilyn Wagner. Her father worked as a professional photographer whereas her mother was a building contractor. When Lindsay was only 7 years old, her parents got separated which led her to move with her mother to Eagle Rock, Pasadena. Following that, her mother married Ted Ball and Lindsay had to move Portland, Oregon with her parents. She attended Davis Douglas High School there and then, enrolled at University of Oregon. Later, she also attended Mount Hood Community College briefly.
Talking about her love life, Lindsay married four times and has 2 children but none of her marriages worked out. None of her relationship could go any further than 4-5 years. First, she married Allan Richard Rider in 1971 then, Michael Brandon in 1976 thereafter, Henry Kingi in 1981, and finally Lawrence Mortorff in 1990 whom she divorced in 1993. She had both the kids with Henry Kingi.
Lindsay Wagner Career, Awards & Achievement
Lindsay loved acting since her childhood. During her school days, she performed in many school plays. To make her career professionally in acting, she stepped into modeling when she was a teenager. First, she made an appearance in ‘Playboy after Dark’ as a hostess. This helped her to garner a bit low-grounded publicity. She took a big step in 1971 when she signed a contract with ‘Universal Studios’. Here she worked as a contract player and was paid $162/week. The same year, she made her TV screen debut with the drama series ‘Adam-12’.
For next 4-5 years, she appeared in random works before making the big in the industry in 1975. She starred in a few episodes of ‘The Six Million Dollar Man’ and created the uproars. The same time, she also appeared in TV series ‘The Bionic Woman’ which propelled her as established actress and garnered a huge publicity ad success. Thereafter, she appeared in many hit films and TV shows. So far, she is featured in nearly 40 movies and 12 features films.
Awards & achievements
Lindsay Wagner has won many awards throughout her career. She has won TV Land Award and Prime Time Emmy Award. She also received ‘Hollywood Walk of Fame’ in 1984 for the TV series ‘The Bionic Woman’.
Net worth of Lindsay Wagner
After learning about her multi-professions, you shouldn’t be surprised if she boasts an impressive net worth. The beautiful lady has a staggering net worth of $20 million at present. She has earned the money mainly through the acting but modeling and singing have also added up a significant amount of money to her net worth. So far, she has written 3 books and those were too quite successful.
As of now, Lindsay Wagner is 68 years old but she still manages to put herself ahead of many star celebrities in terms of performance, acting, and of course net worth.