Mayte Michelle Rodriguez is a popular actress based in America who had hit sudden fame from the blockbuster film “Girlfight” released in the year 2000 where she had blessed the silver screen with a flabbergasting role of a boxer girl. The film had received immense praises and had eventually led her to win several awards.
Owing to the success, Rodriguez was then approached with a stunning role in the eminent film “The Fast And The Furious” in the year 2001, in which she had continued to perform till date. Now let’s have a close look on Michelle Rodriguez’s net worth in 2018.
Michelle Rodriguez was born on the 12th of July in the year 1978, in the San Antonio region of Texas to parents Carmen Milady Rodriguez and Rafael Rodriguez. With her father serving the army, she had spent three precious years of her childhood in the Dominican Republic from the tender age of three. She had then shifted to Puerto Rico at the age of eleven and had finally shifted to New Jersey at the age of seventeen.
Her tenure in the field of education was not very cozy, and she was disgorged from school five times. She had however enrolled for attaining a degree in business but had soon drifted towards acting with the sole aim of becoming a successful director.
Being extremely talented, Michelle Rodriguez had cracked the audition for “Girlfight” victoriously leaving behind a total of 350 candidates. The film thought featured on a low budget had turned out to be an instant hit leading her to the dais with several awards and appreciations from the critics. After a stunning performance, she had secured her growth in the film “The Fast And The Furious.” Henceforth, she had also gathered several appreciations by her performance in the film “Resident Evil” in the year 2002, after which she was seen in popular films like “Blue Crush” as well as “S.W.A.T.”
Rodriguez was also loved for voicing Marine in the popular game of “Halo 2” and “Liz Ricarro” in the sequence of “IGPX” featured in the highly rated channel of Cartoon Network.
Between the period of 2005 to 2006, Rodriguez had also graced the television screen by her performance in “Lost” in the episodes entitled “Exodus: Part 1” and “The Lie.” The year 2006 had been lucky enough for her and she had bagged the opportunity of featuring herself in “Icons.”
Rodriguez was thereafter spotted in “Battle In Seattle’ in 2008 and the fourth season of “The Fast And The Furious” in the year 2009. However, the biggest role played till date was in “Avatar” in 2009 which had earned her a position of a lifetime. Thereafter, her performance in “Tropico de Sangre” was also praised by the critics a lot. A year later, she returned with “Machete” and “Battle: Los Angeles” in 2011.
Her role in “Resident Evil” Retribution” in the year 2012 and “Fast And Furious 6” as well as “Machete Kills” in the year 2013. Her recent successes owe a massive record to “Furious 7” and “Smurfs: The Lost Village” respectively in the years 2015 and 2017.
In the year 2013 however, Rodriguez had finally begun working on her dream as a screenwriter for a film based on several genres.
Awards & Achievement
Michelle Rodriguez was honored with the Screen Actors Guild Awards in the year 2006. Her performances were awarded National Board of Review, USA, Gotham Awards and Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards in the year 2000. She was blessed with Film Independent Spirit Awards in 2001, ALMA Awards in 2006, Imagen Foundation Awards in 2004 and VDKUF Awards bin the year 2016.
Net Worth of Michelle Rodriguez
Michelle Rodriguez had been a very versatile actor and had channeled her talent in the rightest direction. Choosing acting as her career had proved to be immensely beneficial leading her to the stairs of success in the industry. Her performances in television, animation as well as several hit films have eventually led to the approximated net worth of Michelle Rodriguez to be $40 million.
Michelle Rodriguez has seen many ups and downs owing to several legal allegations marked on her. She had however defied the odds in her life and had thoroughly escalated in her life with immense success and fame, having performed extravagantly in many of the blockbuster films and television series till date.