Robin Givens is a Hollywood actress and model. You can recognize her as Mayor Sierra McCoy from ‘Riverdale’, which is a TV series. She is best known for her appearance in movies and shows like ‘Sparks’, ‘The Game’, ‘Forgive or Forget’, ‘Chuck’, and ‘Tyler Perry’s House of Payne’. Let’s find out how much is Robin Givens’s net worth in 2018.
Robin Givens Early Life
Robin Simone Givens was born on 27th November in 1964 to Reuben Givens and Ruth Roper Givens. She completed her high school education from New Rochelle Academy and later graduated from Sarah Lawrence College.
She has been married twice. She married her first husband Mike Tyson in 1988 but the couple couldn’t stay any longer and divorced in 1989. She received a lot of hate from American African community following her divorce with Tyson. She was regarded as America’s most hated woman in an article during that time. She was also criticised for settling the divorce by demanding $10 million from her ex-husband.
She married her second husband, Svetozar Marinkovic, who was also her tennis instructor in 1997 whom she also just one year after the marriage. She has a tough luck in her married life. Before marrying both of these men she shared a smooth and happy relationship with them, but tragically marriage didn’t work for them she ended up alone again.
Being single and successful in Hollywood is not easy, as it gives media freedom to link your name with any costar. She has been linked to more than dozens of Hollywood stars since her divorce in 1998. She also dated tennis star Murphy Jensen for four years, but their romance never turned into marriage. They were seen together recently, and the media is already speculating if they are back together. The couple also has son together.
She has 2 children named William Givens Jensen and Michael Givens.
Robin Givens Career, Awards & Achievement
She started her Hollywood journey in 1978 with an un-credited role ‘The Wiz’. Some of her popular works include films like ‘A Rage in Harlem’, ‘Blankman’, ‘Foreign Student’, ‘The Family That Preys’, ‘God’s Not Dead 2’, ‘A Mother’s Prayer’, ‘Unspoken Words’, ‘Antibody’, and ‘Head of State’.
In 1985, Robin Givens made her television debut with ‘The Cosby Show’. She has also worked in shows like ‘Head of the Class’, ‘Beverly Hills Madam’, ‘Moesha’, ‘Cosby’, ‘Courthouse’, ‘In the House’, ‘Angel Street’, ‘One on One’, ‘Twisted’, ‘Man Seeking Woman’, ‘Lucifer’, ‘Once Upon a Time’, and ‘Riverdale’.
In 2004 she injured an 89-year-old pedestrian that led to a court case against her.
Through her career, she has gained negative attention for everything be it her divorce, court cases or blunt behavior.
Awards & Achievements
In 1991 she was nominated and won the ShoWest Convention, USA Award in the Female Star of Tomorrow category. In 2004 she was nominated for Black Reel Awards for a best-supporting actress in the Hollywood Wives.
Net Worth of Robin Givens
Robin Givens has an estimated net worth of $2 million. She makes millions through her long list of endorsement deals and ad campaigns. Her television appearances also help her in staying relevant and wealthy in Hollywood.
Robin Givens is one of the most hated females of her times, but she stood through all that hate, and let her work do the talking. She has been a part of multiple controversies in her career but has never thrown any shade on the other party. It’s sad that she or anyone is considered or titled as the most hated person in the country. She is definitely a strong female, who didn’t let haters get to her mind or her nerves.