Taylor Schilling is an actress in America who became popular for playing the role of Piper Champman in the Orange is the New Black. She discovered her passion for acting in middle school by appearing in a production of Fiddler on the Roof. Taylor has appeared in several films like Dark Matter, The Lucky One, Take Me, The Overnight, Stay, The Public, Atlas Shrugged Part 1, Family and The Titan.To know more about Taylor Schilling and her net worth in 2018, keep reading the following article.
Taylor Schilling Early Life
Taylor Schilling was born in Boston, Massachusetts, on July 27, 1984, to her parents Robert. J. Schilling who is a former prosecutor and Patricia Schilling.
She started acting at a young age. Her first stage appearance was during the production of Fiddler on the Roof and with this, she became active in her school’s theatre programs.
In 2002, she completed her graduation at Wayland High School and joined in Fordham’s University to continue her Bachelor of Arts while taking part in the stage productions. After completing BA in 2006, she entered the New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts to gain more experience in acting.
Taylor Schilling Career, Awards & Achievement
In the year 2007, Schilling started her career debut as a supporting role in the movie ‘Dark Matter’. Two years later she got a leading role in a medical drama named Mercy.
In 2012, she got a chance to appear on the big screen with the movie The Lucky One. Unfortunately, her role was cut down in the process of editing. Later she won the role of Piper Champman which is based on prison memoirs.
In 2013, the show was debuted on Netflix and got a bit hit within a short time. The team soon started on making the Second series.
Awards and Achievements
In 2014, Schilling won the Satellite Award for Best Actress which is a Television series. She was also nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a television series drama for her role as Piper Champman. In 2014, she won Glamour Editor’s Award and also got nominated for Breakthrough Performer of the Year. Schilling was nominated for the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series. In 2016, she was awarded the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series.
Net Worth of Taylor Schilling
The estimated net worth of Taylor Schilling is around $2 million. She made this fortune by appearing in the series known as Orange is the New Black and working in a number of films with different roles. When working with the Piper Kerman on the movie Orange is the new black Schilling was paid $35,000 per episode.
Currently, Schilling has been scheduled on a couple other movies which are going to be released in this year. Schilling stated that she has had serious relationships with a lot of people and she was a very outgoing human. She won most awards by playing the role of Piper Chapman which was aired on Netflix.