Alice Eve is an English actress who began her career in 2004, and she is known for both television and film roles. Due to her successful career, the actress has amassed a wealth that would make most people green with envy. It is estimated that Alice Eve’s net worth is $6 million, and here is how she accrued her wealth.
Alice Eve’s Early Life
Alice Eve was born on February 6, 1982, in London, and her parents are actors Trevor Eve and Sharon Maughan. Trevor Eve is known for playing detectives in the series ‘Shoestring’ and ‘Waking the Dead,’ Sharon Maughan’s career has predominantly included roles in British films, including ‘The Bank Job,’ ‘White Chamber,’ and ‘Untitled,’ However, she has also had roles in American films such as ‘The Atticus Institute,’ ‘Time Lapse,’ and ‘The Babymakers.’ The actress spent some of her childhood living in Los Angeles when her father tried to crack the American market, although the family later returned to London. Eve studied for her A-levels at Westminster School in London, then took a gap year, during which time she studied acting at the Beverly Hills Playhouse. She then read English at St. Catherine’s College, which is a constituent college of Oxford University. While she was a student, Eve performed in various student productions, including ‘The Importance of Being Earnest,’ ‘Scenes from an Execution,’ and ‘Animal Crackers.’ The latter toured the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
Her Career Up to 2010
Eve began her career in 2004, and she had multiple small roles in television series. These included ‘Hawking,’ ‘The Rotter’s Club,’ and ‘Agatha Christie’s Poirot.’ She also starred in the 2004 television drama film ‘Stage Beauty.’ In the first half of 2006, Eve stayed in India to film ‘Losing Gemma.’ It was a drama miniseries about backpackers. In the same year, Eve starred in the comedy films ‘Big Nothing’ and ‘Starter for 10.’ In the former, Eve and Simon Pegg performed using American accents. Also, in 2006, Alice Eve starred in the stage productions ‘Rock ‘n’ Roll,’ in which she played Esme/ Alice. Trevor Nunn directed the play. Eve reprised the role in 2007 when the production transferred to Broadway. For her performance in the Broadway production, Alice Eve was nominated for the Whatsonstage.com Theatregoer’s Choice Award for Best Supporting Actress. She then played Roxane in the 2009 production ‘Cyrano de Bergerac,’ also directed by Trevor Nunn, which ran at the Chichester Festival Theatre. Another role Eve played in 2007 was Colette in the short film ‘The Amazing Trousers.’ She then did not have another television or film role until 2009, when she played Claire Shepherd in the film ‘Crossing Over.’ Her next roles were in 2010 when she played Molly McCleish in ‘She’s Out of My League’ and Erin in ‘Sex and the City.’ In the former, Eve played the daughter of characters played by her real-life actor parents.
Eve’s Career from 2011 Onwards
Eve’s only 2011 film was ‘The Decoy Bride.’ However, she appeared in four episodes of the series ‘Entourage.’ The following year, Eve had roles in ‘ATM,’ ‘Men in Black 3,’ ‘Please, Alfonso,’ and ‘Decoding Annie Parker. By 2013, Alice Eve was an established and in-demand film actress. Between then and 2015, her films included ‘Some Velvet Morning,’ ‘Star Trek into Darkness,’ ‘Cold Comes the Night,’ ‘Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb,’ Before We Go,’ ‘Death of a Farmer,’ ‘Dirty Weekend,’ and ‘Lithgow Saint.’ After five years of concentrating on film roles and having no television appearances, Eve appeared in a single episode of ‘Black Mirror in 2016. In the same year, Eve had roles in the films ‘Criminal’ and ‘Misconduct.’ Between 2017 and 2021, Alice Eve appeared in multiple films. These included ‘Bees Make Honey,’ ‘Please Stand By,’ ‘The Stolen,’ Untogether,’ ‘The Con is On,’ ‘Replicas,’ ‘Bombshell,’ and ‘Warning.’ She also appeared in three television series in 2018. Eve played Gwenda Vaughan in ‘Ordeal by Innocence,’ provided the voices for Jane Porter and Alexis in ‘Robot Chicken,’ and portrayed Mary Walker in ‘Iron Fist.’ In 2019, she played Melisande in ‘Pelleas.’ Most recently, the actress played Susan Trenchard in the 2020 television miniseries ‘Belgravia. The actress's fans can look forward to seeing more of her on the screen, as Alice Eve has various upcoming projects in the pipeline. In television, she will play the recurring role of Kristen in ‘The Power’ and the lead role of Beth in ‘Early Edition. Her upcoming films include ‘The Queen Mary,’ ‘The Internal Machine,’ and ‘Freelance.’
Her Other Projects
The actress has also undertaken several projects other than television and film, including appearing in two music videos. Her first music video was for Paul McCartney’s 2013 single ‘Queenie Eye.’ The second music video in which she appeared was Rixton’s 2015 single ‘Hotel Ceiling.’ Alice Eve took part in the opening session of the Consumer Electronics Show in 2013.
Alice Eve’s Net Worth
According to Wealthy Gorilla, Alice Eve’s net worth is $6 million. She made her money through her acting work, and most of her wealth is from her appearances in films. Eve has also made money from other projects, such as appearing in commercials and music videos.
Her Personal Life
While she was reading English at Oxford University, Alice Eve was in a long-term relationship with poet Adam O’Riordan. However, the relationship ended in 2012. Two years later, Eve announced that she had become engaged to financier Alex Cowper-Smith. He was her high school sweetheart 7. whom she had met at Westminster School. The couple married in 2014, but the marriage did not last, and they were divorced in 2017. Alice Eve has properties in London and Los Angeles, and she splits her time between her two homes. The actress has been a naturalized American citizen since November 2017. She does not have any children.
Written by Allen Lee
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