Elizabeth Olsen is an American actress who has come to realize great success in her career as a professional in the entertainment industry. If her name sounds familiar, she is the sister of famous twins Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen. Elizabeth has done well on her own though. Although her superstar siblings have a reported net wealth of ver $500 million Elizabeth has done very well on her own. She has amassed an estimated net worth of between $11 to $12 million. How did Elizabeth make her fortune? Was it strictly from her career as an actress? We looked into her career and personal history to learn more about her and here is what we discovered.
Her early life and career
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Elizabeth will be 31 years old as of February of 2021. She was born in Los Angeles, California on February 16, 1989. Her mother and father helped to prepare her for a career in the entertainment business. While she was still very young, she was enrolled in singing lessons and ballet. When she was just 7 years old, her mom and dad divorced. Elizabeth attended high school, even though she had already started her career in acting. After she graduated from high school, she continued her studies with a focus on acting at the Tisch School for the Arts. She also attended the Moscow Art Theater School. She has put in a great deal of effort in preparation to advance in her career by honing her acting skills.
According to Wealthy Genius, Elizabeth began her acting career when she was only four years old. She was fortunate to be born into a family that was already established in the industry. She appeared in many of her famous sisters’ productions as a co-star. Elizabeth was cast in the 2011 film “Martha Marcy May Marlene, in the role of Martha. This was her big break as she starred in the lead role in a film about a girl who returned home after she escaped from a cult. She received positive recognition for her role in the movie. This opened more doors for other important roles that would further boost her career. The film was launched from a small budget of $600,000, but it grossed a whopping $5.4 million at the box office. This made her a valuable asset in the film industry.
Elizabeth also appeared in ‘Silent Hill” in her next acting gig. The reviews for the film were mixed, but her performance was stellar and received positive acclaim from the critics. She later appeared as Edie Parker in the film “Kill Your Darlings.” She co-starred in the film with Daniel Radcliffe of the “Harry Potter” franchise. She also appeared in a Korean film titled “Oldboy.” This was a role that earned her a nomination for a 2013 BAFTA Rising Star Award.
Her career advanced
In 2013, Elizabeth Olsen took on a role that was a bit different than the horror flicks he had appeared in previously. She was cast in the role of Elle Brody in “Godzilla.” Just before that she was the star of “In Secret,” which was an erotic thriller. One of her best roles and certainly the most lucrative was when she appeared in the film “Red Lights.” She also co-starred with Josh Radnor in the film “Liberal Arts.” She received positive reviews for her role in the film. In 2014, Elizabeth appeared in “Very Good Girls, co-starring with Dakota Fanning. This was an independent film. The following year she appeared as Scarlett Witch in the “Avengers: Age of Ultron” movie in 2015. She reprised the part of Scarlett Witch in “Infinity War,” an Avengers movie. Elizabeth was paid $5 million for appearing in the film. The movie brought in more than $2 billion at the box office. The popularity of the film makes it fairly certain that there would more parts offered for future films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. She also appeared in “Captain America: Civil War,” then went on to appear in the 2019 film “Avengers: Endgame” which turned out to be the highest-ranking film of all time with a $2.798 billion haul at the box office.
Other films for Elizabeth Olsen
Elizabeth also took the time to appear in other film projects. In 2015, she was cast as Hank Williams’ wife n “Saw the Light” which is a Hank Williams biopic. She also appeared in “Wind River” in 2017 in the leading role. She closed out the 2017 year with a starring role in the film “Ingrid Goes West.” The following year she appeared in “Sorry for Your Loss” for television. She starred in the project and served as the executive producer of the project. She also had a Facebook Watch web series, but it only went for two seasons before being canceled in 2020.
Her personal life
Elizabeth likes to keep a low profile when it comes to her personal relationships. She dated actor Boyd Holbrook and then became engaged to him in 2014. The relationship didn’t work out and they called off the wedding in 2015. Her next known romantic relationship was with Robbie Arnett, a musician. The two became engaged in 2019, but not much more information is available about the status of their relationship or the couple’s plans for the future.
Elizabeth Olsen got her start in acting when she was little more than a toddler. She worked in her sisters’ productions until she got her lucky break. She has since established her own career in acting with an impressive portfolio of film projects to her credit. We can assume by her wild success in film that Elizabeth has earned the bulk of her $11 million fortune through her acting career, and likely, most of it has come from her involvement in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.