Celebrities can be people you admire, if you look at their hard work and the resulting financial worth they can boast. Below are seven examples of admirable musicians and acting professionals on any top celebrity net worth list.
Zakk Wylde: As a songwriter and musician, Wylde is well-known. He is also known for his talent in playing numerous instruments. His worth is surprisingly low at only $16 million, but his focus has been more on the music and less on putting himself out there for the cash.
Jason Lee: An actor, film and television producer and well-known comedian, Jason Lee went from his birth in California in 1970 to a recognized role in My Name is Earl and a net worth today of $18 million. His work has been recognized and admired for its entertaining comedy and its variety, since Lee has also been in Mallrats and Dogma and has voiced Video Games like Disney Infinity and Tony Hawk Project 8.
Eva Longoria: As a model and an actress known for her Desperate Housewives role, Longoria is admirable because she started out working at Wendy’s and ended up worth $35 million and a household name. She also has been recognized as one of the hottest female stars and as one of the sexiest women alive. Those are pretty impressive marks for her celebrity history, considering her start like the rest of us with fast food experience.
Madonna: Madonna is worth $800 million. Her music is known to multiple generations and her work is admired by countless people the world over. Her notable look and signature style is something that has yet to be matched or outdone by anyone else in the industry.
Celine Dion: Celine is worth $730 million. Her work as a singer has reached many people in a way that others cannot describe but feel very strongly about. Her song My Heart Will Go On grabbed attention during the movie Titanic, which was a very popular money making film. She also is known for Falling Into You, an album that garnered Grammy Awards and sold more than 32 million copies.
Brad Pitt: Born in Oklahoma, Pitt has long been recognized as one of the sexiest and most versatile actors in the business. His work in Mr. and Mrs. Smith, Seven, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button and Legends of the Fall has made it more than logical that his worth is currently at an impressive $250 million. What makes it even more interesting is that Pitt has a history of work in the fast food industry like the majority of the US, with his first job being at El Pollo Loco.
Drew Barrymore: Actress Drew Barrymore is worth $125 million, which is no surprise considering the many roles she has played, including her start with E.T., her role in Charlie’s Angels and her work in Never Been Kissed. Barrymore has also been a popular host of the long-running variety show Saturday Night Live.
When it comes to celebrity net worth, you may or may not be surprised to hear some of these results. However, keep in mind that most of these people are still very much in the public eye and still earning money, so their worth can continue to grow.