If you’re familiar with Addie Singer from the Nickelodeon TV series Unfabulous, then Emma Roberts is no stranger to you at all. Since Emma Roberts broke into prominence in 2004, for her appearance on the positively-received TV series, Unfabulous, she has since taken up more interesting roles in several films and TV projects such as Aquamarine (2006), Nancy Drew (2007) and Wild Child (2008). Emma Roberts’ fan base and viewership reached a whole new level in 2013 when she appeared in the main role of Madison Montgomery in the FX series American Horror Story; Coven. Since then, not only has her fame reached the skies, her financial status has followed suit too. Curious about Emma Roberts’ net worth. Keep reading the article below to find out.
Who Is Emma Roberts?
To get a feel of her career success, you must first be familiar with Emma Roberts’ background. Emma Rose Roberts was born in Rhinebeck, New York, on February 10, 1991, to American parents – Eric Roberts and Kelly Cunningham. Her father is an actor who has worked in the entertainment arena all his life. Although he and Emma’s mother got divorced only months after her birth, he was present enough to nurture the show biz flames in her young heart.
The actress’ parents both got remarried, putting her in a complex web of step-family and half-siblings. From her father’s side, she is the stepdaughter of Eliza Roberts and step-granddaughter of David Rayfiel and Lila Garrett; but from her mother’s remarriage, she is a stepdaughter to the famous musician Kelly Nickels. She also has a half-sister named Grace.
Speaking of family, she also comes from line of famous actors and actresses. She is a niece to the famous actresses, Julia Roberts and Lisa Roberts Gillan. The actress is of English, German, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, and Swedish ancestry.
Though her father played his part, it was Emma Roberts’ aunts who shaped her decision to eventually go into acting. Growing up, she attended Archer School for Girls in Los Angeles, California, and in September of 2011, she moved to Sarah Lawrence College. However, she soon dropped out a few months later to pay more attention to her fledgling acting career.
Before we get to Emma Robert’s net worth, it’s only appropriate to explain how her career successes over the years added up to her incredibly high net worth today. According to several sources, Roberts made her acting debut back in 2001 as Kristina Sunshine Jung, in the film Blow; the first film she auditioned for. Her character, Kristina Jung, was the daughter of a cocaine smuggler George Jung (portrayed by Johnny Depp).
However, 2004 was the season of her big break. That year, Emma Roberts appeared in the lead role as Addie Singer in the Nickelodeon TV series Unfabulous. The show, which premiered in September of 2004, garnered so many positive reviews and earned her several Teen Choice Award and Young Artist Award nominations. In 2006, Roberts starred with Sara Paxton and the music artist, JoJo, in the film Aquamarine. A few years after her big break in 2004, she was in for another career shift in 2013. That year, the California-born actress co-starred with Evan Peters in Adult World and Jennifer Aniston in the comedic movie We’re the Millers.
Her Role As Madison Montgomery In AHS
In 2013, Emma Roberts began appearing as Madison Montgomery in the critically acclaimed FX series, American Horror Story: Coven. The American Horror Story series is an anthology series, as such Emma Roberts has appeared in different roles on the show over the years.
Over the years, Emma Roberts has featured as Maggie Esmerelda in American Horror Story: Freak Show (2014-2015), as Serena Belinda in American Horror Story: Cult (2017), and reprised her role as Madison Montgomery in American Horror Story: Apocalypse (2018). Emma Roberts also played the role of Brooke Thompson in American Horror Story: 1984 (2019), all of which contributed to her net worth.
What Is Emma Roberts’ Net Worth?
Several notable sources put Emma Roberts’ net worth at $15 million. Most of this amount comes from her Film, TV and Music careers. Prior to her role on American Horror Story, the actress was believed to be worth $5 Million.
Judging from her age, Emma Roberts has a pretty long way to go in the film industry; and as such, her current net worth can only get better. Considering how well she’s doing already; there’s reason to believe that the best is yet to come for Emma Roberts.