Courteney Cox Net Worth $150 million
|Popular Name:||Courteney Cox|
|Real Name:||Courteney Bass Cox|
|Birth Date:||15 June 1964|
|Birth Place:||Birmingham, Alabama, United States|
David Arquette (m. 1999, div. 2013)
|Years active:||1984 Till Date|
|Net Worth:||$150 Million|
Courteney Cox is a popular actress, producer, and director. She gained international attention for her role on the NBC sitcom ‘Friends’ and in the horror film series ‘Scream’. Courteney Cox next worth is made up of all that she has earned from her film acting and filmmaking career.
She is one of the most dedicated in the business, so here’s everything about Courteney Cox biography, profession, family and other aspects of her very interesting life as a celebrity.
Courteney Cox’s Early Life
Courteney Bass Cox was born in Birmingham, Alabama in the United States on 15th June 1964. Her mother was Courteney Copeland and her father named Richard Lewis Cox was a businessman. She has an elder brother Richard Jr., and two sisters named Dorothy and Virginia.
For her education, Courteney attended Mountain Brook High School and also at Mount Vernon College in Washington, DC. Along the line of her academic pursuit, she abandoned her studies and decided to pursue a career in acting and modeling.
Courteney Cox’s Career
Courteney started modeling in 1984 and was seen in a video production for ‘Dancing in the Park’ by Bruce Springsteen. In her early works, this gifted actress played a starring role in the short television series ‘Misfit of Science’ in 1984, and subsequently got the recurring role in the other television series.
Some of her earliest film roles include ‘Mr. Destiny’, ‘Cocoon: the Return’, and ‘Masters of the Universe’. She had one of the biggest moments of her career when she became a part of the highly successful sitcom ‘Friends’ in 1993.
She also appeared in the film ‘Ace Ventura’ alongside Jim Carrey. Some of her most successful films have been listed below.
Courteney Cox’s Movies
- Scream (1996)
- Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994)
- Just Before I Go (2014)
- The Longest Yard (2005)
- Mr. Destiny (1990)
- Bedtime Stories (2008)
- 3000 Miles to Graceland (2001)
- The Runner (1999)
Award & Achievements
Courteney’s works in all the projects she has carried out have been well received and appreciated. She has bagged several awards from many nominations, and continues to impress her audience with every acting and production role.
She has won six awards from a total of 32 nominations, all earned for her great works in television series and programs. The actress has received a Golden Derby Televison Award, a People’s Choice Award, a Golden Apple Award, and three others.
Personal Life & Family
She married filmstar David Arquette on June 12, 1999. However, things got sour between them and they divorced in 2013. Although the pair lived separated from 2010, they maintained good friendship and business relationship in the projects that they had going. Their Daughter named Coco Riley Arquette was born in June 2004.
Since 2013, Cox has been in a relationship with singer Johnny Daid. They had their engagement in 2014 and their fans have been waiting for the deal to be sealed since that time. Courtney who is now 56 years of age, has a height of 165cm and weighs 57kg.
Courteney Cox Net Worth
Courtney Cox net worth has been made from her works as an actress and producer that has been a part of many films and television shows. She has boosted her income through endorsement deals where she has worked for some of the biggest brands in the United States.
Her reputation as one of the biggest names in Hollywood earned her many film roles as well as awards, and over the years, she has seen her salary figures skyrocket along with her popularity.
According to Forbes, Cox, one of the most successful actresses of all time, is ranked among the top 100 actresses alive. Her main works ‘Ace Ventura’ and ‘Friends’ did a big deal to her financial statement as earnings from both series established her as one of the top earners during that time.
For the first season of the sitcom ‘Friends’, Courteney received around $22,500 per episode. Her salary for the season two boosted to about $40,000 per episode leading her to cart away with $960,000 that season against the $320,000 she made from season one.
The cast members negotiated as a group for a salary raise ahead of the third season of the show, and they secured a deal that handed them $75,000 per episode, and Courteney Cox claimed a total of 1.875 million for that season.
She earned $2 million form season four, $2.5 million for season five, $3.1 million from season six, and $36 million for seasons seven and eight combined. For seasons nine and ten, she earned a million dollars per episode, leading to an accumulation of $42 million.
When summed up, Courteney Cox and each cast member of the sitcom ‘Friends’ earned a total of about $90 million in base salary from the show alone, before on-going royalties and backend bonuses. The show still generates $1 billion every year in streaming deals and syndication royalties, and it has been reported that Courtney can earn up to $10 million or more in royalties alone.
With all that she has achieved, the actress lives a life of glamour and befitting luxury. She owns a $17 million Malibu home and two condos worth $5 million in Beverly hills’. Courteney Cox net worth is $150 million.
Asides bulking up most of her wealth from working on the hit sitcom ‘Friends’ for ten complete seasons, this woman has worked effortlessly in several other projects that has significantly added to her overall fortune.