Sophie Monk Net Worth, Music Career, Acting, TV Career, Radio Careers

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Popular Name: Sophie Monk 
Real Name: Sophie Charlene Akland Monk 
Birth Date: December 14th, 1979
Birth Place: London England
Age: 47 years old 
Gender: Female
Nationality/Citizenship: Australian 
Height: 5ft
Weight: 54 kg
Sexuality: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Spouse(s): Joshua Gross
Children: N/A
Profession: Singer, Actress, Model, Television Personality
Years active: 1999–present
Net Worth: $4 Million
Last Updated: 2022

 

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Sophie Charlene Akland Monk famously known as Sophie Monk is a 47-year-old Australian singer, actress, model, and television personality born on the 14th of December 1979 in London, England.

In this article as we progress, we’re sure going to show you exactly Sophie Monk net worth, and not just that, we’ll as well feed you with vital details that would help you know her better like her biography, singing career, acting career, tv career, radio career, and endorsements.

Sophie Monk Biography

Sophie Charlene Akland Monk famously known as Sophie Monk is a 47-year-old Australian singer, actress, model, and television personality born on the 14th of December 1979 in London, England.

Sophie Monk’s father Andrew Monk is English while her mother Sandi Monk is Australian.

She stands 5 feet or 6 inches tall and weighs 54 kilograms.

In 1982, Sophie Monk was two years old when her parents relocated to Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia.

Sophie Monk got her early education at Helensvale Primary School and later proceeded to St Hilda’s, Somerset College.

Sophie Monk also attended  A. B. Paterson College and as well MacGregor State High School where she eventually graduated as school captain in 1997.

Sophie Monk received training in classical opera while she grew up.

After she graduated, Sophie Monk had an impersonator acting job, where she portrayed Marilyn Monroe at Warner Bros. Movie World, on the Gold Coast.

In 2018, Sophie Monk was diagnosed with endometriosis at the age of 38.

Concerning relationships and love life, Sophie Monk was engaged to Benji Madden, an American guitarist but their engagement was unfortunately canceled in February 2008.

After being involved in a car crash in February 2010, Sophie Monk made it public that she’s been engaged to Jimmy Esebag.

Within just a few months after then, Sophie Monk made another announcement that she and Jimmy Esebag have gone their separate ways.

In January 2018 a report emerged that Sophie Monk was in a serious relationship with Stu Laundy.

Sophie Monk, however, confirmed the reports and after a while, they broke up and Sophie Monk announced it on her verified Instagram page.

In the same year 2018, Sophie Monk began a new relationship with Joshua Gross.

After years of being together, Sophie Monk and Joshua Gross tied the knot in 2022, in a secret ceremony at their NSW home.

The couple however hasn’t gotten any children to date as a result of Sophie Monk freezing her eggs a few years ago.

Sophie Monk Musical Career

One of the major forces behind Sophie Monk net worth is her musical career and that’s why it’s necessary we tell you about it.

The Australian star, Sophie Monk began her professional music career in 1999 and has sung both as a group member and as a solo artist and we would break her musical career as such.

Sophie Monk Group Career

In 1999, the Australian reality television series, Popstars did an advertisement, looking out for a girl with vocal and dance experience, and Sophie Monk’s mother who saw the advert recommended she grabs the opportunity.  

The Popstars’ TV talent show was aimed at creating a successful new girl group. 

Sophie Monk in one of the auditions, performed Marilyn Monroe‘s popular Happy Birthday, Mr. President“.

Sophie Monk worked on her past experience as a Monroe impersonator.

After some number of rounds of singing and dancing workshops, Sophie Monk was picked as a member of the group.

The group was named Bardot and became the first Australian act to debut at the No. 1 place with both its debut single, Poison, and self-titled debut album

Subsequent singles like  “I Should’ve Never Let You Go and These Days” were thereafter released.

The Bardot embarked on its first national tour and performed at the 2000 ARIA Awards for which they bagged nominations in three categories.

In July 2001, the Bardot released “ASAP, their first single from their second album. 

ASAP peaked Top 5, as their follow-up single, “I Need Somebody“, was their most successful single since “Poison”.

As time went on, the group, Bardot gained more control of their music and image. 

The group’s second album, Play It Like That debuted at No. 16, and achieved gold status. 

Sophie Monk was the co-writer of the album track “Feel Right” with bandmate Sally Polihronas

In 2002, Bardot’s final single, Love Will Find A Way” completed the group’s string of consecutive Top 20 hits.

The Bardots undertook its second national tour and in a few months was disbanded.

Sophie Monk Career as Solo Artist

In 2002, Sophie Monk signed a recording deal with Warner Music Australia and began her work on a solo album.

Sophie Monk’s album’s first single “Inside Outside was released in October 2002 and was produced by Grammy Award winner, Rob Davis

Sophie Monk performed the song at the Grand Finale of 2002 The Footy Show in an effort to promote the single. 

The track, Inside Outside, peaked at No. 5 on the ARIA Singles Chart and sold over 35,000 copies worldwide. 

Sophie Monk’s next single, Get the Music On“, peaked at No. 10 on the ARIA Singles Chart.

In May 2003, Sophie  Monk dropped her debut album Calendar Girl which peaked at No. 35 on the ARIA Albums Chart

The album, Calender Girl, got mixed reviews from critics with Sophie Monk being a co-writer of four of the album’s tracks.

 As a follow-up to the release of the album, Sophie  Monk released her third and last single, One Breath Away, which peaked at No. 23 on the ARIA Singles Chart as she left the  Warner Music Group in 2004. 

In April 2017, Sophie Monk performed alongside country singer Kasey Chambers at Byron Bay Bluesfest as she had shown interest in releasing country music in the future.

Sophie Monk Acting Career

Another powerful contributing factor to Sophie Monk net worth is her acting career since she makes a lot of money for each appearance.

In 2004, Sophie Monk did her acting debut in a little role on the Nine Network made-for-television film The Mystery of Natalie Wood.

In the film, Sophie Monk portrays  Marilyn Monroe and appeared in the music video Always by the Pop Punk band Blink-182 the same year. 

Sophie Monk has had little roles in films like Click, Murder World, and Spring Break ’83 in 2005.

Subsequently, Sophie Monk moved to Los Angeles, California in order to pursue a further career in acting. 

Not too long after she moved to Los Angeles, Sophie Monk landed her break-out role in the spoof comedy film Date Movie.

In July 2007, Sophie Monk did her American television debut in the HBO Comedy series Entourage and appeared in the dark comedy Sex and Death the same year.

Sophie Monk was featured in the Warner Premiere comedy film Spring Breakdown with Parker Posey and Amy Poehler.

Spring Breakdom filming took place in South Padre in 2006 with Sophie Monk portraying the film’s antagonist a bimbo sorority girl named Mason. 

The film went through a long post-production period and encountered distribution problems.

The comedy film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival with negative reviews and comments and was in June 2009  released straight to DVD.

In September 2008, Dark Castle Entertainment made an announcement that Sophie Monk was cast in the slasher horror film The Hills Run Red

The Hills Run Red filming commenced at the beginning of 2009 in Sofia, Bulgaria, and premiering was at UK Frightfest and was released straight to DVD in September 2009.

In September 2008, Sophie Monk announced her intention to develop her own reality television series titled Bigger Than Paris

In January 2010, Sophie Monk filmed the pilot in Los Angeles, California, and in April 2013, was working on a sitcom with actor Sam Worthington.

In 2015, Sophie Monk was added to the cast for the reprise movie of Blood Feast.

Sophie Monk Television Career

In April 2010, it was announced that Sophie Monk would serve as a special guest presenter on the travel television program Getaway.

After she had appeared in Getaway, it was announced that Sophie Monk would keep appearing on the series in a recurring form from that time on making her visit Hawaii, Las Vegas, and Mexico as part of her role. 

In May 2012, Sophie Monk was one of the celebrities that signed up for the FOX dating show The Choice.

The series was a by-product of  The Voice where celebrity judges sit with their backs turned to a pool of “sexy singles” hoping to score a date with a celebrity and premiered on 7 June 2012.

In October 2015, Sophie Monk confirmed she would be a new judge on Australia’s Got Talent taking over from  Geri Halliwell for season eight with Kelly Osbourne, Eddie Perfect, and Ian “Dicko” Dickson.

In 2015, Sophie Monk won the fourth season of The Celebrity Apprentice Australia.

In April 2017, it was confirmed that Sophie Monk would be featured in The Bachelorette Australia.

In December, Sophie Monk confirmed she would serve as host of Love Island Australia, which was aired in May 2018 on 9Go!.

In 2020, Sophie Monk participated in the second season of The Masked Singer Australia, performing as the “Dragonfly” and was the fifth contestant to be evicted making her emerge  8th overall.

In September 2020, Sophie Monk was confirmed as the new host for the revival of Beauty and the Geek Australia on Nine Network to be held in 2021.

In December 2021, Sophie Monk was announced as one of the four celebrities to contest the Lego Masters Bricksmas Special with  Brooke Boney, radio and TV presenter Wippa, and TV presenter Scott Cam

Sophie Monk Radio Career

In 2013, Sophie Monk stood in for Fifi Box on Fifi and Jules while Box was on maternity leave.

In December 2013, Sophie Monk alongside  Jules Lund, Merrick Watts, and Mel B was confirmed as the new host of the 2Day FM breakfast show taking over  Kyle and Jackie O Show.

Sophie Monk has been a regular fixture on KIIS 1065’s Kyle and Jackie O Show and has hosted The Summer Fling breakfast show alongside Matty Acton on KIIS 1065 and KIIS 101.1.

Sophie Monk Endorsements

Endorsement deals have contributed immensely to Sophie Monk net worth as she has signed numerous deals with various brands and organizations with massive earnings.

In 2012, Sophie Monk was featured in a billboard campaign for Angel Champagne on the famous La Cienega Boulevard in Hollywood.

In 2019, Sophie Monk signed a brand ambassadorial deal with Australian health snack brand Slim Secrets and cosmetic brand MCO Beauty.

Sophie Monk had signed deals with other brands including: 

  • Diet Vanilla Coke
  • Pepsi Max
  • LG Electronics
  • Coca-Cola 
  • Expozay Swimwear. 

Sophie Monk Net Worth

Sophie Monk net worth wouldn’t in any way be less than expected, considering all her careers and ventures and the estimate of how much she makes from them all.

Putting up exact and prompt figures, Sophie Monk net worth is estimated at four million US Dollars ($4 million)

Conclusion

A woman who is multi-talented like Sophie Monk is described as simply incredible and a role model to so many aspiring actresses, tv personalities, and others across the world.

Hopefully, before the year runs out, there will be an increase in  Sophie Monk net worth, since she’s still very active in all she does and even venturing into many other things.

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