Kaley Cuoco is a popular American voice artiste actress, singer, host, and a producer. She is commonly known for her character in the Big Bang Theory. With more than 20 TV appearances and over 25 top movies, Kaley has amassed a wealth of expertise, Hollywood hall of fame honor, and a heavy multi-million dollar net worth.
She was born and brought up in California. Her birth date is 30th November 1985. Her parents are Layne Ann Wingate and Gary Carmine Cuoco. She has a younger sister named Briana, who is likewise a singer and an actress. Kaley has a blend of English, Italian, and German ancestry. While building a meaningful amateur career in performing regional tennis, the lead actress was home-schooled. She began at the age of 3 and finally quit by the age of 16. The attractive green-eyed blonde at the moment lives with her family in San Fernando Valley in California.
Kaley Christine Cuoco, who commenced out as a child actor and a designer model, has featured in various Barbie commercials. She has starred in a good number of top TV and film characters and is one of the all-time leaders in the history of TV production. Her initial movie appearance was at the age of only six in the movie Quicksand: No Escape. At the age of nine, she went on to star beside Denzel Washington in the movie Virtuosity, playing the character of Karin Carter.
Professional Acting Career
While starring in several small and supporting characters in the 90s, Kaley’s major break in her performance career came with the ABC’s 8 Simple Rules (in 2002), where she played the role of Bridget Hennessy. Kaley acted in numerous other TV roles before the renowned Big Bang Theory, a show that will heighten her acting profession like none other. Her role as Penny in the comedic series is considered to be one of the most loved actors in the show. Most fans especially love the show because of her character interpretation. Penny‘s persona is that of a lovely and good-natured Cheesecake Factory employee struggling to make a career in the acting world.
Cuoco has appeared in such movies as To Be Fat like Me, The Penthouse, Prison Break, Killer Movie, Picture Perfect, Growing Up Brady, among others. She has additionally worked as a voice-over actor for a few animations. In the year 2014, Kaley was granted a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in California. Back In 2011, the fashion and style enthusiast appeared on the top page of an edition of Allure magazine. The actress, Kaley Cuoco, won the Critics’ Choice Television Award and the People’s Choice Award of 2013 and 2014, respectively.
The vegetarian and dog fanatic has a Chihuahua-dachshund mix dog (called Petey), a German Shepherd named (Duke), and a Jack Russell Terrier (called Raquel). In her leisure time, Kaley will be located bowling, horseback riding, kickboxing, and playing the big drums. Little wonder why she is constantly in good shape. Like her sister Briana, Kaley enjoys music also. Her favorites are Josh Groban, Britney Spears, and Kelly Clarkson.
Expanding her range in the industry, Kaley Cuoco has staked into producing as she started her own TV/film production business, Yes, Norman Productions, in late 2017. The company is currently partnering with Warner Bros studios. Kaley is set to act on the film adaptation of the book The Flight Attendant, which is written by Chris Bohjalian. It will be a great TV series in which Cuoco will star in and additionally serve as the executive producer.
Kaley Cuoco’s Net Worth
With a remarkable net worth ranging approximately $51-$55 million, the tall and green-eyed beauty is one of the largest paid TV actors at the moment. According to the Forbes publication, she is paid around $1 million for every episode of the Big Bang Theory.
Before the 2010-2011 tv season, all the casts of the film earned $60,000. Kaley led the discussion to have their pay increased to $200,000 per episode. By the year 2014, the actress had started earning the six-figure wage. It is assessed that the actress has earned about $30,000,000 from the tv show between 2014-2017. In the year 2016, she earned about $24.5 million, making her Forbes second most expensive paid TV actress. She further makes millions from advertisement deals. Kaley has worked with Ban.do, Ala Pilar, Avon, and Priceline.com.
She is an animal rights advocate and an active humanitarian and has made contributions to several charities. She is committed to supporting further study into the Alzheimer’s disease. Kaley is similarly passionate about fighting the stigmatization of children with disabilities.
Weight, Height, Feet, Measurements
Height: 5 ft 8
Weight: 120 lbs (about 54 kg)
Shoe Size/Feet: 6
Body Measurements: 37-25-35