About Christine Baranski
It has been announced that the overall amount of the current Christine Baranski net worth reaches as high as 14 million dollars, which makes her one of the wealthiest actresses in Hollywood. Christine Baranski has appeared in many stage plays as well as screen productions. In 1984, she appeared in the Broadway play called “The Real Thing”. In 1989, she appeared in another one, called “Rumors”. For both of them, the actress received the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play.
As a TV actress, she is probably mostly known from the sitcom called “Cybill”, in which she was appearing in the period of 1995-1998 as Maryanne Thorpe. For her work in this sitcom, Christine Baranski became a winner of the 1995 Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series. Thus, these appearances have also added up to the overall estimate of Christine Baranski net worth. As a Broadway actress, she has appeared in many other plays, such as “The House of Blue Leaves”, “Hide and Seek”, “Boeing Boeing” and “Hurlyburly”.
Christine Baranski has been nominated for 14 Emmy awards.
In addition to her stage and TV work, Christine Baranski has also appeared in many movies, such as “9 ½ Weeks”, “Reversal of Fortune”, “Into the Woods”, “Legal Eagles”, “Jeffrey”, “Chicago”, “Bulworth”, “Addams Family Values”, “The Birdcage”, “Cruel Intentions”, “Mamma Mia”, “Bowfinger” and “Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas”. Thus, all of these films have also increased the overall sum of Christine Baranski net worth.
The actress was born in 1952 in Buffalo, New York. Her father worked as an editor of a Polish newspaper. Christine Baranski herself is Polish and both of her Polish grandparents were acting in theater productions. Christine Baranski was a student at the Villa Maria Academy in Cheektowaga. After that, she attended New York City’s Juilliard School. In 1974, she graduated from this school and earned her Bachelor of Arts degree.
In 1980, the actress debuted as an Off-Broadway performer in the play called “Coming Attractions”, which was shown at Playwrights Horizons. In 1982, Christine Baranski appeared in another play, called “Sally and Marsha” at the Manhattan Theatre Club. In 1980, she debuted as a Broadway actress with her appearance in “Hide and Seek”. Her next appearance was in “The Real Thing”, for which she was awarded the Tony Award Best Featured Actress in a Play.
In 2002, she got a starring role in the production called “Sweeney Todd”, for which she was awarded the 2003 Helen Hayes Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical. In 2006, she got the title role in “Mame”. In addition to winning two Tony Awards, Christine Baranski won two Drama Desk Awards. Other films, in which she has appeared and which have also added up to Christine Baranski net worth, include “Life with Mikey”, “New Jersey Drive” and “The Guru”.