Judd is an American actress known for appearing in films like Heat, A Time to Kill, Double Jeopardy, and Divergent. The Ashley Judd net worth figure is about $15 million as of 2022.
Early Life and Bio
Ashley Tyler Ciminella was born in April 1968 in Los Angeles, California to parents Michael and Naomi. Her father was a marketing analyst in the horse racing industry, while her mother is the late country music singer.
Moreover, Judd has an older half-sister named Wynonna who is also a famed country singer.
Judd’s parents got divorced when she was four, which followed by going to live with her mom in her native Kentucky. Actually, Ashley attended 13 schools before graduating, including Franklin High School in Tennessee. Then, she enrolled at the University of Kentucky.
There, she majored in French and minored in anthropology, art history, theater, and women’s studies. After graduating with honors, Judd moved west to Hollywood.
Ashley Judd Net Worth and Career
Judd’s first acting roles came in works such as Star Trek: The Next Generation and on the NBC drama Sisters. She then began receiving movie parts in notable films like Smoke and Heat.
Eventually, Judd appeared in big-screen hits including A Time to Kill, Kiss the Girls, Double Jeopardy, Where the Heart Is, Someone Like You, and High Crimes.
Notably, her work in the movies Norma Jean & Marilyn and De-Lovely earned her Golden Globe nominations. She later earned a Primetime Emmy Award nom for acting in Missing.
Aside from her acting gigs, Judd has served as the advertising face of American Beauty and was featured in apparel and jewelry lines for Goody’s Family Clothing.
Lastly, Judd played the role of Natalie Prior in Divergent and its sequel, Insurgent. The two films grossed over $587 million combined at the global box office.
Ashley Judd Instagram and Twitter
Currently, the actress possesses about 630 thousand Instagram followers. To go along with that, Judd has another 387 thousand followers on her Twitter account as of August 2022.
Impressively, the actress attained a mid-career MPA degree from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University in 2010. Then, she enrolled at UC Berkeley to pursue a PhD in Public Policy, but she took a medical leave of absence and since hasn’t returned.
In 1999, Judd got engaged to Scottish racing driver Dario Franchitti before marrying two years later. The couple didn’t have any children prior to getting divorced in 2013.
Judd focuses on humanitarian work, detailing it in her memoir All That is Bitter and Sweet.
Ashley Judd Net Worth
The Ashley Judd net worth figure of $10 million has been accumulated since the mid 1990s. Since then, the actress has become a mainstay in Hollwood through consistent work on screen.
Ashley Judd FAQ
The actress celebrates her birthday every year on April 19th. Being born in 1968, Judd will be 55 years old in the spring of 2023.
Nowadays, it appears as though Judd is dating Martin Surbeeck, who works as a professor.
Ashley Judd News
Grief policing: What motivates it, how it harms and what to do instead – USA TODAY
Wynonna Judd may ‘contest’ Naomi’s will in sign of family tensions, report says – The Mercury News
Naomi Judd Doesn’t Name Daughters Ashley and Wynonna in Will – Yahoo Entertainment
Naomi Judd Did Not Name Daughters Wynonna Judd and Ashley Judd in Her Will – Entertainment Tonight
Ashley Judd says she met man who raped her, as part of ‘restorative justice’ process – The Guardian