Olivia Jane Cockburn was born in New York City on March 10, 1984. Her mother, Leslie Cockburn, is a journalist and producer for “60 Minutes.” Her father, Andrew, is also a journalist. Olivia’s grandfather on her dad’s side is the British author Claud Cockburn. She has two siblings, Chloe, who is older, and Charlie, who is younger.
She went to Georgetown Day School when she was young and lived in Washington, D.C. She then went to high school at Phillips Academy. Olivia changed her last name when she was in high school. Her new name was based on a book by Oscar Wilde. She graduated from high school in 2002. She was accepted to Bard College in New York, but she kept putting off going there so she could focus on acting. Later, Wilde went to the Gaiety School of Acting in Dublin.
Olivia Wilde’s Net Worth
|Net Worth:||$25 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Mar 10, 1984 (38 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft 7 in (1.71 m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Film Producer, Model, Writer, Film director|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
According to Celebritynetworth, American actress and director Olivia Wilde have a net worth of $25 million.
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Olivia’s first role on TV was as Jewel Goldman in six episodes of the Fox show “Skin.” The next year, she was in the movie “The Girl Next Door” and started playing Alex Kelly on the Fox teen drama “The O.C.” for 13 episodes. Next, Wilde was in the movies “Conversations with Other Women” (2005), “Alpha Dog” (2006), “Bickford Shmeckler’s Cool Ideas” (2006), and “Turistas” (2006). In 2007, she was in “The Death and Life of Bobby Z,” “The Black Donnellys,” and an off-Broadway production of “Beauty on the Vine.”
Olivia joined the cast of “House” in September of that year. She played an internist named Remy “Thirteen” Hadley who had Huntington’s disease. She was in 81 episodes of the medical drama. Wilde made several movies while he was on “House,” including “Year One” (2009) and “Butter” (2009). “Tron: Legacy” (2010) and “In Time” (2011) were box office hits, making $400.1 million and $174 million, respectively.
Awards and Nomination
Wilde won an award for “Bickford Shmeckler’s Cool Ideas” as Best Actress at the US Comedy Arts Festival in 2006, and she won a Rising Star Award at the Vail Film Festival in 2008. Olivia won a Breakthrough Director of the Year award for “Booksmart,” and the Hollywood Critics Association gave her a Trailblazer award.
For “Booksmart,” she also won awards from the Faro Island Film Festival, GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics, Hollywood Film Awards, Mill Valley Film Festival, Online Film & Television Association, Palm Springs International Film Festival, San Francisco International Film Festival, and a few film critic groups.
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Wilde won a Women Film Critics Circle Award for Acting and Activism in 2015, and she won a News & Documentary Emmy Award for producing the documentary “Body Team 12” in 2017.
Olivia has also been up for six Teen Choice Awards (four for “House” and one each for “Tron” and “The Incredible Burt Wonderstone”), two Alliance of Women Film Journalists awards (Best Woman Director and Humanitarian Activism Award), two Behind the Voice Actors Awards (for “TRON: Uprising” and “BoJack Horseman”), an MTV Movie Award (Best Breakout Star for “Tron”), and a Scream Award (Best Science Fiction Actress for “Tron”).
Assets and Investment
In 2011, Olivia bought a 3,284-square-foot home in the Los Feliz neighborhood of Los Angeles for $2.295 million. In July 2013, she sold the 4-bedroom home for $2.19 million. Wilde and Sudeikis bought a 4-bedroom, 2,833-square-foot home in Silver Lake for $3.49 million in 2019. In 2014, they spent $6.5 million on a Brooklyn townhouse with 9 bedrooms and 6,500 square feet.
Social Media Account
User Name: @oliviawilde
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Fans: 4.2 Million ( As of Writing )