Who is Carla Gugino? What is net worth of Carla Gugino? The American beauty, Carla Gugino is recognized for her roles in ‘Spy Kids trilogy’, ‘Sucker Punch’ (2011), Sally Jupitor in ‘Watchmen’ (2009), ‘Sin City’ (2005) and many more. Gugino was honored with the ‘National Italian American Foundation’ in 2009 for her achievement in the entertainment industry. The actress is known to have experimented in different genres of the movie industry from paranormal to romantic to comedy. The spy kid star has almost played every type of role, yet she seems to amaze her fans with her every new performance. In 2002, the actress was named at 38th position in the list of 100 sexiest women of Maxim’s magazine.
Carla Gugino Biography and Family
Carla Gugino was born in 1971 on 29th August to an orthodontist father, Carl Gugino and Bohemian mother Susan in Sarasota, Florida. Her parents divorced around the time she turned two. She also has a half brother, Carl Jr; in Sarasota whom she visits from her California home. She had to move between the states quite a lot during this time, in order to spend time with both her parents. She even had a kidney operation at the age of 4.
She started working as a fashion model, when she was a teenager; this motivated her to join acting classes. By the time she was 16; she was earning to support herself and leading her legal emancipation with the support of her parents. She has a butterfly tattoo on her left ankle.
The actress is currently dating a Venezuelan director, producer and writer Sebastian Gutierrez. The couple first met in 1996 on the set of ‘Wedding Bells Blues’, a romantic comedy film. But the couple started dating in 2005. Gutierrez has directed his beautiful girlfriend in several series with ten other films including the one mentioned above. The couple doesn’t have plans for marriage yet, and are just happy to be together.
Education: Gugino followed her mother after her parents’ divorce and was raised and schooled in Paradise, California. Despite her modeling assignment and traveling, she always managed to get a straight ‘A’ in the class. Later due to modeling career, Carla opted to join a private school to complete her education. She graduated as a valedictorian and chose to follow her dream as she was already getting work on Television series and movies. She also enrolled herself in an acting class taking the advice of her aunt Carol Merrill who starred in the 1963’s show ‘Lets Make a Deal’.
Gugino made her debut on the small screen in 1988, with ‘Who’s the Boss?’ in a episode named ‘Prom Night II’ playing the role of Jane. Since then see has made many guest appearances in several shows including ‘Quatum Leap’, ‘Davis Rules’, ‘A Season of Miracles’, ‘Wayward Pines’, ‘New Girl’, ‘Spin City’ where she appeared in 13 episodes, ‘Chicago Hope’ where she had the main role in season 6 (23 Episodes), ‘California (10 Episodes)’, ‘The Brick (6 Episodes)’, ‘Supergirl’, ‘Roadies (Main Role)’, and several more. In 2012, she played the lead role in Washington DC as Susan Berg an investigative reporter that aired on USA networks.
Carla debuted on the silver screen in 1989 with Troop Beverly Hills, which is an adventure comedy. The actress has done more than 30 films. Some of her movies include ‘This Boy’s Life’, ‘Homeward Bound II’, ‘Snake Eyes’, ‘Judas Kiss’, ‘The Life Coach’, ‘The Spy Kids Trilogy’, ‘The Unborn’, ‘Watchmen’, ‘American Gangster’, ‘Race to the Witch Mountain’, ‘Mr. Popper’s Penguins’, ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’, ‘Man Of Steel’, ‘San Andreas’, ‘Bling’, ‘Wolves’ and many more.
Carla Gugino Net Worth
Working in front of the camera since her teenage days, the American actress has been earning loads of money with all her releases. Carla’s net worth is estimated to be around $15 million US dollars as of 2017.
Carla Gugino Business Model
Apart from her movie career, the actress is also a famous face in Television industry.
She also makes some extra income through endorsing brands like L’Oreal hair coloring.
The actress has two big releases this year including, ‘The Space Between Us’ a romantic scientific fiction starring Nathaniel Shepherd, Gardner Elliot and ‘Gerald’s Game’ which is a psychological horror, starring Carla as lead with Gerald Burlingame.
The spy kid star is a treasure to the industry. Throughout her career, Carla has been a part of completely dynamic projects, trying her hand in every genre from kids’ comedy to horror psychology. The actress has gone beyond the realm of acting to explore her act as an artist. She is known for her experimentation with characters delivering a new flavor of her acting talent every time on the screen.