Who is Jena Malone? What is net worth of Jena Malone? This young, beautiful, sexy and talented American actress and musician was born on 21st November 1984 in Sparks, Nevada, U.S.A to Edward Berge, who was part of Norwegian descent and Debora Malone. She was raised and taken care by her mother and her mother’s partner.
Her parental grandfather Karl Berge was the owner of Bourbon Square Casino. She has a younger maternal half-sister Madison Mae Malone who was born in 1997.
Education: Jena attended Professional Children’s School for ninth grade in New York. Before that she attended home school from grade six to eight. She quit her school in January 2000 and after a gap of few years she got her General Education Development certificate.
Jena Malone Net Worth
The American actress has an estimated net worth of $4.5 million US dollars. At the age of 19 she bought a home in Lake Tahoe, Nevada and lived there till 2012. She is currently living in her own apartment in Los Angeles, California, U.S.A. And she is associated with the products endorsement of Samsung.
Career: Jean Malone moved to Las Vegas in 1995 and then convinced her mother to move to Los Angeles to make her career in acting. She made her acting debut in the year 1996 for performing the title role in the film Bastard out of Carolina and for this she also won the Young Artist Award. She was only 10 years when she entered the film industry and won the award. The movie dealt with the issue of child violence, sex and abuses. Her performance was appreciated. After this success it was clear to the audiences that she is a very good actress and at 14 years of age she was offered a role in Air Force One in 1997.
She got an opportunity to share the screen with Harrison Ford who was the king of the box-office at that time but she denied the offer by saying that she preferred to work on those roles that interested her more. In the year 1997, she was selected as a supporting actress in the film Contract where she acted as Little Jodie Foster’s leading character. In 1998 she worked in the blockbuster movie Step Mom where she co-starred with the famous Hollywood personalities like Julia Roberts, Ed Harris and Susan Saradon. Though she worked as a supporting actress in this movie she gained importance and appreciation from the audience for her acting in this movie.
In the same year she also appeared in the two part episode of TV series Homicide: Life on the Street (1993), which was critically acclaimed. After this she worked and performed on different television shows and projects as a leading and supporting actor but the year 2001 was a turning point in her career when she got her first film leading role in the movie Donnie Darko: the teenage journey. In this movie she played the role of a girl Gretchen Ross, who becomes the girlfriend of Jake Gyllenhaal.
From this film she got more attention and acclaim. Later she also acted and co-produced the movie American Girl in 2002. She also worked with Jodie Foster in the film The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys in 2002. In 2004 she worked in the movie Saved. She performed on stage in the year 2006 in the play Doubt where she played Sister James. She also appeared in many music videos like Childhood in 1995, Berkeley Girl in 2010, Electric Love in 2011, I Don’t Recall 2013, His Gorgeousness and Dead Rabbit Hopes 2014, etc. She has claimed that during her earlier stage of her career she faced a lot of problems and also struggled financially when she and her mother were residing in Los Angeles.
The multi-talented American actress has shown interest in directing and is working on some projects to make her directorial debut. She is in a serious relationship with her boyfriend and love of her life Ethan DeLorenzo who is a photographer. They have a son name Ode Mountain DeLorenzo Malone. And on 30th August last year 2016 the couple announced their engagement. She has a fan following of 400k on instagram and 186k on twitter.
The multi-talented actress has made a powerful image and reputation in the Hollywood entertainment industry by her hard work and performance. She is one of the most beautiful ladies with the perfect figure. Her sexy blue eyes make her look more attractive. She is famous for her roles and powerful performances in the movies like Batman Vs Superman: Dawn of Justice, and her appearance in 2013 block-buster movie The Hunger Game: Catching Fire where she performed the role of Johanna Manson.