Who is Joanne Woodward and what is her net worth 2018? Joanne Woodward is a popular Actress, producer and philanthropist of the United States of America. She has worked in Sybil, See How She Runs, Empire Falls and Laurence Olivier Presents and Oscar-winning role in the movie The Three Faces of Eve.
Joanne Woodward is a famous movie star well-known for her movie The Three Faces of Eve. Joanne was named Janne Gigniliat Trimmier Woodward at birth. She was born on 27th February 1930 in Thomasville, Georgia, United States. She went to Marietta High school. As a teenager, she took part and won many beauty contests. She was a part of many Theatre shows as a student at Greenville High school. She majored in drama at the same school.
Joanne Woodward was married to the famous actor Paul Newman from the year 1958 until his death in 2008. Joanne has three children – Nell Newman, Claire Olivia Newman and Melissa Newman.
Woodward debuted with the movie Count Three and Pray in 1955. She acted in movies like Picnic and stage shows like The Glass Menagerie during this period.
Her movie The Three Face of Eve, in 1957 won her the Academy Award (now called the Oscars) for Best Actress.
She also acted in some movies directed by Paul Newman between 1968 and 1987. The movies include Rachel, Rachel, They Might Be Giants, The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds, the Shadow Box and The Glass Menagerie.
She worked with her future husband Paul Newman in the movie The Long, Hot Summer. They were paired in the next nine movies after marriage – Rally ‘Round the Flag Boys!, Paris Blues, From the Terrace, WUSA, A New Kind of Love, Harry & Son, The Drowning Pool, Winning and Mr. and Mrs. Bridge.
In later years, she started working a television artist in films like Crisis at Central, Sally and Sybil. She also co-produced, wrote and acted on TV.
Joanne has received nominations for quite a few prestigious awards and won one Oscar. Woodward won the Oscar award for her triple role in the movie The Three Faces of Eve.
She got a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama for the same film. She won another Golden Globe for the film Rachel, Rachel.
This film also got her National Board of Review Award for Best Actress. She won the award again for No Down Payment. Joanne won the Best Actress award for The Fugitive Kind in the San Sebastian International Film Festival Zulueta.
In 1972, she won the Canes Film Festival Best Actress Award for the film The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in- Moon Marigolds. She finally won a BAFTA award after various nominations for the film Summer Wishes, Winter Dreams.
She received two Emmy Awards for See How She Runs and Do You Remember Love? Joanne got a BAFTA Award for Best Foreign Actress nomination for the film The Three Faces of Eve.
The movie, Rally’Round the Flag, Boys!, got her a Laurel Award for Top Female Comedic Performance in 1958. She received a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
She is also a recipient of the Award for Greatest Public Service Benefiting the Disadvantages(1994) along with her husband. This award is annually presented by Jefferson Awards.
Net Worth of Joanne Woodward
An acclaimed actress, Joanne Wood has a net worth of $53 million. Her remuneration is from acting and Film, Television producing assignments, which she undertakes till date.
Woodward is an Activist and a Philanthropist. Hole in the Wall Gang Camp is a summer camp, which provides services to many children who suffer from cancer and other life-threatening illnesses. This is non-profit organisation situated in Ashford, Connecticut, and was set up by Woodward and her husband Newman.