Who is Marianne Jean-Baptiste? What is net worth of Marianne Jean-Baptiste? Marianne Ragipcien Jean-Baptiste is a composer, director, English actress, a singer and a songwriter as well. The English actress was born on 26 April in 1967 in the town of Camberwell in London, England (UK). Her mother was from Antigua and her father belonged to Saint Lucia and he was a laborer and a foreman for an events company. Her mother did some several jobs that includes that she was a care attendant also.
Marianne grew up in Peckham with her older sister and two brothers. Her house and its members were music lovers and she called her house as a musical household. Her father used to play guitar and piano. She started off doing jazz while singing with a lot of musicians in London in her early days. Even she took piano lessons also and continued with her music passion.
Marianne was bright since childhood, she studied in Grammar school and dreamed of being a barrister. She went to Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and gained classical education in music. She got trained well classically at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London. She also performed at the Royal National Theatre. Marianne spent her time of 20’s age mostly in Theatre. Later she got the opportunity to work in Secrets & Lies for which she became Britain’s first black Oscar nominee.
She got married with Evan Williams in 1997 and the couple have 2 daughters.
Marianne Jean-Baptiste Net Worth
Marianne Jean-Baptiste holds a total net worth of $3.7 million US dollars as of 2017. She has earned all her wealth from movies and TV shows mostly. She has earned handsome amount of $78,431 from endorsements and sponsorships too. Yearly the actress earns an approx. amount of $363,636. In her movie The Tiger Rising, she got earning of $250,000.
Similarly, there are blockbuster movies that she had done and has gained huge amount in each movie. Some of her earnings in some movies are, she got $187,500 in The Moment, in Won’t Back Down she earned $171,429, she earned $153,846 in Private Practice and in Harry’s Law she earned $130,435.
Her net worth in 2012 was $1,538,461. Which got raised to $2 million and 33 thousand in 2013 and $2,500,000 in 2014. In 2015 her net worth was $2,727,273 and since 2017 its $3,500,000 and may increase to more this year too.
Career: The biggest success of filmography of Marianne Jean-Baptiste came with her prodigious role and acting in movie Secrets & Lies. For the movie she was awarded with the Golden Globe award Academy Award for best supporting actress nominations for her performance in the movie. Her amazing role in the movie is still being remembered by the public of Britain. She became the first black British actress to get nominated for an Academy award.
Not only being an actress, she has also worked role of a writer and a composer. She has recorded an album of blues songs. She also composed musical score for film Career Girls. She was also praised for her role in film The Murder of Stephen Lawrence where she played character as Doreen Lawrence. She was very much acclaimed for her performance in National Theatre production of the play by James Baldwin named as The Amen Corner.
Marianne has done a number of films and TV shows in her career yet and the list comprises of many with popular movies.
Well the multi-tasking Marianne who has pursued multiple professions has succeeded with flying high in all her career. Although the actress has faced some failures due to racism in England but she never gave up. She is currently busy on her latest TV series that is an American crime and thriller series Training Day. The first season of the series has been aired this year with having 5 episodes. Marianne has played character of a Deputy Chief Joy Lockhart. She has played the role very well with doing it very impressively.
Looking at the continuous process of Marianne’s one by one coming movies and TV shows, it can be easily seen that she is not going to stop her success journey and will be doing more breathtaking roles with surprising her fans.