Today there are many actresses but Ricki Lake is a unique and talented one. She is recognized as an actress, television presenter and a producer. She is greatest recognised for her works in talk show which was aired worldwide from period of 1993 till 2004. When her show made a debut, she was just of age 24 and was accredited as the youngest person who hosted a syndicated talk show during the time. Net worth of Ricki Lake is grossed from the three major careers as mentioned above, get more details here:
Birthplace of Lake is Hastings-on-Hudson, located in New York. She was born to parents- Jill, who was basically a homemaker and Barry Lake, who worked as a pharmacist. However, she was mostly brought up through her paternal grandmother named Sylvia Lake, till Sylvia’s demise in year 1978.
Lake started her film debut in role of Tracy Turnblad, recognized as a lead character playing in year1988 cult-classic entitled as Hairspray. She was even featured in many Waters movies like Cry-Baby (along with Susan Tyrrell and Johnny Depp), Cecil B. Demented (along with Stephen Dorff and Melanie Griffith), as well as in Serial Mom (along with Sam Waterston and Kathleen Turner).
She was featured in Mrs. Winterbourne along with Brendan Fraser and Shirley MacLaine, Last Exit to Brooklyn, Cabin Boy, Cookie, as well as Inside Monkey Zetterland.
It is known that this actress has joined in a cast of the Vietnam War based drama series entitled as China Beach in form of a Red Cross volunteer named Holly, for the third season of the show. Moreover, she too got recurring role on famous CBS sitcom entitled as The King of Queens in form of sister of Doug named Stephanie.
She was also guest-featured on television series like Drop Dead Diva as well as got voice role on King of the Hill, and featured in the television movie entitled Baby Cakes.
After the actress’ talk show had closed production on its closing season, she worked to host year 2006 based CBS limited series entitled as Gameshow Marathon. This has actually re-created classic game shows along with celebrity contenders.
Initially Lake met illustrator named Rob Sussman in year 1993. This couple got married in year 1994 and they are having two sons: Milo Sebastian Sussman and Owen Tyler Sussman. The latter son’s water birth was revealed in The Business of Being Born, a documentary which was produced by her. Both of them have registered for divorce in year 2003 and the divorce got finalised in year 2005.
Ricki Lake started dating Christian Evans during summer of year 2009. This couple got engaged in year 2011, and got married the next year. In year 2014, he has registered for divorce from him, quoting “irreconcilable differences”. Their divorce got finalised in year 2015 and Christian Evans passed away in the present year.
How much is Ricki Lake Net Worth in 2017
Presently the net worth of Ricki Lake is assessed to be $18 million US dollars as of 2017. She is renowned as an actress, TV host and a producer. Prior working on her talk show, she has created her film debut during year 1988 film entitled Hairspray. Since then, she earned well by featuring in various movies as well as television shows like Cecil B. Demented, Cry-Baby, Serial mom, Cabin Boy, Mrs. Winterbourne, Last Exit to Brooklyn, as well as Cookie.
Moreover, she was share of the season three of China Beach as well as got roles on The King of Queens as well as on Drop Dead Diva. She has hosted her talk show named Ricki Lake at a young age of 24 years. Also, in year 2008 she has issued one documentary i.e. The Business of Being Born.
Contribution in talk show since her young age for more than a decade facilitated Ricki Lake to rise to prominence in her career. Being an actress, she was featured in many sitcoms and movies till date.