Cate Blanchett is an Australian TV, movie and theater actress born in Melbourne on May 14, 1969, her father was an American Navy officer and her mother a property developer, with the two meeting when his ship docked for a while in Australia. Her father would sadly die from a heart attack when she was just 10 years old.
Blanchett dropped out of the University of Melbourne to instead travel the world, a journey in which she discovered that acting was her calling and returned to Australia to study in Sidney’s National Institute of Dramatic Arts, from where she graduated in 1992 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts.
Cate Blanchett’s net worth
Cate Blanchett’s acting career started as soon as she graduated in 2002, but started in theater productions in Australia, before landing her first film role five years later in a movie called “Paradise Road”, which a year later would land her in the critically acclaimed role of Queen Elizabeth I in the movie “Elizabeth”.
From there on she became a star in several Hollywood movies like “The Talented Mr. Ripley,” “The Lord of the Rings,” “Babel,” “The Aviator,” “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button,” “Blue Jasmine” and many more, earning multiple nominations to the Academy Awards, winning two of them.
Cate Blanchett has an estimated net worth of $95 million dollars according to Celebrity Net Worth, as a product of her incredible acting career and the endorsements that she’s managed to secure throughout the years.
Cate Blanchett is nominated in the 2023 Oscars
Cate Blanchett continues to have a spectacular acting career and this award season she’s been nominated to the Oscars once again, this time for her work on “Tr’.
Back in 2007, Time Magazine included her amongst the 100 Most Influential People in the World.
Between summer 2017 and summer 2018, Blanchett reportedly was amongst the top-10 highest paid actresses around the world with earnings for over $13 million.