Raven-Symone Christine Pearman was born in Atlanta Georgia to the family of Lydia and Christopher B. Pearman on December 10, 1985. The Pearman family moved to New York when Raven was a toddler and she began working as a model almost immediately. Raven made her first public appearances at the tender age of two while working with The Ford Modeling Agency. She did advertisements for such brands as Jell-O, Cool Whip and Ritz Crackers.
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In 1989, Raven-Symone got a lucky break. Her mother took to her to an audition for Bill Cosby‰Ûªs movie ‰ÛÏThe Ghost.‰Û Although she did not get the part because she was too young, Bill Cosby was so impressed with her charm and the fact that she could remember her lines at such a young age. Cosby eventually gave her a part on his very popular television show to play the role of his granddaughter and we all got to know her as Olivia. She appeared on ‰ÛÏThe Cosby Show‰Û for two seasons and then went on to play parts in various television shows and movies.
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In 1999, Raven was given her first major role in the movie called ‰ÛÏDr. Doolittle‰Û, opposite Eddie Murphy. There was also a sequel and both movies combined, grossed over $ 470 million. The salary from those two movie roles was the first major contribution into Raven-Symone‰Ûªs net worth. From 2003 to 2007, Raven starred in the Disney Channel series called ‰ÛÏThat‰Ûªs So Raven‰Û. Even though the show was a big hit among the younger viewers and was one of the most successful in Disney Channel history, Ms. Symone was paid only 20,000 dollars per episode. However, merchandise alone from that show has generated $400 million worldwide and Raven was given a percentage of the sales from the products that were under her name.Raven-Symone has released numerous recordings and her third solo album titled ‰ÛÏThis is My Time‰Û, featured several hit singles and debuted at No. 50 on the Billboard charts. The album sold 235 thousand copies becoming another big contributor to her net worth. In 2012, Raven-Symone ranked number one on Loop21‰Ûªs ‰ÛÏ10 Richest Black Actresses under 40 lists‰Û. Her estimated net worth is $45 million. She is presently appearing on Broadway in ‰ÛÏSister Act‰Û.
How much is Raven Symone’s Net Worth? $45 Million!
[fvplayer src=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9pTFjehK-kM”]Video Transcript:Raven-SymonÌ© Christina Pearman is an internationally recognized television actress, singer and comedian. Raven was born in Atlanta, Georgia on December 10th, 1985 and remains unmarried.Raven‰Ûªs career began at a young age when her family moved to New York and she first appeared in a starring role in the final three seasons of The Cosby Show. She remained active throughout the 90s due to starring roles in television series Hangin‰Ûª With Mr. Cooper (1992) and Eddie Murphy‰Ûªs film Dr. Doolittle (1998). In 1999, she starred in Disney‰Ûªs made-for-TV film Zenon: Girl of the 21st Century. Disney enjoyed working with the child actress so much that they called her in to audition for a supporting role for an upcoming pilot that would eventually turn into a starring role in the runaway hit series That‰Ûªs So Raven. At the end of the series run, the actress was earning $35,000 per episode. From there, Raven-SymonÌ© became a household name, continued to release best-selling record albums, and starred in pop culture franchises such as Disney‰Ûªs The Cheetah Girls and Fox‰Ûªs currently running TV series Empire.In 2013, Raven-SymonÌ© had a net worth of $45 million and in 2014, her net worth had reached an estimated $55 million. Currently her net worth remains at the sizeable $55 million, earning her one of the top salaries among African-American actresses in Hollywood.Video Credit: AlphaLife.me on YouTube