Zoe Saldana is a trained dancer who has becomes a leading actress in Hollywood with blockbusters movies like Pirates of the Caribbean, star Trek and Avatar. Saldana made her onscreen debut in an episode of Law & Order. A year later she stepped into celluloid with the film Center Stage where she played the role of a ballet dancer.
Recently she has been nominated for the people’s choice award for the movie star Treck and beyond.
Celeb Biography and Family-
Zoe Saldana was born on June 19, 1978, in Passaic, New Jersey. Saldana was born in a family of mixed ethnic heritage with her mother as a descendent of Puerto Rican and her father was Afro-Dominican. Saldana spent the longest part of her childhood in Jackson Heights, New York. Saldana lost her father in a car accident when she was just nine years old.
From a very young age, Saldana was interested in various dance forms. No sooner she studied a variety of forms at ECOS Academy. At a very young age, she started performing in various theater groups in the USA among which Faces is one.
While she was performing at Faces she gained a little bit exposure in an episode of Law and Order. Center Stage was her first film where she enacted the role of a young dancer. Later she acted in films like Crossroads and then in the year 2002 she got a break to work in Drumline with Nick Cannon.
Pirates of the Caribbean- The Curse of the Black pearl she played the role of Anamaria a female pirate who joins Will Turner to confront Jack Sparrow. Later she appeared in films like Star Treck, Haven, and Temptation.
Zoe Saldana Net Worth in 2017- $7 Million
The total net worth of Saldana is $7 Million as counted in the year 2017. She has a yearly income of $2,000,000 on an average. Few of her films have got some groundbreaking response in terms of commercial value like Nina: $900,000, Guardians of the Galaxy: $1,250,000, The Book of Life: $1,000,000 etc. Over the years, Saldana has been quite successful in the Hollywood film fraternity and even had a good earning.
Zoe Saldana never had a formal education. From the very beginning she was interested in dance and at a very young age, she got enrolled at Espacio de Danza Academy where she learned various dance forms. Later she found Ballet to be her only favorite art form in dance. She performed with several groups like Faces, New York Youth Theater, and many others before getting her first role in celluloid.
Business Model- Not just a popular actress but Zoe Saldana is also a famous model and has worked for various international brands. Television is also a part of Saldana’s acting career. She has acted in various television shows like Six Degrees, Comedy Bang! Bang, Rosemary’s Baby. Some of her major earnings are also from television.
Modeling, dance performance, advertisement shoot are some of the elements of Saldana’s business model.
Zoe Saldana Assets
Zoe Saldana has got some great taste when it comes to real estate. Her new house at Beverly Hills cost $8.7 million and is close to Adele’s place. It has six bedrooms, eight bath homes and is modified with every modern facility. It has got a courtyard, tennis court, outdoor sitting area, pool and a backyard. This is one of the most luxurious assets that she has.
Apart from this, she has a fascination for cars. She has bought a new Audi A8 a full-size family Sedan which is considered to be the most luxurious car in the Audi series. The car is powered by 4.2 liter direct injected engines with 372 horsepower. She has also bought luxurious boats for family outings.
Zoe Saldana is heading to hit the big screen again. In the film the film Hummingbird, the 38-year-old actress will enact the role of a black- ops assassin. This action thriller will be directed by a Swedish production team Marcus Kryler and Fredrik Akerstrom. Over here Zoe will be the executive producer of the project.
Right now she is busy with works like Avengers and will be seen next in Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2 which is set to release by next year.