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$5 Milllion Net Worth of Essence Atkins - $1M Earning From "Half & Half" and More

aisha Published On Mon May 25 2020   Modified On Mon May 25 2020
$5 Milllion Net Worth of Essence Atkins - $1M Earning From "Half & Half" and More

The American Black Film Festival Award winner actress, Essence Atkins for Best Performance in 'Same Difference' has accumulated an estimated net worth of $5 million. She has earned her worth through her career as an actress and model. 

Atkins has also earned her worth through appearing in a music video for K-Ci & JoJo's single "This Very Moment". In 2014, she did a television commercial for "Join the Movement", a Public Service Announcement for I Am Greater than AIDS and greaterthan.org. 

Earned $910,000 from 'Half & Half' 

Likewise, another hit series was 'Half & Half' as Dee Dee Thorne with other co-stars Rachel True, Chico Benymon, Valarie Pettiford, Telma Hopkins, and others. 

Atkins was paid a salary of $10,000 per episode from the series. She acted in ninety-one episodes from 2002-2006 where she earned $910,000 alone from the series. 

Essence Atkins as Dee Dee Thorne in 'Half & Half'.
Essence Atkins as Dee Dee Thorne in 'Half & Half'.
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Highest-Grossed Movie

Essence Atkins has appeared in several movies and among them her highest-grossed movie is 'The Haunted House' (2013) where he has played the character of Kisha Johnson. 

The movie was made on a budget of $2.5 million with other stars like Marlon Wayans, Marlene Forte, David Koechner, and so on while made a huge profit of $60.1 million from its worldwide collections. 

Essence Atkins as Kisha Johnson in 'The Haunted House'.
Essence Atkins as Kisha Johnson in 'The Haunted House'.
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Earning As Actor 

Jamie From 'How High' has started her acting career in 1986, by giving her debut in a television series 'The Cosby Show' as Paula Young. Then after struggling for about fifteen years, she made her first movie debut in 'Nikita Blues' Nikita. Since then she has acted in more than sixty movies, television series, short movies, TV movies, and many more. 

Atkins has earned her worth through appearing in the various well-recognized movie and series like 'Deliver Us from Eva' as Kareenah Dandrige, 'Dance Flick' as Charity, 'Coins for Christmas' as Madison, 'Marlon' (TV Series) as Ashley Wayne, Ambitions (TV Series) as Amara Hughes, Half & Half (TV Series) as Dee Dee Thorne, and many more. 

Essence Atkins as Charity in 'Dance Flick'.
Essence Atkins as Charity in 'Dance Flick'.
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Producer Of Two Movie

The 'Love For Sale' actress is an associate producer of a short movie named 'Darryl' that was released on May 29, 2016. The short movie is about a lonely Veteran, who is forced to face his past where his estranged daughter is back into his life. 

Then on June 14, 2019, she became the executive producer of the movie 'Same Difference' from where she has earned some amount of money. 

Salary from 'Are We There Yet?' 

Essence Atkins with other cast member of 'Are We There Yet?'.
Essence Atkins with other cast member of 'Are We There Yet?'.
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Atkins is well-recognized by her role in a television series 'Are We There Yet' where she has portrayed the character Suzanne Kingston-Persons. 

She was paid a whopping amount of $12,000 from the series as Atkins has appeared in seventy-two episodes of the series from 2010-2012 and earned $888,000 at the end of the series. The series is about the challenges faced by the family on daily basics. 

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