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$45 Million Net Worth of Whoopi Goldberg - Earnings From Entertainment & As Author

aisha Published On Fri Apr 24 2020   Modified On Fri Apr 24 2020
$45 Million Net Worth of Whoopi Goldberg - Earnings From Entertainment & As Author

The Oscar Award Winning Actress, Whoopi Goldberg has a huge net worth of $45 million. She is a multi-talented person and has accumulated her worth through her diverse career as an American actor, comedian, author, producer, writer, through endorsement, and creating her own business. 

Goldberg is the co-hostess of the television series or talk show 'The View' since 2005. She has earned a whopping salary of $5 million to $6 million for the fast few years. 

Sold Her $2.547 million house at $8.8 million

In 1993, Goldberg owned a house in Los Angeles at $2.547 million where she lived for over 25 years. The former house of Goldberg was on 7,000-square-foot of land lined by trees that with gorgeous landscaping which included six-bedroom, seven-bathroom, in-ground pool with views of the ocean and canyon, and a separate guest house. 

Whoopi Goldberg $2.547 million worth house which she sold at $8.8 million.
Whoopi Goldberg $2.547 million worth house which she sold at $8.8 million. 
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She sold the house at $8.8 million by making a huge profit from it. In 2019, the house was again in sale for $9.6 Million.

Highest-grossed movies

Goldberg, Celie Johnson from 'The Color Purple' has appeared in more than 170 movies, television series, short videos, and has done various voice over. 

Among these movies Goldbergs' highest-grossed movie is an animated movie 'Toy Story 3' as Stretch. The movie was made on a budget of $200 million but made a huge profit of $1,067 billion from its worldwide collection. 

Whoopi Goldberg as Stretch in Toy Story 3.
Whoopi Goldberg as Stretch in Toy Story 3.
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Goldberg also won an Oscar Award by playing the character of Oda Mae Brown in 'Ghost' (1990) for Best Actress in a Supporting Role. The movie grossed around $505 million from its worldwide collection while it was made on a budget of $22 million.

Producer and Writer 

The 'Sister Act' actress  Whoopi Goldberg has produced 31 television movies, series, and a short documentary. She is the executive producer of 132 episodes of Strong Medicine, 22 episodes of Whoopi, 13 episodes of Just for Kicks, and others.

Goldberg is the writer of 15 television series, documentary, and TV Special. She has written 130 episodes of Strong Medicine, The 74th Annual Academy Awards, 13 episodes of Just for Kicks, and others.

Earning From Voice Acting

The executive producer of 'Waldo on Weed' has also earned her worth through voice-overs in almost48 movies, series, short movies as narrator. Some of her best voice acting is 'Foxbusters' as Ransome, 'The Lion King' as Shenz, 'Captain Planet and the Planeteers' as Gaia. 

Her movie 'The Lion King was made on $45 million but earned $763 million from its worldwide collection.

Salary From View

Goldberg co-host the show 'The View' which is a panel of four women who discusses the news and politics. She started co-hosting since 2005 and used to get an annual salary of $2 million from the show until 2013. Most of the network and co-hosts want to keep their salaries under wrap but according to Variety, she gets a paycheck of $5 million-$6 million annual salary that was increased since 2016. 

Whoopi Goldberg co-hosting the shoe 'The View'.
Whoopi Goldberg co-hosting the shoe 'The View'.
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Salary in Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit

In 1993, Goldberg played the character of Deloris in 'Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit' after the great success of its first sequel 'Sister Act'. From the movie Sister Act 2, she $earned a huge salary of 7 million.

Co-Founder of Whoopi & Maya

In 2016, the 'Corrina, Corrina' actress launched a company Whoopi & Maya which she co-founded. The company produces medical cannabis products for women who give them relief from menstrual cramps. She was inspired to enter the business by the difficulty of periods and the fact that it gave her relief. 

Endorsement

 Whoopi Goldberg has endorsed three brands like Slim-Fast, GAP, and Poise Pads. Slim-Fast is an American dietary supplement company that was founded by S. Daniel Abraham in 1977 and she endorsed the brand in 2004. Likewise she endorsed GAP in 2006, which is an American clothing retailer.

Whoopi Goldberg endorsing Slim-Fast.
Whoopi Goldberg endorsing Slim-Fast.
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Then in 2010, she endorsed Kimberly-Clark which is an American paper-products manufacturer that includes popular brands like Poise, Kotex, Cottonelle, Huggies, and Kleenex.

Author Of 11 Books

Terry Doolittle from Jumpin' Jack Flash is the author of seven children's books and four non-fiction books. Some of her best-selling books are 'Book' her autobiography, The Unqualified Hostess, and Plum Fantastic. 

Cover picture of Whoopi Goldberg sutobiography 'Book'.
Cover picture of Whoopi Goldberg sutobiography 'Book'. 
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