Lisa Bonet is a well-known actress in Hollywood. The American actress is also quite popular as an activist in the industry. She has been working in Hollywood for a long time now and has made quite a net worth. In addition to that, she might also spend a lot as well helping people in the country. Lisa has been a part of many famous films and television shows during her career. However, the most highlighting work of her career has been her role in the hit television series “The Cosby Show”. The television show had a total of eight seasons, and it premiered on the 20th of September in the year 1984. The show finally ended on the 30th of April in the year 1992.
Although, Lisa Bonet did not stay in the show for every season. She left in between the seasons to play the lead character of a new television series called “A Different World”. She portrayed the role of Denise Huxtable, who was the lead in the show. But her time with the show came to an end very soon as she left the show after the first season. The show had a total of six seasons. Lisa almost paused her acting career after “The Cosby Show” ended. She mostly did small roles or appeared as guest appearances in various films and television shows.
What Is Her Net Worth?
Bonet has been quite popular in Hollywood since she first started her career as an actress. Even though she did not do much bigger roles or did not appear for long in any series, she still was quite famous and well known for her acting skills. The biggest contributor to her net worth is mostly her acting career and her earnings from films and television shows. Lisa Bonet’s net worth is estimated at around $14 million as of now. That is a big amount of money who has been in Hollywood for a long time but did not do many major roles.
A significant contributor to her fortune is “The Cosby Show” which was the reason she rose to fame. The fans of the show and the audience, in general, loved her role in the series and praised her. The shows like these often keep earning for years even after ending way back. In addition to that, the major actors in these shows are often awarded royalties.
This entitles them to keep on earning from the show’s earnings if it is still making money. So, we can say that she might be still getting quite an amount from the hit show’s earnings. Moreover, she has also done various other major films like “Enemy Of The State” that starred Will Smith as the lead role. However, she was in a supporting role in that movie but still, it was a big hit at the box office. Lisa also starred in the movie “Angel Heart” alongside the very famous actor Robert De Niro. Other than this, various brand endorsements and commercials have also added to her fortune.
More About Lisa Bonet
The famous American actress hails from the city of San Francisco, situated in the state of California in the United States. She was born on the 16th of November in the year 1967. Her father named Allen Bonet, was an opera singer from the state of Texas. Meanwhile, her mother named Arlene Joyce Litman, was a music teacher by profession from the state of Pennsylvania in the United States. Lisa Michelle Bonet has two half brothers and five half-sisters from her father’s another marriage.
She completed her schooling at the Birmingham High School in the city of Los Angeles. Furthermore, she went to the Celluloid Actor’s Studio in North Hollywood to study acting so she could become an actress in Hollywood. Her major acting debut came with the role of Denise Huxtable on “The Cosby Show” and later on in the spin-off series “A Different World” for the role of the same character.
These two shows became a big highlight of her career. While she was on the show “A Different World”, she announced her pregnancy with her then-husband Lenny Kravitz. She welcomed her first child, a daughter who she named Zoë Isabella Kravitz on the 1st of December 1988. Her marriage with her American singer husband did not last long, and she got divorced in the year 1993. Later on, she dated the “Aquaman” actor Jason Momoa for almost twelve years after finally marrying him in 2017.