Kelly Ripa Net Worth
|Popular Name:||Kelly Ripa|
Kelly Maria Ripa
|Birth Date:||October 2, 1970|
Berlin, New Jersey, United States
Mark Consuelos (m. 1996)
|Profession:||Actor, Dancer, Producer|
|Years active:||1986 Till Date|
|Net Worth:||$120 Million|
Kelly Ripa is an American actress, producer, journalist, dancer, and talk show host. As an actress, she is best known for playing the roles of Faith Fairfield on the sitcom ‘Hope & Faith’ (2003–2006) and Hayley Vaughan on the daytime soap opera ‘All My Children’ (1990–2002). Starting from 2001, Kelly Ripa has been a co-host of the morning talk show ‘Live! With Kelly and Ryan’. She co-owns a production company in New York known as Milojo, and was named as one of the Most Powerful People in Media by The Hollywood Reporter in 2014.
Kelly Ripa’s Early Life
Kelly Maria Ripa was born in New Jersey, United States on October 2, 1970 to Esther and Joseph Ripa. While her father worked as a bus driver, her mother worked as a housekeeper to support the family. She was quite young when she discovered her passion for acting, and started working on it in order to accomplish her goals.
She was three years old when she started to learn Ballet. She also learned to play several musical instruments and became the first person in her family to start acting as a career. Regarding her education, Ripa attended Eastern Regional Highschool where her drama teacher encouraged her to pursue a career in the acting field. She was also a cheerleader while in high school, and easily grabbed attention due to her skills and beautiful looks.
Kelly Ripa’s Career
Kelly started her career as a dancer before making an appearance in the television series ‘Dance Party USA’ (1986-1992). After this, she starred in ‘All My Children’ and ‘Dancin’ on Air’. For the former, she played the role of Hayley Vaughan for which she was nominated for five awards, and won the ‘Soap Opera Digest Award for Hottest Romance’ and the ‘Soap Opera Digest Award for Outstanding Younger Lead Actress’. Her performance in the 2003 sitcom ‘Hope & Faith’ where she featured alongside Faith Ford was critically appreciated, and this provided a solid base for her to continue building and expanding her acting career. Kelly Ripa has been a part of many films and televisions shows in her career so far. Asides being famous for playing the roles of Faith Fairfield on the sitcom ‘Hope & Faith’ (2003–2006) and Hayley Vaughan on the daytime soap opera ‘All My Children’ (1990–2002), she has been a part of many productions some of which has been listed below.
Kelly Ripa’s Movies
- 2008: The Great Buck
- 2008: Delgo
- 2008: Fly Me to the Moon 3-D
- 2003: Cheaper by the Dozen
- 2002: It’s a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie
Awards & Achievements
Also a television host, Kelly Ripa has been co-hosting the morning talk show ‘Live! with Kelly and Ryan’ since 2000 for which she won three Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host, five Soap Opera Digest Awards, and two Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Talk Show Host. This show is considered to be one of her most successful shows and performances in her lifetime. She has also been nominated for several awards including the People’s Choice Awards.
In 2015, Kelly Ripa She received a star on Hollywood walk of fame, and was inducted into New Jersey Hall of Fame two years afterwards. Additionally, she was named as one of the Most Powerful People in Media by The Hollywood Reporter in 2014.
Personal Life & Family
Ripa and her co-star Mark Consuelos met in 1995 on the set of the series ‘All My Children’. They got married on May 1, 1996 and now have three children together. There was once a heavily circulated rumour claiming that Kelly Ripa and her husband Mark got separated, but the news was found to be false as the couple announced they were happily united and living with their children. The actress is currently 49 years old. She is 161cm tall and has a weight of 50kg.
Kelly Ripa Net Worth
From her successful career as a talented actress, producer, journalist, dancer, and talk show host, Kelly Ripa has been able to build up an incredible fortune since she stepped foot into the media business. She reportedly earns an annual salary of $22 million dollars and has been able to amass a remarkable net worth of $120 million from several ventures. She also co-owns a production company in New York known as Milojo.
With her husband Mark Consuelos, Kelly Ripa owns many homes in the United States. Their primary residence is a townhouse in New York City that is expected to worth a minimum of $30 million dollars. They have long sold two of their other house for a combined total of $36.5 million. For vacations, the couple owns a beach home in the Hamptons and a ski home in Telluride, Colorado. It is reported that the combined real estate portfolio of Kelly Ripa and her husband Mark is worth at least $45 million.