Idina Menzel Net Worth $10 Million
Idina Kim Mentzel (changed to Menzel) the singer, songwriter from New York City is worth $10 million. She has been an active singer, songwriter, Musician and television actress since 1995 and was born on May 30, 1971. As a youngster, she had to endure the tough times when her parents got divorced while she was just 15, prompting her to become a wedding singer so as to support herself financially all the way through to her graduation. She holds a BFA degree in Drama. She rose through small roles in Broadway/theatre.
She auditioned for the play Rent and got selected which brought her the first major recognition for on stage performance. The play started off-Broadway but due to its popularity was shifted to Broadway. Encouraged by the success and popularity that she gained through her first Broadway performance, she released her first album Still I Can’t Be Still. She had always been a talented singer and this was the best way she could come out with her music. She then appeared on the adapatation of Hair, Aida, and The Wild Party. The last of which earned her a nomination for the Drama Desk Award, thereby making her a celebrated actor of the theatre.
The musical play, Wicked was performed in 2003. Her role in the play was widely appreciated and she went on to win the Tony Award for Best Leading Actress in a Musical. In the following years she continued to perform in plays like See What I Wanna See, which won her a Drama Desk Award. All these awards along with her singing kept contributing to her net worth. Her film appearances are in Just a Kiss, Kissing Jessica Stein, Enchanted and Frozen among others. She has appeared on popular television shows like The Glee Project, Sesame Street, Glee and Private Practice. Apart from her acting she has four full albums to her credit and continues to perform in concerts.
Updated: Idina Menzel has gained international popularity through her work in Frozen. She lend her voice to the ice queen character Elsa and sang the songs in the Disney animation. With Frozen being a big hit, no doubt Idina Menzel will be even more popular and richer as the day goes by.