Published on April 8 2014
Mischa Barton Net Worth $3 Million
Famous for her role as Marissa Cooper in The O.C, British born Mischa Anne Baron has achieved quite a lot for a 28 year old. Barton was born to Nuala and Paul Marsden Burton in Hammersmith, London. Her family moved to the United States when she was six due to her father’s work. She acquired American citizenship when she turned 20 but still chose to retain her British citizenship.
Her acting career began when she was 8. She co-starred in the theatre production Slavs! To which her performance was met with rave reviews. She went on to appear in similar productions attracting positive feedback from critics. Barton made her first television appearance in 1996 in All My Children, but her most famous role came in 2003 when she starred in The O.C. The show was an instant success and gained a substantial following. She went on to win several Teen Choice Awards and was regarded as one of the fastest rising stars at the time.
Her film debut came when she appeared in Lawn Dogs that was a hit at film festivals worldwide. She went on to star in commercially successful films such as Notting Hill and The Sixth Sense. Apart from acting, Barton has modelled for large companies such as Calvin Klein and bebe stores. She has also appeared on several television commercials and has even endorsed products such as Chanel jewellery. These endorsements coupled with her acting have put her net worth at $3 million.