Vanna White is best known for being a hostess on the popular game show Wheel of Fortune, but she brings home her sizeable income to add in her net worth in much more ways than that. She is also a bestselling author, Playboy model, and actress.
Vanna White Net Worth
Vanna White is a television personality, actress and model with a net worth of $ 70 million. Vanna White’s salary is $ 10 million per year which translates to $ 208, 333 per day. Breaking it down further Vanna White earns $ 34, 722 per show. Her show Wheel of Fortune airs four days of a month where it tapes six shows per day, twice on Thursday and twice on Friday.
Vanna White Houses And Real Estate
George Santo Pietro and Vanna White before divorcing, they lived in The Mulholland Estates. Mulholland Estates is a prestigious gated community where big time celebrities live luxuriously. They were next door neighbours to Jack Nicholson and Warren Beatty.
The couple built a 15, 000 square foot house in another gated community in Beverly Park where they lived until they divorced in 2002.
The Property in Beverly Park I rented out for $ 175, 000 per month until the house was listed in 2017 for sale for $ 47.5 million. The couple also owned a house which was sold $ 22 million.
Vanna has invested heavily in real estate like apartments and buildings. Her primary real estate residence is 10, 000 square foot maisonette in Beverly Hills which she purchased at $ 3.4 million back in 2002. Currently the house is worth more than $ 10 million.
In 2013 Vanna paid $1.125 million for a home in Sherman Oaks, California. She listed this home for rent in May 2020 for $20,000 per month.
Vanna White Career Details
Her debut act was in a film called Looker where she appeared in part. She was also featured in a horror movie called Graduation Day.
She was hired to be a substitute hostess of Wheel of Fortune in 1982. She later on became a regular hostess by December 1982 after beating more than 200 young women for the job and she has remained the same ever since. Her contract is still active until 2022 with Wheel of Fortune where she is a co-host to pat Sajak.
Vanna White Bio: Age, Early Life, Parents
Born on February 18, 1957, Vanna White is 63 Years old. She was born in Conway, South Carolina. Her parents are Joan Rosich and Miguel Rosich who divorced while she was still a baby. Her mother was remarried to a man called Herbert White Jr. Vanna took his second name. The family lived together in North Myrtle Beach where she studied and graduated in North Myrtle Beach High School. After high school she went to Atlanta School of Fashion and Design. She contested in the 1978 pageant for Miss Georgia, USA while she was still in the college. In 1980 she was a contestant on The Price is Right.
Vanna White Husband And Married Life
crash, but that hasn’t led her to give up on love. She was married to restaurateur, George Santo Pietro, from 1990-2002 before they split civilly.
After this split with her husband, she had a two-year engagement to a successful businessman, Michael Kaye, before she broke it off. Now she has found happiness with a contractor, John Donaldson.
Vanna White started off as a game show contestant in 1980 on The Price is Right, before she became a game show personality as a hostess on Wheel of Fortune in 1982. The 80s were where her career excelled. She guest starred in television shows, took a starring role in the picture Goddess of Love, and made cameo appearances in other films. She also provided her voice acting talent to children’s cartoons in Canada and the USA. With fame came scandal, however, and photos of her wearing transparent lingerie made their way into Playboy magazine in 1987, the same year she released her tell-all autobiography.
Vanna White finally received her star on the Hollywood walk of fame in 2006. She has claimed to have finally found personal happiness after tragedy and divorce in her romantic life throughout her longstanding career. She still works with Pat Sajak on Wheel of Fortune.