Annie Potts Net Worth 2020, Biography, Career and Achievement.
From the 1980s till present, Annie Potts has been making great contributions to the entertainment industry and she has been duly rewarded. Over the years she has managed to remain as relevant in the small screen as well as the big screen. She is known for films like Corvette Summer, and Ghostbusters.
Early Life, Family and Education:
Annie Potts was born Anne Hampton Potts on the 28th of October 1952 in Nashville, Tennessee. She was raised in Franklin, Kentucky where she attended Franklin-Simpson High School from where she graduated in 1970.
Her parents are Powell Grisette Potts and Dorothy Harris (née Billingslea) Potts. Potts has two sisters; Mary Eleanor Hovious and Elizabeth Grisette Potts.
Annie Potts has loved acting since childhood. She began acting from the age of 12 when she played the lead in a summer-camp production of Heidi. Following high school, Potts attended Stephens College in Columbia, Missouri from where she earned a bachelor in fine arts degree in theater arts.
Annie Potts is married to James Hayman, her fourth husband. The couple got married on the 2nd of September, 1990 and has remained together since. Hayman, a New Jersey native is a cinematographer, director, and TV producer. It is most likely that the couple met on a film set.
Annie Potts and her husband James Hayman share two kids together including James aka Doc, who was born in 1993, and Harry who was born in 1995. Potts, however, has one more child from a previous relationship; her first son named Clay who was born in 1981 from her marriage to her third husband, Scott Senechal.
The year 1977 was when Potts began her acting career professionally. She immediately made her impact felt in the industry as her debut feature film role was her breakthrough role. It was the role of Vanessa in 1978’s Corvette Summer for which she earned a Golden Globe Awards for New Star of the Year.
A few years later, Annie Potts’ career went a notch higher thanks to her part in the film Heartaches which won her the Genie Awards for Best Performance.
Ghostbusters earned her more recognition before her role in Desperate Women solidified her place as one of the leading women in the business. Up next was Love & War which earned her an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Lead.
Annie Potts has remained heavily active in her career with more focus on the small screen. She has lent her voice to a couple of animated characters among them Bo Peep in the Toy Story franchise.
With a successful career that spans four decades and counting, Annie Potts has done incredibly well for herself. Her net worth has been estimated to be in the tune of $8 million.
Annie has proved her immense capabilities in the field of acting from time to time and continues to do so. She has led a star-studded lifestyle over her career and yet she’s still down to earth. Annie’s dedication towards her profession to this day serves as an inspiration to look up to for all of us.