About Brenda Strong
It has been calculated that the overall estimate of Brenda Strong net worth reaches 12 million dollars, which she has earned because of her successful career as an actress. In addition to that, she is a yoga instructor. Brenda Strong started her acting career when she began to appear in TV shows as a starring or a recurring role. These shows included “Party of Five”, “Seinfeld”, “Sports Night” and “Twin Peaks”. Also, Brenda Strong became a regular cast member of the sitcom called “Scorch” in 1992. In 2004, she appeared in “The Help”. All of these appearances have also increased the overall amount of Brenda Strong net worth.
Brenda Strong has also appeared in a lot of films as a supporting character. Examples of these films include “Starship Troopers”, “Starship Troopers 2: Hero of the Federation”, “Black Dog”, “The Work and the Glory” and “The Deep End of the Ocean”.
However, she became mostly known when she got the role of Mary Alice Young to portray in the successful ABC series called “Desperate Housewives”, in which she was appearing in the period of 2004-2012.
For her role in the series, Brenda Strong received two nominations for an Emmy Award. Thus, the series not only added up to the overall size of Brenda Strong net worth, but also earned her recognition. In 2012, she got another well known role, that being as Ann Ewing in the TNT production called “Dallas”, where she was appearing for two years.
The actress was born in 1960 in Brightwood, Oregon. However, she was raised in Portland. In 1978, Brenda Strong became a graduate of Sandy Union High School. After some time, Brenda Strong decided to move to Arizona to continue her studies. She earned her BA degree in musical theater from Arizona State University. Before she focused on her acting career, she was competing in pageants. In fact, in 1980, she was crowned as Miss Arizona.
Brenda Strong’s first appearance was in the music video for the song called “You Look Marvelous” recorded by Billy Crystal. In 1985, she appeared on TV for the first time in such shows as “MacGyver”, “St. Elsewhere” and “Cheers”. Then, she appeared as a guest on some other TV programs, including “Murphy Brown”, “Hotel”, “Blossom”, “Star Trek: The Next Generation”, “Herman’s Head” and “Matlock”. In 1990, the actress was chosen for a recurring role in the ABC program called “Twin Peaks”.
In 1986, she appeared in her first film called “Weekend Warriors”. One year later, Brenda Strong appeared in her next film called “Spaceballs”. In 1992, she had a role in short-lived CBS show called “Scorch”. In the period of 1996-1998, she was appearing on the popular NBC sitcom called “Seinfeld”. She appeared as a recurring character in such shows as “7th Heaven”, “Everwood” and “Party of Five”. Moreover, Brenda Strong guest starred in many more TV shows, such as “3rd Rock from the Sun”, “Silk Stalkings”, “Any Day Now”, “ER”, “Dawson’s Creek”, “Picket Fences”, “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation”, “Nip/Tuck” and “Ally McBeal”. Therefore, all of these TV productions have also increased the overall sum of Brenda Strong net worth.