About Rooney Mara
It has been announced that the overall size of Rooney Mara net worth today reaches a high sum of 4 million dollars. Rooney Mara is known as an actress and she has been active in acting industry since 2005. Rooney Mara is mostly known from quite a few movies, such as “The Social Network” and “A Nightmare on Elm Street”, which also increased the total amount of Rooney Mara net worth.
Rooney Mara became more well known when she appeared in a production called “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo”, which was based on a novel written by Stieg Larsson called “Millennium”. In this movie, she appeared as the main character named Lisbeth Salander. Her performance in this movie proved to be a huge success as she was nominated for two awards – Golden Globe and Academy Award. Also, her appearance in it was received with huge critical success. In 2013, Rooney Mara appeared in three movies – “Her”, “Ain’t Them Bodies Saints” and “Side Effects”. These appearances have also added up a lot of revenues to Rooney Mara net worth.
In addition to her career as an actress, Rooney Mara is also known as a philanthropic, and she has participated in many charities and organizations helping people all around the world, such as Uweza Foundation, which aims at making life better for people living in slums in Africa.
The actress was born in 1985 in New York. The family from her father’s side is quite known in the United States as it is the founder of the team called New York Giants. Her father is still involved in this team, whereas her mother is working in a real estate industry. Her older sister is also an actress, named Kate. In 2003, when she finished high school, Rooney Mara travelled the world with the program called Traveling School, and as a part of it she visited various countries, such as Bolivia, Peru and Ecuador. For one year, she was also studying at George Washington University. In 2010, she graduated from New York University’s Gallatin School of Individualized Study.
Rooney Mara got interested into acting when she saw a couple of productions, films, and musicals, such as “Rebecca”, “Bringing Up Baby” and “Gone with the Wild”. Also, at the time when she got interested into acting, her older sister was already involved in this industry, and it also made Rooney Mara influenced by her to take this career, too.