Raven-Symone is an American singer, comedian, dancer, television producer, model and actress. Her net worth is estimated to be around $55 million.
There were rumors that Raven’s net worth is $400 million. It is not true. The rumor has its roots in an unsubstantiated media report that estimated that her business empire would eventually generate $400 million in revenues for the parent company Disney.
Raven was born in Atlanta, Georgia. Her family moved to New York when she was a toddler. She started working as a model almost immediately. She appeared in commercials for brands like Jell-O, Cool Whip and Ritz Crackers when she was just two years old.
After auditioning for a role in Ghost Dad opposite Bill Cosby, she was invited to join the cast of The Cosby Show. Her portrayal of the character Olivia was very well received by the viewers. She became a household name after playing Olivia.
Raven went on to appear in many television projects and movies like Queen: The Story of an American Family, Dr. Doolittle and The Little Rascals.
Raven launched a recording career, which went on to sell millions of albums. She released her debut album Here’s to New Dreams in 1993.
She began appearing on the Disney Channel’s That’s So Raven in 2003. That show achieved great success and increased her fan base. In fact it was one of the most successful shows in Disney Channel history. Its merchandise alone has generated $400 million in sales worldwide.
The actress appeared in The Cheetah Girls series and its spin-off movies. She has been working steadily since then and currently appears in Broadway in Sister Act.
Raven-Symone currently resides in San Francisco, California. She has fans all over the world. She is an inspiration to many young girls who aspire to make a career in the entertainment industry.