the Emilie in Paris star just got a lot richer.
With the release of the second season of the somewhat controversial Netflix hit, many have reported that actress and lead producer Lily Collins has benefited greatly from the series’ success.
A little on the star
As the daughter of music legend Phil Collins, it’s no surprise that Collins wants to join the entertainment industry.
Her parents divorced when she was seven, and Collins stayed in Los Angeles with her mother.
On several occasions, she admitted that she struggled with her parents’ divorce as a child and rarely saw her father due to his music career.
Collins revealed that she struggled with an eating disorder during her days as a teenage model, which she discussed at length in her memoir.
Although successful as a model, she was unhappy with the industry and wanted to be successful in other endeavors.
After graduating from high school in Beverley Hills, she attended the University of Southern California and earned a degree in broadcast journalism.
Collins’ casting in 2009 The blind side was just the start of her acting career.
She has been praised for her attention to detail and subtlety in her acting, despite her relatively minor role, despite her relatively minor role.
Filmmakers noticed her talent, and she quickly began to act in blockbuster films.
Her great success as an actress came in 2012, when she took on the role of Snow White in Mirror mirror facing Julia Roberts.
The film offers an alternate take on the Grimm’s fairy tale, and Collins has been praised for her ability to balance comedic scenes with more dramatic moments.
His other dramatic roles include the PBS adaptation of Wretched and the cinema Tolkien.
In 2020, she became a household name when Netflix released the first season of Emilie in Paris, in which she plays an all-American girl who must navigate her professional and personal life in a whole new city.
On the show, Emily Cooper is tasked with bringing a new American perspective to an otherwise traditional French marketing firm.
She first encountered resistance from her Parisian counterparts and made her way through many lucrative business deals.
Despite mixed reviews from critics, the series has been in the news since its release.
Many viewers criticized Emily as a character, saying she refused to grow up and learn from her mistakes over the season.
Collins herself has been honest about how she has been affected by criticism and has vowed to do better in her role as a producer.
In an interview with Buzzfeed, she said:
“People said they were laughing and smiling for the first time in a long time, that it reminded them of what fun looked like and that we could offer a bit of escape, romance and travel. I was so proud of it. I didn’t expect it to be suddenly something that people were upset about [about]. “
After hearing from the folks on Twitter, Collins admitted that the show was disrespectful to its characters of color.
She has said repeatedly that she pushed for change behind the scenes, ensuring that white cast and team members gave people of color a chance to present their ideas in a safe and welcoming space.
“There were some conversations that we were a part of […] and while I don’t think I expected to be thrown into it the way we were, I felt it was definitely an opportunity to be able to do better in season two. It was certainly difficult to live with in a way, but nowhere near as difficult as the whole conversation. And that was what was most important. she explained in an interview with Charm.
How has Lilly Collins’ net worth changed?
CelebrityNetWorth says her current earnings have brought her overall net worth to $ 25 million.
While Emilie in Paris Salary has been kept a secret, it is estimated that she earns around $ 300,000 per episode – at ten episodes per season, bringing the actress and producer to an impressive $ 3 million.
If this is true, then Collins joins the streaming giant’s list of highest paid stars, alongside the stars of Strange things.
Nothing has been said or predicted about her earrings as the show’s producer, but it’s safe to assume that a large majority of her overall net worth comes from her dual role on the show.
In 2018, sources said Collins sold a $ 2.995 million property in the Sierra Towers building in Hollywood.
The house had previously been listed for $ 3.195 million.
CelebrityNetWorth claims her mother bought her Beverley Hills home for $ 12.5 million, which moved to Collins in March 2021, for $ 13.5 million.