Former actress and fashion designer Amanda Bynes has already proven her talents in numerous branches of the entertainment as well as inthe fashion industry. Though she has been recently going through a difficult period in her life, her projects have proved to be highly lucrative – when it comes to Amanda Bynes, net worth estimates say her wealth is over $5 million.
Amanda Bynes Net Worth - $5 Million
Birth Name - Amanda Laura Bynes
Date of birth - April 3, 1986
Zodiac Sign - Aries
Birth Place - Thousand Oaks, California, U.S.
Nationality - American
Height - 5′ 7″
Profession - Voice Actor, Fashion Designer, Singer
Bynes was born in 1986 in California. She was a child prodigy – she started acting professionally when she was only 7 years old, first in a commercial spot, then in much larger productions on the theater stage such as The Sound of Music and Annie. Her name became known to the public when she appeared in All That – a show that she played in for four seasons, acting out various roles.
She started her own television show in 1999 – The Amanda Show ran for three seasons. She made her first appearance on the big screen in 2002 next to Frankie Muniz in Big Fat Liar and she also appeared next to Jennie Garth in What I Like About You, a sitcom that brought her recognition. 2005 and 2006 were also great for Bynes’ acting career – she appears in She’s the Man and in Love Wrecked.
Success follows her in 2007, too, year that brings about her most successful role in Hairspray and also a Grammy nomination for her performance of a song in the film’s soundtrack. In 2010 she could be seen in Easy A, a comedy in which Bynes plays alongside Lisa Kudrow and Emma Stone.
2010 also marked the beginning of her period off the film industry. In 2012 she announced she would like to concentrate more on her activity as a fashion designer and 2013 she took up classes at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising.
She already had a fashion line that consisted of apparel as well as accessories and was sold in shops nationwide and she takes interest in illustrations as well. She used to live in Los Angeles, but she moved to New York to work on her career in the fashion industry.
Parallel with this changed focus, life became somewhat difficult for Amanda Bynes. She had a number of legal issues – in 2012 she was arrested for DUI and reckless driving in Hollywood, later on that year she was arrested in Manhattan for the possession of marijuana. The charges against her were dropped, but later on she was hospitalized in a mental institution and she had several episodes of melt-down.