Idina Menzel Net Worth: Idina Menzel is an American actress, singer, and composer.
Menzel came to notoriety when she created the part of Maureen Johnson in the Broadway musical Rent. Her performance garnered her a Tony Award nomination in 1996.
Menzel received a ‘Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical’ for her heartbreaking depiction of Elphaba in ‘Wicked,’ a musical co-composed by Winnie Holzman and Stephen Schwartz for Broadway.
Idina Menzel Early Life
Idina Kim Menzel was born on the 30th of May in the city of New York on the 30th of May, 1971. She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) degree with a concentration in Drama from the Tisch School of the Arts, which is associated with New York University.
Following her parents’ divorce, Idina began working as a Bat Mitzvah and wedding singer when she was 15 years old in order to make ends meet and pay her university studies.
Idina Menzel Career
Menzel made her stage debut as a vocalist at the ‘Lilith Fair’ event in 1998, where she received critical acclaim. She plays in New York City on a regular basis as part of her countrywide tours. ‘Still, I Can’t Be Still’ was her debut solo album, which was released in 1998 by Hollywood Records under her own name.
In 2008, Menzel went on a promotional tour in support of her album ‘I Stand,’ and the first four locations were sold out in record time. In November 2008, she performed the title tune from the album at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City.
In 2014, she released her fourth studio album, titled ‘Holiday Wishes.’ Upon release, the album reached at number 10 on the Billboard 200, making it her highest-charting album to date.
Idina received the ‘Breakthrough Artist Award’ at the 2014 ‘Billboard Women in Music’ awards gala in Los Angeles.
‘Idina,’ Menzel’s fifth studio album, was released on September 23rd, 2016 under her own name.
In 2014, her song “Let It Go,” which was included in the animated film “Frozen,” was nominated for an Academy Award, a Grammy Award, and a Golden Globe Award.
Idina Menzel Net Worth
Idina Menzel is expected to have a net worth of around $16 million by the year 2022.
Her role as Maureen Johnson in the Broadway musical ‘Rent’ made Idina Menzel a household name, and she has since gone on to star in a number of other notable roles.
For her portrayal as Shelby Corcoran in the musical drama television series “Glee,” she has received high praise from both fans and reviewers.