How much is Paula Patton worth? $9 million
How did Paula Patton earn her money and wealth?
Paula Patton was born on December 5 in 1975. She is an American actress known for playing notable roles in movies like Mission Impossible. Patton started her movie journey with a cameo in the romantic comedy film Hitch, released in 2005, which also featured Will Smith and Eva Mendes. In 2006, she appeared along with Big Boi and Andre Benjamin in the musical drama Idlewild written and directed by Bryan Barber.
Patton’s breakthrough role came in 2006 when she accepted the essential female lead role of Claire Kuchever in the thriller Déjà Vu starring opposite Denzel Washington. The film was a commercial success, grossing over $180 million worldwide. In 2008, Patton played the role of television reporter Kate Madison in the comedy Swing Vote starring alongside Amy Carson and Kevin Costner, and also featured as the wife of Ben in the supernatural horror film Mirrors. In Lee Daniels’ film Precious, she portrayed Ms. Blu Rain, a teacher at the high school in Harlem, New York, who teaches underprivileged students, including Claireece Precious Jones.
She also co-starred in the romantic comedy Just Wright, released in 2010. However, Patton grabbed the lead female role in the blockbuster film Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol. Mission: Impossible released on December 16, 2011, and was a commercial success, grossing almost $800 million worldwide. Also in 2011, Patton played the leading role in the comedy flick Jumping the Broom. The movie hit the screen with success. It grossed over $37 million worldwide.
In 2013, Patton featured in action comedy film 2 Guns, in which she co-starred with Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg and grabbed the leading role in the romantic comedy Baggage Claim. The film received negative feedback from critics. In 2015, it was declared that Patton will be playing the main character in the crime series of ABC called pilot Runner. In 2016, Patton featured in the romantic comedy The Perfect Match, alongside actor Terrence Jenkins, and also starred opposite Adam Sandler in Netflix comedy film The Do-Over. In the same year, she appeared in the Warcraft film adaptation, released in June, in which she starred as Garona Halforcen.
In January 2017, Patton played the lead role in the ABC drama series Somewhere Between, which premiered in July 2017. In the series, she plays Laura Price, a mother who travels back in past to stop her daughter’s death. Patton met the artist Robin Thicke when she was just 16. Both started dating and got married in 2005. Both have one son, Julian Fuego, born in 2010. She did many television shows including the hit series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and The Murder Book premiered in 2005.
What are the highest grossing films of Paula Patton?
- Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol (2011): $694.7 million
- Warcraft (2016): $433.7 million
- Déjà Vu (2006): $180.6 million
- 2 Guns (2013): $131.9 million
- Mirrors (2008): $77.5 million
- Precious (2009): $63.6 million
- The Do-Over (2016): $40 million
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