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Vanna White Net Worth

Updated January 2, 2020
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How Much is Vanna White Worth? $70 Million

How did Vanna earn her money and wealth?

Vanna White is a television personality in America as well as a film actress who is well-known for being the host of the show named Wheel of Fortune since the year 1982. She was born in the year 1957 in Conway, South Carolina, the United States as the daughter of Joan Marie (mother) and Miguel Angel Rosich (father). But after her parents get divorced, she took the name of her stepfather, Hebert Stackley White.

Before Vanna got a break in the television world, she was a contestant in the Miss Georgia pageant in the year 1978. She first appeared on a game show named “The Price Right” on June 20, 1980, and was among the first four contestants of the show. She was unable to make it onstage but her video clip of running towards the Contestant’s row was rebroadcast in the 25th anniversary of the show in 1996 and was featured as a social broadcast in the show “Game Show Moments Gone Bananas.” She has also played a part of Dorris in the horror movie Graduation Day in 1981.

In the year 1982, Vanna was chosen as one of three substitute hostess for the show “Wheel of Fortune” along with Vicki McCarty and Summer Bartholomew to co-host the show after Susan Stafford. At the fall of the year, she became a regular host for the show. In 1887, her autobiography named “Vanna Speaks!” became a best seller. In the next year, Vanna came into sight in the NBC television film “Goddess of Love” where she played the role of Venus and co-starred Betsy Palmer as Juno.

The film got mixed reviews. White has been seen doing Cameo in many television shows such as L.A. Law, 227, Super Mario Bros, Supershow, Simon and Simon, The King of Queens and Full House and in many movies such as Naked Gun 33 1/3, The Final Insult in the year 1994 and Double Dragon in the same year.

In the movie named “Married…with child” and Indecent Proposal (a gender-bending parody as Robert Redford) she appeared as a guest star and also as a guest timekeeper in Wrestle Mania IV.  In the year 1992, she was recognized as “television’s most frequent clapper” by Guinness Book of World Record. And in 1996, she became the main narrator and the singer of the CD Leslie Bricusse’s “Santa’s Last Ride.” On April 20, 2006, she was praised with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Frame with Pat Sajak, Merv Griffin, and Alex Trebek.

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