Millie Bobby Brown
Screen Actors Guild Awards winning English actress, Millie Bobby Brown is also a model. Brown is popularly known for her role as Eleven in the Netflix TV series, Stranger Things. Her role in the series helped her win several awards and at the same time helped to earn a huge fan following. She made her Hollywood debut in 2013 from the TV series, Once Upon a Time in Wonderland. In 2019, she will be portraying the role of Madison Russell in the movie, Godzilla: King of the Monsters. Brown also modeled for various famous brands including Calvin Klein, and Michael Kors.
The most searched actor of 2016 in IMDb, Brown, earns an impressive net worth from her career as an actress and as a model. She also earns much from her modeling career.
Brown is dating her YouTuber and singer boyfriend, Jacob Sartorius.
Millie Bobby Brown's Early Life and Education
Millie Bobby Brown was born to Kelly Brown and Robert Brown on 19th February 2004 in Marbella, Andalusia. Brown is Virgo. She is British as per nationality and ethnicity wise she's Caucasian.
When Brown was four, she along with her family moved to Bournemouth, Dorset and later to Orlando, Florida where she attended acting classes. Her parents raised her with her two sisters, Ava and Paige Brown and a brother, Charlie Brown.
When she was at an early age, one of her Pokesdown Primary school teachers said that she got star quality.
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Millie Bobby Brown's Career
Millie Bobby Brown along with her parents moved to LA to pursue a career in acting. Brown made her Hollywood debut in 2013 from the ABC’s fantasy-drama series, Once Upon a Time in Wonderland. The following year, she worked in drama TV series based on Michael Marshall Smith’s novel, Intruders directed by Eduardo Sanchez and Daniel Stamm.
Brown then worked in several TV series, NCIS, Modern Family and Grey’s Anatomy. Particularly, she is popular for her roles in Stranger Things.
Brown was in the UK while she gave her audition and was totally unknown about the plot of the Netflix TV series, Stranger Things. She passed a statement about her audition,
‘’ I had to cry in the audition. My emotions were so raw, I hit it out of the park.’’
After the selection, she had to shave her hair for the role of Eleven. The video of her shaving her head went viral on the social media. At first, her mom was against it and later she convinced her saying,
''Mum, let’s just cut it off, it grows back, it’s not permanent and I need to show how much I’m involved with this character and how much I’m involved with the show.''
As of 2018, she produced the film adaption of the book, Enola Holmes Mysteries by Nancy Springer. In 2019, Brown will be portraying the role of Madison Russell in the monster movie, Godzilla: King of the Monsters starring Vera Farmiga, Ken Watanabe, Sally Hawkin and Kyle Chandler among others.
Along with movies and TV series, Brown also appeared in several music videos like Find Me by Sigma featuring Nirdy and I Dare You by The xx.
Millie Bobby Brown's Awards and Nominations
Millie Bobby Brown has been nominated for various awards for her works in TV series. Some of the awards she won includes
- 2017 = Screen Actors Guild Awards for Stranger Things.
- 2017 = Fangoria Chainsaw Awards for Stranger Things.
- 2017 = Saturn Awards for Stranger Things.
- 2017 = MTV Movie & TV Awards for Stranger Things.
- 2017 = Gold Derby TV awards for Stranger Things.
Some of her other nominated awards include Screen Actors Guild Actors, Empire Awards, Teen Choice Awards, Young Artist Awards, and Primetime Emmy Awards among others.
Millie Bobby Brown's Net Worth
Millie Bobby Brown has an estimated net worth of $3 million. Brown earned a salary over $30k per episode in the season 1 and 2 of the Netflix series’, Stranger Things. But her father asked for $100k from the agent to sign Brown for the series.
As per some online sources, after the success of the Netflix series, she can demand over $4 million per movie.
Besides, Brown owns a YouTube Channel, Millie Bobby Brown Central from where she earns between $172-$2.8k monthly and $2.1k- $33.1k yearly. As of 2018, her channel has over 199k subscribers.
In 2017, Brown became the face of Calvin Kevin. Later, she signed a contract with IMG Model. Currently, she is the brand ambassador for Converse sneakers.
Brown has become a style icon attending several ceremonies and events with famous brand attires including Gucci and Calvin Klein. She also appeared on the cover of several magazines.
She owns an English Mastiff Breed dog worth between $900-$1k.
In November 2016, Brown co-hosted UNICEF’s 70th anniversary gala in New York where she discussed the charity work with a famous English footballer, David Beckham.
Millie Bobby Brown's Personal Life
Millie Brown's parents have gone through a lot to enhance their daughter's career. As per the reports they even borrowed money from Brown's manager. While discussing her career, the stranger things star said:
‘’ It was very hard… There were lots of tears along the way.’’
After that, the family moved back to the UK and started living with her aunt before she got the role of Eleven.
Brown loves boxing. She practices Jujitsu and Thai Boxing in her free time. 2009’s Up is one of her favorite movies. She is a supporter of Liverpool F.C. She also loves singing and often uploads various cover song videos. In the Tonight Show, she sang the Nicki Minaj's rap live.
Brown, the rising star, is in a relationship with Jacob Sartorius, a singer. The couple started dating in late 2017. The couple posts several pictures on their social media. In 2018, Brown posted a picture of them on the occasion of Valentine’s Day.
In 2016, Brown became the most searched actor in IMDB.
Being a child artist, she got advice from many people. One of her best advice was from David Schwimmer aka Ross,
‘’You need to love what you do.’’
Maddie Ziegler is one of her close friends. Brown is also close to her fellow actors from the series, Stranger Things.
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