It is safe to say that Millie Bobby Brown, Finn Wolfhard, Gaten Matarazzo, Caleb McLaughlin, and Noah Schnapp were unknown actors before they portrayed their characters in “Stranger Things.” Now, these “unknown kids” are the main reasons why the show is such a huge success and instantly became one of the coolest (and richest) kids in Hollywood.
Netflix has officially picked up “Stranger Things” for the third season, and the cast is all reportedly getting some pretty big bumps in pay. For now, here are their current net worths, ranked from lowest to highest.
Sadie Sink Net Worth: $ 200,000
Sadie Sink’s net worth may have landed her at the bottom of the list but this young girl, who plays Max Mayfield on the show, is still not done in expanding her brand. Although she is popularly known for her character in “Stranger things,” the American actress has appeared on Broadway with credits including “Annie” and “The Audience.”
Charlie Heaton Net Worth: $250,000
Charlie Heaton’s net worth is expected to grow a lot higher as he is now getting more opportunities after playing Jonathan Byers in “Stranger Things.” Although he hasn’t reached the million dollar club yet, he is surely getting there soon considering his growing popularity.
Natalia Dyer Net Worth: $2 million
Netflix viewers know her as Nancy Wheeler, a role that boosted Natalia Dyer’s net worth. Aside from her regular appearance in “Stranger Things,” she also appeared in several movies. Natalia made her career debut at the age of 12 from the movie “Hannah Montana: The Movie” in 2009 starring Miley Cyrus.
Joe Keery Net Worth: $2.7 million
Joe Keery’s net worth mostly came from his “Stranger Things” role, Steve Harrington, but he also has been in a number of shows such as “Empire,” “Chicago Fire” and more.
Caleb McLaughlin Net Worth: $3 million
“Stranger Things” fans may not know this, but Caleb McLaughlin’s net worth was already growing even before he portrayed Lucas Sinclair on the hit Netflix series. He played one of the most demanding roles on Broadway – the part of young Simba, in the “Lion King.” The talented actor took the role for two years before moving to Los Angeles to star in “Stranger Things.”
Noah Schnapp Net Worth: $3 million
Before portraying Will Byers, he already had a great opportunity to act in “Bridges of Spies” along with Tom Hanks, Amy Ryan, and Alan Alda. He is also a voice actor and he voiced iconic character Charlie Brown in “The Peanuts Movie.”
Finn Wolfhard Net Worth: $3 million
Finn Wolfhard’s net worth is a result of his growing success in Hollywood. He made his television debut in a 2014 episode of the CW series “The 100.” His next role was Jordie Pinsky in the series “Supernatural.” In 2016, Finn landed his breakout role as Mike Wheeler in the Netflix series “Stranger Things.” He is also a musician.
Gaten Matarazzo Net Worth: $4 million
Gaten Matarazzo’s net worth has been growing nonstop ever since he began his career as a stage actor. He was a part of Broadway productions, including “Priscilla, Queen of the Desert” and “Les Miserables” before portraying Dustin Henderson.
Millie Bobby Brown Net Worth: $4 million
Eleven is such a unique and intriguing character that it helped skyrocket Millie Bobby Brown’s net worth and catapulted her to superstardom. She has been offered multiple endorsement deals, various modeling contracts, and a string of new projects.
David Harbour Net Worth: $4 million
David Harbour’s net worth is growing fast, thanks to his role as Chief Jim Hopper. Just like most of the kids on this list, he also started his career as a stage actor.
Winona Ryder Net Worth: $18 million
Winona Ryder’s net worth claimed the top spot! The bulk of Winona’s wealth can be attributed to her acting. Her most recent role as Joyce Byers is sure to fatten her bank account even more.
11 Actors Who Walked Away With Their Famous Props
Who wouldn’t want to bring home one of Batman’s cool batarangs?
Being an actor certainly has its perks. In addition to the massive paychecks, celebrities enjoy fame and can travel to exotic filming locations. However, some actors have different reasons for having so much fun while working on movies or TV shows. A few thespians have made off with the famous props used in their projects.
Actors are not the only ones who can easily walk away from the set with some props. Director Gareth Edwards reportedly filched the Death Star plans that were stolen in his film Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Here are 11 actors who decided to borrow props from movies and TV shows.
1. Ben Affleck took home one of Batman's Batarangs
10 of the Most Memorable Game Show Contestants EVER
Most are smart and lucky, one’s a bad cheater who ended in jail!
If you're like most people, you probably enjoy viewing watching game shows. They're entertaining, educational, and, of course, very thrilling to watch. But have you ever imagine what it's like to actually join one? It usually takes a combination of genius and sheer luck to join and win in these contests.
The people below are some of the most memorable contestants ever in game show history and while most of them will be remembered in a positive light, one of them actually ended up behind bars for committing fraud in front of national TV.
Read on and check out their fascinating stories:...
5 Historical Facts That ‘Vikings’ Depicted Accurately
The Vikings may have followed powerful female leaders into battle.
Vikings is hardly the most historically accurate show on TV today. The History Channel series has certainly taken liberties with timelines and locations. Nevertheless, the drama has also depicted a rather realistic look at the Norsemen who once traveled to England.
Although there are several consistencies with English history, Vikings has shed some light on ancient traditions that honored the gods. The first season featured Ragnar Lothbrok taking the Christian monk Athelstan to Yule at the Temple at Uppsala with the intention of sacrificing the man. However, his group decided against it since the monk clearly did not share their faith. A young warrior Leif took Athelstan's place as one of the several human sacrifices to the gods. Here are more historical facts featured on Vikings.
1. Bjorn's Oath of Fealty to the Earl Haraldson