Nicknames: Isabel Rosario Dawson; Rose
Date of birth: the 9th of May, 1979
Profession: actress, writer, singer
Nationality: United States of America
Source of wealth: movies
Rosario Dawson is not just a chic elegant lady; she is also an affluent person. Her net worth is $16 million, and she was included into the list of highest paid black actresses by Houston Style magazine.
It is hard to believe it now, but Rosario comes from a poor family and she had never known her biological father. How did she manage to save such a solid fortune?
The main source of Rosario Dawson wealth is her work of an actress. She started to make money through acting in her childhood, when she appeared in an episode of “Sesame Street” series. After that Dawson featured in the movie “Kids”, being still a teenager. Gradually she was becoming involved into movie industry and her wages were growing. Rosario Dawson rose to fame as Sin City actress. After that huge success her salary increased. She received $1 million salary for the role in a musical “Rent”, where she co-starred Adam Pascal and Anthony Rapp.
Rosario is busy with numerous current projects, so her salary has a tendency to grow. Not long ago the fans admired her natural play in “Unforgettable” alongside Katherine Heigl and Geoff Stults.
Rosario is not just an actress; she is also a comic book writer, which brings her some extra income. Being incredibly beautiful, Rose has numerous endorsement offers. In 2011 she starred in Lexus commercials, which turned to be quite lucrative.
Rosario Dawson said in an interview to “Esquire”, that she was born due to torn condom. She had never stayed in touch with her biological father. The girl was brought up by a stepfather, whose surname she made popular.
Rosario has always been incredibly beautiful, and that’s why she was caught by movie agents since her teens. But she had never thought too much about acting and dreamed to become a biologist. She had never attended an acting school. But the success of her first projects inspired her to become an entertainer.
Before her movie success Dawson appeared in a number of music videos. Her most famous work of that kind is cooperation with Prince. The track “Rosario”, where the actress starred, was included into Prince album “1999”.
Currently Rosario Dawson makes several new movies annually. Her fans never get tired to stay in a queue to the cinema and get tickets to her films.