Star Trek: Voyager star Jeri Ryan is one of the biggest names for science fiction fans. She is well known for her work on shows like Boston Public, Body of Proof, Leverage, among others.
Her popularity has reached a new high as she is starring as Seven of Nine on the Amazon Prime series Star Trek: Picard. Sir Patrick Stewart has revived the role of the legendary Picard for the show.
Jeri Ryan is worth $30 million as of February 2020, and the majority of her net worth is thanks to her acting career.
According to various online sources, the star earned $45,000 as salary from the TV series, Boston Public on a per-episode basis.
The multimillionaire has lavish homes, among which she sold a house in California for $4.95 million in April 2017. She bought the house in the late 1990s for around $4,000,040.
She also bought and placed 1755 stone fireplace, 18th-century columns, and tile and cobblestone that were all imported from France to the 1.44-acre site.
The star also bought in trees and oaks via Crane that cost her more than $1 million. She had originally listed the property for $7 million.
The house itself is an extravagant architectural marvel with six bedrooms and 12 bathrooms. In addition to this, the house also has an in-built movie theater.
Ryan’s film career started in 1999 with the film Men Cry Bullets as Lydia.
Then the next year, she acted in the film The Last Man. Some of the other films she has worked in are Disney's The Kid, Dracula 2000, Down with Love, Mortal Kombat: Rebirth, and Devil's Revenge.
The leading lady is better known for her work on TV, which she started in 1991 with the show Who's the Boss?.
In the same year, she acted on The Flash, Top of the Heap, Nurses, Reasonable Doubts, etc.
She got her breakthrough role in 1997 with the show Dark Skies and, in the same year, was cast in Star Trek: Voyager, this would become her best-known role.
Her next major role after Star Trek came in the show Boston Public. Then she acted in some notable shows like Body of Proof, Law & Order: Criminal Intent (franchise created Dick Wolf).
She is also starring on the Amazon Prime series Star Trek: Picard, where she will act alongside Brent Spiner and Isa Briones.
Ryan is involved with various charities and supports various causes. In fact, she is an active supporter of Civil Rights and LGBT Support.
She is also actively involved with the GLSEN foundation, which supports members of the LGBTQ community in various ways, including helping them deal with bullying.
Jeri Ryan was born Jeri Lynn Zimmermann on February 22, 1968 (aged 51 as of February 2020) in Munich, West Germany, to Gerhard Florian Zimmermann and Sharon Zimmerman.
As a child, she moved around as her father was a United States Army master sergeant stationed in various places.
In 1986, she graduated from Lone Oak High School and went to Northwestern University. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in 1990.
Regarding her relationships, she is married to Christophe Émé as of February 2020.
The pair got married on June 16, 2007. She has a daughter named Giséle Lynn Émé with him born in March 2008. Before this, she tied the knot to Jack Ryan, the pair married on June 15, 1991, and gave birth to a son named Alex, on August 15, 1994. They divorced on August 27, 1999.
In addition to this, she also dated Brannon Braga, and Marlon Estacio Pagtakhan stalked the duo. Marlon was convicted of harassing and threatening them.