Vanna Marie Rosich AKA Vanna White is a famous American film actress and television personality widely known as the hostess of Wheel of Fortune since 1982. Keen on flipping houses, the 62 years old uses her income to invest in apartment buildings.
The hostess of game show Wheel of Fortune started her professional career in 1980 appearing in the same game show, The Price is Right. Before appearing on television, she was a contestant in the 1978 Miss Georgia USA.
It has been nearly four decades since Vanna started her hosting career and has still been active in the field, collecting a high figure of money. As of 2019, Vanna White’s net worth is $50 million as per Wealthy Gorilla, and Celebrity Net Worth reports her net worth to be $70 million. She earns an annual salary of $10 million.
Vanna takes a hefty amount of money hosting Wheel of Fortune. As per ABC News, she receives $4 million only from the game show. Calculate yourself on how much she has taken from the show working for 37 years. She is also paid high for appearing in the events and programs.
Vanna received $403 thousand in damages after suing Samsung Electronics in 1993 over their use of an advertisement.
She appeared in movies and television series like Goddess of Love, Simon and Simon, Double Dragon, Super Mario Bros. Super Show, 227, Full House, The King of Queens, and others.
Her other source of income is the crochet/ yarn line. Her grandmother taught her to crochet when she was only five years old.
Around 35 years ago, when Vanna first started her show, her hairdresser was pregnant and was crocheting a blanket for her baby. During the time, she thought of picking it up again.
When Vanna appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, she recalled the moment and expressed her love of crocheting. At the time, Brand Yarn Company saw the episode and sent her a big box of yarn.
Vanna then started a relationship with them and became their spokesperson. Ten years later, they said that she should have a line of yarn! The rest is history!!!
Vanna’s yarn line makes a hefty profit, and she donates half of the proceeds to the charity. Talking with The New York Post, she mentioned donating $1.8 million to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. She feels good and loves it.
The television host has some really pretty impressive real estate. Back in November 2017, Vanna listed her Beverly Hills house for the worth of $47.5 million. The mansion is still in the sale at the discount price of $38 million.
The house is very lavish is quite popular among A-listers like Celebrities like Eddie Murphy and Sylvester Stallone. Murphy even mentioned that he wants to have a home like that.
The villa spears up to 14, 554 square feet landing on a 5.08-acre lot of land. She and her former husband George Santo Pietro built the house in the 90s.
The mansion consists of eight bedrooms, ten bathrooms, a four-car garage, a home theater, a wine cellar, a mini-spa, and private vineyard that produces 150 cases of wine per annum.