Carmen Ejogo is famous for playing roles in Metro (1997), What’s the Worst That Could Happen? (2001), Alien: Covenant (2017), and Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018).
The British actress has also appeared in the NBC drama series- Kidnapped(2006-2007), The Girlfriend experience(2017), and HBO’s -True Detective. In addition, Ejono has also been part of many hit songs such as Yes I Do, Sparkle, Something He Can Feel,” and many more as a lead singer.
The famous actress has won several awards for her Acting. The awards include- Best supporting actress for Lackawanna Blues, Best Actress for Born to be Blue, Best supporting female, and Best Acting Ensemble for Selma.
Carmen Ejogo Ethnicity And Family
Ejogo was born on 22 October 1973 to a Nigerian-Scottish Ethnicity family.
Carmen’s parents are from different parts of the world. Her father’s name is Charles Ejogo, who is from Nigeria, whereas her mother is named Elizabeth Ejogo, who is from Scotland.
The British actress has never talked about how their parents met and married; however, she has opened her mouth about their parents’ early lifestyle. “My parents were a kind of Hippie in early life,”- She said.
The ‘True Detective’ actress has a younger sibling named after his Father- Charles. Charles Junior is an entrepreneur by profession.
Ejogo’s family has faith in Jesus Christ; hence they follow Christian Religion. The actress is believed to have hope in God.
Carmen has two loving children – Elijah Wright (b. 8 June 2001) and Juno Wright (b. 14 April 2004). The age gap between the two children is 3 years.
Know More About Carmen Ejogo Husband:
Carmen was married to Jeffrey Wright. The loving couple tied their knots on 18 October 2001.
Jeffrey and Carmen met on the TV series Boycott set in 1999. Soon they began to date each other and married after 2 long years of dating. The couple who was promised to hold each other hand for a lifetime was soon broken.
After 14 years of togetherness, they ended their marriage in 2015.
Before Carmen got married to Jeffrey, She was married to an American musician named Tricky. They got married on 9 August 1998 but got separated within a year.
Neither Ejogo nor her husbands have talked much about how their marriage ended. It seems that the actress and their EX- husband do not like to talk much about their personal life on any public platform.
Currently, the 42-year-old actress is not linked to any relationship status. It looks like she enjoys being single and happily cherishes her single life.
Carmen Ejogo Net Worth
According to schooling, Carmen Ejogo has a net worth of $3 Million.
She has delivered several hit movies and television series in her career, where she earned millions of money. The sources claim that Carmen charges 200k$-500k for a single role in a movie or television series.
The lead actress’s primary source of income includes Acting, singing, live concerts, and brand endorsement. The singer has influenced millions of fans across the globe which helped her to gain more popularity, not in Great Britain but also in Hollywood- America.
She has left her footprint in the world of Acting and singing. She also earns her money through a professional speaker. She is believed to be charging $10,000 – $20,000 for a single session.