Kelli Brianne Garner was born on 11 April 1984, in Bakersfield, California, USA, and is an actress, probably best known for her feature film debut in the 2001 thriller “Bully”. Other projects she was a part of include Martin Scorsese’s “The Aviator”, “G-Force”, and “Horns”. She’s also recently become a part of the mini-series “The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe” in which she portrayed the titular character. All of her efforts have helped put her net worth to where it is today.
How rich is Kelli Garner? As of mid-2017, sources inform us of a net worth that is at $1 million, mostly earned through a successful career in acting which began in 2000. As she continues her career, it is expected that her wealth will also continue to increase.
Kelli Garner Net Worth $1 million
Kelli was at a friend’s party when she was noticed by a talent agent, which led to her to appearing in her first commercial, for Eggo. She attended Thousand Oaks High School and while still studying was cast in the short film “Architecture of Assurance”, which was released in 2000. She also played soccer while a student and originally pursued the sport before turning her attention to acting. She continued to have short film projects before being cast in the television movie “Time Share”, in which she had a supporting role. The following year, she made her feature film debut in “Bully”, playing Heather Swallers, who participates in an orchestrated murder – the film received a lot of critical acclaim, and really kicked-off her net worth.
In 2004, Garner was then cast in “The Aviator”, portraying actress Faith Domergue opposite Leonardo DiCaprio playing Howard Hughes. More film opportunities opened up for her, and her net worth started to increase significantly, as she was then cast in the comedy “Man of the House” and the indie drama ‘Thumbsucker” opposite Vince Vaughn. The following year, she did more independent film work in “London” and “Dreamland”, winning a Method Fest Independent Film Festival Best Actress Award for her work in the latter. She also did stage work in the off-Broadway production “Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead”, and appeared in music videos by Green Day for “Whatsername” and “Jesus of Suburbia”.
In 2007, Kelli was then cast as the lead of “Lars and the Real Girl”, appearing opposite Ryan Gosling. The following year, she had another off-Broadway production in “The Seagull”, then in 2009 had a small role in “Taking Woodstock” before lending her voice to the animated film “G-Force”, then playing a supporting role in “Going the Distance” which stars Drew Barrymore. She was cast as the lead of the series “Pan Am” which ran from 2011 to 2012, and subsequently was cast in “Horns”, alongside Daniel Radcliffe. In 2015 she played the titular role in the mini-series “The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe”, and one of her latest projects is the independent film “When I Live My Life Over Again”.
For her personal life, it is known that Garner had a relationship with actor Johnny Galecki in 2012 but they separated after two years, and Kelli apparently remains single.