Chloë Grace Moretz Net Worth & Biography

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Introduction

Chloë Grace Moretz is a famous American actress & model. She began acting as a child, with early roles in the supernatural horror film The Amityville Horror (2005), the drama series Desperate Housewives (2006–07).

She has also starred in the supernatural horror film The Eye (2008), the drama film The Poker House (2008), the drama series Dirty Sexy Money (2007–08), the romantic comedy film 500 Days of Summer (2009) and the children's comedy film Diary of a Wimpy Kid (2010).

Currently in , she has an estimated net worth of about $15M.

At a Glance

Full name: Chloë Grace Moretz

Other names: Chloë Moretz

Birthday: February 10, 1997

Age:

Net worth: $15M

Source of wealth: Acting

Country of origin: United States of America

Net Worth

$15M

A successful career with tons of movies under her name helped her make a fortune at such an young age. As of , she has a net worth of about $15M. Her net worth is expected to increase significantly in the coming years considering her booming career and young age.

Early Life

Chloë Grace Moretz was born in Atlanta, Georgia, and raised in Cartersville, Georgia. Her mother, Teri Duke, is a nurse practitioner, and her father, McCoy Moretz, is a plastic surgeon, and heir to the Moretz hosiery business, bought out in 2011 for $350 million.

Moretz has four older brothers: Brandon, Trevor, Colin, and Ethan. She has described her family as "very Christian," specifically Southern Baptist.

She moved to New York City in 2002, with her mother and brother Trevor, because he had been accepted into the Professional Performing Arts School, which is what first drew her interest in acting.

Social Media Presence

Chloë Grace Moretz is active on multiple social media websites including instagram where she has almost 17M followers and she also tweets to her 3M twitter followers.

Career

Moretz's first acting role was as Violet in two episodes of the CBS series The Guardian, and her first film role was as Molly in Heart of the Beholder.

It was not until her second big-screen acting role, in the 2005 remake of The Amityville Horror, that she earned greater recognition, receiving a Young Artist Award nomination.

After Amityville, Moretz received several guest-starring roles on TV, as well as a small role in Big Momma's House 2. Her recurring TV characters include Kiki George in Dirty Sexy Money and Sherri Maltby in Desperate Housewives.

Moretz also voiced the U.S. version of the animated character Darby in My Friends Tigger & Pooh. Moretz also co-starred as Cammie, an abused child, in The Poker House.

In 2010, Moretz appeared as Hit-Girl in director Matthew Vaughn's action film Kick-Ass, based on the comic book series of the same name by Mark Millar and John Romita, Jr.

Also in 2010 she played Abby, a 12-year-old vampire, in the movie "Let Me In".

In November 2010, 13-year-old Moretz was called "the busiest actress in Hollywood".

Moretz played Ann Sliger in the 2011 crime thriller Texas Killing Fields. Then she played Isabelle in Martin Scorsese's Hugo, a 3D film adaptation of The Invention of Hugo Cabret, which was nominated for eleven Oscars.

Moretz starred in Hick, an adaptation of the novel by Andrea Portes. She appeared in the 2012 Tim Burton film Dark Shadows, a remake of the soap opera, playing the role of Carolyn Stoddard, a rebellious teenage daughter.

In 2013, she reprised her role as Hit-Girl in the sequel Kick-Ass 2. The same year, she appeared in a short segment in the film Movie 43 and played the title character in Carrie, a remake of the 1976 film, directed by Kimberly Peirce.

Moretz has done voice work for video games. She reprised her role as Hit-Girl for Kick-Ass: The Game, and played young Lady Emily in Dishonored.

When asked in October 2012 why she tends to gravitate towards playing darker, troubled characters, Moretz responded that she has such a happy family life, and finds it challenging to play characters who are significantly different.

From March 25 through April 27, 2014, Moretz made her Off-Broadway debut in The Library, directed by Steven Soderbergh.

Moretz played the protagonist, Mia, in the adaptation of Gayle Forman's If I Stay (2014).

Moretz subsequently starred as Cassie Sullivan in The 5th Wave, an adaptation of the best-selling novel by Rick Yancey. The film was released in January 2016.

In April 2016, Moretz was chosen to serve as one of three members of the Narrative Short Film Competition jury for the Tribeca Film Festival, alongside Mike Birbiglia and Sheila Nevins.

Also that year, she co-starred with Zac Efron and Seth Rogen in the film Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising, the sequel to Neighbors; and headlined the drama film Brain on Fire, based on the memoir Brain on Fire by Susannah Cahalan.

In November 2015, Moretz was attached to Shane Carruth's third film, The Modern Ocean. The ensemble cast includes Asa Butterfield, Anne Hathaway, Daniel Radcliffe and Keanu Reeves.

In a September 2016 interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Moretz revealed that she had dropped out of all the unproduced projects she was attached to.

She said that she would focus on producing, including two television projects.

In 2017, Moretz co-starred again with Ansel Elgort, in the crime drama November Criminals. That same year, she starred in the comedy-drama I Love You, Daddy, directed by Louis C.K.

In 2018, Moretz starred in the drama film The Miseducation of Cameron Post opposite Sasha Lane and Forrest Goodluck revolving around a teenage girl who is sent to a conversion camp.

She next appeared in the horror film Suspiria, a remake of the 1977 film of the same name directed by Luca Guadagnino.

She then starred opposite Isabelle Huppert in Greta a thriller film, which had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival in September 2018.

In 2019, Moretz voiced Wednesday Addams in the CGI animated film The Addams Family, which received mixed reviews from critics.

She will next appear in Tom & Jerry, directed by Tim Story set for release in March 2021 and in Shadow in the Cloud directed by Roseanne Liang.

Favorite Quotes from Chloë Moretz

It just meant me happy. And then, when I was 11 years old, I realized what I was doing and I looked to my mom and said, “Can I make this for the rest of my life? I think I might want to do this forever.” – Chloë Moretz
“As Chloe, I can honestly say I’ve never uttered a syllable of a curse word, not even behind closed doors.” – Chloë Moretz
“My mom was always like, “If I know that my kid is having fun, she’s gonna do whatever she wants. Whether that’s gymnastics, learning the car, acting or just being a normal kid, she’s gonna do what makes her happy.” That’s how I’ve always lived my life.” – Chloë Moretz
“I’ve been working since I was five years old, and everyone in my life, outside of my family, would look at us and go, “You’re crazy! Take your kid out of the business and put them in school because you’re never gonna succeed.” – Chloë Moretz
“I’ve always followed my heart. With every project that I’ve ever chosen, it’s been something that I felt I couldn’t live without, and that I couldn’t spend another day of my life not knowing that I didn’t do that role, gave my all to that role, and gave all of my emotions and soul to it.” – Chloë Moretz