15 Celebrity Child Millionaires
Before these stars even knew what a Roth IRA was, they had more money than they knew what to do with. Here are 15 celebrity child millionaires.
Watson’s role as Hermione in the “Harry Potter” series earned her over $15 million before she was 20. Her parents wanted her to learn to be fiscally responsible and were only giving her an allowance of $75 per week when she was 17, but already making movie money.
Fanning appeared in her first movie “I am Sam” as a young girl and went onto appear in popular films like the “Twilight” movies, earning over $16 million before graduating high school.
Proof that YouTube can be lucrative, the star who was discovered online was selling out concerts as a teen and was worth $200 million before turning 20.
Before the former “Hanna Montana” star was 20 years old she had earned $120 million for both her acting and music career.
The Jonas Brothers member starred on a Disney series, appeared in movies and sold out concerts all as a teen, earning $18 million before he turned 20.
Already as a child Gomez appeared on the popular “Barney and Friends” and would go onto appear in “The Suite Life of Zack and Cody” and other Disney shows. Between that and her music career Gomez would ear over $4 million as a teen.
Tyler James Wiliams
James who plays the younger Chris Rock in “Everybody Hates Chris” and appeared on “The Cosby Show” was worth $4.8 million before he turned 20.
Zuckerberg became a millionaire for his creation of Facebook before he was 20. Apparently that wasn’t enough money for the college entrepreneur and he became a billionaire by 23.
Angus Turner Jones
The “Two and a Half Men” star won the young artist award of 2005 and recently signed a contract that will make him one of the highest paid teens in the entertainment industry. He is worth $10 million.
Lovato is another former “Barney and Friends” star and would go onto be famous for her role in “Camp Rock.” Following her release of her first album “Don’t Forget” she became one of the top teen millionaires at the age of 19.
Miranda Taylor Cosgrove
Cosgrove has been in “School of Rock,” “Smallville,” and “ICarly” after which she became the youngest highest paid teen. She is worth over $7 million.
Churchill is being called the British Bill Gates for his web design work. At just 12 years old, Churchill began a web design business and he went on to begin a rival of PayPal, called NetPay, that’s earned him $10 million.
Breslin starred in her first film, “Signs,” at the age of five and was one of the youngest actresses to be nominated for an Academy Award. She is worth around $12 million.
Gower founded Jagex Studios in his teens and with it he created the popular video game RunScape. Gower was a millionaire before he was 20 and by 36 became one of the 50 richest entrepreneurs in the United Kingdom.
Nineteen-year-old D’Aloisio is worth $30 million. The young tech genius started computer programming at the age of 12 and became known for his app Trimit which condenses news articles into smaller versions, sometimes fitting into a Tweet.