|Rósa Arianna McGowan
|September 5, 1973
|American Actress, Activist, Author, Singer, Director, Producer
Rose McGowan is an American actress with Italian ancestry and heritage. Many recognize her by projects like Scream, Ready to Rumble, and others. But she got famous with her appearance in Charmed, replacing Shannen Doherty at the start of the fourth season. How much is Rose McGowan’s cash flow?
Let’s take a look at her career, wealth, and ups and downs.
Born as Rosa Arianna McGowan, the actress had her movie debut in Encino Man in 1992. She is also an author, director, singer, and activist. Born in 1973, in Florence, Italy, to an American couple, she has two half-siblings. Her father ran an Italian chapter of the Children of God. He and his wife left the group in 1978.
As a child, Rose traveled through Europe with her parents. She spent her early days at the group’s communes. Thanks to her father’s art contacts, she started working as a child model. Rose appeared in Vogue Bambini and other Italian magazines. At the age of 10, she returned to the US with her parents.
McGowan received national recognition for her appearance in The Doom Generation in 1995. For her performance, she received an Independent Spirit Award nomination for Best Debut Performance. And then in 1996, she had her breakthrough performance in the horror Scream in 1996.
In the next few years, she appeared in movies like Going All the Way, Devil in the Flesh, Phantoms, and Jawbreaker.
In the 2000s, she increased her popularity after appearing in Charmed. Rose joined the cast from the fourth season, replacing Shannen Doherty. Producers praised her addition to Charmed as “contrived and clunky”.
In 2001, she appeared in the dark fantasy comedy Monekybone, as a cat girl, acting alongside Brendan Fraser, Whoopi Goldberg, and Bridget Fonda. During her Charmed days, she also appeared in the CBS miniseries Elvis in 2005. There, she portrayed the life of actress-singer Ann-Margret. The movie depicted the life of Elvis Presley.
In 2007, she headlined Grindhouse, a double feature horror movie by Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez.
From 2008 to 2013, Rose made her entrance into the world of independent movies. In 2008, she appeared in Fifty Dead Men Waking. In 2010, she had a cameo role in Machete, a role that ultimately got cut. Yet, it got included on the DVD release.
She then played a semi-homeless junkie in the fantasy drama Dead Awake. And then in 2011, she appeared in the 3-D sword and sorcery movie Conan the Barbarian. Other credits in that period include The Pastor’s Wife and a movie adaptation of The Tell-Tale Heart. She lent her voice to the video game Darkwatch.
In 2014, she made her directorial debut with the short movie Dawn. In the same year, she also appeared in the action-thriller series Chosen.
In 2017, Time magazine recognized her as one of the Silence Breakers. Rose was one of the women speaking about sexual harassment and assault, specifically in regards to the Harvey Weinstein sexual abuse cases. McGowan was one of the women starting the #MeToo movement. In 2018, she released her memoir, Brave.
McGowan also has a music career. Everything started with her relationship with Marilyn Manson. During that relationship, she appeared in a music video for the song Coma White. McGowan sang the back vocals of the song Posthuman. The songs appeared on the album Mechanical Animals in 1998.
In September 2015, she released her debut single, RM486. The song has feminist themes, with the title serving as a reference to the abortion drug RU486. Rose expressed her interest in recording her own album. In 2018, she released her debut album, Planet 9. And then she re-released the album in April 2020.
So, how much is Rose McGowan’s fortune? Well, as of December 2020, Rose McGowan’s wealth is more than $6 million. We do not know how much she earned on Charmed. But her fellow co-stars earned between $50,000 and $90,000 per episode.
She made the bulk of her money by starring in movies like Going all the Way, Ready to Rumble, The Black Dahlia, Conan the Barbarian, and more. She earned more than $5 million for her big-name movies.
During her career, Rose endorsed a couple of brands. Serving as the ambassador for the Palladium jewelry line, she earned $500,000. McGowan also served as the face of the clothing line Bebe from 1998 to 1999.
Rose owns an estate in Los Angeles Hollywood Hills. In total, she has 66 credits as an actress.
- Joined the cast of Charmed in the fourth season
- Appeared in the 2011 remake of Conan the Barbarian
- Dated Marilyn Manson and appeared in a music video
- Helped launch the #MeToo movement in 2017