55 Years Old American Actress Joan Cusack's Net Worth; Disclose her Career, Awards, and Achievements

May 17, 2018
First Published On: May 17, 2018

Joan Cusack is an American actress famous for receiving Academy Award nominations in the category of the Best Supporting Actress for her role in the romantic comedy-drama Working Girl (1988). With an incredible acting skill, Joan Cusack's net worth is said to be high.


Scroll down to know in detail about Joan Cusack's net worth, lifestyle, career achievement, and awards she's won till date. Also, get to know more about her right below:

Joan Cusack's Net worth

The American actress Joan Cusack's net worth is around $6 million. Her acting career helps her to maximum to collect such a huge amount of money. Joan professionally started her professional acting career back in 1979 and has appeared in several hit movies like Sixteen CandlesBroadcasts News and My Bodyguard in the 1980s.


By the end of the late 80s, the actress was collecting acting awards, nomination, as well as good reviews for many projects. Her notable projects include; Working Girl, Say Anything, Addams Family ValuesGrosse Pointe Blank, and In & Out.

Joan Cusack Career, Awards, and Achievements

Joan started off her career by getting minor acting in the film. Throughout her career, she got nominated for the Academy Awards in the category for the Best Supporting Actress two times.

The actress has acted with John, her brother within the movies like Grandview, Sixteen Candles, U.S.A. Class, Grosse Pointe Blank, Cradle will Rock, War, and Say Anything. She acted in the role of the serial divorcee and slayer name Debbie Jellinsky within the movie, Addams Family Values.

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Joan is famous for appearing in the role of Dr. Burton, known an as a therapist of Charlie, in a teen movie, The Perlas of Being a Wallflower. Besides her acting career, she has also voiced as Jessie in Toy Story 2 and Toy Story 3.  

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CAPTION: Joan Cusack as Jessie on Toy Story SOURCE: YouTube

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Joan has got Academy Award nominations in the category of Best Supporting Actress for her role in a romantic comedy-drama Working Girl as well as a romantic comedy entitled In & Out. For her appearance in the latter, she got Golden Globe nomination.

She was featured on the Showtime hit drama Shameless in the role of Sheila Gallagher, and for her role she got five serial Emmy Award nomination, getting a win for the first time in 2015.

Facts about Joan Cusack

1. Joan Cusack was born on  11th October 1962 in New York City.
2. Her middle name is Mary.
3. She is of a very shy nature.
4. Her hidden talent is Memorization.
5. Her best friend is Julia Roberts.
6. William H. Macy babysat her.
7. Joan received an Academy Award for her role in Working Girl and another for her role in In and Out.
8. She is also a member of Saturday Night Live. 
9. She is married to Dick Burke. They got married back in 1993, and the couple had two sons together: Dylan and Miles.
10. Joan studied English at the University of Wisconsin.