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Illeana Douglas Net Worth

Illeana Douglas Net Worth is
$5 Million

Illeana Douglas Biography

Illeana Douglas is hilarious in her webseries, Easy to put together. She has been married once. She’s an amazing acting skill and is an effective screenwriter, maker and director. Illeana is certainly a jack of most trades; The series comes with an amazing cast including actors like Jeff Goldblum, Jane Lynch, Keanu Reeves, Justin Bateman, Tom Arnold amongst others. She divided her time taken between Connecticut, Massachusetts and in addition lived in NY in her youth. She’s Italian and German roots from her parents. Her grandfather may be the past due actor Melvyn Douglas with whom she bonded over his interest for theatre and background. Her profession was also seriously influenced by her romantic relationship with Martin Scorsese. She dated the film director for nearly eight years in the 1990s and in addition appeared in his movies. Born in 1965, she actually is among the quintessential ladies in humor and improvisational performing in the us. Illeana Douglas was created in Quincy, Massachusetts. The show provides been critically acclaimed and provides won many awards like Webby Award Honoree Greatest Composing, NAPTE Digital Luminary Award, four Streamy Awards and seven nominations this year 2010. Illeana may be the superstar of IKEA’s hit humor webseries, Easy to put together which premiers on My Damn Channel. She actually is the creator of the IKEA sponsored series which centers around the celebrity and her fictional work at IKEA. Elevated in heavy hippy lifestyle in Quincy, Massachusetts, her contemporary parents had been supportive of her. She became a stage mother to his kid during their marriage nonetheless they didn’t have kids of their very own. Easy to Assemble is a great success through the years improving her total net worthy of to $5 million dollars. For Easy to put together, Illeana has received many solo awards at ceremonies including Webby Awards and Banff Humor Festival. She had imagined excelling in present business since she was a teenager. When she graduated senior high school in 1981, she flew to NEW YORK where she enrolled at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. As an celebrity, she’s flourished exponentially through the years of knowledge in the executing arts. She found her previous boyfriend Martin Scorsese after that and he cast her in his film NY Stories. Her breakthrough function was in Cape Dread in 1991. She also popularly made an appearance in Grace of My Center also to Die For. She done a few movies afterwards but her component was trim out from a number of movies. In 1988, while doing work for a publicist in NY she booked her first film function with Martin Scorsese who continued to become her very long time partner. Furthermore to film functions, she began gracing the tv screen screens with functions in The Larry Sanders Present, Frasier, Six Foot Under and Entourage. She was observed in the Lifetime Primary Not Like EVERYBODY ELSE in 2006 and acquired a brief function in Ugly Betty. From her breakthrough function in Cape Dread in 1991, she continued to appear in films like Grace of My Center, To Die For, Ghost Globe and was a normal appearance in American series such as for example Actions, Seinfeld, The Drew Carey Present and Law & Purchase. With already an enormous following on the web, she aspires to provide her strike webseries to mainstream tv. In 1993, she released AN IDEAL Girl and has been continuously putting out her very own works such as for example Illeanarama. She actually is also popularly known on her behalf contribution to Turner Common Movies’ Friday Evening Spotlight. Despite her preliminary episode of rejections, Illeana provides conquered the sector as a original talent. It had been at Community Playhouse where she reinvented herself and dived into sketch humor. she actually is also great at creating and directing. Illeana Douglas, often referred to as quirky, is a staple in the humor scene in American tv. Over the years she’s received several awards on her behalf talent and is definitely a veteran celebrity in television. She’s been entertaining an incredible number of followers with her quirky humor and informal demeanor. Illeana Douglas can be an American celebrity, director, screenwriter, and maker who includes a net well worth of $5 million. She tied the knot with writer Jonathan Axelrod on, may 16, 1998 plus they were wedded for over 2 yrs before separating. Illeana began monitoring acting at a nearby Playhouse in NY. She broke the dried out spell with Grief which premiered at the Sundance Film Event. A few of her film and tv credits consist of: “The Last Temptation of Christ”, “NY Stories”, “Goodfellas”, “Cape Dread”, “Alive”, “Quiz Display”, “To Die For”, “Picture Ideal”, “Seinfeld”, “Message in a Bottle”, “Grace of my Heart”, “Ghost Globe”, “Frasier”, “The Drew Carey Show”, “Law & Order: Unique Victims Unit”, “Six Ft Under”, “Ugly Betty”, “Entourage”, and “Drop Lifeless Diva”. In 1993, Illeana directed and starred in a humor short, “AN IDEAL Woman,” which won greatest brief film at the Aspen Film Event and set her profession off and operating. Illeana Douglas received an Emmy nomination on her behalf part as Angela on “Six Feet Under”. She actually is primarily known on her behalf collaboration with Martin Scorsese and appearance in four of his movies and also her part as singer-songwriter Denise Waverly in “Grace of My Center”.

Known for movies

Quick Facts

Full NameIlleana Douglas
Net Worth$5 Million
Date Of BirthJuly 25, 1965
Height1.74 m
ProfessionScreenwriter, Film Score Composer, Television producer, Film producer, Film director, Actor
EducationAmerican Academy of Dramatic Arts, Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre
SpouseJonathan Axelrod
ParentsMelvyn Gregory Hesselberg, Joan Hesselberg
SiblingsErik Hesselberg, Stefan Hesselberg
AwardsSatellite Award for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy
NominationsPrimetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series, National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress
MoviesCape Fear, Grace of My Heart, Ghost World, Goodfellas, To Die For, Picture Perfect, Stir of Echoes, Message in a Bottle, Happy, Texas, She's Funny That Way, New York Stories, The Last Temptation of Christ, Return to Sender, Alive, The Adventures of Pluto Nash, The New Guy, Factory Girl, The Next Best Thing, The Year of Getting to Know Us, Life Is Hot in Cracktown, Weapons of Mass Distraction, Max Rose, Point of Origin, Road Hard, Search and Destroy, Guilty by Suspicion, Mega Shark vs. Kolossus, Quiz Show, Missing Brendan, Household Saints, Rough Riders, Chez Upshaw, The Californians, Hello Again, A Country Christmas, Not Like Everyone Else, Wedding Bell Blues, Dummy, April Showers, Bondage, Hacks, Knots, Flypaper, Lansky, Osso Bucco, Stories of Lost Souls, The Boxcar Children, Otis, Bella Mafia, Can't Stop Dancing, Spärhusen Plays The Egyptian
TV Shows1 Single, Action, Easy to Assemble, Women of a Certain Age

Interesting Facts

1 Illeana won Best Actress "The Green" at the 2011 Williamsburg Independent Film Festival.
2 She can be seen playing the role of Aerosmith's band manager in the hologram video used on the "Rock n Roller Coaster" ride in the Hollywood Studios theme park at Disney World in Orlando. She and band leader Steve Tyler both grew up in Massachusetts.
3 First cousin of actress Ele Keats.
4 Ms. Douglas trained for two years (1981 to 1983) at The American Academy of Dramatic Arts in NYC before attending Neighborhood Playhouse.
5 Former daughter-in-law of George Axelrod and Joan Axelrod. Former sister-in-law of actress Nina Axelrod.
6 Granddaughter of Melvyn Douglas.


1 Illeanarama


1 We were big Saturday Night Live and Eddie Murphy fans.
2 I loved the idea of the Nerd as Hero, which Ghost World also had.
3 I'm a huge poster collector.
4 I met Patricia Neal, John Houseman. But I loved my grandfather because he was this kind, talented man.
5 I love sketch comedy. My real goal is to do something with Albert Brooks. That would be my fantasy. I stay up night and day thinking up stuff he might find funny.
6 I had an obsession that I was male characters from movies.
7 I love anything to do with ventriloquism and magic.
8 I wore a lot of vintage clothing. I dressed like a reporter, with a little card in my hat. I had these fantasies of who I wanted to be, so I'd dress like an explorer, a cowboy. I dressed up like Elton John a lot too. That was another period.
9 I'm a big fan of Albert Brooks, Nichols and May. I'd like to follow in their footsteps and do comedy films.


All Illeana Douglas pictures

Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2011 FilmOut Festival Award FilmOut San Diego, US Best Supporting Actress The Green (2011)
2010 Streamy Award The Streamy Awards Best Ensemble Cast in a Web Series Easy to Assemble (2008) Justine Bateman

Eric Lange

Michael Irpino

Cheri Oteri

Daryl Sabara

Michael Panes

Robert Mailhouse

Sean Durrie

Tom Arnold

Ed Begley Jr.

Tim Meadows

Ricki Lake

Greg Proops

Kevin Pollak
2002 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Guest Actress in a Drama Series Six Feet Under (2001)
2000 Golden Satellite Award Satellite Awards Best Performance by an Actress in a Series, Comedy or Musical Action (1999)

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2010 Streamy Award The Streamy Awards Best Female Actor in a Comedy Web Series Easy to Assemble (2008)
2010 Streamy Award The Streamy Awards Best Original Music in a Web Series Triumph of Spärhusen (2009) Robert Mailhouse

Todd Spahr
2002 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series Six Feet Under (2001)
2002 Stinker Award The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards Worst Fake Accent: Female The New Guy (2002)
2000 Blockbuster Entertainment Award Blockbuster Entertainment Awards Favorite Supporting Actress - Drama/Romance Message in a Bottle (1999)
2000 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Actress in a New Comedy Series Action (1999)
1996 Saturn Award Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA Best Supporting Actress To Die For (1995)
1996 Chlotrudis Award Chlotrudis Awards Best Supporting Actress To Die For (1995)
1995 CableACE CableACE Awards Short-Form Programming Special The Perfect Woman (1993) Mark Knowles (executive producer)

3rd Place Awards

3rd place awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1996 NSFC Award National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA Best Supporting Actress To Die For (1995)



Unleashed 2016 Monty
The Late Bloomer 2016 Linda
Anamnesis 2016/II Short Doctor
Modern Family 2016 TV Series Janet
The Skinny 2016 TV Mini-Series Jacqueline
Chasing Life 2015 TV Series Mariann Russo
Welcome to Sweden 2014-2015 TV Series Nancy
Return to Sender 2015 Video Judy
Mega Shark vs. Kolossus 2015 Dr. Alison Gray
Pearly Gates 2015 Karen
Road Hard 2015 Kim Madsen
Semi-Charmed Life 2015 TV Movie
The Darwin Initiative 2014 Short Lindsey Teller
All Stars 2014 Billie Burke
She's Funny That Way 2014 Judy
Outlook Not So Good 2014 Short Mom
Sister 2014 Aunt Connie
The Boxcar Children 2014 Mary (voice)
It's Dark Here 2013 Linda Tennies
Grey's Anatomy 2013 TV Series Dr. Alma
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation 2013 TV Series Ruby Banks
A Country Christmas 2013 Susan Satcher
Drop Dead Diva 2013 TV Series Dr. Reza
Dark Around the Stars 2013 Dayton
Maron 2013 TV Series Illeana Douglas
Max Rose 2013 Jenny Flowers
Chez Upshaw 2013 Rita Upshaw
Monarch 2013 Short Lindsey Teller
Easy to Assemble 2009-2011 TV Series Illeana Illeana Douglas Bierget Kattson
4 Wedding Planners 2011 Miriam
Entourage 2010-2011 TV Series Marcie
Chaos 2011 TV Series Linda Phillips
The Green 2011 Trish
The Cape 2011 TV Series Netta Stilton
The Temp Life 2010-2011 TV Series Eve Randall
Spärhusen Plays The Egyptian 2010 Short Beirget Kattson
Suite 7 2010 TV Series Livvy
Triumph of Spärhusen 2009 Short Beirget Kattsson
Life Is Hot in Cracktown 2009 Mommy
April Showers 2009 Sally
Law & Order: Criminal Intent 2008 TV Series Beverly Tyson
Osso Bucco 2008 Megan
Otis 2008 Kate Lawson
The Year of Getting to Know Us 2008 Christine Jacobson
Ugly Betty 2007 TV Series Sheila
Walk the Talk 2007 Jill (as Illeana Douglass)
Order Up 2007 Short Waitress
The List 2007/II Donna
Shark 2006-2007 TV Series Gloria Dent
Expired 2007 Wilma
Women of a Certain Age 2006 TV Movie Sharon
Factory Girl 2006 Diana Vreeland
Not Like Everyone Else 2006 TV Movie Toni Blackbear
Crumbs 2006 TV Series Shelley
The Bondage 2006 Elaine Edwards
The Californians 2005 Olive Ransom
Six Feet Under 2001-2005 TV Series Angela
Alchemy 2005/I KJ
Surviving Eden 2004 Cameo
The Coven 2004 TV Movie
Missing Brendan 2003 Julie Conroy
The Kiss 2003 Video Joyce Rothman
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 2002-2003 TV Series Gina Bernardo
The Adventures of Pluto Nash 2002 Dr. Mona Zimmer
Point of Origin 2002 TV Movie Kate
The New Guy 2002 Kiki Pierce
Dummy 2002 Heidi
Strange Frequency 2001 TV Series Dr. Helen Mead
Ghost World 2001 Roberta Allsworth
The Drew Carey Show 2001 TV Series Rachel Murray
Frasier 2001 TV Series Kenny's Wife
Action 1999-2000 TV Series Wendy Ward
The Next Best Thing 2000 Elizabeth Ryder
Rockin' Roller Coaster 1999 Short Band Manager
Stir of Echoes 1999 Lisa Weil
Flypaper 1999 Laura
Lansky 1999 TV Movie Anna Lansky
Brother's Keeper 1999 TV Series Ginny
Message in a Bottle 1999 Lina Paul
Can't Stop Dancing 1999 Anita Dick
Happy, Texas 1999 Doreen Schaefer
The Thin Pink Line 1998 Julia Bullock
The Larry Sanders Show 1998 TV Series Illeana Douglas
Seinfeld 1998 TV Series Loretta
Bella Mafia 1997 TV Movie Teresa Scorpio Luciano
Hacks 1997/I Georgia Feckler
Weapons of Mass Distraction 1997 TV Movie Rita Pascoe
Picture Perfect 1997 Darcy
Chasing Amy 1997 Alyssa's Roommate (uncredited)
Rough Riders 1997 TV Series Edith Roosevelt
Wedding Bell Blues 1996 Jasmine
Grace of My Heart 1996 Denise Waverly / Edna Buxton
Boy Crazy, Girl Crazier 1996 Short Celena
Judgement 1995 Short Laurel
The Single Guy 1995 TV Series Martha
Homicide: Life on the Street 1995 TV Series Gina Doolen
To Die For 1995 Janice Maretto
Search and Destroy 1995 Marie Davenport
Quiz Show 1994 Woman at Book Party
The Perfect Woman 1993 Short
Grief 1993 Leslie
Household Saints 1993 Evelyn Santangelo
Alive 1993 Lilliana Methol
Cape Fear 1991 Lori Davis
Jungle Fever 1991 Angie's Neighbor (scenes deleted)
Guilty by Suspicion 1991 Nan, Zanuck's Secretary
Goodfellas 1990 Rosie
New York Stories 1989 Paulette's Friend (segment "Life Lessons")
The Last Temptation of Christ 1988 Crowd Member (voice)
Hello Again 1987 Mother in Park


The Skinny 2016 TV Mini-Series executive producer - 6 episodes
Chez Upshaw 2013 executive producer
Monarch 2013 Short associate producer / consulting producer
Easy to Assemble 2008-2012 TV Series producer - 57 episodes
Kingdom Come 2011 Documentary co-producer
Spärhusen Plays The Egyptian 2010 Short producer
Suite 7 2010 TV Series producer - 1 episode
The Webventures of Justin & Alden 2010 TV Series producer - 5 episodes
Triumph of Spärhusen 2009 Short producer
Celebrity Garage Sale 2008 TV Series executive producer
Illeanarama 2005 TV Series executive producer
Supermarket 2004 Short producer
Devil Talk 2003 Short producer
Life Without Dick 2002 Video executive producer
The Perfect Woman 1993 Short executive producer


Easy to Assemble TV Series 4 episodes, 2011 - 2012 created and written by - 17 episodes, 2008 - 2012 creator - 14 episodes, 2009 - 2012 writer - 10 episodes, 2009 - 2012 created & written by - 4 episodes, 2009 - 2010 written by - 1 episode, 2011
Spärhusen Plays The Egyptian 2010 Short
Suite 7 2010 TV Series written by - 1 episode
Triumph of Spärhusen 2009 Short
Illeanarama 2005 TV Series
Stories of Lost Souls 2005 segment "Supermarket"
Supermarket 2004 Short
Devil Talk 2003 Short
Boy Crazy, Girl Crazier 1996 Short
The Perfect Woman 1993 Short writer


Stories of Lost Souls 2005 segment "Supermarket"
Supermarket 2004 Short
Devil Talk 2003 Short
Boy Crazy, Girl Crazier 1996 Short
Everybody Just Stay Calm 1994 Documentary
The Perfect Woman 1993 Short


Spärhusen Plays The Egyptian 2010 Short
Triumph of Spärhusen 2009 Short music written and performed by


The Californians 2005 performer: "Ivory Towers" - uncredited
Dummy 2002 performer: "My Own Morning" 1967


Furever 2013 Documentary very special thanks
A Night at the Movies: The Suspenseful World of Thrillers 2009 TV Movie documentary special thanks
Adam & Steve 2005 thanks


Between the Lines 2016 TV Series Herself
The Jimmy Star Show with Ron Russell 2015 TV Series Herself - Guest
The Playboy Morning Show 2015 TV Series Herself
Sidewalks Entertainment 2015 TV Series Herself - Guest
Entertainment Tonight 2015 TV Series Herself
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Steve Martin 2015 TV Special Herself (uncredited)
The Haunting Of 2015 TV Series Herself
Take My Bitcoins 2014 TV Series Herself - Guest Co-Host
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation - Season 14: Guest Who's Coming to Visit? 2014 Video documentary short Herself
One Question Interviews 2013 TV Series Herself - Guest
Furever 2013 Documentary Narrator (voice)
SAG Foundation Conversations 2012 TV Series Herself
Chug, Plug & Review 2012 TV Series Herself
Tweet Out 2012 TV Series Herself
A Night at the Movies: Hollywood Goes to Washington 2012 TV Movie documentary Herself - Interviewee
The 2012 Film Independent Spirit Awards 2012 TV Special Herself - Presenter
Hollywood Uncensored with Sam Rubin 2012 TV Series Herself
Easy to Assemble 2008-2012 TV Series Herself
Kingdom Come 2011 Documentary Herself
The Webventures of Justin & Alden 2010 TV Series Herself (2010)
Kevin Pollak's Chat Show 2009-2010 TV Series Herself - Guest
25th Film Independent Spirit Awards 2010 TV Special Herself
On Profiles in Courage 2009 Documentary Herself
Celebrity Ghost Stories 2009 TV Series documentary Herself
A Night at the Movies: The Suspenseful World of Thrillers 2009 TV Movie documentary Herself - Interviewee
The 2009 Independent Spirit Awards 2009 TV Special Herself
Head Case 2009 TV Series Herself
The 1st Annual Streamy Awards 2009 TV Special Herself - Presenter
Memories from 'Being There' 2009 Video short Herself
Celebrity Garage Sale 2008 TV Series Herself / Host
Jiminy Glick: Independent Spirit Awards 2008 Short Herself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson 2005-2008 TV Series Herself - Guest
Speechless 2008 TV Movie documentary Herself
Greatest Ever Disaster Movies 2007 TV Movie Herself
Film Independent's 2007 Spirit Awards 2007 TV Special Herself
Fired! 2007 Documentary Herself
Pittsburgh 2006 Herself / 'The Music Man' Cast
The Fabulous Life Presents: Really Rich Real Estate 2006 TV Series Herself
The Instant Talk Show 2006 TV Series Herself
Gotta Get Off This Merry Go Round: Sex, Dolls and Showtunes 2006 Video documentary Herself
#1 Single 2006 TV Series Herself
Illeanarama 2005 TV Series Herself
Flops 101: Lessons from the Biz 2004 TV Movie documentary Narrator
Supermarket 2004 Short Herself
The 2003 IFP Independent Spirit Awards 2003 TV Movie documentary Herself
Dinner for Five 2002-2003 TV Series Herself - Special Guest
Brilliant But Cancelled 2002 TV Movie documentary Herself
Making of 'Ghost World' 2002 Video documentary short Herself
The Perfect Pitch 2002 TV Movie documentary Herself
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn 2001 TV Series Herself - Guest
The 2001 IFP/West Independent Spirit Awards 2001 TV Special Herself - Presenter (uncredited)
It's Only Rock 'n' Roll 2000 TV Movie documentary Host
MADtv 1999 TV Series Herself
The Martin Short Show 1999 TV Series Herself - Guest
Late Night with Conan O'Brien 1996-1999 TV Series Herself - Guest
Women's Day: The Making of a Bill 1998 Documentary short
Pitch 1997 Documentary Herself
Late Show with David Letterman 1996 TV Series Herself - Guest
Late Night with David Letterman 1991 TV Series Herself

Archive Footage

Premio Donostia a Matt Dillon 2006 TV Special Janice Maretto (uncredited)
Six Feet Under 2005 TV Series Angela
Stories of Lost Souls 2005 Herself (segment "Supermarket")

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