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Rae Dawn Chong Net Worth

Rae Dawn Chong Net Worth is
$4 Million

Rae Dawn Chong Biography

She also made an appearance in many television displays including er, Melrose Place, That and Highl’s Therefore Raven. Rae Dawn Chong was created February 28, 1961, in Edmonton, Canada. She actually is the girl of comedian Tommy Chong and Maxine Sneed. Rae Dawn’s ethnicity is normally a mix of Scottish, Chinese, Cherokee, French and African. Rae Dawn began performing in 1978 when she made an appearance in the film Stony Island. Thomas Howell. Her perhaps most obviously films will be the Color Soul Guy, o, Purple and Comm. She finished up marrying and having a kid with her Soul Guy co-star C. She’s since appeared in a large number of films and tv shows.Rae Dawn Chong net worthy of: Rae Dawn Chong is a Canadian celebrity who includes a net worthy of of $4 million. In July 2013, Rae Dawn Chong stirred controversy when within an interview she utilized a derogatory term to spell it out her Color Purple co-star Oprah Winfrey .


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Quick Facts

Full NameRae Dawn Chong
Net Worth$4 Million
Date Of BirthFebruary 28, 1961
Height1.72 m, 1.72 m
ProfessionActor, Actor
SpouseNathan Ulrich, C. Thomas Howell, Owen Baylis, Nathan Ulrich, C. Thomas Howell, Owen Baylis
ChildrenMorgan Baylis, Morgan Baylis
ParentsTommy Chong, Maxine Sneed, Tommy Chong, Maxine Sneed
SiblingsRobbi Chong, Marcus Chong, Precious Chong, Paris Chong, Gilbran Chong, Robbi Chong, Precious Chong, Marcus Chong, Paris Chong, Gilbran Chong
AwardsGenie Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role, Genie Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
MoviesCommando, Quest for Fire, The Color Purple, Beat Street, Tales from the Darkside: The Movie, American Flyers, Soul Man, Jeff, Who Lives at Home, Fear City, Choose Me, The Squeeze, Cheech & Chong's The Corsican Brothers, The Borrower, Far Out Man, The Principal, Crying Freeman, When the Party's Over, Time Runner, Badge of the Assassin, The Blood of Pegasus, Chaindance, Mask of Death, City Limits, Deadly Skies, Goodbye America, Max Havoc: Ring of Fire, Hideaway, Running Out of Luck, Cursed: Part III, Stony Island, The Break, Rude Awakening, The Visit, Power of Attorney, Boulevard, Highball, Cyrus: Mind of a Serial Killer, Denial, Constellation, Shiver, Protector, Amazon, When We Were Pirates, Commando, Quest for Fire, The Color Purple, Beat Street, Tales from the Darkside: The Movie, American Flyers, Soul Man, Jeff, Who Lives at Home, Fear City, Choose Me, The Squeeze, The Principal, Cheech & Chong's The Corsican Brothers, The Borrower, Crying Freeman, Far Out Man, When the Party's Over, Time Runner, The Blood of Pegasus, Badge of the Assassin, City Limits, Mask of Death, Deadly Skies, Chaindance, Goodbye America, Max Havoc: Ring of Fire, Hideaway, Running Out of Luck, Cursed: Part III, Stony Island, The Break, Amazon, The Visit, Rude Awakening, Power of Attorney, Boulevard, Highball, Denial, Cyrus: Mind of a Serial Killer, Shiver, Constellation, Protector, When We Were Pirates
TV ShowsMysterious Ways, Wild Card, Charity Jam, Mysterious Ways, Wild Card, Charity Jam


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1 Is married, the mother of two sons, and divides her time between Vancouver, B.C. (where she lives) and Los Angeles, California (where she works). [November 2003]
2 Mentioned in the Alice In Chains song "Love Song".
3 An active volunteer for many charities, strongly supporting Habitat for Humanity and Byron Katie's work with inmates in prisons.
4 Discovered Chris Pratt (who starred on the WB's Everwood (2002)) while he was a waiter at a restaurant in Hawaii where she was eating dinner one evening.
5 Has a son, Morgan.
6 Rae's paternal grandfather, Stanley Chong, was Chinese, and Rae's paternal grandmother, Lorna Jean Gilchrist, was of Scots-Irish descent. Rae's maternal grandparents, Napoleon Sneed and Willa Carothers, were both the children of African-American immigrants to Canada (their families were from the American South).
7 Subject of Stephen Lynch's song, RDC (Opie's Lament).
8 U.S. citizen.
9 Siblings (half/full): Robbi Chong, Marcus Chong, Paris Chong, Gilbran Chong.
10 Was going to play Willis's girlfriend on Diff'rent Strokes (1978), but producers thought that she wasn't ethnic looking enough and cast Janet Jackson instead.
11 Sister of Robbi Chong.
12 Daughter of Tommy Chong and Maxine Sneed.


Quotes

#Quote
1 Whoopi Goldberg is a blazing trail for black women - for just black anything to be successful. Still, I often ask myself if I have to be a 30-year-old ex-junkie who lived in Berkeley and did stand-up comedy in Germany, before I can get some respect.
2 I have a good mind but I don't like to bore anyone with it.
3 Unattractive people are more obsessed with looks.


Pictures

All Rae Dawn Chong pictures

Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1983 Genie Genie Awards Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role La guerre du feu (1981)


Filmography

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Street Signs: Homeless But Not Hopeless filming Narrator (voice)
Better Things 2016 TV Series Patty Donner
Drizzle of Hope 2015 Short Ms. Johnson
Knock 'em Dead 2014 Jenny Logan
Mud Lotus 2013 Short Kim
Pegasus Vs. Chimera 2012 TV Movie Mayda
Shiver 2012 Detective Burdine
Jeff, Who Lives at Home 2011 Carol
Etta, Kit, and Grace 2010 Video short Etta
Cyrus 2010/II Vivian
That's So Raven 2007 TV Series Lynn Thomas
Deadly Skies 2006 TV Movie Madison Taylor
Max Havoc: Ring of Fire 2006 Sister Caroline
Constellation 2005 Jenita Boxer
Wild Card 2003-2004 TV Series Sophie Mason
Judging Amy 2002 TV Series Atty. Westland
Mysterious Ways 2000-2002 TV Series Dr. Peggy Fowler
The Visit 2000/I Felicia
Dangerous Attraction 2000 Ann Rich
Things I Forgot to Remember 1999 Mary
Protector 1998 Video Sally
Goodbye America 1997 Special Agent Danzig
Poltergeist: The Legacy 1997 TV Series Tanya Moreau
Alibi 1997 TV Movie D.A. Linda Garcia
Starlight 1996 Arianna
For Hope 1996 TV Movie Woman at Bar (uncredited)
Small Time 1996/I The Woman
Mask of Death 1996 Cassandra Turner
Highlander 1996 TV Series Claudia Jardine
Crazy Love 1995 TV Series Dr. Call
Crying Freeman 1995 Detective Forge
The Break 1995 Jennifer Hudson
Power of Attorney 1995 Video Joan Armstrong
The Outer Limits 1995 TV Series Karen Heatherton
Hideaway 1995 Rose Orwetto
Amberwaves 1994 Misty
Boca 1994 J.J.
Boulevard 1994 Ola
Lonesome Dove: The Series 1994 TV Series May Lawson
Father & Son: Dangerous Relations 1993 TV Movie Yvonne
Melrose Place 1992-1993 TV Series Carrie Fellows
Time Runner 1993 Karen Donaldson
When the Party's Over 1993 M.J.
Nitecap 1992 TV Series Host
Chaindance 1991 Ilene Curtis
The Borrower 1991 Diana Pierce
The Hitchhiker 1991 TV Series Leesa White
Prison Stories: Women on the Inside 1991 TV Movie Rhonda
Amazon 1990 Paola
Curiosity Kills 1990 TV Movie Jane
Tales from the Darkside: The Movie 1990 Carola (segment "Lover's Vow")
Denial 1990 Julie
Running Out of Luck 1987 Slave Girl
The Principal 1987 Hilary Orozco
The Squeeze 1987 Rachel Dobs
Soul Man 1986 Sarah Walker
Tall Tales & Legends 1986 TV Series Circe Lafemme
The Color Purple 1985 Squeak
Badge of the Assassin 1985 TV Movie Christine Horn
Commando 1985 Cindy
American Flyers 1985 Sarah
St. Elsewhere 1983-1985 TV Series Billie Vaughn / Clerk Billie Vaughn / Hooker
City Limits 1984 Yogi
Choose Me 1984 Pearl Antoine
Cheech & Chong's The Corsican Brothers 1984 The Gypsy
Fear City 1984 Leila
Beat Street 1984 Tracy Carlson
Quest for Fire 1981 Ika
Lou Grant 1980 TV Series Adrienne
Top of the Hill 1980 TV Movie Rita
Stony Island 1978 Janetta
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color 1974 TV Series Greta
The Whiz Kid and the Mystery at Riverton 1974 TV Movie Greta

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Soul Man 1986 "Black Girls" / performer: "Black Girls"
Stony Island 1978 lyrics: "Chi-Town" / music: "Chi-Town"

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cursed Part 3 2000 Short

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cursed Part 3 2000 Short

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cursed Part 3 2000 Short executive producer

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cultivating a Classic: The Making of 'The Color Purple' 2003 Video documentary short special thanks
A Collaboration of Spirits: Casting and Acting 'The Color Purple' 2003 Video documentary short special thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Behind the Scenes with Rae Dawn Chong 2015 Video short Herself
Top 40 Ultimate Action Movies 2014 TV Movie documentary Herself / Cindy
Celebrity Ghost Stories 2013 TV Series documentary Herself
Fashion News Live 2013 TV Series Herself
The Making of Stony Island, Music Makes Us One 2012 Video documentary short Herself
Die Trying 2010 Documentary Herself
The Oprah Winfrey Show 2010 TV Series Herself
Commando: Let Off Some Steam 2007 Video documentary Herself
Commando: Pure Action 2007 Video documentary Herself
Greasy Rider 2006 Documentary Herself
Charity Jam 2005 TV Series documentary Host
Open Access 2004 TV Series Herself
A Collaboration of Spirits: Casting and Acting 'The Color Purple' 2003 Video documentary short Herself
Alberta Film and Television Awards 2003 TV Special Herself - Host
The 3rd Annual Leo Awards 2001 TV Special Herself - Presenter
I Love 1980's 2001 TV Series documentary Cindy
Highball 1997 Herself
The Arsenio Hall Show 1990-1991 TV Series Herself
Far Out Man 1990 Herself
Walking After Midnight 1988 Documentary Herself
The Subject Is AIDS 1986 Video short documentary Herself - Narration
Late Night with David Letterman 1986 TV Series Herself
The Making of 'The Corsican Brothers' 1984 TV Movie documentary Herself
The Quest for Fire Adventure 1982 TV Short documentary Herself (uncredited)
À propos de 'La guerre du feu' 1981 TV Short documentary Herself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Chelsea Lately 2013 TV Series Herself
Poltergeist: The Legacy 1997 TV Series Tanya Moreau
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 1990 TV Series Carola
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