Source of Wealth:Film and Television
Birth Place:Worcester, Massachusetts
Full Name:Alicia Roanne Witt
Date of Birth:August 21, 1975
Occupation:Actress and Singer
About Alicia Roanne Witt
Alicia Witt is an American actress and singer who has an estimated net worth of $50 million. She was born on August 21, 1975 in Worcester, Massachusetts, USA.
She first appeared on the television show That’s Incredible, on which she recited Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. Her performance led to her being discovered by David Lynch. She made her film debut when she was cast by Lynch for the role of Alia in Dune when she was eight. She also worked with Lynch on an episode of Twin Peaks as Donna, the younger sister of Lara Flynn Boyle.
When Witt earned her high school diploma at the age of 14, she subsequently moved to Hollywood with her mother to pursue an acting career. She then made an appearance on Wheel of Fortune and played small roles in Liebestraum, Bodies, Rest & Motion, and The Disappearance of Vonnie.
Her first lead role in a film came when she played a disturbed teenager in Fun which earned her the Special Jury Recognition Award at the Sundance Festival. She was also nominated for Best Actress at the Independent Spirit Awards. Since then, she appeared in films such as Mr. Holland’s Opus, Citizen Ruth, Passion’s Way, Bongwater, Urban Legend, Two Weeks Notice, The Upside of Anger, The Shape of Things, and Dark Kingdom: The Dragon King.
Witt also had starring, guest starring, and recurring roles on television shows like Ally McBeal, The Sopranos, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Friday Night Lights.