Sandra Bullock belongs to the elite group of highest-paid actresses Hollywood has to offer. She is very successful in her acting career since she started in the year 1987. She has been an award winning actress. In fact, she already has 1 award from Golden Globe out of 5 nominations, and 1 award for Academy out of 2 nominations. She is also considered to be one of those actresses who have gorgeous faces in the industry.
Net Worth: $210 million
Sources of Income: Sandra Bullock has been making a lot of money from acting in television shows and Hollywood films. Almost all of her films were big hits in the big screens. In fact, it is estimated that her yearly income reaches as much as $56 million. She also earned a whopping amount of money from her numerous product endorsements.
Full Name: Sandra Annette Bullock
Born: 26th July, 1964
Marital Status: It was way back in the year 2005 when she tied the knot with Jesse G. James. Even so, their marriage relationship didn’t work out, ending it with a divorce paper in the year 2010.
Height/Weight: She stands 5 feet and 6 inches, and weighs 50 kilograms.
Sandra Bullock was born and raised in the US state of Virginia, particularly in the Arlington County. She’s a daughter of a US Army employee father and an opera singer mother. Her father is named John W. Bullock, while her mother is none other than Helga Mathilde Meyer. Her parents are actually both voice coaches apart from their individual jobs. Her mother has a German descent, while her father originally came from Birmingham, Alabama with the ancestry of French, German, Irish, and English. Her father used to work in Europe as the in-charge of the Military Postal Service. He was assigned in Nuremberg, Germany and it was where he met Sandra’s mother. Sandra’s parents got married in Germany, and decided to build a home in Arlington, Virginia. Gesine Bullock-Prado is the name of her younger sister, who used to be the Vice President of Fortis Films, a production company owned by the Bullock family. She spent her high school days in Washington-Lee High School, and East Carolina University during her college days.
“Hangmen” was the 1987 thriller that opened the acting career of Sandra Bullock, in which she had a minor role. She also entered into the world of television in the year 1989 where she starred in “Bionic Showdown: The Six Million Dollar Man and the Bionic Woman”. She even had a lead role in “Working Girl”, which was a sitcom aired in NBC network. Her big break in the big screen where she had a lead role actually happened in the 1993 film “Demolition Man”. That was the beginning of her flourishing acting career in Hollywood. She was then offered with a number of movie offers such as “Practical Magic”, “While You Were Sleeping”, “A Time To Kill”, “Speed”, “Miss Congeniality”, “The Proposals”, “The Net”, “Crash”, “Two Weeks Notice”, and “Hope Floats”. In 2015, she was recognized by the People magazine as the “Most Beautiful Woman” in the world.