American actress, Merritt Wever is an award-winning actress famous for portraying the role of Zoey Barkow in the comedy-drama series named Nurse Jackie. She is also popular for working in some of the hit films likes Signs, Michael Clayton, Righteous Kill and many more. She is also recognized for working in television series like The Walking Dead, Law & Order, The Wire, NCIS, Godless and many more. Wever won the Primetime Emmy Award two time in the year 2013 and 2018.
Personal Life of Merritt Wever; Know about her Boyfriend, Husband, Children
Merritt Wever is currently in a relationship with a writer and director Noah Buschel. The duo is private about their relationships and avoids media attention as much as possible. Besides, they are celebrating their one decade of togetherness.
Merritt is focused on her career and is out of any rumors and controversies regarding her personal and professional life. The relationship between the pair seems fluid as there is no sign of breakup between them. Moreover, she does not use any of the media platforms.
What is the Net Worth of Merritt Wever? Know about her Salary, Earnings
Merritt Wever's net worth lies somewhere between $3 million- $5 million. She garnered that fortune by working in many hit television series and film projects. In addition, the average salary of a television actress is $9-$100 per hour whereas the average salary of a film actress is $17.00 per hour and $81,000 per year.
Wever debuted in the film industry by working in the 1997 film named Alaska with the role named of April. Since then, she worked in various hit films like The Hairy Bird, The Adventures of Sebastian Cole, The Last Face and many more. Some of her blockbuster films are,
- Budget- $72 million
- Box office collection- $408.2 million
- Stars- Abigail Breslin, Mel Gibson, and Joaquin Phoenix.
- IMDB rating- 6.7 stars
2. Michael Clayton(2007)
- Budget- $25 million
- Box office collection- $92.9 million
- Stars- George Clooney, Tilda Swinton, and Sydney Pollack.
- IMDB rating- 7.3 stars
3. Righteous Kill(2008)
- Budget- $60 million
- Box office collection- $78.4 million
- Stars- Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, and Carla Gugino.
- IMDB rating- 6 stars
- Budget- $18 million
- Box office collection- $103.2 million
- Stars- Zach Galifianakis, Emma Stone, and Naomi Watts.
- IMDB rating- 7.7 stars
Wever also worked in many television and Netflix series throughout his career. She started her acting career in the television industry by working in the 1995 television movie named Blue River. After that, she worked in numerous television series like Law & Order, The Wire, NCIS, Conviction, The Walking Dead and many more.
Quick facts of Merritt Wever
- Merritt Wever was born on 11 August 1980 in Manhattan, New York City, the United States as Merritt Carmen Wever.
- She holds American nationality.
- She was conceived via a sperm donor and was raised by her mother Georgia Wever.
- She studied and graduated from the Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School and Sarah Lawrence College.
- She trained to sharpen her acting skills in New York.
- Considering her work she won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series in 2013 and again in 2018 for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or movie.
- The famous magazine Entertainment Weekly titled its review of Godless"Merritt Wever rides tall in Netflix's Godless" and even wrote stating that"no one is more electric than the always extraordinary Merrit Wever."
- She stands at a height of 5 feet and 8 inches with a pair of hazel eyes and blond hair.
Merritt Wever Affairs
Affair with Noah Buschel
Merritt Wever is currently in a relationship with a writer and director Noah Buschel. The duo is private about their relationships and avoids media attention as much as possible.