Kim Basinger Short Bio
Kimila Ann “Kim” Basinger is an American actress and former fashion model who was born Sagittarius sun sign in Athens, Georgia. She is the daughter of Ann Lee (née Cordell), was a model, actress, and swimmer and Donald Wade Basinger, was a big band musician and loan manager; as a U.S. Army soldier. At her three years old, she started shows her interest in ballet. She then joining America’s Junior Miss Scholarship Pageant, and was crowned Athens Junior Miss. For education, she was attended University of Georgia, but soon reconsidered and never finished her study.
Kim Basinger Body Measurements
|Date of birth||December 8, 1953|
|Age||51 years old|
|Height||173 cm (5 feet 8 inches)|
|Weights||122 pounds (57kg)|
Kim Basinger Career
As a young woman she received ballet lessons and won beauty contests in Georgia. In the early 1970s, she moved to New York and became a model. Besides working as a high-income end model she took private acting lessons and played on small stages in Greenwich Village Theater. In 1976 Basinger went to Hollywood and was initially in some television series like Charlie’s Angels on. The breakthrough as an actress she succeeded in 1983 as a Bond girl Domino Petachi in the James Bond film Never Say Never Again and on the side of Mickey Rourke in the film 9½ Weeks. In 1992 she turned down the lead role in Basic Instinct, which then Sharon Stone took over. In 1997, she came back with the film LA Confidential, for which she received an Oscar. Thus it was the first former Bond girl, which won an Oscar. She was one of the best paid Hollywood stars. For the film I Dreamed of Africa she received a salary of 5 million US dollars. In 2010 she played at the side of young Actor Zac Efron in the drama Miraculously.
Kim Basinger controversy
Kim Basinger has experienced financial problem and she then losing her much money about US$8.1 million when she pulled out of the controversial film Boxing Helena
Kim Basinger dating
She was married in first marriage with the makeup artists Ron Snyder from 1980 to 1989 they 1980 filming of the movie Jodie – had met somewhere in Texas (Hard Country), as well as in a second marriage with the US-American actor Alec Baldwin from 1993 married 2002. With him she had their daughter Ireland Baldwin (* 1995), who works in the US as a famous model.
Kim Basinger net worth
Kim Basinger might had lost much money in the past. But her career was established again and today her net worth is about $36 million.