These celebrities started young and some have managed to become multi-millionaires before their 18th birthdays. One cannot feel anything but be in awe of them because of their achievements at such a young age.
1. Daniel Radcliffe
Everybody knows who Harry Potter is and hence, everybody knows who Daniel Radcliffe is. He has been nominated for countless awards since the first movie and has won as many! He was a part of Equus, a stage show, for which he was nominated for the prestigious Drama Desk Award. Daniel Radcliffe is one of the wealthiest young men in Britain with a net worth of $60 million.
2. Emma Watson
After the massive success of the Harry Potter movies, Emma Watson who plays the role of Hermione Granger practically became a superstar overnight. Emma Watson’s 2009 earnings are recorded at $30 million (£19 million), having bagged $15 million each for her two most recent outings as Harry Potter’s Hermione. She is the face of Chanel and models for Burberry as well. Her performances in all six Harry Potter films earned her recognition and awards and have enabled her to amass a net worth of more than $50 million.
3. Miley Cyrus
Born Destiny Hope Cyrus, Miley has become a role model for little girls all over the world. Her Disney show “Hannah Montana” is hugely successful and as if that wasn’t enough, she also has a good number of movies lined up. At 17, this young starlet makes about 6000 dollars every day.
4. Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen
The Olsen twins started their career when they were 6 months old on Full House as the adorable Michelle Tanner. After the show ended, they started their own clothing line and released all kinds of merchandise. Needles to say, it all sold and they are worth 150 million dollars each even though they have not been a part of too many movies recently.
This 22 year old has released four extremely successful albums. She has also endorses well-known brands like Clinique, Reebok and Secret deodorant. What’s more, she is also a CoverGirl. Born in Barbados as Robyn Rihanna Fenty, Rihanna has a net-worth of $25 million dollars.
6. Dylan and Cole Sprouse
Dylan and Cole Sprouse are known for playing Zack and Cody in “The Suite Life”, a popular Disney show. These twin brothers have grown up on the screen from chubby blonde 11 year olds to definite heartthrobs! According to sources, these brothers have their own clothing line with which the Olsen twins have helped them out. They are worth $16 million dollars.
7. Dakota Fanning
Dakota Fanning gained instant popularity after her moving performance in “I Am Sam”. She has also been a part of movies like “Uptown Girls”, “The Secret Life of Bees” and “Hide N Seek”. If at 13, she had done over 19 movies and guest starred in sitcoms like “Friends”, it is no wonder that she is worth over 15 million dollars presently.
8. Hillary Duff
She started off young with the popular Disney show “Lizzie Mcguire” and started singing along-side as well. She has her own fashion line, has been a part of several movies and has a decent music career. Hilary Erhard Duff is an American actress and recording artist earning about $12 million annually in her two chosen professions.
9. Vanessa Ann Hudgens
From her tiny role in “Thirteen” as Noel, to Gabriella in “High School Musical”, Vanessa Hudgens has transformed into a superstar over the years. With her stunning looks, beautiful voice and her acting talent, it is no surprise that she is worth over 5 million dollars!
10. Mischa Barton
Mischa Barton played the character of “Marissa”- a rich troubled teenager, in the hit sitcom “The O.C.”. Sources reveal that she earned about 100,000 dollars per episode. Mischa Barton’s net worth is about $3 million.