With her major breakthrough on The Big Bang Theory, Kaley Cuoco became an big favorite of comedy fans. But how much do we know about the cute actress? Don’t worry, we got you. Here is everything you would like to know about Kaley Cuoco including her net worth, dating life, family, career, TV shows and movies.
Kaley Cuoco – Family and Early Life
Kaley Christine Cuoco was born on November 30, 1985, in Camarillo, California. She is the daughter of Gary Carmine Cuoco and Layne Ann Wingate.
Kaley’s father is of Italian descent while her mother is of German and English ancestry.
As a child, Kaley was an amateur tennis player. She first played tennis when she was 3 years old and stopped playing when she turned 16.
Kaley Cuoco’s Career Summary
American actress Kaley Cuoco’s acting career started when she was five years old, when she appeared in TV commercials for Barbie and Oscar Mayer. However, her official entry to the Hollywood showbiz industry was in 1992, when she got a role in the thriller, Quicksand: No Escape.
Since then, she has played several supporting roles in both film and TV until she was cast for her first major role in the ABC sitcom, 8 Simple Rules, which aired from 2002 to 2005. In 2005, she starred on the final season of Charmed.
Possibly her most notable performance is on the CBS sitcom, The Big Bang Theory, where she played a major character, Penny. She received Satellite, Critics’ Choice, and People’s Choice Awards for her performance in the show.
Kaley Cuoco got her Hollywood Walk of Fame star in 2014. In 2017, she founded the film and TV production company, Yes, Normal Productions.
In October 2018, it was announced that Kaley will produce the upcoming DC Universe animation, Harley Quinn. She will also voice Harley Quinn in the web TV series.
To check out Kaley Cuoco’s complete filmography, see below.
Kaley Cuoco – Net Worth in 2019
In 2017, American actress Kaley Cuoco was named by Forbes magazine as the second highest-paid TV actress.
Kaley Cuoco’s Big Bang Theory salary went from $45,000 per episode (1st season) to $200,000 per episode (seasons 2 to 4). For seasons 5 to 7, she got $350,000 per episode and seasons 8 to 10 got her $850,000 per episode.
For the final two seasons, Kaley Cuoco’s salary per episode was a whopping $1 million.
As of 2019, Kaley Cuoco’s estimated net worth is $100 million.
Kaley Cuoco’s Dating Life, Relationships, and Husband
While filming The Big Bang Theory, Kaley Cuoco dated her co-star in the show, Johnny Galecki while their characters were also dating. Their relationship ended in 2009.
In 2011, Kaley got engaged with addiction specialist, Josh Resnik, but they parted ways in March 2012.
In September 2013, Kaley Cuoco got engaged with professional tennis player Ryan Sweeting. They got married on December 31, 2013.
In September 2015, Cuoco and Sweeting decided to get a divorce, which was finalized on May 9, 2016.
In late 2016, Cuoco started dating Karl Cook well know in the equestrian circles. They got engaged in November 2017 and got married on June 30, 2018.
Kayley has reported that her husband Karl Cook and her live apart and this independent lifestyle works well for them. However they are building their dream home and intend to live together when finished.
Kaley Cuoco – Filmography
Quicksand: No Escape – 1992
Virtuosity – 1995
Picture Perfect – 1997
Toothless – 1997
Mr. Murder – 1998
Alley Cats Strike – 2000
Growing Up Brady – 2000
Can’t Be Heaven – 2000
Debating Robert Lee – 2004
Crimes of Fashion – 2004
The Hollow – 2004
Lucky 13 – 2005
Separated at Worth – 2006
Wasted – 2006
Bratz: Passion 4 Fashion – Diamondz – 2006
To Be Fat like Me – 2007
Cougar Club – 2007
Killer Movie – 2008
The Penthouse – 2010
Hop – 2011
The Last Ride – 2011
Authors Anonymous – 2014
The Wedding Ringer – 2015
Burning Bodhi – 2015
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip – 2015
Why Him? – 2016
Handsome: A Netflix Mystery Movie – 2017
My So-Called Life – 1994
Northern Exposure – 1994
Ellen – 1996
Don’t Forget Your Toothbrush – 2000
Homewood PI – 2000
Ladies Man – 2000–2001
7th Heaven – 2001
First Monday – 2002
The Ellen Show – 2002
The Nightmare Room – 2002
8 Simple Rules – 2002–2005
The Help – 2004
Complete Savages – 2004
Punk’d – 2004
10.5 – 2004
Brandy & Mr. Whiskers – 2004–2006
Bratz – 2005–2006
Loonatics Unleashed – 2005–2007
Charmed – 2005–2006
Secrets of a Small Town – 2006
Prison Break – 2007
The Big Bang Theory – 2007–2019
Drew Peterson: Untouchable – 2012
Comedy Bang! Bang! – 2016
Lip Sync Battle – 2016
Harley Quinn – 2019
The Flight Attendant – TBA (as creator and producer)
Kaley Cuoco – Body Measurements and Other Info
Height – 5 feet 6 inches
Weight – Approximately 57 Kg or 126 lbs
Body measurements – 35-24-36
Age – 34 years
Ethnicity – Caucasian
Nationality – American
Religion – Christianity
Shoe size – 9 US (39-40 EU)
Dress size – 6 US (38 EU)
Hair color – Blonde
Eye color – Green
F.A.Q. About Kaley Cuoco
American actress Kaley Cuoco and Canadian actor William Shatner are not related in real life. The two were simply actors in the Priceline Negotiator ads.
What was Kaley Cuoco’s first acting job?
Kaley Cuoco started acting for commercials when she was five years old. However, her first feature film appearance was in the 1992 action film, Quicksand: No Escape.
How old was Kaley Cuoco in 8 Simple Rules?
The ABC sitcom 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter, which was later called simply as 8 Simple Rules, first aired in 2002. American actress Kaley Cuoco was 17 years old when she performed in the TV show.