Lili Reinhart, an American actress, producer, and writer is known for her portrayal of Betty Cooper in the hit teen show ‘Riverdale.’ The show, based on popular Archie comics, gave her immense love, recognition, and a vast net-worth. Let’s learn more about her career and net-worth below.
Lili Reinhart: Early life and Education
The young actress, producer, and writer has a massive fan following. Other than being a great actress, she is also vocal about mental health and body shaming. Here is her background.
Lili was born in Ohio, Cleveland on 13th September, 1996. However, she was raised in Bay Village with her two sisters- Tess Reinhart & Chloe Reinhart. Her parents are Amy Reinhart and Daniel Dane. At the tender age of 10, she became passionate about dancing, singing, and acting and used to drive down with her mother to New York to give auditions.
She is of French and German descent, and her surname is of German descent.
Education and sports
For her initial education, she went to Bay High School but completed her graduation from Allied National High School. When she was in school, she was active in sports and played soccer and basketball.
Lili Reinhart Career: Early career, breakthrough, and upcoming projects
After moving to Los Angeles to pursue a career in acting at the age of 18, she used to give auditions every day to land a role. Finally, in 2010, she worked on a short film, ‘For Today’ and also in the pilot episode of the TV series ‘Scientastic.’ Till 2016, she appeared in multiple shows and movies landing guest roles or small roles, like:
- Law & Order: Special Victims Units
- The most girl part of you
- She played the title role in the movie ‘Lilith.’
- She was part of the Fox sitcom ‘Surviving Jack’ for six episodes.
- She also worked with Timothee Chalamet and others in ‘Miss Stevens.’
- Breakthrough role of Betty Cooper in ‘Riverdale’
In February 2016, she was cast as Betty Cooper in the Archies comic TV adaption ‘Riverdale.’ After auditioning twice for this role, she finally landed the role of young sleuth Betty, which garnered her immense love and appreciation. Along with the rest of the cast, this show was a massive blessing for Lili, whose character had multiple layers.
After landing this role, she went on to do some impeccable movies, like ‘Hustlers’ co-starring J’Lo. Also, she acted and was the executive producer of the Amazon Studio’s movie ‘Chemical Hearts.’
In March 2021, Lili signed on to play Natalie in an upcoming drama, ‘Plus/Minus.’ The movie focuses on her character and how she finds herself in two realities. Other than playing the lead role of Natalie, she is also the executive producer of the same.
Also, her production company ‘Small Victory Productions’ has signed a contract with Amazon Studios to come up with original original content with focus on modern and young adult content. Suffice to say she has hands full with her upcoming projects.
Lili Reinhart Net-worth and assets
The talented actress who was recently seen in ‘Chemical Hearts’ is earning millions from her TV show, brand promotions, as well as paid partnerships. She is one of the richest actresses in Hollywood and will soon become the highest-paid actress in Hollywood. Her main earnings come from her hit show ‘Riverdale.’ A report suggests that she gets over $40,000 for every episode of the series, which recently completed its 100th episode. Also, she became a producer with ‘Chemical Hearts’, which adds a lot to her annual salary. Along with this, she is a brand ambassador for “CoverGirl,” an American cosmetic brand. Furthermore, she is endorsing other labels like American Express and more.
All this makes her annual salary $1 million, leading to a massive net-worth of $6 million as of March 2020.
She has an apartment in Vancouver, Canada where she is filming ‘Riverdale.’ The young actress has bought a swanky Spanish-inspired house in San Fernando Valley, Los Angeles. The house costs around $2.7 million and spreads over 4170 square feet. The aesthetic house has over 5 massive bedrooms, a garden, and a massive swimming pool. Her dream of owning a house in Los Angeles is now true and it also contributes to her net-worth.
Lili Reinhart: Swimming lessons
On 29th September 2020, Lili Reinhart published her first book. It is a collection of poems that talks about different topics like love, death, anxiety, fame, and more. The poems are modern poetry, not too elaborate, but easy to grasp. The reviews for her books are impeccable, and she states that the poems come from a place of emotion and not from actual events. The book features poems that she has been writing over the years (she started writing when she was 16!). It’s safe to assume that earnings from her book also helped her reach a net worth of $6 million.
Dating history of Lili Reinhart: Cole Sprouse and coming out as Bisexual
The 25-year-old star was in a relationship with Cole Sprouse, her co-star from ‘Riverdale.’ They started dating in 2017 and broke up in 2020, though they remain friends and still work together on the show. In 2020, there were rumours of Lili dating TikTok star Mychaelade. However, there was no confirmation. As of 2022, she is single and enjoying her work life.
In June 2020, Lili, via an Instagram post, came out as bisexual. She stated that she always knew about being bisexual, but didn’t come out as she felt it was a trend in Hollywood and didn’t want people to think the same. She also stated that everyone close to her, like her friends, family, and cast members knew about her being Bisexual.
Spiritual beliefs and mental health advocate
Lili is a Christian and always says a prayer during bedtime. She also meditates and since 2020, is training to be a reiki healer. She is also vocal about her tryst with depression and anxiety. She urged people to take help for the same and emphasised that taking therapy is not wrong or something to be ashamed about.
Social media accounts of Lili Reinhart
Lili has a good following on both her Instagram and Twitter accounts. She is active on both platforms.
Instagram: She has 29 million followers on Instagram. She not only uses this platform to share images from shoots or shows but uses it as a voice to talk about urgent issues. In 2020, she offered her platform to any Black influencer or leader who wanted to talk about the injustice they face and ‘Black Lives Matters.’
Twitter: She has a following of 3.3 million on Twitter, and she uses it to tweet about work or issues the world needs addressing, amongst other things.
|Lili Pauline Reinhart
|25 years (March 2022)
|September 13, 1996
|Actress, Producer, writer
|Single (as of March 2022)
|Social media accounts
|$6 million (March 2022)
Trivia about Lili Reinhart
- Lili has said that after she completes ‘Riverdale’, she would not like to do TV. She wants to do different roles, and performing a TV show with 22 episodes per season doesn’t give her enough time to pursue the same.
- Her backup career option was to be a makeup artist if ever her showbiz career didn’t take off.
- Most of the time on ‘Riverdale’, Lili did her makeup as she struggled with breakouts.
- She is a fan of thrillers, horror, and drama movies/films. She doesn’t like to see lighter or comedic films.
- She loves to read books in-between shots on sets.
- Her audition tape for ‘Riverdale’ as Betty Cooper was rejected initially. But after seeing her perform in person, she was selected for Betty Cooper, and the rest is history.
Lili is an impeccable artist and has portrayed various characters perfectly. The young actress has a lot of potential as an actor, writer, and producer, which will earn her better roles and help increase her net worth even more.
Frequently asked questions about Lili Reinhart
Does Lili Reinhart have tattoos?
Yes, Lili has multiple tattoos, all with different meanings. On her left forearm, she has an arrow, depicting her relationship with stress and anxiety. On her right arm, she has a rose. Also, she has an Earth and Cross tattooed on her body.
Are Camilla Mended and Lili Reinhart friends?
Yes, Lili has confirmed that she and Camilla are best of friends. As she puts it, ‘They both went through the same ups and downs. And she doesn’t need to go out of her way to show how special Camilla is to her.’
Was Lili Reinhart in ‘Law and Order’?
Yes, Lili was a guest star on ‘Law and Order: Special Victims Unit.’