About Maria Shriver
Maria Shriver is a well known name in the entertainment and cultural life of the United States. It has been stated that the current amount of Maria Shriver net worth reaches 100 million dollars. She has accumulated such a huge net worth through her careers as an author, writer and journalist. Maria Shriver is known as a writer of six books, which all became best sellers. Thus, writing constitutes an important part of accumulating Maria Shriver net worth. Maria Shriver was also one of the co-anchors of Summer Olympics which happened in 1988. She is also known as an executive producer of a show called “The Alzheimer’s Project”. In addition, for her work on it, she was awarded with the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Award and also got two Emmy Awards.
In addition to her involvement into this industry, she is also known for her family relations. She is known as a former wife of Arnold Schwarzenegger, which at that time made her to be the First Lady of California. In addition to that, Maria Shriver is also a member of a famous Kennedy family: her mother is a sister of a former president of the United States, John F. Kennedy, which makes him to be her uncle. Currently, one of the most important sources of Maria Shriver net worth is her position as a correspondent of NBC News.
Maria Shriver was born in 1955, in Chicago, Illinois. Her father was known to be involved into politics, who was Sargent Shriver. Her mother is named Eunice Kennedy Shriver. From her mother’s side, she is a niece of the former president of the United States, John F. Kennedy, as it was mentioned already. After she graduated from high school, Maria Shriver studied in several educational institutions, such as Manhatanville college and Georgetown University.
In 2000, one of her books was published, which was titled “Ten Things I Wished I’d Known before I Went Out into the Real World”. In this book, she describes her passion for broadcasting which was born when she was involved with her father when volunteering with him in 1972 presidential races. In addition to her career as an writer, Maria Shriver also has made some film appearances, which added extra revenues to Maria Shriver net worth. In 1993, she made an appearance in a film called “Last Action Hero”, in which she portrayed a role of herself.