Laura Prepon is an American actress, director, and author who is popular for her role as Donna Pinciotti in Fox sitcom That ‘70s Show. She also portrayed the role of Alex Vause in the Netflix originals comedy-series ‘Orange Is the New Black’.
She is also known for her starring roles in popular American soaps like ‘October Road’, ‘How I Met Your Mother’, and ‘Are You There, Chelsea?’.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Laura Prepon’s net worth estimated at $12 million as of 2019.
Furthermore, she has also acted in several noteworthy movies including the romantic drama ‘Come Early Morning‘.
Laura Prepon was born on March 7, 1980, in Watchung, New Jersey, USA to Marjorie and Michael Prepon. Her mother was a high school teacher and her father was an orthopedic surgeon.
She has four older siblings, three sisters, Danielle, Jocelyne, Stephanie and one brother, Brad.
She is of Ukrainian Jewish and Russian Jewish descent. She joined Watchung Hills Regional High School. Later she went to study at the Total Theatre Lab in New York City.
Laura lost her father in 1993 during heart surgery.
In 1996, she received intensive acting training by her teacher Caroline Thomas at Total Theatre Lab.
She started her career in acting by joining the Total Theatre Lab when she was taught the acting. Along her acting classes, she also took ballet and jazz dance lessons. She was selected as the stage productions of ‘A Woman of Property’ and ‘Ascension Day’.
Laura’s body figure was perfect for modeling and many modeling agencies made an assignment with her and traveled to Paris, Milan, and Brazil for photoshoots.
The breakthrough in her life was in the year 1998, where she got selected for the Fox sitcom ‘That ‘70s Show’ after sending an audition tape.
She was landed for her performance as the attractive and smart tomboy Donna Pinciotti. The sitcom portrayed the life of a group of Wisconsin teenagers growing up in the 1970s.
She made her acting debut in the 2001 independent film called ‘Southlander’, a Steve Hanft’s musical comedy-drama.
She also played a starring role in ‘Karla’, the film based on the true event of a deranged couple who abused and murdered three girls.
Later, she appeared in several TV series like ‘In Plain Sight’, ‘How I Met Your Mother’, ‘Castle’ and more.
Recently, she appeared in the role of Alex Vause in Netflix original ‘Orange Is the New Black’.
Net Worth and Earnings
As mentioned above, Laura’s net worth is estimated at $12 million. She has accumulated this huge net worth from her acting career.
Personal Life and Relationship
Talking about Laura Prepon’s personal life, she was previously in a relationship with actor Topher Grace.
She dated actor Christopher Masterson from 1999 to 2007.
She also dated several celebrities including American singer Anthony Kiedis, actor Scott Michael Foster and also actor Tom Cruise.
As of now, Laura Prepon is a married woman. She is married to actor Ben Foster. The couple started dating in 2016. They announced their engagement to the public on October 2016.
After two years, the couple tied their knot on June 7, 2018. The beautiful couple together has a daughter named Ella who was born in August 2017.
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