Disney is an household name. It’s being in existence for years. The founder, Walt Disney started his career as an artist, creating the most iconic animated character, Mickey Mouse while he was doodling on the train. Today, Disney is the most well known name in the entertainment business and has produced numerous classic movies like Mary Poppins, the Lion King and Frozen, winning many awards as well.
There are many actors and musicians who became popular after starring on Disney Channel. They have managed to stay in the limelight even after leaving Disney.
Disney stars have got immense popularity by portraying some of the famous roles, which paved their path in the industry. From Bridgit Mendler to Miley Cyrus, these Disney stars
have amass wealths and made names for themselves. Let’s have a look at our top 10 richest Disney stars in 2020.
These Are The Top 10 Richest Disney Stars in 2020
10. Bridgit Mendler ( Net Worth – $ 2 Million)
24 years old Disney Star, Bridgit got to fame with Disney’s “Good Luck Charlie” series. She played the role of Teddy Duncan in it. She also played a famous role as “Juliet van Heusen” on the Disney show “The Wizard of Waverley Place”, in which she acted next to Selena Gomez. Bridgit was signed in for Disney movie called “Lemonade Mouth”. Aside being an actress, Bridgit is a singer, music composer and record producer.
9. Emily Osment ( Net Worth -$4 million)
Best known as Lily Truscott, the best friend of Hannah Montana on the show of the same name, Emily Osment was a Disney star for quite some time. At the young age of 25 years, Emily has been able to mark her name in the entertainment industry. She became famous after acting as the bratty Gerti Giggles in the Spy Kids franchise.
She has also made appearances on shows like Friends, Two and a Half Men, Mom, and voice actor for the Family Guy. Nominated for several awards, Emily has brought back Teen choice award in 2009 and Prism award in 2012. Emily is working on her singing career and she released a couple of songs from her first album “Fight or Flight” in 2010.
8. Dove Cameron ( Net worth – $ 7 Million)
Born and brought up in Seattle, Dove is a well-known actress as well as a singer. At the age of 20 years, she is earning much more than many of American actress or singer. That has created a spot for her on the list of top 10 richest Disney stars in 2020. The Disney serie, “Liv and Maddie” brought her to limelight.
She is not known only for her acting skills, but also for her beautiful voice which she has used on stage for plays like Mamma Mia and Hairspray. Apart from Disney series, Dove has been regularly working on other TV shows like “Cloud 9”, “Monsterville”, “Bits and Pieces” and many more. She has been nominated quite a few times for the Teen Choice Award.
7. Sabrina Carpenter (Net worth – $8 million)
This 18-year-old started her career in the very successful Disney show “Girl Meets World” in 2013 in which she plays Maya Hart opposite Rowan Blanchard. Girl Meets World was a sequel to the 1993 series Boy Meets World. She had always wanted to be a singer so she tried her hands on singing which proved to be great. Her hit songs include “Cant’ blame a girl for trying”, “The smoke and Fire” and “Eyes Wide Open”. She has featured in movies and TV series like “Orange is the new Black” and “Law and Order “.
6. Joe Jonas ( Net Worth – $24 million)
Joseph Adam Jonas aka Joe Jonas is a famous actor, dancer, and singer. Having mastery in all three forms, Joe has been able to accumulate good wealth at the age of 27 years; thus he’s listed on the top ten richest Disney stars.
He found his beginnings in the band Jonas Brothers, which he started with his two brothers Nick and Kevin. Though their first attempts were not very successful, they were picked up by Disney who helped them in advancing their career. They also starred in movies like Camp Rock and many series and documentaries about the life of the band. Joe tried his hands on being a solo singer with album “Fastlife” which was a hit number.
5. Nick Jonas ( Net Worth – $27 Million)
24 years old, young Nick Jonas is a Singer and actor who got to fame with his band “Jonas Brothers” along with Joe and Kevin. He was a young heartthrob and got much following from teenage girls of that generation. They performed on stage and in music videos with many stars of Disney like Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato, and Miley Cyrus. He has been part of Disney’s “Hannah Montana” and has appearances on “Smash”, “Camp Rock Series”, “Last man standing” and “Hawaii Five-0”.
4. Hilary Duff (Net worth – $29 Million)
Famous for her role in Lizzie McGuire, Hilary is a popular actress, singer, and entrepreneur. She has found much fame and admiration from the teens who saw her show and she had attained a superstar status very early in her professional life. She featured in more Disney films before leaving to concentrate on her music. As a songwriter and performer, her pop singles and albums were a huge hit. Hilary is a businesswoman who owns clothing lines. Her net worth is $ 25 million.
3. Demi Lovato (Net worth- $35 Million)
Demi started as a star on ‘Barney and Friends’. However, it was her lead role as Mitchie Torres in Camp Rock, a Disney musical movie, which made her popular. She starred next to the Jonas Brothers and also released her single This Is Me, which charted number nine on the Billboard Hot 100 list that year. She featured in “ Just Jordan”, “Prison Break”, “Split Ends” and many more. She later suffered from self-harm, eating disorders and depression, but Demi has managed to be one of the richest Disney stars with a net worth of $30 million.
2. Selena Gomez (Net Worth – $ 60 Million)
Like most of the Disney Channel stars, Selena became famous after her first appearance on a Disney Channel. She became popular when she got the leading role in the Disney series “Wizards of Waverly Place’. She had a successful and rewarding career on this show while starring in other shows like Hannah Montana as a guest and in Disney movies like Another Cinderella Story and Princess Protection Program. Selena musical career is also good with 2 studio albums and one compilation. Her net worth is as a result of her successful music and acting career. She recently launched her production house named “July Moon productions”.
1. Miley Cyrus (Net Worth – $165 Million)
The Hannah Montana Girl, Miley is a famous singer and actress who at such a young age is earning more than many industry people. She’s tagged the richest Disney star in 2020. She has been able to ace in both acting and music. Miley rose to fame with “Hannah Montana” as it witnessed her not only as an actress but Singer and songwriter as well. The Hannah Montana soundtrack and the next album of hers broke the records and were topping the chartbusters.
Disney has always had an eye for talent and has always produced actors and singers of great calibre and promise.