Jodie Sweetin's net worth: The TV personality became 'addiction recovery' advocate
Jodie Sweetin became a well-known and beloved face in America, thanks to her role as Stephaine Tanner in 'Full House', and its subsequent spin-off 'Fuller House.' Apart from these projects, Jodie has booked roles in a range of other television projects and independent films.
Jodie Sweetin started her career by appearing in several national commercials, and after that, she was cast in a guest role in 'Valerie' as Pamela, the niece of Mrs Poole, back in the year 1987. However, Sweetin's rise to fame also saw her succumb to alcohol at an early age. She started drinking alcohol when she was just 14-years-old, shortly after the last season of 'Full House' aired. She later started using ecstasy, methamphetamine, and even crack, among other drugs. She turned to drugs because she was 'bored.' The beautiful American actress has a net worth of $2 million. If you are excited to know more about her past life and her struggles to achieve name and fame, keep reading.
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Who is Jodie Sweetin?
Jodie Sweetin is an American actress who was born on January 19, 1982. The actress and TV personality became quite famous for her role in ABC's comedy series 'Full House'. Later, she also signed on for the Netflix sequel series 'Fuller House.' The actress is now making headlines again as she will appear in the 'Beyond The Edge,' contesting with 8 other celebrities to win the massive cash prize to contribute to a charity of her choice.
The actress has been vocal about her past drug and alcohol abuse and how she eventually sought treatment and ended her 15-year addiction after giving birth to her two daughters: Zoie, born 2008, and Beatrix, born 2010. She also became a public advocate for addiction and recovery. Infact, she worked behind-the-scenes to help her co-star John Stamos, who played Uncle Jesse, by organizing 12-step meetings at Stamos' house and on the set of 'Fuller House'. Stamos credits his sobriety to Sweetin's loving support, calling it, "Jodie’s legacy in my life."
Jodie's early life and career
Jodie Sweetin was born in Los Angeles, California. Both her parents were behind bars at the time. As a result, she was adopted and raised as an only child by her uncle Sam Sweetin and his second wife Janice when she was nine years old. While she was pursuing her high school degree, Sweetin and fellow actor Matthew Morrison performed together in musical theatre productions. Sweetin appeared in many national commercials, and after that, she was cast in a guest role in the 1987 sitcom 'Valerie' as the character Pamela.
After completing her role in 'Full House.' She began hosting the second season of the Fuse dance competition show titled 'Pants-off Dance-Off.' In addition, she starred in the 'Television Pilot' and 'Small Bits of Happiness.' Her other works include 'The Hogan Family', ' Brothery Love', 'Party Of Five', 'Can't Get arrested' and many more.
Jodie's personal life
While talking about her personal life, Sweetin met Cody Herpin, a film transportation coordinator, through friends, and they started dating in May 2007. Later on, they were married in Las Vegas, Nevada, on July 14, 2007. However, she would later separate from Cody and get engaged to Coyle in January 2011. Sweetin and Coyle then got married on March 15, 2012, in Beverly Hills. Sweetin filed for legal separation from Coyle in June 2013. She stepped back into the dating world as a single woman again and on January 22, 2016, she announced her engagement to Justin Hodak.
Jodie's net worth
According to the celebrity net worth, Jodie Sweetin has a net worth of $2 million. The star is working really hard to increase her name and fame in the industry, and she will be seen next on 'Beyond The Edge.'