The CW network is known for its line up of teenager, young adult-focused line up of shows. One of those shows is Riverdale, a TV adaptation of a comic story. For stories directed at young people, you also need young actors to play the various characters on the show and that is where Lili Reinhart comes in as one of the lead actresses on Riverdale, playing Betty Cooper on the show. The actress has been a professional actor for less than 10 years but is one of the most famous faces on Television due to her role on the show. For more about the Riverdale star, such as her relationship status and her net worth, read on below.
Lili Reinhart’s Biography
There are those who are lucky enough to know what they want to do when they grow up; those who latch onto an interest when they are small and maintain that interest to build a career when they become an adult. Lili is one of the lucky few. She found a lasting interest in the performance arts and has never let go.
Born in Cleveland, Ohio, Reinhart started pursuing acting roles from the age of 10, requesting that her mom take her down to New York for auditions. It was a request that her mother always agreed to. In her early years as a child actress, she appeared in school plays and community productions in Cleveland. Her interest in the vocation continued until she was 18 when she set out for Los Angeles. However, due to depression and anxiety, she didn’t last for long in her first stint in Los Angeles and returned to Cleveland.
On her second try, Lili Reinhart secured her first onscreen role in a short film titled For Today in 2010. It was the beginning of a few minor roles in various projects including in television and in movies.
Before getting cast as Betty Cooper in Riverdale, she had appeared in 10 movies, made guest appearances in 3 television shows, and appeared in one television film, Cocked. Her most recent big-screen role came in 2018, playing Tiffany in Melanie Laurent’s film, Galveston. She appears alongside Ben Foster and Elle Fanning.
When Lili was cast as Betty Cooper, she stated that she was going through some of the darkest moments in her life and the opportunity saved her life. She has appeared in 35 episodes of the show so far. The show which started in 2017 is one of the popular shows in its genre and Lili Reinhart is one of the fan favorites on the show. She was close to losing the role due to a poor performance in her first audition for the role, but with luck on her side, she was given a chance to redo her audition and she got the role.
In her career thus far, she has been nominated for 7 awards, from the New York VisionFest, TeenChoice Awards and Saturn Awards. She has, however, won five out of the seven.
Due to her own mental history, Lili Reinhart is a vocal proponent of the movement for people to speak out and get help for their mental issues, especially famous people. She credits Demi Lovato’s music for giving her something to relate to, and not feel alone when she was in high school.
Boyfriend – Cole Sprouse
With the fame that Riverdale gave her, Reinhart has had to deal with the side effects, which includes interest in her dating life. The actress who has an excellent chemistry with her onscreen crush and fellow lead actor, Cole Sprouse has been subject to a rumor of a relationship between the two. The relationship was confirmed in April 2018 when the couple was spotted kissing in Paris. Although both are yet to formally confirm they are dating, their social media activities and paparazzi photos have said a lot. The two were also each other’s date to the 2018 Met Gala.
Family – Parents, Siblings
She is the middle daughter of three daughters born to Amy Reinhart. Her father’s name is not public knowledge as of this time, however, we know that Lili Reinhart was born on September 13, 1996, and has German and French roots. While the name of her father is unknown, the actress hasn’t shied away from posting pictures and videos of him, suggesting a healthy relationship between the two. Her sisters are named Tess Reinhart and Chloe Reinhart.
What is Lili Reinhart’s Net Worth?
Lili so far has only her Riverdale appearances as her major acting role, so it is no surprise that she isn’t earning the big bucks yet. However, rumors suggest she’s worth $2 million and gets paid $300,000 per episode, a rumor the actress has dismissed, especially her salary per episode. So far, there is no official information on the actual salary and net worth of the actress.