Happy birthday, Liza Minnelli! Did you know that the legendary actress is a talented singer, too? As Liza celebrates her birthday today, let’s take this opportunity to take a glimpse at her career milestones, both as an actress and as a singer:
Liza Minnelli Bio
Liza May MInnelli was born on March 12, 1946 to actress, Judy Garland and movie director Vincente Minnelli. Liza followed in on her parents’ acting career in Hollywood at fourteen months old, by making her film debut in “In the Good Old Summertime” (1949). Minnelli made her major film debut in 1963’s play, “Best Foot Forward.” The play ran for seven months, according to Imdb.
Minnelli was married to filmmaker, Jack Haley, Jr., and Mark Gero, a theater sculptor. Both marriages ended in divorce.
How Liza Minnelli Has Become a Singer
In the course of the past few years, Minnelli has professionally focused on doing stage performances. Having said this, fans have seen Minnelli release a couple of musical albums, which, are released on a continuous basis. Minnelli collaborated with Frank Sinatra in his “Duets” album. Sammy Davis, Jr. joined Liza and Sinatra in for a series of concerts and TV shows.
Liza Minnelli’s Career Accomplishments and Accolades
Liza won a Tony award, and was nominated for an Academy award. In 1972, Minnelli won an Oscar award for her role as Sally Bowles in in the film, “Cabaret.” (1972).
Liza Minnelli Sings at a Friend’s Cabaret Show
In late February this year, Liza and her long-term friend and Broadway legend colleague, Ben Vereen, did a duet at his cabaret show, “Stepping Out” at the Catalina Jazz Club in Los Angeles, as reported on Page Six.
Liza Minnelli Net Worth
As of this writing, Liza Minnelli’s net worth is $50 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
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