Jena Malone

Jena Malone

Overview: Biography, Net Worth and Movies

Jena Malone breakout role came in 1995 with the iconic coming-of-age film “Donnie Darko.” Her portrayal of the enigmatic Samantha Darko, a troubled teenager grappling with existential anxieties, resonated deeply with audiences and launched her to stardom.

Throughout her career, Malone has demonstrated remarkable versatility, seamlessly transitioning between genres and characters. She delivered powerful performances in independent films like “Thirteen” (2003) and “The Ballad of Jack and Rose” (2005). Showcasing her ability to navigate complex emotional landscapes.

Jena Malone talent for portraying nuanced characters extends to blockbuster franchises as well. She embodied the fierce and rebellious Johanna Mason in “The Hunger Games” trilogy (2012-2015), stealing every scene with her electrifying presence. Her willingness to take on unconventional roles. And challenge expectations further solidifies her reputation as one of Hollywood’s most captivating talents.

BornDecember 16, 1984
Height5’4″ (1.63 m)
Marital StatusSingle
ChildrenOdeon Malone
ParentsDebi Malone and Derek Malone

Jena Malone Net Worth and Earnings

While the exact numbers remain shrouded in some mystery, Jena Malone net worth is estimated to be a cool $6 million. A testament to her impressive career spanning over three decades. Primarily earned through acting fees in movies and TV shows. Her income has been bolstered by appearances at events and music videos. While not a box office juggernaut, her consistent work in diverse projects like “Stepmom,” “Donnie Darko,” and “The Hunger Games”. Has secured her financial sustainability and creative freedom.

Jena Malone Earnings From Movie

Donnie Darko2001$1 million
Cold Mountain2003$2 million
Pride & Prejudice2005$3 million
Into the Wild2007$4 million
The Hunger Games2012$5 million
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire2013$6 million
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 12014$7 million
The Ballad of Buster Scruggs2018$2 million

Jena Malone Awards

Independent Spirit Award
Best Supporting Actress2004Donnie Darko
Young Artist Award
Best Young Actress Under 10 in a Motion Picture1996Bastard Out of Carolina
Best Performance in a Feature Film 1997Stepmom