Sofia Boutella net worth: Sofia Boutella is an Algerian-born dancer, model, and actress. She is best known for her appearances in the films Gazelle in Kingsman: The Secret Service and Star Trek Beyond. As of 2017, Boutella has an estimated net worth of $2 million.
Boutella was born on April 3, 1982, in the Bab El Oued district of Algiers. She is the daughter of the jazz musician Safy Boutella. She was encouraged by her parents to study dance and at the age of 5, she went to a classical dance education. Five years later when she was 10 years old, her family moved from Algeria to nearby country France. There she started to develop an immense interest towards gymnastics and after years of training even made it to the French National team in her late teenage years.
With a background in gymnastics and her past dancing experiences, she got involved with a hop and street dance and was part of a group called the Vagabond Crew, which won the Battle of the Year in 2006. Trough the group she got more cultured towards hip hop. She also studied its basics and origins as is seen as she studied at Berklee College of Music.
Blanca Li was a choreographer that Boutella started working with from a young age and because of their collaboration, she has progressed through many stages. She has used her dancing skills to manifest gigs in multiple films as well as television shows. Nike noticed these performances and in 2007 offered her to be a major role model for their ad campaign. It was an immense success with the campaign gaining a lot of public attention on the subject of feminism.
Sofia Boutella net worth in years
|Sofia boutella net worth in 2013||$150,000|
|Sofia boutella net worth in 2014||$400,000|
|Sofia boutella net worth in 2015||$800,000|
|Sofia boutella net worth in 2016||$1.3 million|
|Sofia boutella net worth in 2017||$2 million|
This opened doors for her not only as a dancer but also as an actress as well as a model. Since then, she has gone on to star in roles in different films including StreetDance 2, Monsters: Dark Continent, and a coveted role of Jaylah in Star Trek Beyond. She has been a major performer for the tours of some of the elite singers around the world including Madonna and Rihanna. In February 2011, she was the main character in the music video for “Hollywood Tonight” by Michael Jackson.
Boutella is one of the few dancers out of the majority who has received massive success and public fame for her amazing dancing skills. She looks to be expanding her reach in her acting career with her playing the title role in the highly anticipated Universal’s upcoming film The Mummy this year.