Remember the goofy character, Kimmy Gibbler from the hit ABC television series, ‘Full House’? Well, her name is Andrea Barber, and currently, she is working as the same character in the Full House Netflix spin-off, ‘Fuller House’. Through this popular series, she established herself as a great comic actor, at a very young age.
Her consistent performance and critical acclaim will make anyone curious about her net worth. So let us read further to take a look at her life and her net worth in 2018.
Andrea was born on 3rd July 1976 in Los Angeles, California. She was the youngest child in her family. She completed her schooling in California itself, in the La Serna High School in Whittier. She later went on to study at the Whittier College and earned her degree in English. Additionally, she also has an MA degree in Women’s Studies from the University of York, in England. In the year 2002, she tied the knot with Jeremy Rytky. However, the couple ended their relationship in 2014 and got a divorce. Andrea and Jeremy have two kids from their marriage.
Before she made the audience laugh with her role of Kimmy in Full House, she worked in the famous American soap opera, ‘Days of Our Lives’. She was the original Carrie Brady in this soap opera, and she worked from 1982 to 1986. Apart from this, she has also given various guest appearances in movies and television shows. It was only after this that she worked in the Full house, which made her famous throughout the American nation. In fact, she was initially supposed to be only playing a guest role as DJ Tanner’s best friend from school, but the audience loved her so much, the makers of the show decided to keep her as a regular cast member. That speaks volumes of her caliber as an actor.
Once Full House aired its series finale, she took a break from acting to devote her time to her personal life. In 2002, she got back in the acting business with her former co-star from Full House, Dave Coulier, in a sketch comedy called ‘Funny or Die’. In 2015, Netflix made millions of Full House fans happy with the announcement of a spin-off of Full House, called ‘Fuller House’. It had most of the same actors and plot line. It aired on Netflix in February 2016.
Awards and Achievement
She has been nominated for multiple awards and has won quite a number of Soap Opera Digest Awards for Days of Our Lives, and Young Artist Awards for Full House. She also shared an award for the Teen Choice Award for on-screen chemistry with her co-stars in Full House.
Net Worth & Earnings of Andrea Barber
Currently, Andrea Barber’s net worth is a whopping $2 million. She has earned through various roles in both drama and comedy genre, which is a testament to her career as a versatile actor. While she established herself as an actor at a very young age, she has continued to impress both critics and audience alike. Apart from acting, she is actively engaged in sports and athletic events. The audience is in love with her personality and is an inspiration to millions.
Glancing at her distinctive features, Barber has blue eyes and the broad smile. She has appeared in the commercials for Intellivision video game Lock ‘N’ Chase, Quaker Oh’s Cereal, 7UP, AT&T telephone, Punky, Brewster doll and many more. Currently, she is believed to be a single. Apart from her past marriage status, there is no relationship status known in the media. Her failed marriage and the time she devoted for the upbringing of her children might have affected the love life of the actress.