Emily Bett Rickards is a Canadian actress and she is mostly known for her character of Felicity Smoak in the Arrowverse shows on CW. She is still a young actress and has a lot of potential to her future roles. The role that she got in “Arrow” was what actually launched her career. After it she has been getting more and more proposals and is set to appear in many movies.
After she decided to become an actress she put herself through school and attended all the necessary ones to become one. She started off her acting career in 2012 when she mainly got some minor roles in direct to video movies. She was then cast to play the role of Felicity Smoak in an episode for “Arrow.” Thanks to her character and to her contribution to the role of the character that she portrayed, Emily was one of the most liked people on the set. She also received great reviews and her character was turned from a one timer to a series regular. She would go on to appear as a side character throughout the entire first season of “Arrow.” Her role was immediately changed to a series regular for the second season of Arrow. She became one of the most popular character and she continued appearing for the entirety of the show which is still going. Besides this, Emily Bett Rickards has also reprised her role of Felicity Smoak in all of the other Arrowverse shows, including “The Flash”, “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow” and “Supergirl”.
With the success of her role on television, other pathways became open for Emily. She appeared in smaller movies like “Normal Doors” (2015), “Sidekick” (2016) and “Axis” (2017), but has also stared in an Oscar nominated movie called “Brooklyn” (2015). She also had time to do some voice work as she has lent her voice to characters in web series such as “Vixen,” “Arrow: Blood Rush,” “Paranormal Solutions Inc.” and Soldiers of the Apocalypse.” Emily’s work scheduled is getting busier and you will probably see more of her in 2018.
Emily Bett Rickards Net Worth and Salary
With the rising success that Emily Bett Rickards has been getting with the Arrowverse shows, so has her pay check gotten bigger. As reports say, her current salary is $800K to $900K, which is a big step forward from the paycheck that she had in the beginning. According to recent reports, her ultimate net worth is established at 2 million dollars currently. The figure will most certainly rise and get even larger in the upcoming period with the new projects that she has prepared for her.
Emily Bett Rickards Boyfriend
Emily Bett Rickards is currently single. At least that is what all the reports are saying. But in fact, she does a very good job to keep out of the limelight. She rarely speaks about her personal life and tends to leave it out of her professional doings. In the past, she did not have many famous boyfriends, but it leaked out that she had been dating fellow cast member from “Arrow.” It has been reprobated that she was in a relationship with Colton Haynes, better known as Roy Harper from the show. But they were together for only a brief period and broke up. There were also a lot of rumors of Emily Bett Rickards dating the star of the show, Stephen Amell. The two of them do end up being together in the show at one point, but their offs-screen romance has never been confirmed. She is now focusing on her career and does not play to have children or get married any time soon.
Emily Bett Rickards Age
Emily Better Rickards was born on July 24, 1991, in British Columbia, Canada. She is still young for the show business and is only 26 years old. Interestingly enough, her mother is Dr. Diane Greig who is a renowned dream psychotherapist from Vancouver. Emily started doing musical theater and dance at a fairly young age. This was a great introduction for her to embark on some more serious acting. After graduating high school, she attended the Vancouver Film School and has competed the Acting Essentials Program. She also studied at the Alida Vocal Studio in Vancouver.
Height and Weight
Emily Bett Rickards is a very cute girl. She is often described as the girl-from-next-door kind of a type. But do not let her appearance fool you, she is a very professional person and not one to take lightly. Her determined nature got her to where she is now. It also helped having the looks that she has as well. This helped granting the quirky role that made her famous something more. Her height is 5 ft 5 in (165 cm) and she weighs 121 pounds (55 kg). She also has quite nice body measurements, 33-25-34 in or 84-63.5-87 cm. She is blonde and her eyes are blue as well, finishing off her very attractive look.
Emily Bett Rickards Interesting Fact
Emily Bett Rickards actually had a very interesting start to her career. In fact, the first gig that she got was in a music video. Being Canadian, it is only due that she appears in one of the most popular Canadian bands, Nickelback. She was cast for the video “Never Gonna be Alona” in 2008 and it marked her first official appearance. She was a nobody back then, but now has the world at her feet.
Nationality and Ethnicity
Emily Bett Rickards is Canadian by nationality and she is Caucasian by ethnicity. There are no known background ties that are connected with her ancestors.
|Born:||July 24 1991|
|Net Worth:||$2 million|
|Salary:||$800K to $900K|
|Hair Color:||Dyed Brown|
|Height:||5 ft 5 in (165 cm)|
|Weight:||121 pounds (55 kg)|
|Married to:||Not yet|
|Education:||Vancouver Film School – Acting Essentials Program – Alida Vocal Studio in Vancouver|