What is Sophie Monk’s Net Worth?
Sophie Monk is a British-born, Australian model, singer and actress who has a net worth of $4 million. Sophie Monk first gained recognition as a member of the Australian girl group Bardot, winners of the reality television competition series “Popstars Australia” in 2000.
She went on to act in such films as “Date Movie,” “Click,” “Spring Breakdown,” and “Life Blood.” On the small screen, Monk’s credits include hosting the reality series “Love Island Australia” and “Beauty and the Geek Australia.”
Early Life and Education
Sophie Monk was born on December 14, 1979 in London, England to an Australian mother and an English father. When she was two, she moved with her parents to the Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia.
Monk attended a number of schools as a youth, including Helensvale Primary School, Somerset College, A. B. Paterson College, and MacGregor State High School. She also trained in classical opera growing up.
Monk ventured into acting in 2004 with a small part in the biographical television film “The Mystery of Natalie Wood,” in which she portrayed Marilyn Monroe. Her breakthrough acting role came two years later in the romcom parody film “Date Movie,” in which she appeared opposite Alyson Hannigan and Adam Campbell.
The same year, Monk appeared in the Adam Sandler comedy “Click.” Next, in 2007, she was in the dark come. “Death 101” and an episode of the HBO television series “Entourage.” Following that, Monk appeared in an episode of the horror anthology series “Fear Itself.”
Monk was previously engaged to musician Benji Madden, but they called it off in early 2008. A few years after that, she got engaged to Jimmy Esebag; they too eventually broke off the engagement.
In 2017, after starring on “The Bachelorette Australia,” Monk settled into a relationship with the show’s winner Stu Laundy. However, the pair split in early 2018. Monk went on to date Joshua Gross, whom she married in 2022.
As a model, Monk is often ranked among the hottest in the world, particularly by FHM magazine. In addition to gracing the cover of that publication, she has also been on the covers of such men’s magazines as Maxim, Stuff, and Ralph.
Monk has endorsed various brands in television commercials and on billboards, including the soft drinks Coca-Cola and Pepsi Max. She has also been a brand ambassador for the health snack brand Slim Secrets and the cosmetic brand MCO Beauty.