Laura Slade Wiggins is an eminent American actress, singer and musician who attracted many followers to praise her role as Karen Jackson in the US version of Shameless. The 5 feet 2 inches tall actress has landed major roles in television series like The Tomorrow PeopleStarving in Suburbia and Rings.

Age & Height: Wiki-Bio

Laura Slade Wiggins was born on August 8, 1988, to her parents, Kathy Wiggins and Mark Wiggins. She is originally from Athens, Georgia and grew up alongside her brother, Motie Wiggins. Wiggins has an American nationality. She stands an average height of 5 feet 2 inches (1.57 m).

Laura Slade Wiggins also loves dog
Laura Slade Wiggins also loves dog
Source: Instagram @lswiggins

Apart from that, her dad, Mark, is a prominent Athens attorney. In her high school days, Wiggins used to do 15-20 hours of dance per week. Later, she got interested in acting and began her professional career in 2006.

The Shameless Cast Wiggins Career Overview

Laura came into the showbiz industry in 2006 by playing the role of Kimberly in the television movie Not Like Everyone Else. Following year, Wiggins got a chance to work in another tv movie, Girl, Positive, where we can see her as Lindsey Carter. After that, the actor began working actively and starred in Dance of the Dead, Eleventh Hour, Private Practice, The Finder, Cooper and Stone, and BlackBoxTV.

And in 2011, she joined the Showtime dramedy Shameless as Karen Jackson. Many people loved her role in Shameless. In addition, Shameless also stars famous figures like Izabella AlvarezPeyton Elizabeth Lee, and Merrin Dungey. The actor is also portrayed in other hit films and television series like The Cheating Pact, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Intelligence, The Tomorrow People, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Chicago P.D., and many more.

Her latest projects are InstaPsycho and The Trap Door at the Edge of the Universe. Currently, the actress is working on her upcoming films like Amb1tion and Asphalt Jungle. Moreover, she is a talented musician and has also performed on the Hit List.

Married Life: Husband & Children Details

The CSI: Crime Scene Investigation star is married to her husband, Kyle Weishaar. He is a stuntman by profession and has served in several movies. First, they met each other in 2008 and the romantic couple eventually got married on June 23, 2018.

Their wedding was held in Colbert, Georgia, where the bride was dressed in a white gown, and the groom wore a black tuxedo. The musician announced her pregnancy news on October 28, 2020, and in 2021, the pair welcomed their kid, a baby girl.

Laura with her daughter and husband
Laura with her daughter and husband
Source: Instagram @lswiggins

The happy family of three resides in the United States of America. Apart from that, Wiggins uses Instagram as @lswiggins, from where she shares various pictures with her daughter and husband.

Laura Slade Wiggins Net Worth In Millions

Slade has accumulated a huge fortune from her long-term work as an actress. She has starred in numerous hit films and series. Meanwhile, her net worth is around $2 million. An actress in the US has an average salary of $50782. So, Wiggins might have in the same range. Not only that, she is a musician, and they have a moderate pay of $52157 per year.

MoviesEstimated BudgetBox Office CollectionRole
Hit List$6 million13-yr old Charlotte
20th Century Women$7 million$7.2 millionLynette Winters
Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase$17 million$946,027Helen
Movies played by Slade

Similarly, Slade might earn something from doing advertisement and endorsement deals. As per the Influencer Marketing Hub, she takes $205.5 – $342.5 from a single post on Instagram. No doubt, Laura is living a quality life with excellent earnings.