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Full NameIdina Menzel
First NameIdina
Last NameMenzel
Birth NameIdina Kim Mentzel
ProfessionSinger, Actress
Birth CityNew York
Birth CountryUnited States
Father NameStuart Mentzel
Mother NameHelene Mentzel
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseAaron Lohr
No Of Children1
AwardsTony Awards
FilmographyFrozen,Frozen II,Glee
Height163 cm
Weight55 kg
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Date of BirthMay 30,1971
Age48 years
Married Date2017

Tony Award-winning American actress Idina Menzel is also a singer and a songwriter. She is popular for playing the character of Shelby Corcoran in the TV series Glee (2010-2013). As a singer, she is best known for voicing Queen Elsa and singing the Academy Award and Grammy Award-winning song Let It Go from the animated movie, Frozen.

Winner of the American Music Awards, Menzel's album Holiday Wishes peaked at #6 on the Billboard 200 in 2014.

What is Idina Menzel's overall Net Worth in 2019?

As of 2019, the American actress cum singer has accumulated a small fortune worth $10 million form her career in movies and TV shows. She also earned pretty well from the sales of her record albums.

Idina Menzel's Career - Movies and Music

The American actress started her career in 1998 when she got the role of Circe in the TV series Hercules. After her debut, she was offered roles in movies Kissing Jessica Stein and Just a Kiss.

American actress and singer, Idina Menzel
Caption: Idina Menzel

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Her most notable appearances are on Rent, starring Tracie Thoms, Beowulf featuring Angelina Jolie, and Uncut Gems, featuring Adam Sandler and The Weeknd.

Menzel is best known for voicing the character Queen Elsa in the animated movie Frozen, starring Kristen Bell. She reprised the role in Ralph Breaks the Internet where she worked along with Ed O'Neil, Sarah Silverman, and Gal Gadot.

She will also be reprising the role of Queen Elsa in Frozen II which is set to be released on 22 November 2019.

The Tony Award-winning actress is also well known for portraying Shelby Corcoran in the TV series Glee from the year 2010 to 2013.

She has also appeared on the show Late Show with David Letterman, hosted by David Letterman.

Musical Career

As a songwriter, she wrote the song In Your Eyes for Jimmy Walsh in 1992, a song that went on to win the 1993 Eurovision Song Contest. She was paid $75 for her efforts.

Her albums, Still I Can't Be Still (1998), and Here (2004), made an estimated earnings of $18,000 and $2,000 respectively. Her 2008 album, I Stand, sold about 80,000 copies in the U.S. and earned about $80,000. Idina's album of 2014, Holiday Wishes, made about $370,000.

She is best known for songs like Let it Go, Defying Gravity, Brave, and Take Me or Leave Me.

The estimated earnings of Frozen's album soundtrack is calculated to be $7 million.

Idina Menzel: World Tour

She was the headlining act in the Idina Menzel: World Tour which started on 30th May 2015 and concluded on 3rd October 2015. During the course of her tour, she attended 39 venues in North America, 8 in Europe and 6 in Asia. Her performance fee for that concert is still unknown.

Money from Social Media-Instagram and YouTube

The American actress has over 918k followers on her Instagram account @idinamenzel, whose estimated earnings per post ranges between $2,736 - $4,560.


Being a renown singer she has a YouTube channel of her name where she has more than 170k subscribers. The estimated monthly earnings of the channel are $70 - $1.1K and the yearly earnings are estimated to be $843 - $13.5K.


Menzel's weekly salary from the theatrical show Wicked was $30,000 whereas the overall earnings of its cast recording were $2,439,000.

$10 million net worth bearing singer, Idina Menzel
Caption: Idina Menzel performing

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As a theater artist, she is believed to receive $10,000-$20,000 per week. According to Payscale, the average salary of an American actress is $49,923.

Menzel's Abode and Cars

She and her husband Aaron Lohl purchased a 4,708 sq foot home in Encino, California for the price of $2.675 million. The house was built in 1959 and is two-storied with five bedrooms and 5.5 bathrooms.

Menzel previously resided in Fryman canyon Area, Studio City with her ex-husband Taye Diggs in a 5,000 sq ft home, which was listed at $2.995 million. The house was later sold for $2.55 million.

There is no record of the cars he drives.

Philanthropic Works

She collaborated with Bryan Cranston, Denzel Washington, and Fran Drescher, for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. She also supports other charitable foundations like Elton John AIDS Foundation, Stand Up To Cancer, Los Angeles LGBT Center, Alzheimer's Association, and True Colors Fund. The money he donated to these organizations is still a mystery.

Idina Menzel's Age and Personal Life in brief

She was born as Idina Kim Mentzel on 30th May 1971 in Queens, New York, in the United States. Her father's name is Stuart Mentzel and her mother is Helene Mentzel. They divorced when Idina was 15 years of age.

She is the eldest daughter and has a younger sister named Cara Mentzel. She is of American nationality and her ethnicity is Jewish.

As a child, she studied at Syosset High School. She later attended Tisch School of the Arts of New York University from where she graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Drama.


The 48-years old actress has been married twice and divorced once. She is currently married to Aaron Lohr with whom she was sighted first in April 2015 while attending the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner.

Idina Menzel and Aaron Lohr
Caption: Idina Menzel with her second husband Aaron Lohr

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The couple announced their engagement on 23rd September 2016 and were married on 22nd September 2017.

She was previously married to Taye Diggs whom she met in 1995 during the production of Rent. The pair married on 11th January 2003 and welcomed their son, Walker Nathaniel Diggs on 2nd September 2009.

After being together for almost 10 years the married couple announced their separation in 2013 and were officially divorced on 3rd December 2014.

Height and Weight

She has an average height of 5 feet and 4 inches (163 cm) and her body just about 55 kg (121 lbs). Her body measurements are 35-25-36 inches.

Box Office Collection of Films

The movies she has been cast have had good earnings at the box office. some of them are given below:

Kissing Jessica Stein2001$10 million
Rent2005$31.6 million
Enchanted2007$340.5 million
Beowulf2007$196.4 million
Frozen2013$1.276 billion
Ralph Breaks the Internet2018$529.3 million

However, the salary for her contribution has not been disclosed by the actress.

Updated On Mon Sep 30 2019 Published On Mon Sep 30 2019 By