Edie McClurg Net Worth: How much Does the ‘Ferris Bueller’ Star Earn?

Edie McClurg is known for her versatile projects. She is an actress, comedian, and singer, who gave her voice to movies like ‘Cars’, ‘The Little Mermaid’, and ‘Frozen’. The Net Worth of the actress of ‘Ferris Buller’ is millions. 


About Edie McClurg

She is a versatile personality who is an actress, comedian, opera singer, and voice actress. With a silhouette of 5 ft 7 inches, she weighs in between 66kgs-70kg(145lbs-154lbs). Although there are various speculations about her plastic surgery, she never spoke about it. According to her fans, she performed liposuction.

Net Worth Of Edie McClurg 

She is a part of the entertainment industry for over four decades. As of February 2021, her net worth had assumed to be around $6 million which she gained through her different projects in the entertainment industry. 

Edie McClurg
Edie Mcclurg (Credit: Getty Images)

How Did She Get Here?

She has worked in over 200 movies and TV series. Some of her prominent works include ‘The Richards Pryor Show‘ and ‘The Kallikaks‘ as a supporting character. They both were the comedy-drama of 1977. However, she gained her actual recognition through her role as Willamae Jones in the comedy ‘Harper Valley P.T.A’. Her debut in the film industry was through the horror movie ‘Carrie


Further in 1983, she lent her voice as one of the lead characters in ‘The Dukes‘, an animated action comedy. However, after 13 episodes these series face cancellation due to low ratings. Again, in 1985, she became the voice actress of Telula and Selma in ‘The 13 Ghosts of Scooby-Doo‘ which brought her voice more recognition. This led her to the invitation of Mrs. Seaworthy, the character of the animated adventure Comedy, ‘Snorks‘.

In 1986, Edie played in the hit comedy ‘Ferris Bueller’s Day Off ‘. This movie was about a teenager who decides to have a day off without giving much care to his principal’s words.  Later, in 1991 she portrayed the supporting character of Principal Marilyn Ridge in the comedy ‘Drexell’s Class ‘. McClurg also gave voice to ‘Problem Child’, ‘Bobby’s World‘ and ‘Life with Louie‘, ‘The Little Mermaid‘, ‘Kiki’s Delivery Service ‘ and ‘Cars‘.

Furthermore, she was the voice actress of an animated adventure comedy ‘A Bug’s Life‘ as Dr Flora, this movie won about 14 awards and got nominated for Oscars and 20 more awards. Her recent projects include the 2015 romantic comedy ‘Love Surreal

‘ and the 2019 animated adventure comedy, ‘Eyes Upon Waking’.

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Receiving Public Recognition

The comedian has won various awards- 

  • Behind the Voice Actors Awards for Feature Film Voice Acting Best Vocal
  • People’s Choice Voice Acting Best Vocal Ensemble in a Feature Film for ‘Wreck-It-Ralph’ 
  • Northeast Film Festival Award for Best Supporting Actress in the musical comedy ‘Theresa Is a Mother

In addition, she receives the nomination for 

  • 2003 DVDX Award for Best Supporting Actress in a DVD Premiere Movie, for her performance in the sports family comedy film ‘Air Bud: Spikes Back ‘
  • 2013 Maverick Movie Award for Best Supporting Actress: Feature for the film ‘Theresa Is a Mother ‘
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