PUBLISHED: 09:06, Tue, Sep 1, 2020 | UPDATED: 09:06, Tue, Sep 1, 2020
Kaley Cuoco is best known for playing the girl next door Penny Hofstadter on The Big Bang Theory. The comedy series, which aired on CBS and E4, is one of the longest-running sitcoms, which was made up of 12 seasons. Express.co.uk has everything you need to know about Kaley Cuoco's net worth.
Kaley Cuoco and the rest of the Big Bang Theory cast are some of the highest-paid TV stars in the world.
The star featured in the majority of the 279 episodes that aired over the course of 12 years.
Her character, Cheesecake Factory waitress and aspiring actress Penny, was introduced in the pilot episode as Sheldon Cooper's (Jim Parsons) new neighbour.
However, her character almost did not star in the series as two other female characters were originally cast as leads.
The 34-year-old actress also had a voice acting role in the spin-off prequel series Young Sheldon.
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Kaley Cuoco net worth: The actress played Penny in The Big Bang Theory (Image: Getty)
Kaley Cuoco net worth: Most of Cuoco's net worth comes from her role on Big Bang Theory (Image: CBS/Getty)
The actress is also known for her roles in the films Cougar Club, and The Penthouse, as all as TV series like Charmed and 8 Simple Rules.
She started her career as a model and actress as a child and she was six years old when she landed her first film role.
When she was nine, she starred alongside Denzel Washington in the film Virtuosity.
She took on roles in a number of ABC and NBC series, including Growing Up Brady, before landing her role as Penny in 2007.
The California-born actress is the daughter of an English teacher and engineer.
Kaley Cuoco net worth: The Big Bang Theory star is worth $100million (Image: Getty Images for EB)
In 2005 she was named number 77 in the list of FHM's 100 Sexiest Women, and in 2008 she was number 21.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, the star is worth