Carrie Brownstein is a famous actress, comedian, and writer. She is most recognized for her role as Alexis Rose on the TV series Schitt’s Creek. This actress has also been nominated for several Primetime Emmy Awards. In addition, she has appeared in numerous movies.
A native of Seattle, Washington, she was born into a Jewish family. Her father was a corporate lawyer and her mother was a housewife. At age 14, Carrie’s parents divorced. She was raised by her father and later transferred to The Overlake School for senior year. Afterwards, she studied sociolinguistics at The Evergreen State College.
Carrie started playing the guitar at the age of 15. She then went to Lake Washington High School where she played in a band. While at school, she met her future bandmate, Corin Tucker. They dated for a short period of time. After their band split up, Carrie and Corin remained friends. During the formation of Sleater-Kinney, she contributed to their music.
After working in various rock bands, Carrie eventually founded the indie rock/post-punk group Wild Flag. During this time, she worked with Rebecca Cole and Mary Timony. Later, she formed a comedy duo with Fred Armisen, called ThunderAnt. Both have appeared in many shows and films, including Archer, Getting Stronger Every Day, and Portlandia.
The former singer of Sleater-Kinney has received several accolades for her career, including a Peabody Award and the Screen Actors Guild Award. She has starred in films, including The Oath, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and Shrill. Her writing has been featured on the National Public Radio’s music blog. Also, she contributed to the soundtrack for the film Women Art Revolution.
She has appeared in many television programs, such as Archer, Getting Stronger Every Day, Portlandia, and The Simpsons. She has been nominated for a Critics Choice Television Award and has been nominated for a Golden Globe Award. Moreover, she has been the recipient of a Screen Actors Guild Award, a Peabody Award, and a Primetime Emmy Award.
She has also released several albums, including One Beat and Dig Me Out. Those albums placed second on the Heatseekers Albums chart. Additionally, she has acted in numerous short films and has been hired to write a book. However, she was eventually fired from the project.
Currently, Carrie is single and enjoying her life. She recently launched a new perfume and a fashion line, with the name Carrie Seduction. In addition, she owns the Fat Brownstein Burger chain. Previously, she has been linked to several actors and musicians, such as Taylor Schilling, Abbi Jackson, St. Vincent, and St. Vincent.
It has been reported that she plans to sell her home in Los Feliz, California for $1.9 million in 2020. She also owns a football team, the Seattle Angels. As of the end of 2019, she has a net worth of $3 million.
Throughout her career, Carrie has earned a wealth of income from her primary roles as an actress and guitar player. She has also earned money from acting on other shows and films, such as Portlandia, Getting Stronger Every Day, and Man Seeking Woman.