Carly Hughes is an American actress who is famous for her roles in Broadway shows. She is working in regional theaters for more than 15 years. Besides, she is a singer and physical fitness enthusiast as well.
Carly Hughes entered this earth on October 1st in St. Louis, Missouri under the zodiac sign of Libra. However, she has not disclosed her exact date of birth. We assume her age might be in the mid-30s. As a child, Hughes moved to Columbia, Maryland where she spent the rest of her childhood there with her parents.
Carly holds an American nationality and belongs to the mixed ethnicity of African-American background.
Carly stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches while her weight is 56 kg. Hughes is active on social sites such as Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.
Carly graduated from Wilde Lake High School in Columbia since 2000. In Columbia, she was exposed to multiculturalism and diversity which helped her in her performing career as well.
In addition to the regular academics, she took dance classes, concert choir, and theater shop in her youth. After the completion of her high school education in order to study arts, she relocated to New York City. There she received a degree of B.F.A in musical theater.
What is Carly Hughes Net Worth?
Hughes has an estimated net worth of $1.6 Million. Likewise, the average salary of a Broadway actor is $1,605 per week according to the sources.
In addition, an experienced actor gets about $4,000 to $10,000 per week. Her main source of income is from her acting career such as movies and shows which add up to her net worth.
Is Carly Hughes Lesbian? Know more about her Boyfriend
The beautiful lady Hughes is currently in a relationship with a hot man who goes by the name Rory Cook. Her relationship with Cook was revealed when she posted a picture of her and Rory on her Instagram since May 2018. However, she has not revealed much about her relationship with Cook.
As of now, the couple has seen spending jolly time with each other and making every memory from being a crazy couple to a committed one. Sometimes Hughes shares her photos with her beau on her Instagram. On a recent note, they went on brunch on 29 October 2018 that reflected the comfort Carly and Rory has a couple.
Previously, Carly was rumored to be a lesbian but after she revealed her affair with Cook she didn’t address those rumors which ultimately faded away.
Carly Hughes’s Career
At first, Carly Hughes appeared in her elementary school production Robin Hood. After that, she acted is a few school roles such as in The Wiz as Dorothy, in Guys and Dolls as Sarah Brown and in Hello, Dolly! as Dolly Levi. She is known for her portrayal in movies, Playing Chicken: The Movie (2006), City Island (2009), and Pineapple (2008).
Later Hughes appeared in the Sky as Georgia Brown which is the Encores revival of Cabin. Likewise, she has won the prestigious award of Princess Grace Award for Acting and won Grammy Awards for the Best Musical Theatre Album. On Broadway shows, she played Velma Kelly in Chicago and in Pippin as The Leading, as well as in Beautiful as Lucille/Shirley of the Shirelle. Some of her eight Broadway credits include The Book of Mormon, Putnam Country Spelling Bee, Ghost, Ragtime, and The Grinch.
At regional theaters across the USA, Carly played a variety of TV shows for 14 years. Not only acting, but she was also a singer who has sung almost every song in the Lucky Stiff and Ahrens & Flaherty movie musical. Also, she has performed in the theater across the country.
In the year 2016, she made her debut on the television through the ABC’s series American Housewife. Besides, she played the leading character the daunting role of being the black lesbian character Angela. In the series, she garnered commercial applause making her fan favorite.
On Hell’s Kitchen Carly knitting aficionado loves cooking and lobster-lover as well as crafting in her leisure time. She had a minor role on Hell’s Kitchen where she was not cooking. Nevertheless, Hughes’s Instagram is where the party’s at. There her amazing meals and nifty DIY projects on the platform.
Her Mother is a Cancer Survivor
Hughes comes from a large family where her mother is one of eight children and her father is one of seven children. Similarly, her mother’s father was an American soldier who fought in World War II and her mother is a fighter too. Carly’s mom suffered from breast cancer, luckily she was cured of the deadly disease on March 8, 2019.