About E. L. James
It has been reported that the overall size of E. L. James net worth is as high as 80 million dollars, as of right now. However, there are some other sources too which have stated that E. L. James net worth is a little bit lower now and reaches 60 million dollars. E. L .James has earned her net worth and her fame because of his career as a writer and author. She is also the one who has written the best selling book called “Fifty Shades of Grey”, which was turned into a film, too. She created the whole trilogy of this book, as she has written two more parts to it, called “Fifty Shades Darker” and “Fifty Shades Freed”. The sales of these books have also increased the total estimate of E. L. James net worth.
All three combined, they have sold more than 70 million copies all around the world. 35 million copies out of this number were sold in the United States alone. In addition, the sales of these book series set the record in the United Kingdom as it became the fastest selling book in the country. In 2012, E. L. James was named as one of the World’s 100 Most Influential People by Time magazine.
The author was born in 1963 in London, England. She is of mixed origin, as her mother is from Chile and her father is from Scotland. E. L. James grew up in Buckinghamshire. E. L. James was studying at a grammar school for girls. After graduation, E. L. James got enrolled into the University of Kent in South East England, where she was a student of History. After graduation, E. L. James was working for some time at the National Film and Television School in Beaconsfield, where she was hired as a studio manager’s assistant.
Today, she is mostly known as a writer, and this career has also served as the main source of E. L. James net worth. As a writer, she is mostly known for her book series of Fifty Shades. The author herself has stated that she did not imagine that the book would become so famous all around the world. She started to write books in 2009. Before that, she was also writing on FanFiction.net. In 2013, her name was included in the list of the highest-earning authors, which was compiled by Forbes. Thus, writing has added up to the overall amount of E. L. James net worth too.