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Chaz Bono is an American writer well known for his LGBTQ+ activism. He is the son of Cher and Sonny Bono of the pop duo Sonny & Cher, stars of a TV variety show, on which the young child often appeared. Sonny and Cher named Chaz after the film 'Chastity.' In the movie, which was produced by Sonny, Cher (in her first solo role in a feature film) played a bisexual woman.
Chaz Bono -weight loss- is a trans man and has spent most of his life advocating for LGBTQ+ rights. He transitioned from several years of identifying as a lesbian to transgender man, with the gender transition done between 2008 and 2010. He has also had a career as an actor in various films and television shows. And he is a singer and a writer too. As a person who has worked in music, acting, and activism, he has made quite a significant amount of money in his life. Let's get to know his current net worth.
As of April 2020, Chaz Bono possesses an estimated net worth of $800,000. This net worth comes from Chaz Bono's years of work as a writer, musician, actor, and LGBTQ+ rights activist.
Chaz Bono possesses an estimated net worth of $800,000.
As an author, Chaz Bono has written books on the people of LGBTQ+ groups to come out to identify as one of them. Two of her books are based on this: 'Family Outing: A Guide to the Coming Out Process for Gays, Lesbians, and Their Families (1998)' and 'The End of Innocence (2003).' 'A Guide to the Coming Out Process for Gays, Lesbians, and Their Families' includes his coming-out account, and 'The End of Innocence' discusses his outing, music career, and partner Joan's death from non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
As an actor, Chaz Bono has starred in films like 'Bars Girls,' 'Fronterz,' 'Dirty,' '3 from Hell.' He has also made television appearance like in 'The Sonny & Cher Comedy Hour,' 'Cher,' 'Ellen,' 'The Secret Life of the American Teenager,' 'The Bold and the Beautiful,' and 'American Horror Story: Roanoke.'
Chaz also had a music career. When he was still going by his female identity of Chastity in 1993, he was in a band named 'Ceremony.' Their first and only album, 'Hang Out Your Poetry', was characterized by its "stripped down" sound, featuring no synthesizers and no digital manipulation of any kind.
Chaz Bono was born in Los Angeles, California, on March 4, 1969. As already mentioned, he was the only child of Cher and Sonny Bono, and he was born as a girl. For many years, Chaz identified as a girl before changing his gender from woman to man.
Young Chaz Bono with his partner Shara Mathes.
At the age of 18, Chaz Bono revealed to his parents that he was a lesbian. In 'Family Outing,' he wrote, "As a child, I always felt there was something different about me. I'd look at other girls my age and feel perplexed by their obvious interest in the latest fashion, which boy in class was the cutest, and who looked the most like cover girl Christie Brinkley. When I was 13, I finally found a name for exactly how I was different. I realized I was gay."
We last updated you guys with Chaz Bono's net worth back in 2020. So, what happened in 2021, and how rich is he as of 2022. Although there is not much information available on his fortune as of 2021, as of now, he holds an estimated net worth of $1 million, according to The Wealth Records.
It seems Chaz, who had it hard during her teenage days, is doing great financially. Talking about his sexuality, as mentioned in The Sun, despite his mom being a gay icon, Chaz's mother initially flipped when Chastity revealed she was a lesbian. In addition to that, he also faced other problems in his early days.
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