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Soleil Moon Frye Net Worth – From Child Actress to Author

For those who are curious about Soleil Moon Frye net worth, you will read about this beautiful actress on this page.

Thus, how rich is she right now from being an actress, director, and author?


Stage Name Soleil Moon Frye 
Legal Name Soleil Moon Frye
Date of Birth      August 06th, 1976.
Gender Female
Height 5.1 ft (155 cm)
Soleil Moon Frye Net Worth      $10 million
Profession actress, movie director, screenwriter, producer, and author     
Nationality United States of America

Profile of Soleil Moon Frye

Soleil Moon Frye net worth

Soleil Moon Frye is an American actress, movie director, screenwriter, producer, and author. Initially, she started entering the entertainment industry in 1984.

Also, she was two years old at that time and became a child actor.

Then, during that year, Soleil played the main character in the NBC Sitcom titled “Punky Brewster”. Unfortunately, the tv show earned low ratings consistently.

However, the Punky character became a hit with kids. Subsequently, NBC continued the show for two more seasons.

After Punky Brewster is done, Frye continued her career in the industry. She appeared on some TV shows as a guest and played a supporting role in movies.

During his school period, the late 90s, Frye began to direct her first film.

The first film is called “Wild Horses” released in 1998. After that, Soleil Moon Frye got back to the acting world. Likewise, she joined the cast of a sitcom.

Then, the title of the sitcom is “Sabrina the Teenage Witch”, which was on WB Channel.

In this era of the entertainment industry, a lot of people know Soleil Moon Frye for her Books and Host.

For instance, “Happy Chaos: From Punky to Parenting and My Perfectly Imperfect Adventures in Between” became her initial book that was released in 2011.

Moreover, Frye hosted a show called Home Made Simple on Oprah Winfrey Network until 2014.

  • Legal Name & Stage Name: Soleil Moon Frye
  • Date of Birth: On August 06th, 1976.
  • Gender & Height: Female, 5.1 feet (155 cm)
  • Nationality: United States of America
  • What is Soleil Moon Frye Best Known For?
    • Many people know Soleil Moon Frye for her acting career since the 90s. Besides, the Punky Brewster was the main reason why she is popular until now.
    • Some people also know her because of her latest’s hosting and authoring career.

Young Life of Soleil Moon Frye

Frye was born on August 6th, 1976. Her parents are Virgil Frye who was an actor and Sondra Peluce who was a talent agent.

Furthermore, Soleil Moon Frye has two brothers. They are Sean Frye and Menno Peluce. When Frye was 2 years old, her parents divorced.

  • Education

In Los Feliz, Frye preferred studying at a private school. Then, she attended a professional school in San Fernando Valley in Burbank.

  • Personal Life

When Frye was a teenager, she suffered from gigantomastia which is a rare disease related to the breast.

Therefore, she underwent surgery when she was almost 16 years old.

In addition, Soleil Moon Frye married Jason Goldberg who was a TV producer. After that, they have four children from their marriage.

In 2008, the couple decided to renew their marriage vows with a ceremony. After being married for about 22 years, they divorced in December of 2020.

Soleil Moon Frye’s Career

Soleil Moon Frye net worth mostly comes from the entertainment career. She was an actress, director, producer, and author.

Soleil Moon Frye as Child Actor

As a child actor, Frye played in a 1982’s TV Movie. The title is “Missing Children: A Mother’s Story. Then, she got a supporting role in another TV movie titled “Who Will Love My Children?”.

The NBC sitcom “Punky Brewster” was her first main role on Television. The sitcom premiered in 1984 and the Punky Brewster character was a hit among children.

Eventually, NBC stopped it after its first season. Even though the sitcom is done, Frye was still so popular.

Thereupon, the head of programming decided to begin “Punky Brewster Season 2”. Besides, she actively appeared in several events.

After that, NBC dropped the show and was quickly picked up by Columbia Pictures Television to air Punky Brewster for two more seasons.

Moreover, Frye played a role after that sitcom and appeared in a lot of shows throughout the years. Therefore, being a child actor is the main earnings of Soleil Moon Frye net worth.

  • Awards and Nominations

According to data, Soleil Moon Frye has appeared in over 40 titles of TV Shows and films. Subsequently, she has a collection of awards for her acting skills and performance in the industry.

  • 1985. Nominated as the Best Young Actress in a TV Comedy Series (Punky Brewster)
  • 1986. Won the Best Young Actress in a TV Series (Punky Brewster)
  • 1988. Nominated as the Best Young Female Superstar in Television (Punky Brewster)
  • 1989. Nominated as the Best Young Actress in a Syndicated Family Comedy, Drama, or Special as a guest star
  • 1989. Won Best Young Actress – Voice Over Role
  • 2004. Best Documentary

Soleil Moon Frye Net Worth

Even though this actress is not a child anymore, her wealth is still quite high. Furthermore, Soleil Moon Frye net worth is about $10 million in the year 2022.

Businesses and Estate

Besides being an author and actress, Soleil Moon Frye established a boutique. It is still in operation as an online business.

Meanwhile, she launched a party-planning book and hosted web series. Thus, that is where Soleil Moon Frye net worth mostly comes from.

Indeed, based on the news in Feb 2021, Soleil Moon Frye lists her mansion for about $6 million located in Hidden Hills California.

Also, she bought the mansion with Jason Goldberg, her husband. Therefore, they both list the property after the divorce.

Hence, the money would be split for both of them.

Earnings Detail

According to a Wiki article, Soleil moon frye net worth is at least $4 million per year. Hence, it is from the book royalties, guest appearances, and her acting performance.

Indeed, she makes money by writing and releasing a book, appearing on shows or events, and acting.

Additionally, every time her classic sitcom is being played on TVs today, she will get her earnings to fill up the Soleil Moon Frye net worth.

Is Soleil Moon Frye Out of Job?

Still, she is not retired from acting. Further, Frye has just finished a reboot project for her classic sitcom “Punky Brewster” for 10 episodes.

  • What Is Soleil Moon Frye Doing Now?

Besides acting and writing, she is actively involved in charity or social campaigns even though it does not affect Soleil Moon Frye net worth.

Moreover, she does this activity because she loves it. Eventually, Soleil Moon Frye net worth would still be growing.