Priscilla Presley is perhaps best known for marrying Elvis Presley when she was 21 years old. After their divorce in 1973, she continued to participate in films, television shows and started her own business ventures.
After her ex-husband of rock and roll died, she never remarried, but had other romances, including a long-term relationship with Marco Garibaldi. These days, Presley runs his own mini empire and continues to be successful. Here's an idea of her net worth and how she makes her money.
Background for the relationship between Priscilla and Elvis
Elvis and Priscilla were married in 1967 and have one daughter, Lisa Marie, in 1968. He died in 1977 at his Graceland estate, four years after his divorce from Priscilla. The two remained friendly, but in the divorce, she received half of the proceeds from their shared properties, some of his royalties, maintenance and cash settlement of $ 725.00. After Elvis's death until 1979, Priscilla Presley was considered the trustee of her estate after the passing of Vernon Presley, Elvis's father.
This put her in a position to manage the trusts left behind by daughter Lisa Marie, who later ran into financial difficulties leading to bankruptcy.
She Turned Elvis Manor into a Money Producer
created Elvis Presley Enterprises (EPE) with the help of reliable advisors. She
creating merchandising, posting and licensing deals, including conversion
Graceland in a thriving tourist destination. The majority stake was sold by
her daughter Lisa Marie, but Priscilla retains 15% of EPE in vocabulary
In 2017, she opened a $ 45 million attraction in Graceland
which features an Elvis exhibit, car display, restaurants, theater and
more according to
Associated Press . In 2016, a $ 90 million hotel was added with
first-class amenities designed to attract tourists who are willing to spend big money
hang in Graceland. It continues to generate millions of dollars each
Priscilla Presley also had her own endeavors
Not all Presley endeavors are bound in Graceland. She
established herself as an actress in television and film, working on projects such as Dallas ,
The Naked Gun theater plays and most recently, Hallmark
Channel Wedding in Graceland . She also started her own fashion
and perfume brands over the years.
Priscilla and Lisa-Marie are trying to produce a biop
about Elvis' life with Baz Luhrmann, but recent reports say that mother
and daughter collide.
Priscilla Presley earns a large portion of her income through Graceland's efforts According to Celebrity Net Worth, its net worth is estimated at $ 50 million, while The Richest ranks it much higher at $ 150 million.
With Elvis' new film project in the works, she and daughter Lisa Marie are expected to receive some of the profits from the feature film.