Betty Jane Bassett was a social worker and celebrity parent who had been in the limelight. She has been best known for her popular daughter.

Betty was the mother of the popular actress Angela Bassett. Moreover, Betty had two daughters.

Betty Jane Bassett Had A Two Daughters

The social worker was a married woman and a mother of two daughters. Betty married Daniel Benjamin Bassett, a civil servant, and preacher’s son, in the mid-1950s. Later, she gave birth to their first child, a daughter named Angela, on August 16, 1958, in New York, the U.S.

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Betty gave her daughter the name of Bassett in honor of her aunt Evelyn. After ten years of Angela’s birth, in 1958, she became pregnant and gave birth to her second child, daughter D’nette Bassett.

However, she sent her daughters to her sister-in-law, Golden, in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, due to frequent struggles with a husband.

Late Betty Jane Bassett with her daughter, Angela Bassett
Late Betty Jane Bassett with her daughter, Angela Bassett
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Meantime, Angela became so frustrated that she said that “the pregnancy only made things harder.” Golden takes good care of Betty’s daughters. Subsequently, Betty divorced Daniel, and after that, she picked up her daughters and shifted along with her sister to St. Petersburg, Florida, U.S.

After the divorce, Daniel married another woman in the U.S. In time, Betty met her ex-husband’s daughter of his first marriage, Jean, at her mother’s funeral.

She raised her two daughters alone and showed them a prestigious way. Now, her daughter also had children and guided the same path Betty led them.

How Much Do Social Worker Betty Jane Bassett Earns?

Talking about Betty’s fortunes, Betty is a social worker. She hasn’t been involved in any profession. According to our research, she earns around $3000 annually as a social worker and $250 per month.

Moreover, she had struggled with financial stuff during her working days, so there is not much information about her net worth in the sources.

On the other hand, her daughter is a millionaire and has the luxury of being an artist. So, How Rich is Betty’s daughter? Well, let’s talk briefly about Angela Bassett’s fortunes.

Bassett is one of the most famous actresses in the world. Her sensational acts have earned huge popularity as well as hard cash.

Angela Bassett house interior
Angela Bassett house interior
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Angela has done more than 40 movies & TV series, including the most awaited Marvel movie Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, Black Panther, Avengers: Endgame, and Bumblebee.

Besides films, she has also directed and produced several movies from which she has earned a considerable amount of money. As of 2024, the actress amassed a whooping net worth of $25 million.

Likewise, she has invested her money into different business ventures which she hasn’t divulged yet. However, we have info regarding her several real estate deals, including a Hancock Park property.

Angela asked for a price of $6 million for the mansion which is almost 5,000 square feet of living space, an extensive outdoor area, and a gourmet kitchen.

Betty Jane Bassett’s Daughter Angela Bassett

Angela Evelyn Bassett, aka, Angela Bassett is an American actress, director, and producer. Moreover, she is also a winner of several awards, including the Black Reel Awards, NAACP Awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards, and Golden Globe Awards.

Likewise, she is perhaps well known for her portrayal in biopics, starring historical personalities such as Betty Shabazz.

After graduating from Yale University in the 1980s, Bassett began to pursue her dream as an actress by working in minor roles, including Reva Styles in the 1991 American drama movie Boyz n the Hood.

After struggling for years and years she eventually had her breakthrough role as singer Tina Turner in the biographical movie What’s Love Got to Do with it.

Actress Angela Bassett
Actress Angela Bassett
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Consequently, she received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress. After on, she became a star and starred in numerous popular films, including Amanda Waller in Green Lantern, Betty Shabazz in Malcolm X, and Panther.

Moreover, her other notable movies include Black Panther, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, and Waiting to Exhale.

Angela received a nomination for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie for her role in Rosa Parks in The Rosa Parks Story. In addition, she won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Cast in a Motion Picture in a Black Panther.

Know More About The Most Awaited Marvel Movie “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever”

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever is an American Marvel Comics-based superhero movie. Moreover, the movie is also the final movie of Marvel Phase 4.

Additionally, the famous director and screenwriter, Ryan Coogler directed and wrote the movie. Following the segment, Marvel Studios produced it and Disney Studios will distribute it.

Furthermore, the movie is the sequel to the Black Panther and will be the 30th superhero movie in MCU. Moreover, the movie stars are Letitia Wright, Lupita Nynong’o, Michaela Coel, Dominique Throne, Martin Freeman, Florence Kasumba, and Tenoch Huerta.

In the movie, the Wakandans will fight to protect their land nation Wakanda in the wake of the late King T’Challa’s.

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Teaser Poster
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Teaser Poster
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Marvel made sure of the Black Panther sequel in the future. Reportedly, director Ryan returned to direct the movie and Marvel Studios officially announced the sequel unfolding in 2019.

However, after the sudden news of the Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman’s death, Marvel gave a tribute and changed the plan in August 2020.

Marvel confirmed the appearance of the Black Panther stars in the movie in May 2021. As for Marvel Studios, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever was released on November 11, 2022, worldwide as the final MCU movie of phase 4.

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