=8) Angela Bassett – Net Worth: $20 Million
This American actress earned nominations for her roles in movies like “Meet the Browns” and “Jumping the Broom.” She won awards for her performances in “How Stella Got Her Groove Back” and “Music of the Heart.”
7) Vanessa L. Williams – Net Worth: $28 Million
This American actress is also a singer, producer and former fashion model. Her first major film role was as the female lead in the movie “Eraser.” She has acted in movies like “Dance With Me” and “Soul Food.” He television credits include Desperate Housewives. In 1983, she became the first African-American to win the Miss America.