Erika Leonard, better known by the pen name E L James, is the British author of the bestselling erotic romance novels trilogy Fifty Shades of Grey, Fifty Shades Darker, and Fifty Shades Freed.
E.L. James Net Worth Forbes Total Income/Salary
Born: March 7, 1963 (age 50), London, United Kingdom
E.L. James Net Worth Forbes Total Income/Salary Monthly Yearly & Earning Per Day Week:
- Earnings: $95 M As of June 2013
Source of Wealth: Publishing
Residence: London, United Kingdom
Marital Status: Married
- With Fifty Shades of Grey, James showed that hit books can come from anywhere, even the much-derided world of fan fiction. Her trilogy has sold 70 million copies worldwide, many of them electronically as moms secretly read the racy books on their Kindles. The first book has been optioned for a movie and has found a director in Nowhere Boy’s Sam Taylor-Johnson.