"Behind every great daughter is a truly amazing dad." Mercedes Kilmer is the sole evidence of the saying. Growing up in a family full of artists, Mercedes also inherits family heredity, especially her dad Val Kilmer.
She is well known under the name of her actor parents and brother. However, Mercedes has made her separate identity working in Pretty face, and There is no gravity. Also, she is renowned as the singer of a blues band.
The daughter of superstar Val Kilmer and Joanne Whalley, Mercedes was born on 29 October 1991 and raised in Sante Fe, NM along with her actor brother Jack Kilmer. She has a height of 5' 4" (1.63 m).
As of now, her age is only 28, but she has reached the height in her career.
Being born as a daughter of a superstar, many might contemplate her success with her father’s hand, but it wasn’t her parent's fame that made her renowned in the industry, in fact, it is her hard work and dedication in her job. Her amazing performance in the movies like Pretty face, Ingrid including There is no gravity, she is considered as a reputed actress. Furthermore, she has also started a talented actress as she is astonishing in both her singing and acting career.
The Prettyface actress made a debut in the 2013 short film Pool Party, and since then, she has been contributing her remarkable talents in the industry.
Mercedes family are the renowned faces in Hollywood. Her family includes 4 Hollywood stars.
Her father, Val Edward Kilmer is a successful superstar from the 80s and 90s who entered into the media field in his early teenage years in 1984 with a movie Top Secret. His major hit movies are Top Gun from 1986, Oliver Stone’s The Doors in 1991( played as Jim Morrison), True Romance in 1993.
Mercedes had a hard time during her childhood. Her parents got split in1995 because of their contrasting differences.
Her dad's life journey also hasn’t always been a pleasure. He met a huge hindrance when he was diagnosed with throat cancer around 2015. Cancer led him to reduce his voice and would sometimes run out of breathing.
Family: Vel Kilmer with daughter Mercedes and son Jack (photo: hollywoodreporter.com)
Is Mercedes Dating Anyone?
Mercedes is blessed with everything one would desire for. She is talented, smart, and beautiful. The only thing she is bothered in her good looks is a scar she had on her leg when she met an accident in 2015, the same year her father was diagnosed and hence were hospitalized in the same hospital. Apart from that, her good appearance is enough to attract any guy.
Mercedes yet has not gushed about the lucky guy whom she is dating. She preferred not to disclose her relationships to the public. Since she also hasn’t posted anything that could resemble regarding her dating life, it is still a mystery as to if Mercedes is single or dating secretly in 2019.
Seeing her success in Hollywood, she probably might have a net worth in thousands or millions figure. The average salary provided to actors playing in the movies and shows without concerning their size in the role is $50,529 per year. With her involvement in the entertainment industry, it seems like she probably rakes above-average salary.
As for her father, being the legend actor, he is estimated to have a bulk net worth of $25million.