Laurie Metcalf, the first lady of American theater, is an American actress who has graced our lives on television with countless performances over the past four decades. She is perhaps best known for her portrayal of Jacqueline “Jackie” Harris in the television series Roseanne (1988). She received three Primetime Emmy Awards for her performance on the series, as well as nominations for two Golden Globes and an Academy Award. Today we are going to reveal Laurie Metcalf’s net worth as a Roseanne cast member, so stay tuned.
|celebrated name:||Laurie Metcalf|
|Real name/Full name:||Laura Elizabeth Metcalf|
|Age:||67 years old|
|Date of birth:||June 16, 1955|
|Birthplace:||Carbondale, Illinois, USA|
|Height:||5 ft 6.5 in|
|Sexual orientation:||Straight ahead|
|Husband/husband (name):||Divorced Jeff Perry 1986, Divorced Matt Roth 2014|
|Children/children (son and daughter):||Yes (Zoe Perry, Will, Mae Akins)|
|Is Laurie Metcalf lesbian/gay?:||NO|
|Net worth in 2022:||$18 million|
Laurie Metcalf Biography
Laurie Metcalf is the daughter of James, an Edwardsville budget director of South Illinois University, and Libby, a librarian. She is the eldest of her two siblings, James and Linda. Metcalf was born in Carbondale, Illinois on June 16, 1955, but grew up in Edwardsville, Illinois. She received her undergraduate degree in 1976 from Illinois University. Before discovering her passion for theatre, she worked as a secretary in her early years.
Laurie Metcalf Age, Height, Weight
Laurie Metcalf was born on June 16, 1955 and is 67 years old as of 2022. Her height is 5’6.5″ and her weight is 57 kg.
Metcalf’s professional career began with the Steppenwolf Theater Company. She made her Broadway debut in Balm in Gilead, where she won the Obie Award for Best Actress and the Theater World Award for Best Broadway Debut.
She moved to New York in 2008 and started working in film and theater. She appeared in the Voice Lesson play in 2009 and after it was cancelled, she returned to Steppenwolf, where she appeared in ‘Detroit’. Metcalf has also appeared in the plays The Other Place, 2012 Long Day’s Journey into Night, 2013, The Other Place, 2013 Domesticated, 2017 A Doll’s House, Part 2, 2018, Three Tall Women, and Hillary and Clinton 2019.
Metcalf has also appeared in several films in roles ranging from small to large. Georgia Rule 2007, Stop-Loss 2008, Toy Story 123, Lady Bird 2017, and Toy Story 4 2019 are some of the most recent films she has appeared in.
She has appeared on dozens of TV shows, but her most recent appearances have been Portlandia in 2017, Playing House in 2017, The Accident Wolf in 2017, American Dad in 2018, Supergirl in 2019 and The Conners in 2018.
Laurie Metcalf Achievements and Awards
Laurie Metcalf has won numerous awards and has been nominated for numerous others. Her honors list includes three Prime Emmy Awards, two Tony Awards, the Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Lead Actress and the 2011 Obie Award for her performance.
She has also been nominated for an Academy Award, two Golden Globe Awards and eleven Prime Time Emmy Awards.
Laurie Metcalf’s Net Worth in 2022
The net worth of Laurie Metcalf is estimated to be about $18 million as of July 2022. It’s hard to believe, I know, given the number of TV shows, plays, and movies Metcalf has appeared in over the past two decades. Laurie Metcalf’s net worth has been boosted by her numerous appearances in plays, films and television shows. She has appeared in numerous movies and TV shows, including The Big Bang Theory, Desperate Housewives, Supergirl, American Dad, Toy Story 1234, and many others.
Laurie Metcalf’s net worth may not be reflected in the numbers provided here, but she is truly a remarkable actress. We hope to see more of her in the coming years, which we expect.
Laurie Metcalf Husband, Marriage
Metcalf has had two marriages and two divorces. Her first marriage was to Jeff Perry, with whom she had a daughter, Zoe Perry. In 1986 they divorced. She later married Matt Roth, with whom she had two sons named Will. They also have an adopted son named Donovan and a surrogate daughter named Mae Akins. Roth filed for divorce in 2014 and the divorce was finalized in 2015.