Laurie Metcalf Net Worth, Bio, Age, Height, Religion, Education, Family

Laurie Metcalf Net Worth, Bio, Age, Height, Religion, Education, Family

Laurie Metcalf Net Worth and Salary

Laurie Metcalf net worth is estimated to be $21 million and she earns over $4 million as salary annually and her net worth accumulated due to the success in her career as an actress and for starring in movies such as Dear God and Toy Story.

Who is Laurie Metcalf?

Laurie Metcalf is an American actress and she is famously known for her role as Amy Wallace in the 1990 movie Internal Affairs and as Marion McPherson in the 2017 movie Lady Bird and she has also starred in other movies and television series such as Duckman, Steel City and Runaway Bride.

Biography and Education

Laurie Metcalf was born Laura Elizabeth Metcalf on the 16th of June, 1955 in Carbondale, Illinois, United States and she grew up with two siblings, she was raised in Edwardsville, Illinois by her father, James Metcalf, a budget director at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville and mother, Libby Metcalf, a librarian.

Laurie Metcalf attended Illinois State University and earned her Bachelor of Arts in Theatre in 1976 and it was while at this University that she began her acting career.

Movies and Career

Laurie Metcalf has starred in Theatre plays such as The Glass Menagerie in 1979, Balm in Gilead in 1981, Coyote Ugly in 1985, You Can’t Take it with You from 1985 to 1986, Bodies, Rest and Motion from 1986 to 1987, Educating Rita in 1987, My Thing of Love in 1992, Libra in 1994, All My Sons in 2001, Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune in 2004, The Quality of Life in 2007, November and The Quality of Life in 2008, Voice Lessons and Brighton Beach Memoirs in 2009, A Lie of the Mind and Detroit in 2010, The Other Place and Voice Lessons in 2011, Long Day’s Journey into Night in 2012, The Other Place in 2013, Domesticated from 2013 to 2014, All my sons in 2015, Misery from 2015 to 2016, A Doll’s House, Part 2 in 2017, Three Tall Women in 2018, Hillary and Clinton in 2019, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? In 2020 and many more.

She has also starred in movies such as; A Wedding in 1978, Desperately seeking Susan in 1985, Making Mr. Right in 1987, Candy Mountain, Stars and Bars, The Appointments of Dennis Jennings and Miles from Home in 1988, Uncle Buck in 1989, Internal Affairs and Pacific Heights in 1990, JFK in 1991, Mistress in 1992, A Dangerous Woman in 1993, The Secret Life of Houses and Blink in 1994, Leaving Las Vegas and Toy Story in 1995, Dear God in 1996, U Turn, Chicago Cab and Scream 2 in 1997, Bulworth in 1998, Runaway Bride and Toy Story 2 in 1999, Timecode in 2000, Treasure Planet in 2002, Fun with Dick and Jane in 2005, Steel City and beer League in 2006, Meet the Robinsons and Georgia Rule in 2007, Stop-Loss in 2008, Toy Story 3 in 2010, Lady Bird in 2017, Toy Story 4 in 2019 and many more.

She has also starred in television series and shows such as; Saturday Night Live in 1981, The Execution of Raymond Graham in 1985, The Equalizer in 1986, Saturday Night Live in 1988, The Jackie Thomas Show in 1992, Duckman from 1995 to 1996, King of the Hill, The Eddie Files, Life with Louie and Dharma & Greg in 1997, Always Outnumbered, The Long Island Incident and 3rd Rock from the Sun in 1998, Balloon Farm in 1999, The Norm Show from 1999 to 2001, God, the Devil and Bob from 2000 to 2011, Two Families in 2002, Phil at the Gate and Charlie Lawrence in 2003, Malcolm in the middle, Frasier and Absolutely Fabulous in 2004, Without a Trace in 2005, Monk, Grey’s Anatomy and Desperate Housewives in 2006, Raines in 2007, The Farm in 2009, The McCarthys from 2014 to 2015, Playing House in 2017, American Dad! and Supergirl in 2018 and many more.

Height, Weight and Personal Looks

Laurie Metcalf stands at a height of 5ft 7inches, she weighs 69kg, she is fair in complexion, has brown hair color and brown eye color.

Nationality and Ethnicity

Metcalf is of American nationality and white ethnicity.


Laurie Metcalf was born to a father named James Metcalf and a mother named Libby Metcalf and she grew up with two siblings, who are a brother named James Metcalf and a sister named Linda Metcalf and she has sons named Donovan Roth and Will Theron Roth and two daughters named Zoe Perry and Mae Akins.

Husband / Spouse / Partners

Laurie Metcalf was married to Jeff Perry, from 1983 to 1992 and she later married actor Matt Roth and they were married from 2005 to 2014.

House Location

Laurie Metcalf and her family currently reside in New York and Los Angeles, California, United State of America.

Nationality and Ethnicity

Laurie Metcalf is of American nationality and white ethnicity.


Laurie Metcalf was raised in a Christian household; therefore she is a Christian by religion and faith.

Zodiac Sign and Birthday

Laurie Metcalf was born on the 16th of June, 1955, therefore her zodiac sign is Gemini and she celebrates her birthday on the 16th of June each year.

Real Name

Laurie Metcalf’s real name or full name is Laura Elizabeth Metcalf.

Controversies, rumors and legal issues

Since coming to fame in 1974, Metcalf hasn’t been linked to any known controversy, rumors and legal issues.

Social Media Presence

Metcalf has been active on social media for some years, as of recent, she has accumulated over 60,000 Twitter followers and she is also active on a host of other social media networks.

Awards and Nominations

Laurie Metcalf has been nominated for 1 Academy Award, she has been nominated for 3 Golden Globe Awards, she has won 3 Primetime Emmy Awards and nominated for 11, she has been nominated for 2 Tony Awards and nominated for 5 and over the years, she has won many more and also got nominated for many more awards.

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