Update Celebrity Biography, Entertainment Gossip & More

What is Sigourney Weaver Net Worth? Who is Her Husband?

What is Sigourney Weaver Net Worth? Who is Her Husband?

Facts of Sigourney Weaver

Full Name: Sigourney Weaver
Birth Date: October 8, 1949
Age: 72 years
Gender: Female
Profession: Actress
Horoscope: Libra
Height: 5 feet 0 inches (1.52m)
HusbandJim Simpson
Net Worth$50 million dollar
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorLight brown
Body Size33-24-35 inches
Birth PlaceManhattan, New York City
EducationSarah Lawrence College Stanford University (BA) Yale University (MFA)
FatherSylvester L. Weaver
MotherElizabeth Inglis
KidsCharlotte Simpson
View more / View less Facts of Sigourney Weaver

American actress, Sigourney Weaver is famous as Ellen Ripley in the Alien franchise. Moreover, she also starred in other films like ”Ghost Busters” and “Working Girl”.

What is the Age of Sigourney Weaver?

Sigourney Weaver was born on 8 October 1949, in Manhattan, New York City. Her full name is Susan Alexandra Weaver. She is currently 69 years old while her star sign is Libra. Weaver was born to  Sylvester L. Weaver Jr.(father) and Elizabeth Inglis(mother).

She has an American nationality and her ethnicity is white (English, Scottish, and Dutch). Weaver’s father was a TV producer and her mother was an actress.

Educational Background

Regarding her education, she studied at Ethel Walker School in Connecticut where completed her schooling. After that, she studied at Chapin School. Later she went to the Brearley School in 1961. During her school days, she was bullied by her friends because of her tall height.

Besides, she also attended Sarah Lawrence College in Israel. And she graduated from Stanford University with a B.A. in English. In the year 1974, she completed her master’s degree in Fine Arts from Yale University School of Drama.

Awards & Achievements

Weaver is a successful actress who has played some outstanding roles in her career. She has won four nominations for the Academy Awards. Likewise, Weaver has also been nominated for three BAFTA awards out of which she has won one award for Best Supporting Actress for The Ice Storm in 1997.

Again in the year 1988, Weaver won Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress for the movie Working Girl. And Best Actress in supporting role for film Gorillas in the Mist. In 2002, Weaver has received the Glamor Woman of the Year Award and Glamour Award for Icons 2016.

What is the Net Worth Of Sigourney Weaver?

The American actress has worked in many movies and television series. She has earned a good amount of money from her work. As of 2019, Sigourney Weaver has a net worth of around $50 million. In 1986, she built a house in Adirondack Mountain lake for which she spent $140,000, according to the Watertown Daily Times.

Furthermore, Weaver has worked in several hit movies that have made an impressive collection of money in the Box Office. From which she received a good amount of money.

Sigourney Relationship with her Husband

Talking about the personal life of Weaver, the actress is a married woman.  She is married to stage director Jim Simpson. Her husband is six years younger than her and they got married on October 1, 1984.

Sigourney Weaver
Caption: Sigourney Weaver with her husband (Source: Zimbio)

The couple has one daughter and her name is Charlotte Simpson. As of now, Weaver is living a happy married life with her husband and daughter in New York City.

Past relationships

Previously, Weaver was in a relationship with a local reporter Aaron Latham in 1967.

Body Measurements (Height/Weight)

The 69 old American actress has a height of 5 feet. Weaver has brown color eyes with light brown color hair. While her body measurement is 33-24-35 inches.

Professional Career

  • At the beginning of her career, Weaver appeared in the movie  Annie Hall in a minor role opposite Allen.
  • There she played along with Woody Allen. After this, she played the role of Warrant Officer, Ellen Ripley in the blockbuster movie Alien in 1979.
  • The earned a blockbuster hit and spawned three sequels. There she reprised her role.
  • In the year 1998, she was cast in the movie Gorillas in the Mist and in Working Girl.
  • For which she received a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress for Gorillas in the Mist. Followed by receiving an award for Best Supporting Actress in Working Girl.
  • She then played small roles in some of the other movies like  Jeffrey and The Ice Storm for which she won the Golden Globe nomination and won a BAFTA Award.
  • The American version of the series Planet Earth was narrated by Weaver.
  • She is also the voice actor and has provided her voice for many animated movies such as Pixar’s and Disney’s Wall-E.
Sigourney Weaver
Caption: Sigourney Weaver, American actress (Source: Zimbio)
  • In 2009, Weaver along with Director James Cameron made a movie titled Avatar.
  • In this movie, Weaver appeared as Dr. Grace Augustine, leader of the AVTR (avatar) program.
  • Following the next year in 2010, Weaver featured in the Spanish film titled Red Lights for which she was honored at the 2010 Scream Awards.
  • After that in 2015, Weaver played the role of Alexandra Reid, the female antagonist in the movie The Defenders.
  • After working in Gorillas in the Mist, Weaver has become an honorary chairwoman of The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund.
  • She was honored by the Explorers Club f0r her environmental work.