Tom Skerritt Height Weight Age Net Worth

Tom Skerritt

Tom Skerritt
Photo: Gage Skidmore / Wikimedia Commons / CC BY-SA 2.0

Birth Date

August 25, 1933


89 years old


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color


Eye color



5 ft 11 in | 180.5 cm

Net Worth

$8 Million


80 kg | 176 lbs

Shoe size

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Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Thomas Roy Skerritt was born in Detroit, Michigan, United States, on August 25, 1933, is an American actor.

Young Tom Skerritt first started performing in UCLA production of "The Rainmaker".

He made his big screen debut in war film War Hunt (1962) in role as Sergeant Stan Showalter.

He got his television debut in ABC drama series Combat! (1962-1967) in role as Soldier (uncredited) / Glinski (uncredited) / Hicks / Burke / Sergeant Decker.

Tom's breakthrough performance came as Captain Augustus Bedford "Duke" Forrest in black comedy war film M*A*S*H (1970).

Tom Skerritt Height and Weight

How tall is Tom Skerritt and what is his weight? Tom Skerritt's height is 5' 11" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 180.5 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 176 іn pоunds or 80 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Tom Skerritt Age

Tom Skerritt is 89 years old.

Tom Skerritt Net Worth

Tom Skerritt net worth is around 8 million dollars.

Best Movies

He was nominated for the Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Supporting Actor — Drama for his role as David Drumlin in science fiction drama film Contact (1997).

He won the DVD Exclusive Award for Best Audio Commentary (New for DVD) (for reissue – Alien Quadrilogy) for his role as Captain Arthur Dallas in science fiction horror movie Alien (1979).

He was nominated for the Genie Award fof Best Performance by a Foreign Actor for his role as Walter Reamer in melodrama film Silence of the North (1981).

He won the National Board of Review Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Wayne Rodgers in drama film The Turning Point (1977).

He won the Western Heritage Award for Television Feature Film for his role as Sam Houston in Western film Two for Texas (1998).

Thieves Like Us (1974) crime drama with Keith Carradine and Shelley Duvall

Up in Smoke (1978) comedy opposite Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong

The Dead Zone (1983) science fiction thriller with Christopher Walken and Brooke Adams

Top Gun (1986) action drama opposite Tom Cruise and Kelly McGillis

The Rookie (1990) buddy cop action with Clint Eastwood and Charlie Sheen

A River Runs Through It (1992) drama opposite Craig Sheffer and Brad Pitt

Tears of the Sun (2003) action thriller with Bruce Willis and Monica Bellucci

East of the Mountains (2021) drama opposite Mira Sorvino and Wally Dalton

Best TV Shows

He won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for his role as Sheriff Jimmy Brock in CBS family drama television series Picket Fences (1992-1996).

He won the Saturn Award for Best Guest Starring Role on Television for his role as Jimmy Ford in TNT action crime drama television series Leverage (2010).

Ryan's Four (1983) medical drama series in role as Dr. Thomas Ryan

Cheers (1987-1988) NBC sitcom in role as Evan Drake

The Hunt for the Unicorn Killer (1999) NBC miniseries in role as Fred Maddux

The Grid (2004) TNT miniseries in role as CIA Deputy Director Acton Sandman

Category 7: The End of the World (2005) CBS miniseries in role as Colonel Mike Davis

Brothers & Sisters (2006-2008) ABC family drama series in role as William Walker

The Trojan Horse (2008) CBC miniseries in role as President Stanfield


Graduated from Mackenzie High School (1951).

Studied at Wayne State University and University of California, Los Angeles.

He is youngest of three children.

He served as a classifications specialist in the United States Air Force.

He is founder and chairman of digital media company, Heyou Media.

He voiced Arthur Dallas in video game Alien: Isolation (2014)

Lives in Lake Washington in suburban Seattle, Washington and on Lopez Island in San Juan Islands.


He married Julie Tokashiki in 1996, they have one daughter, Emi.

He was married to:

Sue Oran (1977-1992) they have one son, Colin

Charlotte Shanks (1957-1972) they have one daughter, Erin and two sons: Andy, Matt

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