William Shatner Height Weight Age Net Worth

William Shatner

William Shatner
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Birth Date

March 22, 1931


91 years old



Sun Sign


Natural hair color

Salt and Pepper

Eye color



5 ft 9½ in | 177 cm

Net Worth

$100 Million


82 kg | 181 lbs

Shoe size

11 US | 44 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

William Shatner was born in Montréal, Québec, Canada, on March 22, 1931, is a Canadian actor.

Young William Shatner first started performing at the Stratford Shakespeare Festival in Stratford, Ontario (1954).

He made big screen debut in drama film The Butler's Night Off (1951) in role as Crook.

He got television debut in The Canadian Howdy Doody Show (1954) in role as Ranger Bob.

William's breakthrough performance came as Captain James T. Kirk of the USS Enterprise in the Star Trek franchise.

He landed his Broadway debut in a play "Tamburlaine the Great" (1956) in role as Usumcasane.

He released his debut album "The Transformed Man" in 1968.

William Shatner Height and Weight

How tall is William Shatner and what is his weight? William Shatner's height is 5' 9½" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 177 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 181 іn pоunds or 82 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

William Shatner Age

William Shatner is 91 years old.

William Shatner Net Worth

William Shatner net worth is around 100 million dollars.

Best Movies

He played James T. Kirk in first seven Star Trek films:

Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)

Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)

Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984)

Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986)

Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989)

Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)

Star Trek Generations (1994)

He was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Actor for his role as Rack Hansen in science fiction horror movie Kingdom of the Spiders (1977).

He was nominated for the Annie Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement for Voice Acting by a Male Performer in an Animated Feature Production for his voice role as Mayor Phlegmming in live-action animated buddy cop action comedy film Osmosis Jones (2001).

He was nominated for the Canadian Comedy Award for Film - Pretty Funny Male Performance for his role as Stan Fields in comedy film Miss Congeniality (2000).

The Intruder (1962) drama opposite Leo Gordon and Charles Beaumont

Big Bad Mama (1974) action crime comedy with Angie Dickinson and Tom Skerritt

The Devil's Rain (1975) horror opposite Ernest Borgnine and John Travolta

Kingdom of the Spiders (1977) science fiction horror opposite Tiffany Bolling and Woody Strode

Visiting Hours (1982) slasher with Michael Ironside and Lee Grant

Airplane II: The Sequel (1982) comedy opposite Robert Hays, Julie Hagerty and Lloyd Bridges

He voiced Ozzie in animated comedy movie Over the Hedge (2006).

Showtime (2002) buddy cop action comedy opposite Robert De Niro and Eddie Murphy

He voiced Kazar in animated adventure comedy film The Wild (2006).

He voiced General Shanker in animated comedy adventure science fiction film Escape from Planet Earth (2013).

He voiced Harvey Dent / Two-Face in animated superhero movie Batman vs. Two-Face (2017).

Best TV Shows

He played James T. Kirk in science fiction television series Star Trek: The Original Series (1966–1969).

He voiced James T. Kirk in NBC animated science fiction television series Star Trek: The Animated Series (1973-1974).

He won the Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television and the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for his role as Denny Crane in ABC legal comedy drama television series Boston Legal (2004–2008), also was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series.

He won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series for his role as Denny Crane in ABC legal drama television series The Practice (2004).

He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series for his role as The Big Giant Head in NBC sitcom 3rd Rock from the Sun (1999–2000).

He won the Saturn Award for Best Guest Performance in a Television Series for his role as Croatoan in supernatural drama television series Haven (2015).

He was nominated for the Canadian Screen Award for Best Performance in a Guest Role, Dramatic Series for his role as Mark Twain in drama series Murdoch Mysteries (2015) in episode "Marked Twain".

He played Sergeant Thomas Jefferson "T. J." Hooker in police drama television series T. J. Hooker (1982-1986).

TekWar (1994-1996) science fiction series in role as Walter H. Bascom

The Indian Detective (2017) crime comedy drama series in role as David Marlowe

He hosted the CBS informational docudrama television series Rescue 911 (1989–1996).


Attended Willingdon Elementary School and West Hill High School.

Graduated from McGill University Faculty of Management in Montreal (1952), with a Bachelor of Commerce degree.

Received an honorary Doctor of Letters from the New England Institute of Technology in 2018.

Has two sisters, Joy and Farla.

Has Ashkenazi Jewish ancestry.

Received a Star on Canada's Walk of Fame in Toronto, Ontario (2000).

Has written several Star Trek novels.

Speaks English and French fluently.

He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6901 Hollywood Boulevard in 1983.

He won the ACTRA Montreal Award of Excellence in 2003.

He won the Jules Verne Lifetime Achievement Award in 2007.

He was awarded the National Reining Horse Association Lifetime Achievement Award in the National Reining Horse Association Hall of Fame (2018).

He flew to space on Blue Origin's second sub-orbital human spaceflight, Blue Origin NS-18, on October 13, 2021.

Lives in Los Angeles, California, United States.


He dated Vera Montez (1994-1996), Angie Dickinson (1973-1974) and Nancy Kovack (1968-1969).

He was married to:

Elizabeth Shatner (2001-2019)

Nerine Kidd (1997-1999)

Marcy Lafferty (1973-1996)

Gloria Rand (1956-1969), they had three daughters: Leslie Carol Shatner, Lisabeth Shatner and Melanie Shatner

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