Kathy Bates Height Weight Body Measurements Age Net Worth

Kathy Bates

Kathy Bates
Photo: Gage Skidmore from Peoria, AZ, United States of America / Wikimedia Commons / CC BY-SA 2.0

Birth Date

June 28, 1948


74 years old


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color


Eye color



5 ft 3 in | 160 cm

Net Worth

$32 Million

Body Measurements

38-30-39 in | 96.5-76-99 cm


62 kg | 136.5 lbs

Bra Size


Shoe size

10 US | 41 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Kathleen Doyle Bates was born in Memphis, Tennessee, United States, on June 28, 1948, is an American actress.

Young Kathy Bates first started performing in high school plays.

She began her professional acting career on the New York stage in 1970.

She landed her Off-Broadway debut in a play "Vanities" (1976), in role as Joanne.

She was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for her role as Jessie Cates in a play " 'night, Mother" (1983).

She got her television debut in the NBC soap opera The Doctors (1977) in role as Phyllis.

She made her big screen debut in comedy drama film Taking Off (1971) in role as Audition Singer (Bobo Bates).

Kathy's breakthrough performance came as Annie Wilkes in psychological horror film Misery (1990).

Kathy Bates Height and Weight

How tall is Kathy Bates and what is her weight? Kathy Bates's height is 5' 3" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 160 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, her weight is 136.5 іn pоunds or 62 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Kathy Bates Age

Kathy Bates is 74 years old.

Kathy Bates Net Worth

Kathy Bates net worth is around 32 million dollars.

Kathy Bates Body Measurements

Kathy Bates body measurements are bust-waist-hip 38-30-39 in inches or 96.5-76-99 in cеntіmеtrеѕ, her bra size is 36D with cup size D.

Best Movies

She won the Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress for her role as Annie Wilkes in psychological horror film Misery (1990).

She was nominated for the Academy Awards for Best Supporting Actress for her roles in movies:

Primary Colors (1998) comedy drama in role as Libby Holden

About Schmidt (2002) comedy drama in role as Roberta Hertzel

She was nominated for the BAFTA Award and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress for her role as Evelyn Couch in comedy drama film Fried Green Tomatoes (1991).

Revolutionary Road (2008) romantic drama opposite Kate Winslet, Leonardo DiCaprio and Michael Shannon

The Waterboy (1998) sports comedy opposite Adam Sandler and Fairuza Balk

Dolores Claiborne (1995) psychological thriller drama with Jennifer Jason Leigh and Christopher Plummer

Titanic (1997) drama opposite Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet and Billy Zane

Love Liza (2002) drama opposite Philip Seymour Hoffman

Come Back to the Five and Dime Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean (1982) comedy drama with Cher, Sandy Dennis and Karen Black

White Palace (1990) romantic drama opposite Susan Sarandon and James Spader

Men Don't Leave (1990) comedy drama with Joan Cusack, Jessica Lange and Chris O'Donnell

American Outlaws (2001) Western opposite Colin Farrell, Ali Larter and Scott Caan

Prelude to a Kiss (1992) romantic fantasy with Alec Baldwin and Meg Ryan

Diabolique (1996) psychological thriller opposite Sharon Stone, Isabelle Adjani and Chazz Palminteri

At Play in the Fields of the Lord (1991) drama adventure with Daryl Hannah, Tom Berenger and John Lithgow

The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008) science fiction thriller opposite Keanu Reeves and Jennifer Connelly

Annie (1999) musical comedy drama with Alicia Morton, Victor Garber and Alan Cumming

A Home of Our Own (1993) drama with Edward Furlong

Used People (1992) romantic comedy opposite Shirley MacLaine and Marcello Mastroianni

Chéri (2009) drama with Michelle Pfeiffer and Felicity Jones

The Boss (2016) comedy opposite Melissa McCarthy Kristen Bell and Peter Dinklage

Bad Santa 2 (2016) dark comedy crime with Billy Bob Thornton and Christina Hendricks

Richard Jewell (2019) biographical drama in role as Barbara "Bobi" Jewell, directed by Clint Eastwood

The Highwaymen (2019) drama thriller in role as Miriam "Ma" Ferguson, opposite Kevin Costner, Woody Harrelson and Kim Dickens

Home (2020) drama in role as Bernadette, with Jake McLaughlin and Aisling Franciosi

Best TV Shows

She won the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Helen Kushnick in television drama film The Late Shift (1996).

She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for her role as Ghost of Charlie Harper in the ninth season of Two and a Half Men (2012).

She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress for her performance as Delphine LaLaurie in third season of American Horror Story: Coven (2013–2014).

She also starred in American Horror Story:

American Horror Story: Freak Show (2014–2015) in role as Ethel Darling

American Horror Story: Hotel (2015–2016) in role as Iris

American Horror Story: Roanoke (2016) in role as Thomasin White and Agnes Mary Winstead

American Horror Story: Apocalypse (2018) in role as Miriam Mead and Delphine LaLaurie

She was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress for her role as Jane Stern in television drama movie Ambulance Girl (2005).

Six Feet Under (2003–2005) HBO drama television series in role as Bettina

Alice (2009) television miniseries in role as Queen of Hearts

The Office (2010–2011) NBC sitcom in role as Jo Bennett

She portrayed Harriet Korn in legal comedy drama television series Harry's Law (2011–2012).

She played Ruth Whitefeather Feldman in web television comedy series Disjointed (2017–2018).

She had a recurring role as Mrs. Fowler in CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory (2018).


Graduated from White Station High School (1965) and from Southern Methodist University (1969).

Has English, Irish, Scottish and German, ancestry.

Has two older sisters, Patricia and Mary.

Received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6927 Hollywood Boulevard in 2016.

Close friends with Adam Sandler, Jack Nicholson, John Travolta, Meryl Streep and Kate Winslet.


She dated Bernard Hill (1993).

She was married to actor Tony Campisi (1991-1997).

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