Mary Steenburgen Height Weight Body Measurements Age Net Worth

Mary Nell Steenburgen was born in Newport, Arkansas, United States, on February 8, 1953, is an American actress. Young Mary Steenburgen first started acting in high school plays. She got her television debut in CBS crime drama series Faerie Tale Theatre (1983) in episode "Little Red Riding Hood", in role as Mary /Little Red Riding Hood. She made her big screen debut in Western comedy movie Goin' South (1978), in her breakthrough role as Julia Tate Moon. She started her music career in 2007.

How tall is Mary Steenburgen and what is her weight? Mary Steenburgen's height is 5' 8" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 173 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, her weight is 128 іn pоunds or 58 іn kіlоgrаmѕ. She is 71 years old. Her net worth is around 80 million dollars. Mary Steenburgen body measurements are bust-waist-hip 36-26-36 in inches or 91.5-66-91.5 in cеntіmеtrеѕ, her bra size is 34B with cup size B.

Mary Steenburgen

Mary Steenburgen
Photo: Angela George / Wikimedia Commons / CC BY-SA 3.0

Birth Date

February 8, 1953


71 years old


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color

Dark Brown

Eye color



5 ft 8 in | 173 cm

Net Worth

$80 Million

Body Measurements

36-26-36 in | 91.5-66-91.5 cm


58 kg | 128 lbs

Bra Size


Shoe size

9 US | 40 EU

Best Movies

She was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year – Actress for her role as Julia Tate Moon in Western comedy movie Goin' South (1978).

She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress and the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture for her role as Lynda West Dummar in comedy drama film Melvin and Howard (1980).

She was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture for her role as Mother in drama movie Ragtime (1981).

She won the Saturn Award for Best Actress for her performance as Amy Robbins in science fiction film Time After Time (1979).

She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie for her role as Miep Gies in drama war film The Attic: The Hiding of Anne Frank (1988).

She was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Clara Clayton in science fiction film Back to the Future Part III (1990).

What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993) drama as Betty Carver

Philadelphia (1993) legal drama as Belinda Conine

Time After Time (1979) science fiction as Amy Robbins

Elf (2003) comedy as Emily Hobbs

Parenthood (1989) comedy as Karen Buckman

Step Brothers (2008) comedy as Nancy Huff

Melvin and Howard (1980) comedy drama as Lynda West Dummar

Life as a House (2001) drama as Colleen Beck

The Brave One (2007) psychological thriller as Carol

Powder (1995) fantasy drama as Jessie Caldwell

Dead of Winter (1987) horror thriller as Julie Rose / Katie McGovern / Evelyn

The Whales of August (1987) drama as Young Sarah

One Magic Christmas (1985) family fantasy as Ginny Grainger

Last Vegas (2013) comedy as Diana Boyle

Miss Firecracker (1989) comedy as Elaine Rutledge

The Butcher's Wife (1991) romantic comedy as Stella Keefover

She played Carol in romantic comedy films Book Club (2018) and Book Club 2 — The Next Chapter (2023).

The Help (2011) drama as Elaine Stein

Happiest Season (2020) comedy romance as Tipper

Nightmare Alley (2021) drama thriller as Miss Harrington

Best TV Shows

She was nominated for the British Academy Television Award for Best Actress for her role as Nicole Warren Diver in television miniseries Tender Is the Night (1985).

She won the Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress – Television Series for her role as Helen Girardi in CBS fantasy family drama series Joan of Arcadia (2003–2005).

She voiced Clara Clayton in animated science fiction comedy adventure series Back to the Future (1991-1992).

Gulliver's Travels (1996) Channel 4 and NBC miniseries as Mary Gulliver

Ink (1996–1997) CBS sitcom as Kate Montgomery

Noah's Ark (1999) adventure miniseries as Naamah

Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000–2017) HBO comedy series as Herself

Wilfred (2011-2013) FX comedy series as Catherine Newman

Bored to Death (2011) HBO comedy series as Josephine

30 Rock (2012) NBC satirical sitcom as Diana Jessup

Justified (2014-2015) FX Western crime drama series as Katherine Hale

Togetherness (TV series) HBO comedy drama series as Linda

Orange Is the New Black (2015-2017) Netflix comedy drama series as Delia Powell

The Last Man on Earth (2015-2018) Fox post apocalyptic comedy series as Gail Klosterman

Blunt Talk (2016) Starz sitcom as Margaret Rudolph

On Becoming a God in Central Florida (2019) Showtime dark comedy series as Ellen Joy Bonar

Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist (2020–2021) NBC musical comedy drama series as Maggie Clarke

Grace and Frankie (2020) Netflix comedy web series in role as Miriam


Attended Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas.

Studied acting at New York's Neighborhood Playhouse.

Has sister, Nancy.

Has Dutch, English, Scottish and Welsh ancestry.

She was discovered by Jack Nicholson in the reception room of Paramount's New York office.

She was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 7021 Hollywood Boulevard in 2009.

Good friend with Hillary Clinton.

Lives in Los Angeles.


She was married to actor Malcolm McDowell (1978-1990) they have a son, Charlie McDowell and a daughter, Lilly McDowell.

She married actor Ted Danson in 1995.