Molly Shannon Height Weight Body Measurements Age Net Worth

Molly Shannon

Molly Shannon
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Birth Date

September 16, 1964


58 years old


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color

Dark Brown

Eye color



5 ft 5 in | 165 cm

Net Worth

$7 Million

Body Measurements

35-25-35 in | 89-63.5-89 cm


60 kg | 132 lbs

Bra Size


Shoe size

6 US | 36.5 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Molly Helen Shannon was born in Shaker Heights, Ohio, U.S., on September 16, 1964, is an American actress.

Young Molly Shannon began her professional acting career in 1989.

She made her big screen debut in horror film The Phantom of the Opera (1989) in role as Meg (New York).

She got her television debut in ABC mystery horror drama series series Twin Peaks (1991) in role as Judy Swain.

Molly's breakthrough performance came as a cast member of sketch comedy and variety show Saturday Night Live (1995-2001).

Molly Shannon Height and Weight

How tall is Molly Shannon and what is her weight? Molly Shannon's height is 5' 5" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 165 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, her weight is 132 іn pоunds or 60 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Molly Shannon Age

Molly Shannon is 58 years old.

Molly Shannon Net Worth

Molly Shannon net worth is around 7 million dollars.

Molly Shannon Body Measurements

Molly Shannon body measurements are bust-waist-hip 35-25-35 in inches or 89-63.5-89 in cеntіmеtrеѕ, her bra size is 34B with cup size B.

Best Movies

She was nominated for the Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Actress - Comedy for her performance as Mary Katherine Gallagher in teen comedy movie Superstar (1999).

She was nominated for a Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Supporting Actress - Comedy for her role as Betty Lou Who in fantasy comedy movie How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000).

She voiced Wanda in Hotel Transylvania film series:

Hotel Transylvania (2012)

Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015)

Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018)

Hotel Transylvania: Transformania (2021)

She won the Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Female for her role as Joanne Mulcahey in comedy drama film Other People (2016).

She voiced Eva in animated horror comedy film Igor (2008).

She won the FilmOut San Diego Award for Best Actress for her role as Emily Dickinson in romantic comedy film Wild Nights with Emily (2018).

A Night at the Roxbury (1998) comedy opposite Will Ferrell, Chris Kattan and Mark McKinney

Analyze This (1999) comedy with Robert De Niro and Billy Crystal

American Splendor (2003) biographical comedy drama opposite Paul Giamatti and Hope Davis

Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006) sports comedy with Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly and Sacha Baron Cohen

Year of the Dog (2007) comedy drama opposite Laura Dern, Regina King and Peter Sarsgaard

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015) comedy drama with Thomas Mann, Olivia Cooke and Jon Bernthal

Miles (2016) comedy drama opposite Tim Boardma and Missi Pyle

Private Life (2018) comedy drama with Paul Giamatti and Kathryn Hahn

Jay and Silent Bob Reboot (2019) buddy comedy opposite Kevin Smith and Jason Mewes

Promising Young Woman (2020) thriller with Carey Mulligan, Bo Burnham and Alison Brie

Horse Girl (2020) psychological drama opposite Alison Brie and Debby Ryan

Best TV Shows

She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for her performance as Val Bassett in NBC sitcom Will and Grace (1999–2004; 2018–2020).

She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series and a Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Guest Performer in a Comedy Series for her role as Eileen Foliente in HBO comedy drama television series Enlightened (2013).

She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program for her various characters in sketch comedy and variety show Saturday Night Live (1995-2001).

She was nominated for the Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for her role as Pat Dubek in comedy television series The Other Two (2019- ).

In Living Color (1992-1993) Fox sketch comedy series in role as Officer Trainee

S*x and the City (2002) HBO romantic comedy drama series in role as Lily Martin

Cracking Up (2004-2006) Fox sitcom in role as Lesley Shackleton

Getting On (2013) HBO comedy series in role as Phyllis Marmatan

Kath & Kim (2008-2009) NBC sitcom in role as Kath

She voiced Tina Hellman in TBS animated sitcom Neighbors from Hell (2010).

She played Gail Dana Starfield in Netflix comedy series Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp (2015) and Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later (2017).

Divorce (2016-2019) HBO comedy drama series in role as Diane

She voiced Murna in Netflix animated adventure comedy series Spy Kids: Mission Critical (2018).

The White Lotus (2021) HBO satirical comedy drama series in role as Kitty Patton


Attended St. Dominic School in Shaker Heights and Hawken School in Gates Mills, Ohio.

Graduated from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts in 1987.

Has older sister, Mary Shannon Beatty and had sister, Katie Shannon, died in 1969.

Has Irish American ancestry.

Good friends with actress Heather Graham.

Featured in music video for Katy Perry feat. Nicki Minaj "Swish Swish" (2017).

She won the Savannah Film Festival Spotlight Award in 2016.

Lives in California, United States.


She married artist Fritz Chesnut in 2004, they have a daughter, Stella and a son, Nolan.

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