Quick Facts of Elizabeth Russell
- Full NameElizabeth Russell
- Net Worth$10 Million
- Date of Birth1963 /09 /06
- Marital StatusDivorced
- BirthplaceSan Diego, California, U.S
- Active Year1982–present
- Eye colourBrown
- Hair colourBlonde
- SpouseVincent Van Patten (m. 1989; div. 2001)
- Height5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m)
- Body MeasurementSlim
- EducationUniversity of Santa Monica
- Online PresenceInstagram (4,461 followers), Twitter (2,583 followers)
- Children2 - Richard Van Patten (March 1993) and Vincent Van Patten, Jr. (September 3, 1995)[
Elizabeth Russell is an American actress who is well known for playing the role of Jordan in the American teen adult comedy movie, Private School in 1983. Moreover, she starred in the role of Jill Tuck, one of the primary characters in the Saw film series from 2006 to 2010. Russell has an impressive amount of net worth and earns a lucrative salary from her profession.
Russell is a divorced woman as of 2019. She got married to Vincent Van Patten with whom she shared two children. Moreover, they stayed in the marriage relationship for a long time and later divorced. Also, she was once engaged with Mark Burg, American movie, producer, manager, and actor. Let’s take a glimpse of Russell’s career as well as her personal life.
Who is Elizabeth Russell? Bio & Wiki
Betsy Russell is one of the most promising actresses who became famous for her appearance in many popular movies and TV shows. She was born as Elizabeth Russell on 6th September 1963, in San Diego, California, U.S. Moreover, she holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. She was raised by her mother, Constance Lerner and her father, Richard Lion Russell, a stock analyst.
From the age of 8, Russell wanted to be an actress and participated in many school plays. She also acted in a Pepsi commercial while she was in high school. In 1981, she graduated from the Mission Bay High School and moved to Los Angeles to take acting classes before pursuing her acting career. Moreover, she did a masters program in Spiritual Psychology from the University of Santa Monica.
Inside of Betsy Russell‘s Career
Betsy Russell started her career from the 1982 movie, Let’s Do It!. In the same year, she starred in many roles on Family Ties, T. J. Hooker, and The Powers of Matthew Star. Later, her debut role came as Jordan Leigh-Jenson in the sex comedy, Private School in 1983. She also appeared on TV series including Murder, The A-Team, 1st & Ten, She Wrote, and in an episode of Superboy, a reunion with her Tomboy co-star, Gerard Christopher.
Russell has made her appearance in the 2006 American horror movie, Saw playing the role of John Kramer’s ex-wife, Jill Tuck. Furthermore, she went on to star in the sequels, Saw IV, Saw V, Saw VI, and Saw 3D. Russell starred in the 2010 movie, Chain Letter, and in the 2014 movie, My Trip Back to the Dark Side.
How much is Betsy Russell‘s Salary & Net Worth?
Betsy Russell has an estimated net worth of $10 Million as of 2019. Moreover, her husband, Van Patten has a lucrative amount of net worth of $2 Million. Moreover, she earns an impressive amount of salary from her profession. However, the actual salary isn’t disclosed until now. But, we can assume that she earns a salary in six-figures.
Russell has co-starred with many famous stars including Seth MacFarlane who’s net worth is $250 Million, and Ashton Kutcher who’s net worth is $200 Million in American stop motion sketch comedy television series, Robot Chicken. Moreover, she has also worked with Breckin Meyer, Seth Green, and Emma Stone in the series.
Who is Betsy Russell‘s Husband? Her Marriage & Children
Betsy Russell is a 55 years old divorced woman as of 2019. She was engaged with Vincent Van Patten, an American actor who is the son of Dick Van Patten. After nine months, they tied the knot on 27th May 1989, in North Hollywood. Their marriage reception was held in Van Patten’s father’s Sherman Oaks house attended by many A-list celebrities. Moreover, they have two children Richard Van Patten (born on May 1993), and Vincent Van Patten, Jr. (born on September 3, 1995). Later, they divorced in 2001 because of some misunderstandings between them.
Prior to her marriage with Van Patten, Russell was engaged with an American film producer, Mark Burg. Unfortunately, they called off their engagement later because of some problems between them. Currently, Russel resides in Malibu, California with her children.
Interesting Facts about Betsy Russell
- While at the University of Santa Monica, she became a certified hypnotist and life coach.
- She is an avid writer and has a huge passion for various charities.
- She is the first in her family to become famous as an actress but she hales from a family of famous writers.