Catherine Keener Bio, Net Worth, Husband, Divorce, Age & Son

Catherine Keener
Catherine Keener

Quick Facts of Catherine Ann Keener

Full NameCatherine Ann Keener
Net Worth$8 Million
Date of Birth1959 /03 /23
Marital StatusSingle
BirthplaceMiami, Florida, U.S.
EthnicityMixed (Irish and Lebanese descent)
ReligionRoman Catholic
Active Year1986–present
Eye colourGreen
Hair colourBrown
Height5 feet 8 inches
Weight130lbs (59 kg)
Body Measurement32-27-34 inches
EducationMonsignor Edward Pace High School, Wheaton College
ChildrenClyde Mulroney

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Two times Academy Awards-nominated famous American actress, Catherine Keener, is famously known for her roles as Maxine Lund in Being John Malkovich (1999) and Harper Lee in Capote (2005). Keener then worked in several hit movies and TV series from where she has been nominated for several prestigious awards and won some of them as well.

Acting in the industry for decades, Keener has earned $ million net worth and salary. Regarding her personal life, she was married to Dermot Mulroney with whom she shares a child, a son.

Catherine Keener’s Bio, Wiki

Catherine Keener was born Catherine Ann Keener to Evelyn and Jim Keener on 23rd March 1959, in Miami, Florida under the birth sign Aries. As per nationality, she is American and belongs to Mixed ethnicity (Irish and Lebanese descent).

Her father, Jim is a manager of a mattress store in Florida. She grew up with her five siblings in Hialeah as a Roman Catholic. Furthermore, her sister, Elizabeth Keener is also an actress and a real estate agent.

Regarding her academics, Keener attended Monsignor Edward Pace High School and later joined Wheaton Collge in Massachusetts where he did his major in American Studies. In 1993, she earned B.A. degree from Wheaton College. Furthermore, the actress made her acting debut in the theatrical production, Wendy Wasserstein play Uncommon Women and Others.


Similarly, Keener made her big screen debut in 1986 in the movie, About Last Night… and the TV series, L.A. Law. Following her debut, she worked in several movies and TV series, particularly, she is famous for two movies, Being John Malkovich and Capote. Her 1999’a movie, Being John Malkovich starred John Cusack and Cameron Diaz.

As of 2018, she worked in several movies and TV series like NostalgiaIncredibles 2Sicario: Day of the Soldado, and Kidding among others.

Catherine Keener’s Awards And Nominations

Catherine Keener has been nominated for several prestigious awards and won some of them as well. Here is the list of her won awards:

YearMovies And TV SeriesAwards
1999Being John Malkovich
  • Florida Film Critics Circle Award.
  • New York Film Critics Circle Award.
  • Online Film Critics Circle Award.
  • Satellite Award.


2005The Ballad of Jack and Rose
  • Boston Society of Film Critics Award.
  • Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award.
2005The Interpreter
  • Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award.
2005The 40-Year-Old Virgin
  • Boston Society of Film Critics Award.
  • Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award.
  • Boston Society of Film Critics Award.
  • Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Award.
  • Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award.
  • Toronto Film Critics Association Award.
2008Synecdoche, New York
  • Gotham Award.

Besides, some of her nominated awards include the Academy AwardsSaturn AwardScreen Actors Guild AwardGolden Globe Awards, and Primetime Emmy Awards among others.

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Catherine Keener’s Salary & Net Worth

According to Celebrity Net Worth and The Richest, Catherine Keener has an estimated net worth of $8 million. Likewise, Keener earns a huge salary from her acting career. Moreover, she worked in several movies with eye-catching box office collection.

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Here is the list of her hit movies:

MoviesBudgetBox Office CollectionIMDB RatingCast Members
The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005)$26 million$177.4 million7.1Steve Carell, Paul Rudd, and Seth Rogen.
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)$95 million$226.5 million5.9Logan Lerman, Alexandra Daddario, and Brandon T. Jackson.
Captain Phillips (2013)$55 million$218.8 million7.8Tom Hanks, Barkhad Abdi, and Faysal Ahmed.
Get Out (2017)$4.5 million$255.5 million7.7Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, and Bradley Whitford.
Incredibles 2 (2018)$200 million$1.195 billion8.1Brad Bird, Holly Hunter, Samuel L. Jackson.

Besides, she owns a luxury house and a BMW worth $34,895.00 to $164,295.00. Further, she is involved in several charity works.

Catherine Keener’s Married, Husband, Divorce, Son

The actress, Catherine Keener, is a divorcee. Previously, Keener tied the knot to famous American actor, Dermot Mulroney on 17th November 1990 in a private ceremony attended by families and friends. The couple met for the first time in 1999 on the sets of Survival Quest and eventually started dating. After having an affair for months, they got married.

Moreover, the husband-wife couple shares a child, a son Clyde Mulroney who was born on 21st June 1999. Similarly, their son Mulroney started his career as a singer. After living together for decades, the pair divorced in June 2007 citing irreconcilable differences. Further, on 19th December 2007, their divorce was finalized.

Following the divorce, Keener was linked to American-Spanish actor Benicio Del Toro whereas her ex-husband got married to Tharita Cutulle. Besides, she shared a good bonding with Brad Pitt.

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Catherine Keener’s Body Measurement, Age

The famous actress, Catherine Keener, has the perfect height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.73m). Likewise, Keener has a body measurement of 32-27-34 inches. As of 2018, her age is 59.