Quick Facts Elizabeth Perkins

  • NameElizabeth Perkins
  • Birth NameElizabeth Ann Perkins
  • Birth Year1960
  • Birth month11
  • FatherJames Perkins
  • Birth PlaceQueens, New York City, New York, United States
  • ProfessionAmerican actress
  • MarriedYes
  • Married toTerry Kinney, Julio Macat
  • Children Hannah Jo Phillips
  • Siblings2
  • Affair with Maurice Phillips
  • DivorceTerry Kinney
  • Mother Jo Williams

An American actress Elizabeth Perkins is better known for her portrayal role of Celia Hodes in the Showtime TV series Weeds. Perkins appeared in the series alongside Allie GrantHemky MaderAlexander GouldDemián BichirHunter Parrish, Justin KirkPablo SchreiberKate del Castillo etc. 

Pekins is married to Argentinian-born cinematographer Julio Macat. Moreover, she was previously married to Terry Kinney and further has a daughter from her relationship with Maurice Phillips. Scroll down to know more about Perkins’s childhood, career, relationships, affairs, net worth, marriage, awards, children, education, divorce, and salary. 

Elizabeth Perkins Early life and Education

Elizabeth Perkins was born as Elizabeth Ann Perkins on 18th November 1960, in  Queens, New York City, New York, United States. Her mother Jo Williams is a drug treatment counselor and concert pianist, and father James Perkins, a farmer, writer, and businessman.

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Perkins grew up along with her two older sisters. In 1963, her parents divorced. She attended Northfield Mount Hermon School. Moreover, Perkins attended the Goodman School of Drama at DePaul University from 1978 to 1981. 

Elizabeth Perkins Career

In 1986, Elizabeth Perkins made her acting debut through the movie About Last Night as Joan. She next starred in the movie From the Hip as Jo Ann. Perkins has starred in several other movies including,

  • Big-1998
  • Avalon-1990
  • The Doctor-1991
  • The Flintstones-1994
  • 28 Days-2000
  • Finding Nemo-2003
  • The Ring Two-2005
  • Must Love Dogs-2005
  • Kids in America-2005
  • Ghostbusters-2016

Youtube: Weeds

Likewise, Perkins made her television debut in 1998 through From the Earth to the Moon. Moreover, she further made her television film debut through For Their Own Good. Since then, Perkins has appeared in numerous television films and series such as,

  • Cloned-1997
  • If These Walls Could Talk 2000
  • Battery Park-2000
  • Hercules-2005
  • Weeds-2005-09
  • Monk2009
  • Vince Uncensored-2011
  •  Hell’s Kitchen-2014
  • GLOW-2017

Recently in 2018, Perkins played the main role of Jackie O’Neill in the series Sharp Objects. Furthermore, from 2017 to 2018, Perkins starred as Janet Malone in the series This Is Us

Elizabeth Perkins Personal life

Aged 57, Elizabeth Perkins is married twice in her life. Perkins was previously married to an American actor Terry Kinney. The couple shared their vows on 27th March 1984. But the things didn’t go well in between the couple which resulted in their divorce on 10th October 1988

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After that, Perkins began dating Maurice Phillips in 1989. From their relationship, they have a daughter named Hannah Jo Phillips born in 1991. However, even being the parents of a child, Perkins and Maurice failed to continue their relationship and later separated in 1992

Moreover, on 17th June 2000, Perkins married her second husband Julio Macat. Since their wedding, the duo is still together. They have maintained a silent relationship without facing any rumors of divorce and extramarital affairs. Although they are already married, the couple does not have any kids from their relationship. 

Elizabeth Perkins Net worth

A Golden Globe Awards nominated actress Elizabeth Perkins is living a lavish life with her husband. Since long, she is still active in the acting field and has starred in several movies and television series to date.

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From her acting career, Perkins earns a decent amount of money in his career. She has featured in several movies and TV series through which she obtains a decent amount of money. Allocating information from several sources as of 2018 it is found out that her curret net worth is around $5 million. She owns a dog of Bolognese breed worth $1200 – $1500.