Actress Helen Hunt Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth

Helen Hunt Biography

Helen Hunt was born on June 15, 1963, in Culver City, California, United States. She is an Oscar-winning actress. Similarly, she is best known for her role as Jamie Buchman in the sitcom Mad About You from 1992 to 1999. Moreover, she won three Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy and four Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series.

She is also known for starring as Carol Connelly in the romantic comedy As Good as It Gets (1997) for which she even grabbed an Academy Award. Likewise, she has starred in many other hit films including, Twister (1996), Cast Away (2000), What Women Want (2000), Pay It Forward (2000), Bobby (2006), Soul Surfer (2011), The Sessions (2012), and The Miracle Season (2018).

Regarding her family, her father’s name is Gordon Hunt whereas her mother’s name is Jane Elizabeth Novis.


Hunt graduated from Providence High School in Burbank, California and also attended the University of California. However, she dropped out after a very short time.

Body Measurements

Hunt stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 59 Kg. Likewise, she has a well-maintained body with 25 inches of the waist, 34 inches of the bust and 35 inches of hips. Additionally, she has Golden Brown hair and light brown eyes.

Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt


Hunt was previously in a marital affair with actor Hank Azaria. The couple started dating each other in 1994 and subsequently tied the knot in 1999. However, they separated in 2000.

She then started her affair with Matthew Carnahan in 2001. They also welcomed a daughter, Makena Lei, in May 2004. But they called it quits after 16 years of affairs in 2017.

Net Worth

She has an estimated net worth of $ 55 million.


  • Full Name: Helen Elizabeth Hunt
  • Age: 56
  • Profession: Actress & Director
  • Birth Date: June 15, 1963
  • Birth Place: Culver City, California, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Gemini
  • Nationality: American
  • Father’s Name: Gordon Hunt
  • Mother’s Name: Jane Elizabeth Novis
  • Height: 5 feet 7 inches
  • Weight: 59 Kg
  • Waist Size: 25 inches
  • Bust Size: 34 inches
  • Hip Size: 35 inches
  • Hair Color: Golden Brown
  • Eye Color: Light Brown
  • Net Worth: $ 55 million
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