Betty Buckley Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth

Betty Buckley Biography

Betty Buckley was born on July 3, 1947, in Big Spring, Texas, U.S. She is an American actress and singer. Similarly, her full name is Betty Lynn Buckley. She is well-known for her acting in Carrie, Frantic, Wyatt Earp, etc, and songs such as Memory, Old Fame, Over You, Player in Open D, etc.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements

As per her date of birth, she is 74 years old in 2021. In addition, she stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches and weighs around 60 Kg. She has a well-maintained body with 32 inches of bust, 26 inches of waist, and 32 inches of hips. Likewise, she has a beautiful look with blue eyes and light brown hair.

Relationship Status?

Talking about her relationship status, she was in a relationship with director Peter Flood. The couple decided to get married in 1972 but the knot didn’t work at all. So, Betty and Peter divorced and parted ways in the year 1979.


Regarding her family background, her father was Lieutenant Colonel Ernest Lynn Buckley and her mother was a journalist Betty Bob. Additionally, she has three younger brothers, Norman Buckley, Patrick Buckley, and Michael Buckley.

Education, School/College University

Addressing her education profile, she studied journalism at the Texas Christian University.


Filmography & Discography

Betty as an actress played the role of Miss Collins in the American supernatural horror movie Carrie that became a breakthrough for her. Similarly, she then played the role of Rosie in The Rubber Gun Squad and Sandra Sue Abbott Bradford in Eight is Enough in which she played 102 episodes from the year 1977 to 1981. Likewise, she has played ins several movies, shows, and TV series such as The Ordeal of Bill Carney, Special Treat, Cagney & Lacey, ABC Afterschool Specials, Bonnie & Clyde: The True Story, Remember WENN, The Chicago Code, Getting On, Supergirl, etc.


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Besides, she also used to play in theatre plays and soap operas such as 1776, Pippin, Song, and Dance, The Threepenny Opera, Dear World, Grey Gardens, Hello, Dolly!, etc. Moreover, she started her singing career in the year 1985 by releasing the album Betty Buckley with the Label Rizzoli. She has recorded and released several albums and singles such as  With One Look, The London Concert, The Doorway, Bootleg: Boardmixes from the Road, I’m Getting My Act Together, and Taking It on the Road, etc. Furthermore, she still organizes concerts in the U.S. and appears ain movies and series amongst which the recent one is Precher (2018), Supergirl (2017-2020), etc.

Awards & Honors

She has received several awards and honors such as Best Featured Actress in a Musical by Tony Awards for Cats, Legend of Cabaret Award (2004), Texas Film Hall of Fame Inductee (2007), American Theater Hall of Fame Inductee (2012), Doctorate for contribution to the Musical Theatre by The Boston Conservatory and Marymount Manhattan College.

Betty Buckley‘s Social Media

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Betty Buckley‘s Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There are no known controversies about Betty Buckley.

Betty Buckley Net Worth

What is the earning of Betty Buckley? How much is her net worth and How rich is she in 2021? Betty Buckley has accumulated a huge amount of net worth of $ 4 million, which she has earned from her successful acting and singing career.


  • Full Name: Betty Lynn Buckley
  • Profession: Actress & Singer
  • Age: 74
  • Date of Birth: July 3, 1947
  • Birth Place: Big Spring, Texas, U.S.
  • Zodiac Sign: Cancer
  • Nationality: Actress
  • Height: 5 feet 6 inches
  • Weight: 60 Kg
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Hair Color: Light Brown
  • Ethnicity: American
  • School: N/A
  • College/University: Texas Christian University
  • Father: Ernest Lynn Buckley
  • Mother: Betty Bob
  • Sibling: Norman Buckley (Younger Brother), Patrick Buckley (Younger Brother) & Michael Buckley (Younger Brother)
  • Net Worth 2021: $ 4 million
  • Source of Income: Acting & Singing