Keala Settle Biography, Career, Education, Age, Height & Net Worth


Keala Settle is a Tony-nominated American actress and singer. She is best known for her work in ‘Hands on a Hardbody’, ‘The Greatest Showman’, and ‘Seasons of Love. She was nominated for the Academy Awards & won the nomination at the Golden Globe Awards.

Full NameKeala Joan Settle
Age46 years
Date of BirthNovember 5, 1975
Birth PlaceLaie, Hawaii, United States
Zodiac SignScorpio

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Settle stands at a height of around 5 feet 3 inches. She weighs around 83 kg. Her hair color is brown and similarly, her eyes are also brown in color. There is no information about her body measurements for breasts, waist, and hips. Also, she has not revealed her dress size, and other measurements.

Physical Status
Height1.6 m
Weight83 kg
Body MeasurementsN/A
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack
Shoe Size N/A
Dress SizeN/A

What’s Her Relationship Status?

Keala Settle is currently single. She has not revealed anything about her personal life. The Tony-nominated actress is very private regarding her personal life.

Moreover, she has not revealed her past affairs. She is very much focused on her career as of now.

Marital StatusMarried


Keala Settle: Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Childhood, Ethnicity

Keala Settle was born on November 5, 1975, in Laie, Hawaii, US. As of 2020, her age is 48. She was born to her parents, David Settle (father) and Susanne Settle(mother). Her mother is a New Zealand native of Maori descent whereas her father was born and raised in England.

She has four younger siblings, Kelly Settle, Ryan Settle, Dorthy Settle, and Chad Settle. She spent her childhood days with her family in Hawaii.

Her ethnicity is Maori, English, American. Her mixed background made her unable to fit in as a child leading to a number of insecurities.

FatherDavid Settle
MotherSusanne Settle
SiblingKelly Settle


Talking about her education, she graduated from Kahuku High School in 1993. Following her high school graduation, she attended Southern Utah University.


Keala made her Broadway debut in 2011 as Shirley in ‘Priscilla, Queen of the Desert. A couple of years later, she originated the role of Norma Valverde in ‘Hands on a Hardbody’. For this performance, she earned nominations for an Outer Critics Circle Award, a Drama Desk Award, and the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical.

In 2014, she portrayed Madame Thenardier in ‘Les Misérables’. A year later, she appeared in the film, ‘Ricki and the Flash. In 2016, she portrayed Becky in the musical, ‘Waitress’.

In 2017, she got introduced to a global audience for her role in ‘The Greatest Showman’. It is a film musical about a circus mogul named P.T. Barnum starring Hugh Jackman. Settle was the lead in the song, ‘This Is Me’. The song was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Song.

In December 2017, she released her debut EP. In 2019, she portrayed the character, Cy in Fox’s ‘Rent: Live’.

Where One Can Follow Her?

Settle is active on social media sites. She has around 122k followers on Facebook and around 81.6k followers on Twitter. Similarly, her Instagram account has around 389k followers.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

Keala has not been involved in any controversies. She has been able to keep herself away from any type of controversy and scandal. So far, she has not done anything controversial in her career. Similarly, there are no rumors about her of any kind.

What is Keala Settle’s Net Worth?

Keala Settle has an estimated net worth of around $250k. There is no information about her salary. An average actress in Broadway earns around $61k per year.

Net Worth in 2021  $250k
Source of IncomeActress
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