Maura Tierney Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth

Maura Tierney Biography

Maura Tierney was born on February 3, 1965, in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S. She is an American actress. Her full name is Maura Therese Tierney. Similarly, she is best known for her performances in TV productions such as NewsRadio, ER, The Whole Truth, and The Affair.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements

As per her birth date, she is 56 years old as of 2021. She stands at a height of 5 feet 3 inches and weighs around 57 KG. Additionally, she has a well-toned body structure with 35 inches of bust, 26 inches of waist, and 356 inches of hips. Tierney has dark brown hair and beautiful hazel eyes.

Relationship Status?

The actress was previously in a marital relationship with actor Billy Morrissette. They had tied the knot on February 1, 1993. However, they divorced in 2006.


Regarding her family, her father’s name is Joseph M. Tierney whereas her mother’s name is Pat Tierney. In addition, she has a younger sister named Deidre and two younger brothers named Joseph and Brian.

Education, School/College University

Addressing her educational profile, she attended Mount Alvernia Academy Elementary School and graduated her high school from Notre Dame Academy. She also graduated from New York University where she studied drama and dance.


Maura Tierney initially started her career as an actress performing in plays and made her on-screen debut in the TV film Student Exchange(1987). Similarly, she started appearing in TV productions such as The Van Dyke Show, Law & Order, 704 Hauser, and Out of Darkness and films such as White Sands, Mercy. However, she made her breakthrough starring as Lisa Miller in the sitcom NewsRadio from 1995 to 1999. It followed several commercially successful films including, Primal Fear (1996), Liar Liar (1997), Primary Colors (1998), Forces of Nature (1999), and Welcome to Mooseport (2004).

Maura Tierney Biography
Maura Tierney Biography

Tierney achieved further success portraying Nurse Abigail “Abby” Lockhart in the medical drama ER from 1999 to 2008. She is also known for starring Helen Solloway in the drama series The Affair from 2014 to 2019. Likewise, her other film works include Insomnia (2002), Semi-Pro (2008), Baby Mama (2008), Beautiful Boy (2018), and The Report (2019).

Maura Tierney’s Social Media

The actress is not available on social media.

Maura Tierney’s Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There are no known controversies about Maura Tierney.

Net Worth

What is the earning of Maura Tierney? How much is her net worth and How rich is she in 2021? She has accumulated a good amount of net worth of $ 10 million, which she has earned from her acting career.


  • Full Name: Maura Therese Tierney
  • Profession: Actress
  • Age: 56
  • Date of Birth: February 3, 1965
  • Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
  • Nationality: American
  • Height: 5 feet 3 inches
  • Weight: 57 KG
  • Eye Color: Hazel
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • School: Mount Alvernia Academy Elementary School and Notre Dame Academy
  • College/University: New York University
  • Father: Joseph M. Tierney
  • Mother: Pat Tierney
  • Sibling: Deidre Tierney (Younger Sister), Joseph Tierney Jr. (Younger Brother), Brian Tierney (Younger Brother)
  • Net Worth 2021: $ 10 million
  • Source of Income: Acting