Patricia Clarkson Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth

Patricia Clarkson Biography

Patricia Clarkson was born on December 29, 1959, in New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S. She is an American actress. Her full name is Patricia Davies Clarkson. Similarly, she is well-recognized for her performances in a wide variety of films such as The Dead Pool (1988), The Pledge (2001), The Station Agent (2003), The Maze Runner (2014), and its sequels among others.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements

As per her birth date, she is 61 years old as of 2021. She stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches and weighs around 55 KG. Additionally, she has a well-toned attractive body despite her age with 36 inches of the bust, 29 inches of waist, and 34 inches of hips. Clarkson has beautiful blue eyes and blonde hair.

Relationship Status?

The actress is currently in a romantic affair with actor Darwin Shaw. Furthermore, she has no plans of having children or even marrying in near future as per her interviews.


Regarding her family, her father’s name is Arthur “Buzz” Clarkson whereas her mother’s name is Jackie Clarkson (née Brechtel), a politician. In addition, she has 4 older sisters: Kevi, Cindy, Jacquelyn, and Diane.

Education, School/College University

Addressing her educational profile, she completed her high school education at O. Perry Walker High School with her other 4 sisters. She then attended Louisiana State University where she studied speech pathology but later transferred to Fordham University, graduating with an acting degree. She also graduated from the Yale School of Drama, earning a Master of Fine Arts.


Patricia Clarkson firstly started her career as an actress appearing in the TV series Spenser: For Hire and The Equalizer in 1986 and made her film debut in the drama film The Untouchables (1987). She then appeared in many films such as Rocket Gibraltar, Tune in Tomorrow, Jumanji, Playing by Heart but gained critical attention for her performance in the drama High Art (1998). She achieved further success after starring in the 2003 drama The Station Agent and comedy-drama Pieces of April. Moreover, the latter earned her nominations for Golden Globe and an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Similarly, her other notable film works include Good Night, and Good Luck (2005), Lars and the Real Girl (2007), Elegy (2008), Shutter Island (2010), The Maze Runner (2014), and its two sequels: The Scorch Trials and The Death Cure, The Party (2017), and many more.

Patricia Clarkson Biography
Patricia Clarkson Biography

Likewise, on TV, she portrayed Sarah O’Connor in the drama series Six Feet Under from 2002 to 2005 and is well-recognized for her role as Jane Davis in the political thriller series House of Cards from 2017 to 2018.

Patricia Clarkson’s Social Media

She has no social media accounts.

Patricia Clarkson’s Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There are no known controversies about Patricia Clarkson.

Net Worth

What is the earning of Patricia Clarkson? How much is her net worth and How rich is she in 2021? She has accumulated a good amount of net worth of $ 3 million, which she has earned from her successful acting career.


  • Full Name: Patricia Davies Clarkson
  • Profession: Actress
  • Age: 61
  • Date of Birth: December 29, 1959
  • Birth Place: New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
  • Nationality: American
  • Height: 5 feet 5 inches
  • Weight: 55 KG
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Hair Color: Blonde
  • School: O. Perry Walker High School
  • College/University: Louisiana State University, Fordham University, and Yale School of Drama
  • Father: Arthur “Buzz” Clarkson
  • Mother: Jackie Clarkson (née Brechtel)
  • Sibling: 4 sisters
  • Marital Status: In a relationship
  • Net Worth 2021: $ 3 million
  • Source of Income: Acting