Stockard Channing Net Worth, Age, Father, Sister, Husband, Family, Height and Biography

Stockard Channing Net Worth

$16 Million

Stockard Channing, also known as Susan Antonia Williams Stockard, is an American actress, model and theatre performer. As of 2024, Stockard Channing’s net worth is $16 million. She accumulated her net worth through professional acting roles in television projects and films and added some more from modelling work and appearance on theatre performances.

Channing made a significant appearance in the film titled Grease, which was released in the year 1978 and she played the role of Betty Rizzo. She also played the role of First Lady Abbey Bartlet, from 1999 to 2006, in the NBC television series titled The West Wing. She is even given the credit, on the stage, for founding the role of Ouisa Kittredge.

She is also known for the film versions of Six Degrees of Separation. In the year 1993, Channing was awarded an Academy Award nomination in the category of Best Actress. She is also counted among one of the two comic foils named The Number Painter on Sesame Street. Channing won the Tony Award in the category of Best Actress and it was for a Play for the Broadway revival of A Day in the Death of Joe Egg.

In the year 2002, she also won the Emmy Awards for her acting in The West Wing and The Matthew Shepard Story. In the year 2004, he was awarded a Daytime Emmy Award for her excellent performance in Jack. She has an outstanding list of film appearances and the names include The Cheap Detective, Heartburn, To Wong Foo, The Fortune, The Big Bus, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar, Up Close & Personal, Woody Allen’s Anything Else and Practical Magic. From 2012 to 2016, Channing was seen in a recurring role as Veronica Loy in The Good Wife, which is a CBS drama series.

Stockard Channing Wiki/Biography

Born on 13 February 1944, Stockard Channing’s age is 80 Years Old as of 2024. She was born in Manhattan, New York in the United States of America. She was raised on the Upper East Side and is currently living in Los Angeles, California. Channing is an American by nationality and she belongs to a family that follows the religion of Roman Catholic.

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Stockard Channing Childhood Pic

Her ethnicity s white and is of American descent and was born under the star sign of Aquarius. Channing started at the Chapin School in New York City and then took admission to the Madeira School in McLean, Virginia. It was a boarding school for girls.

At Radcliffe College of Harvard University in Massachusetts, Channing studied history and literature. She graduated in the year 1965. At HB Studio, in New York City, Channing got her acting training. Based on the 2019 reports, Channing is thought to be living in the UK.

Name Stockard Channing
Full Name Susan Antonia Williams Stockard
Net Worth $16 Million
Date of Birth 13 February 1944
Age 80 Years Old
Birth Place Manhattan, New York, United States of America
Currently Live In Los Angeles, California
Profession Actress, Model and Theatre Performer
Debut Film: Grease (1978)
TV Series: The West Wing (1999 – 2006)
Years Active 1969 – Present
Famous Role Betty Rizzo in the Film Grease (1978)
Nationality American
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White-American Descent
Hometown Manhattan, New York
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
School/High School Chapin School, New York City
Madeira School, McLean, Virginia
College/University Radcliffe College of Harvard University, Massachusetts
Education Qualification Graduate

Parents, Siblings & Family

Stockard Channing was born in a well-settled Christian household to her parents Lester Napier Stockard and Mary Alice English. Her mother Mary Alice is from a large Brooklyn Irish Catholic family while her father Lester was involved in the shipping business who died in 1960. Her parents supported her throughout her journey in the entertainment business.

Her sister’s name is Lesly Stockard Smith, who is the former mayor of Palm Beach, Florida.

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Stockard Channing with her Sister
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Stockard Channing Family
Father Name Lester Napier Stockard
Mother Name Mary Alice English
Sister Lesly Stockard Smith

Boyfriend and Relationship

Stockard Channing’s marital status is single at the moment of writing. She has been married and divorced four times. Channing has had no children till now. In 1963, she married Walter Channing Jr. and in 1967, they divorced. But, after that, she kept the amalgamated name Stockard Channing.

In 1970, she was married to Paul Schmidt, her second husband who was a professor of Slavic languages. They got divorced in 1976.

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Stockard Channing’s Ex-Husband (Paul Schmidt)

In 1976, she got married to David Debin, who was a writer-producer. They got divorced in 1980.

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Stockard Channing with her Ex-Husband (David Debin)

Again, in 1980, she married David Rawle, who was a businessman and her fourth husband. They got divorced in 1988.

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Stockard Channing with her Ex-Husband (David Rawle)

Since the year 1990, Channing was in a long term relationship with Daniel Gillham, who was a cinematographer. They first met on the set of an American drama, titled A Time of Destiny. However, he passed away in 2014. At present, there is no news whether she is dating somebody.

Physical Appearance

Stockard Channing has an attractive gorgeous personality with a beautiful look and trademark stylish personality. She is very serious about her fitness and to maintain her slim body type in such fine shape regularly gives attendance at the gym and is following a strict healthy diet plan. Channing has maintained a typical American gorgeous personality with a fine body measurement including 34 for breast, 27 for waist and 34 for hips in inches.

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Channing has a beautiful glowing facial attribute including a light green pair of eyes, a fair skin tone, a well-curved face cut, and stylish mid brown long hair. Channing is standing at the height of 5 feet, 2 inches, which is similar to 1.60 meters and her body weight is somewhere around 57 kg or 125 pounds. Channing wears 3 US size shoes and 4 US size outfits, and has no tattoos on her body.

Height (approx) in centimeters: 160 cm
in meters: 1.60 m
in feet inches: 5’ 2”
Weight (approx) in kilograms: 57 kg
in pounds: 125 lbs
Eye Colour Light Green
Hair Colour Brown


With the experimental Theatre Company of Boston, Channing began her acting career. In 1969, she was seen performing in the group’s Off-Broadway production of the Elaine May play titled Adaptation/Next. In 1970, as part of the Circle in the Square at Ford’s Theatre program, she worked in a revival of Arsenic and Old Lace, which was directed by Theodore Mann.

In 1971, in Two Gentlemen of Verona – The Musical, Channing made her Broadway debut. She was seen working with John Guare, who was the playwright. Channing was seen at the Martin Beck Theatre, in a supporting role, on Broadway, in No Hard Feelings. On Sesame Street, Channing made her television debut, in the role of The Number Painter’s female victim.

In the year 1973, Channing bagged her lead role in the television movie titled The Girl Most Likely to… It was a black comedy and was written by Joan Rivers. The script was about an ugly duckling woman who turned beautiful, after undergoing plastic surgery, when she meets with an auto accident. She vows to take revenge and murder them all who had scorned her. To ensure that she is giving her best performance, Channing had to go through a lot of transformation.

Stockard Channing Net Worth Summary

As of 2024, Stockard Channing’s net worth is $16 million. She accumulated her net worth through professional acting roles in television projects and films and added some more from modelling work and appearance on theatre performances. Her primary income is coming from the entertainment industry and combining other income sources, she makes anywhere from $500,000 to $1,000,000 annually.

Channing generated the most through her television appearances and her work in the television series paid between $8,000 up to $20,000 per episode and some of her lead role series paid up to $300,000 per season. Her appearance in the television film paid nearly $60,000 per film up to $100,000 and generated similar numbers from the big screen projects as well. Channing sold her longtime Hollywood Hills home for $2.7 million, which she purchased for $870,000 in 1991 and owns some expensive wheels which is showing her lavish lifestyle.

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