Kelly Rowan Biography, Age, Family, Husband, Kids, Height and Net Worth

This article will answer every question you have about Kelly Rowan. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about her.

  1. What does Kelly Rowan do for a living?
  2. Who are Kelly Rowan’s parents and siblings?
  3. What are Kelly Rowan’s interests and hobbies?
  4. Is Kelly Rowan married or does XY have a boyfriend?
  5. Does Kelly Rowan have any children?
  6. Where is Kelly Rowan now?
  7. How tall is Kelly Rowan?
  8. How much money does Kelly Rowan earn?
  9. What is Kelly Rowan’s net worth?

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 Who is Kelly Rowan?

Kelly Rowan is a famous Canadian professional film and television actress and formerly a fashion model. She has been featured in the horror movie The Gate (1987) prior to receiving critical acclaim for her performance in the Canadian TV movie Adrift. Rowan received a Gemini Award for Best Actress for the movie Adrift.

She had a lead role in Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh (1995) before starring as Mattie Shaw on the series Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years (1996-1997). Rowan continued to gain global popularity for her portrayal of California real estate developer Kirsten Cohen on the American TV series The O.C. The series ran from 2003 to 2007, and then she had a leading role on the crime series Perception from 2012 to 2015.

A photo of Kelly Rowan

A photo of Kelly Rowan

How old is Kelly Rowan?

Kelly Rowan was born in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, on October 26, 1965, and is aged 56 as of 2021. She was born in Ottawa, the same place as Vanessa Morgan. Rowan shares her birthday with famous people such as Hillary Clinton, Drew Gooden, Seth MacFarlane, Ranger Ortiz, Keith Urban, Dylan McDermott, Rita Wilson, among others.

Kelly Rowan Family

Who are Kelly Rowan’s parents?

Kelly Rowan was born in Ottawa, Ontario, to her parents. She has not shared much information about her family and siblings with the media.

Does Kelly Rowan have siblings?

Rowan’s siblings are unknown to the public as she has never mentioned or spoken about them to the media. She continues to keep her personal life very private.

Kelly Rowan Education

Rowan joined and studied at Toronto’s Northern Secondary School, where she graduated. She then attended the University of Western Ontario, however, she dropped out to pursue acting. Rowan went to England where she attended the British American Drama Academy and later Neighborhood Playhouse in New York City.

Kelly Rowan Interests

Rowan has a big interest in modeling as she studied modeling in New York City. She went on to work as a fashion model there to earn a living.

Kelly Rowan Husband

Rowan is currently single and has never been married in her life. However, she was engaged to David Thomson, 3rd Baron Thomson of Fleet. She announced her engagement in late June 2007. Before she gave birth to their daughter, they broke the engagement off.

Kelly Rowan Kids

Rowan presently has one child together with her ex-fiance, David. They have a daughter together, Braelin Thomson, born on April 28, 2008, in Los Angeles.

Kelly Rowan Residence

Presently, Canadian actress, Rowan resides in her native Canada on Vancouver Island, according to her website.

Kelly Rowan Height

Former model and current actress, Rowan, has a sexy and beautiful modeling body with an amazing height of 5 ft 7 in (1.7 m) and a weight of 57 kg (125 lbs).

Kelly Rowan Career

Rowan appeared in movies including The Gate (1987), Hook (1991), One Eight Seven (1997) alongside Samuel L. Jackson, and Three to Tango (1999), after graduating in acting and modeling in New York. She then guest-starred in TV series including The Outer Limits, Da Vinci’s Inquest, Growing Pains, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, and Dallas. Rowan received a Gemini Award for her work in the television film Adrift in 1993 alongside Bruce Greenwood. She appeared in Assassins (1995) along with Antonio Banderas and Sylvester Stallone.

Kelly then portrayed Matty Shaw, a funeral parlor operator, and gunsmith, in the television series Lonesome Dove; The Outlaw Years from 1995 to 1996. She guest-starred in four episodes of Boomtown in 2002, portraying ”Marian”, the deceived wife of David McMorris (Neal McDonough). Later she was cast as Kirsten Cohen, a recovering alcoholic mother on The O.C., a Fox TV series in 2003. As well as starring in The Truth About Jane (2000) together with Stockard Channing, the mini-series A girl Thing (2001) for Showtime. In addition to the award-winning Anya’s Bell for CBS (1999).

Recent work

Rowan received a Prism Award for her role in The O.C., in 2006. She then portrayed Natalie Vincent in the TNT series, Perception from 2012 to 2015. Rowan has been an executive producer in films such as the 2007 television movie She Drives Me Crazy and the 2008 television movie The Good Times Are Killing Me. The 2007 film was her third project for Lifetime. She has also volunteered as an actress with the Young Storytellers Foundation. Rowan additionally executive-produced and starred in Eight Days to Live (2006) and In God’s Country (2007). For both movies, she was nominated for Gemini awards for Best Television movie in 2007.

Kelly Rowan Net Worth

Canadian actress and former model, Rowan have been active in her acting profession from 1984 to the present. She has appeared in numerous films and earned great fortune throughout her life. Rowan has garnered up a net worth of approximately $25 million as of 2021.



Year Title Role Notes
1985 My Pet Monster Stephanie Direct-to-video
1987 The Gate Lori Lee
1989 The Long Road Home Cynthia
1991 Hook Peter’s Mother
1995 Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh Annie Tarrant
Assassins Jennifer
1996 Mocking the Cosmos Lydia / Lydathia Short film
1997 One Eight Seven Ellen Henry
1999 Three to Tango Olivia Newman
2001 Proximity Anne Conroy
2001 Jet Boy Erin
2002 Greenmail Ashley Pryor Direct-to-video
2006 Mount Pleasant Anne Burrows
2008 Jack and Jill vs. the World Kate
2012 Rufus Jennifer Wade also known as Hunted


Year Title Role Notes
1984 Hangin’ In Karen Episode: “The Party”
1986 The Truth About Alex Ellie Sanders Television movie
Night Heat Melissa Episode: “Trapped”
The High Price of Passion Student #3 Television movie
1987 The Kidnapping of Baby John Doe Salesgirl
Air Waves Episode: “Dinner at Eight”
1988 Mount Royal Episode: “Hello Stranger”
War of the Worlds Kim Episode: “Goliath Is My Name”
Another World Suzie Strathmore
1989 Street Legal Angelina Episode: “Beauties and Beasts”
1990 Growing Pains Rachel Episode: “Daddy Mike”
1991 Dallas Dana 3 episodes
1992 Grave Secrets: The Legacy of Hilltop Drive Gayla Williams Television movie
Exclusive Sunny
Sweating Bullets Julie Morrison Episode: “Ocean Park”
1993 Adrift Eliza Terrio Television movie
1995 Black Fox: Good Men and Bad Hallie Russell
The Outer Limits Isabelle Pierce Episode: “Virtual Future”
1996–1997 Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years Mattie Shaw Main role, 22 episodes
1997 The Burning Zone Stacy Episode: “The Last Five Pounds Are the Hardest”
A Match Made in Heaven Jane Cronin Television movie
1998 The Outer Limits Kristin Episode: “In Another Life”
When He Didn’t Come Home Carolyn Blair Television movie
Da Vinci’s Inquest Michaela Episodes: “Little Sister: Parts 2 and 3”
To Have & to Hold Gina Episode: “These Boots Were Made for Stalking”
1999 Late Last Night Jill Television movie
Chicken Soup for the Soul Mom Episode: “The Handwriting on the Wall”
Anya’s Bell Jeanne Rhymes Television Movie
A Crime of Passion Marci Elias
2000 The Truth About Jane Ms. Lynn Walcott
Scorn Sharon
2001 A Girl Thing Claire
Loving Evangeline Evie Shaw
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Eileen Nelson Episode: “Slaves of Las Vegas”
2002 Rag and Bone Karen Toms Television movie
The Man Who Saved Christmas Mary
2002–2003 Boomtown Marian McNorris 4 episodes
2003–2007 The O.C. Kirsten Cohen Main role, 92 episodes
2005 Still I Long for Your Kiss Music video from Peter Gallagher’s album 7 Days in Memphis
2006 Eight Days to Live Teresa Spring Television movie
2007 In God’s Country Judith Leavitt
2009 CSI: Miami Katherine Faber Episode: “Divorce Party”
The Good Times Are Killing Me Kate Derby Television movie
2010 Flashpoint Maggie Perrello Episode: “Severed Ties”
2011 Cyberbully Kris Hillridge Television movie
2012–2015 Perception Natalie Vincent /
Dr. Caroline Newsome
Main role
2015 Castle Dean Feller Episode: “PhDead”
Murdoch Mysteries Mrs. Millicent McGowan Episode: “A Merry Murdoch Christmas”
2016 Tulips in Spring Caroline Television movie