Robin Wright Bio, Age, Family, Education, Spouses, Films and Net Worth

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

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

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Who is Robin Wright?

Robin Gayle Wright is an American actress and director. She has received a Golden Globe Award and a Satellite Award similarly she earned 8 Primetime Emmy Award nominations for her work in television.

Robin Wright’s Career


Robin initially won attention for her position in the NBC Daytime soap opera Santa Barbara, as Kelly Capwell from 1984 to 1988. She later made transition to movie, being the star in romantic comedy fantasy adventure movie The Princess Bride (1987). The position led to Wright’s achievement in the movie industry with main roles in movies like Forrest Gump (1994), the romantic drama Message in a Bottle (1999), the superhero drama-thriller Unbreakable (2000).

Also she starred in the historical drama The Conspirator (2010), the biographical sports drama Moneyball (2011), the mystery thriller The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011). In addition to the biographical drama Everest (2015), the superhero movie Wonder Woman (2017), and the neo-noir science fiction movie Blade Runner 2049 (2017).

Wright additionally starred as Claire Underwood in the Netflix political drama streaming television series House of Cards. For this position she received the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress- Television Series Drama in 2013, being the first actress to win a Golden Globe for a streaming television collection.

Wright has obtained six Primetime Emmy Award nominations in the Outstanding Lead Actress category for House of Cards (one for each season). In addition to two nominations in the Outstanding Drama Series category in 2016 and 2017 as a producer at the show.

A photo of Robin Wright
A photo of Robin Wright

Wright is one of the highest paid actresses in the United States, with an earning of US$420,000 per episode for her role in House of Cards in 2016.

Robin Wright’s Age

Gayle Wright was born in Fort Worth, Texas, United States on April 8, 1966. She is aged fifty four as of 2021.

Robin Wright’s Parents

She was born to Gayle Gaston and Freddie Wright. Her mother was a cosmetics saleswoman while her father was a pharmaceutical company employee.

Robin Wright’s Siblings

Wright has one sibling, Richard Gregg Wright.

Robin Wright’s Education

Wright was raised in San Diego, California and attended La Jolla High School in La Jolla. Later she joined Taft High School in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles.

Robin Wright’s Interests

Wright co-partnered with California- based companies: Pour Les Femmes and The SunnyLion. The SunnyLion organization donates a portion of its profits to the Raise Hope For Congo Movement. She is the honorary spokesperson for the Dallas, Texas-based non-profit The Gordie Foundation.

Wright is likewise an activist for human rights in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. She is the narrator and executive producer of the documentary When Elephants Fight, which highlights how multinational mining corporations and politicians in the DRC threaten human rights and perpetuate conflict in the region.

Robin Wright’s Spouses

Wright was married to actor Dane Witherspoon from 1986 to 1988 after they had met at the set of the soap opera Santa Barbara. Later in 1989 she got into a courting with actor Sean Penn after his divorce from Madonna. After numerous break ups and make ups they wed in 1996, but their courting was on the brink as they filed and withdrew many divorces. They then divorced on July 22, 2010.

Wright then began out dating actor Ben Foster in 2012 and announced their engagement in January 2014. Their risky relationship led to them calling off the engagement numerous instances only to later part ways. Later in 2017 Wright began out out courting Clement Giraudet, a Saint Laurent executive, and secretly wed in August 2018 in La Roche-sur-le-Buis, France.

Robin Wright’s Kids

With Sean Penn, Wright had children, a daughter and a son. Their daughter, Dylan Frances, was born in April 1981 and their son, Hopper Jack, was born in August 1993.

Where does Robin Wright live?

Robin Wright presently lives in Manhattan in a luxurious apartment in the West Village home.

Robin Wright’s Height

Wright has a stunning body frame with a height of 5′ 6” (1.83 m).

Robin Wright’s Net Worth

Actor, model, spokesperson, businessperson, singer and movie producer Wright has a net worth of $65 million.



Year Title Role
1986 Hollywood Vice Squad Lori Stanton
1987 The Princess Bride Buttercup
1990 Denial Sara / Loon
1990 State of Grace Kathleen Flannery
1992 The Playboys Tara Maguire
1992 Toys Gwen Tyler
1994 Forrest Gump Jenny Curran
1995 The Crossing Guard Jojo
1996 Moll Flanders Moll Flanders
1997 Loved Hedda Amerson
1997 She’s So Lovely Maureen Murphy Quinn
1998 Hurlyburly Darlene
1999 Message in a Bottle Theresa Osborne
2000 How to Kill Your Neighbor’s Dog Melanie McGowan
2000 Unbreakable Audrey Dunn
2001 The Pledge Lori
2001 The Last Castle Rosalie Irwin
2002 Searching for Debra Winger Herself
2002 White Oleander Starr Thomas
2003 The Singing Detective Nicola / Nina / Blonde
2003 Virgin Mrs. Reynolds
2004 A Home at the End of the World Clare
2005 Nine Lives Diana
2005 Sorry, Haters Phoebe Torrence
2005 Max
2006 Breaking and Entering Liv Ullmann
2006 Room 10 Frannie Jones
2007 Hounddog Stranger Lady
2007 Beowulf Queen Wealtheow
2008 What Just Happened Kelly
2008 New York, I Love You Anna
2009 State of Play Anne Collins
2009 The Private Lives of Pippa Lee Pippa Lee
2009 A Christmas Carol Fan Scrooge / Belle
2010 The Conspirator Mary Surratt
2011 Moneyball Sharon Beane
2011 Rampart Linda Fentress
2011 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Erika Berger
2013 The Congress Robin Wright
2013 Adore Roz
2014 A Most Wanted Man Martha Sullivan
2015 Everest Peach Weathers
2017 Wonder Woman General Antiope
2017 Blade Runner 2049 Lieutenant Joshi
2017 Justice League General Antiope
2018 André the Giant Herself
2020 Wonder Woman 1984 General Antiope
2021 Land Edee Mathis
2021 Zack Snyder’s Justice League General Antiope


Year Title Role
1983–84 The Yellow Rose Barbara Anderson
1984–88 Santa Barbara Kelly Capwell
2005 Empire Falls Grace Roby
2011 Enlightened Sandy
2013–2018 House of Cards Claire Underwood

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