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Full NameHolly Hunter
First NameHolly
Last NameHunter
Birth NameHolly Patricia Hunter
Birth CityConyers, Georgia
Birth CountryUnited States
Father NameCharles Edwin Hunter
Father ProfessionBusinessman
Mother NameOpal Marguerite Catledge
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusDivorced
SpouseJanusz Kaminski (ex-husband)
FilmographyBroadcast News,The Piano,Thirteen,The Big Sick,Succession
EducationCarnegie Mellon University
Height157 cm
Date of BirthMarch 20,1958
Age62 years

What Is The Net Worth Of Actress Holly Hunter?

Holly Hunter is the American actress best known for playing Jane Craig in 1987 film Broadcast News. Similarly, she is recognized for her various roles: Ada McGrath in The Piano, Melanie Freeland in Thirteen, and Beth in The Big Sick

As of May 2020, Holly Hunter has an estimated net worth of $14 million. Sources say that, she earns a salary of $145,000 per episode from her TV series. Previously, in 2009, she earned $150,000 per episode from the show Saving Grace.

Jane Craig In The Film Broadcast News-Career Updates

Holly Hunter made a debut playing Sophie in the film The Burning in 1981. After that, she appeared in the TV movies Svengali and An Uncommon Love in 1983. 

Eventually, in 1987, Holly earned the popularity for the portrayal of Jane Craig in the romantic comedy-drama film Broadcast News along with William Hurt and Albert Brooks. For her role in the movie she even received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress. 

Additionally, Hunter became the part of TV films  Roe vs. Wade and The Positively True Adventures of the Alleged Texas Cheerleader-Murdering Mom. From 2007 to 2010, she portrayed Grace Hanadarko on the crime drama TV series Saving Grace along with Leon Rippy, Kenny Johnson, Tom Irwin, and Yaani King

The Piano actress Holly Hunter
The Piano actress Holly Hunter

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Furthermore, Holley's notable acting credit include The Piano, The Big Sick, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, The Incredibles, Incredibles 2, Crash, Home for the Holidays, Always, and Raising Arizona. Also, she appeared in TV shows Top of the Lake, Bonnie & Clyde, and Here and Now.

In 2019, Broadcast News Hunter played Rhea Jarrell on the television series Succession starring Hiam Abbass, Nicholas Braun, Brian Cox, Sarah Snook, and Natalie Gold. Moreover, she completed filming for the TV series, Mr. Mayor.


Back in 2014, Holly Hunter purchased a house for $3.3 million in Brooklyn, New York, the United States. The mansion featuring 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms along with a single bed/bathroom apartment is now listed on market for $4.5 million. 

Holly Hunter's Brooklyn House
Holly Hunter's Brooklyn House

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Additionally, in 2005, Here and Now actress purchased the villa covering a 3,000-square-foot area for $4.1 million in Manhattan. Later, in 2014, the bungalow was sold for $7.6 million. 


Holly Hunter was born Holly Patricia Hunter on March 20, 1958, in Conyers, Georgia, the United States. 

Her father, Charles Edwin Hunter is a businessman while the mother is Opal Marguerite Catledge. As per IMDb, she the youngest among 7 siblings, however, their names are yet not available.

Holly Hunter is worth $14 million
Holly Hunter is worth $14 million

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62 years old star graduated from Carnegie Mellon University holding a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. 

Who Is Holly Hunter Married To?

5 feet 2 inches tall Holly exchanged the wedding vows with Polish cinematographer and director Janusz Kaminski

Holly Hunter and ex-husband, Janusz Kaminski
Holly Hunter and ex-husband, Janusz Kaminski

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The couple tied the knot on May 20, 1995. After 6 years of marriage, the duo divorced on December 21, 2001.

Updated On Tue May 26 2020 Published On Tue May 26 2020 By Mikshya