Robin Wright Biography

Updated On Feb 14, 2019 Published On Nov 10, 2015
Facts of Robin Wright
Date of Birth: 1966 , April-8
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Robin Wright
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Texas
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Working For NBC
Net Worth $65 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Bolnde
Face Color White
Body Measurements 32-23-34
Breast Size 32B
Waist size 23
Hip Size 34
Weight in KG 60kg
Married Yes
Married to Sean Penn (m. 1996), Dane Witherspoon (m. 1986
Children Dylan Frances Penn, Hopper Jack Penn
Divorce Sean Penn (Div.2010),Dane Witherspoon (Div.1988)
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Robin Wright, who is known for her role of Claire Underwood in House of Cards, is the renowned actress and television director from the United States. She is also popular in the world for portraying her role in the movies like Unbreakable, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and many more.

Biography: Age, Childhood, Education

Robin Wright was born as Robin Virginia Gayle Wright on April 8, 1966, in an upper-middle-class family, in Dallas, Texas, the United States of America, to Gayle (Gaston) and Freddie Wright. She is an American and is of white ethnicity.

How old is Robin Wright?

As of 2019, she is 52 years of age.

Marriage, Husband, & Divorce

In 1984, when Robin was starring in the Santa Barbara, she met Dane Witherspoon for the first time. And from that time on they began their romantic love affairs. They got married in 1986 and finally got divorced in 1988.

A year later in 1989, Robin was seen with Sean Penn and was also believed to be dating from time on. Before being married to him, she gave birth to a daughter and son. They got married on the 27th of April 1996. However, after being married, they had on and off relationship several times and they got divorced on the 4th of August 2010.

With the start of 2012, she was romantically linked with Ben Foster and they also got engaged in January 2014. But on August 29th, 2015, their engagement was called off for the second time.

Married to Husband Clement Giraudet in 2018

As of 2018, Robin is married to Clement Giraudet, a Saint Laurent executive. The couple first met and began dating in 2017 and finally tied the knot on August 2018. The wedding ceremony was held in La Roche-sur-le-Buis, France.

Career: Movies & TV shows

Robin began her acting career since 1983 and those days, she appeared in the television series, The Yellow Rose. In 1986, she was listed in Promising New Actors of 1986 and she was included within the top twelve list of John Willis' Screen World, Vol. 38.

After that, she was offered a role to appear in the movie, Hollywood Vice Squad. One of her early major acting roles was in the soap opera Santa Barbara.

Salary & Net Worth

For her role in the movie Unbreakable, she earned the salary of $2,500,000. Her net worth is estimated to be around $60 million.

Robin Wright facts on timeline

Born in Dallas, Texas

April 8 , 1966

Robin Wright was from the upper middle class family born as Robin Virginia Gayle Wright in Dallas, Texas, United States of America to Gayle (Gaston) and Freddie Wright. She is an American and is of white ethnicity.

Began her acting career

1983

Drama and arts were her childhood dreams. She began her acting career since 1983 and that was from the television series, The Yellow Rose. She appeared in this television series only in two episodes. The following year, she appeared in Santa Barbara.

Listed in Promising New Actors of 1986"

1986

After she appeared in the television series, Santa Barbara she made a big impact in the acting world and finally in 1986, she was listed in the list of Promising New Actors of 1986 by John Willis' Screen World, Vol. 38.

Married to Dane Witherspoon

1986

She was first married to Dane Witherspoon. In 1984, when Robin was starring in the Santa Barbara, she met him for the first time. He is also one of the famous actors from United States and he was also her co-star in the television series, Santa Barbara. 

Divorced with Dane Witherspoon

1988

Her first married life came to an end after being married for about two years. She got married to Dane Witherspoon in 1986 after seeing him for about two years. They dissolved their married life in 1988. 

Began dating Sean Penn

1989

Soon after dissolving her first married life with actor, Dane Witherspoon, she began dating Sean Penn. She was seen with him since the start of 1989. Sean Penn full name is Sean Justin Penn and he is also one of the major award winning actors.

First child, Dylan Frances Penn

April 13 , 1991

Model Dylan Frances Penn is her first child. She was born on 13th of April, 1991 in Los Angeles, California. She was born after Robin started seeing Sean Penn. Dylan Frances Penn has also established herself as an actress. 

Second child, Hopper Jack Penn

August 6 , 1993

She became mother for the second time in her life in 1993. She and her ex husband, Sean Penn welcomed their second child together on 6th of August before being married and that time it was a son and they named him, Hopper Jack Penn.

Married to Sean Penn

April 27 , 1996

She became mother a two children after she began dating actor and film director, Sean Penn. They had wonderful love life from the start of their relationship, so they decided to get married and they got married on 27th of April 1996.

Won Golden Globes, USA

2014

Golden Globes, USA is one of the prestigious awards in the acting world and everyone really fells honored if they win this award for the first time. She has also been honored with these awards once and that was in 2014 for Best Performance by an Actress. 

Won Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2007

In 2007, she got her first nomination in Alliance of Women Film Journalists and that was for portraying her role in the movie Beowulf. She won this award that time for Most Egregious Age Difference Between the Leading Man.

Won Locarno International Film Festival

2005

She has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and she has also won some of them. In 2005, she got her one and only nomination till date in Locarno International Film Festival and that year she won this award for Best Actress. 

Called off her engagement

August 29 , 2015

With the start of 2012, she was romantically linked with Ben Foster and they also got engaged in January 2014. They also had on and off relationship several times and on August 29th, 2015, their engagement was called off for the second time.