Annette Bening

If you are a fan of Hollywood movies then you must know Annette Bening. This lady has been in the film industry for more than 3 decades now and she’s still going strong. This is what we call a mark of greatness. Her first project on stage was on Colorado Shakespeare Festival comp back in 1980. In 1984, she was featured at the American Conservatory Theater where she took part as Lady Macbeth.

Three years later, she received her first Tony Award nomination in the category of Best Featured Actress in a Play, after appearing on Coastal Disturbances. There was no looking back or stopping for her as her career was now full of awards and nominations and she’s still receiving them to date.

Well, how well do you know about Annette Bening? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Annette Bening’s net worth in 2021, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Annette Bening to date.

Biography and Early Life

This wonderful day started her day one on planet earth on the 29th of May in 1958 in a place known as Topeka, Kansas. Her parents Arnett Grant Bening and Shirley Katherine (née Ashley) were very happy to welcome their last-born daughter to the world. She was loved and protected by her older siblings who were Bradley, Byron, and her elder sister named Jane.

Not many people are lucky to be born in a family of an artist but Annette was. Her mother Shirley was a soloist and singer in church while her father Grant was an insurance salesman and a sales training consultant. Both her parents were practicing Episcopalians, they were native of Lowa and conservative Republicans. She is American of mostly English and German descent.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Annette Bening in 2021 and what is her height and weight? Well, Annette Bening’s age is 63 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 29 May 1958. Though, she is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 169 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 141 lbs in Pound and 64kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Blue and hair color is Light brown.


Although Annette knew her love for the big screen was really great, it was not enough reason for her to avoid getting into class. Annette was born in Kansas but when she was still young, the family moved to Wichita and this is where much of her childhood memories are. However, when she was around 7 years of age, the family moved in San Diego after her father found a job there.

This is where she joined Patrick Henry High School and she graduated in 1975. She also studied drama and began acting in junior high as the lead in a project titled The Sound of Music. After graduating from high school, she started working as a cook before joining San Diego Mesa College after which she joined San Francisco State University and majored in Theatre Arts.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Annette is not only successful in her career but also in her personal life. She has been in a marriage for many years just as she has been in the film industry and the way she balances the two is just amazing. Annette tied the knot with J. Steven White on the 26th of Ma in 1984 but after being together for six years, things didn’t work out for both on them. Therefore, they decided to quit and divorced in 1991.

One year later, on the 3rd of March in 1992, she tied the knot with Warren Beatty who is an actor and a filmmaker. Together they have been blessed with four kids named Benjamin, Isabel, Stephen, and Ella. The two are still together to date and very much in love with each other more than 20 years down the line.

Is Annette Bening Lesbian?

Looking at Annette’s love life, we can comfortably say that she is straight as far as her sexual orientation is concerned.

Professional Career

Annette’s professional career started in 1980 at Shakespeare Festival Company after which she joined American Conservatory Theatre located in San Francisco. She spent time with Denver Center Theatre Company who gave her an opportunity of starring in three projects titled Pygmalion, Macbeth and Cherry Orchard.

Her off-Broadway debut was made in the play Coastal Disturbances where she was featured as the protagonist. Annette’s television debut was in the television film titled Manhunt for Claude Dallas. This was followed by Wiseguy and Miami Vice.


Annette’s career is filled with awards, nominations, and other recognitions. As of now, she has received more than 30 awards and nominations. Some of these include two Golden Globe Awards, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, eight Golden Globe Awards, and four Academy Awards among others.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Annette Bening in 2021

As of 2021, Annette’s net worth is estimated at $80 million. We might not have the details of her earnings per episode but looking at her career, we can all agree that she’s doing well as an actress.

Annette is one of the most successful actresses in America. She realized her dream was to be in the film industry and she has given all she has to become the best.


Facts of Annette Carol Bening

  • Gender Female
  • full nameAnnette Carol Bening
  • birthplaceTopeka, Kansas
  • Date of Birth May 29, 1958
  • Age 65 years 11 months
  • Horoscope Gemini
  • Lucky Number 12
  • Lucky Stone Agate
  • Lucky Color Yellow
  • Best Match for Marriage Leo, Aquarius, Libra
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristianity
  • net worth$80 million
  • professionActress
  • weightIn Kilograms – 64 Kg, In Pounds – 141 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 169 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
  • hair colorLight brown
  • eye colorBlue
  • high school Patrick Henry High School

Written by Joel S. Elkins

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