Frances McDormand Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Frances McDormand is a renowned American actress who has given stellar performances in films like Fargo (1996), Mississippi Burning (1988), Almost Famous (2000), Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017), etc.

Born Name

Cynthia Ann Smith

Nick Name

Frances McDormand, Fran

Sun Sign


Born Place

Gibson City, Illinois, United States




Frances went to Monessen High School and graduated in 1975.

She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Theater from Bethany College in 1979. She attended the Yale School of Drama and received her Master of Fine Arts degree in 1982.




  • Father – Vernon McDormand (Adoptive) (Pastor)
  • Mother – Noreen Nickelson (Adoptive) (Nurse, Receptionist)
  • Siblings – Dorothy McDormand (Adoptive Sister), Kenneth McDormand (Adoptive Brother)




5 ft 5 in or 165 cm


67 kg or 147.5 lbs

Boyfriend / Spouse

Frances has dated –

  1. Joel Coen (1983-Present) – She got married to filmmaker Joel Coen on April 1, 1984. The couple adopted a 6-month-old baby boy named Pedro McDormand Coen from Paraguay in 1995.

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Hair Color


However, she often dyes her hair ‘Blonde’.

Eye Color


Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

Chin dimple

Frances McDormand Facts

  1. She is among a select group of actresses who have won the prestigious Triple Crown of Acting with a Tony, Emmy, and Oscar award to their names.
  2. Her portrayal of the Handler in Æon Flux (2005) was considered for a nomination in the ‘Worst Supporting Actress’ category at the 2006 Razzie Awards. In the end, she did not secure that nomination.
  3. Her Oscar-winning performance as Marge Gunderson in Fargo (1996) was listed as the 27th Greatest Movie Character of All Time by Premiere Magazine in 2004.
  4. In 2018, her ‘Best Actress’ Oscar statue (for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri) was briefly stolen by Terry Bryant at the Governors Ball after-party.

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Facts of Frances McDormand

  • full nameFrances McDormand
  • Date of Birth June 23, 1957
  • Age 64 years 6 months
  • Horoscope Cancer
  • Lucky Number 6
  • Lucky Stone Moonstone
  • Lucky Color Silver
  • Best Match for Marriage Taurus, Pisces, Scorpio
  • weight67 kg
  • height5 ft 5 in

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