Michelle Pfeiffer

Michelle Pfeiffer, known to many as Catwoman, the role she played in the film Batman returns; this comic book character bagged her a lot of popularity other than her lead role in films like The Russian House and Frankie and Johnny made her a popular face in Hollywood.

Starting her acting career with a one-episode appearance role followed my minor roles on television series. She made her way to such an established Hollywood actress by playing versatile characters throughout her career, all the way bagging almost 18 awards for her performances.

Well, how well do you know about Michelle Pfeiffer? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Michelle Pfeiffer’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 Michelle Pfeiffer to date.

Biography and Early Life

Michelle Pfeiffer was born to Richard Pfeiffer and Donna Pfeiffer; she is their second child of the four children they have, Rick being the oldest among them and Michelle elder to her two sisters, Dedee and Lori. She was born in Santa Ana, California, but later the family moved to Midway City. Michelle, before choosing acting as her career she tried out other professions as well; in early life worked as a checkout girl at Von supermarket and is a trained court stenographer. She participated in many beauty pageants, and following this; she stepped into her film career by giving auditions for television and films.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Michelle Pfeiffer in 2021 and what is her height and weight? Well, Michelle Pfeiffer’s age is 63 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 29 April 1958. Though, she is 5’2 in feet and inches and 171 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 119 lbs in Pound and 54kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Blue and hair color is Blonde.


Michelle Pfeiffer completed her graduation from Fountain Valley High School in 1976, and after graduation, she attended Golden West College, where she was a member of the Alpha Delta Pi sorority. She participated and won Miss Orange County Beauty Pageant and even participated in the Miss California contest the same year, where she got ranked at sixth position.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Michelle had a failed marriage with Peter Horton before she got married to her current husband, David E. Kelley. Horton and Pfeiffer met at acting classes and started dating, and in 1981 they got married, and soon after, she won the lead role in Grease2. She even worked in a few tv specials directed by her then-husband, Horton, and soon they even appeared together on-screen in a segment of comedy skit compilation.

After seven years of their marriage, they got separated when Michelle was having an affair with her co-star, John Malkovich, and two years after the separation, they got divorced in 1990. After her marriage, Michelle also had a three years relationship with actor/producer Fisher Stevens whom she met on the sets of the New York Shakespeare Festival.

In 1993 Michelle got married for the second time to television writer and producer David E. Kelley and worked on some projects for which Kelley wrote the screenplay.

Michelle has 2kids, one daughter and one son. She adopted her first child before being married to David E. Kelley and christened her adopted daughter on her and Kelley’s wedding day, and later, she gave birth to a son, John Henry Kelley II.

Is Michelle Pfeiffer Lesbian?

There is no such specific information about her sexual orientation, but she is believed to be straight. Her two marriages, initially with Peter Horton and later with David E. Kelley, might suggest as proof to the point of her being straight.

Professional Career

Michelle’s career can be compared to a graph that started from zero and has kept increasing in terms of growth in her career. In 1978, she started her career with minor projects like one-episode appearance and television series, and even television commercials. She got her first major film role lead in Grease 2 in 1982, although the movie was a failure with her next film, Scarface, which was a commercial hit, and Michelle gained a huge following.

Her first major box office hit was The Witches of Eastwick, and it became her earliest critical and commercial success. In her later career, she gave more successful films like – Married to the Mob: which was nominated for six consecutive Golden Globe Awards; Dangerous Liaisons: this movie was a great success of her career and bagged her the BAFTA Award for the Best Actress in a Supporting Role and nomination for Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.; The Fabulous Baker Boys : in this movie she gave in a lot of hard work like intense voice training for 4months and her hard work paid off and she dominated the Best Actress category at every major award function.

This movie was the turning point of her career and she won her first the Best Actress award at the Golden Globes and many more followed by more successful films like The Russian House ; Frankie and Johnny; for this 2movies she was again nominated for Best Actress in the Golden Globes ; Love Field ;and the worldwide acclaim winning role was her role as Catwoman in Batman Returns is one of the best performance of her career.

After this successful movies she established her own production company Via Rosa Productions and after five years of vacation from her acting career she made a comeback in the year 2007 with musical Hairspray and fantasy Stardust but then again she was not seen on-screen for few years and came back with a great success – The Wizard of Lies for this she won her first Emmy Award nomination. In 2018 she made her debut in Marvel Cinematic Universe in the film Antman and Wasp and Maleficent: Mistress of Evil in 2019, and finally, in 2020, she earned a Golden Globe nomination for French Exit.


Michelle, in her whole career, won numerous awards for her versatile performance. Some of the prestigious awards bagged by her include Golden Globe Award for best actress, BAFTA Award for the Best Actress in a Supporting Role; she received three Academy Award nominations to date: Best Supporting Actress for Dangerous Liaisons Best Actress in The Fabulous Baker Boys and Love Field followed by her first Emmy Award nomination in the year2017 for one of her best performance in The Wizard of Lies it even got her Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress nomination and her recent work in 2021 got her the best actress nomination at 9th Canadian Screen Awards.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Michelle Pfeiffer in 2021

She is one of the highest-paid stars of Hollywood, being an actress with 15 of her films crossing the $100 million record at the box office. Her net worth can be estimated to be $270 million as of 2021. Most part of her income is earned by her main profession I.e. Acting.

Michelle Pfeiffer is now one of the best actresses in Hollywood who just started from scratch. In spite of the critical failure of her debut film Grease 2 and initially being rejected for Scarface, she made it to the film and gained immense love and fame from the film at the very beginning of her career and then she never looked back and gave Hollywood several hits and eventually won many awards for her versatile performances.


Facts of Michelle Marie Pfeiffer

  • Gender Female
  • full nameMichelle Marie Pfeiffer
  • birthplaceSanta Ana, California , US
  • Date of Birth April 29, 1958
  • Age 66 years 1 months
  • Horoscope Taurus
  • Lucky Number 11
  • Lucky Stone Emerald
  • Lucky Color Green
  • Best Match for Marriage Virgo, Cancer, Capricorn
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristian
  • net worth$270 million
  • professionAmerican Actress
  • weightIn Kilograms – 54 Kg, In Pounds – 119 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 171cm, In Feet and Inches – 5’2
  • hair colorBlonde
  • eye colorBlue
  • high schoolFountain Valley High School

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