Valerie Perrine

Valerie Perrine is a popular American actress and former model. She is most well-known for starring in the popular biographical drama film, “Lenny” for which she earned a Best Actress Award at the 1975 Cannes Film Festival. For her performance in the film, she earned nominations for Academy Award and Golden Globe as well. She is equally famous for starring in the popular superhero films, “Superman” (1978) and “Superman II” (1980).

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

Biography and Early Life

Valerie Perrine, whose full name is Valerie Ritchie Perrine, was born on the 3rd of September 1943 in Galveston, Texas, U.S. She was born to parents, Winifred McGinley and Kenneth Perrine. His father was a lieutenant colonel in the U.S. army while her mother was a dancer. The family lived in various places, over the years,  due to her father’s work.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Valerie Perrine in 2021 and what is her height and weight? Well, Valerie Perrine’s age is 77 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 3 September 1943. Though, she is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 126 lbs in Pound and 57 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Blue and hair color is Blonde.


Valerie Perrine received her education from Camelback High School, which is located in the city of Phoenix in Arizona.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Valerie Perrine is currently single as per our records. She was in relationships with film director Stan Dragoti from 1982 to 1984, film producer Morgan Mason from 1981 to 1982, actor Elliott Gould from 1974 to 1976, and actor, Jeff Bridges from 1972 to 1973. She has also been in relationships with film producer Dodi Fayed, actor Nels Van Patten, and actor Steven Ford.

Is Valerie Perrine Lesbian?

Valerie Perrine is straight when it comes to his sexual orientation and is neither lesbian/gay nor bisexual.  She is currently single but has previously been in relationships with popular celebrities, Stan Dragoti, Morgan Mason, Elliott Gould, Jeff Bridges, Dodi Fayed, Nels Van Patten, and Steven Ford. Seeing her relationship history, it’s clear that she is straight.

Professional Career

Valerie Perrine began her career in 1972 with a starring role in the comedy-drama military science fiction film, “Slaughterhouse-Five”. Two years later, in 1974, she starred in the popular biographical drama film, “Lenny” which was a huge critical success and was also nominated for six academy awards. For her performance in the film, she won the Best Actress Award at the Cannes Film Festival in 1975 while also receiving nominations for Academy Award and Golden Globe. In 1976, she once again starred in a biographical film, titled “W. C. Fields and Me”.

3 years later, in 1978, she starred in the massively popular superhero film, “Superman”, which was a huge success both commercially and critically. In 1980, she starred in “Superman II” which was a sequel to the previously mentioned film. A couple of years later, in 1982, she starred in the neo-noir drama film, “The Border”.

From 1985 to 1998, she acted in several films including, “Water”, “Bright Angel”, and “My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend”. In 2005, she starred in the independent drama film, “The Californians”. Her most recent film role was in the 2016 comedy-drama film, “Silver Skies”.


  • Valerie Perrine was the winner of the Best Actress Award at the 1975 Cannes Film Festival for “Lenny”.
  • Valerie Perrine was nominated for the 1975 Academy Award in the category of Best Actress in a Leading Role for “Lenny”.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Valerie Perrine in 2021

As of 2021, Valerie Perrine has garnered a net worth of $5 Million. He has garnered most of his earnings from her career as an actor. Seeing how she has been a part of multiple successful projects in her career, it only makes sense that she has garnered such a handsome net worth.

Valerie Perrine is a great actor and the list of her awards and achievements proves that. With that being said, we wish her the best of luck in all her future endeavors and hope she continues to entertain us.


Facts of Valerie Ritchie Perrine

  • Gender Female
  • full nameValerie Ritchie Perrine
  • birthplaceGalveston, Texas, US
  • Date of Birth September 03, 1943
  • Age 80 years 10 months
  • Horoscope Virgo
  • Lucky Number 11
  • Lucky Stone Sapphire
  • Lucky Color Green
  • Best Match for Marriage Taurus, Capricorn
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religion
  • net worth$5 Million
  • professionActress and Former Model
  • weightIn Kilograms – 57 Kg, In Pounds – 126 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 170 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
  • hair colorBlonde
  • eye colorBlue
  • high schoolCamelback High School

Written by Joel S. Elkins

Meg Zelly

Tony McGill