Joan Allen

Joan Allen (Actress), born on August 20, 1956 in Rochelle, Illinois, USA. Joan Allen's age 65 years & Zodiac Sign Leo, nationality American (by birth) & Race/Ethnicity is Mixed (English, German, Northern Irish). Let's check, How Tall is Joan Allen?

Joan Allen Bio

  • Birth Name:Joan Allen
  • First Name: Joan
  • Last Name: Allen
  • Age: 65 years
  • Birth Date: August 20, 1956
  • Birth Place: Rochelle, Illinois, USA
  • Country: United States
  • Nationality: American
  • Birth/Zodiac Sign: Leo
  • Ethnicity: Mixed (English, German, Northern Irish)
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Hair Color: Blonde
  • Feet/Shoe Size: 12 (US & AUS), 42.5 (EU), 10 (UK)
  • Dress Size: 8 (US & CAN), 38 (EU), 12 (UK & AUS)
  • Joan Allen Height

    5 Feet 10 Inches (177.8 cm/1.778 m)

    Height & Weight
    Height (in Feet-Inches)5 Feet 10 Inches
    Height (in Centimeters)177.8 cm
    Height (in Meters)1.778 m
    Weight (in Kilograms)56 kg
    Weight (in Pounds)123.45 lbs

    Joan Allen Body Measurements

    Joan Allen's full body measurements are 38 inches (96.52 cm) - 36D - 29 inches (73.66 cm) - 37 inches (93.98 cm) .

    Body Measurements
    Measurements38-29-37 inches/ 96.52-73.66-93.98 cm
    Bust Size38 inches (96.52 cm)
    Bra Size36D
    Waist Size29 inches (73.66 cm)
    Hips Size37 inches (93.98 cm)

    Joan Allen FAQs

    What happened to Joan Allen?

    Joan Allen has “led a very separate life” from Hollywood. The 64-year-old actress doesn’t live in Los Angeles and has always made a concerted effort to remain out of the spotlight, despite the success she’s enjoyed over the years.

    How old is Joan Allen?

    65 years (August 20, 1956)

    Where is Joan Allen from?

    Rochelle, Illinois, United States

    Who plays Pam in Jason Bourne?

    Joan Allen

    Joan Allen is one of the most famous and trending Actress in the whole world right now. Joan Allen was born on August 20, 1956, in Rochelle, Illinois, United States.

    Family, Childhood, and Education

    Joan Allen’s father’s name is James Jefferson Allen and her mother’s name is Dorothea Marie. She has an older brother named David, and two older sisters named Mary and Lynn.

    Joan attended Rochelle Township High School. After that, she attended Eastern Illinois University, where she performed in several plays. She also attended Northern Illinois University, from where she graduated with a BFA in Theater.


    Joan began her career as a stage and TV actress. She made her film debut in the movie, Compromising Positions (1985), and a dramatic role as a blind woman befriended by a serial killer in Manhunter (1986). Around the same time, Allen was making a name for herself on the New York stage; she would eventually become one of the New York theater world’s most honored actresses and a winner of every major prize for her work on Broadway and off. She received a Best Actress Tony Award in 1988 for her performance, opposite John Malkovich, in Lanford Wilson’s Burn This and was Tony-nominated in the same category in 1989 for the title role in The Heidi Chronicles.

    In 2001, Allen starred in the mini-series The Mists of Avalon on TNT and earned a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for the role. She also starred as Rachel McAdam’s mother in the 2004 movie The Notebook. In 2005, she received many positive notices for her leading role in the comedy/drama The Upside of Anger, in which she played an alcoholic housewife. She played CIA Department Director Pamela Landy in The Bourne Supremacy, The Bourne Ultimatum, and The Bourne Legacy. Allen appeared in Death Race, playing a prison warden. In 2009, Allen starred as Georgia O’Keeffe in Lifetime Television’s 2009 biopic chronicling the artist’s life. Allen returned to Broadway after a twenty-year absence in March 2009, when she played the role of Katherine Keenan in Michael Jacobs’ play Impressionism opposite Jeremy Irons at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. The play was met with mixed reviews from critics. The New Yorker wrote the play “is as awkward as it is sublime”, noting its “brazen sweetness” and “openhearted humor”.

    Allen voiced the character, Delphine, in Bethesda Softworks’ 2011 video game The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. She also lent her voice talents in the Thomas Nelson audio Bible production known as The Word of Promise. In this dramatized audio, Allen played the character of Deborah. The project also featured a large ensemble of well-known Hollywood actors including Jim Caviezel, Lou Gossett Jr., John Rhys-Davies, Jon Voight, Gary Sinise, Christopher McDonald, Marisa Tomei, and John Schneider. In 2015, Allen signed for the leading role in the ABC drama series The Family, playing the role of villainous and manipulative mayor and matriarch of her family. After a nine-year absence from Broadway, Allen played Ellen Fine in the critically acclaimed Broadway premiere production of the Kenneth Lonergan play The Waverly Gallery in 2018, alongside Elaine May, Lucas Hedges, and Michael Cera at the John Golden Theatre. After a five-year break from acting in movies and television, she co-starred with Julianne Moore, Clive Owen, and Jennifer Jason Leigh in Lisey’s Story, the 2021 Apple TV miniseries adapted by Stephen King from his own novel. It was Allen’s second King adaptation after playing the lead role in the 2014 movie, A Good Marriage.

    Awards And Achievements

    In 1984, she won a Clarence Derwent Award for her portrayal of Hellen Stott in And a Nightingale Sang. In 1989, Allen won a Tony Award for her Broadway debut performance in Burn This. She received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Pat Nixon in Nixon (1995). The following year, she was again nominated for an Academy Award for her role as Elizabeth Proctor in The Crucible (1996). She was also nominated for Best Actress for her role in The Contender (2000), in which she played a politician who becomes the object of scandal.

    Relationship/ Affairs And Bofriend/ Husband

    Joan Allen is a divorced and single woman at the present time. Previously, she was married to actor Peter Friedman. Allen and Peter got married on 1 January 1990. They together had a daughter named Sadie Friedman. After 12 years of their marriage, they divorced on 10 March 2002.

    Despite their separation, they are very close to each other to share time with their daughter, Sadie. After her divorce from Peter, she has not been in any relationships until now. She is living a single life.

    Joan Allen Net Worth And Salary

    As of 2022, the estimated Joan Allen net worth is $48 million USD. Her major source of income is her acting career. Joan Allen’s salary as of 2022 is $3.9 million per year.

    Social Media Profile

    She is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter accounts. She has more than 481k followers on Facebook and more than 37k followers on Twitter.

    Trivia: Joan Allen Facts

    * Joan Allen’s mother was a homemaker and her father was a garage attendant.
    * She listed as one of twelve “Promising New Actors of 1986” in John Willis’ Screen World, Vol. 38. [1986]
    * She co-starred with Tobey Maguire in the 1998 cult classic film Pleasantville.
    * She also played CIA Director Pamela Landy in the Jason Bourne film franchise. She would star in the ABC drama The Family in 2016.
    * Joan Allen was previously married to Peter Friedman, with whom she had a daughter named Sadie.

    Now she ranked in the list of the most popular American actress.

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