Is Holly Hunter Married? Also Dating & Children Details

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Is Holly Hunter Married? Also Dating & Children Details

The Academy Award-winning actress Holly Hunter is one of the best in Hollywood. Holly won her Academy Award for her role in the 1993 movie The Piano. In addition to a win, she has received Oscar nominations for her work in movies such as Broadcast News (1987), The Firm (1993), and Thirteen (2003).

Making her debut in 1981 from the role of Sophie in the movie The Burning, Holly has since gone on to gather a respectable 64 credits as an actress. And along with acting, she has also gathered three credits as a producer and has 101 credits appearing as herself in various TV shows and award shows as a host.

As of now, Holly is busy working in TV series named A Higher Loyalty, which is set to release in 2020.

Holly’s Past Relationship: Marriage And Divorce

Holly was in a matrimonial relationship with another show business personality.

The actress was married to cinematographer Janusz Kaminski. They tied the knot on 20th May 1995. Janusz, too, just like Holly, is an Academy Award winner.

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However, the couple couldn’t continue their marriage for more than five years. Consequently, Janusz filed for divorce in December 2001. The news was first broken by AP News, and they said that the cinematographer had cited “irreconcilable differences” as the reason for separation.

It was reported at the time that they had been living separately since around Halloween of 2001. Finally, they got legally divorced on 21 December 2001. 

Current Partner

Holly began dating actor Gordon MacDonald in 2001 after meeting while working on drama By the Bog of Cats at San Hose, California. The pair have been together to this date.

In addition to being in a relationship with him for almost 20 years, Holly also has two children with Gordon.

Holly Hunter with boyfriend Gordon MacDonald and kids Press and Claude MacDonald (Photo: Image Collect)

Her first and second children - twins Claude and Press MacDonald - were born on 17th January 2006.

Net Worth Info

Holly has been active in the acting business for a long time. During this long career, she has worked in various highly-acclaimed and high-earning projects.

And all these acting jobs have boosted her net worth to be around $14 million as of December 2019. Her pay per episode in any TV series justifies this net worth as she earns at least around $145 thousand for one episode.

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In addition to her earnings from Hollywood, the actress is also active in the real estate scene. She has various high-value properties to her name, and even put her New York Townhouse on sale in February 2014. She asked $8.7 million for the mansion which she ought for $4.1 million in 2005.

Another property business is her sale of a townhouse in Brooklyn’s Fort Greene area at $4.5 million in May 2018.

Interesting Facts: Age, Height

  • Holly was born on 20th March 1958 in Conyers, Georgia, the US to parents Charles Edwin Hunter and mother Opal Marguerite.
  • The Oscar-winning actress stands at a height of 5 feet 2 inches (1.57 meters).
  • The actress attended Carnegie Mellon University and got a degree in Drama from there.
  • Before cinematic acting, she started her career from theatre acting.
  • She voiced the character of Elastigirl in the Disney Pixar movie Incredibles 2 (2018), and also voiced the same character in the movie’s first installment, The Incredibles in 2004.