Amanda Bearse
Amanda Bearse
Real Name/Full Name Amanda Bearse
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Amanda Bearse
Birth Place: Winter Park, Florida, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 9 August 1958
Age/How Old: 65 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 162 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 4″
Weight: In Kilograms – 64 Kg
In Pounds – 141 lbs
Eye Color: Hazel
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Parents Name: Father –N/A
Mother –N/A
Siblings: N/A
School: Winter Park High School, Young Harris College, Rollins College, Birmingham Southern College
College: American Film Institute, Los Angeles, University of Southern California, Georgia State University
Religion: Christianity
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Lesbian
Marital Status: Married
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: Carrie Schenken
Kids/Children Name: Yes(1)- Zoe Bearse
Profession: Actress, Comedian, and Director
Net Worth: $20 million
Last Updated: June 2024

The beautiful girl, Amanda Bearse, is an associate Yankee role player. She is also a director and a comedian now. Her career took-off on a very smooth journey when she successfully got the part of Amanda Cousins on the soap opera All My Children, which aired from 1982 to 1983.

Her fans remember her starring on the Fox sitcom Married with Children, where she played the role of a neighbor named Marcy Rhodes D’Archy. The sitcom aired from 1987 to 1997. It was aired in the United States throughout the years. She was appreciated for her extraordinary acting skills within the 1985 horror film Fright Night.

Well, how well do you know about Amanda Bearse? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Amanda Bearse’s net worth in 2024, 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 Amanda Bearse to date.

Biography and Early Life

The actress was born on August 9, 1958, in Winter Park, Florida, USA. Now a 62-year-old lady, there is no such information about her on social media. Neither about her parents, siblings, nor her childhood. It seems that she is quite a private person about her life and has successfully managed to keep her early stages of life behind the curtains. The media has also been quite generous about it and never barged in their noses much regarding her life.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Amanda Bearse in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Amanda Bearse’s age is 65 years old as of today’s date 14th June 2024 having been born on 9 August 1958. Though, she is 5′ 4″ in feet and inches and 162 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 141 lbs in Pound and 64kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Hazel and hair color is Dark Brown.


The Fright Night actress Amanda Bearse was quite serious about her professional career as an actress. Her teacher was Sanford Meisner; in her Alma-mater, she studied Neighborhood Playhouse. It is where she acquired her exceptional acting skills. It is pretty evident that her love and passion for Film Industry have been there for a long time, and she has successfully earned a title in Hollywood.

She attended Rollins College, Brigham Southern College, and Young Haris College also. However, the reason is unknown as to why she did it, but it seems that no matter, she was serious about her education. She even received an associate of arts degree from the college, as mentioned above.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Amanda Bearse With Partner Carrie Schenken
Amanda Bearse With Partner Carrie Schenken

The beautiful historian Amanda Bearse has more than one lakh followers on Twitter and somewhat similar followers on Facebook; however, there’s hardly any data concerning her Instagram followers to date. Since she is a very private person, there is hardly in detail about her personal life, which is quite understandable.

Although O’Neill explicit that she was the sole one in all his co-stars with whom he didn’t get on quite well. He was observed to be more inclined on the masculine side. She had several relationships before she got married, and it changed her to a great extent. The sweet, feminine, cute Amanda interestingly became more masculine, snarky.

He even said that the cast used to say she can even grow a tooth. When she tied the knot with her lesbian partner, O’Niell confronted her for being the only cast along with David Faustino, who wasn’t invited. Amanda replied that it was a tough call for her, and she thought they would have found it funny watching two women come in tuxedos in a church.

In an interview, when asked about her thoughts on Married with Children, Amanda surprisingly revealed that she found it mean-spirited and misogynist. She found it highly appropriate, and she does not think that it would be produced anymore since it is globally offensive to a great length. The fact that it was not everybody’s cup of tea and yet managed to get aired for such a long period was very strange to her.

Overall the show made everyone laugh, and that what matters to her the most. Bearse even found her voice on the show too. She turned herself into a director later and made quite a few shows. Her directorial debut, the hit Irish comedy Party Face, is now playing in New York through April.

Is Amanda Bearse Lesbian?

Amanda Bearse is a lesbian and married got married to her longtime girlfriend, Carrie Schenken. The couple tied the knot in 2010. They even adopted a baby girl Zoe Bearse growing to be quite a fantastic human being now. She announced to the public her sexual orientation in 1993 and revealed that she is a lesbian.

Professional Career

She debuted her career in acting on the soap opera All My Children. She appeared in many independent and B-movies like ‘Protocol’ in 1984, Fright Night in 1985, and Fraternity Vacation in 1985. Her other films and Tv works include Karen in First Affair, Jean Haywood in Hotel, Marcy D’Archy in The Earth Day Special, Barmaid in The Doom Generation, to name a few. She also directed The Sperm Donor in 2005. She teamed with Rosie O’Donnell in 2006 to direct The Big Gay Sketch Show.


It is indeed sad to see that she has not yet received any awards to date. It is sad for her fans that she was never nominated for any of her roles to date. Who knows, she might get one after she is doing her best in the industry. She is brilliant in her work.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Amanda Bearse in 2024

Amanda Bearse Net Worth
Amanda Bearse Net Worth

With her insanely successful professional career, Amanda Bearse has racked up a lot of popularity and net worth with even a star in the Hollywood walk of fame. Her talent in acting and direction is no hearsay after it has brought her to a massive net worth of $20 million as of 2024, which only a few artists can boast. Her great success can be linked to her early start.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

As stated earlier, the actress is a very private person and chooses not to reveal much about her life. She appeared in Here Comes the Munsters and The Doom Generation. The cheerful and confident actress is immensely talented and loves her private space.

Amanda Bearse travels all over the country to direct and appear at conventions. She is currently settled in Seattle. She adores her fans and never misses a chance to meet them and give her autograph to those who still remember her, even to those who are now discovering about her and her work. She has no wish to retire just yet. Being a mother and managing her household, she is perfect in her way.


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