Joanne Woodward
Joanne Woodward
Real Name/Full Name Joanne Gignilliat Trimmier Woodward
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Joanne Woodward
Birth Place: Thomasville, Georgia, U.S.
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 27 February 1930
Age/How Old: 94 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 163 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 4″
Weight: In Kilograms – 50 Kg
In Pounds – 110 lbs
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Grey
Parents Name: Father – Wade Woodward Jr.
Mother – Elinor Woodward
Siblings: Wade Woodward
School: Marietta High School,  Greenville High School
College: Sarah Lawrence College
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Widow
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: Paul Newman
Kids/Children Name: Elinor Teresa, Melissa Stewart, and Claire Olivia
Profession: Actress
Net Worth: $55 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Joanne Woodward is a popular American actress. Her career has spanned over six decades. She is the winner of multiple awards, and she also works as a philanthropist. Woodward’s best role came in 1957 in The Three Faces of Eve. Throughout her career, she has acted in many films and TV shows.

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

Biography and Early Life

Joanne Gignilliat Trimmier Woodward was born on February 27, 1930, in Thomasville, Georgia. She is the daughter of Wade Woodward Junior and Elinor. Her father used to be the vice president of Charles Scribner’s Sons. It was her mother’s love for films that she decided to become an actress.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Joanne Woodward in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Joanne Woodward’s age is 94 years old as of today’s date 14th April 2024 having been born on 27 February 1930. Though, she is 5′ 4″ in feet and inches and 163 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 110lbs in Pound and 50kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Blue and hair color is Grey.


She went to Marietta High School in Marietta, Georgia. Joanne Woodward earned her high school degree from Greenville High School in 1947. During her school days, she participated in many beauty contests. She has also appeared in theatrical productions of Greenville’s Little Theatre. In 1990, Woodward earned her bachelor’s degree from Sarah Lawrence College.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

According to reports, Joanne Woodward was first engaged to Gore Vidal. In 1958, she got married to Paul Newman. She remained with him until he died in 2008. The couple is the parents of three daughters, Elinor Teresa “Nell”, Melissa Stewart, and Claire Olivia. Elinor and Melissa have worked as former actresses. She is the founder of the non-profit summer camp called the Hole in the Wall Gang Camp.

Is Joanne Woodward Lesbian?

Joanne Woodward is one such woman who remained confined to one man in her life. Her sexual orientation is straight, and he is not lesbian. She has embraced motherhood and is the mother of three daughters.

Professional Career

In 1952, Joanne Woodward appeared in an episode of Tales of Tomorrow. Throughout the 1950s, she appeared in small roles in many TV shows. In 1971, the actress was seen in the TV movie called All the Way Home. In 1976, she appeared as Cornelia B. Wilbur in Sybil.

She has also appeared in many other TV films including See How She Runs, A Christmas to Remember, Crisis at Central High, Do You Remember Love, Blind Spot, and Breathing Lessons. In 2005, Woodward appeared in the mini-series Empire Falls. She was also the executive producer of the TV film called Our Town in 2003.

Joanne Woodward made her film debut by appearing in Count Three and Play in 1955. This was followed by starring in A Kiss Before Dying. The following year, she appeared in The Three Faces of Eve. Her film roles in the 1950s and 1960s include No Down Payment, The Fugitive Kid, The Stripper, A New Kind of Love, and Rachel, Rachel. Woodward appeared as Rita Walden in Summer Wishes, Winter Dreams in 1973. Her other movie roles include Mr. and Mrs. Bridge, The End, and The Drowning Pool. She has voiced for the films The Age of Innocence and Gayby.


In 1958, Joanne Woodward won the Academy Award in the category of “best actress in a leading role”. She is also a three-time winner of the Golden Globe Awards. The actress has won the Primetime Emmy Awards three times in her career. In 1975, she won the BAFTA Film Award for her role in Summer Wishes, Winter Dreams.

She has won many other awards including Golden Apple Award, Laurel Award, OFTA Award, and Screen Actors Guild Awards Woodward has also received a star on the Hollywood walk of Fame. Additionally, she was presented with the Jefferson Award for Public Service in 1994.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Joanne Woodward in 2024

Joanne Woodward Net Worth
Joanne Woodward Net Worth

As of 2024, Joanne Woodward has an approximate net worth of $55 million. This fortune comes from her career as a successful actress. The actress has been performing since 1952. She has appeared in many critically and commercially acclaimed films. Woodward is also a producer. She was the voice actress and executive producer of Lucky Them in 2013. Additionally, she also co-produced the made-for-TV film The Roots of Woe.

A legendary name, Joanne Woodward has appeared in some of the iconic films. She has done many endeavors in her career and has won many awards. Woodward is a very popular name and has created a legacy. She is also a philanthropist and has done a lot for different causes. Her popularity is such that she is loved by all in the film industry. All her life, she remained with one man.


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