Poppy Montgomery
Poppy Montgomery
Real Name/Full Name Poppy Montgomery
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Poppy Montgomery
Birth Place: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 15 June 1972
Age/How Old: 51 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 160 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 4″
Weight: In Kilograms – 62 Kg
In Pounds – 137 lbs
Eye Color: N/A
Hair Color: N/A
Parents Name: Father –Phil Donahue
Mother –Nicola Montgomery
Siblings: Rosie, Daisy, Poppy, Marigold, lily, Jethro
School: N/A
College: N/A
Religion: N/A
Nationality: Australian
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: Adam  Kaufman (2005- 2011)
Shawn Sanford ( m. 2014)
Kids/Children Name: Jackson Phillip
Profession: actress
Net Worth: $10 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Poppy Montgomery an Australian-American actress who has played several of the major roles in the critical acclaimed series and films such as her first major role in the 2001 CBS miniseries “Blonde” where she played as Marilyn Monroe. She becomes more famous after another major role in the CBS mystery drama featuring as Samantha Spade in “Without a Trace”. He played the role for seven of the seasons from September 2002- May 2009.

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

Biography and Early Life

Poppy Montgomery was born on June 15 1972 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She is the talented daughter to Phil Donahue a restaurateur by profession and her mother Nicole Montgomery and executive and market researcher. She grew up in a large family of 6 children with her siblings being named after flowers; they include Rosie, Daisy, Poppy, Marigold, lily and their brother Jethro.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Poppy Montgomery in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Poppy Montgomery’s age is 51 years old as of today’s date 19th April 2024 having been born on 15 June 1972. Though, she is 5′ 4″ in feet and inches and 160 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 137 lbs in Pound and 62 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is N/A and hair color is N/A.


Poppy from when she was a child did not thrive in her education but struggled to pursue it until the age of when she was fed up and she decided to drop out at this stage to pursue her acting career.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Poppy Montgomery With Husband Shawn Sanford
Poppy Montgomery With Husband Shawn Sanford

Her love story has an interesting touch to it for when she was 15 years she took a bus to Florida to meet her then 18 year old boyfriend thinking that she was so in love but in less than a week she noticed that her boyfriend did not complete her and so she went to Los Angeles to chase after her acting career instead. She then captured the interest of one man name Kaufman with whom they met while working on individual films.

Then she was delighted to announce her pregnancy in June 2007 and at the end of the same year she gave birth to their baby named Phillip Jackson. Then 4 years later the couple was reported to have separated for reasons that were not disclosed in the public. The same year 2011 she started dating the director of marketing for Microsoft Shawn Sanford after they had met in Puerto Rico.

Then after two years of their marriage they welcomed their daughter Violet Grace in the year April 2013 and the following year she gave birth to their son Gus Monroe. They also set the record straight by stating that they had gotten married in Disneyland their children being part of the witness.

Is Poppy Montgomery Lesbian?

Poppy may not be considered to be a lesbian for she has her own standards that cannot allow her to change her sexuality.

Professional Career

Her career landed her to participate in minor roles such as NYPD Blue in the 90’s. She couldn’t hide her joy when she landed her first major role in the 2001 CBS miniseries “Blonde” where she played as Marilyn Monroe. This become her break ought role for she received a lot of positive reviews and critical acclaim. The success led her to landing another major role in the CBS mystery drama featuring as Samantha Spade in “Without a Trace”. He played the role for seven of the seasons from September 2002- May 2009.

She also happened to feature in the television film biographical film “Magic Beyond Words” in April 2011 starring as Harry Potter author J.K Rowling. She also started starring in “Unforgettable” the CBS drama playing the role of Carrie Wells. The series was cancelled a number of times and kept pushing till it got to its fourth season in the year 2016.


She has been nominated for some awards in her acting career she was nominated in 2001 for the online film and TV association as the best actress in a motion picture for “Blonde”. Then in 2004 she was nominated for screen actors Guild for outstanding performance by an Ensemble in a drama series for her role in “without a Trace”. Then she also got nominated In 2013 BY THE Canadian Screen Awards for the category best performance in a leading role in a dramatic program or miniseries for “Magic Beyond Words” Although she has not won any awards she has a discrete talent.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Poppy Montgomery in 2024

Poppy Montgomery Net Worth
Poppy Montgomery Net Worth

The 51-year-old actress has a thriving career as an actress. She is estimated to earn an estimated value of $85,000 per episode of the films and series that she features. Her main source of income is her acting career where she has featured in several TV shows and movies. As of 2024, Her overall net worth is estimated to be $10 million and will continue to increase in the near future.

The “Without a Trace actress id very persistent when she was getting started in her career she kept trying her chance through Bob McGowan former Julia Roberts manager until she was signed. She knew she was talented and only needed an opportunity to prove herself. When she was given the minor roles she did them with perfection and that is how her career began.


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