Randy Quaid
Randy Quaid
Real Name/Full Name Randy Randall Rudy Quaid
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Randy Quaid
Birth Place: Houston, Texas, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 1 October 1950
Age/How Old: 73 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 193cm
In Feet and Inches –6′4″
Weight: In kilograms-101 kg
In pounds-220 lbs
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father: William Rudy Quaid
Mother: Juanita Bonniedale
Siblings: Dennis Quaid, Buddy John Quaid, Brandy Quaid
School: N/A
College: The University of Houston.
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Evi Quaid (m. 1989), Ella Jolly (m. 1980–1989)
Kids/Children Name: Amanda Quaid
Profession: Actor, Voice Actor, Musician, Film Producer
Net Worth: $1 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Randy Quaid is a very popular actor in Hollywood and has appeared in many popular films, including drama and comedy. He is also a voice actor and appeared on Television too. He has experience in theatres and has also been nominated for prestigious awards like Academy Awards and Emmys Awards too.

Well, how well do you know about Randy Quaid? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Randy Quaid’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Randy Quaid to date.

Biography and Early Life

His birth name is Randy Randall Rudy Quaid. He was born in Houston, which is in Texas. He was born in the year 1950, on the 1st of October. His father, William Rudy Quaid, was an electrician, and his mother, Juanita Bonniedale, was a real estate agent. His zodiac sign is Libra.

His siblings are Dennis Quaid, Buddy John Quaid, Brandy Quaid. Dennis Quaid is also an actor.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Randy Quaid in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Randy Quaid’s age is 73 years old as of today’s date 12th July 2024 having been born on 1 October 1950. Though, he is 6′4″ in feet and inches and 193 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 220 lbs in Pound and 101kg in Kilograms.


Randy Quaid took acting classes in school and was later enjoyed the classes and developed a love for acting. His school details are unknown. He studied acting at the University of Houston.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Ella Marie Jolly and Quaid got married in the year 1980. She was a model. Their daughter, whose name is Amanda Marie, was born in the year three years later in 1983. But, they separated and got divorced in 1989.

When he was shooting for Bloodhounds of Broadway, he met Evi Motolanez. They got married in 1989 in California.

Quaid and his wife Evi have been involved in many legal issues and have been arrested many times on different grounds. They have been arrested for defrauding charges, burglary charges, and many other charges too. They also sought asylum protection in Canada and cited the reason they had were afraid to live in the United States. They also sought Canadian citizenship. Although Evi was granted citizenship, Randy was denied.

Is Randy Quaid Gay?

No, Randy Quaid is not gay as he had been married to Ella Marie for many years. He is married to Evi since the year 1989. So, he is sexually inclined towards women.

Professional Career

Randy Quaid was discovered by Peter Bogdanovich and cast in the film The Last Picture Show. His role was first acclaimed in the film The last detail, where he played the role of a sailor named Larry Meadows. He was the leading actor in the comedy film called Martians Go Home. He also acted in Cold dog soup and played the role of the king of Spain in the film Goya’s Ghosts.

He played the role of Lyndon Johnson, and this role also fetched him the Golden Globe Award.

He has also starred in television in shows like Saturday Night Live, Streets of Laredo, Davis Rules, Elvis.

He is a talented voice actor too and has lent his voice for Colonel Sanders in various commercials. He also has voiced for KFC. He has appeared in many theatre productions too. He has a band too called Randy Quaid & the fugitives.


His role in The Last Detail fetched him a nomination for the best supporting actor for Academy Awards. He has also been nominated for Golden Globe Awards and BAFTA awards too. He received the Golden Globe Awards for his role in LBJ: The early years. He was also nominated for Emmy Awards for this role. He won the Vancouver Film Critics Circle Award for his role in the comedy film Real-Time. He has received the Emmy and the Golden Globe Award again for his role as the manager of Elvis Presley in the series Elvis.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Randy Quaid in 2024

Randy Quaid Net Worth
Randy Quaid Net Worth

Randy Quaid’s estimated net worth is about $1 million as estimated in the year 2024. As he is an actor, a central part of his income is from films and television shows. He also has a musical band.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • He auditioned for his debut film, The Last Picture Show, as his teacher at Houston University insisted on him.
  • He has starred in about ninety movies.
  • Quaid is a supporter of Donald Trump.
  • Quaid and his wife’s passport were revoked in the year 2011.
  • He was banned from doing theatre and also fined by a committee in the year 2008.
  • According to sources, he was charged with physical and verbal abuse by his fellow members of a musical, which led to the canceling of the musical on Broadway.

Randy Quaid developed an interest in acting since school and pursued an education in acting too. He is a highly talented actor and has been critically acclaimed for his role in all varieties of movies. He has been awarded for portraying different positions and has also been a popular voice actor. He has survived in the film industry for years because of his talent and is an inspiration to artists all over the world.


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