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Amy Madigan

Amy Madigan is a well-known American actress, producer, and singer. Amy Madigan is also popular as the wife of actor Ed Harris

Early Life and Childhood

Amy Madigan was born in Chicago, Illinois, United States on 11 September 1950. She is 73 years old.  Likewise, her birth name is Amy Marie Madigan while her nickname is Amy. Following her Zodiac sign is Virgo.

Amy is born to Amy Madigan John Madigan who is a lawyer by profession and Dolores Madigan who is an administrative assistant and amateur actress. Likewise, she has two siblings brothers, Jack and Jim.

Additionally, she holds American nationality, and her ethnicity is Presbyterian. She is straight as per her sexual orientation.

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Caption: Amy during her early age source: Pinterest


Talking about her educational background, she went to Aquinas Dominican High School where she performed plays. In addition, she studied piano at the Chicago Conservatory of Music and did her graduation from Marquette University with a degree in Philosophy.

Career and Professional Life

Amy Madigan started her musical career beginning in the late 1960s and choose to become a traveling musician for the following ten years of her life. Later on, she started to develop an interest in performing arts, notably music, being the daughter of a superstar.

After some years, she shifted to acting and rose to stardom with her outstanding performances in films and television. Similarly, she cooperated with her actor-husband and has a wonderful family and professional life in the United States.

She went to Los Angeles to advance her music career in 1974. Following, in 1977 she became the main singer for the rock band ‘Jelly,’ and their first and only album, ‘A True Story,’.

She is credited with award-winning performances in films from 1997-1990 such as ‘Loved’ and television shows such as ‘A Bright Shining Lie.’ Later on, she was featured alongside her husband in the Oscar-winning film ‘Pollock,’ in2000 which her husband produced and directed.

We could see her playing affluent art collector Peggy Guggenheim in the film. Additionally, in 2001-02, she starred in television films such as ‘Shot in the Heart’ and ‘The Laramie Project 2001-02.

Recently in 2018, she was seen in the film ‘American Woman,’ as well as a couple of episodes of the TV program ‘Ice.’ In the following years, she also appeared in films such as ‘The Hunt’ and ‘The Last Full Measure in 2019.

Awards and Nomination

Amy received Awards in the best category for supporting Best Actress for her role in Twice in a Lifetime in 1986. Similarly, she was also nominated for Primetime Emmy Award in the category of Outstanding Lead Actress. in the Miniseries Roe vs Wade in 1989.

Amy Madigan

caption: Amy slaying the red-carpet source: Gettyimages

Amy Madigan – Net Worth 2023

Talking about 2022, her net worth is estimated to be around $6 million. She has earned a handsome amount of money from her professional career. As her husband is also involved in the same industry, he also adds a decent amount of money. As of 2022, her husband’s net worth is estimated to be $30 million.

Relationship Status

Amy Madigan

caption: Amy Madigan with her husband Source: Blogspot

Amy Madigan is happily married to American actor Ed Harris on November 21, 1983. The couple has been sharing a beautiful journey for long 39 years. Likewise, the couple is blessed with a daughter, Lily Dolores Harris on May 3, 1993.

They have together appeared in many films such as Almano Bay, Gone Baby, Riders of the Purple Sage, and Winter Passing. We can see, they are enjoying their life to the fullest.

Body Measurements

Amy Madigan is a beautiful, fit, and healthy actress with radiant glowing skin. She stands 5 feet 6 inches and weighs 60 kg. Likewise, she has blonde hair and blue eyes. Following, her vital statistics are 35-25-37 with bra size 40C. Likewise, her dress size is 8 US and her shoe size is 4 US.

Amy Madigan – Social Media

Talking about her social media activeness, we have not found any of her official social media pages and sites. She likes to keep her personal and professional in a decent and general manner. She loves to keep herself out of the internet and media gossip.