Mary Wiseman

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Mary Wiseman is an American actress. Mary Wiseman is famous for her channel role as Sylvia Tilly on the TV series Star Trek: Discovery. Moreover, she has also gained a lot of popularity on the TV series Longmire as Meg Joyce.

Early life and Childhood

Mary Wiseman was born on July 30, 1985, in the United States and grew up in Milford, Pennsylvania, and in Gaithersburg, Maryland. Her father’s name is Kelvin Wiseman and his mother’s name is Dorothy Wiseman.

She has three siblings, and brothers. Her Zodiac sign is Leo and belongs to the white ethnicity. Further, she is currently 35 years old.

She nurtured her interest in acting from the high school outreach program of the Washington D.C. Shakespeare Theatre. Later, she graduated from Threatre Arts at Boston University with BFA. Then she joined Juilliard School’s Drama Division.

There Mary Wiseman and Mary Chieffo were in the same class and they graduated together in 2015.  Her husband, actor Noah Averbach-Katz, was also a classmate at Juilliard. Likewise, she had a nickname at Juilliard and it was “Brassy Broad.”

Body Measurements


Caption: Mary Wiseman body measurement (Sources: Pinterest)

Mary has a height of 5 ft 6 ¼ inches (169cm) and her weight is 65 kgs. Likewise, Mary has bluish-green eyes and she is a natural ginger-head like Ed Sheran.

Moreover, her other body measurements are 36-28-38 inches with slim body types. She wears a shoe size 6.5 according to UK standards.

Professional Life


Caption: Mary Wiseman with Antony Rapp, Anson Mount, Sonequa Martin-Green (Sources: Zimbio)

Mary is a professional TV Actress. Her first stage role came in Nitzan Halperin’s Sow and Weep in 2008. The show took place at Boston University College of Fine Arts in New York.

She was also a part of Ariel Carson’s I Wanted it to Have a How & I Wanted it to Have a Verb in 2011. This show was in Dixon Place. Similarly, Wiseman played dual roles in Clybourne Park in 2013. 

Her characters in the show were Betsy and Lindsay and the show took place at Chautauqua Theater Company.

Moreover, in 2012 she worked on Craft & Burn in the role of Senior Servera, and 2014, on Three Dates as a role Stacey. However, in 2016 she was featured on Netflix Presents: The Characters in the role of Shannon.

And the same year she worked on Difficult People and Longmire in a recurring role. In 2017 she was featured on Baskets as Trinity and Star Trek: Discovery in the main role of Sylvia Tilly.

Star Trek was the TV series that gain the attention of fans. Then in 2018, they released Star Trek: Short Trek and Star Trek: Online. 

In 2018 she worked on the short film Health to the King in the role of a nurse. The same year she was also featured in Room 104 on Episode “Josie & Me” in the role of Josie. Before this, Mary also performed in productions and workshops of new plays in Playwrights’ theatres.

Some of these workshops include PS 122, The Public, Soho Rep, and New York Theatre Workshop. She also played other theatre acts like The Octoroon, The Skin of Our Teeth, and Therese Raquin.

Personal life


Caption: Mary Wiseman with Husband Noah Averbach-Katz (Sources: The New York Times)

Wiseman is straight and married. She is married to a classmate at Juilliard School and actor Noah Averbach-Katz. The duo tied the knot on February 16, 2019, at Full Moon Resort in Big Indian, New York. Other than that there is no information regarding Mary’s past affairs.

Net Worth

She had an estimated net worth of around $100,000 to $1 million as of 2019. The primary source of her income came from being an actress. But there is no information about Mary’s cars, salary, and house.


She hasn’t won or been nominated for any of the awards. But she could still win many awards with her acting skills shortly.


Moreover, there is no information about her rumors and controversy. She likes to keep her life low and is not open about her personal life. However, she likes to keep away from controversy and rumors.

Social Media

She is highly active in social media. Her Instagram account name @morywise has amassed more than 32 k followers and 409 posts so far. She also has a Twitter account @may_wise that has more than 31.6 k followers and she joined Twitter in May 2012.

But her Facebook account hasn’t an impressive amount of followers. However, Mary is not available on YouTube.