Betty Gilpin Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Boyfriend, Family, Biography, Net Worth & More

Betty Gilpin

Biography / Wiki

Emmy-nominated actress renowned for her role in Law & Order: Criminal Intent as Stacey Hayes-Fitzgerald /Amanda Dockerty, Betty Gilpin is one of the rare actors who has balanced her TV- Film career along with on-stage acting brilliance.

She is also well known for starring in GLOW as Debbie. Her off-Broadway productions like Heartless, I’m Gonna Pray for You So Hard, True, Boys’ Life, Good Boys and We Live Here are also her well-appreciated works.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on July 21, 1986, Betty Gilpin will turn 37 years old. Her height measures 5’ 7” in feet and her weight measures 60 kg. Betty has a tall and slim body and a very charismatic smile. Her figure measurements are 37-25-34. Betty has Hazel Green eyes and the color of her hair is Blonde.

Net Worth

Betty earns approximately $450,000 for her appearance in Law & Order. As of 2020; her net worth is estimated to be $2 Million. Most of which comes from her TV-Film acting career as well as off-Broadway productions. She has also been nominated for multiple awards in her career.

Education / Family

Born on the 21st of July, 1986, Elizabeth Folan Gilpin grew up in the South Street Seaport neighborhood of Manhattan. She is the daughter of Jack Gilpin and Ann McDonough. Both of her parents are actors as well.

Betty Gilpin is a graduate of Fordham University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 2008 and studied under Dianne Wiest during her time at Fordham. Prior to this, in 2004 she attended The Loomis Chaffee School.


Betty Gilpin

Nickname Betty
Birth Place New York, USA
Date Of Birth July 21, 1986
Age 37 Years
Height In Centimeters –  170 cm

In Feet and Inches –  5’ 7”

Weight In Kilograms – 60 kg

In Pounds – 132 lbs

Eye Color Hazel Green
Hair Color Blonde
Profession Actress
Zodiac sign Cancer
School Loomis Chaffee School
College Fordham College, New York
Religion Not Known
Nationality American
Home Town New York
Debut TV – Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2006)

Film – Death in Love (2008)

Fathers Name Jack Gilpin


Betty Gilpin father Jack Gilpin
Betty Gilpin father Jack Gilpin

Mothers Name Ann McDonough
Brothers Not Known
Sister Not Known

Career / Fashion And Style

Starring roles in numerous television series, including ‘Law & Order: Criminal Intent’, ‘Fringe, Medium’, ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit’, and ‘Elementary’, Gilpin began her acting career. Her off-Broadway in productions such as ‘Heartless’, ‘I’m Gonna Pray for You So Hard’, and ‘We Live Here’ are also well renowned.

Her supporting roles in such films as ‘Ghost Town’ (2008), ‘Take Care’ (2014), ‘True Story’ (2015), and ‘Future ’38’ (2017) also gave her a part of her fame. Inspired by the 1980s female professional wrestling league of the same name the Netflix comedy series GLOW (2017) gave Betty the breakthrough she needed with her role starring as Debbie “Liberty Belle” Eagan.

Betty Gilpin in GLOW
Betty Gilpin in GLOW

In 2019 Gilpin appeared in the comedy-drama film ‘A Dog’s Journey’, the action comedy film ‘Stuber’, the fantasy romantic comedy film ‘Isn’t It Romantic’, and the action-horror film ‘The Hunt’. She has also been nominated for three Gold Derby Awards (2018), Critics’ Choice Television Awards (2018, 2019), Screen Actors Guild Awards (2018, 2019) and Primetime Emmy Awards (2018, 2019).

Boyfriends, Affairs, Husband and More

She met movie star named Cosmos Colyer Pfeil in 2015, they decided to get married and tied a knot on 6 August 2016. 

Boyfriends Cosmo Pfeil, Actor & Director (2009-16)
Marital Status Married
Husband Cosmo Pfeil, Actor & Director (2016 – present)

Betty Gilpin With Her Husband Cosmo Pfeil
Betty Gilpin With Her Husband Cosmo Pfeil

Favourite Things

Here we provide you the list of Betty Gilpin’s favourite things.

Favourite Sport Wrestling

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Some Interesting Facts About Betty Gilpin

  • Chris O’Donnell in Batman as Robin was her first celebrity crush.
  • Her early career was on stage for almost 10 years in New York.
  • During her middle school, she attended NSYNC’s concert and describes it as the best concert she has ever been to.
  • Red Sox is her favorite sports team and she is very passionate about them.
  • Heartless, I’m Gonna Pray for You So Hard, We Live Here, Good Boys and True, and Boys’ Life are some of her famous off-Broadway productions.
  • She is a big fan of film Elf (2003) and cannot resist watching it anytime or on any device.
  • We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is a book she would most likely give away as a gift.
  • Its Raining Men is the most frequently played song on her mobile phone.
  • Betty was cast in the Netflix comedy series ‘GLOW’ in 2016 and she is popular for portraying Doctor Carrie Roman in Showtime’s ‘Nurse Jackie’.
  • During the filming of her movie, ‘The Northern Kingdom’ in 2009, she met her husband Cosmo Pfeil for the first time.
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