- Birthday: December 25, 1949 (age 68)
- Ethnicity: German-English
- Nationality: American
- Profession: Actor, Singer
Sissy Spacek Husband and Children
Sissy Spacek married Jack Fish in the year 1974. Sissy, together with her husband has two children Schuyler Fisk, Madison Fisk. The couple despite such a long career has been successful to keep a low profile.
Her husband Jack Fisk is a production designer and an art director. The duo first met at the set of Badlands in the year 1973 and since then, there is no looking back. The lovebirds have worked together in few movies like Violets are Blue and Raggedy Man.
- Parents: Virginia Frances (mother) Edwin Arnold Spacek (father)
- Husband: Jack Fisk (m. 1974)
- Children: Schuyler Fisk, Madison Fisk
- Marital Status: Married
She was the daughter of a county agricultural agent father Edwin Arnold Spacek Sr. and a Polish-English mother. Born as Mary Elizabeth and raised in Quitman, Texas she has German-Polish-English and Irish ethnic background. She made her first stage performance at the age of 6 in a local talent show.
In the year 1967, she was highly depressed and greatly touched by her brother’s death due to Leukemia. Which she calls the defining event of her whole life.
She was brave and bold enough to use the personal tragedy as a tool to be fearless in her acting career: “I think it made me brave. Once you experience something like that, you’ve experienced the ultimate tragedy. And if you can continue, nothing else frightens you. That’s what I meant about it being rocket fuel – I was fearless in a way. Maybe it gave more depth to my work because I had already experienced something profound and life-changing.”
Sissy Spacek Measurements and Lifestyle
Sissy Spacek, with her height standing at 5’2” and weight around 53 kg, she definitely looks seductive and attractive with her hourglass body. Spacek had a well-formed figure with her bust waist and hip measuring about 34-24-35 inches.
The elderly lady, however, is 68-year old now, but yet she dresses fashionably and carries herself pretty well.
- Height: 5 feet and 2 inches (159cm)
- Weight: 117 lbs (53 kg)
- Plastic Surgery: Rhinoplasty (nose job)
- Body Measurements: 34-24-35 inches
Sissy Spacek Movies and TV shows
Sissy Spacek made her entrance into the entertainment world with an uncredited role in the 1970 movie “Women in Revolt”. Spacek went on giving her best in each role she acts upon & ultimately built her stable career as an actress.
Her career-defining & iconic role arrived in the 1976 movie “Carrie” by Brian De Palma, paying Cariette “Carrie” White, a troubled, shy high-school senior holding telekinetic powers.
- 1973: she made her debut on Television from the show ‘Love, American Style’
- 1976: The breakthrough of her career came in when she played a character of Carrie White in the horror movie ‘Carrie’.
- 1983: Launched her first album ‘Hangin’ Up my Heart’
The aspiring actress embarked on the 80s with the prestigious Oscar for “Coal Miner’s Daughter”, the 1980 released movie, where she played Loretta Lynn, a country-music star.
Later, she was seen beside Jack Lemmon in the 1982 political thriller film “Missing” by Constantin Costa-Gavras, & starred alongside Mel Gibson in “The River”, 1984 released rural drama film.
Till date, Sissy has made an array of noteworthy role & has depicted as Mrs. Walters & June Mills in the 2011 movie “The Help” & “Deadfall” (2012), respectively. She has also made her appearance in the Netflix thriller drama TV sitcom “Bloodline” in the year 2015.
Her further TV credit role are in “Streets of Laredo” (1995), “If These Walls Could Talk” (1996), “Songs in Ordinary Time” (2000), “Last Call” (2002), “Gimme Shelter” (2010) & more lately in “Big Love” as Marilyn Densham.
Sissy Spacek carried an interest in singing since childhood. Tracing her passion of singing, she came out as a professional singer in early 80s, with the release of her debut single entitled “Coal Miner’s Daughter”, placing No. 24 on the United States Country Chart.
Additionally, Sissy has released her debut studio collection in the year 1983, entitled “Hangin’ Up My Heart” under the Atlantic Records.
Sissy Spacek Net Worth
How much does Sissy Spacek worth? The multi-talented diva Spacek has hoarded her fortune from the dedication and passion she showed on her acting and singing career. With the career span of 4 long decades, the eminent US actress cum singer has not just earned a name in the entertainment world but also has grossed handsome earnings. As of the current report, Sissy holds the total projected net worth of 15 million US dollar.
She is one of the few stars who received 3 golden Glove Award and was nominated for Oscar Award for 6 times. However, she received her Oscar for her sixth-time nomination.
- Salary: N/A
- Net Worth: $15 million
The 68 years old actor has still maintained the same vigor & grace which she had all her life. She is yet giving her best to the American film industry & often recites acting to be the major component of her life. For more updates, visit her official biography sites or simply visit her wiki. The actress is also active on facebook & twitter.