Katherine Ross is a famous American movie and stage actress. She made a name in the entertainment industry from 1962 to 2006 when she retired. Katherine Ross is most renowned for her work in ‘Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid,’ ‘The Graduate,’ ‘The Stepford Wives’, and ‘Voyage of the Damned.’ Continue reading to find the estimated net worth of Katherine Ross as of 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Katherine Ross (Katharine Juliet Ross) was born on 29th January 1940 in Hollywood in California in the US. Katherine’s father was Dudley Ross who was in the Navy and worked for the Associated Press. Later, Katherine’s family settled in Walnut Creek that is east of San Francisco in California. Katherine was educated from the Los Lomas High School (1957) and Santa Rosa Junior College. Since her youth, Katherine was interested in horse riding. After befriending Casey Tibbs, a rodeo rider, Katherine Ross was an active rodeo rider too.
Katherine Ross was married five times in her life. Katherine’s husbands were Joel Fabiani (m. 1960 – div. 1962), John Marion (m. 1964 – div. 1967), Conrad Hall (m. 1969 -div. 1974), Gaetano Lisi (m. 1974 – div. 1979). In 1978, Katherine Ross met Sam Elliott, an actor who was also on the set of ‘The Legacy.’ In 1984, Katherine Ross and Same Elliot got married. The same year, the couple had a daughter called Cleo Rose Elliott.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
After watching ‘The King and I’, Katherine became motivated to learn acting. Following, she studied acting from the Actors Workshop. Katherine began working as an understudy and appeared naked on stage in ‘The Balcony’ by Jean Genet. Later, Katherine Ross played the role of Cordelia in King Lear.
Katharine Ross enacted in three most famous movies of the 1960s and 1970s. Katherine Ross enacted as Elaine Robinson in the movie 1967s ‘The Graduate.’ Katherine Ross enacted as Etta Place in the movie 1969s ‘Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid’. Katherine Ross enacted as Joanna Eberhart in the movie 1975s ‘The Stepford Wives.’ Also, Katherine Ross enacted in 1976s ‘Voyage of the Damned’.
Katherine Ross got nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for enacting Elaine Robinson in ‘The Graduate’ in 1967. Katherine won the BAFTA Award for Best Actress for playing the role of Etta Place in ‘Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid’ in 1969. Katherine Ross won a Golden Globe for her acting in ‘Voyage of the Damned’ in 1976.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The net worth of Katharine Ross is $6.5 million. Most of Katherine’s wealth comes from her career as a stage actress and movie star. Katherine Ross acting in the movies – 1967s ‘The Graduate,’ 1969s ‘Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid,’ 1975s ‘The Stepford Wives’ and 1976s ‘Voyage of the Damned’ brought her fame and fortune.
Katherine Ross made her first appearance on television series in Sam Benedict in 1962. Over the years, Katherine appeared in several shows including ‘Arrest and Trial,’ ‘Gunsmoke,’ ‘Mister Buddwing,’ ‘Shenandoah’, ‘The Alfred Hitchcock Hour,’ ‘The Road West,’ and ‘The Virginian.’Katherine Ross was an active actress on stage and movie from 1962 to 2006.