Kathy Bates is an actress, producer, and director from the United States of America whose career spun over decades. Her most popular role was in the thriller film “Misery” for which she won the Oscars. You may explore in details below the life, career and net worth of Kathy Bates in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Kathleen Doyle Bates was born on June 28, 1948, in Memphis city in Tennessee, United States. Her father Langdon Doyle Bates was a mechanical engineer, but he passed away in 1989, and her mother Bertye Kathleen Bates was responsible for the family’s home, but she also passed in 1997.
Kathy Bates was mainly grown and raised in her hometown. She completed her schooling at the White Station High School and then she graduated with a theatre degree from the Southern Methodist University. Kathy Bates has two sisters, Mary Bates and Patricia Bates but we are not aware whether they are still alive or not.
Kathy Bates has been into marriage and divorce that are officially confirmed. She was married to actor Tony Campisi from 1991-1997 ending their marriage with a divorce. It’s not known whether she experienced any other relationships or not, but she doesn’t have any children.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Kathy Bates performed several plays at the beginning of her career days. She made her debut film role in comedy named “Taking Off”. She experienced a massive success for her role in the thriller film “Misery”. Kathy is one of the “Titanic” actors as she portrayed Molly Brown character in the film. She starred in the legal comedy-drama series “Harry’s Law” which is one of her best series.
Kathy Bates have received over 130 award wins and nominations making her one of the most awarded actresses of all time. She won the Academy Award for Best Actress which is the Oscars for “Misery” film. She is also the winner of 2 Golden Globe Awards, 2 Primetime Emmy Awards, 2 Screen Actors Guild Awards, 3 American Comedy Awards, 3 Online Film & Television Association Awards, among others.
Kathy Bates newest and latest film acting roles including a Canadian drama named “The Death and Life of John F. Donovan”, biographical drama “On the Basis of Sex”, and a drama film titled “The Laureate”. Her recent series acting roles were in the anthology horror “American Horror Story” and the Netflix comedy series “Disjointed”.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The American actress, producer, and director Kathy Bates has an estimated net worth of somewhere around $40 million. She made her wealth and net worth from starring in films and series for decades. Kathy Bates estimated salary per episode of the series she worked on is about to more than $100 thousand.
Kathy Bates is an icon in the industry of acting and entertainment. She has over 120 credits as an actress in films and series other than her stage work, and she received awards throughout her career. Kathy Bates is not in any relationship now, and she’s expected to remain single as she’s kind of old for that.