Sandra Louise Sondra Anderson is a famous American director and actress. She made her debut with the movie in the year 968. She has also been nominated for Academy award for her first movie too. She has worked in many famous films like The Gauntlet, Willard, Bronco Billy and many more. Her companion was Clint Eastwood with which she has worked for a total of 13 years. In the year 1997, her autobiography was released. If you like to know more about life and net worth of Sondra Locke in 2018, then you can read this article further.
Early Life & Biography
She was born on 28th May in the year 1944 in New York City. She is the daughter of Pauline Bayne and Raymond Smith. Her father used to serve the military while her mother used to work in the pencil factory in Huntsville. Her parents were separated from each other before she was born. She has got a half-brother named Donal. Her mother got married to Alfred Locke in the year 1948, and then Sondra took his surname. She has spent her childhood in Shelbyville in Tennessee. Her stepfather had a construction company there. During her junior high school, she was a cheerleader and also class valedictorian.
On 25th September in the year 1967, she got married to Gordon Leigh Anderson. She also stated in court that their marriage wasn’t consummated. She described her relationship with her husband as a homosexual, and he was like a sister to her. From the year 1975 to 1989, she remained in a relationship with Clint Eastwood. In later 1970s, she had two abortions, and she felt sorry about it.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Locke also won talent search in the year 1967, and her movie was released in the year 1968. She has also been nominated for Academy award, golden globe awards for being the best-supporting actress. She played roles in many movies, and her career turning point came in the year 1975 when she worked in the movie, The Outlaw. In the year, she worked as a director for the movie Ratboy.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Sondra Locke is around $12 million which she has accumulated by working as a film director and actress. She has earned a huge amount of money by working as a film director. She made her acting debut in the year 1968. She has also won a number of awards and has appeared in various independent films.
She has survived from breast cancer and has also gone through chemotherapy and mastectomy in the year 1990. She started dating one of her surgeons named Scott Cunneen during the treatment. He was 17 years younger than her, and both them lived together in the year 1991. In the year 2001, she purchased a six-bedroom home for her in the Hollywood Hills. She has worked as one of the best actresses and directors in her time but hasn’t won many awards for her work in Hollywood.