Quick Facts of Christine Baranski

  • Net Worth$14 million
  • Date of Birth05 February, 1952
  • First NameChristine
  • Middle NameJane
  • Last Name Baranski
  • CareerActress
  • Age70 Years
  • Height1.77m
  • MotherVirginia Mazurowska
  • FatherLucien Baranski
  • HusbandMatthew Cowles

Christine Baranski is an American actress, producer as well as a singer who has been nominated 15 times for Emmy award and has been able to bag one in 1995. She is very famous for her appearance in the series The Good Wife as Diane Lockhart and its spinoff, The Good Fight.

American Born Christine Baranski Graduated from Juilliard School

Christine Baranski was born on May 2, 1952, to Virginia and Lucien Baranski. She is of American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. 

Talking about her education, she joined Villa Maria Academy for her schooling. After the completion of her school level, she joined Juilliard School for her Bachelor’s in Arts degree and graduated from there in 1974.

What is Her Relationship Status?

The 70 years old Christine Baranski is living a life as a widow of her late husband, Matthew Cowles. She shared the wedding vows with her late husband on October 15, 1983, in a secret ceremony. Since then, the pair were going smoothly in thier relationship. But the death of her husband ended thier relationship on May 22, 2014. The cause of her husband’s death was due to heart failure.

Christine Baranski with her husband Matthew Cowles
Christine Baranski with her husband Matthew Cowles

Image Source: Variety

They shared two daughters;  Isabel born in 1984 and Lily born in 1987. Her first daughter is a lawyer by profession while the second one is an actress.

Before and after her husband, she has not been linked with anyone.

Has $14 Million Worth From Acting Career

Christine Baranski who started her career back in 1977 has more than 85 acting credits in her name. Most of her work has been very successful. From her more than four decades of career, she has accumulated $14 million.

Here is the list of some of her movies that have earned huge at the box office collections.

Movie Box Office Collection
Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again$394 million
A Bad Moms Christmas$130.6 million
Into the Woods$213.1 million
Chicago$306.8 million
Mamma Mia!$615.7 million

Currently, she resides in Bethlehem, Connecticut, United States.

Career Journey!!!

Christine Baranski made her debut in acting in 1977 with her appearance in the series Busting Loose and since then she has been a part of several series. Some of her famous series include Another World,  Big Shots in America, The House of Blue Leaves,  To Dance with the White Dog, Law & Order, Cybill, Welcome to New York, Eloise at the Plaza, Fancy Nancy.

Her big-screen debut came in 1982 with her role as a Blonde in Bar in the movie named Soup for One. Following her debut, she has appeared in more than 2 dozen movies including  The Night We Never Met, Addams Family Values,  The War, A Bad Moms Christmas, Into the Woods, Chicago, Mamma Mia!, Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again.

She has also appeared in the Broady production shows such as Hide and Seek, Hurlyburly, The House of Blue Leaves. Also, she was part of the Broadway role in Boeing Boeing in the year 2008.