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Connie Britton

Connie Britton is a well-known actress in the United States. Connie Britton made her feature film debut in The Brothers McMullen, an independent comedy-drama film, and the following year she was cast as Nikki Faber on the ABC sitcom Spin City.

Early Life and Childhood

Connie Britton was born on March 6, 1967, in the city of Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Her age is 56 years as of 2024 and she is a naturalized American citizen and Christian by religion.

Similarly, her full name is Constance Elaine Britton and her birth sign is Pisces. She was born to her mother Linda Jane and her father Edgar Allen Womack Jr. who is a physicist.

Moreover, she grew up in Rockville, Maryland. She moved to Lynchburg, Virginia, at the early age of 9 with her parents and her twin sister, Cynthia.

Education

In terms of her educational background, she attended E. C. Glass High School. Glass Alumni Theater. Similarly, she majored in Asian studies in Chinese at Dartmouth College and spent her summer at Beijing Normal University.

Later, she moved to New York City after graduating in 1989, where she studied with Sanford Meisner at the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre for two years.

Connie Britton – Net Worth 2024

Britton is a well-known actress in the United States and her estimated net worth is around $12 million. Also, her annual salary is $150k and her source of income is mainly her acting profession. However, her monthly and weekly wages are unknown.

Career and Professional Life

Moving on to her career, she made her New York theatrical debut in Caroline Kava’s The Early Girl at The Courtyard Playhouse while studying at the Neighborhood Playhouse.

She played Laurel, a seasoned prostitute, opposite Cooper Lawrence as Joan. Her performance was well received, but she was almost kicked out of the Neighborhood Playhouse program.

Moreover, she worked in theatre productions for two years after graduating. She made her feature film debut in The Brothers McMullen, a comedy-drama directed by Edward Burns, in 1995.

Similarly, she was cast as Heather in a recurring role on the ABC sitcom Ellen after The Brothers McMullen, and she starred as Cammie Barbash in the Fox pilot Pins and Needles. Likewise, she was one of two finalists for the role of Dorothy Boyd in Cameron Crowe’s romantic comedy-drama Jerry Maguire, opposite Tom Cruise, but lost out to Renee Zellweger.

Furthermore, in 1996, she made her television debut as Nikki Faber in the ABC sitcom Spin City, opposite Michael J. Fox. Also, she had a strong role as Maggie Kimble Hume in the CBS crime drama The Fugitive after leaving Spin City.

In addition, she portrayed Gertrude Temple, Shirley Temple’s bad mother, in the ABC television film Child Star: The Shirley Temple Story, which was based on Temple’s 1988 autobiography. She also co-starred with Kyle Chandler in the NBC/DirecTV drama Friday Night Lights as Tami Taylor.

Connie Britton

Caption: Connie Britton featuring in a movie. Source: Self News

Brand Endorsements

Britton has not endorsed any brand till now. Also, she is not promoting anything till now and is not collaborating with any brands. No information is available on the web regarding the other brands she has cooperated with or not. Moreover, in the coming days, we may see her being associated with some brands and supporting their products.

Awards and Nominations

She was nominated for two Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, and the Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie. Likewise, she was nominated for the Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, etc.

Similarly, she won the Satellite Awards 2010, the Texas Film Hall of Fame, the New York Women in Film & Television Award, etc. Furthermore, we believe that her talent will earn her several awards in the future.

Connie Britton

Caption: Connie Britton in a show. Source: E Online

Relationship Status

Britton married John Britton on October 5, 1991. She met investment banker John Britton at Dartmouth College’s Alpha Delta House. Later, they both divorced in 1995. The couple together didn’t have any children.

In November 2011, she adopted Eyob “Yoby” Britton from Ethiopia. Moreover, it is seen that they both are quite happy being separated at the moment. Also, she doesn’t have any past relationships or previous engagements.

Scandal

Connie Britton has always been concerned with her professional life. However, she hasn’t been associated with any rumors or controversies that would hamper her professional career. Also, she avoids the media and avoids engaging in contentious behavior or situations that can damage her reputation.

Body Measurements

Talking about her height she is 5 Feet 8 inches tall and weighs 58kg. Similarly, her body measurement is 36-27-34 inches, her eye color is grey, and her hair color is blonde. Also, her dress size is 7 and her shoe size is 8.5(US).

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Caption: Connie Britton giving a pose. Source: Instagram

Connie Britton – Social Media

Connie Britton is very active on Instagram. She has 726k followers on Instagram and owns an Insta account @conniebritton. Similarly, her Twitter handle @conniebritton is followed by 236.6k followers.