Amanda Bearse
Amanda Bearse
Celebrated Name: Amanda Bearse
Real Name/Full Name: Amanda Bearse
Gender: Female
Age: 65 years old
Birth Date: August 9, 1958
Birth Place: Winter Park, Florida
Nationality: American
Height: 1.61 meters
Weight: 57 kg
Sexual Orientation: Bisexual
Marital Status: Married
Husband/Spouse (Name): Carrie Schenken
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Zoe)
Dating/Boyfriend (Name): N/A
Is Amanda Bearse, Lesbian? Yes
Profession: Actress, Director, Comedian
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in [current date format=’Y’]: $20 million
Last Updated: [current date format=’F Y’]

Amanda Bearse was born in the Winter Park, Florida, United States, on August 9, 1958. She is an actress, comedian, and director well known for her position as neighbor Marcy Rhoades/D’Arcy on Married with Children, Fox sitcom show that aired in the United States of America from the years 1987 to 1997. Amanda is also known for her role in the horror movie Fright Night of 1985.

Maybe you know about Amanda Bearse very well, but do you know how old and tall is she and what is her net worth in [current date format=’Y’]? If you do not see, we have prepared this article about details of Amanda Bearse’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Amanda Bearse was born on August 6, 1958, in Winter Park, Florida. She is presently 61 years old, and information about her parents and siblings not yet disclosed. The actress and director partially grew up in Atlanta, Georgia, and attended Rollins College. She later graduated in 1976.

Amanda proceeded to Birmingham Southern College and later Young Harris College, where she received arts degree. Her pursuit of education did not end after her first degree at Young Harris. However, she proceeded to act at the Neighbourhood Playhouse, located in New York City under the veteran late acting sensei Sanford Meisner.

Personal Life

Amanda Bearse grew up in Atlanta, Georgia, after being born in Winter Park in Florida. She later attended Winter Park High School, where she graduated back in the year 1976.

There are a bunch of bisexuals in Hollywood who decide to keep it as a secret, probably fearing the judgment that comes with it. However, during a magazine interview in 1993, Amanda publicly declared about her being bisexual since 1993 and has a biological daughter named Zoe. 1993 was a tough time for one to maintain about being gay; however, Amanda risked it all.

Amanda married her gay lover Carrie Schenken in 2010, and the “Married with Children” cast members attended the wedding. Before the wedding, Amanda rumored to have linked with actress Sandar Bernhard in the year 1993.

Amanda Bearse likes the feeling of distributing lines. It does not matter whether she is in front of the camera or at the back of the camera.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on August 9, 1958, Amanda Bearse is 65 years old as of today’s date [current date]. Her height is 1.61 m tall, and her weight is 57 kg.


Bearse learned acting at Neighbourhood Playhouse in New York under Sanford Meisner, who was her instructor. Her first success emerged after getting a position of Amanda Cousins on All My Children, a soap opera that aired from 1982 to 1983. During that time, Amanda appeared in a series of independent and B- movies, comprising of the Protocol of 1984, Fraternity Vacation, and Fright Night in 1985.

Amanda’s enormous breakthrough came in the year 1987, after casting as Marcy Rhoades on, Married with Children. Amanda played the role until the ending of the show in the year 1997. Bearse also featured in the films The Doom Generation and Here Came the Munsters in the mid-1990s.

Amanda Bearse also played the role of a Barmaid in the comedy thriller movie, ‘The Doom Generation’ back in the year 1995. With every slot, Amanda solidified her place in Hollywood.

Amanda Bearse started her career as a television director while appearing on the show, Married with Children, and directed 31 episodes of the show from the years 1991 to 1997. Amanda was also responsible for leading the adventures of Reba, Mad TV: Licensed Teacher, Pauly, The Tom Show, Malcolm & Eddie, The Jamie Foxx Show, Dharma & Greg. In the year 2005, Amanda directed The Sperm Donor, an NBC pilot starring Maggie Wheeler. Back in the year 2006, Amanda collaborated with Rossie O’Donnell in directing The Big Gay Sketch Show, which began on April 24, 2007, on Logo.

Amanda’s final acting credit came back in the year 2013, after she appeared on FX television sitcom, “Anger Management” as Rita.

Awards & Achievements

Amanda Bearse has not received any award yet.

Net Worth & Salary of Amanda Bearse in [current date format=’Y’]

Amanda Bearse Net Worth
Amanda Bearse Net Worth

As of June 2024, Amanda Bearse has an estimated net worth of more than $20 million. Chances are Directors might not get the publicity compared to the actors playing the character roles on television; however, their bank balances remain fat always, and most times, more obese compared to those of the actors. So if one combines acting and directing, they can never be broke. She also earns enormous chunks of money from making public appearances and monetizing her personality on social media platforms.

Amanda Bearse is a hard-working career woman whose hard work and dedication have made her realize most of her dreams. Amanda is not crowd moved and proudly declared herself being bisexual despite the fears of being judged.


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