Brad Dourif
Brad Dourif
Celebrated Name: Brad Dourif
Real Name/Full Name: Brad Claude Dourif
Gender: Male
Age: 74 years old
Birth Date: March 18, 1950
Birth Place: Huntington, West Virginia, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 5 ft 9 in
Weight: 70kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Janet Stephanie
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Fiono Dourif and Kristina Dourif Tanoue)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Brad Dourif Gay?: No
Profession: Actor
Salary: No
Net Worth in 2024: $8 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Bradford Dourif is an American television and film actor. The actor received fame through his role as Billy Babbitt. He appeared in several memorable characters like Voice of Chucky, Younger Brother in Ragtime, Grima Wormtongue, and many more. The actor worked with film director Werner Herzog in several films.

The actor plays eccentric or deranged characters. He is a very dedicated artist and shaved his eyebrows for part of Wormtongue. The artist received Screen Actors Guild Awards.

Maybe you know about Brad Dourif very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Brad Dourif’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

Brad was born on 18 March 1950 in Huntington, West Virginia, United States. The parent’s artists are Joan Mavis Felton and Jean Henri Dourif. His mother was an actress, whereas his father was an art collector. Joan was the owner and controlled by a dye factory. The stepfather of the actor is golfer William C. Campbell.

The paternal grandfather emigrated, moved from France, and founded the Standard Ultramarine and Color Company. The actor studied from Fountain Valley School in Colorado Springs, Colorado. In 1968, Brad completed his graduation. In 1969, he appeared in Fountain Valley Film Festival.

The artist attended Marshall University but dropped out later. Brad was advised by actress Conchata Ferrell to study acting in New York City.

Personal Life

The actor first time he was married to Kristina. The second time Brad married actress, Joni. He has daughter Fiona Dourif from his marriage with Joni.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on March 18 1950, Brad Dourif is 74 years old as of today’s date 14th April 2024. His height is 5 ft 9 in tall, and his weight is 70 kg.


The actor joined Huntington Community Players. He studied from Marshall University at the same time. In New York City, Brad studied with Meisner. He worked at Circle Repertory Company with Marshall Mason and Lanford Wilson. In the 1970s, the actor worked in several plays, off-Broadway like The Ghost Sonata, The Doctor Despite Himself, and When You Comin’ Back, Red Ryder?. Milos Forman spotted the actor.

Forman cast Brad in One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest in 1975. He did not work on stage for three decades. The actor was selected to work alongside with Amanda Plummer in The Two-Character Play. The play was started on 10 June 2013 and ended on 29 September 2013.

The actor worked in the low budget film named Split, but the film was never released. In 1975, the actor worked in W.W and the Dixie Dancing. He was included in the list of twelve actors to watch by Vincent Canby in 1981. He worked in the eyes of Laura Mars in 1978. The actor worked in several movies like The Exorcist III, Death Machine, Alien Resurrection, and many more. In 2007, Brad worked in Sheriff Lee Brackett in Halloween II and Halloween. He worked in Curse of Chucky and Cult of Chucky with his daughter Fiona Dourif.

The actor worked in Lord of the Rings Trilogy as Grima Wortongue. In 1987, he did a supporting role in movies like Fatal Beauty, Mississippi Burning, Hidden Agenda, London Kills Me, and Sinner. The actor worked director Werner Herzog on several films like Scream of Stone, The Wild Blue Yonder, Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans and My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done?.

In 1994, he worked in suspected serial killer in episode Number Eight. The actor also worked in The X-Files episode Beyond the Sea. The actor also worked in three episodes of Star Trek: Voyager. The critics praised his role in Deadwood. Brad made a brief cameo appearance in Agents of Shield.

He appeared in the music video of Stranger in Town by Toto. The actor worked in song Drinking from the Bottle by Calvin Harris in 2012.

Awards & Achievements

In 1976, the actress was nominated for Academy Awards in category Best Actor in a Supporting Role. Brad won Golden Globes in 1976. Brad received BAFTA Awards in 1977.

He nominated for the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA.

Net Worth & Salary of Brad Dourif in 2024

Brad Dourif Net Worth
Brad Dourif Net Worth

As of April 2024, The net worth of Brad Dourif is $8 million. The actor created his wealth by working in films, television, and music videos. Brad acting skills are known worldwide. The artist worked in Broadway after three decades. He traveled five times for the shooting of the Lord of the Rings Trilogy.

Apart from acting, he teaches acting and directing classes at Columbia University in New York. The talented actor nominated for Oscar and Golden Globe.

Brad Dourif is a talented actor in Hollywood.  The actor shares his acting skills with young generations.


  1. I met this very kind man as I was on my way to Poland from L.A. Had to change planes in New York, I sat next to him from L.A. to N.Y. No idea who he was and only found out recently. Very sweet man, lucky lady who became his wife.


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