Dyan Cannon
Dyan Cannon
Celebrated Name: Dyan Cannon
Real Name/Full Name: Samille Diane Friesen
Gender: Female
Age: 87 years old
Birth Date: January 4, 1937
Birth Place: Tacoma, Washington U.S
Nationality: American
Height: 1.6m
Weight: 63kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Husband: N/A
Children: Yes, Jennifer Grant
Dating: N/A
Is Dyan Cannon Lesbian? NO
Profession: Actress, Director, Screenwriter, Producer, Editor.
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $20 million
Last Updated: February 2024

Dyan Cannon is what we refer to as a Jack of all trades, and she is an American actress, director, screenwriter, producer, and editor. She has appeared in various movies, television films and series. She made her debut when she starred in “The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond” in the year 1960.

Maybe you know about Dyan Cannon very well, but do you know how old and tall is she and what is her net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Dyan Cannon’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

On January 4, 1937, Camille Diane Friesen was born to Ben Friesen and Claire (nee Portnoy) in the city of Tacoma, Washington. Her father was a life insurance salesman, and her mother was a housewife.

Cannon went to Western Seattle High School and spent two and a half years at the University of Washington. She was raised in the Jewish faith of her Ashkenazi mother, a Russian immigrant, while her father was Baptist. She has a younger brother, who is a jazz musician known as David Friesen.

Personal Life

Dyan Cannon got married to an actor known as Cary Grant on July 22, 1965. He was 33 years senior, and together, the couple had a daughter called Jennifer, who was born on February 26, 1966. She is an actress as well. Their union did not last long as they divorced on March 21. 1968.

In 1985, Cannon married a real estate investor called Stanley Feinberg, and the two also went their separate ways after their divorce in 1991. In the year 1972, she revealed that she engaged in Primal therapy. Cannon is also a fan of the Los Angeles Lakers; she has attended their games for over three decades. She is a born again Christian.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on January 4, 1937, Dyan Cannon is 87 years old as of today’s date 28th February 2024. Her height is 1.6m tall, and her weight is 63 kg.


Dyan appeared on television in the late ’50s, including a guest appearance on Bat Masterson as Mary Lowery in 1959, and the episode was called “Lady Luck,” she too was in “The Price of Paradise” as Diane Jansen. In the same year, she was also made it as a guest on “Wanted Dead or Alive” in episode 52 “Vanishing Act” as Nicole McCready,” which aired on CBS. Around the same time, she appeared on a western series called “Johnny Ringo” on CBS and on a western adventure drama, “Stoney Burke,” on ABC.

Cannon made her debut in film in the year 1960, where she starred in the Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond. Three years later, in 1963, she joined the national touring production of the Broadway musical, where she played Rosemary in “How to Succeed in business without really trying.” The following year, she was in the episode of a CBS drama series “The Reporter,” “The Man behind the man.”

Dyan`s first major film role came in the late 60`s Bob & Carol &Ted & Alice, and this earned her nominations in the Academy Awards and Golden Globe.  1971 was a good year for her as she appeared in five films, namely: The love machine, Doctors wives, The Anderson Tapes, The Burglars, such good friends, which got her a Golden Globe nomination for best actress. From there she appeared in Shamus, Child under a leaf, she also starred in a Tv movie called Virginia Hill and soon after that, she took a four-year absence from acting.

In 1976, she made a comeback in a short film, Live-action category for number one, where she became the first Oscar-nominated actress, this was a project she produced, directed, wrote and edited, the story was about adolescent sexual curiosity. She has appeared in so many other movies as follows, Revenge of the pink panther, Heaven can`t wait where she received another Oscar nomination and garnered a Golden Globe Award for best-supporting actress.

Cannon is also a songwriter/singer she appeared in Honeysuckle Rose in 1980.

Awards & Achievements

Cannon has won a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress in the film “Heaven Can’t-Wait” the same movie made her receive an Oscar nomination. Her first major role in film Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice in 1969 also earned her nominations in the Academy Awards and Golden Globe.

Net Worth & Salary of Dyan Cannon in 2024

Dyan Cannon Net Worth
Dyan Cannon Net Worth

As of February 2024, Dyan Cannon has an estimated net worth of more than $20 million. She has made this wealth by acting in various popular television shows and movies.

Cannon has been part of many commercially successful movies such as the rise and fall of Legs Diamond, The Reporter, Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice, among many others.

The fact that she is also a songwriter, director, producer, and editor has also increased her wealth significantly.

Dyan Cannon is a very hardworking woman who is an all-rounder and who has managed to do so well since she started her career to date, looking at how she has done so well for herself goes to show that anyone can do what they desire if they put their mind in and above all trusting God in all you do, this is evident on the fact that she is a born again Christian.


  1. To Dyan Cannon: You got saved at a Benny Hinn church service in the huge Shrine Auditorium if I remember right. I wanted to meet you and sing my favorite Gospel song: “He Was There All the Time”. I have sung for Jesus for 57 years. I charge nothing. my email address for you, Dyan is: [email protected]. Our Jesus will return in His Rapture very soon now! I also want to say I dearly love Jesus today more than ever! I will be 80 on July 25, 2022. I never married. I have written special songs when the Lord gives them to me! I hope to hear back, my dear sister in Christ.


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