Martha Plimpton
Martha Plimpton
Celebrated Name: Martha Plimpton
Real Name/Full Name: Martha Campbell Plimpton
Gender: Female
Age: 53 years old
Birth Date: November 16, 1970
Birth Place: New York, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.65 m
Weight: 54 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Unmarried
Husband/Spouse (Name): N/A
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): No
Dating/Boyfriend (Name): N/A
Is Martha Plimpton Lesbian?: No
Profession: Actress, Singer, Model
Salary: 400,000 USD
Net Worth in 2024: $5 Million
Last Updated: June 2024

Martha Plimpton is an American actress, who is best known for her film “The Goonies,” for which she received lots of prestigious accolades. She has been in this field since she was a child. Apart from being a talented actress working in Hollywood, Martha has done many works in the theater. This woman, who had done a variety of roles in her career, is also known to be a women’s rights and LGBTQA+ rights activist.

Maybe you know about Martha Plimpton 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 Martha Plimpton’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, husband, boyfriend, dating, divorce, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Martha Plimpton was born in the year 1970, on 16 November, in New York to Keith Carradine and Shelley Plimpton. She is known to have come from a family of actors where both her parents were one. Therefore obviously, Martha decided to become an actress from an age as young as eight.

She begged for her first role in an acting workshop when she was a child. She played the role of Elizabeth Swados.

Martha is known to be a single child, and apparently, her parents were unmarried, and her mother raised her.

Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Being born on 16 November 1970, Martha Plimpton is 53 years old as of today’s date 13th June 2024. Her height is 1.65 m tall, and weight is 54 kg.

Personal Life: husband, boyfriend, dating, divorce, kids

As of now, Martha Plimpton remains an unmarried lady. She does not have any children. She was known to be dating River Phoenix in and around the year 1986. But the relationship ended in 1989. After that, she started dating John Patrick Walker in 1995, but it ended within one year. Later, in 2005, she was supposedly in a relationship with Fred Armisen, but it was not confirmed.

Martha Plimpton With Boyfriend
Martha Plimpton With Boyfriend


Martha got her first role in the “Rollover“ in 1981. It was not until the year 1984 that she received her first major role in the film “The River Rat.” After that, she started getting noticed in Hollywood, and soon, in 1985, she received a part in the movie “The Goonies.” This movie was an absolute hit amongst the audience, and to date, it remains Martha’s biggest box office success.

The actress’s attractive tomboyish looks led her to do a few commercials for Calvin Klein. Her looks also led her to receive a role in “The Mosquito Coast” in 1986. Other than that, in 1988, she also did a movie named “Running On Empty.” In both movies, she worked with River Phoenix.

In the year 1989, Martha got noticed again for her impressive role in the movie “Parenthood.” Here, she played the part of a rebellious teenager. Her teenage looks did her act in other films like “Stanley & Iris,” “Inside Monkey Zetterland,” and “Last Summer In The Hamptons.”

Martha has done several theatres works too. She debuted in” The Libertine” in 1996. She received lots of praises and awards for being a part of this ensemble.

Martha is also known to work in television, and in 2010, she got the leading role in “Raising Hope.” She is also known for her notable roles in TV series like “Grey’s Anatomy,” “The Good Wife,” etc.

Awards & Achievements

  • Martha Plimptonreceived the “Prime Time Emmy Award” for The Good Wife, in the category of “Outstanding Guest Actress In A Drama Series.”
  • For the film Mass, she received “The Independent Spirit Award.”
  • Martha was awarded ” The Satellite Award for the film “Raising Hope,” released in 2010, Martha was awarded “The Satellite Award.” She received it in the category of “Best Actress In A Series, Comedy Or Musical.”
  • She received the “Philip Borsos Award” in 2010 for the movie called “Small Town Murder Songs,” under the category of” Best Actress.”
  • For her exceptional role in “The Goonies,” she was nominated for “The Young Artist Award” in 1986. She got nominated under the “Exceptional Performance By A Young Actress- Motion Picture” category.

Net Worth & Salary of Martha Plimpton in 2024

Martha Plimpton Net Worth
Martha Plimpton Net Worth

As of June 2024, Martha Plimpton has a net worth of $5 million. Regarding her salary, it is approximately $400,000. Her network mostly increased due to her impressive work in “The Goonies.” Apparently, this film led her to be a known name in Hollywood and on television.

Martha Plimpton is still known to be in the field of acting and theater. Just like her movies, where she was often portrayed as a rebellious character, in reality, she has often been seen being quite vocal about women’s right to get abortions and other serious issues. We hope to see more works of this talented woman in the future.


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