Nathan Lane
Nathan Lane
Celebrated Name: Nathan Lane
Real Name/Full Name: Joseph Lane
Gender: Male
Age: 68 years old
Birth Date: February 3, 1956
Birth Place: Jersey City, New Jersey, U.S.
Nationality: American
Height: 5 ft 9 inches
Weight: 75 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Devlin Elliott (m. 2015)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): No
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A/Yes (name)
Is Nathan Lane Gay?: Yes
Profession: Actor, and writer
Salary: NA
Net Worth in 2024: $20 Million
Last Updated: July 2024

Nathan Lane is a famous US writer and actor. He is best known for playing in “The Birdcage,” “The Producers,” “Mouse Hunt,” “Guys and Dolls,” and ”A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum.” He has also lent his voice for some programs such as “The Lion King” and recurring roles on “Modern Family,” “The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story,” and “The Good Wife.”

In his career, Lane grabbed six nominations and won Tony Awards for three times, six Drama Desk Awards, two Obies, six Outer Critics Circle awards, Olivier Award, and the Lucille Lortel Award. Lane has also received six Primetime Emmy nominations, two Golden Globe nominations, two Daytime Emmy Awards, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and a People’s Choice Award.

Maybe you know about Nathan Lane 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 Nathan Lane’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

Nathan Lane was born in Jersey City, New Jersey. His birth name is Joseph Lane. He was born to his father, Daniel, and his mother, Nora Lane. His father has been a truck driver who died in 1967 due to alcoholism. At that time, Lane was only eleven years old. His mother, named Nora, has served as a secretary. Due to bipolar disorder, she died in 2000. Lane also has two elder brothers, Robert, and Daniel Jr. He went to Catholic schools in New Jersey City. While he was studying, he earned the title of “Best Actor” in 1974, and received the “Prep Hall of Fame Professional Achievement Award” in 2011.

Personal Life

Lane is not straight in terms of sexuality. He is Gay. He has been very open about his sexual status on media. On November 17, 2015, he married his long-term partner, writer, and theatre producer Devlin Elliott. 

After when Matthew Shepard died, Lane became the board member and fundraiser for Broadway Cares and Equity Fights AIDS. He has served a long time in this company.

Lane has received various honors that include :

Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation Vito Russo Award,

The Human Rights Campaign Equality Award,

The Matthew Shepard Foundation Making A Difference Award, and The Trevor Project Hero Award for his commendable work in the LGBT community.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on February 3 1956, Nathan Lane is 68 years old as of today’s date 12th July 2024. His height is 5 ft 9 inches tall, and his weight is 75 kg.


In the 1990s, he got to play in a series of successful Broadway shows. Lane appeared “On Borrowed Time,” for which he received his first-ever Tony Awards nomination Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards.

In 1992, he was the winner of the Obie Award for his Sustained Excellence of Performance.

In 1999, he voiced the character of Snowbell in film Stuart Little.

In 2001, he starred in “The Producers” that earned him another Tony Award, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle Awards.

For his performance in this musical film version, he earned his second Golden Globe nomination under the category of “Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture, Comedy, or Musical.”

In 2010, he was starred in “The Addams Family” and received a Drama League Award for Distinguished Achievement in Musical Theatre.

He was starred in guest roles on Mad About You, Frasier, The Good Wife, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Absolutely Fabulous, Sex and the City, Difficult People, 30 Rock, and Modern Family for which he received Emmy Award nominations for six times.

He has lent his voice in “George and Martha” on HBO and two Disney series, Timon & Pumbaa, and Teacher’s Pet. He also received Daytime Emmy Awards for Timon and Pumbaa, George and Martha, and Teacher’s Pet.

Awards & Achievements

Nathan Lane has been awarded several awards for his remarkable acting and voice over talent.

To date, he has won three Tony Awards for Best Actor in “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum” and “The Producers” and for Best Featured Actor in “A Play for Angels in America.”

For his acting, he also won six Drama Desk Awards, two Obies, six Outer Critics Circle awards, the Olivier Award, and the Lucille Lortel Award.

Lane has also been nominated several times in his career. This includes two Golden Globe nominations, one Screen Actors Guild Award nomination, six Primetime Emmy nominations, two Daytime Emmy Awards nominations, and one People’s Choice Award.

Lane has also received an entry on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2006 and got inducted into the US Theater Hall of Fame in 2008.

Net Worth & Salary of Nathan Lane in 2024

Nathan Lane Net Worth
Nathan Lane Net Worth

Nathan Lane is one of the most celebrated actors on the American stage, television, and screen. As of July 2024, he has a net worth of $20 Million. Nathan has served a long-term career in areas of acting and voice acting. He has done several big banner movies and television shows, and that has helped him create huge wealth. Some of his critically acclaimed movies and award-winning films are “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum,” “The Producers,” “A Play for Angels in America,” “The Birdcage,” “The Lisbon Traviata,” “MouseHunt,” “Guys and Dollas.”

In addition to it, he has also lent his voice for some of the most popular characters in “The Lion King,” Timon & Pumbaa, Teacher’s Pet, George And Martha, and “Stuart Little.” For his commendable performances, he has received several awards and accolades.

Nathan Lane is one of the highly accomplished and successful actors in the American film industry. In his career, he has given several award-winning appearances that have earned him a reputed place in the society and garnered countless fans worldwide.


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