Celebrated Name: Smulders
Real Name/Full Name: Jacoba Francis Maria Smulders
Gender: Female
Age: 42 years old
Birth Date: 3 April 1982
Birth Place: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Nationality:  Canadian
Height: 1.73m
Weight: 52kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Husband/Spouse (Name): Taran Killam (M. 2012)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes 2
Dating/Boyfriend (Name): N/A
Is Smulders Lesbian/Gay?: No
Profession: Actress, model
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $30 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Smolder is a Canadian beauty queen who has a successful career as an actress and a model. She is known for her leading role in the crime drama on ABC by the title of Stumptown. Her other notable role was as S.H.I.E.L.D agent in the Marvel Cinematic Universe The Avengers in 2012. From 2005 to 2014, she had a starring role in the series How I Met Your Mother.

Maybe you know about Smulders 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 Smulders’ 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

She was born Jacoba Francisca Maria Smulders on 3 April 1982, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Her mother was British, and her father was Dutch, and they had five children, all of them being girls. Smulders’ other siblings are Julie, Fiona, Melissa, and Amy.

The schools that Smulders attended are not listed, but she said she studied acting through her high school years. She started modeling when she was young, and she said she did not like it as the experience made her hesitate to pursue an acting career.

Personal Life

Smulders is the wife of Taran Killam. The two lovebirds started dating and eventually got engaged in 2009. They later exchanged their marriage vows in September 2012 in a colorful ceremony held at Solvang, California. They welcomed their first daughter Shaelyn Killam in May 2009, and in January 2015, they welcomed another daughter named Joelle Killam.

When Smulders was 25 years old, she was diagnosed with ovarian cancer, and she made the revelation in 2015 during the shooting of How I Met Your Mother season three. She underwent surgery to remove the tumors from her ovaries and later had multiple operations over the next two years. She revealed in August 2019 that she was in remission.

Smulders is a kind-hearted person, and in 2014 she filmed an announcement with an international ocean conservation organization called Oceana. The announcement was filmed publicly, and it showed the great contribution by Smulders towards charity.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 3 April 1982, Smulders is 42 years old as of today’s date 20th April 2024. Her height is 1.73 m tall, and her weight is 52 kg.


The acting career of Smulders started with the appearance of the series Jeremiah where she had a guest appearance. She later had a recurring role on another series titled The L Word. She got a permanent role in a short-lived series on ABC titled Veritas: The Quest. She landed one of her most famous roles in the series How I Met Your Mother in 2005, appearing on the show for the entire nine seasons.

In 2012 she played agent Maria Hill in the film The Avengers, and in preparation for the film, she had to receive training from a trainer from SWAT on how to handle guns. Her outstanding performances led to her reprising her role in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Avengers: Endgame, and the Spider-Man: Far From Home.

In 2013 she had a supporting role in the film Safe Haven. She also starred in They Came Together, and Delivery Man. She had a recurring role in the Netflix series A Series of Unfortunate Events in 2017. She also starred in the series Friends From College from 2017 to 2019. From September 2019, she had a starring role in the ABC drama titled Stumptown.

Smulders has also had a career in theatre, and she appeared in the play Love, Loss, and What I Wore, in 2010. She was the principal character in the play, and it showed at the Westside Theatre. She had another appearance at the St. James Theatre in the play Present Laughter in 2017. She was honored with a Theatre Award for her appearance in the play the same year.

Awards & Achievements

In 2014 Smulders was nominated for the People’s Choice Award for her appearance in How I Met Your Mother. She was the winner of the EWwy Award in 2013 for Best Supporting Actress in Comedy. She was honored with the Theatre World Award for Present Laughter in 2017.

Net Worth & Salary of Smulders in 2024

Smulders Net Worth
Smulders Net Worth

As of April 2024, Smulders has been an entertainer long enough to have made wealth valued at $30 million. She started off as a model and later decided to pursue a career as an actress. She has appeared in several television series and films over the years, and that is how she has made most of her money. As a model, she has been sought by top brands for her beauty, and these endorsement deals also contribute to her current wealth.

Smulders has had success in her career over the years through her talent in acting as well as modeling. Although she was not fully decided while getting into acting, she finally made a big break as an actress, and today she is among the most celebrated actresses of all time. Her success did not just come, but she had to put a lot of dedication and hard work to get to where she is today.


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