Teri Garr
Teri Garr
Celebrated Name: Teri Garr
Real Name/Full Name: Teri Ann Garr
Gender: Female
Age: 79 years old
Birth Date: 11 December 1944
Birth Place: Lakewood, Ohio, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.7 m
Weight: 80 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
John O’Neil (m. 1993–1996)
Children: Yes (1 child)
Profession: retired American actress, singer, comedian, voice artist and dancer
Net Worth in 2024: $6 Million
Last Updated: February 2024

Teri Ann Garr, popularly known as Teri Garr, is an American stage and television actress. She made her fortune after appearing in comedy films like Young Frankenstein, Mr. Mom, and Tootsie. Teri Garr is also known as a singer and dancer. Her career pursued when she was a teenager and mesmerized an audience by her performance in nine Elvis Presley musicals.

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Early Life

Teri Ann Garr was born in Lakewood, Ohio, on 11th December 1944. Her father, Eddie Garr, was a performer, comedian, and actor in the vaudeville genre. Her mother, Phyllis Lind Garr, was a stage actress and model. Being surrounded by stage performers, she soon discovered her passion for dancing. She had two elder brothers, Ed and Phil Garr.

Teri Garr lost her father when she was 11 years old. Since then, her mother supported her. She received her education from North Hollywood High School, situated in Northridge, and spent most of her time practicing ballet. She mastered other forms of dance and worked as a dancer in Elvis Presley movies.

Personal life

In 1993, she married a contractor, John O’Neil, when their adopted daughter Molly O’Neil was born. Unfortunately, Teri had to divorce in 1996.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 11 December 1944, Teri Garr is 79 years old as of today’s date 28th February 2024. Her height is 1.7 m tall, and her weight is 80 kg.


During the initial days of her career, Teri worked in commercial advertisements. She made several guest appearances in Television shows like Star Trek and That Girl. She got her first break in the Monkee’s film Head in 1968. Mel Broke’s comedy movie ‘Young Frankenstein’ in 1974 presented Teri Garr as a complete actress.

Since then, she appeared in movies like Close Encounters of the Third Kind and Oh, God! in 1977, The Black Stallion in 1979, Mr. Mom in 1983, and many more. All of her movies had a decent run on the silver screen.

In 2002, Teri Garr confirmed the rumors of being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. In 2006, she suffered a brain aneurysm but made a miraculous recovery. She did not make an appearance in any movie since 2007.

Awards and Achievements

In 1983, Teri Garr had an Oscar nomination for the Best supporting actress. Her role in the comedy movie Tootsie nominated her for Best supporting actress award on multiple occasions. She was the winner of Best Acting Ensemble reviewed by the National Board of Review in 1994 for her role in Pret-a-Porter. She had many nominations for supporting actress throughout her career.

Net Worth & Salary of Teri Garr in 2024

Teri Garr Net Worth
Teri Garr Net Worth

As of February 2024, Teri Garr’s estimated net worth is $6 Million. The primary source of her income is from her appearances in multiple TV shows. She also worked as a voice actress for animated movies.

Teri Garr’s career reflects her dedication towards her passion. The multi-talented veteran woman has a sheer determination towards her goals. It was unfortunate that she was diagnosed with multiple diseases being at the pinnacle of her career. Let us hope that she makes a dramatic return and baffle critics.


  1. Hi Terri,
    In my life of watching movie stars in action, you stood out in my feelings to meet you if possible form a friendship. I find you being most sexy, gorgeous body perfect for finding a serious mate. I
    fell in love with you from first time I saw you in movies. I’m very sorry you were told you have a
    un-curable disease. Still wish I could meet you in person.

  2. i was watching old david letterman shows with u terry garr, on them almost every 6 months for
    years.u were 40-44 if my calculations are correct.u were just so wholesomely beautiful.did u terry
    garr like david l. or just put up with him.Or, did u ever date him at the time.

  3. Hi Terri,
    Watching you on Johnny Carson tonight
    with Michael Keaton and Martin Short.
    The funniest night I have seen on Carson
    in a long time.
    You must have had a hoot.
    JT Troupe
    Jacksonville, Fl

  4. Teri Garr has AIDS; she was HIV positive when she retired. Molly her daughter put her in a facility after she, Molly gave birth to a son who she claimed is by a black guy but after he requested a DNA test it was found the child isn’t even of African heritage… funny how the black guynis being forced to be the “presumed” father. what does this mean for the best interest of the child Tyryn.

  5. My parents both graduated from North Hollywood High School. It is in North Hollywood, not Northridge. They are both communities in the San Fernando Valley section of Los Angeles! I was born and raised there.


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