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Jane Kaczmarek (Jane Frances Kaczmarek) was born on 21 December, 1955 in Milwaukee, WI, is an American actress. Discover Jane Kaczmarek's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is She in this year and how She spends money? Also learn how She earned most of networth at the age of 65 years old?

Popular As Jane Frances Kaczmarek
Occupation Actress
Age 66 years old
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Born 21 December 1955
Birthday 21 December
Birthplace Milwaukee, WI
Nationality WI

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Jane Kaczmarek Height, Weight & Measurements

At 66 years old, Jane Kaczmarek height is 5′ 6″ .

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Height 5′ 6″
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Who Is Jane Kaczmarek's Husband?

Her husband is Bradley Whitford (m. 1992–2010)

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Husband Bradley Whitford (m. 1992–2010)
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Children Mary Louisa Whitford, Frances Genevieve Whitford, George Edward Whitford

Jane Kaczmarek Net Worth

Her net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Jane Kaczmarek worth at the age of 66 years old? Jane Kaczmarek’s income source is mostly from being a successful Actress. She is from WI. We have estimated Jane Kaczmarek's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2021 $1 Million - $5 Million
Salary in 2020 Under Review
Net Worth in 2019 Pending
Salary in 2019 Under Review
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Source of Income Actress

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On October 9, 2018, she guest starred on the series This Is Us as the mother of Rebecca's ex-boyfriend.


In 2016, she appeared as a psychiatrist on The Big Bang Theory.


In 2014, she appeared as herself on The Comeback, auditioning for the role of Mallory Church in the fictional HBO series-within-a-series entitled Seeing Red.

From 2014 onwards, she appeared in multiple episodes of Playing House across its three seasons, as Gwen Crawford, the mother of Jessica St. Clair's Emma.


Kaczmarek was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the daughter of Evelyn (née Gregorska), a teacher, and Edward Kaczmarek, a US Department of Defense worker. Of Polish ancestry, she grew up in Greendale, where she was raised a Roman Catholic. She majored in theater at the University of Wisconsin–Madison and later attended graduate school at the Yale School of Drama, where she was a part of its theater company.

In 2013, Kaczmarek played the lead role of Ms. Liz, a third-generation dairy woman in the feature film Lost on Purpose, starring alongside C. Thomas Howell, James Lafferty, Dale Dickey and Academy Award-winner Octavia Spencer.

Kaczmarek and former Malcolm in the Middle co-star Bryan Cranston reprised their roles as Hal and Lois in an "alternate ending" featurette on the Breaking Bad DVD/Blu-ray box set that was released on November 26, 2013. In it, Hal wakes up from the nightmare that was the plot of Breaking Bad, in a nod to the final scene from Newhart.


In April 2012, she appeared in the David Lindsay-Abaire play Good People as Margie.

On November 2012, she made a guest appearance on ABC's The Middle as Frankie Heck's (Patricia Heaton) dental teacher. In 2013, Kaczmarek guest starred on NBC's long-running legal drama, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, as Suffolk County D.A. Pamela "Pam" James.


On July 22, 2011, it was confirmed that Kaczmarek will make a vocal appearance as Red Jessica in the television series Jake and the Never Land Pirates during its second season early 2012.

In 2011, she guest starred in the FX comedy Wilfred, starring Elijah Wood.

From 2011 to 2013, she appeared on Whitney as Whitney's mother.


In 2010, she starred in the Lifetime Original Movie, Reviving Ophelia, which aired October 11, 2010, she starred as the mother of a 16-year-old girl who was in an abusive relationship.


On November 19, 2009, Kaczmarek played against Julie Bowen and Robin Quivers in the Jeopardy! Million Dollar Celebrity Invitational, on which she won $50,000 for a charity.


Following the end of Malcolm in the Middle on May 14, 2006, Kaczmarek went on to star in the short-lived series Help Me Help You co-starring Ted Danson. She starred in the short-lived TNT series Raising the Bar as Judge Trudy Kessler. She also continues to voice Judge Constance Harm on several Simpsons episodes.

In 2006, Kaczmarek and Malcolm in the Middle co-star Erik Per Sullivan contributed the afterword for the children's book Together that shows the importance of domestic animals to impoverished people in the world, inspired by the mission of the nonprofit charitable organization Heifer International.


Kaczmarek underwent a hip replacement in April 2004, due to chronic arthritis. She recovered quickly, and used an X-ray of her new hip for her Emmy campaign the following summer, advertising herself as "the only Emmy nominee with an artificial hip (except for Anthony LaPaglia)".


On January 9, 2000, Kaczmarek was cast to play Lois Wilkerson in the sitcom Malcolm in the Middle. TV Guide dubbed her role in the series as a "true breakout; a female Homer Simpson", and critics hailed her for her comic talents. Later, Kaczmarek would credit the show for bringing out her comedic side, saying, "[Before Malcolm] I couldn't even get auditions for comedies. I played very unfunny people." For her performance as Lois, Kaczmarek was nominated for seven Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, holding the record of receiving the most Emmy nominations in this category without ever winning. She also earned three Golden Globe Award nominations, two Screen Actors Guild Award nominations, and garnered two Television Critics' Association Awards and the American Comedy Award and Family Television Award in 2001.


In 1998, Kaczmarek was cast as David and Jennifer's mother in the movie Pleasantville. She has had several Broadway hits, including Lost in Yonkers and Raised in Captivity, where she won an L.A. Drama Critics Circle Award. Her first television role was that of Margie Spoletto on For Lovers Only (1982). One of her first notable appearances was in the 1984 movie Falling in Love, starring Meryl Streep and Robert De Niro, playing the role of Ann Raftis, De Niro's character's wife. She also played a role in The Heavenly Kid in 1985 as Emily.


Kaczmarek married fellow Wisconsin native and actor Bradley Whitford on August 15, 1992. They lived in Los Angeles with their three children. Both were very active with charity, and were seen attending many major award shows together. She is the founder of "Clothes Off Our Back" which auctions celebrity clothing for children's charities. In June 2009, the couple filed for divorce after almost 17 years of marriage. The divorce was finalized in October 2010. One of the last times they were seen together publicly was in September 2008, at the opening of a Los Angeles production of The House of Blue Leaves, in which Kaczmarek was starring. According to a June 2009 magazine interview with conducted prior to announcement of the divorce, she replied "That's a big no comment" when asked to sum up her love life. She also added that she used to believe that she could "go it alone and as long as I had some fabulous boy on my arm, or man, and my career was sailing, that's all I needed" whereas she now had grown to appreciate the support of her girlfriends "to talk about kids, to talk about marriages, to talk about just life". In 2010, they sold their villa, a former mansion, in San Marino, California.


Jane Frances Kaczmarek (/k æ z ˈ m ær ə k / ; born December 21, 1955) is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Malcolm's control-freak mother Lois on the Fox television sitcom Malcolm in the Middle (2000—2006), which earned her three Golden Globe Award and seven Primetime Emmy Award nominations.