Is Helen Hunt married? No, she isn’t. However, she was previously married to actor Hank Azaria (born on April 25, 1964). They started dating in 1994 and celebrated their wedding after five years in 1999. Unfortunately, the couple split and divorced after 17 months.
In 2001, she started dating producer/writer/director Matthew Carnahan (born on February 6, 1961). With him, she is the stepmother to a stepson, Emmett Carnahan. In 2004, the duo welcomed their child as a daughter named Makena Lei. Their long relationship came to an end by August 2017. Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts and biography of Hunt:
Who is Helen Hunt?
Born as Helen Elizabeth Hunt, she landed the planet on June 15, 1963, which makes her age be 57 years old as of 2020. By profession, she is an American actress who rose into the limelight after appearing in the sitcom Mad About You as Jamie Buchman. She has earned four Emmy Awards and three Golden Globe Awards. She is also noted for appearing in movies like The Miracle Season (2018), Soul Surfer (2011), Pay It Forward (2000), What Women Want (2000), Twister (1996) and many more.
Early Life and Education
Hunt was born in 1963 and her place of birth is in Culver City, California, the United States of America. Talking about her family background, she was born to the parents named Jane Elizabeth (mother) and Gordon Hunt (father). Her mother was a photographer whereas her father was an acting coach by profession. Her uncle named Peter H. Hunt is a director by profession. She is the granddaughter to voice coach Dorothy (Anderson) Fries. She carries a German-Jewish background through her paternal grandmother.
Career and Professional Life
Hunt started her career in the entertainment industry as a child actress. She made her appearance on The Mary Tyler Moore Show as Murray Slaughter’s daughter. She regularly appeared in the series The Swiss Family Robinson. She was also seen in Wild West version of The Taming of the Shrew with Morgan Freeman and Tracey Ullman. To date, she has been the part of multiple successful movies that have done a good business in the Box Office.
She made her directorial film debut with 2007 comedy-drama film Then She Found Me which also starred Bette Midler, Matthew Broderick and Colin Firth. She has also directed episodes of television series like This Is Us, Feud, House of Lies and American Housewife.
Helen Hunt is a divorced woman. She was previously married to actor Hank Azaria who is one year younger to her. They divorced 17 months of their married life. Later, she dated Matthew Carnahan who is two years older than her. She became a mother to a daughter named Makena Lei Gordon Carnahan in 2004. As of now, Hunt is supposed to be single.
American actress Helen Hunt stands at an average height of 5 feet and 7 inches. She weighs nearly 58 kilograms. Her thin lips are one of her main distinctive features. Hunt looks like actress Jodie Foster (born on Jodie Foster). Being an actress, Hunt has done her best to remain fit and healthy.
Salary and Net worth
Actress Helen Hunt has an estimated net worth of 55 million USD. She has been in the industry since the 1970s from her childhood days. From her successful presence in the entertainment industry, Hunt has earned multiple prestigious awards and nominations.
Wiki and Facts
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