Quick Facts of Mary Megan Winningham

  • Full NameMary Megan Winningham
  • Date of Birth16 May, 1959
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplacePhoenix, Arizona, U.S.
  • Ethnicity White
  • ProfessionActress, singer-songwriter
  • Nationality American
  • Active Year1976–present
  • Eye colour Blonde
  • Hair colour Brown
  • SpouseA Martinez (m. 1981)William Mapel (m. 1981–96)Jason Trucco (m. 2008–12)
  • Height5 feet 6 inch
  • Weight64Kg
  • Educationgraduated in co-valedictorian of her high school class in 1977.
  • Online Presencewikipedia,Twitter
  • Children5
  • Horoscope Taurus
  • Net Worth$275 million

Short Description of Mare Winningham

A multi-talented celebrity”Mare” Winningham who excelled in numerous critically-acclaimed role actress.She is well-known an American actress and singer-songwriter. Mare Winningham really had her breakthrough as a would-be member of the famed Brat Pack in the coming-of-age teen drama. She got eight-time Emmy Award nominee, she won Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Movie for Amber Waves in 1980 and George Wallace in 1998. She was also chosen for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for 1995 film Georgia.

Early Life

Winningham was bornon16th May 1959 in Phoenix, Arizona, and raised in Northridge, California with her three brothers and one sister. Her father works as a chairman of the Department of Physical Education at California State University, Northridge (CSUN) and her mother were an English teacher and college counselor at Monroe High School.

She believes her first interest in acting to viewing an interview with Kym Karath (who played Gretl in The Sound of Music) on Art Linkletter’s television show House Party when she was five or six years old.
Winningham studied at Andasol Ave. Elementary School, she loves drama and playing the guitar and drums. So, She caught the extended drama option at Patrick Henry Junior High School and continued to study over her summer vacations at CSUN’s Teenage Drama Workshop. She graduated in co-valedictorian of her high school class in 1977.


Winningham began her 1980 feature movie debut in One Trick Pony, starring Paul Simon. Winningham performed a virginal young woman in St. Elmo’s Fire, a drama about a group of friends trying to find themselves post-college.regardind these film the-coming actors are Demi Moore, Rob Lowe, Ally Sheedy, Emilio Estevez, Andrew McCarthy and Judd Nelson. This group, act several different performers, was nicknamed the “Brat Pack”.

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Winningham’s additional film and TV roles involve as St. Elmo’s Fire 1985, Miracle Mile 1988, Turner & Hooch 1989, The War 1994, Dandelion 2004, Swing Vote 2008, Brothers 2009, Mildred Pierce 2011, Hatfields & McCoys 2012, American Horror Story: Coven 2013 and American Horror Story: Hotel 2015. She performed her New York stage debut in the 2007 Off-Broadway musical 10 Million Miles, where, she won a Drama Desk Award nomination.

Personal Life & Net Worth

Winningham was raised a Roman Catholic. On March 3, 2003, she converted to Judaism. She has been married three times during her career period. At first, she falls in love with Martinez for one year (1981–81), the same year she married with William Mapel (1981 -96) kept their relation almost 6 years.

At last, she loved Jason Trucco and married in 2008 and divorced in 2012, Phoenix, She has five children like Riley Mapel, Happy Atticus Mapel, Patrick Mapel, Jack Mapel, Calla Louise Mapel. She earns a huge amount from her acting so, her estimated net worth is $275 million.


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