Elizabeth McGovern

Elizabeth McGovern

Elizabeth McGovern  American Actress


Who is is she dating right now?

Elizabeth McGovern and Simon Curtis (l) are married.


She has been in relationships with Sean Penn (1983 - 1984) and Timothy Hutton (1982).


Elizabeth McGovern is a 55 year old American Actress. Born Elizabeth Lee McGovern on 18th July, 1961 in Evanston, Illinois, USA and educated at North Hollywood High and The Oakwood School, she is famous for Once Upon a Time in America,She's Having a Baby and Downton Abbey in a career that spans 1979–present. Her zodiac sign is Cancer.

Elizabeth McGovern has been in 10 on-screen matchups, including Brad Pitt in The Favor (1994), Dudley Moore in Lovesick (1983), Hugh Bonneville in Downton Abbey (2010), Rex Smith in Faerie Tale Theatre (1982) and Sean Penn in Racing with the Moon (1984).

Elizabeth McGovern is a member of the following lists: Musicians from Evanston, Illinois, Actresses from Evanston, Illinois and Actresses from Illinois.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 24 years, 11 months - -
Dating2 35 years, 9 months 18 years 1 year, 4 months
Total3 35 years, 9 months 20 years, 12 months 1 year, 4 months


First Name Elizabeth
Middle Name Lee
Last Name Curtis
Maiden Name McGovern
Full Name at Birth Elizabeth Lee McGovern
Alternative Name Elizabeth Lee McGovern, Elizabeth McGovern
Age 55 years
Birthday 18th July, 1961
Birthplace Evanston, Illinois, USA
Height 5' 9" (175 cm)
Weight 116lbs (53 kg)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Distinctive Feature Dark hair, Blue eyes
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School North Hollywood High, The Oakwood School
University American Conservatory Theatre in San Fransico, The Juilliard School in New York, University of California at Los Angeles
Occupation Text Actress, Writer, Producer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Once Upon a Time in America,She's Having a Baby and Downton Abbey
Year(s) Active 1979–present
Instrument (text) Piano, Guitar
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Curtis Brown Group, Anonymous Content
Bust (inches) 34
Cup Size C
Waist (inches) 23
Hips (inches) 32
Shoe Size 6
Official Websites twitter.com/elizabethmcgov, www.nndb.com/people/834/000025759/, www.facebook.com/pages/Elizabeth-McGovern/106110162754333

Elizabeth Lee McGovern (born July 18, 1961) is an American film, television, and theater actor, and musician. McGovern received an Academy Award nomination for her role as Evelyn Nesbit in the 1981 film Ragtime. She is also known for her performance as Cora Crawley, Countess of Grantham in the British drama series Downton Abbey, for which she has been nominated for an Emmy Award and Golden Globe Award. Her other films include Ordinary People (1980), Once Upon A Time In America (1984), The Handmaid's Tale (1990) and The Wings of the Dove (1997).

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Partner Comparison

Elizabeth McGovern55 CancerActress
Simon Curtis56 PiscesActor
Sean Penn56 LeoActor
Timothy Hutton56 LeoActor


Woman in Gold2015Judge Florence CooperMovie
Showing Roots2015ShirleyMovie
Civil War: The Untold Story2014Narrator (voice)Movie
Text Santa 20142014Cora Crawley, Countess of GranthamTV Movie
Cheerful Weather for the Wedding2012Mrs ThatchamMovie
Angels Crest2011JaneMovie
The Commuter2011Movie
Wallis Simpson: The Secret Letters2011Wallis SimpsonTV Movie
Clash of the Titans2010MarmaraMovie
Kick-Ass2010Mrs. LizewskiMovie
Downton Abbey2010Cora Crawley, Countess of GranthamTV Show
10 Minute Tales2009Ex WifeTV Show
Inconceivable2008Tallulah 'Tutu' WilliamsMovie
Freezing2008ElizabethTV Show
A Room with a View2007Mrs. HoneychurchTV Movie
Daphne2007Ellen DoubledayTV Movie
The Truth2006DonnaMovie
Three Moons Over Milford2005Laura DavisTV Show
The Brotherhood of Poland, New Hampshire2003Helen ShawTV Show
Buffalo Soldiers2001Mrs. BermanMovie
Hawk2001Susie HawkinsTV Movie
The Flamingo Rising2001Edna LeeTV Movie
Table 122001MelTV Show
The House of Mirth2000Mrs. Carry FisherMovie
Thursday the 12th2000Candice HopperTV Movie
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit1999Dr. Faith SuttonTV Show
The Scarlet Pimpernel1999Lady Marguerite BlakeneyTV Show
The Misadventures of Margaret1998Till TurnerMovie
Twice Upon a Yesterday1998DianeMovie
The Wings of the Dove1997SusanMovie
Clover1997Sara KateTV Movie
Broken Glass1996Margaret HymanTV Movie
Tracey Takes On...1996Judge LoringTV Show
The Summer of Ben Tyler1996Celia RayburnTV Movie
Wings of Courage1995NoƫlleShort Film
Broken Trust1995Janice DillonTV Movie
If Not for You1995Jessie KentTV Show
The Favor1994Emily EmbreyMovie
King of the Hill1993LydiaMovie
Me and Veronica1993FannyMovie
Performance1992Beatrice-JoannaTV Show
Ashenden1991Aileen SomervilleTV Show
A Shock to the System1990Stella AndersonMovie
The Handmaid's Tale1990MoiraMovie
Tune in Tomorrow...1990Elena QuinceMovie
Women and Men: Stories of Seduction1990VickiTV Movie
Johnny Handsome1989Donna McCartyMovie
Agatha Christie's Poirot1989Dame Celia WestholmeTV Show
Tales from the Crypt1989Laura KendallTV Show
She's Having a Baby1988Kristy BriggsMovie
The Bedroom Window1987DeniseMovie
Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam1987Me (voice)TV Movie
Native Son1986Mary DaltonMovie
Once Upon a Time in America1984Deborah GellyMovie
Racing with the Moon1984Caddie WingerMovie
Lovesick1983Chloe AllenMovie
Faerie Tale Theatre1982Snow WhiteTV Show
Ragtime1981Evelyn NesbitMovie
Ordinary People1980JeannineMovie
California Fever (TV Serie1979Lisa BannisterMovie
Last Year's Model1979Short Film
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Posted commentsView all comments (4)

CraigSnyderMay 16, 2013

She is still a real beauty.

rn_tracy1_rnApr 25, 2013

Does not seem like the Sean Penn type

Agnes79Oct 1, 2009

I saw Once upon a time America...she was very young and beautiful.She`s got wonderful eyes.Greetings Elizabeth!

patrick gouldJan 6, 2008

i think elizabeth is a super actress and we should feel privledged to see her on the screen

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