Monday, Jun 26, 2017
Follow Us

Shh!celebrity Gossip

Alberta Watson Biography

Alberta Watson
  • Age: 2 years old
  • Birth Nation: Canada
  • Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
  • Name: Alberta Watson
  • Birth Name: Faith Susan Alberta Watson
  • Father: Albert Watson
  • Mother: Grace Watson
  • Nationality: Canadian
  • Birth Place/City: Toronto
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Profession: Actress
  • Net Worth: N/A
  • Eye Color: Dark-Brown
  • Hair Color: Dark-Brown
  • Weight in KG: N/A
  • Married: Yes
  • Married to: Ken Sedgwick
  • Awards: Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Guest Role Dramatic Series
  • Movies: The Sweet Hereafter
  • TV Show: La Femme Nikita, 24
  • 17

Faith Susan Alberta Watson is known better as Alberta Watson and was a television and film actress of Canadian nationality, known best for her role in the series 24. She was born on the 6th of March, 1955 and she died on the 21st of March, 2015. She was born to mother Grace and after her death, her bio and career details have been widely searched by fans and critics around the world.

Born in Toronto, Ontario, Alberta began working in several theater productions before finally getting a role in Hamlet. Her first debut role was at the mere age of 19 whereby she got the role in a CBC movie Honor thy Father. She then obtained the role of Mitzi in In Praise of Older Women and was nominated for a Genie award for her role. She then collaborated with Colleen Murphy to create the film Shoemaker on which she acted and obtained a Genie nomination. She has also appeared in Spanking the monkey, as well as the 1995 film Hackers. She also portrayed the role of Risa in the 1997 film The Sweet Hereafter.

Alberta also graced the screen by appearing as Madeline in La Femme Nikita. She played the role for four seasons and was diagnosed with lymphoma in the show’s second season. Her disease was also filmed and cast in the series. She also appeared as Erin Driscoll in the fourth season of the series 24, which was hugely popular with the audience. Her other appearances include acting in Heartland, Nikita and The border prior to her death. Complications from cancer took the life of this versatile actress in March 21, 2015 at the Kensington Hospice situated in Toronto. Her life and its chronicles, led to the creation of a role of Alberta Green in the series 24.

As far as the personal life of this late actress is to be considered, it was a well talked about affair. It has been known that she had a husband, she had been married and that she divorced from him. But the actual details regarding who he was and how the relationship started and ended has not been much talked about. She lived with her husband in New Jersey and later returned back to Toronto after her divorce. Apart from this, she has not been known to have had any other affair or boyfriend. Alberta had no children and had no spouse during the time of her death. She was also never been speculated to have been a lesbian or a bi-sexual and was straight. Her dating details as well as the intimate information in regards to her affair, cannot be found.

Alberta surely won a lot of hearts due to her acting credits, but her net worth and salary is information which is not known about. She has a height of 5 feet and 8 inches and a pretty demeanor which appealed to her fans.