Brooke Adams

Inside Biography


Brooke Adams is an American actress most known for her roles as Elizabeth in Invasion of the Snatchers, Sarah Bracknell in The Dead Zone and Abby in 1978 released, Days of Heaven.

Early Life and Education

Brooke Adams was born on February 8, 1949, in New York, United States to Robert K. Adams, a former CBS vice president and Rosalind, an actress. She holds the American nationality and belongs to White Ethnical background. She has a sister named, Lynne Adams who is also a popular and successful actress in Hollywood film industry.

Adams attended prestigious High School and was enrolled in arts. Later on, she joined a school of American ballet where she learned to dance. As Adam was interested in the field of acting from her early age, she was fully supported by her parents. Her mother was also a famous actress in Hollywood film industry, so she was helped by her mother to pursue her further career.


The accomplished actress began her professional career through a television series with a small role, and after playing the role, she appeared in a successful movie, Days of Heaven. Previously she was seen in a low-budget film, Shock Waves but after appearing in Days of Heaven, she was able to earn a huge reputation.

Further, she featured in the remake of Invasion of the Body Snatchers during 1978 and was also seen in several other movies including The Dead Zone, Key Exchange, Gas Food Lodging, and Cuba. In the year 2002, the proficient actress appeared in the romantic comedy entitled Made-Up written by her sister, Lynne Adams.

Moreover, Adams also featured in the movies named, At Last, The Legend of Lucy Keyes, Lend Me a Tenor, The Heidi Chronicles, and The Cherry Orchard. She was seen in Monk, a Tv series created by Andy Breckman. She served as a judge for the 3rd Annual Noor Iranian Film festival in 2009 at Los Angeles.

Personal Life

The Cherry Orchard actress loves to keep her private life secret. She does not open up when asked about her affairs, relationships and personal details.

Brooke Adams is a married woman. She is married to a renowned actor, Tony Shalhoub. The couple is not blessed with any child after several years of their marriage. Both of them adopted two children as they were interested in kids.

Net Worth and Body Measurement

Brooke Adams is living a luxurious life along with her husband, Tony and two adopted children. She made $2 million fortune with Car Wash & The Legend of Lucy Keys.

Her net worth is reported to be around $10 million she is listed as one of the top-ten-richest actresses in Hollywood film industry.

Adams is 5 feet 5 inch in height.

by Bchrome, 25 Sep, 2017

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