Brooke Smith Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 10 Dec, 2020
Facts of Brooke Smith
Date of Birth: 1967 , May-22
Age: 54 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Brooke Smith
Birth Name Brooke Smith
Father Eugene "Gene" Smith
Mother Lois Eileen Smith
Nationality American
Birth Place/City New York City, New York, USA
Profession Actress
Net Worth $750 Thousand
Married Yes
Married to Steven Lubensky (January 6, 1999 - present)
Children 2
Education Tappan Zee High School, American Academy of Dramatic Arts
Movies The Moderns, The Silence of the Lambs, Last Summer in the Hamptons, The Broken Giant, Random Hearts, Bad Company, Melinda and Melinda, The Aspern Papers, Interstellar, Bombshell
TV Show The Equalizer, Homicide: Life on the Street, Big Apple, Six Feet Under, Heist, Law & Order, Crossing Jordan, Weeds, Grey's Anatomy. Ray Donovan, Bosch, Bates Motel, The Crossing, Big Sky
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Brooke Smith is an American film and television actress most known for playing Dr. Erica Hahn in the ABC medical drama series Grey's Anatomy, Frances in the Showtime crime-drama series Ray Donovan, Captain Ellen Lewis in the Amazon Studios police procedural drama series  Bosch, and Sheriff Jane Greene in the A&E psychological thriller series Bates Motel

How Old is Brooke Smith? What is her Height?

Brooke Smith was born on May 22, 1967, to publisher Eugene "Gene" Smith and publicist Lois Eileen Smith. At the time of this writing, Brooke is 53 years old and has a height of 5 feet 9¼ inches (1.76 meters).    

Born and raised in New York City, New York, Smith attended Tappan Zee High School in nearby Orangeburg, New York. She went on to study drama at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.

Career

Despite making her on-screen debut in 1988 and having roles in TV shows like The Equalizer and movies like The Moderns and See You in the Morning, Brooke Smith only found widespread recognition as Catherine Martin in the 1991 psychological horror film The Silence of the Lambs starring Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins

Brooke Smith as Catherine Martin in The Silence of the Lambs SOURCE: Screenmusings

She has since gone on to have appearances in movies like Last Summer in the Hamptons, The Broken Giant, Random Hearts, Bad Company, Melinda and Melinda, The Aspern Papers, Interstellar, and Bombshell

On television, Smith is most well-known for playing Dr. Erica Hahn in the ABC medical drama series Grey's Anatomy, Frances in the Showtime crime-drama series Ray Donovan, Captain Ellen Lewis in the Amazon Studios police procedural drama series  Bosch, and Sheriff Jane Greene in the A&E psychological thriller series Bates Motel

Other notable roles include Carolyn Pope in the HBO drama series Six Feet Under,  Dr. Kate Switzer in the NBC crime drama series Crossing Jordan, and Valerie Scottson in the Showtime dark comedy-drama Weeds.   

Most recently, she has played Merilee Legarski in the ABC procedural drama series Big Sky.   

Mother of Two Children with Husband Steve Lubensky 

Brooke Smith has been married for nearly 22 years to the Russian cinematographer Steve Lubensky, since tying the knot on January 6, 1999.

Brooke Smith with her husband Steve Lubensky SOURCE: Getty Images

They have two children together. Their firstborn was daughter Fanny Grace Lubensky, born in 2003. In May 2008, they adopted a girl from Ethiopia named Lucy Dinknesh Lubensky.  

Has a Net Worth of $750 Thousand

According to reputable sources like celebritynetworth.com, Brooke Smith is believed to have a net worth of $750 thousand. The now-53-year-old began acting in 1988 when she was in her early twenties and in her 32 years in the business, amassed a sum total of $750 thousand. 

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