Casey Wilson Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 24 Dec, 2020
Facts of Casey Wilson
Date of Birth: 1980 , October-24
Age: 40 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name Cathryn Wilson
Birth Name Cathryn Rose Wilson
Father Paul O. Wilson
Mother Kathy Higdon
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Alexandria, Virginia, USA
Profession Actress, Comedian, Screenwriter
Net Worth $2 Million
Married Yes
Married to David Caspe (May 25, 2014 - present)
Children 2
Education T. C. Williams High School, New York University
Awards Atlanta Film Festival Award
Online Presence Twitter, Instagram
Movies Virgin, For Your Consideration, The Brothers Solomon, The Great Buck Howard, Bride Wars, Julie & Julia, Killers, The Guilt Trip, Ass Backwards, Gone Girl, The Breakup Girl, Bad Night, Me Him Her, The Meddler, Why Him?, The Disaster Artist, The Long Dumb Road, Always Be My Maybe
TV Show Saturday Night Live, Happy Endings, Happy Endings: Happy Rides, Comedy Bang! Bang!, Drunk History, Marry Me, American Dad!, One Mississippi, Black Monday, Mrs. Fletcher
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ACasey Wilson is an American actress, comedian, and screenwriter. A former performer on SNL, Wilson is most known for her work in movies like Bride Wars, Julie & Julia, Gone Girl, and The Disaster Artist and TV series like Happy Endings, The Hotwives, Marry Me, and Mrs. Fletcher.

How Old is Casey Wilson? What is her Height?

Casey Wilson was born Cathryn Rose Wilson on October 24, 1980, the daughter of political strategist and consultant Paul O. Wilson and women's activist Kathy Higdon. Casey is 40 years old at the time of this writing and stands at 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 meters).  

Born and raised in Alexandria, Virginia, Casey attended and graduated from T. C. Williams High School in 1998. She pursued a degree in theatre from the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University. She also studied at the prestigious Stella Adler Studio of Acting, graduating in 2002.

Mother of Two Children with Husband David Caspe

Casey Wilson has been married for over six years to her husband, the comedy writer David Caspe. They met in 2010 when Wilson auditioned for a role in Happy Endings, a show written by Caspe. Their professional relationship turned romantic in mid-2011 and they got engaged over Labor Day weekend 2013. 

Casey Wilson and her husband David Caspe on their wedding day SOURCE: Huffington Post

Wilson and Caspe tied the knot on May 25, 2014, in Ojai, California following an eight-month engagement. They have two sons together: Max Red Caspe (born on May 17, 2015) and Henry Bear Caspe (born on August 24, 2017). In 2019, her then-four-year-old son Max was diagnosed with an immune disorder called celiac disease.

Career and Net Worth 

Casey Wilson began her professional comedy career as a writer and performer for the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. There, she was part of several improv troupes including "Mr. and Mrs. All-Star", "Sentimental Lady", and "Hey, Uncle Gary!".  

Wilson made her on-screen acting debut in 2002 and for several years, had guest appearances in TV series like Ed, Virgin, and Human Giant. From 2008 to 2009, Wilson was a performer on the NBC late-night sketch comedy/variety show Saturday Night Live, replacing Maya Rudolph.    

Casey Wilson as Penny Hartz in Happy Endings SOURCE: Entertainment Weekly

She made her feature film debut in the 2006 movie For Your Consideration. Since that time, Wilson has had appearances in a litany of movies including Bride Wars, Julie & Julia, Killers, The Guilt Trip, Ass Backwards, Gone Girl, The Disaster Artist, The Long Dumb Road, and Always Be My Maybe.

On television, the 40-year-old is most known as Penny Hartz in the ABC sitcom Happy Endings, Annie Fletcher in the NBC sitcom Marry Me, Tawny St. John in the Hulu sitcom The Hotwives, Tiffany Georgina in the Showtime period dark comedy Black Monday, and Jane Rosen in the HBO comedy miniseries, Mrs. Fletcher.       

As reported by reputable sources like, Casey Wilson has a net worth of $2 million in 2020.