Donald Sutherland Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 16 Jul, 2019
Facts of Donald Sutherland
Date of Birth: 1935 , July-17
Age: 86 years old
Birth Nation: Canada
Height: 6 Feet 4 Inch
Name Donald Sutherland
Birth Name Donald McNichol Sutherland,
Father Frederick McLea Sutherland
Mother Dorothy Isobel McNichol
Nationality Canadian
Birth Place/City Saint John
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Working For Movies
Net Worth $ 40 million
Salary N/A
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Weight in KG 84 kg
Married Yes
Married to Lois Hardwick (19591966) Shirley Douglas (19661970) Francine Racette (1972present)
Children 5
Divorce Yes
Education University of Toronto London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art
Awards Governor General's Performing Arts Award
Movies The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2
Sisters Betty Sutherland
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Donald Sutherland is a Canadian actor who is famous for appearing in The Dirty Dozen, The Hunger Games. He is such as multi-talented actor who equally adapts at portraying benevolent family patriarchs and heinous villains.

Early Life, Bio, and Education Of Donald Sutherland

Donald McNichol Sutherland is known with his stage name as Donald Sutherland who was born on 17 July 1935. This 80 years old man birthplace is located in Saint John, New Brunswick of Canada holding Canadian nationality as identity.

Donald mother name is Dorothy Isobel who was born in 1982 and later died in 1956. Similarly, the name of his father is Fredrick McLea Sutherland who was born in 1894 and died later in 1983. Donald father was working in sales and used to run the local gas within the local areas as well as running electricity and Bus Company. His ancestry belongs from English, German and Scottish descent.

Donald schooling was completed from Bridgewater High School and later he joined Victoria College. Donald later also studied at the University of Toronto during the very time. Donald is the double degree holder in the subject of engineering and drama. In addition to this Donald though had the degree in engineering he changed his mindset and started again studying in London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts as soon as he left Canada and moved on to Britain during the year 1957. 

Donald Sutherland's Career

Donald has spent around 50 years of his time in the film industry working as a Canadian actor. Donald is currently living in Gerogeville, Quebec and this legend personality has started his early career from the beginning of the year 1972. 

 Donald spent half of his time working in Perth Repertory Theatre in the very time which was located in Scotland and he began his career working into the small roles and guest appearances. 

Donald Sutherland's Net Worth and Salary

Additionally, the current story of his salary and net worth is also absolute. His net worth is dictated to be around 40 million American dollars estimated in the year 2016.

Donald Sutherland's Personal Life

Donald affair stories are much opened and he has shared about his married life and dating with his girlfriends among the media. For the very first time, he had an affair with Lois Hardwick and they got married in the year 1959 but due to high misunderstanding, this couple had their divorce in the year 1996. Along with this he again had an affair with Shirley Douglas in the year 1966 but this also did not work out as spouses and that led to getting a divorce in the year 1970.

For the last time he mentioned his affair to Francine Racette and they got married in the year 1972. His bio has a clear description that this couple has not rumored to divorce yet and he is also the father of his children names Kiefer, Rachel, Roeg, and Angus. Currently, he is balanced with his career and married life with his spouse side by side.

Age, Body Measurements and Other Facts

  • Age: As of 2019, Donald Sutherland is 83 years old. 
  • Birth Sign: Cancer
  • Height: Donald height is 6 feet 4 inches in tall and his height is his basic trademark. 
  • Weight: His body weight is around 89 kg (196 lbs).