Pam Grier Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 18 Aug, 2019
Facts of Pam Grier
Date of Birth: 1949 , May-26
Age: 72 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name Pam Grier
Birth Name Pamela Suzette Grier
Nick Name Pam
Father Clarence Grier
Mother Gwendolyn Grier
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Ethnicity Black
Profession Actress
Net Worth $14.5 million
Salary N/A
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Body Measurements 36-29-34
Weight in KG 59 kg
Affair with Kareem Abdul Jabbar ,Freddie Prinze
Married Not Yet
Education Metropolitan State College
Awards Emmy Award
Movies Foxy Brown 1974
TV Show The L Word, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Linc's, Happily Ever After:
Siblings Gina Grier-Townsie, Rodney Grier
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Pam Grier is an actress of American nationality who has been known for being one of the most famous 1970's stars after appearing in several successful Blaxploitation films like Foxy Brown, The Big Bird Cage Coffey.

Early Life, Bio, and Education Of Pam Grier

Pam Grier was born on the 26th May 1949; she has achieved Golden Globe and other awards during her lifetime. Her nationality is American and ethnicity is mixed African American, Hispanic, Filipino, Chinese and Cheyenne Indian. She has been liked immensely by all of her fans for the endeavors she has carried out in the acting fraternity.

Pam Grier was enrolled in East High School and the Metropolitan State College for her education.


She has managed to appear in several strings of successful movies throughout her lifespan which has managed to make her extremely popular in the acting fraternity. She has appeared in the films like The Big Bird Cage, Sheba Baby and has been nominated for her Golden Globe for Jackie Brown. For the same, she was nominated for the SAG and the Satellite award.

Her animated program Happily Ever After earned her an Emmy Award nomination and she has also been ranked to be the second greatest female action star of all time. She has been known best for Coffy and Foxy Brown. 

Net worth and Salary

The net worth of Pam Grier was known to be 14.5 million dollars and she has been known to have earned a huge amount of salary for the endeavors she has carried out in the acting fraternity. Known to be the greatest female action heroine in film history is continuing her endeavors today and will continue to do so in the time to come. She has been surrounded by rumors to be dead several times all of which has been known to be false.

Personal Life

Pam Grier has also had a well-known personal life but her family life is hidden. She was known to have dated Kareem Abdul Jabbar and Freddie Prinze on 1973 to 1974. She also dated Robert Plant on 1973. On 1976 she started dating Richard Pryor and their relationship however did not last long. She then started dating Kevin Evans on 1996 ad the couple was together until 1999. The relationship did not end in a marriage.

She then started dating Peter Hempel on 2000. The couple was together until 2008 and the relationship too did not end in a marriage. This pretty beauty has not been married and will not do so anytime soon it seems. She also has no children as of now. She has been single since 1008 and it sure can be hoped that more information in regards to her personal life now will be available to the public soon.

Age, Body Measurements and Other Facts

  • Age: As of 2019, Pam Grier is 70 years old.
  • Birth sign: Gemini
  • Birth Name: Pamela Suzette Grier
  • Height: She has a tall height of 5 feet 8 inches(173cm).
  • Weight: Her body weight is around 73kg.
  • Body Measurements: She has a perfectly curved shaped body with the measurements of  40-28-40 inches.
  • Great philanthropist, she has let out the fact that she was raped by two boys as a child.