Biography of Anne Stringfield – Who is Steve Martin’s second wife?




Who is Anne Stringfield?

Anne Powell Stringfield was born in 1972 in Pensacola, Florida, USA. She is a 48-year-old former journalist and writer, probably best known for her work for ‘The New York Magazine’. Anne is also known as the wife of the famous stand-up comedian and actor Steve Martin.

How rich is she right now? Anne Stringfield Net Worth

As of the beginning of 2020, Anne Stringfield’s net worth exceeds $1 million, largely earned from her writing career. Moreover, she is believed to share the wealth of her famous husband, Steve Martin, who stands as one of the best stand-up comedians and comedic actors of all time. He has a total net worth of reportedly over $130 million.

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Early life, nationality, ethnicity, education

Anne Stringfield spent her early years in her hometown of Pensacola, raised by her father, Dr. James Stringfield, who was a pulmonologist, while her mother, Margo Stringfield, worked as an archaeologist at the University of West Florida. She has a younger sister named Laura Stringfield. Anne’s is American by nationality and belongs to the White Caucasian ethnic group. Anne attended Pensacola High School and, after matriculation, enrolled in Davidson College, where she received her bachelor’s degree in 1994.

Professional career

Anne Stringfield began her professional career when she got a job as a fact-checker and editor for ‘The New Yorker Magazine’.

She also occasionally wrote articles, as well as articles for the magazine. In addition, Anne wrote reviews of several off-Broadway stage productions and regularly wrote about art, as she is an avid art collector and trustee of the Los Angeles Museum of Art. Moreover, she served as a freelance writer and even collaborated with the fashion magazine ‘Vogue’.

Appearance and vital statistics

Anne Stringfield has long dark brown hair and dark brown eyes. She stands at a height of 1.70 m while weighing about 60 kg. Her body type is slim.

Married to Steve Martin

Anne Stringfield and Steve Martin got into a relationship in 2002.

Even though he is almost three decades older than her, it didn’t stop them from falling in love. In the beginning of their relationship, many people thought that Steve had started dating the famous “Sex And The City” actress Kristin Davis because of the resemblance between her and Anne. After five years of dating, Anne and Steve eventually tied the knot at a ceremony on July 28, 2007 at Steve’s home in Los Angeles, California. They surprised guests with the wedding, as they were ostensibly invited to a regular party, to keep the ceremony far from the media. The best man was Lorne Michaels, creator of ‘Saturday Night Live’, and the bridesmaid was Anne’s sister. The wedding was attended by 75 guests, including such celebrities as Tom Hanks, Eugene Levy and Carle Reiner.

The bride wore a dress designed by Vera Wang, while the groom wore an Armani suit. Anne and Steve spent their honeymoon in the French West Indies. She gave birth to their daughter, named Mary Martin, in December 2012 – Steve was then 67 years old, which provoked a lot of comment in the media. The family currently lives in Los Angeles. Steve Martin was married to actress Victoria Tennant from 1986 to 1994.

Who is her husband? Steve Martin short wiki/bio

Stephen Glenn ‘Steve’ Martin was born on August 14, 1945, under the zodiac sign of Leo in Waco, Texas USA. He spent his childhood in Inglewood, California, where he was raised by his father, Glenn Vernon Martin, who was an actor and real estate agent, and his mother, Mary Lee Martin; his sister is Melinda Martin.

Steve Martin

Steve attended Garden Grove High School and enrolled in Santa Ana College after matriculation, but later transferred to the University of California, Los Angeles; however, he dropped out at the age of 21.

Career start

Before becoming an actor, Steve Martin spent some time at Disneyland as a sales guide salesman. His first movie appearance came, incidentally, when he was caught in the background of the movie “Disneyland Dream”. He quickly became interested in illusions and tricks and eventually began performing at The Magic Shop in Fantasyland in 1960. During his college years, he performed as part of a comedy troupe, but his career changed for the better after his ex-girlfriend Nina Goldblatt , who was a dancer on the show “The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour”, helped him get a writing job there in 1967. The following year, Steve made his debut on the show, winning an Emmy Award for writing in 1969.

He also wrote for “The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour,” “The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour,” and “Van Dyke And Company,” for which he received a 1976 Emmy Award nomination.

Stand-up comedy

In the mid-1970s, Steve Martin began performing as a stand-up comedian on “The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson”, “On Location”, “The Muppet Show” and “Saturday Night Live”, among others. Side-by-side, Steve released a number of comedy albums, including “Let’s Get Small” (1977) and “A Wild and Crazy Guy” (1978), both of which won a Grammy Award for Best Comedy Recording and were certified Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). In 1981, he retired from stand-up performing to focus on a career as an actor.

He finally returned to this genre in 2016, doing an opening act for Jerry Seinfeld and going on a national tour that spawned the Netflix comedy special “Steve Martin And Martin Short: An Evening You Will Forget For The Rest Of Your Life” (2018) .

Acting career

Steve Martin made his screen debut in the role of Hippie in the 1972 comedy “Another Nice Mess”, followed by his portrayal of Steven in the 1977 short comedy “The Absent-Minded Waiter”, which he also wrote and earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Short Film, Live Action. His first major role came with Carl Reiner’s 1979 comedy “The Jerk” which was a huge box office success. He then starred as Arthur in the musical romantic drama “Pennies From Heaven” (1981), playing Dr. Michael Hfuhruhurr in the sci-fi comedy”The man with two brains(1983), and starred as CD Bales in the romantic comedy “Roxanne” (1987).

His next major roles were Gil Buckman in the 1989 comedy-drama ‘Parenthood’ and George Banks in the ‘Father Of The Bride’ film series. Steve gained worldwide recognition with the role of Inspector Clouseau in the comedy mystery film “The Pink Panther” (2006) and its sequel “The Pink Panther 2” (2009).

Writing career

Steve Martin has also written several plays. His first full-length play, titled “Picasso at The Lapin Agile”, was released in 1993. In 2002, he adapted Carl Sternheim’s play “The Underpants”. Most recently, he wrote the play “Meteor Shower” (2016). In addition, Steve has published the novels “Shopgirl” in 2000, “The Pleasure of My Company” in 2003 and “An Object Of Beauty” in 2010. He also wrote the memoir “Born Standing Up” in 2007.

Music career

Steve is also recognized as a musician and banjo player; he always played it during his stand-up performances, in addition, some of his comedy albums feature his live performances playing it with a bluegrass band, including on the remake of “Foggy Mountain Breakdown” with Earl Scruggs, which made them the 2002 Grammy Award for Best Country Instrumental Performance. Finally, in 2009, he released his full music debut album titled “The Crow: New Songs For The 5-String Banjo”. Four years later, he recorded the collaboration album “Love Has Come For You” with Edie Brickell – the lead single won them the Grammy Award for Best American Roots Song. The duo then released the album “So Familiar” (2015) and created the musical “Bright Star”, which debuted on Broadway in 2016.