Rachel Griffiths

TV Actress

Rachel Griffiths was born on December 18th, 1968 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia and is the TV Actress from Australia. Discover Rachel Griffiths's biography, age, height, physical stats, dating/affair, family, hobbies, education, career updates, and networth at the age of 53 years old.

Other Names / Nick Names
Rachel Anne Griffiths, Rach
Date of Birth
December 18, 1968
Place of Birth
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
53 years old
Zodiac Sign
$6 Million
Actor, Film Actor
Rachel Griffiths Height, Weight, Eye Color and Hair Color

At 53 years old, Rachel Griffiths has this physical status:

Hair Color
Light Brown
Eye Color
Not Available
Rachel Griffiths Religion, Education, and Hobbies
She was raised a Roman Catholic.
Not Available
Star of the Sea College, Victoria College
Rachel Griffiths Spouse(s), Children, Affair, Parents, and Family
Andrew Taylor
Not Available
Dating / Affair
Eric Stoltz, Andrew Taylor (2002-Present), Jeremy Sisto
Edward Martin Griffiths, Anna Griffiths
Ben Griffiths (Older Brother), Samuel Griffiths (Older Brother)
About Rachel Griffiths
  • Rachel Anne Griffiths (born 18 December 1968) is an Australian actress and director.
  • Raised primarily in Melbourne, she began her acting career appearing on the Australian series Secrets before being cast in a supporting role in the comedy Muriel's Wedding (1994), which earned her an AACTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role.
  • In 1997, she was the lead in Nadia Tass's drama Amy.
  • She had a role opposite Julia Roberts in the American romantic comedy My Best Friend's Wedding (1997), followed by her role as Hilary du Pré in Hilary and Jackie (1998), for which she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. From 2001 to 2005, Griffiths portrayed masseuse Brenda Chenowith in the HBO series Six Feet Under, for which she earned a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in 2002.
  • She would subsequently appear on television as Sarah Walker Laurent on the ABC drama series Brothers & Sisters from 2006 to 2011, for which she was nominated for multiple Primetime Emmy Awards. She has also had roles in the films Blow (2001), portraying the mother of George Jung; the historical drama Ned Kelly (2003); Step Up (2006), and the Julian Assange television biopic Underground: The Julian Assange Story (2012).
  • In 2016, she appeared in a supporting role in Mel Gibson's biographical war drama Hacksaw Ridge, and in the docudrama miniseries When We Rise, written by Dustin Lance Black. Onstage, Griffiths appeared in a Melbourne-based production of Proof in 2002, which earned her a Helpmann Award, and later made her Broadway debut in a 2011 critically acclaimed production of Other Desert Cities.
  • In addition to acting, she made her directorial debut with the short film Tulip in 1998, and has directed several episodes of the Australian television series Nowhere Boys and the British drama series Indian Summers in 2015 and 2016, respectively.


Bali 2002 EXCLUSIVE: What it's really like on the set of Stan's highly anticipated miniseries

www.dailymail.co.uk, September 25, 2022
On October 12, 2002, the world was rocked by the news of a series of terrorist bombings in Bali, Indonesia.  Two separate bombs had detonated in the tourist area of Kuta and a third in Denpasar, tragically killing 202 people including 88 Australians. Stan's newest series, Bali 2002, is focused on the stories of those who perished, the survivors who lived to tell the tale, and the Australian Federal Police officers and Indonesian authorities tasked with investigating the devastating attacks.

Bali 2002: Stan releases gripping trailer for new original series

www.dailymail.co.uk, August 29, 2022
Streaming platform Stan has released a trailer for its new original series Bali 2002. The four-part drama, starring Claudia Jessie, Rachel Griffiths, Richard Roxburgh and Sean Keenan, centres around the terrorist attacks in October 2002 that killed 202 people, including 88 Australians.  The first-look promo begins with a young couple at their wedding in Bali.

Female plumber reveals sexist comments she gets at work

www.dailymail.co.uk, August 11, 2022
Plumber Rachel Griffiths, 25, from Connah's Quay, Wales, revealed she receives sexist comments while at work - including being told to 'make sandwiches' and asked if her 'tools are too heavy'. She first started out as a plumber's apprentice at 16, and has spent the past nine years improving her skills within the trade. Rachel, who bought he first house at 21, often receives sexist and patronising comments because of her gender.