Rosie O'Donnell
Rosie O’Donnell

Rosie O’Donnell is a famous American author, comedian, TV personality, and actress. She started comedy during teenage and got to act in the TV series titled Star search in the year 1984. When she did roles in movies and TV shows, then she got a larger audience.

Quick Biography

Rosie O’Donnell was born on 21st March in the year 1962 at Commack in New York. She is the daughter of Roseann Teresa and Edward Joseph O’Donnell. She has hosted radio shows and acted in several movies. She has also been a celebrity blogger and magazine editor. She is the author of memoirs like Celebrity Detox and Finds Me. She speaks openly about gay adoption and lesbian rights.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Roseann O’Donnell
Age: 60 years old
Birth Date: 21 March 1962
Birth Place: Commack, New York
Nationality: American
Religion: Roman  Catholic
Parents: Roseann Teresa and Edward Joseph O’Donnell
Spouse: Michelle Rounds (m. 2012–2015), Kelli Carpenter (m. 2004–2004)
Children: Jaren, Chelsea, Blake, Vivienne, Mia
Height: 5 feet 7 inches
Weight: 92 kg
Profession: Comedian, actress and TV personality
Net Worth in 2022: $150 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

The age of Rosie O’Donnell is 60 years old, and has an apple body shape with 42-37-46 inches. She has a height of 5 feet 7 inches and a weight of 92 kg.

Education, School/College University

Rosie O’Donnell used to go to Commack high school, where she was voted as prom queen, class clown, and homecoming queen also. She explored her interest in acting and comedy during her school. She completed her graduation in the year 1980 from Dickinson College. Later on, she transferred to Boston University from where she dropped out.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

She is the daughter of Roseanne Teresa and Edward Joseph O’Donnell. Her mother died on 17th March in the year 1973 when she was about to turn eleven years old. Her father was an electrical engineer. She had four siblings, among which her brother, Daniel J. O’Donnell, is the member of the New York State Assembly.

Married, Affair, Dating, Relationship, Boyfriend, Husband, Children

In the year 2002, it came out that she is a lesbian, and then she also fought for her rights to adopt a child as a lesbian parent. In the year 1995, she adopted Parker Jaren O’Donnell. On 26th February, in the year 2004, she got married to Kelli Carpenter, who was the marketing executive of the Nickelodeon channel.

Both of them have four children together. They also adopted a child, Mia. In the year 2009, she revealed that Carpenter had moved out of her home two years back. She started dating Michelle Rounds in the year 2011, and they got married in the year 2012. They adopted a girl named Dakota in the year 2013. In the year 2015, they filed divorce, and then Rounds committed suicide.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Divorced
When did she get married? (married date): 26 February 2004
Does she have any relationship affair? N/A
Husband/Spouse? (name): Michelle Rounds (m. 2012–2015), Kelli Carpenter (m. 2004–2004)
Kids: Jaren, Chelsea, Blake, Vivienne, Mia

Professional Life and Career

She went on tours as a stand-up comedian from the year 1979 to the year 1984. She got the chance to work in Star Search when she was just twenty. She gained national recognition with this show, and later on, she did TV sitcoms. In the year 1988, she joined a music station. She also started hosting the VH1 series of comedians.

From the year 1996 to the year 2002, she hosted the Rosie O’Donnell show, which made her won an Emmy Award. In the year 2006, she became the host of Talkshow, ‘The View.’ In the year 2000, she launched her magazine in which she used to cover feminine issues. She has also written some books, among which one of her books also reached on New York’s bestseller list.

Awards & Nominations

She has won several awards for her comedy and acting. Mostly she has won awards for her own show as the most outstanding talk show. She has also won Emmy award, 2000 hall of fame award, and Tony Award.

Rosie O’Donnell Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2022

Rosie O'Donnell Net Worth
Rosie O’Donnell Net Worth

As of August 2022, Rosie O’Donnell earns an amount of $5 million every year with her hosting activities, acting, and comedy and has a net worth of $150 million. Not only she earns money, but she also donates a lot of money from her earnings.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There are no current rumors about Rosie, but once, she got into a controversy when her daughter ran away from home. Rosie told her that she was suffering from mental illness, but her daughter told her that nannies took her care.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

Her Twitter account has around 1.12 Million followers. On the Instagram account, she has around 345.8k followers.

Rosie O’Donnell has been bringing laughter in the lives of millions of people for a long time. Not only has she helped people with her comedy, but she has also raised funds and does philanthropic works to help several causes. She is a kind-hearted woman who had to face several up and downs in her relationships.


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