Maggie Siff may have started out with TV series in 2004 but the American actress extended her horizon to other commercial areas as time went by and today, she works as a TV spokesperson for the robo-advisor service, Betterment. Maggie also tested the waters in Independent movies with the film A Woman, a Part. Her movie and TV career mirror the determination of a survivor bent on finding the light at the end of the tunnel. Here are lesser-known facts about the talented actress.
Maggie Siff’s Profile, Age
Of Irish and Russian descent, Maggie Siff was born on June 21, 1974, in The Bronx New York. Her mother has Irish and Swedish ancestry while her father is a mix of Russian Jewish. She attended The Bronx High School of Science after which she proceeded to Bryn Mawr College in Pennsylvania where she bagged a degree in English. By this time, her interest in acting continued to grow to the point that she enrolled in an acting program at Tisch School of the Arts in New York University. Siff then got involved with some theatrical productions like Henrik Ibsen’s Ghosts which earned her a Barrymore Award for Excellence in Theatre in 1998. At the time, she was working in regional theatre.
Her success in theatre encouraged her to do more; Maggie Siff, who then tilted to Television made her major screen appearance in 2004 when she started out with TV series. Her first role on TV was in the crime drama series, Third Watch. She also made appearances in the crime series Law and Order, as well as medical drama series Grey’s Anatomy.
In 2007, she played the character of Rachel Menken Katz on AMC’s series Mad Men. Her role in the series which aired 92 episodes lasted between 2007 and 2008. However, despite its short span, Siff, who was already ushered into the limelight, earned a nomination at the Screen Actors Guild Award for ‘Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series’, alongside other casts of the show. That same year, the actress appeared in the movie Then She Found Me. The next year, she played a role in the film Funny People, followed by Leaves of Grass as Rabbi Renannah Zimmerman in 2010.
The talented actress was further shot to prominence when she played the remarkable role of Dr. Tara Knowles in the series Sons of Anarchy. Maggie Siff earned various nods on different award platforms including Critics Choice Awards in 2012 and in 2014.
the talented actress also tried out Independent films with the movie A Woman, a Part in 2016. That same year, she landed the role of Wendy Rhoades in Billions and by the following year, Siff starred in Liz W. Garcia’s One Percent More Humid. It seemed the ‘Mad Men’ star wanted to test her hidden capabilities in 2018 when she started working as a TV spokesperson for an online investment service known as Betterment.
Her Net Worth
Maggie Siff sits on an estimated net worth of $8 million which she has her movie stints to thank for. Siff who rose to stardom following her Mad Men role also attained her financial status through her very many appearances on TV. Additionally, as a spokesperson for Betterment, the actress makes a lot of money.
Personal Life – Husband, Kids
Maggie Siff may have been caught up with work in the early years of her career but she soon made out time for her love life. The actress is married to Paul Ratliff. The couple who started out as friends before becoming lovers tied the knot in October 2012 and have been together since then. One year after their wedding, Siff shared the joyous news of the coming of her first child with Ratliff. The couple welcomed a baby girl named Lucy in April 2014. Siff has no other kids from previous relationships and has only been married to Paul Ratliff.
Body Measurements – Height, Weight
Maggie Siff has a subtle looking and average body build that suits her showbiz career. She stands at a height of 5ft 5in (1.68m) which is quite proportional to her weight of 57kg (125 lbs). With her body stats of 34-25-34, she fits into size 7 for her dresses. She wears a size 10 US for her shoes and a 34B for her bra.