Amy Sedaris Husband, Net Worth, Height, Married, Children, Family

Date Updated: January 9, 2024

Birth Date March 29, 1961
Birth Name Amy Louise Sedaris
Nickname Amy
Birth Place Endicott, New York, US
Ethnicity Mixed (Greek, Anglo-American)

Quick Stats
Age 63 years
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Nationality American
Height 5 feet 1½ inches (1.56 m)
Weight 57 kg (126 lbs)
Religion Christianity
Relationship Status Unmarried & Single
Husband Not Married

Amy Sedaris is popularly known as an American actress, writer, and comedian. She portrayed Jerri Blank in Strangers with Candy which is the Comedy Central comedy series and also played in the prequel film Strangers with Candy. She is also one of the writers of Strangers with Candy. 

Amy also appeared in the Netflix animated comedy series BoJack Horseman as Princess Carolyn (2014–2020), in the Adult Swim comedy series The Heart, She Holler as Hurshe Heartshe (2013–2014),  and also in the Netflix sitcom Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt as Mimi Kanasis (2015–2020).

Amy Sedaris Age, Short Bio, Parents

Amy Sedaris was born on March 29, 1961, in Endicott, New York, and her birth name is Amy Louise Sedaris. She is currently 61 years old. 

Sedaris was born to her mother, Sharon Elizabeth (née Leonard), and her father, Louis Harry "Lou" Sedaris. She grew up spending her childhood in Raleigh, North Carolina. She has five siblings: David, Lisa, Tiffany, Gretchen, and Paul. 

Her father, Louis Harry Sedaris is of Greek descent whereas her mother Sharon was Anglo-American. According to Wikipedia, the Sedaris family was Greek Orthodox.

Education, Early Life

Amy Sedaris attended a high school, Jesse O. Sanderson High School in Raleigh, and got graduated.

Now a popular actress worked at the local Winn-Dixie supermarket as her first job, where she made fake announcements over the loudspeaker during her teenage. Also, later she worked at Zanies Comedy Club in Chicago as a waitress. 

Her brother David Sedaris wrote the book "Me Talk Pretty One Day", where David noted that Amy would often assume characters to play pranks on her family.

Happy without Husband!

As of April 2022, Amy Sedaris is unmarried and single. In several past interviews, Amy has stated that she has never desired to marry or have children. 

Talking about her past relationship, Amy dated Paul Dinello, an actor/writer. She was in a relationship with Paul for about eight years. They met when both of them were working at Second City, the comedy troupe in Chicago. Later, they decided to split and had an amicable breakup. They remain close friends even after their breakup. Now, Sedaris is the godmother to Paul's two kids.

(Amy Sedaris with her ex-boyfriend, Paul Dinello. | Source:

Currently, she lives with her pet rabbit called Dusty and she owns a small busines of cupcakes and cheese balls which she named ‘Dusty’.

Amy Sedaris' Net Worth

Sedaris has collected good wealth through her journey from working at a supermarket to being a popular actress. She also worked at various places during her career. 

She has an estimated net worth of around $12 Million and earns a good amount of money from movies and tv shows. She also runs the TV show At Home With Amy Sedaris on HBO Max.

Body Measurements; Height, Weight

Amy Sedaris stands at a decent height of 5 feet 1½ inches (1.56 meters) and weighs around 57 kg (126 lbs). Her body measurement is 34-25-34 inches. 

She has light brown hair and brown eyes.

Profession, Education & Net Worth
Profession Actress, Comedian, Writer
High School Jesse O. Sanderson High School
College Not Known
Active Years 1991–present
Net Worth $12 Million (Estimated)
Detailed Physical Stats
Height 5 feet 1½ inches (1.56 m)
Weight 57 kg (126 lbs)
Body Measurements Breast - 34 Inches
Waist - 25 Inches
Hips - 34 Inches
Dress Size 4 US
Shoe Size 8 US
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Light Brown
Personal Life
Relationship Status Unmarried & Single
Sexual Orientation Straight

  1. Not Married (Husband)

  1. Paul Dinello (Ex-Boyfriend)
    • Started Dating: Dated for 8 Years
    • First Met: While working at Second City, the comedy troupe in Chicago
    • Breakup Date: Not Known
Family Life
Father Louis Harry "Lou" Sedaris
Mother Sharon Elizabeth (née Leonard)
Siblings 5
  1. David Sedaris
  2. Profession: Humorist, comedian, author, radio contributor

    Date of Birth: December 26, 1956

    Partner: Hugh Hamrick

  3. Paul Sedaris
  4. Profession: N/A

  1. Lisa Sedaris
  2. Profession: N/A

  3. Tiffany Sedaris
  4. Profession: N/A

  5. Gretchen Sedaris
  6. Profession: N/A

Children None
  • Self: Mixed (Greek, Anglo-American)
  • Father: Greek
  • Mother: Anglo-American