Jim Simpson Biography

(Stage Director)

Jim Simpson is a 2 times OBIE Award-winning filmmaker, director, and actor. Jim Simpson is happily married to Sigourney Weaver and is the father of one kid.

More about the relationship

Jim Simpson is happily married to Sigourney Weaver. His wife, Sigourney is a multi-Academy Award-nominated actress. The couple married on October 1, 1984.

Together, the couple is blessed with a daughter, Charlotte Simpson (b. April 13, 1990).

Relationship Facts of Jim Simpson

  • Jim Simpson is married to Sigourney Weaver {Compare Couple}.
  • Jim Simpson married on October 01, 1984.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 90 days 💑
  • She is mother of One (Charlotte Simpson).
  • Jim Simpson is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • Her sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Jim Simpson?

Jim Simpson is a 2 times OBIE Award-winning filmmaker, director, and actor. He is renowned as the director of the movie, The Guys.

He is also the founder of the theater company, The Flea Theater.

Jim Simpson- Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Siblings, Education

Jim Simpson was born on February 21, 1956, in Honolulu, Hawaii, United States. His birth name is James Simpson. He is of British-Scottish ethnicity.

To date, he has not shared any details on his family background including his father, mother, and siblings.

Moving towards his academics, he is an alumna of Yale Drama School. Also, he holds a degree from Boston University with Honors in Arts.

There are very few facts known about his childhood. However, he started his acting journey during his teen days. At the time, he was with the polish theatre director, Jerzy Grotowski in Poland.

Jim Simpson- Professional Career

Jim Simpson started his professional career as a child artist. Later, he moved to Poland where he started learning and acting along with the director, Jerzy Grotowski. As a theatre director, he has worked in various venues in New York City.

In 1996, he founded the theater company, The Flea Theater. Since then, he has directed several plays at the Off-Off-Broadway.

Besides the theater plays, he is also popular in the movie world too. In 1987, he made his acting debut with the comedy-musical, West Is West. However, after that movie, he mostly got busy with his theater projects.

Later, in 2002, he directed the Germanic drama, The Guys. In the drama, his wife, Sigourney appeared as the leading character, Joan.

Besides that, he has also worked in movies like Spice World and Event Horizon as an assistant director. Also, he has worked on the projects like Ultimate Gretzky, Alien Love Triangle, West is West as miscellaneous crew members.

Jim Simpson- Net Worth, Salary

As of 2022, he has an estimated net worth of $5 million. His earnings as a director are in the range of $30k to $215k. Besides that, he also makes a profit from his theater, The Flea Theater.

Talking about net worth, his wife, Sigourney Weaver has an estimated net worth of $50 million. Her net worth is attributed to her career as an actor and producer.

Body Measurements- Height & Weight

Jim Simpson has blue eyes with light hair. He stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches and has a decent weight.

Talking about his appearance, he has a sharp look with long-shaped facial features. Also, he prefers to be clean-shaved.

Controversy & Rumors

To the date, he has not been through any type of controversy and scandals that created headlines in the media. Besides that, he has managed to maintain any sort of rumors too.

Social Media Profile

Jim is not active in any sort of social media including Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.


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