Lisa Emery Biography


More about the relationship

Lisa Emery at present is possibly a single woman.

Previously, she exchanged vows with an actor named Josh Pais on 27 Aug 1990. Together they welcomed their child, a son named Zane Pais (actor) on September 22, 1993.

Her husband worked on projects titled Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990), Music of the Heart (1999), Assassination of a High School President (2008), etc.

But their wedding ended with a divorce in 2003.

Lisa was also in a long-term relationship with a guy with whom she moved to New York. But their affair details, as well as a break-up, are not disclosed.

Relationship Facts of Lisa Emery

  • Lisa Emery is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • Her sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Lisa Emery?

Lisa Emery is an actress of American nationality. Lisa Emery is popular for her appearance in Admission (2013), Unfaithful (2002), Wolf (1994), etc.

But her real fame is related to the TV series Ozark where she is playing the role of Darlene Snell. For her amazing acting skills, she has bagged Obie Awards for Iron.

Lisa Emery- Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Education

Her birthdate is 29 Jan 1952 and she was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the United States. The name of her mother along with her father’s name is unknown.

But her dad worked as an advertising executive while her mom was an actress.

Further, her ancestry is Caucasian, and as to her academics, she passed out from Hollins College. Then she enrolled at Circle in the Square Theatre School to study acting.

Lisa Emery- Profession, Wiki, Career

Lisa Emery has appeared in many screen projects. Recently, she is busy in Ozark (TV Series) as Darlene Snell. Her first project was Doubletake (TV Mini-Series) as Brenda in 1985.

Lisa’s film projects where she was seen in major characters are,

  • Harvest as Alice Yates in 1998
  • Roger Dodger as Woman in Bar in 2002
  • The Night Listener as Darlie Noone in 2006
  • Brother’s Shadow as Sylvia in 2006
  • Cold Souls as Cynthia in 2009
  • Admission as Mrs. Pressman in 2013
  • Catch the Fair One as Debra in 2021

Similarly, she has shown her acting skills with major roles in a TV show named As the World Turns as Dawn Wheeler, Law & Order as Attorney Weller/Meg Lafferty/Gwen Graham, and Jessica Jones as Louise Thompson.

She played brief roles in TV shows like,

  • Madam Secretary as Maggie Brixton
  • Elementary as Mrs. Barnes
  • Law & Order: Criminal Intent as Callie’s Mother
  • Law & Order: Special Victims Unit as Anna Gable / Mary Ellen Lesinski
  • Third Watch as Ms. Perry
  • Class of ’96 as Mrs. Farr
  • H.E.L.P. as Corinne Butler


  • Drama Desk Award in 2011
  • Drama Desk Award in 1992
  • Lucille Lortel Award in 2006
  • Lucille Lortel Award in 2004

Lisa Emery- Net Worth, Salary

By the reports of 2022, Lisa Emery has an estimated net worth of $3 million which she collected from her work.

But her annual salary and other incomes are not yet made public.

Rumors, Controversy

The cast of Catch the Fair One, a 2021’s movie is keeping herself away from scandals along with desperate rumors.

Body Features- Height, Weight

Lisa Emery’s height is 5 ft 5 inches and her body weight is 50 kg. Furthermore, she has dark brown hair and her beautiful eyes are blue in color.

Social Media

Lisa Emery is not officially available on social sites like Facebook. Also, on Twitter and Instagram, she has not made her appearance.


  • As of 2022, she is 70 years of age.
  • Her zodiac sign is Aquarius.
  • She is represented by Harden Curtis Kirsten Riley Agency.
  • Her childhood was spent in Pennsylvania.


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