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(American Stage, Film, television actress)

Lisa Pelikan is renowned as an American stage, film, and television actress. She is currently single.

Relationship Facts of Lisa Pelikan

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

Dating History

Lisa Pelikan is a divorced woman who is currently single. Previously, she married Robert Harper who is an American stage, film, and television actor.

The couple gets married in 1981 then stayed together for three years and gets separated. Afterward, she gets married to actor Bruce Davison in 1986.

Together the couple has a son named Ethan who was born in 1996. After 20 years of marriage, the couple gets divorced in 2006.

However, the duo hasn’t yet revealed anything regarding their separation.

Lisa Pelikan: Biography in Details

Who is Lisa Pelikan?

Lisa Pelikan is renowned as an American stage, film, and television actress.

She is best known for her finest screen appearances in the films like Lagoon (1991), Lionheart (1990), and Shadow of Doubt (1998).

Lisa Pelikan: Age, Family, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

The actress was born on July 12, 1954. The birthplace of Lisa is in Berkeley, California, USA. She holds an American nationality and is of Czech descent.

She is the daughter of Helen L. and Robert G. Pelikan. Her father is an international economist who served as the minister-counselor from the United States. Likewise, her mother is a psychologist by profession.

She spent her childhood in different countries including France, Japan, and Italy due to her father’s work. While her family settled in Bethesda, Maryland, she was a teenager at that time.

At the age of six, Lisa Pelikan was diagnosed with a bone tumor in her leg and had surgery. Due to the surgery, she was unable to pursue ballet classes.

In which school did Lisa Pelikan attend?

Talking about her academic background, she attended Walt Whitman High School in Bethesda, Maryland.

Then, she enrolled at the Juilliard School with a full scholarship and graduated with a degree in a Bachelor of Fine Arts.

Moreover, Lisa Pelikan completed her Master’s level in 2018 from California State University, Long Beach with a degree in acting.

Lisa Pelikan: Professional Life, Career

Lisa made her television debut in the TV film, The Country Girl in 1974, portraying the role of Nancy. In 1975, she appeared on the regular television series, Beacon Hill in the role of maid Kate Mahaffey.

Lisa Pelikan made her feature film debut in 1977 as Young Julia in Julia alongside Jane Fonda, Vanessa Redgrave, Jason Robards, and other casts. In the same year, she performed for the Circle in the Square Theatre as Rosaline in the production of Romeo and Juliet.

As of her latest performance, she was cast as Grandma Glass in the 2018’s comedy horror movie, Nasty.

Some of her other credits in film and television series are,

1975Valley ForgeTavis
1977Happy DaysMichelle
1989Shadow of DoubtLeslie Saxon
2015CircleCancer Survivor

Besides, her stage credits are,

  • She performed in the Circle Repertory Theatre in the year 1984 as Katharine in the production of Love’s Labour’s Lost.
  • In 1995, she was cast as Zelda Fitzgerald in the Theatre Geo, Los Angeles in the production of Only a Broken String of Pearls.
  • In the Foundation Theatre’s play, The Normal Heart where Lisa was cast as Dr. Emma Brookner.

Awards & Nomination

  • Lisa Pelikan won a Drama-Logue Award for her stage role as Zelda Fitzgerald in 1995’s Los Angeles-based production of Only a Broken String of Pearls.
  • She received the Artistic Director Achievement Award for directing “night, Mother” at The Interact Theatre Company.
  • She received the 2014 EstroGenius, Best Actor Award in New York for starring Thelma Toole in MR. Toole.

Rumors, Controversy

Until now, Lisa Pelikan hasn’t been surrounded by any sorts of rumors and scandals that create headlines in the media.

Also, Lisa Pelikan keeps herself away from the media and controversial acts.

How much does Lisa Pelikan earn in 2024?

Lisa Pelikan has might earned a good amount of fortune throughout her successful career as an actress.

Though, she hasn’t yet disclosed her exact remuneration and real estate. As of 2023, she has an estimated net worth of $200k.

Body Measurement: Height, Weight

The actress stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches tall and her weight is around 55 kg. Likely, she got blue pair of attractive eyes with red curly hair colored.

Furthermore, her other body measurement is not available.

Social Media

The actress has a Twitter account with 145 followers but she is not active on this account as of now. She has a Facebook account with over 400 followers and more than 300 likes.

Likely, Lisa Pelikan was last active on Facebook in 2012. Moreover, she is not available on Instagram.


  • At present, she is 66 years old.
  • Her Sun sign is Cancer.
  • She follows the Christianity religion.
  • Lisa is a certified Associate Teacher of Fitzmaurice Voicework.
  • Her favorite acting mentor or best friend is Lauren Bacall.

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