The Canadian actor Donald Sutherland needs no introduction. He is an award-winning actor who has a career span of more than seventy years.
Donald, who is currently at the age of 85 years old, is best known for her performance in M*A*S*H (1970), Klute (1971), Steelyard Blues (1973), Don't Look Now (1973), Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978), Ordinary People (1980), Without Limits (1998) and many more.
Personal Life: Wife & Children
Since the veteran actor Donald Sutherland has been active in his professional career for quite a long time, his career and progression are significant. However, most of you might not be aware of his personal life.
Donald has been married thrice. He was first married to Lois Hardwick in the year 1959. He and his first wife were married for seven years. They had a divorce in 1966.
Soon after parting ways with Lois, Donald was married to his second wife Shirley Douglas. Shirley is the daughter of a Scottish Canadian politician, Tommy Douglas.
Their married life lasted for four years i.e. from 1966 to 1970. Reportedly, their married life came to an end following his affair with Klute co-star, Jane Fonda.
In the course of their marital relationship, they became parents to two children, Kiefer and Rachel, who are twins. Kiefer is a British-born Canadian actor, director, and producer who has won various awards like Golden Globe Award, Emmy Award, and Screen Actors Guild Awards.
The Canadian activist and actress, Shirley Douglas, died at the age of 86 in April 2020 due to pneumonia.
Donald got married for the third time to actress, Francine Racette. He met his third wife on the set of Alien Thunder and eventually fell in love.
The duo got married in the year 1972 and are in the 48th year of their marital relationship. Donald and his French Canadian actress wife are parents to three children- Roeg Sutherland, Angus Redford Sutherland, and Rossif Sutherland.
Donald Sutherland’s Net Worth
The Canadian actor Donald Sutherland has been able to assemble a huge net worth from his prolific career that he attained with his talent, hard work, and passion.
As of 2020, he has a whopping net worth of $60 million.
Donald Sutherland is also known for appearing in Quicksand: No Escape (1992), Citizen X (1995), Path to War (2002), Pride and Prejudice (2005), Human Trafficking (2005), and Dirty Sexy Money (2007-2009).
Similarly, he is also known for his portrayal in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013), and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 (2014).
Most recently, Donald appeared in Trust (2018), Ad Astra (2019), The Burnt Orange Heresy (2019), and The Undoing (2020). He will also be seen in the upcoming movie ‘Alone’ as Edward.