Susannah Harker, Best Known For “Pride and Prejudice”

Susannah Harker is an English actress. She was born on April 19, 1965, in London, England. She is best known for her roles in the British television series “Pride and Prejudice” (1995), and “House of Cards” (1990-1995).

Harker began her acting career in the early 1980s, appearing in various stage productions and television shows. She gained recognition for her role as Jane Bennet in the British television series “Pride and Prejudice” (1995), which was based on the novel by Jane Austen. She also appeared in the British television series “House of Cards” (1990-1995) as Jane Urquhart.

Susannah Harker

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Real Name/Full NameSusannah Harker
Nick Name/Celebrated Name:Susannah Harker/ Susannah Owens
Birth Place:London, England
Date Of Birth/Birthday:26 April 1965
Age/How Old:56 years old
Height/How Tall:In Centimetres – 170 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
Weight:In Kilograms – 65 Kg
In Pounds – 143 lbs
Eye Color:green
Hair Color:Blond
Parents Name:Father– Richard Owens.
Mother – Polly Adams.
Siblings:Caroline Harker and Nelly Harker
School:Central School of Speech and Drama in North London
Zodiac Sign:Taurus
Sexual Orientation:Straight
Marital Status:Divorced
Husband/Spouse Name:N/A
Kids/Children Name:Finlay Glen
Profession:Stage and TV actress
Net Worth:$5 Million
Last Updated:January 2023

Susannah Harker is probably one of the people who is known among the masses well, famous for her role as Jane Bennet, a TV adaptation of Jane Austen’s famous novel Pride and Prejudice. She is a person well-known for the several characters that she has played. The following article explores the life of the famous actress Susannah Harker.

Well, how well do you know about Susannah Harker? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Susannah Harker’s net worth in 2023, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography, and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Susannah Harker to date.

Biography and Early Life

Susannah Owens or Susannah Harker was born on 26 April 1965, in London, England, to Richard Owens and Polly Adams. Her mother is a well-known actress who has appeared in several movies such as Pride and Prejudice, the role was later played by her daughter Susannah. She has two sisters named Caroline Harker and Nelly Harker. Her younger sister, Caroline is also like her older sister Susannah and has appeared in several movies and stage performances, such as The Railway Children, etc… Her parents were orthodox Catholics and taught their three daughters proper manners and discipline. Although her parents were strict, they were also loving and caring.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

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So, how old is Susannah Harker in 2023, and what are her height and weight? Well, Susannah Harker’s age is 56 years old as of today’s date 25th January 2023 having been born on 26 April 1965. Though she is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 143 lbs in pounds and 65 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is green and her hair color is Blond.


Susannah attended an autonomous convent boarding school which was run by nuns in Sussex along with her sisters. Later she went to the Central School of Speech and Drama in North London. She was interested in drama from a young age and actively participated in several stage shows. Susannah inherited her talents from her mother. She and her sister Caroline took lessons from their mother on acting and observed her enact various roles. Shortly after completing her studies, she started her career as an actress.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Susannah was married to Iain Glen, who is a Scottish actor famous for his role as Batman on the DC Universe TV show Titans, in 1993. After a year of their marriage, they were blessed with a son whom they named Finlay Glen. Unfortunately, the couple did not stay together till the end, as they got divorced in 2004, after 11 years of marriage.

After two years of divorce, Susannah started dating Paul McGann in 2006. Paul is also an actor, who has appeared in several movies. But this relationship also did not stay long as they went their separate ways after dating for 2 years in 2008. There are no further details available of whom she dated after Paul.

Professional Career

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Susannah began her career in 1985, appearing in on-stage performances. Later, in 1991, she appeared as Mattie Storin in the movie House of Cards for which she got nominated for the BAFTA Awards. In 1995, she played the role of Jane Bennet which was a TV adaptation of Jane Austen’s famous novel Pride and Prejudice, the role brought immense popularity to her and she became famous among the masses.

She has appeared in several movies and stage shows, mainly classic and contemporary. She also appeared in several TV series such as Sapphire & Steel, etc… she paused from the stage for some time and reappeared in 2012, in Mike Leigh’s Abigail’s Party where she played the role of Sue. Susannah continues to appear in several movies and stage shows.


Although Susannah is a great actress, she has not received many awards and nominations for her great work. She was nominated once by BAFTA TV Awards as Best Actress for her amazing acting in the movie House of Cards in which she played the character of Mattie Storin, a junior political reporter.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Susannah Harker in 2023

Susannah Harker’s Net Worth

Susannah has a net worth of $5 Million as of 2023. The major source of her income is earned from her career in the entertainment industry. She is an actress, a television personality, and a theatre artist. She is a determined woman and devotes her life to the entertainment industry, acting in various movies and theatres.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Susannah’s great-great-grandfather is a prominent artist and theatrical scene designer and a contemporary actor-manager of Henry Irving, Joseph Harker.

Susannah has captured heights and also the hearts of millions with her determination and hard work. When she stepped into the world of entertainment, many put lots of expectations on her since her mother was a well-known actress. Susannah managed to live up to their expectations of them. She never disappointed her fans and always gifted her audience with a great performance. That is also one of the reasons why she is still followed by many people.

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