Catherine McClenahan is a Canadian actress, singer, volunteer, and activist. She is associated with Topanga Coalition For Emergency Preparedness and Topanga Women’s Circle.
McClenahan was married to television and voice actor Bill Fagerbakke from 1989 to 2011. The former couple has two daughters, including actress Carson Fagerbakke. What was the reason for the separation? Is Catherine still into acting? How much is her net worth? We have all the details here.
Former Husband Bill Fagerbakke: Marriage, Separation, And Children
Fagerbakke is a celebrated American actor most known for voicing Patrick Star in SpongeBob SquarePants-‘hit animated series. He appeared in the sitcom Coach as Michael “Dauber” Dybinski and Marvin Eriksen in How I Met Your Mother.
Bill and Catherine got married in 1989 in an intimate ceremony. The couple has two children together, Hannah Fagerbakke and Carson Fagerbakke (both in their early 30s as of 2022).
As a matter of fact, their youngest daughter Carson is also an actress. She began acting in 2017, appearing in the television sitcom Game Shakers. Her portfolio also includes roles in I’m Sorry, Criminal Minds, Why Women Kill, Dynasty, and Crazy Ex-Girlfriend.
Similarly, she is currently dating actor Scott Michael Foster. He is known for his roles as Cappie on Greek and Nathaniel Plimpton III in Crazy Ex-Girlfriend.
Coming back to Catherine and Bill, after almost two decades of marriage, the duo separated in 2011. The following year, the voice actor legally filed for separation from his wife in LA County Superior Court, citing ‘irreconcilable differences.
Post separation, the former couple seems to have an amicable relationship. Both Bill and Catherine are often spotted spending time together with their daughters and also celebrate major holidays together.
How Much Is The Net Worth Of Catherine McClenahan? Alimony And Spousal Support
Actress, singer, and activist Catherine McClenahan is worth $5 million as of March 2022. As per TMZ, she got 50% of all earnings from her former husband as alimony. Fagerbakke is worth $10 million, with a reported annual income of $700k.
Catherine demanded spousal support during the separation trial and now gets $13,500 a month. Similarly, she also got a $2.4 million family house and a 2010 Lexus hybrid SUV. On the other hand, Bill kept a $3,000 security deposit on the home he’s renting and a 2011 Mini Cooper.
Age And Height
Catherine McClenahan was born on January 14, 1959, in Ottawa, Canada. The now 63-year-old stands tall at 5′ 10″ (178 cm).
For her education, the actress cum singer attended Hillcrest High School (Ottawa) and graduated in 1977.
Another thing to know, she is a cancer survivor. On October 5, 2020, the singer posted a picture stating, “In the good news department I’m 13 years cancer free today!!!”. However, further details are not shared with the media.
Career Highlights: Actress, Singer, And An Activist
McClenahan is best known for originating Carrie in Yuppies’ long-running Toronto theatrical production! The Musical. She also sings blues, jazz, and standards and often performs with the gospel group Vortex and the Champagne Trio.
Additionally, she often shares the stage with Scat Salon at Froggy’s in Topanga, California and has also opened for the Bangles at the Theatricum Botanicum.
Similarly, Catherine was the first female video jockey at MuchMusic in Canada. She also co-hosted the morning radio show for WDRE on Long Island, NY.
In addition, as an actress, McClenahan appeared in the 1985 comedy film HeadOffice alongside Judge Reinhold, Eddie Albert, and Lori-Nan Engler. The same year, she did the movie Martin’s Day and took a long break from acting. She was last seen in the 2019 thriller movie Headlock.
The actress cum singer Catherine is not as much into acting as in music. She also primarily focuses on her voluntary work. As per Linked In, she works with Topanga Women’s Circle, Arson Watch, and Topanga Coalition For Emergency Preparedness.