Everything About English Actress Diana Rigg’s Life Including Biography, Net Worth, and Husband

Everything About English Actress Diana Rigg's Biography

Diana Rigg is an English actress who has starred in the Television series in The Avengers (1965-68), and Olenna Tyrell (2013-17). She has been active in the entertainment industry since 1957. Moreover, she won the BAFTA TV Award for Best Actress for the BBC miniseries Mother Love (1989). Also, Emmy Award winner Rigg has worked in the Royal Shakespeare Company from 1959 to 1964. She has appeared alongside Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe in the second series of Ricky Gervais ‘sitcom Extras, and in the 2006 film The Painted Veil.

Her real name is Enid Diana Elizabeth Rigg and her current age is 81 years old. Not only Diana gained name and fame but also holds a colossal amount of fortune. So how much is her current net worth as of 2020? So many of her well-wisher wants to know about her personal life. Moreover, as known, she has married twice. So who was her partner in crime, husband? Does the couple had any children.

Without further ado, let’s figure out her professional life alongside with facts, biography, net worth, salary, career, height, and career. Stay tuned and roll down the article to grab the necessary information.

Diana Rigg Biography: Parents, Siblings, & Education

Diana Rigg was born on 20 July 1938 in Doncaster, West Riding of Yorkshire, England. She belongs to American nationality and holds white racial ethnicity. Her zodiac sign, (star sign) is Cancer. Moreover, Rigg is a proud daughter of Louis Rigg and Beryl Hilda. Matter of fact, her father Louis was a railway engineer and executive who was from Yorkshire.

Diana Rigg Biography, Source@ Diana Rigg's fan
Diana Rigg Biography, Source: Instagram@ Diana Rigg’s fan

She attended boarding school, Fulneck Girls School, in a Moravian settlement near Pudsey which is in England. Also, as known, Diana pursues further education in acting from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.

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Personal Life: Dating, Husband, & Children

Getting to know about her personal life, she was in a married relationship. She tied the conjugal bond with her long time partner Menachen Gueffen. After dating for more than a year they got married in front of a priest in 1993. Their love affair was very popular among her fans and followers. Moreover, they went to several beautiful places in the world to spend their blissful conjugal life. However, the duo got divorced in the year 1976. Well, the reason behind the separation is still unknown.

Diana Rigg with her husband Heathrow
Diana Rigg with her husband Heathrow, fanpop

After breaking up with Menachen, Diana tied the knot with Archibald Stirling. As known, the pair got married on 25 March 1982. Matter of fact, her spouse Stirling is a theatrical producer. Furthermore, the duo wedding ceremony was held privately where the only couple of friends and family members were invited. Nonetheless, the duo can sustain their relationship long enough eventually getting divorced with 1990.

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As of now, Diana has kept her relationship private and probably she is single. She has not spotted in any red carpet recently. On the other hand, she is free from any rumors and controversies. Matter of fact, during her enrollment in the movie industry, she has maintained a decent iconic image of herself. Instead of attracting unwanted attention, she worked hard day and night to achieve her dream.

How Much is Diana Rigg Net Worth in 2020?

Diana Rigg has a whopping sum of net worth which is reported to be $10 million as of 2020. She has earned such a huge sum of money from her long professional career. Moreover, the average salary of a British actress is reported to be between $45,000-$55,000. Additionally, she earns from the cameo appearance, endorsement deals, sponsorship deals, and advertisement.


She lives in a beautiful mansion and drives a luxurious car. However, Rigg has not disclosed much about her assets. In 1965, she auditioned for the popular British TV series The Avengers in 1965 as a role of Mrs. Emma Peel. Also, she appeared in the role of Mrs. James Bond in On Her Majesty’s Secret Service in 1969. On the other hand, Diana earned the best award for her character in the BBC miniseries Mother Love in the BAFTA TV award ceremony in 1989.

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