Anna Beth Goodman (John Goodman’s wife) Age/ Husband/ Children/ Career/ Net worth and Facts

Anna Beth Goodman with her husband John Goodman
Anna Beth Goodman with her husband John Goodman (source – Getty Images)

Anna Beth Goodman is an American businesswoman. She became famous as the wife of John Goodman who is an actor in Hollywood.

Anna Beth Goodman Wiki/ Bio

Anna Beth Goodman is a celebrity spouse and attained popularity after marrying the actor John Goodman. She is a businesswoman and owns the children’s clothing and toys shop named Pippen Lane.

She attended Bogalusa High School and graduated in 1986. Further, she studied Fine Arts at the University of New Orleans.

Anna Beth Goodman
Anna Beth Goodman

Anna Beth Goodman Height/ Weight/ Age

Her height is approximately 5 feet 8 inches and her weight measures are not known. She was born in 1969 in Bogalusa, Louisiana, USA. Her exact date of birth is not known. Anna Beth Goodman’s age is 52 years (as of 2021).

Anna Beth Goodman Net worth

She is a businesswoman and her business is of toys, books, shoes, strollers, etc. In 2011, she purchased a French clothing line, Lylian Heirloom. These are her main source of income. Her estimated net worth is approximately $2 million.

On the other hand, her husband John Goodman’s net worth is $65 million which he has accumulated from his successful acting career.

Anna Beth Goodman Boyfriend/ Husband/ Family

Her father and mother’s name is not known. Also, there is no information available about her siblings. She was born Anna Beth Hartzog and brought up in Bogalusa, Louisiana.

Talking about her personal life John Goodman Anna Beth Goodman met each other for the first time in the year 1987 at a Halloween party at Tipitina’s. At that time Anna was pursuing her studies at the University of New Orleans and John was filming for his upcoming movie Everybody’s All-American.

Anna Beth Goodman with her husband John Goodman and daughter Molly Evangeline Goodman
Anna Beth Goodman with her husband John Goodman and daughter Molly Evangeline Goodman

They dated each other for a couple of years and later decided to get married. They tied the knot on 27 October 1989 in a private ceremony attended by close friends and family.

The couple welcomed their daughter Molly Evangeline Goodman on 31 August 1990. After Molly’s birth, they decided to move away from Hollywood so as to give her a childhood away from the glamour.

There were major issues in their life as John got addicted to alcohol and smoking. But Anna stood strong and convinced him to visit a treatment center to beat his addiction. He succeeded in it and is living a life of sobriety since 2007.

Not only this but John Goodman’s weight loss journey also has a major share of Anna. She was the one who always motivated him and often worked out with him at the gym set up in their house.

Anna Beth Goodman is a supportive wife and has always been with her husband in all his ups and downs. They often attend public events together. Some of which include Royal Ascot 2015, Premiere of Trouble with the Curve, star ceremony on The Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2017, etc.

Their only daughter Molly is following her father’s footsteps and works as a production assistant in the film industry.

The family stayed at various locations such as Calabasas, Tampa, and New York City. Currently, they reside in Garden District, New Orleans, Louisiana. They bought this home at Pacific Palisades for $4.6 million in 2008.

Anna Beth Goodman’s husband John Goodman

John Stephen Goodman is an American actor. He was born on 20 June 1952 in Affton, Missouri, USA, and is aged 68 years (as of 2021).

He was a football player while at college but later due to an injury he left football and headed to become an actor by shifting to New York City in 1975.

Initially, he began with voiceovers, commercials, and plays. In 1982 he made his film debut with a small role in Eddie Macon’s Run. Later he played various roles but attained fame with the character of Dan Conner on ABC sitcom Roseanne from 1988 – 1997.

Further, he had a wide appearance on television. Some of John Goodman’s movies and series include Raising Arizona, Inside Llewyn Davis, Always, King Ralph, The Artist, Flight, Atomic Blonde, Alpha House, The Righteous Gemstones, and many more.

He has won many awards for his acting. He overcame two major issues in life which were an addiction to alcohol and obesity.

In an interview he opened up about his struggle with alcoholism and said:

I don’t know how much the old Jackie Daniel’s franchise ruined my memory, which is going anyway, because of my advancing decrepitude. I had a 30-year run, and at the end, I didn’t care about anything. I was just fed up with myself. I didn’t even want to be an actor anymore.

John Goodman

He married Anna Beth Goodman in 1989 after dating her for two years and share a daughter Molly born in 1990. His daughter is a production assistant in the film industry.

John Goodman is not dead but he is alive and healthy. There were rumors of his death in 2016 – 2017.

NameAnna Beth Goodman
Date of Birth1969
Age52 years (as of 2021)
BirthplaceBogalusa, Louisiana, USA
Zodiac SignNot Known
HometownNot Known
Net worth$2 million US Dollars
SchoolBogalusa high school
CollegeUniversity of New Orleans
Heightfeet and inches- 5’8”
centimeters- 177 cm
WeightNot Known
Body Measurements34 – 28 – 40
Eye ColorBrown
Hair colorBlonde
Shoe sizeNot Known
Father nameNot Known
Mother nameNot Known
BrotherNot Known
SisterNot Known
BoyfriendNot Known
Marital statusMarried
HusbandJohn Goodman
ChildrenMolly Evangeline Goodman


After completing her education she moved to Los Angeles so that she could start her career and worked as a clothing manufacturer. Later she came back to Louisiana in the year 1997 and opened a children’s clothing store in French Quarter in New Orleans.

At that time this area did not have any European clothing store for children and hence she started her own store named Pippen Lane.

This store currently offers a variety of toys, shoes, linens, gifts, strollers, books, and various other items. It is located on the famous Magazine Street in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Anna also owns a French clothing line named Lylian Heirloom which she purchased in 2011. This brand is more than 100 years old and is one of the major attractions of the store.

She has created her store’s signature label as Layette which features different accessories and clothing for newborn babies.

She is a successful businesswoman and also a supportive wife, who was always behind her husband while he was reaching his career heights.

Favorite Things/ Hobbies

  • Favorite actor – Jim Carrey
  • Favorite actress – Meryl Streep
  • Favorite animal – Zebra
  • Hobbies – traveling and watching movies.

Facts/ Trivia

  • Anna Beth Goodman is famous as the wife of American actor John Goodman.
  • She is herself a businesswoman and owns a children’s clothing store.
  • She is an avid pet lover and also supports People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA).
  • On social media, she is active with her Instagram account which is private, and also has her Facebook account.
  • During her teenage days, she played sports like soccer.
  • She loves watching movies in her spare time.
  • Her daughter Molly is a production assistant in the film industry.
  • She helped her husband to get out of the addiction to alcohol and smoking and also encouraged him to lose weight.
  • She worked out in the gym along with her husband.
  • John Goodman’s family owns two dogs a Golden Retriever and a Cocker Spaniel at their Pacific Palisades residence.
  • She is 16 years younger than her husband.