Mary Schellhardt

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Mary Schellhardt

Mary Schellhardt

Mary Schellhardt is an actress from the United States. In 1993, casting director Gail Levin discovered Mary Schellhardt and cast her as Ellen Grape in What’s Eating Gilbert Grape.

Similarly, she has not appeared on television since 2016, but she is slated to return in a pilot episode of Habata.

Early life and Childhood

Mary Schellhardt was born in Chicago, Illinois, on November 1, 1978.

She is 42 years old and was born under the Scorpio astrological sign.

She is a citizen of the United States of America.

The names and contact information for her parents are currently unavailable.

She does, however, have two sisters and a brother, Stephen Schellhardt being one of them.

Stephen also works as an actor.

Aside from that, there is very little knowledge of her family members and their lives until now.

In the same way, she rarely speaks about her family in public.

Perhaps she chooses to keep her personal and family life hidden from the public eye.

Education Details

Mary Schellhardt received her education and skills from New Trier High School in Winnetka, Illinois, where she graduated in 1997.

She also graduated from Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Theater with a BFA in drama.

Mary also went to Carnegie Mellon University to study acting.

Mary Kate also studied theatrical games at the Piven Theatre Workshop in Chicago, where she invented the Viola Spolin techniques.

Professional Career 

Schellhardt is a Chicago native who made her film debut at the age of 13 as Ellen Grape in the drama film “What’s Eating Gilbert Grape.”

This film also featured Johnny Depp, Juliette Lewis, Mary Steenburgen, and Leonardo DiCaprio.

Casting director Gail Levin discovered Mary as a result of her theatre appearances and cast her in the part.

Similarly, she portrayed Barbara Lovell in the financially successful space docudrama film Apollo 13 after acting in “The Untouchables.”

Mary Schellhardt
Mary Schellhardt in a movie. Source: Biograpghy Mask

She’s also worked with Tom Hanks, Kevin Bacon, Bill Paxton, and Ed Harris in films.

The picture grossed $355.2 million at the box office, despite its $52 million budget.

Mary Kate Schellhardt then went on to play Nadine in Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home and Terry Venessi in “The Great Mom Swap” in 1995.

She later contributed to Chicken Soup for the Soul and Out of Courage 2: Out for Vengeance.

She also studied screen and stagecraft at Carnegie Mellon University until her graduation in the mid-2000s.

Net Worth and Salary 

Mary Schellhardt has an estimated net worth of $200K, and her acting job is her principal source of income.

More Facts of Mary Schellhardt

Full Name Mary Schellhardt
Born Date 01 Nov 1978
Age 42 years
Horoscope Scorpio
Lucky Number 10
Lucky Stone Garnet
Lucky Color Purple
Best Match for Marriage Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces
Gender Female
Profession Actress
Country USA
Marital Status single
Net Worth $200K
Eye Color Light green
Hair Color Brown
Birth Place Chicago, Illinois
Nationality American
Education Carnegie Mellon University
Siblings Two sisters and One brother (Stephen Schellhardt)
IMDB Mary Schellhardt IMDB
Wiki Mary Schellhardt Wiki

Relationship Status 

Mary Schellhardt is possibly unmarried right now, and she looks to be more focused on her profession and life than on being in a relationship.

Perhaps she prefers to keep her personal and romantic life hidden from the public eye.

She, too, is in her early forties and has kept her marital status a secret.

And there have been no reports on her dating life or boyfriend over the years.

Mary, on the other hand, is not legally married and has no ties to any well-known previous relationships or an ex-husband.

Body Measurements 

Schellhardt’s body measurements, including height, weight, chest, waist, hip, bicep, and any other measurements, are not currently available.

And Mary’s unidentified body measurements are still being investigated.

Her hair is brown, and her eyes are pale green.

Social Media

Schellhardt does not have any social media accounts.

She has no social media accounts. She is adamant about not sharing her life on social media.

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  • Mary’s television career began in 1993 when casting director Gail Levin discovered her and cast her as Ellen Grape in What’s Eating Gilbert Grape.
  • She has not been active in a TV career since 2016, and she is set to make a comeback in a pilot episode of Habata.
  • Schellhardt is 42 years old and born under the astrological sign of Scorpio.
  • She is a Chicago native who made her film debut as Ellen Grape in the 1993 drama film “What’s Eating Gilbert Grape” at the age of 13.
  • Mary has an estimated net worth of $200K and her primary source of income is her acting career.