Robin Tunney is an American actress. She is most known for playing Teresa Lisbon in the CBS drama series, The Mentalist; and Veronica Donovan in the Fox serial drama, Prison Break.

Tunney has a total of 51 acting credits to date, with some of her most acclaimed work coming in movies like Encino Man; Empire Records; The Craft; Niagara, Niagara; Vertical Limit; and Open Window.

In this article, we look at the illustrious career of Robin Tunney and her net worth.

What is Robin Tunney’s Net Worth? Earnings & Salary Details

Reports from suggest that Robin Tunney’s net worth at present is around $8 million. Amassed over her nearly-three-decade career beginning in 1991, the veteran actress has over 50 acting credits.

After graduating from college, Tunney moved to Los Angeles, California, to pursue her acting career.

Robin Tunney and Brendan Fraser in Encino Man
Robin Tunney and Brendan Fraser in Encino Man
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She found minor work as a background character in TV shows before making her feature film debut in 1992’s Encino Man, starring Brendan Fraser, Pauly Shore, and Sean Astin, among others.

After prominent appearances on television in Class of ’96 and Cutters, Tunney found acclaim in indie movies like Empire Records and The Craft. 

She found further acclaim as Marcy in the 1997 romantic drama, Niagara, Niagara, directed by her then-husband, Bob Gosse. Her performance earned her a Volpi Cup for Best Actress, along with nominations in numerous film festival awards.

Tunney established herself as a lead actress with performances in movies like End of Days, Supernova, and Vertical Limit.

Besides big-budget Hollywood blockbusters, Tunney also continued to work in indie movies and her portrayal of a sexual assault survivor in the 2006 drama, Open Window, won her more favor with the critics and fans.

She has since appeared in movies like Cherish, The Secret Lives of Dentists, The In-Laws, Hollywoodland, August, The Burning Plain, Passenger Side, and Looking Glass.

Robin Tunney in The Mentalist
Robin Tunney in The Mentalist
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On television, Tunney is most known as Teresa Lisbon in the CBS drama series, The Mentalist; and Veronica Donovan in the Fox serial drama, Prison Break. She also recently starred as Maya Travis in the short-lived ABC legal drama, The Fix.

Her other notable TV credits include House, The Twilight Zone, Love, and Insatiable.

How Old is Robin Tunney? Age, Height, Parents, Education

Robin Tunney was born on June 19, 1972, to car salesman Patrick Tunney and bartender Cathy Tunney.

The 50-year-old was born in Chicago, Illinois, and raised in Orland Park, where she attended Saint Ignatius College Prep, and later, the Chicago Academy for the Arts.

She is of Irish origin and stands at 5 feet 4 inches (1.63 meters).

Robin Tunney Recently Welcomed Her Second Child With Partner Nicky Marmet

On January 8, 2020, Tunney gave birth to a daughter — her second child with longtime partner, interior designer Nicky Marmet — named Colette Kathleen Marmet; their first child is son Oscar Holly Marmet, born on June 26, 2016.

Robin Tunney and her partner, Nicky Marmet
Robin Tunney and her partner, Nicky Marmet
Source: Entertainment Weekly

Tunney has been engaged to Marmet since he proposed to her on December 25, 2012, while vacationing in Rio de Janeiro.

Were they to get married, this would be Tunney’s second go-around; she was previously wed to producer and director Bob Gosse. They were married for close to a decade: from October 4, 1997, to January 26, 2006.