Born on November 13, 1953, Frances Conroy is an American actress who is best known for her role as Ruth Fisher in the series Six Feet Under for which she was awarded with a Golden Globe and three Screen Actors Guild Award. She is also known for her role in American Horror Story. She appears as Penny Fleck in the film Joker (2019).

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Before Fame: She attended Dickinson College and Julliard School.

Family/ Relationships

Frances Conroy Ethnicity/Religion/Nationality

Born in Monroe, Georgia, she was born to Ossie Hardman and Vincent Paul Conroy. Her father was of Irish descent.

Frances Conroy Affair/Married/Husband

She is married to Jan Munroe (m. 1992). For more information, visit her Instagram.

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Personal Information

  • Full Name: Frances Hardman Conroy
  • Nicknames: Frances
  • Birthday: November 13, 1953
  • Age: 65 years old (as of April 2019)
  • Birthplace: Monroe, Georgia, US
  • Current Residence: United States
  • Education: Dickinson College, Julliard School
  • Profession: Actress
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: White
  • Religion: Not Available
  • Zodiac: Scorpio
  • Spouse/Husband: Jan Munroe (m. 1992)
  • Children: Not Available

Who is Joker and Ted of Joker?


  • Height: 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m)
  • Weight: 62-66 kg (approx)
  • Feet Size/Shoe Size: Not Available

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • She is best known for her role as Ruth Fisher in the series Six Feet Under and for her roles in American Horror Story.
  • Her father was of Irish descent.
  • One of her earliest role in her acting career was as Desdemona at the Delacorte Theatre in a production of Othello.

Memorable Quotes:

  • I guess you’re happy if you have some kind of balance in you. I’m a human being. I have days when I feel paralyzed, days when I feel like a slug. Then I have days when I have good energy, I’ve read the newspaper and I’ve done different things.