Kurt Sutter Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Anusuya Mukherjee
Sep 06, 2022 By Anusuya Mukherjee
Originally Published on May 06, 2022
The producer of 'Sons of Anarchy', Kurt Stutter.
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About Kurt Sutter

Kurt Sutter is not only popular as a producer in Hollywood, but also as a writer, creator, and actor.
Kurt Sutter has been behind the big screen and sometimes on-screen as well, and he has received a lot of praise for both. He has worked as a producer, co-writer, and executive producer on several hit series and films including 'The Sons of Anarchy', 'The Shield', 'Chaos Walking', and many more.
Born on May 5, 196o, in Rahway, New Jersey, Kurt Sutter came into the limelight when his script got selected for the 2002 popular television series 'The Shield'. Later, in the year 2008, he executive produced, directed, and created his most successful television series 'Sons of Anarchy'.
When it comes to his personal life, Kurt Sutter was born to a conservative family in New Jersey. He grew up with his two elder sisters, and later, after gaining his bachelor's degree from Rutgers University, he moved to New York City to complete his master's degree, where his journey toward the film industry began. It was at Rutgers University that he learned filmmaking techniques, and grew more passionate about it.
After receiving much fame for being the creator of the successful television series 'The Shield', Kurt Sutter married Katey Sagal, the popular American actress, and singer-songwriter in 2004. Katey Sagal starred in Sutter's creation, 'Sons of Anarchy', as Gemma Teller Morrow.
Kurt Sutter has worked as executive producer and co-executive producer for many series and films that were nominated for Emmys. He also worked as a supervising producer along with Shawn Ryan in the popular series ' The Walking Dead'. At present, Kurt Sutter is one of the richest filmmakers and has a sizeable net worth.

Kurt Sutter Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Kurt Sutter's net worth?

As of 2022, Kurt Sutter has a net worth of around $40 million.

How much does Kurt Sutter earn per year?

At present, Kurt Sutter has yearly earnings of around $4,00,000.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Kurt Sutter?

Kurt Sutter is about 5 ft 10 in (178 cm) tall.

How old is Kurt Sutter?

As of 2022, Kurt Stutter is 62 years old.

Childhood And Education

Kurt Sutter was born in Rahway, New Jersey, and spent most of his childhood in the shadows of Rahway Prison. Most of his years in childhood were spent indoors, 3 ft (91.4 cm) away from the television. Kurt was an introvert who spent most of his childhood with his two elder sisters, away from other people, but he grew up to become a celebrity. Kurt's father worked for General Motors, and his mother worked as a secretary for the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Newark.
Kurt Sutter graduated from Roselle Catholic High School and later went to Livingston College to study within the journalism department of Rutgers University. There, he completed his B.A. in Mass Media with a Minor in English degree. Kurt then moved to New York City to further study the Meisner technique and attended Northern Illinois University. He became a writer after acquiring his Master of Fine Arts degree.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Kurt Sutter’s partner?

Kurt Sutter has been married to Katey Sagal, the American actress, and singer-songwriter since 2004. The couple has three children together, Esme Louise Sutter, Sarah Grace White, and Jackson James White.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Kurt Sutter has received fame for many TV series, hit shows, and films. He executive produced many of them and also acted in some too. He is best known for the television series 'The Shield' (2002) where he was a staff writer.
Later, Kurt Sutter was praised again for being the creator of one of the most popular series of his career 'Sons of Anarchy' which was released in 2008. In the show, he played the role of club member, Otto Delaney, and his portrayal also received a lot of praise.
Although 'The Shield' and 'Sons of Anarchy' are the most popular of his works, his other films and TV series including 'Southpaw', 'Mayans M.C', and the 2021 film 'Chaos Walking' have all been well received. All the fame that came along contributed to his net worth, and soon, Kurt Sutter became one of the richest celebrity producers, creators, and writers.

What awards has Kurt Sutter won?

Kurt Sutter has won many nominations and awards including the ASCAP Award for his series 'Sons of Anarchy', and Primetime Emmy Awards for the same.

Kurt Sutter’s Hobbies And Interests

Apart from producing, directing, and writing, Kurt Sutter is a motorcycle enthusiast. He is also an animal activist and wholeheartedly vegan.

Other Interesting Kurt Sutter Facts And Trivia

  • Kurt Sutter was a faculty member at The Gately-Pool Acting Studio and taught the Sanford Meisner technique. There, he was part of the production team and worked as a co-producer of many hit plays.
  • Kurt Sutter has also performed in Broadway theaters and was also the directing producer at The Nat Horne Theatre.
  • Kurt Sutter is the third husband of Katey Sagal and is a step-father to Sarah and Jackson.
  • Kurt suffers from pediophobia, the fear of dolls.
  • At present, Kurt Sutter lives with his family in Los Angeles, California.
  • For 'Sons of Anarchy' Kurt's wife, Katey Sagal, made around $100,000.
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Kurt Sutter Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Kurt Sutter

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Place of Birth

Rahway, New Jersey



178 cm

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Child Star?



Actor, Producer, Writer


Northern Illinois University

Net Worth



Katey Sagal

Annual Earnings

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Written by Anusuya Mukherjee

Bachelor of Arts and Law specializing in Political Science and Intellectual Property Rights

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Anusuya MukherjeeBachelor of Arts and Law specializing in Political Science and Intellectual Property Rights

With a wealth of international experience spanning Europe, Africa, North America, and the Middle East, Anusuya brings a unique perspective to her work as a Content Assistant and Content Updating Coordinator. She holds a law degree from India and has practiced law in India and Kuwait. Anusuya is a fan of rap music and enjoys a good cup of coffee in her free time. Currently, she is working on her novel, "Mr. Ivory Merchant".

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