Laurette Spang Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Adekunle Olanrewaju Jason
Jan 30, 2024 By Adekunle Olanrewaju Jason
Originally Published on Aug 25, 2022
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Laurette Spang is a prominent American television actress.
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About Laurette Spang

Laurette Spang is a popular American television actress.

Laurette Spang was born in Buffalo, New York but brought up in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Her birthday is on May 16, 1951.

Laurette Spang attended an audition at the American Academy Of Dramatic Arts under the supervision of actress Kathryn Leigh Scott and then she attended Adrian college. She performed well in 'Battlestar Galactica' and in many television movies. Her partner is John McCook. She changed her named to Laurette Spang McCook after her marriage to John McCook. She has three children named Molly McCook, Becky McCook, and Jake McCook. She is 5 ft 4 in (163 cm) tall and has brown - colored eyes.

Laurette Spang Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Laurette Spang’s net worth?

Laurette Spang McCook has a net worth that ranges from $1 - 5 million. The majority of her net worth is from acting.

How much does Laurette Spang earn per year?

Laurette Spang’s annual earnings are currently unknown.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Laurette Spang?

Laurette Spang is 5 ft 4 in (163 cm) tall.

How old is Laurette Spang?

Laurette Spang is 71 as of July 2022. She was born on May 16, 1951.

Childhood And Education

Laurette Spang was born to Evelyn Stegath and Arthur W. Spang. She grew up with her siblings Richard Spang and Marilyn Maysey. Laurette Spang once auditioned for the position of an apprentice at the Williamstown Summer Theater. After one year an audition for Laurette was set by Scott at the American Academy Of Dramatic Arts.

Laurette Spang McCook completed her education at the American Academy Of Dramatic Arts as she was awarded a scholarship. After completing her education, she returned to Michigan and secured admission at the Adrian College.

Family, Romance And Relationships

Who is Laurette Spang’s partner?

Laurette Spang is married to John McCook and they have three kids, Jake McCook, Molly McCook, and Becky McCock.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Laurette Spang McCook is best known for her wonderful performance as Cassiopeia in 'Battlestar Galactica' which was released in 1978. She has been married to actor John McCook since February 16 1980.

What awards has Laurette Spang won?

Laurette Spang got a scholarship at the American Academy Of Dramatic Arts in New York.

Other Interesting Laurette Spang Facts And Trivia

  • Laurette Spang McCook is a renowned television actress in the United States of America. She got various opportunities to perform in both film and on television.
  • Her role in the episode of the Sciography documentary series in the 'Battlestar Galactica' is one of her best performances.
  • Laurette Spang McCook performed well in the role of a real estate lady in the episode of 'Is This Operation Necessary' in 'The Bold Ones: The New Doctors' which was released in 1972.
  • She performed the role of Sandy in the television film 'Short Walk To Daylight'. She performed guest roles in television series like 'The Streets Of San Francisco' and 'Charlie’s Angels'.
  • Laurette Spang McCook agreed to a seven year contract with Universal Studios. As per her interview with People Weekly magazine, she wasn’t left with a lot of money at the end of her contract.
  • An agent who was working with the Universal Studios spotted her and signed her with a seven-year deal. Thereafter Laurette Spang McCook was featured in several TV shows like 'The Streets Of San Francisco', 'The Six Million Dollar Man', 'Happy Days', 'Chase', and 'Emergency'.
  • As per the original script of her pilot film, she was supposed to be killed off but changes were made later to the script resulting in her being cast as a regular.
  • She plays Arlene on the show 'Happy Days'.
  • Laurette Spang McCook is cousins with the Bollywood producer and actor Stegath Dorr.

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Laurette Spang Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

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Laurette Spang

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163 cm

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American Academy Of Dramatic Arts, Adrian College.

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John McCook


Evelyn Stegath, Arthur W. Spang


Richard Spang, Marilyn Maysey.
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