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Marielle Heller Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Marielle Heller Quick Info
Height 5 ft 6 in
Weight 60 kg
Date of Birth October 1, 1979
Zodiac Sign Libra
Eye Color Dark Brown

Marielle Heller is an American actress, writer, and director who is prominently known for having directed several hit films such as The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015), Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018), and A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019). On the other hand, Marielle is also recognized for her portrayal of Alma Wheatley in The Queen’s Gambit (2020).

Born Name

Marielle Stiles Heller

Nick Name


Marielle Heller as seen in a picture that was taken in on November 12, 2016, at the Maryland Film Festival's Between the Screens Panel
Marielle Heller as seen in a picture that was taken on November 12, 2016, at the Maryland Film Festival’s Between the Screens Panel (HimmelrichPR / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Marin County, California, United States


Brooklyn, New York, United States





Marielle graduated from high school in 1997, after which, she went on to enroll at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) where she studied in their theatre program.

She also attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London.


Actress, Writer, Director


  • Father – Steve Heller (Chiropractor)
  • Mother – Annie Stiles-Heller (Artist, Art Teacher)
  • Siblings – Nate Heller (Younger Brother) (Musician), Emily Heller (Younger Sister) (Comedian, Writer, Actor, Podcast Host)
  • OthersAsa Taccone (Brother-In-Law) (Musician), Tony Taccone (Father-In-Law) (Theater Director)


Marielle is represented by United Talent Agency and Ziffren Brittenham.

Net Worth

Marielle Heller’s net worth was $5 Million according to Celebrity Net Worth.




5 ft 6 in or 167.5 cm


60 kg or 132 lbs

Boyfriend / Spouse

Marielle has dated –

  1. Jorma Taccone (2007-Present) – Marielle and comedian, director, actor, and writer Jorma Taccone met one another for the first time while attending UCLA. Together, the couple had a son named Wylie Red Heller Taccone (b. December 2014).

Race / Ethnicity


Marielle has Jewish ancestry.

Hair Color

Light Brown

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • Thin
  • Her music is mostly composed by her younger brother Nate Heller

Marielle Heller Favorite Things

  • Soundtrack – So I Married an Axe Murderer
  • Tom Hanks Film – Philadelphia (1993)

SourceThe Hot Corn

Marielle Heller Facts

  1. She was brought up on the outskirts of Alameda.
  2. One of the earliest movies that she fell in love with was Stand By Me (1986).
  3. The movie that she has watched the most is The Room (2003).
  4. Her guilty pleasure is watching reality TV.
  5. Heller once stated in an interview that she is intrigued by stories where people are “trying to talk about something that people are uncomfortable talking about” and “human beings trying to navigate through the world.”
  6. Marielle received a Lynn Auerbach Screenwriting Fellowship and The Maryland Film Festival Fellowship in the past.
  7. Upon her return to the United States, Heller had worked as an actor at the Magic Theatre, the American Conservatory Theater, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, and the La Jolla Playhouse.
  8. Initially, she started off her career as an actress with her role as Clocky in MacGruber in 2010.
  9. Marielle made her debut as a director with the film The Diary of a Teenage Girl in 2015. After that, she went on to direct several other hit films including Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018) and A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019).
  10. Until 2021, one of her most prominent roles as an actor was in The Queen’s Gambit as Alma Wheatley.

Featured Image By HimmelrichPR / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0

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