Who Is Kurt Sutter? Wiki, Age, Height, Wife, Net Worth, Ethnicity

Kurt Sutter

Kurt Sutter, also known as Kurt Leon Sutter, is a director and actor from the United States. He is also a screenwriter and producer of several popular shows. He has not only directed but also acted in the TV series Sons of Anarchy. He is also known for writing the show’s script. Shutter unquestionably possesses a versatile and ingenious personality, which has undoubtedly contributed to his net worth.

Quick Facts

Celebrated Name: Kurt Sutter
Real Name/Full Name: Kurt Leon Sutter
Gender: Male
Age: 62 years old
Birth Date: 5 May 1960
Birth Place: Rahway, New Jersey, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.78 m
Weight: 78 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Katey Sagal (m. 2004)
Children: Yes (Esme Louise Sutter)
Profession: American screenwriter, director, producer, and actor
Net Worth in 2022: $12 million
Last Updated: July 2022

Kurt Sutter Biography

Kurt Sutter was born on May 5, 1960, in New Jersey. He graduated from Roselle Catholic High School in 1982 after attending there for four years. Both of his parents worked, and he grew up with two older sisters. Kurt attended Livingston College, which is part of Rutgers University. He earned a BA in mass media and graduated from college in 1986.

Later, he relocated to New York to study the important acting technique known as the Meisner technique. He also worked in theater in New York and taught at the Poole Conservatory. He graduated from Northern Illinois University with a degree in directing and acting in 2000.

Kurt Sutter Age, Height, Weight

Kurt Sutter was born on May 5, 1960, and is 62 years old as of 2022. His height is 1.78 m and he weighs 78 kg.

Kurt Sutter
Kurt Sutter


Kurt Sutter relocated to California in the year 2000 to pursue his dreams. The big break in his career came in 2002, when he was hired as a staff writer for the FX channel’s TV show The Shield. Margos Dezerian, an Armenian hitman, was also played by him.

In fact, he made his acting debut as this character in the show. He co-wrote many episodes of the first season of the show, including Two Days of Blood and Dragonchasers. Sutter became the show’s story editor in 2003, with the second season of The Shield, and wrote episodes such as Dead Soldiers and Scar Tissue.

In 2004, he joined the show as a junior co-producer for the third season. In 2005, he was hired as a supervising producer for The Shield’s fourth season. Kurt became a co-executive producer and then an executive producer for the fifth and sixth seasons of the show in 2006 and 2007, respectively. He wrote and directed several episodes for the final season in 2008.

This is how he built his career as a director over the years since moving to California. Kurt Sutter created and produced another FX TV series called Sons of Anarchy in 2008. He was the show’s primary writer. Kurt played Otto Delaney in the film. He created another FX show called The Bastard Executioner, but it only lasted one season before being canceled. Southpaw, a film written by him, was released in 2015.

Kurt Sutter Achievements and Awards

Kurt Sutter received the ASCAP Film and Television Music Award in 2013 for Sons of Anarchy. He has been nominated for several Primetime Emmy Awards.

Kurt Sutter’s Net Worth in 2023

Kurt Sutter’s net worth is estimated to be around $12 million as of April 2023. His role as an executive director for some of FX’s most popular shows has contributed to his net worth. He has also created two comic book series, Lucas Stand, and Sisters of Sorrow.

Kurt Sutter is a gifted and versatile author. His ability to direct is highly regarded by his peers. He is also known for being a vegan and an activist for animal rights.