years old
  • What is Allison Janney relationship status? Single
  • What is her sexual orientation? Straight

Allison Janney husband and family


  • Allison’s personal life is the subject of rumors and speculation. As it is known, she hasn’t ever been married. However, the actress had several bright romances and in 2012 she met Philip Joncas, a production manager who has worked on some of her projects. The two appeared in public only in 2015 for the first time. Allison tries to keep her romantic life private, so little is known about their relationship.

Allison Janney kids

  • Allison doesn’t have kids. She stated that she does not even want to have any children.


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Jervis Spencer Janney Jr. (father)

  • Allison’s father was a real estate developer and a jazz musician. Janney often plays talkative characters, but her father was the one who didn’t like to talk to people.

    Jervis tied the knot with Allison’s mother on March 2, 1957.

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Macy Brooks Janney (nee Putnam) (mother) 

  • Date of birth: December 15, 1934
  • Date of death: October 18, 2020 (85 years)
  • Zodiac sign: Sagittarius
  • Allison’s mother was a former actress and a homemaker. Allison said about her mom that she was a big stickler for manners. Macy was a part of the Friends organization and supported Planned Parenthood for many years. The woman died in the fall of 2020.

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Henry Lowe "Hal" Janney (brother)

  • Date of birth: May 28, 1961
  • Date of death: February 14, 2011 (49 years)
  • Zodiac sign: Gemini
  • Allison’s brother Hal committed suicide when he was 49, in February 2011. It shook the actress’ world and she dedicated her Oscar to her late brother. He was an addict. The actress spent a long time trying to help him get sober. She sent him to countless rehabs, but it was all in vain.

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Jay J. Janney (brother)

  • Allison’s brother Jay is the department chair of the Department of Management and Marketing at the University of Dayton. He has had over 30 articles published. Outside of academia, Janney is involved in supporting youth.

    Jay is married and has two children: Petra and Niall.


Allison Janney is an American actress who earned big fame for her role in the 1999-2006 TV series The West Wing.

The future actress was born in Boston, MA. The actress’s interest in acting started when she was in college: at first, she was fond of drama, then she began to participate in theatrical productions of famous directors such as Paul Newman. Her movie debut was Who Shot Patakango?

In 2000, after starring in American Beauty with Annette Bening and Kevin Spacey, the actress became famous all over the world. In 2017, she won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the movie I, Tonya.

The actress has also done voice acting for such animated films as Mr. Peabody & Sherman, Over the Hedge, The Addams Family, and more.

Janney loves to work on the radio, promoting a healthy lifestyle.

Ava Fulmen


Ava Fulmen

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