Karen Knotts Wiki: Age, Height, Relationship, Net Worth, and Bio

Who is Karen Knotts?

Karen Knotts was born on April 2, 1954, who is a popular American actress and also a well-known stand-up comedian.

Karen is the daughter of Don Knotts who is a popular American actor and comedian.

Similarly, her father is best known for his role as Deputy Sherrif Barney’s fife on The Andy Griffith show.

She is well known for her comedy shows such as “One woman show” and “Tied up in knots” and many more.

Karen is popular for her versatile role in various movies.

Exorcism, Wise Academy, An occurrence at Black Canyon are one of the most popular movies to which she has contributed.

During her childhood, she tried her best to convince her father about being an actress.

Despite, her fame and popularity she is not active on social media.

Let’s get to know more about Karen’s height, age, weight, early life, so on.

Karen Knotts selfie

Quick Biography

Real Name Karen Ann Knotts
Nick Name Karen
Gender Female
Date of Birth April 2, 1954
Birth Place Glendale, California
Age 66 years old
Birth Sign Aries
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Religion Not known
Profession Actress
Height (approx.) 5 feet 7 inches
Weight (approx.) 70 kg
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Father Don Knotts
Mother Katheryn Metz
Sibling Thomas Knotts
Spouse N/A
Children N/A
Net Worth $5 million
Profiles none

Karen Knotts Early Life

Where was Karen Notts born? Karen Knotts was born on April 2, 1954, in Glendale, California.

Don Knotts, Karen’s father had always thought that it was difficult to be in the entertainment industry.

But Karen convinced him in the meantime.

Likewise, Karen studied at Beverly Hills High school.

In addition, she used to take drama class in her junior high and stated she came alive when she took her first class.

That was when she decided to follow the path of her father and thought of becoming an actress.

Let’s get to know more about her Zodiac sign, eye color, hair color, and many more.

Karen Knotts Personal Information

What’s the actual height of Karen Knotts? Karen stands at the height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs70 kg.

Talking about her Zodiac sign, her Zodiac sign is Aries.

Furthermore, her hair color, as well as her, her eye color is black.

She is an American actress and stand-up comedian.

Uniquely, she has a vibrant personality but is serious about her day-to-day activities.

According to the insider, Karen has performed Tied up in Knotts for over 15 to 20 in a year.

Let’s dig more into Karen’s career and the achievements she has made so far.

So, keep on reading.


What’s Karen Knotts famous for? Karen is an American actress who is also popular for her stand-up comedy.

Her one-woman show called Tied up in Knotts is the story of her growing up with her dad.

Karen is best known for her performances in various movies.

She has also acted in theatre as well as in Tv shows such as the George Kaufman, and Moss Hart plays, You can’t take it with you, and many more.

Some of her film credit includes Return to Mayberry, One of our own, An Occurrence at Black Canyon, and the vice academy series.


Karen on the set shaing about her father stories
Karen on the set of Mayberry Man

Let’s talk about some of the popular movies which she has played.

Wise Academy 5, a comedy crime film directed by Rick Sloane in which Karen Knotts was playing the character role of Mavis. It was released in 1996.

Exorcism is a horror thriller movie directed by Willian A Baker in Which Karen appeared as Mrs. Lansing. This movie was released in 2003.

In 2004, An Occurrence at Black Canyon, an action comedy-drama which was directed by David Hefner was released. Karen appeared as Celemene Dubois in the movie.


Who are the parents of Karen Knotts? Karen Knotts is the daughter of popular American actor and comedian Don Knotts.

Her mother is the first wife of Don Knotts named Kathyrn Metz.

She grew with her brother named Thomas Knotts.

Unfortunately, her brother died on February 24, 2006, due to lung cancer.

Karen was the loveable daughter and she was the favorite child of Don Knotts.

Karen always wanted to be an actress and take after her father’s footsteps since her teenage days but her father did not allow her before.

But she was able to convince him with her dedication towards her being an actress.

Karen and her father in 1970
Karen and her father Don Knotts in 1970

Let’s talk more about her father Don Knotts.

Don was born July 21, 1924, and died on February 24, 2006.

Don Knotts father of Karen was married three times.

From 1947 to 1964, he was married to the mother of Karen Knotts, Kathyrn Metz.

His second wife is  Loralee Czuchna. They were married for 9 years.

And his third wife’s name is Frances Yarborough. They were together from 2002to 2006.

We have heard from the insider that he found his love in his third wife.

Let’s dig more into her relationship status.

Don Knotts father of Karen Knotts
Don Knotts Karen’s father


Who is Karen dating? Karen is quite secretive about her private life and lifestyle.

She is not active in any of the social media.

As of 2024, she has not revealed anything about her relationship to the media.

We don’t have any information about her partner.

In addition, we assume that she has not been married and doesn’t have any children.

We will update you all as soon as we get to know about her relationship.

so, stay tuned.

Net Worth

How much does Karen Knotts earn? Karen Knotts has estimated her Net Worth approximately $1 million to $5 million.

Her primary source of income is being an actress and a writer.

Let’s know some of the unknown facts about Karen Knotts.


  • Karen  Knotts was born on April 2, 1954, in Glendale, California.
  • She is not active on any of the social media.
  • Karen has Puppet and magic skills which she has shown on one of the children’s shows.
  • During her junior high, she took drama classes.
  • She was very close to her father Don Knotts.
  • Karen Knotts and  Jan Harrison both are American actresses.


Check out her video from Tied UP in Knotts down below:

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