Jacki Weaver


Jacki Weaver Bio

Who is Jacki Weaver

An Australian television, film and theatre actress known worldwide for her role as Janine 'Smurf' Cody in Animal Kingdom and as Dolores Solatano in Silver Linings Playbook.

Early Life (Childhood)

Attended Hornsby Girls' High School and been a scholarship winner to study Sociology at university. But chose the acting career instead.

Interesting Facts

Currently a granny of two grandchildren. Been a vocal supporter of the LGBT community throughout her career and the Australian Labor Party.

Personal Life

Married to actor Sean Taylor in 2003. Divorced to David Price, Max Hensser, Derryn Hinch. Her marital life was complicated. Has a son named Dylanborn in 1969 from her then then partner John Walters.


Won the Oscar for her role as Dolores Solitano in the movie Silver Linings Playbook (2012).


Her unsuccessful marital life, its related tragedy and her relationships had been the topic of rumors at past. Currently, there are rumors of her castings and being involved in several projects after winning the oscar.