Louise Stratten is a Canadian-born actress famous for her appearances on films such as Django Unchained, Irene in Time and City Island. More than that, folks of the ’80s would easily trace her to her famous elder sister, Dorothy Stratten, who was a Playboy Playmate, model, and actress. But was gruesomely murdered at age twenty by her estranged husband, Paul Snider, who also killed himself the same day.
Just twelve at the time, Louise moved on with life. She later received support for her private schooling and modeling classes from American actor, director, and producer, Peter Bogdanovich; who would later marry her. This post bares Louise Stratten’s bio, and other interesting facts you need to know about Peter Bogdanovich. Ready?
Louise Stratten’s Bio
Louise Stratten was born—Louise Hoogstraten—in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canad, on May 8, 1968, to parents Simon and Nelly Hoogstraten. Who are originally from the Netherlands but emigrated to Canada. She and her two older siblings Dorothy (b. 1960) and John Arthur (b. 1961) were raised in Canada. Although not much is known about her early education we know she attended modeling classes and trained to be an actress.
So far, her acting career has seen her feature in films such as the 2012 drama-Blaxploitation film, Django Unchained, the 2009 Drama film, Irene in Time, and the comedy-drama film, City Island. Alongside Peter Bogdanovich, she co-wrote the 2014 film She’s Funny That Way. But more than that, there’s so much to tell you about Louise Stratten. Let’s see more facts about her.
Facts About Peter Bogdanovich’s Ex-wife
1. Net Worth
Although there are no exact figures about Louise Stratten’s net worth and salary. Similarly, there are no details about her investment portfolio or properties like her houses or collection of cars and luxury items. However, going by the success of the works she has been a part of, at best we can only say she’s evidently living in luxury. Thus, she has her two-decade-long career in the entertainment industry to thank for it.
2. Peter Bogdanovich’s Ex-wife
Now to her marital life. Louise Stratten first married when she was only twenty years of age. At the time (1988), she tied the knot with forty-nine-year-old film director, Peter Bogdanovich. Bogdanovich is a successful actor, film director, writer, producer, critic and film historian. He is mostly known for the film, The Last Picture Show which got him an Oscar nomination for “Best Director and Best Adapted Screenplay.” However, their marriage lasted thirteen years and was dissolved in 2001. So far, neither Stratten nor Bogdanovich have openly spoken about the reasons behind their divorce. But Stratten won’t be his first.
Back in 1962, Bogdanovich married his first wife, Polly Platt. He also dated Cybill Shepherd. At the time of Dorothy Stratten’s death, Bogdanovich was her director and partner. Dorothy was gruesomely murdered by her jealous estranged husband and manager, Paul Snider, who after raping and shooting her to death, also shot himself the same day. Dorothy was only twenty at the time. Following her death, Bogdanovich shouldered (little) Louise’s private schooling and her training in modeling school.
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As of this writing, we still have no details about Louise Stratten’s current relationship status. However, we believe she has since remarried but must be keeping things out of the radar. In like manner, we also have no records about any child or children connected to her. However, Louise is the ex-stepmother of Peter Bogdanovich’s two grown-up daughters; Antonia Bogdanovich and Sashy Bogdanovich.
3. Height and Body Measurement
Louise Stratten may be over fifty, but she doesn’t seem to be aging that fast. She’s maintained that slim build. Although her actual height is not published on any known media, we know she stands slightly lower than her ex-husband who stands 5 feet 10 inches (1.55 meters) tall. Stratten has blonde hair and hazel eyes; with distinct facial features like a sharp jawline and high cheekbones. As of this writing, there are no details about her weight, body measurement, shoe & dress size. But as soon as we get tabs on these, we’re sure to let you know.