Dale Dickey - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 16, 2022

Dale Dickey
Profession: Actress
Best Known For: Why Women Kill (TV series)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $3 million

Personal Details

Born on : September 29, 1961 (age 61)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Diana Dale Dickey
Birth Place: Knoxville, Tennessee, USA
Horoscope: Libra
Father's Name: David Dale Dickey
Mother's Name: Missy Bradley Dickey
Siblings: 2

Frances Hall Dickey (sister)
Charles Bradley Dickey (brother)

High School: Bearden High School
University: University of Tennessee
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Husband's Name: Steve

Body Measurements

Height: 1.60 meter (5 feet 3 inch)
Weight: 65 kg (143.30 lb)
Hair Color: N/A
Eye Color: N/A
Shoe Size: 8 US
Dress Size: N/A
Breast Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A
Hip Size: N/A
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Who is Dale Dickey?

Dale Dickey is an actress by profession and American by nationality. She is well known for starring in the film Winter's Bone, and the TV series Why Women Kill, Justified, Raising Hope, etc.

Dale Dickey – Age, Parents, Siblings

Dale Dickey was born Diana Dale Dickey in Knoxville, Tennessee, USA on September 29, 1961. Her mother’s name is Missy Bradley Dickey and her father’s name is David Dale Dickey. Her parents raised her alongside her two siblings- sister Frances Hall Dickey and brother Charles Bradley Dickey.

Dale Dickey with her mother and brother (Image: knoxnews)

Education, Ethnicity

For education Dale Dickey attended Bearden High School, graduating from the same. She joined the University of Tennessee in 1979 but dropped out in 1984 to pursue a career in acting. In December 2015 she was awarded an honorary Master of Fine Arts degree from the university.

His ethnicity is Caucasian.

Dale Dickey – Boyfriend, Husband, Children, Divorce

Dale Dickey is married to a man named Steve, the former Sordid Lives: The Series star. She and her husband are very secretive about their personal life and have not revealed if they have any children. There are no rumors of divorce as well.

There are also no details of Dickey’s past relationship(s) and boyfriend(s).

Dale Dickey – Career

Early Days

Dickey began her career in the year 1994. Her debut role was in the TV film Cagney & Lacey: Together Again (1995) and the film The Incredibly True Adventure of Two Girls in Love (1995). This was followed by roles in the films The Journey of August King (1995), Prison of Secrets (1997), The Pledge (2001), Domino (2005), Changeling (2008), etc.

Her breakthrough came as Merab in the 2010 film Winter's Bone which earned her numerous awards.

Dale Dickey in Winter's Bone (Image: IMDb)

Films, Series

Over the years Dale Dickey has starred in the films Pirates of the Caribbean: Tales of the Code: Wedlocked (2011), The Yellow Wallpaper (2012), Iron Man 3 (2013), San Patricios (2014), Small Town Crime (2017), Bloodline (2018), Palm Springs (2020), Wash Me in the River (2022), among others.

She has also had guest appearances in the TV series The X-Files (2001), Ugly Betty (2007), My Name Is Earl (2005-2009), Raising Hope (2012-2013), True Blood (2012-2013), Vice Principals (2017), Why Women Kill (2019), to name a few. Dickey has also worked as a stage actress, working in theatre productions.


On the set of Vice Principals, Dale Dickey has worked with Danny McBride, Walton Goggins, Georgia King, Jody Hill, and Shea Whigham.

Dale Dickey in Vice Principals (Image: IMDb)

Dale Dickey – Awards, Nominations

In 2010 Dickey won the Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Female Gotham Independent Film Award for Best Ensemble Performance for her role in Winter's Bone. She has also been nominated for San Diego Film Critics Society Award, San Diego Film Critics Society Award.

Dale Dickey – Net Worth, Salary

The net worth of Dale Dickey is estimated to be around $3 million while the figure on her annual salary is under review.

Dale Dickey – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media handles such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook,  Dickey is absent.

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