Erin Krakow - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 8, 2022

Erin Krakow
Profession: Actress, Producer
Best Known For: When Calls the Heart (TV series)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $3 million

Personal Details

Born on : September 5, 1984 (age 38)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Erin Alisa Krakow
Birth Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Horoscope: Virgo
Father's Name: Dr. Elliott Krakow
Mother's Name: Morgan Krakow
Siblings: 1

Kyle Krakow (brother)

High School: Alexander W. Dreyfoos Jr. School of the Arts
University: Juilliard School
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi-Jewish
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single

Body Measurements

Height: 1.70 meter (5 feet 7 inch)
Weight: 61 kg (134.48 lb)
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Blue
Shoe Size: 6.5 US
Dress Size: 4 US
Breast Size: 32 inch
Waist Size: 24 inch
Hip Size: 33 inch
Bra Size: 32
Cup Size: C

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Who is Erin Krakow?

Erin Krakow is an actress, producer by profession, and American by nationality.  She is well known for starring in the Hallmark series When Calls the Heart as Elizabeth Thatcher Thornton and as Tanya Gabriel in Army Wives.

Erin Krakow – Age, Parents, Siblings

Erin Krakow’s birth took place on September 5, 1984, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Erin Alisa Krakow. Her father's name is Dr. Elliott Krakow and her mother's name is Morgan Krakow. She was raised by her parents in Wellington, Florida with her sibling, brother Kyle Krakow.

Although Erin Krakow shares pictures of her professional life on Instagram, she is reluctant to showcase her personal life on social media.

young Erin Krakow (Image: Instagram)

Education, Ethnicity

For education, she went to Alexander W. Dreyfoos Jr. School of the Arts in West Palm Beach, Florida. Following graduation, she attended Juilliard School in New York City to study drama. She graduated from the same with a Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts.

Her ethnicity is Ashkenazi Jewish.

Erin Krakow – Boyfriend, Husband, Children

Like most of her personal life, Krakow has achieved to keep her romantic life out of the prying eyes of the public. Not much information has been shared when it comes to her dating life, boyfriend, or former lovers. She is believed to be single, sans husband and children.

However, there have been rumors that Erin Krakow is dating her When Calls The Heart co-star Daniel Lissing, which is completely false.

Erin Krakow as Tanya Gabriel in Army Wives (Image: Twitter)

Erin Krakow – Career

Early Days

After completing her education, she began her career as an actress on stage with roles in The Importance of Being Earnest, George the Fourth, and Steel Magnolias. Her debut TV role was as the recurring character Specialist Tanya Gabriel in Army Wives. She portrayed the character for a total of 18 episodes from 2010 to 2012.

This was followed by a guest role in a 2013 episode of Castle and in the TV film Chance at Romance (2014). Finally, in 2014, she was cast as Elizabeth Thatcher, a lead character in the Hallmark series When Calls the Heart. She is also a co-executive producer of the series.

Movies, Series

Over the years Erin Krakow has starred in TV films A Cookie Cutter Christmas (2014), Finding Father Christmas (2016), Engaging Father Christmas (2017), Marrying Father Christmas (2018), A Summer Romance (2019), Sense, Sensibility & Snowmen (2019), etc. 

Erin Krakow also has had guest appearances on an episode of NCIS: Los Angeles (2015), Good Girls Revolt (2016), NCIS (2017), etc.


On Marrying Father Christmas, Erin Krakow starred alongside Niall Matter, Jim Thorburn, Wendie Malick, and Jim Thorburn.

Niall Matter, Erin Krakow in Marrying Father Christmas (Image: Hallmark Channel)

Erin Krakow – Net Worth, Salary

Erin Krakow’s net worth is estimated to be around $3 million while the figure on her annual salary is not shared with the public.

Erin Krakow – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media handles such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook, Erin Krakow is followed by several hundred thousand followers and counting.

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