Perry Mattfeld’s Height, Net worth and 7 Other Facts About the ‘Shameless’ Actress

Perry Mattfeld is a popular American actress and dancer, particularly known for playing the character Mel in ‘Shameless’, and the blind Murphy Mason in ‘In the Dark’. The actress who is a familiar name to every Hollywood lover started her career at an early age as a dancer. Over the years, she has been able to earn an estimated net worth of $2.5 million. Aside from her spectacular acting skills, another thing that stands the actress out from the crowd is her physical attributes. Perry Mattfeld, the 27-year-old dancer is 5 feet 10 inches tall and has a bodyweight of 56 kilograms (123.5 pounds). There is no way you can mistake her for someone else. Her slim and tall physique will always give her away and there is still more to her here than you already know.

Perry Mattfeld’s Profile

  • Full Name: Perry Frances Garcia Mattfeld
  • Date of Birth: 29th March 1994
  • Age: 27 years old
  • Place of Birth: Los Angeles County, California, United State
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity: Mixed
  • Education: South California University
  • Occupation: Actress, Dancer
  • Parents: Kenneth Mattfeld (father), Shelley Garcia (mother)
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Height: 5 feet 10 inches
  • Weight: 56 Kg (123.5 pounds)

Perry Mattfled is 5 Inches Taller Than Most Hollywood Actresses

According to, the average height for actresses in Hollywood is about 5 feet 5 inches while that of actors is 5 feet 10 inches. With Perry Mattfeld standing at 5 feet 10 inches, she is taller than most actresses in Hollywood and at the same height as many male actors.

On the other hand, though her bust, waist, and hips measurements are not known, we know for certain that she weighs a decent 55kg and wears size 4 US dresses.

Her Net Worth is Estimated at More Than $2.5 Million

Looking at how much work she has put into her career over the years, it is only expected that Perry grows financially as she is growing in the industry too. As of 2019, her net worth was $2.5 million, which is more than double her 2017 to 2018 net worth of between $100k to $1 million. There is no recent update on her net worth, but she appears to be doing even better with each passing year and hopefully, her pocket is doing better too. Apparently, the actress has a modest lifestyle despite her wealth. She does not flaunt her luxuries or properties on social media.

7 Facts About Perry Frances Garcia Mattfeld

1. The Actress Has Lived in California All Her Life

On the 29th of March 1994, Kenneth Mattfeld and his wife Shelley Garcia gave birth to a beautiful daughter in Los Angeles County, California. The daughter turned out to be the actress, Perry. The actress grew up in Long Beach, California with her parents and her two sisters. The occupation of Perry’s Hispanic mother is unknown. Her father on the other hand is a seasoned attorney. He used to work as a naval architect but later became a deputy city attorney for the port of Los Angeles in 2003. The stunning dancer currently lives in Southern California with her family and puppy named Romeo.

2. Perry Mattfeld Started Dancing at Age Five

The actress started dancing ballet when she was just five years old. Thanks to her supportive parents, she was able to make a career out of her talent. The little girl continued to attend ballet classes exclusively for about nine years until she was placed under special tutelage with Ms. Debbie Allen in Los Angeles. With the guidance of her tutor, Perry honed her dancing skills better by trying out other dance styles. She also learned how to play the piano and sing. She joined the drama club in her school to further practice her acting and dancing skills.

3. Her Talent Influenced Her Career Choice

When Perry Mattfeld came of age, she attended Long Beach Polytechnic High School, a public high school located at 1600 Atlantic Avenue in Long Beach, California. She later graduated from high school with a GPA of 4.6 and went on to pursue her dreams in college. Perry got admitted into the University of Southern California (USC) and graduated with honors. After that, she attended the School of Dramatic Arts where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Film Theory (B.F.A), Acting Major, Cinema Arts Minor.

While she was with Ms. Allen, Perry featured in her tutor’s World Premiere Musical, ‘Alex in Wonderland.’ Later, she joined the original musical theatre cast at Mattel’s American Girl Theatre portraying American Girl Dolls, Kirsten Larson and Kit Kittredge. She performed over 164 shows of American Girl at the Grover in Los Angeles. She admits that during her early days, she did some Disney and Nickelodeon stuff too. It was this experience, and the many talented people she met during this time that further fueled her desire to become an actress. However, she also strongly wanted to go to school.

4. Perry Started Acting Professionally in 2006

The actress started her acting career by taking up minor roles on ‘The Megan Mullally Show’ in 2006. She then continued to feature in other television shows, short productions, and movies. According to the actress, her first big deal was ‘Shameless’ in which she acted as Mel in seven episodes of the TV show, from 2017 to 2018. Other TV shows that she has featured in are; ‘Wizards of Waverly Place’ (2009), ‘Secret Diary of an American Cheerleader’ (2012), ‘Conan’ (2016), ‘Stitches’ (2017), ‘Carrier’ (2019), ‘In the Dark’ (2019-2020), etc.

For movies, she featured in ‘The Norton Avenue All-Stars’ (2008) and ‘Escape from Polygamy’ (2013). The short productions in which she featured are; ‘AmazoBoy!’ (2007), ‘The Girl in the Flammable Skirt’ (2011), ‘Patrick Carman’s Dark Eden’ (2011), ‘My Mind the Love Story’ (2012), and ‘Cayucos’ (2012).

5. Aside From Acting and Dancing, Perry Mattfeld Has Other Skills

In addition to acting, the pretty lady has also tried modeling. While in school, she took up the career with the help of her fellow student, Kelly Gary, who was connected in the modeling industry. Perry did the modeling thing as a side profession. She worked with the Grayse fashion brand. Also, the actress was a cheerleader back in college. She was one of the World Famous USC Song Girls. More so, Mattfeld is bilingual.

6. She Can Speak English and French Fluently

Perry Mattfeld is one of those actresses who can boast of being bilingual. She speaks English and French fluently. It has not been revealed where she learned how to speak the second language being French but her fans do hope to see her star in a French movie someday.

7. Perry Mattfeld Has a Boyfriend Named Andrew

The current boyfriend of the dancer is a former baseball pitcher named Andrew Right. He played on the Cincinnati Reds baseball team. However, he left baseball and is currently a member of an online company, the TVG horse racing network that also takes part in wagering. The couple started dating in 2016, and they seemed almost inseparable.

However, Perry Mattfeld has not posted pictures of her boyfriend on her Instagram page for some time now. The last photo she posted of him was on his birthday on the 28th of June 2017. Nonetheless, most of her recent photos and posts on Instagram are work-related which means she probably wants to focus more on work. On the other hand, she may have decided to keep her relationship off the media space. Whatever the case may be, there is no official report about their breakup.

There is no doubt Perry may have dated other guys before she met Andrew, but she has not shared any information on that. She loves to keep her personal life private, so we only know about her current relationship.


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