Actress Macy Brooks Putnam’s Personal Life, Net Worth, Relationships, & More

Actress Macy Brooks Putnam

Macy Brooks Putnam is a well-known former actress. She was also well-known for being the mother of the famous actress Allison Brooks Janney. This article is prepared with all the notable information about Macy Brooks Putnam. So, read till the end to get every useful information about this famous actress, her relationships, career, net worth and many more.

Early Life Of Macy Brooks Putnam

Macy was born on 15th December, 1934, her place of birth is Bronxville, New York. Her parents were Henry Wilson Putnam and Elizabeth Ackermann Putnam, who belongs to Hewlett of the Long Island. After completing her graduation from Garrison Forest School in Baltimore, Macy concentrated in her Dance and Drama activities, and to continue with the same she joined Bennett Junior College, as senior class president.

Marriage Of Macy Brooks Putnam

To find her calling for art and drama, Macy Brooks Putnam attended the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City. During her classes, she met Jervis Spencer Janney, Jr., who became the love of her life and later on her future husband. Jervis Spencer Janney, Jr. Was a real estate developer by profession and he also gained fame as a jazz musician. The couple tied the knot on May 2, 1957. After settling her personal life in Dayton, Ohio, in 1964 with a loving husband and three small children, Macy started her journey as an actress.

Career Of Macy Brooks Putnam

Macy’s outstanding performances during her journey with the summer stock theatre have set her with likes of Gypsy Rose Lee, Rue McClanahan, and Eileen Brennan, Macy was served as a board member of the Victory Theatre Assn., of Arts Dayton, she was also served to the Bach Society, the Human Race Theatre Co. Not only that, but Macy Brooks Putnam had taken a surplus of other reliable responsibilities, like the Bach Society of the Miami Valley Hospital Health Foundation, she had also served herself as an advisory member of the India Foundation, the Allegro Fund of the Dayton Foundation, and WDPR Public Radio.

Children Of Macy Brooks Putnam

Macy Brooks Putnam and her husband Jervis Spencer Janney, Jr. Had three children together, they are Allison Brooks Janney (daughter), Hal Janney (son), and Jay Janney (son).

Macy Brooks Putnam’s Celebrity Daughter

The daughter of Macy Brooks Putnam is the famous American actress Allison Brooks Janney. She was born on November 19, 1959.  Allison has spent almost three decades successfully in the American film industry. During this time, she gave several of outstanding performances in screen as well as in stage. Janney has obtained various awards and accolades including a British Academy Film Award, a Golden Globe Award, 7 Primetime Emmy Awards, also she was nominated for Tony Awards twice. She also received an Academy Award in her glorious career.

Death Of Macy Brooks Putnam’s Son Hal Janney

Macy Brooks Putnam’s son Hal Janney was died an unfortunate death. He was struggling with drug addiction, which led him to commit suicide at an early age.

Net Worth Of Macy Brooks Putnam

Macy’s net worth is not revealed to the public though, but her celebrity daughter Allison Brooks Janney has generated a lot of money through her acting career. She has managed to generate $14 Million USD approximately.


Macy Brooks Putnam has spent her whole life as a champion of the arts. She has also served the society with her tireless spirit. Her contribution to art, culture, cinema will be always remembered by her fans and her well-wishers. Not only that, but she will be also remembered for her social works.