Sean Young – Age, Height, Biography, Movies, Husband, Career, Net Worth

Sean Young is an 62 years old American actress better known for her amazing acting performance in multiple Hollywood movies.

Started her career in the film industry when she was just 21 years old in year 1980. Sean Young is considered as the only one actress who married her husband ‘Robert Lujan’ twice in 1990 and got divorced in 2002 and again married him in 2011 with whom she also had two beautiful children.

In this article you will find out everything about American actress Sean Young – Age, Height, Biography, Movies, Husband, Career, Early & professional life, Net Worth.

Sean Young Bio

Full NameMary Sean Young
Birth NameNA
Date of Birth20 November 1959 
Age62 years old as of 2022
Birth PlaceLouisville, Kentucky, United States
HometownUnited States of America
SchoolSchool of American Ballet
Cleveland Heights High School
UniversityInterlochen Arts Academy 
Zodiac SignScorpio
Net Worth$ 3.5 million
Salary (per annum)NA
SpouseRobert Lujan (m. 1990, div. 2002)
(m. 2011)
ChildrenRio Kelly Lujan (27),
Quinn Lujan (24)
ParentsLee Guthrie,
Donald Young
SiblingsCathleen Young

Mary Sean Young is an American Actress born on November 20, 1959 in Louisville, Kentucky, United States. She was born to Lee Guthrie, an Emmy-nominated producer, screenwriter, public relations executive, and journalist, and Donald Young, an Emmy award winning television news producer and journalist.

She has a sister Cathleen Young. Sean has an ethnic descent of Irish, English, and Swiss German. She attended Cleveland Heights High School, and then transferred to and graduated from Interlochen Arts Academy. She is a trained dancer, she studied at the School of American Ballet in New York City, and did some modeling.

Sean Young married to Robert Lujan who is an actor and composer on 1992 -2002. Then she got separated from him, then in 2011 she married to Robert Lujan who is also an actor and composer.

Sean Young - Age, Height, Biography, Movies, Husband, Career, Net Worth
sean young and Robert Lujan

Sean is best known for her performance in films such as Blade Runner, Dune, and No Way Out. She made her movie debut in Jane Austen in Manhattan.

She had her made major breakthrough from Blade Runner. Also, she has Won Razzie Award for Worst Supporting Actress in 1992.


Sean Young was born in Louisville, Kentucky. Her parents Donald Young and Lee Guthrie who were into Journalism.

She started her schooling in School of American Bellet in New York City.

Then she got graduated from Cleveland Heights High School in Cleveland Heights, Ohio.

Later she joined the Interlochen Arts Academy in Interlochen, Michigan.

Before she entered into acting field she was working as a Model and Ballet dancer.

Early life

Sean Young was born in Louisville, Kentucky, United States. Her parent Lee Guthrie was a screenwriter public relations executive, Journalist and a producer and Donald Young who was a journalist and a producer.

She has a sister Cathleen Young. Young graduated from Cleveland Heights High School in Cleveland Heights, Ohio, followed by the Interlochen Arts Academy in Interlochen, Michigan.

She also attended the School of American Ballet in New York City. Before becoming an actress, Young worked as a model and ballet dancer.

Personal life

In 1990, Young wed Robert Lujan; they had two sons, and later divorced in 2002. Nine years after their divorce, they remarried. Young has run into legal trouble a number of times over the years.

In 1989, she was sued by James Woods for allegedly harassing him and his fiancée. The suit was settled out of court.

Much later, at an after party for the Academy Awards in 2012, Young was placed under citizen’s arrest for allegedly not having a ticket to enter the event.

During an ensuing argument, she slapped a security guard. More trouble came in 2018, when Young and her son were accused of stealing MacBooks from the production office of a film she was originally scheduled to direct. The laptops were ultimately returned, and no charges were filed.

Professional life

Sean was a talented actress before becoming an actress Young was working as a Model and Ballet dancer. After she entered into film industry she has done so many films and television shows.

She began her career in Jane Austen in Manhattan (1980), it was her debut to the industry. Then she got a role to act in the film Stripes (1981).

She performed with Harrison Ford playing a female lead role of Rachael in the movie Blade Runner (1982). On television, Young played the female lead opposite Lenny Von Dohlen in Under the Biltmore Clock (1986), based on F. Scott Fitzgerald’s story Myra Meets His Family.

In the film Wall Street (1987) she acted in a small role as the wife of Michael Douglas’s character, Gordon Gekko.She was seeing a big success in her career but later she had some clashes with Oliver Stone which tends to reduce her roles.

She had an important role in the film No Way Out (1987) as lover of a ruthless Washington politician. Her famous movies also includes Dune (1984) playing Paul Atreides’s love interest Chani. Baby: Secret of the Lost Legend (1985) and Fatal Instinct (1993).

Young appeared in The Boost (1988), with James Woods. In her film Batman 1989, while doing the rehearsals, she broke her arm after falling off from a horse and the character which was she doing , that character was given to by Kim Basinger.

In an unsuccessful attempt to win the role of Catwoman (which was originally offered to Annette Bening but, after Bening became pregnant, Michelle Pfeiffer was cast) in the sequel Batman Returns (1992), Young constructed a homemade Catwoman costume and attempted to contact Burton and actor Michael Keaton during production.

She did The Joan Rivers Show movie in the character as the Catwoman, campaigning for the role and making a plea to Tim Burton.

She was casted in the movie Dick Tracy (1990). In 1991, she was awarded the Worst Actress and the Worst Supporting Actress Razzies for her roles in A Kiss Before Dying.

She did a supporting role in the comedy Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994). Young has appeared in independent films, including roles in Poor White Trash (2000), Mockingbird Don’t Sing (2001), and Sugar & Spice (also 2001).

She portrayed as the dancer in Russia filming the miniseries Yesenin (2005), she took four months for this project. She had some roles in the films, The Man Who Came Back and Haunted Echoes (both 2008). Also, she did a Television program Gone County 2 in 2008.

Young appeared on The Young and the Restless in June 2010 as Canadian barmaid Meggie McClain, alongside good friend Eric Braeden. In 2010 she casted in the series on the First season of ABC called Skating With the Stars, as a celebrity contestant, but she was the one who eliminated from the show first.

Young appeared on Late Show with David Letterman, in October 2013. She was subsequently cast in a film about Nikola Tesla, slated for release in 2013, titled Fragments From Olympus: The Vision of Nikola Tesla. In June 2013, Young performed in a benefit skating event at the Ice Theater of New York.

Young reprised her 1982 role of Rachael for Blade Runner 2049 (2017), portraying both the original and a brand new cloned version of the character.

In 2018 she did Healed By Grace 2 and Mea Culpa.

In 2020 she casted in A Beautiful Distraction, 5th Borough, Who Wants Dessert?, Nicky and Nicky.

In 2021 Planet Dune. Her recent movie is Hart Blvd. , Rain Beau’s End and No Vacancy.

Physical Appearance

Height – 5 feet 7 inches (1.7 m)

Weight – 63 kg (139)

Body measurements – NA

Skin tone – Light

Hair color – Dark Brown

Eye color -Dark Brown

Net Worth & Salary

Sean Young is a famous American actress who did so many movies and television shows. She got a break from her career after playing Rachael in the 1982 science-fiction film “Blade Runner”.

She went on to appear in such films as “Dune,” “No Way Out,” “Wall Street,” and “Ace Ventura: Pet Detective,” among others.

Young has also been in a number of television films, and had a recurring role on the soap opera “The Young and the Restless” from 2010 to 2011.

Sean Young has the Net Worth of of $3.5 million.


Sean was the winner of Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival for Best Supporting Actress in a Short 2021 for the film Who Wants Desserts in Shockfest Film Festival, She was nominated for Best of Fest Award 2014 for Best Actress for the movie Crazy Town (2013).

She worn the crown for Star Of Excellence in Oldenburg Film Festival in 2014.

She was the nominee for Razzie Awards for the movies Dr. Jekyll and Ms. Hyde for worst actress in 1996, then for the same movie for Razzie Awards she got nominated for Worst screen couple in 1996, and again for the movie Even Cowgirls Get the Blues, she got nominated for Worst Supporting Actress in 1995.

For the movie Love Crimes she got nominated for Worst Actress in Razzie Awards 1993.

She is the nominee for Worst Supporting Actress for the movie Once Upon A Time.

She was the winner for Worst Actress for playing the Twin Who Survives in the movie A Kiss Before Dying.

For playing the Twin Who’s Murdered in the same movie she is the winner for Worst Supporting Actress


Sean Young worked as a model and was also a trained ballet dancer.

Sean Young had an issues with alcoholism and has spent time in rehab.

Harrison Ford mooned Young on the set of Blade Runner to cheer her up.

She used to be an aspiring ballerina.

All of Young’s scenes were cut from the two Woody Allen movies she made.

She created a film tour company in Austin.