Cara Buono Biography, Wiki, Height, Age, Boyfriend & More

(Last Updated On: May 23, 2021)

Cara Buono is an actress born on March 1, 1971. Mad Men, The Sopranos, Artie Lange’s Beer League, and Stranger Things have made her famous.


Cara Buono
Cara Buono

Cara Buono Biography


She’s from New York City, and she’s one of the lucky adults among a bunch of kid actors in the Netflix series “Stranger Things” who has managed to gain instant popularity because of her role in the show. In the series, she is known as ‘Karen Wheeler.’


She previously starred in ‘Mad Men’ as ‘Dr. Faye Miller’ and ‘Third Watch’ as ‘Grace Foster.’ Her abilities, on the other hand, are not limited to acting.


Cara Buono
Cara Buono

She’s also a screenwriter, director, and producer. ‘Baggage,’ a short film she made, made its global premiere at the ‘Edinburgh International Film Festival.’


Cara Buono
Cara Buono

Buono did not have any opportunity to see theaters or ‘Broadway’ musicals as a child, but she was sent to one of New York City’s best performing arts institutions, the ‘Fiorello H LaGuardia High School.’


Cara Buono
Cara Buono

She was also an excellent student. She received a double major in English literature and political science from ‘Columbia University.’


Cara Buono
Cara Buono

Cara Buono Wiki



Cara Buono Wiki & Biography
Real Name Cara Buono
Nickname Cara
Profession Actress
Known As Karen Wheeler
Age 50 years (2021)
Date of Birth March 1, 1971
Birthplace New York City, U.S.
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Religion Christian
Gender Female


Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Height in Centimeters 165 cm
Height in meters 1.65 m
Height in Inches 5 feet 5 inch
Weight in Kilograms 57 kg
Weight in Pounds 125 lbs
Body Measurements 35-29-37
Bra Size 35B
Waist Size 29
Hip Size 37
Eye Color Brown Dark
Hair Color Dyed Blonde
Bodytype Voluptuous


Family and Relatives

Father Antony Buono
Mother Rosemary
Brother Two
Sister One


Affairs, Boyfriends, and Marital Status

Marital Status Married
Boyfriend Peter Thum
Husband/ Spouse Peter Thum
Son Will update
Daughter 1


Education and School, College

Educational Qualification Graduate
School Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School
College/ University Columbia University


Favorite Things and Like & Dislike

Favorite Actor Finn Wolfhard
Favorite Actress Millie Bobby Brown
Favorite Color Pink
Favorite Food Italian Food
Favorite Movie Gladiator 1992
Hobbies Music, Yoga


Money Factor

Net Worth $11 Million
Salary Will update


Contact Address

House Address Will update
Phone Number Will update
Email Id Will update
Website Will update


Social Media

Youtube Channel

Biography of Cara Buono

Buono made her film début in 1992, starring alongside Ethan Hawke in Stephen Gyllenhaal’s British mystery “Waterland.”


Cara Buono
Cara Buono

Years later, Buono would star with Hawke’s daughter in one of Netflix’s most unexpected successes, “Stranger Things.”She also appeared in the sports drama ‘Gladiator,’ which starred Cuba Gooding Jr.


Cara Buono
Cara Buono

In 1992, she appeared in three episodes of NBC’s drama series “I’ll Fly Away” and continued to feature on several successful TV shows while also pursuing her film career.


Cara and her daughter
Cara and her daughter

‘Tribeca’ (1993), ‘The Single Guy’ (1995), ‘New York Undercover’ (1996), and ‘Law & Order’ all featured her in one episode or guest parts (1996 and 1998).


Cara and husband Peter Thum and daughter
Cara and husband Peter Thum and daughter

Her first big-budget role was as Bruce Banner’s mother, Edith Banner, in the 2003 ‘Marvel’ superhero film ‘Hulk.’ The following year, she landed her first television role in NBC’s criminal thriller series “Third Watch.”


Cara and daughter
Cara and daughter

She joined the cast as a paramedic called ‘Grace Foster’ in the sixth and last season of the show and lasted until the end.

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