Mary Stuart Masterson: A Talented Actress with an Intriguing Relationship History

Mary Stuart Masterson is a well-known American actress and film director, renowned for her roles in movies and TV shows such:

  1. Some Kind of Wonderful.
  2. Fried Green Tomatoes
  3. Army Wives.

Notably, she received a Tony Award nomination for her performance in the musical “Nine.”

Let’s delve into the life of this talented artist and explore her relationship history.


Mary Stuart Masterson
Mary Stuart Masterson | photo courtesy | Getty Image.

Mary Stuart Masterson Early Life

Born on June 28, 1966, in Manhattan, New York City, Mary Stuart Masterson

She’s the daughter of Peter Masterson, a writer, director, actor, and producer, and Carlin Glynn, a singer and actress.

She grew up with two siblings, Peter Jr. and Alexandra, who also pursued careers in the entertainment industry.

As a young artist, she honed her craft at the Stagedoor M.P.A.T.C in upstate NY, alongside fellow actors Robert Downey Jr.

Additionally, she briefly studied anthropology at New York University for eight months.

Mary Stuart Masterson Age and Nationality

Stuart Masterson, currently 55 years old as of 2021, was born under the zodiac sign of Cancer.

Mary Stuart Masterson Spouse

Mary Masterson has been married three times in her life.

Presently, she is happily married to Jeremy Davidson, an actor, writer, and director.

The couple first met while co-starring in the 2004 stage production of “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.”

They tied the knot on February 17, 2007, and together have four children.

Here are the Spouse of Mary Stuart Masterson:

Jeremy Davidson

Jeremy Davidson, born on December 24, 1971, in Vestal, New York, is the son of Mickey Greenberg.

He holds a degree in film from New York University Tisch School of the Arts.

Notable for his roles in “Salt,” and  “Windtalkers.”

Jeremy is also known for his work as the co-founder of Storyhorse Documentary Theater.

Image Jeremy Davidson and Mary Stuart Masterson
Jeremy Davidson and Mary Stuart Masterson | photo courtesy | Getty Image 

Damon Santostefano

Damon Santostefano, a film director and screenwriter, was Mary Masterson’s second husband.

He directed movies such as “Three to Tango,” “Another Cinderella Story,” and “A Cinderella Story: Once Upon a Song,” among others.

Damon was engaged to Mary Stuart Masterson in 1999 and married her in 2000.

Unfortunately, their marriage ended in divorce in 2004.

George Carl Francisco

George Carl Francisco was Mary Stuart Masterson’s first husband, a prominent photographer.

His portfolio includes celebrities like:

  1. Madonna,
  2. Julia Roberts,
  3. Tom Cruise,
  4. Nicole Kidman,
  5. Johnny Depp,
  6. Angelina Jolie,
  7. Brad Pitt,
  8. Jennifer Aniston,
  9. Leonardo DiCaprio,
  10. George Clooney,
  11. Meryl Streep,
  12. Oprah Winfrey,
  13. Barack Obama,

The couple married on May 25, 1990, but they parted ways in 1992.


In conclusion, Mary Stuart Masterson has carved a successful career as both an actress and director in Hollywood.

Beyond her professional accomplishments, she has had intriguing relationships with different men from the entertainment industry.

Presently, she enjoys her life with Jeremy and their four children, finding fulfilment both on and off the screen.

Table of Facts about  Mary Stuart Masterson

Full NameMary Stuart Masterson
Date of BirthJune 28, 1966
Place of BirthManhattan, New York City, USA
ProfessionActress, Film Director
Notable Films“Some Kind of Wonderful” (1987), “Fried Green Tomatoes” (1991), “Benny & Joon” (1993)
Notable TV Series“Army Wives” (2007-2013), “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” (2015)
Tony Award NominationNominated for a Tony Award for her role in the musical “Nine”
FamilyDaughter of Peter Masterson (writer, director, actor, producer) and Carlin Glynn (singer, actress)
SiblingsTwo siblings: Peter Jr. and Alexandra, both involved in the entertainment industry
EducationAttended Stagedoor Manor Performing Arts Training Center and studied anthropology at New York University
Zodiac SignCancer
Ethnic BackgroundEnglish, German, and Scottish ancestry
Marital StatusMarried to Jeremy Davidson (since February 17, 2007)
ChildrenFour children: Phineas (born in 2009), twins Wilder and Clio (born in 2011), and another son (born in 201

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