Anne Perry Age, Bio, Husband, Family, Net Worth, Career Wiki

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Anne Perry is one of the wealthiest and most famous writers, and she is best known for her “Thomas Pitt” and “William Monk” series of historical detective fiction.

She was convicted of murdering her friend’s mother, Honorah Rieper, when she was fifteen. After serving a five-year punishment for Rieper’s murder, she switched her name.

NameAnne Perry
Real NameJuliet Marion Hulme
Profession Novelist or Writer
Personal Life
Date of Birth October 28, 1938
Age (as of 2022)83 Years
BirthplaceBlackheath, London
HometownBlackheath, London
College/UniversityChristchurch Girls' High School
Educational QualificationHigh school passed out
Physical Stats
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DebutThe Cater Street Hangman [1979]
Relationships & Affairs
Marital statusUnmarried
ParentsFather- Henry Rainsford Hulme
Mother- H Marion Perry
SiblingsBrother- Jonathon
Net Worth [approx.]$10 million
Social Media

Early Life

Anne Perry is a well-known writer born in the United Kingdom on October 28, 1938. Anne Perry’s zodiac sign is Capricorn. Perry, the daughter of physicist Dr. Henry Rainsford Hulme (Father), was born in Blackheath, London, and was diagnosed with tuberculosis as a kid.

She was sent to the Caribbean and South Africa, anticipating that a warmer climate would enhance her well-being. Auckland Libraries staff discovered a 1948 Auckland Star photograph of Juliet arriving in New Zealand and wrote about it on the Heritage et al. blog.

She returned to her family when she was 13 years old after her father was appointed Rector of Canterbury University College in New Zealand.

Hulme felt she had been pushed to her breaking point in 1954. Three days before she took part in the murder of Honora Parker on June 22, her parents announced their divorce, precipitated by Hulme discovering her mother, Hilda, in bed with a lover.

Her father lost his job simultaneously, and she was sent to South Africa to live with an aunt. The shock was cataclysmic for Hulme, who had been absent from school due to tuberculosis since she was 13.

Her mother, H Marion Perry, and stepfather, Walter (Bill), Perry, gave her the new surname. Ms. Perry returned to England and lived with Walter and H Marion Perry for several years.


Her father’s name is Henry Rainsford Hulme a British scientist. He contributed to the development of the British H-Bomb and is regarded as one of the four significant imaginations behind the venture.

Still, he is also the father of author and murderer Anne Perry. Her brother is Jonathon, and her mother is H Marion Perry. Her mother married twice, and her stepfather’s name is Walter perry.

Professional Life

Hulme returned to England as a flight attendant after being released from prison in November 1959. She lived in the United States for a time and joined The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1968.

She eventually settled in the Scottish village of Portmahomack with her mother. Her father was a distinguished scientist who oversaw the British hydrogen bomb program.

Hulme adopted the surname Perry after her stepfather. Her first novel, The Cater Street Hangman, was published in 1979 under this title. Her works typically fall into several fiction genres, such as historical murder mysteries and detective fiction.

Many have recurring characters, most notably Thomas Pitt from her first novel and amnesiac private investigator William Monk from her 1990 novel The Face of a Stranger.

She had published 47 books and many catalogs of short stories by 2003. Her story “Heroes,” which first emerged in Otto Penzler’s 1999 anthology Murder and Obsession, won the Edgar Award for Best Short Story in 2001.

# 2005

Perry appeared on the Trisha Show in 2005 to discuss the crime as part of a special themed show. Anne Perry Interiors, a 2009 documentary film, provided a glimpse into her life and the people she cared about.

The events inspired the 1994 film Heavenly Creatures, in which Melanie Lynskey played a teen Pauline Parker and Kate Winslet played a teen Juliet Hulme.

It was not widely known at the time of the film’s release that mystery author “Anne Perry” was Juliet Hulme, whose identity was revealed several months later.

While some assumed Hulme and Parker’s relationship was sexual, Perry stated in 2006 that, while obsessive, the two “were never lesbians.”

# 2017

Anne Perry left Scotland in 2017 to move to Hollywood to promote films based on her novels more effectively.

Educational Details

She went to Christchurch Girls’ High School, which became the Cranmer Centre.

Relationship Status

According to our records, Anne Perry is possibly single and has never been married. Anne Perry is not dating anyone as of May 2022. he is not married yet.

In an interview, she said that she didn’t find the right person to marry with. She is still in search of a companion. She has three dogs and a cat. She is an animal lover.

Relationship History: We have no records of Anne Perry’s previous relationships. You could assist us in compiling Anne Perry’s dating history!


Agatha Award for Best Novel, 

Edgar Award for Best Short Story, 

Agatha Award for Best Short Story

Anne Perry’s Net worth

Anne Perry is one of the wealthiest and most famous writers. Our research shows Anne Perry’s net worth is around $10 million.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is her Real Name?

Her Real name is Juliet Marion Hulme.

Where does Anne Perry live?

Anne Perry left Scotland for Hollywood to promote films based on her novels more effectively.

Is she dead or alive?

As per our information, she is Alive and living a prosperous life.

What is her religion?

She lived in the United States for a time and joined The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1968.

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