A Look Into Good Will Hunting Actress Minnie Driver’s Relationships And Net Worth

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Minnie Driver has secured her place in the entertainment industry through her memorable roles, including her turn as Skylar in ‘Good Will Hunting.’ This role expanded her reach to an international audience and helped solidify her career.

Despite the widespread attention, Driver has managed to balance public and private life, only dropping bits and pieces about her relationships from time to time. Her successful career has also resulted in a notable net worth. So, let’s dive deeper into Minnie’s life with a close look at her relationships and how much she’s worth.

Minnie Driver’s Relationship Timeline


Minnie was romantically linked to John Cusack in 1996. The two met on the set of 1997’s ‘Grosse Point Blank,’ where the actress starred as Debi Newberry, and Cusack played Martin Q. Blank. Driver then went on to date her ‘Good Will Hunting co-star Matt Damon after calling it quits with Cusack. However, she learned their relationship was over when Damon announced their separation during an episode of ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’ in 1998.

After her breakup with Damon, the actress dated Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins from April to June 1998, and their relationship reportedly ended because Hawkins thought she was too difficult and demanding. Minnie also dated Elliott Smith the same year, but the musician always denied any relationship with the actress. From 1999 to 2001, Driver dated actor Josh Brolin, with whom he started her relationship while filming ‘Slow Burn.’ Although the couple announced their plans for a wedding, they later broke off their engagement.


In 2000, while still together with Brolin, Minnie was rumored to have been involved with David Duchovny. According to some sources, the two were spotted kissing during a movie in Malibu, California, but their relationship wasn’t confirmed. A year later, after her breakup with Brolin, the actress was linked to Harrison Ford. At the time, Harison was also divorced from Melissa Mathison.

In 2014, Driver was in a relationship with Ryan Kavanaugh, who is an American businessman, film producer, and film financier. It was rumored that the actress had brief relationships with famous names like Mick Jagger, Chris Isaak, and David Schimmer. As of now, Minnie is engaged to Addison O’Dea, who she started dating in 2019. She also has a 15-year-old son named Henry, whose father is Timothy J. Lea, a television writer and producer with whom she had a brief relationship.

Minnie Driver’s Net Worth


As reported by CelebrityNetWorth.com, Minnie has a net worth of $14 million, accumulated through her work in film, television, and music.

In addition to film roles, such as her breakthrough role as Skylar in ‘Good Will Hunting,’ Driver has worked extensively in television, appearing in shows like ‘Will & Grace,’ ‘The Riches,’ ‘Deep,’ ‘Modern Family,’ and ‘Speechless.’ Her work on ‘The Riches’ earned her nominations for a Golden Globe and an Emmy.

Minnie is also known for her musical talent. She has released three solo albums and has performed as a jazz vocalist and guitarist. The actress has lent her voice to animated films as well, including Disney’s ‘Tarzan‘ and the English dub of ‘Princess Mononoke.


In 2014, Driver purchased a home in Hollywood Hills for $2.465 million. This 2,768-square-foot property has three bedrooms and a range of amenities. The home was listed for sale in April 2022 for $3.6 million and was bought by actress Emma Roberts.

The actress also owned a separate 3,000-square-foot home in Hollywood Hills, which she purchased back in 1998 for $775,000. Additionally, Driver owns a double-wide unit in an affluent trailer park in Malibu, where she enjoys recreational activities with her family. This home has been renovated to resemble a chic California beach bungalow.

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