Shannen Doherty Biography

Shannen Doherty is an American actress, TV host, and producer. She is best known for her role as Jenny Wilder in Little House on the Prairie. She has also portrayed many characters on TV, including Prue Halliwell in Charmed, Alexandra Hudson in North Shore, and Brenda Walsh in Beverly Hills:

Shannen Doherty’s Age and Birthday

Shannen is 51 years old as of 2023. She was born on 12 April 1971 in the United States. Shannen celebrates her birthday on 12 April every year.

Shannen Doherty Height and Weight

Doherty stands at a height of 5 feet and 4 inches. She weighs 58 kilograms. Her body measurement includes 37-26-36 inches.

Shannen Doherty Family, Parents, and Siblings

Shannen was born in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Her father Tom Doherty was a mortgage consultant, and her mother Rosa owned a beauty parlor. She has an older brother named Sean Doherty. Shannen is of Irish, English, French, and Scottish descent. Her family moved to Los Angeles when she was just seven as her father started a family business.

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Shannen Doherty Husband

Doherty got married to Ashley Hamilton on October 11, 1993, the son of actor George Hamilton. They filed for divorce in April 1994. In 1996, Doherty became the godmother to Cooper Smith London, the daughter of actor Jason London and actress Charlie Spradling. In 2002, Doherty married Rick Salomon, but the marriage was annulled after nine months. On October 15, 2011, Doherty married photographer Kurt Iswarienko in Malibu, California.

Shannen Doherty Education

Unfortunately, details about where Shannen went to high school and college are not known to the public. This section will be updated as soon as the information is available.

Shannen Doherty Career

 Doherty started acting in 1981 at the age of ten when she played a cameo role in the television show ‘Father Murphy.’ She played the role of ‘Drusilla Shannon’ in both parts of the episode ‘By the Bear That Bit Me.’ Her role in this show brought her a lot of praise from the critics and was also appreciated by the audience. She was nominated under the category of ‘Best Young Actress Guest on a Series’ at the ‘Young Artist Award’ in 1983. The same year, she debuted as a voice artist in the animated film ‘The Secret of NIMH,’ voicing the character ‘Teresa Brisby.’ The film, which was directed by Don Bluth, became a commercial success.
In the 1990s, fortune turned in her favor as her acting career touched new heights, and she landed some of the most important roles in her career. By appearing in ‘Beverly Hills, 90210’ in 1990, Shannen made her mark in the television industry. She played the role of ‘Brenda Walsh’ and achieved popularity. In 2006, Shannen started her own reality show titled ‘Breaking Up with Shannen Doherty.’ The project failed as her so-called ‘dirty works’ on the show were not appreciated by the fans. The project was discontinued after just one season.
In 2021, she was in the movie Fortress starring Jesse Metcalfe, Bruce Willis, Chad Michael Murray, Kelly Greyson, and Ser’Darius Blain The film was released in select theaters and on video on demand by Lionsgate Films on December 17, 2021.

Shannen Doherty’s Net worth and Salary

Doherty has an estimated net worth of $ 5 million dollars as of 2023. Her primary source of income is her career as an actress. Although her salary is still unknown. We will update the information as soon as it is available.

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