Shannen Doherty Biography / Wiki
Born on April 12, 1971, Shannen Doherty s an American actress who is best known for her roles as Jenny Wilder in Little House on the Prairie (1982–1983), Maggie Malene in Girls Just Want to Have Fun (1985), Kris Witherspoon in Our House (1986–1988), Heather Duke in Heathers (1989), Brenda Walsh in Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990–94), 90210 (2008–2009) and again in BH90210 (2019); and Prue Halliwell in Charmed (1998–2001).
Doherty’s first major motion picture role was in the dark comedy Heathers, released in 1989. She garnered worldwide attention and fame for her breakout role as Brenda Walsh in the Aaron Spelling-produced TV series Beverly Hills, 90210 in 1990. In 1991 and 1992, her portrayal of Brenda earned her a Young Artist Award nomination for Best Young Actress Starring in a Television Series. Doherty left the show after the fourth season in 1994.
Shannen Doherty Parent / Siblings / Ethnicity
Doherty was born in Memphis, Tennessee, the daughter of Rosa, a beauty parlor owner, and Tom Doherty, a mortgage consultant. She was raised in her mother’s Southern Baptist faith.
Shannen Doherty Husband / Spouse / Boyfriend / Children
On October 11, 1993, Doherty married Ashley Hamilton, the son of actor George Hamilton. They filed for divorce in April 1994.
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.
Is actress Shannen Doherty a playboy magazine model?
She appeared nude in Playboy magazine, first in December 1993, followed by a spread in March 1994. She posed for the magazine again in December 2003 and has been featured in a 10-page pictorial.
Shannen Doherty Net Worth / Age / 2022
- Full Name: Shannen Maria Doherty
- Nick Names: Shannen Doherty
- Birthday: April 12, 1971
- Age in 2022: $3 million
- Birth Place: Memphis, Tennessee
- School: N/A
- College/University: N/A
- Education: N/A
- Profession: Actress
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity/Race: Mixed
- Religion: N/A
- Zodiac: N//A
- Net Worth: $3 million
- Height: 1.6 m
- Weight: 58 kg
- Feet/Shoe Size: N/A
- Dress Size: N/A
- Body Measurement: 33-27-34
- Bra Size: 33D
- Hip Size: 34 inch
- Waist Size: 27 inch
- Body Type: Unkown
- Hair Color: Black
- Eye Color: Brown
- Father: Tom Doherty
- Mother: Rosa Elizabeth Doherty,
- Sister: Sean Doherty
- Brother: N/A
- Husband / Spouse : Ashley Hamilton(m. 1993; div. 1994), Rick Salomon(m. 2002; ann. 2003), Kurt Iswarienko (m. 2011)
- Children: N/A
Trivia / Facts
- Doherty has Irish ancestry on her father’s side and English, Scottish, and Scots-Irish ancestry on her mother’s side.
- Doherty’s first major motion picture role was in the dark comedy Heathers, released in 1989.
- Doherty is a registered Republican.
- She appeared nude in Playboy magazine, first in December 1993, followed by a spread in March 1994. She posed for the magazine again in December 2003 and has been featured in a 10-page pictorial.
- In 2004, E! placed Doherty at number 10 on their list of the 50 Most Wicked Women of Prime Time.
- In November 2018, Doherty lost her house to the Woolsey Fire.
- Beginning with her time working on Beverly Hills, 90210, Doherty gained a reputation in the media for bad behavior that dominated her public image for many years.
- People Magazine has called her the “iconic Hollywood ‘bad girl’ of the nineties”.
- Doherty was diagnosed with breast cancer in March 2015, which had spread to her lymph nodes.
- On February 4, 2020, Doherty announced her cancer had returned a year prior, and that she is now stage four.