Shannon Elizabeth is a popular American actress and an erstwhile model. She became well-known for her role in American Pie, a Comedy movie released in 1999. Her Net worth is $10 million US dollars.
Shannon Elizabeth, born Shannon Elizabeth Fadal, is a fashion model turned Actress. She was born to parents of Arabic and European descent on September 7, 1973. Some of her famous works include American pie, Scary movie and Cursed. She played tennis for some time during her childhood and even considered going pro.
Shannon was married to another actor Joseph D.Rietman from 2002 to 2005. Now divorced, she by herself lives in Los Angles. Since 2014, she is dating environmentalist Russell Simmons. Her cousin, Tamsen Fadal, is a TV host and a relationship coach.
Her modeling career commenced with Ford & Elite. Later she started appearing in small roles in Movies and Television shows. Some of her earlier roles on TV were for American sitcoms like Hangtime, Arliss and Just Shoot Me. Elizabeth’s role as enticing Czech women in American Pie took her career many notches higher.
After American Pie, she was the toast of the town working in movies like Jay and Silent Bob strike back, Tomcats, a Poker –based movie Deal, Jack Forest and Scary movie. She even appeared on the cover of Playboy and Maxim magazine. Her other movies include American Pie II, Thirteen Ghosts, Night of the Demons and Love Actually. She acted and lent her voice to the movie Catch a Christmas Star.
Her TV career continued with Cuts for UPN and That 70s Show. She made an appeared once on NBC’s show Thank God You’re Here. She was on the talent and other TV shows like Melissa & Joey, Dancing with the stars and What Not to Wear. She was a TV host for one show called Live Nude Comedy in 2009.
Shannon Elizabeth gave a voice-over for the character of Serena St. Germine in the video game James Bond 007: Everything or Nothing. She featured in Next to You, a music video made by Chris Brown.
Shannon is also a professional poker player. She won a poker tournament beating 83 celebrities to clinch the title in 2006. She visited Las Vegas at least thrice a month to play Poker.
Elizabeth Shannon has lent her voice to many charitable causes. She founded Animal Avengers along with her husband. This non-profit organization is involved in rescuing and housing homeless animals. She is the spokesperson for Farm Sanctuary and urges people to adopt a Turkey during Thanksgiving. She takes to the social media to spread awareness regarding Rhino Poaching.
Shannon has acted in or at least made a cameo appearance in more than 30 movies since 1997.
She once won a Poker championship featuring 83 celebrities.
How much is Shannon Elizabeth Net Worth in 2017
Shannon Elizabeth has a net worth of $10 million US dollars as of 2017. This is a sum total of her earnings as an actress and as a Champion poker player.
Shannon’s ratings soared after American Pie. She considered Poker as her second career. She is a philanthropist working for homeless animals.