Who is Tiffani Amber Thiessen and what is her net worth 2018? American actress Tiffani-Amber Thiessen is most popularly known for her portrayal of the character Kelly Kapowski in the TV series, Saved by the Bell from the NBC network as well as the character of Valerie Malone on the show, Beverly Hills, 90210 from Fox network. Besides these widely popular series, she has also starred on several other shows such as 2002’s Fastlane, 2007’s What About Brian as well as 2009’s White Collar.
She has also appeared in a number of TV movies like 1993’s Son in Law, 2000’s Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday The Thirteenth, 2002’s Hollywood Ending, 2008’s Cyborg Soldier and more. Thiessen was born on January 23, 1974 in Long Beach, California to parents Robyn Ernest and Frank Thiessen. While her mother was a homemaker and housewife, her father worked as a landscape architect and park designer.
She went to the Cubberley Elementary and Marshall Junior High School. She then attended the Valley Professional High School in Studio City, Los Angeles from which she graduated in 1992 as class valedictorian. She is married to actor Brady Smith since 2005 and has two children.
Thiessen started a career quite young as she was a part of several beauty pageants. She was 1987’s Miss Junior America. She won Teen magazine’s Great Model Search the next year and appeared on the cover of the magazine. The following year, she became Model of the Year for the magazine, Cover Girl. This bagged her the role of one of the lead actors on NBC’s Saved by the Bell.
The role of Kelly Kapowski earned her a Young Artist Award nomination for Outstanding Young ensemble Cast in 1990 as well as the Best Young Actress award in an Off-Primetime Series for two consecutive years in 1992 and 1993. During the same time, she started making guest appearances in several other TV shows such as Charles in Chare, Step by Step and Married… with Children.
She starting delving into TV movies in 1992 such as Saved by the Bell: Hawaiian Style, A Killer Among Friends and Son in Law. She also kept starring in spin-offs of Saved by the Bell such as Saved by the Bell: The College Years and Saved by the Bell: Wedding in Las Vegas.
In 199, she began starring in the show Beverly Hills, 90210. In the meantime, she was also doing several TV films like She Fought Alone, Buried Secrets and more. Other movies that she appeared in include The Ladies Man, Love Stinks and more. She launched her production company, Tit 4 Tat Production in 2004 and became the host of her show on the Cooking Channel, Dinner at Tiffani’s in 2015.
She received a Teen Choice Award nomination for Choice TV Actress for her role in Fastlane.
Tiffani Amber Thiessen Net Worth
Thiessen has 36 TV shows, 12 movies and 2 music videos to her name and as such has an estimated net worth of $11 million.
Ever since her roles on Beverly Hills, 90210 and Saved by the Bell, Thiessen became a teen idol. She has also appeared on Vertical Horizon’s music video, You’re a God and Ben Lee’s, American Television.