How much is Tiffani Thiessen worth?
|Net Worth:||$12 Million|
|Date of Birth:||January 23, 1974|
|Country:||United States of America|
About Tiffani Thiessen
Tiffani Amber Thiessen is an American actress, director, and producer. She first rose to prominence with her role of Kelly Kaprowski in the NBC sitcom “Saved by the Bell from 1989 to 1993. Since then, she has starred in many other well-known television series such as “Beverly Hills, 90210”, “Fastlane”, “What About Brian”, and “White Collar”. Concurrently with these roles, Thiessen has had several roles on television and direct-to-video films such as “Son in Law”, “Love Stinks”, “The Ladies Man”, Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the 13th”, and “Cyborg Soldier”.
How Did Tiffani Thiessen Get So Rich?
Tiffani Thiessen became rich when she began modeling and acting in the late 1980s and early 1990s. 1989 officially marked her television debut as she first appeared in the CBS sitcom as a random character. That year, she also landed the main role in “Saved by the Bell” that changed her career. She reprised the role of Kelly Kapowski until 1993 and was able to receive a little over $400.000. At the same time, she guest-starred in other series such as “Married… with Children”, “Step by Step”, and “Blossom”.
Besides the original sitcom, Tiffani has starred in many other productions related to the CBS sitcom. She worked in both its spin-offs, titled “The College Years” and “The New Class”, as well as the films “Hawaiian Style” and “Wedding in Las Vegas”, from which she earned an additional $450.000 in total. Just a year after “Saved by the Bell” ended, she landed a leading role in another classic from the 1990s – “Beverly Hills, 90210”. She played the role of Valerie Malon from 1994 to 1998 for 136 episodes and racked up almost $1 million from her tenure in the Fox teen drama.
Why is she so famous?
The television actress became famous when she joined the series “Saved by the Bell” and “Beverly Hills, 90210”. She was born on January 23, 1974, in Long Beach, California. Her father, Frank, worked as both a landscape architect and park designer and her mother, Robyn, was a homemaker. She has a brother, Todd, who is also an actor. She attended Cubberley Elementary and Marshal Junior High School. She graduated in 1992 as a valedictorian at the Valley Professional High School.
Throughout the 1980s, during her teenage years, Thiessen began participating in beauty pageants. She was crowned Miss Junior America in 1987 and won several other competitions. The following year, after winning the “Great Model Search”, she graced the cover of her first magazine – Teen magazine. She continued to cover other magazines such as Cover Girl, Young and Modern, Tele Star, and Tele Poche. In 1989, thanks to her charisma and promising acting skills, she was given the role of Kelly Kapwoski in the NBC sitcom “Saved by the Bell”.
What Makes Her So Successful?
The main reason why the television star is so successful is her many professions. The 1990s changed Thiesen’s career and helped her name rise to stardom. During that decade, specifically in 1993, she made her film debut in the comedy “Son in Law”. Throughout the next couple of years, she appeared in other well-known films – “She Fought Alone”, “Speedway Junky”, “Love Stinks”. Towards the new decade, she appeared mostly in television series as a guest. She also received offers to have main and recurring roles in the series “Fastlane”, “Good Morning, Miami”, and “White Collar”.
Besides acting, Tiffani is known for directing and producing several projects. She made her directing debut back in 2005 when she directed the short drama film “Just Pray”. After a one-time work as a co-producer in the 1996 television movie “Buried Secrets”, in 2015, it was announced that Tiffani had signed a million-dollar deal with Cooking Channel for the production of her own television series – “Dinner at Tiffani’s”. Besides acting in the show, during its entire run (from February 2015 to March 2017), the actress also produced every episode of it.
Tiffani Thiessen is now known for being one of the most favorite teen actresses from the 1990s. The television star made her acting debut that decade and quickly gained national popularity with her roles in the series “Saved by the Bell” and “Beverly Hills, 90210”. During her nearly four-decades-long career, Tiffani has achieved a lot and has starred in numerous television series and films. Most recently, she became a producer of her own cooking series that was just as successful.