Shawnee Smith Short Bio
Shawnee Smith is an American film and television actress and singer who was born under Cancer in Orangeburg, South Carolina. She is the second child of Patricia Ann , an oncology nurse, and James H. Smith,a financial planner. When her age is a year old, the family then relocated to Van Nuys, California, and not long after that her parent then divorce. She was attending Ranchito Avenue Elementary School in Panorama City, Los Angeles and Madison Jr. High in North Hollywood. She then continued her study to North Hollywood High School, graduating in 1987.
Shawnee Smith Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||July 3, 1969|
|Age||45 years old|
|Height||5 feet 3 inches|
|Hip Size||32 inches|
|Waist Size||24 inches|
|Weight||52 kg 115 pounds|
Shawnee Smith Career
Shawnee Smith began her career at age of eight, playing in several plays (such as Annie Musical). At the age of fifteen, she won the Dramalogue Critics Award.It makes her film debut in 1982 with Annie, adaptation of the play. She plays especially later in Iron Eagle (1986) Summer School (1987) or The Blob (1988).
Shawnee Smith also appeared in several TV series and TV movies such as The Scourge (television adaptation of the Stephen King novel), X-Files (1994).Her other film roles include the film Leaving Las Vegas (1995) (Nicolas Cage), The Island (2005), the saga of Saw movies (2004-2009) where she plays the character of Amanda Young, or The Grudge 3 (2009).She also played the role in the television series Linda Becker (2004) alongside Ted Danson.
In addition to her acting career, Shawnee Smith also worked in music and song. Guitarist and pianist, she was part of the metal punk Fydolla Ho from 2002 to 2004. She also participated in the original soundtrack of the movie Saw 3. In 2008, she sang a duet with actress Missi Pyle (in the name of Smith & Pyle).
Shawnee Smith Controversy
Shawnee Smith has been a cover for Maxim magazine in June 2001. But she then regret her decision about the photo shot by saying that 80% of her presence on the internet is about those two photos only.
Shawnee Smith Dating
Shawnee Smith was dated and then married to photographer Jason Reposar from 1998 to 2003. After that she then dated Kai Mattoon, married to him in 2005 but then divorce again in 2006.
Shawnee Smith Net Worth
Shawnee Smith has began her career as actress since very young age. No wonder then her net worth is estimated about $3 million.