About Shannen Doherty
It has been claimed that the current amount of Shannen Doherty net worth reaches 15 million dollars today. She has accumulated this sum of money mainly through her career as an actress, although she is also a producer, writer and TV show host. Talking about her as an actress, Shannen Doherty may be mostly remembered from two shows, those being “Beverly Hills 90210” and “Charmed”. In the former show, she portrayed a character of Brenda Walsh, whereas in the latter one, she played a part of Prue Halliwell.
Shannen Doherty was born in 1971 in Memphis, Tennessee. Before she began her career as a famous TV actress, she had some minor roles in some TV productions, including “Father Murphy” and “Voyagers”. Also, it was because of the TV show “Father Murphy” that Shannen Doherty got a role in a popular TV series called “Little House on the Prairie”. This show also increased the overall amount of Shannen Doherty net worth. In “Little House on the Prairie”, Shannen Doherty was casted for a role of Jenny Wilder. At that time, Shannen Doherty was only 11 years old. Shannen Doherty appeared on this TV series till it was canceled in 1983.
At the same time when she was appearing in this show, in 1982, Shannen Doherty was chosen as a voice actress for the production of “The Secret of NIMH”. In 1985, she was casted for a role in a teenage film called “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun”, in which she appeared with Sarah Jessica Parker and Helen Hunt. In 1986, she got a role in TV series called “Our House”, which ran till 1988. Also, for her role in this TV show, Shannen Doherty was nominated for a few Young Artists Awards. The first big motion picture in which Shannen Doherty appeared was in 1989, which was called “Heathers”.
However, it was the TV show “Beverly Hills 90210”, which made Shannen Doherty a well known person in the entertainment industry. It was also these series, which added huge sums of money to the total amount of Shannen Doherty net worth. Also, for her appearance in this show, Shannen Doherty was nominated and won quite a lot of awards. However, in 1994, Shannen Doherty left the cast of “Beverly Hills 90210”. In the show, it was portrayed that the character whom she portrayed was moving to London to study at the Royal Academy for Dramatic Arts.