Alexandra Elizabeth Sheedy, who is popularly referred as Ally Sheedy, is an American Actress and an author. Her film debut came in 1983 in a movie that was titled ‘Bad Boys.’ The film that brought her so much fame was ‘The Breakfast Club’ which was produced in 1985 and the St Elmo ’s fire in the same year. Other films in which she has been part of the production includes WarGames in 1983 and the Short Circuit in 1986. Keep reading to learn more on the net worth of Ally Sheedy in 2020.
Early Life & Biography
Sheedy was born in 1962 on June 13th in New York City, and she has two siblings, Patrick and Meghan. Her mother, Charlotte worked as a writer and a press agent who has been involved in various women and civil rights movements while her father, John Sheedy, is an advertising executive in Manhattan. Her She schooled at Columbia Grammar and Preparatory School in New York City where she graduated in 1980. She started dancing with American Ballet Theatre at a tender age of six years.
The first man that Sheedy dated was Richie Sambora, a guitarist in the 1980s. She said that this relationship is the one that led to her abusing drugs, a claim that was denied by Sambora. In 1985, she was admitted to the Hazelden Foundation, where she was treated for abusing sleeping pills. In 1992, she got married to actor, David Lansbury, and the couple has one child who was born a female but later changed to a man.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Sheedy planned to study at American Ballet Theatre as a Ballet, and by then, she was sixteen years old. She wrote the book that was titled ‘She was nice to mice’ which did relatively well. Her career in films started during the various stage productions, and her first screen appearance would come in the 80s. She featured in a drama series that was titled ‘Hill Street Blues’ and also ‘St Elsewhere.’
In 1983, that was the time she landed her first movie role, and she featured in a movie ‘Bad Boys’ which propelled her to win awards for the excellent execution of the role that she had. The last movie that she featured in ‘X-Men Apocalypse’ was a global success, and this added her more awards among them Spirit Award and MTV Awards.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Ally Sheedy is over $8 million. The wealth has come from her vast career in the film industry in which she has featured in various movies that have enjoyed global success.
Sheedy is one of the experienced actresses as well as a television personality in the film industry. She has landed over ninety-one Television roles, but she is yet to land a major role. The latest movies that she featured in includes ‘Little Sister’ and ‘X Men: Apocalypse.’