Connie Stevens is an American actress, singer, screenwriter, producer, and director. She got recognized after she played a role of “Cricket Blake” in one of the American television series named “Hawaiian Eye.” Stevens’s parents were related to music. Her origin of background is Irish, German-Jewish, and Italian. To know more about the net worth of Connie Stevens in 2018, read the following article until the end.
Early life and Biography
Stevens was born in Brooklyn, New York on August 8, 1938. Her interest in Music started because of his family. Stevens father Peter was a musician and her mother Eleanor McGinley was a singer. Her father’s stage name was Stevens which she adopted as her own name. Her parents divorced when she was of 14 years old. After that, she lived with her grandparents and gone to Catholic boarding schools.
She witnessed a murder at 12 because of which she was sent to live with their family friends in Missouri. Later, she joined a singing group called “The Fourmost”.
While she was at a successful point of her singing and Acting career in the early 1960s, she dated few big stars. She dated Elvis Presley who was one of the greatest musicians of all time. Presley asked Stevens on a date when she was on the set of Hawaiian Eye. Stevens was deeply in love with Presley. She says, Presley was the love of my life, and I could have spent the whole life with him.
Stevens married for the first time in the year 1963 to James Stacy who was an actor. This marriage ended in 1966, and a year later she married to singer Eddie Fisher. Stevens and Eddie had two daughters Tricia and Joley before they divorced.
Career, Awards. And Nomination
Stevens has to struggle initially to get mature roles because of her airheaded blonde role in Hawaiian Eye. Despite that, she was bold enough to argue fiercely with directors to play serious roles. Her role in film Young and Dangerous was a kick-start for her career which brought an ocean of opportunities to her. After this role, she got various parts in movies like “Eighteen and Anxious”, “The Reckless Age” etc.
Jerry Lewis who was a filmmaker met Stevens in the latter and assigned her a role in Rock-A-Bye Baby. Stardom came when she played a role as Cricket Blake in a Popular television series.
Net Worth And Earnings
Stevens worked in several movies and Popular TV series. Her 75% of Earnings came from Acting and other from singing, writing, directing. Her total net worth is $60 million. She continues earning through some of her famous old TV series and writing.
Connie Stevens is a successful actress in Hollywood with a whopping net worth of $60 million. Her love life was very complicated, but she managed it well. She is an inspiration to those youngsters willing to work hard and wants to enjoy the success.