Jennie Garth is a well-known actress from America who is best known for playing the role of Kelly Taylor in the popular “Beverly Hills, 90,210 (franchise)”. She also played the role of Valerie Tyler in the television series “What I Like About You” from 2002 to 2006. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career and earnings of Jennie Garth in 2020.
Early Life & Biography:
Jennie Garth was born on April 3, 1972, in Urbana, Illinois, the U.S to her parents Carolyn and John Garth. She is the youngest among her other seven siblings.
Garth spent most of her childhood days in Arcola, Illinois. She was discovered by Randy James in a local competition in her hometown. Garth went to the Greenway High School, but later in her sophomore year, she was shifted to the Apollo High School. She took acting lessons from a local acting coach, Jean Fowler. Garth later dropped out from school to pursue a career in acting.
Jennie Garth married her first husband Daniel B. Clark in the year 1994. The couple divorced in 1996. While working on the movie “An Unfinished Affair” she met her second husband, Peter Facinelli. They got married in the year 2001 and are the parents of three daughters. In 2012, Garth filed for the divorce, and three years later she married her third husband, David Abrams who is an actor.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Jennie Garth made her debut in the television show “Growing Pains” in 1985. She got her first major role in the television series “Beverly Hills, 90,210” in the year 1990. She won a Young Artist Award for the role in the show.
After the success of Beverly Hills, 90,210, Garth was offered many lead character roles in several TV shows including Without Consent (1994), Falling for You (1995), Danielle Steel’s Star (1993), An Unfinished Affair (1996) and many more.
Garth was listed on number 59 in the list of “100 Sexiest Women of 2000” by the FHM magazine. The following year the magazine ranked her 93 in the same category.
She played the role of Valerie Tyler in the sitcom “What I Like About You” which aired on the WB network. In 2008, Garth was seen in the web series “The Boardroom” which was directed by Candace Bushnell.
In 2008, she won the Prism Award in the category of “Outstanding Performance in a Miniseries” for her work in the movie “Girl, Positive”.
Net Worth & Earnings:
Jennie Garth has an estimated net worth of more than $6.5 million. This huge wealth is the result of her work in many commercially successful television shows and movies. Along with Derek Hough, she also appeared on the fifth season of the dance reality show “Dancing with the Star” and reached up to the semi-finals.
In 2008, Garth won $1000,000 in the game show “Are You Smarter than a 5th Grader?” In 2017, she launched the shopping website “MomGiftBox.com” which provides various products for mothers.
Jennie Garth is one of the most popular and renowned actresses in the world. She also gave her voice for the character of Kelly Taylor in the movie “Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story”.