Kellie Martin is an American actress who rose into fame after portraying the character of Becca Thatcher in the popular TV show ‘Life Goes On’. The beautiful actress is also known for some other TV shows such as ‘Christy’, ‘Lucy Knight’, and ‘Mystery Woman’. Here, let’s learn all about the career, biography, and net worth of Kellie Martin in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Kellie Martin was born on October 16, 1975, in Riverside, California, US. Her full name is Kellie Noelle Martin. Her father, Doug Martin, was a department store buyer and retail executive while her mother, Debbie, was a primary school teacher. There is not much information about her early education and upbringing. She broke into acting at the age of 7. Maybe, this is why she couldn’t focus on her studies. Later on, she attended Yale University where she majored in art history.
Kellie Martin is very committed when it comes to her love life. She met the love of her life, Keith Christian, when she was in college. The couple got married in 1999 after dating for years. Today, they’re the proud parents of 2 lovely kids, and their relationship is getting stronger by the day. She has never been involved in any extramarital affairs.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
Kellie’s career in glamour world began when she was only 7. Her aunt helped her to land her first role in the TV series ‘Father Murphy’. It was a guest role. After that, she remained away from the industry for almost five years. Then, she appeared in the TV sitcom ‘Valerie’s Family: The Hogans’. At that time, she was only 12 years old. During the late 1980s, she appeared in a couple of TV series as a child artist. She garnered a groundbreaking success with the show ‘Life Goes On’. This show lasted for four years, and during these years, her career changed completely.
She took another leaf of success when she signed the TV show ‘Christy’ in 1994. After these two shows, she continued to appear in the many other blockbuster TV shows. In 1986, she also made her film debut, but she couldn’t gain much success on the big screen. She starred only in 5-6 films.
Speaking of the awards, Kellie has won some prestigious awards over her career. She has won 2 Young Actors Awards and 1 Screen Actors Guild Award. She also received 2 Screen Actors Guild nominations.
Net Worth & Earnings
As of now, Kellie Martin is 42 years old, and she is also not much active in the industry. Given the fact, the actress is not expected to have a massive net worth. Well, as of now, Kellie holds a decent net worth of $4 million. Acting is her only source of income. Her net worth is likely to remain same or upsurge in future as at the moment; she is working on ‘Hailey Dean Mystery’ series.
Kellie Martin has a very balanced and successful career as well as personal life. She has enjoyed the mainstream of success in her professional life and blissful happiness in her personal life.