Known for starring on ‘WKRP in Cincinnati’ from 1978 to 1982, Loni Anderson has been acting for over five decades. She has appeared in much other television series like ‘Easy Street’, ‘Partners in Crime’, ‘The Mullets’, ‘So NoTORIous’ and ‘Nurses’. The actress has also appeared in many movies and has won awards and nominations. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career, and earnings of Loni Anderson in 2020.
Early Life & Biography
Loni Kaye Anderson was born in the year 1956 in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Her parents were Klaydon Carl Anderson and Maxine Hazel. Her father was an environmental chemist and her mother was a model. She spent her childhood in Roseville and has a sister named Andrea Sams.
She went to Alexander Ramsey Senior High School. In there, she was voted as the “Valentine Queen” in the Valentine’s Day Winter Formal in 1963. Soon after completing her high school, she went to the University of Minnesota. She was initially planned to give the name of “Leiloni” by her father, however, she simply kept it as “Loni”.
In 1964, Loni Anderson got married to Bruce Donald Hasselberg. They have a daughter named Deidre Hoffman. The couple divorced after two years. From 1974 to 1981, she was married to Ross Bickell. Her third marriage was to Burt Reynolds from 1988 to 1994. They have an adopted son named, Quinton A. Reynolds. She is currently married to Bob Flick since 2008. Apart from her four marriages, she was in a relationship with actor Gary Sandy in 1981-82.
Career, Award & Nominations
In 1966, Loni Anderson was seen in the movie ‘Nevada Smith’ however, she was uncredited in the film. Ten years later, she appeared in ‘Vigilante Force’. In 1983, the actress was seen in the film ‘Stroker Ace’. She has voiced as Flo in the 1989 film ‘All Dogs Go to Heaven’. She then appeared in ‘Munchie’ as Cathy. Her movie roles are ‘3 Ninjas: High Noon at Mega Mountain’ and ‘A Night at the Roxbury’.
In television, Anderson was first seen in an episode of ‘S.W.A.T.’ in 1975. From 1978 to 1982, she appeared as Jennifer Marlowe in ‘WKRP in Cincinnati’. This has earned her three nominations for the Golden Globe Awards and two nominations for the Primetime Emmys. From 1986 to 1987, she appeared in ‘Easy Street’. She was seen as Casey MacAfee in ‘Nurses’ and as Mandi Mullet in ‘The Mullets’. In 2006, she was seen in ‘So NoTORIous’ as Kiki Spelling.
Her other television credits include ‘Partners in Crime’, ‘Melrose Place’. Babby Daddy’, ‘Amazing Stories’, ‘Fantasy Island’, ‘The Love Boat’, ‘The Bob Newhart Show’, ‘The Incredible Hulk’, and ‘Sabrina the Teenage Witch’. In 2007, she won the Lifetime Achievement Award from the California Independent Film Festival. In 2017, she was seen in the web series called ‘My Sister Is So Gay’. The role fetched her a nomination for the LA Web Fest.
Net Worth & Earnings
Can you figure out the net worth of an actress who has to perform for a long time? She has appeared in many television shows as well as films. From her acting career, she has amassed a net worth of over $15 million. The actress has also appeared in many TV films like ‘Without Warning’, ‘The Price She Paid’, ‘Too Good to Be True’, ‘Blondie and Dagwood’, ‘A Letter to Three Wives’, ‘Sizzle’, ‘The Jane Mansfield Story’, and ‘Sorry, Wrong Number’.
Loni Anderson has done many acting roles in her career and has also lent her voice in films. She is still active in her career and has also done a web series. Her autobiography entitled, ‘My Life in High Heels’ was released in 1995.