Jennie Garth is a well-known actress from America who has worked in many television shows and movies in her career. She is popularly known as the female lead of Beverly Hills, 90210 franchise and the sitcom What I Like About You. Let’s find out more about Jennie Garth’s net worth in 2018.
Jennie Garth Early Life
Jennie Garth was born in Urbana, Illinois, on April 3, 1972, to her parents John Garth and Carolyn Garth. She is the youngest of her seven siblings and spent her childhood in Arcola, Illinois.
She went to Greenway High School but during her sophomore year she was transferred to Apollo High School. She wanted to become an actress and hence she dropped out of school in her junior year to work with her local acting coach James Fowler in Los Angeles.
After an initial struggle as an actor, she got a role in the NBC television series Brand New Life (1989 to 1990).
In 1994, Jennie Garth married to Daniel B. Clark who was a musician. The couple divorced in 1996. She later married to actor Peter Facinelli in the year 2001. They are the parents of 3 daughters. Later in 2012, the couple filed for divorce.
In 2015, she got married for the third time to actor David Abrams.
Jennie Garth Career, Awards & Achievement
Jennie Garth started her acting career in the television show Growing Pains. She got her first major role in the year 1990 where she starred in the television series Beverly Hills, 90210. Her acting as the character Kelly Taylor was praised by everyone which made her the most popular character of the show.
In 1990’s, she starred in many television shows like Lies of the Heart: The Story of Laurie Kellogg(1994), An Unfinished Affair (1996), Danielle Steel’s Star (1993), Falling for You (1995), Without Consent (1994).
She also played many guests and supporting roles in some shows including Power 98 (1996), My Brother’s War (1997), Telling You (1998).
In 2002, she acted as Valerie Tyler in the WB sitcom What I Like About You along with Amanda Bynes. She also worked in the television movies Secret Santa and The Last Cowboy. She won the Prism Award for her acting performance in the teen drama movie Girl, Positive (2007).
Garth reached to the semi-final of the show Dancing with the Stars: season five along with Derek Hough. She also won $100,000 on the game show Are You Smarter than a 5th Grader?. She donated her winning amount to the American Heart Association.
In 2010, Jennie Garth starred on the web series Garden Party which was created by NBC Universal. In 2017, she launched an e-commerce website MomGiftBox.com, in which every purchase would benefit some charity.
Awards & Achievements
In 2008, Jennie Garth won the Prism Award for Outstanding Performance in the show Girl, Positive. For her acting in the television show Beverly Hills, 90210 she won the Young Artist Award in the year 1992. She was also nominated for the Teen Choice Award for the same role. In 2000, she was ranked 59 in the list of 100 Sexiest Women by FHM and in the next year she was listed on No. 93.
Net Worth of Jennie Garth
The estimated net worth of Jennie Garth is more than $6.5 million. She made this fortune by appearing in a number of commercially successful television shows and movies. Garth has also participated various dance and game shows including Dancing with the Stars where she reached the semi-finals and Are You Smarter than a 5th Grader? in which she won $100,000.
She also owns a shopping website MomGiftBox.com which provides various products to moms. Garth also owns a horse ranch in California.
Jennie Garth is one of the most renowned television actresses in the US.She found considerable success by appearing in many critically acclaimed television shows and movies. She has also lent her voice for her character Kelly Taylor of Beverly Hills, 90210 in the film Family Guy Presents Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story. She is also the spokeswoman American Heart Association’s “Go Red for Women” campaign.