Kirstie Alley is an American actress and comedian. She rose to fame in 1982 through her role of Lieutenant JG Saavik in the famous movie Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan. She is also a television actress and became a star through her television series Cheers. Now let’s have a close look at Kirstie Alley’s net worth in 2018.
Kirstie Alley was born on 12th January in 1951. She was born in Kansas in the United States of America. Her father was Robert Deal Alley. He owned a lumber company. Her mother Lillian was a housewife. She has a brother Craig and a sister Colette. She went to Wichita Southeast High School. She graduated from high school in 1969. She attended Kansas State University in 1969.
After moving to Los Angeles, she worked as an interior designer. She participated in the famous game show Match Game in the year 1979. In the first round she won $500, and in the second round, she won $5500. She appeared on another popular game show called password Plus in 1980. The next year in 1981, unfortunately, her mother Lillian died in a car accident.
She made her debut in movies in 1982. She appeared in the blockbuster movie Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan. She played the role of Lieutenant Saavik. After that, she appeared on many smaller films like Blind Date, Runaway, and One More Chance. In 1985 she appeared in the miniseries North and South. She starred in Summer School, a comedy in 1987. In the same year, she replaced Shelley Long in Cheers. She starred alongside John Travolta in the movie Look Who’s Talking in 1989.
Awards and Achievements
In 1991 she won Primetime Emmy Award for her role in Cheers. For her Character as a neurotic Rebecca, she also won a People’s Choice award and a Golden Globe. In 1992 she was also nominated for Emmy and Golden Globe. In 1994 she won another Emmy in the Category Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries for David’s Mother. In 1998 she People’s Choice Award of Favorite Female Performer in a New TV Series.
Net worth of Kirstie Alley
Kirstie alley’s estimated net worth is $30 million. She accumulated most of her wealth through her work as an actress on television and in films. She is a successful film actress, but she is best known for her role as Rebecca in the television series Cheers. She has an island home worth $2,350,000. The present value of her home in California is $6,500,000. She founded a company of organic products in 2010.
She married her high school sweetheart in 1970. Her husband’s name was Bob Alley, and surprisingly her father’s name was also Bob Alley. After seven years the couple got divorced. Alley married for the second time in 1983. This time she married Parker Stevenson, a television and film actor. Unfortunately, they divorced in 1997. Together they have two children, William and Lillie Price.
In 2016 Kirstie announced that she had become a grandmother now as her son William welcomed a son, Waylon Tripp Parker. In 1979 she became a member of the Church of Scientology.