A highly acclaimed American actress, a public speaker, an author, a songwriter, a housewife, and a remarkable singer are none other than the ravishing ‘Lisa Whelchel’. Lisa is best-known for her remarkable work in the television series ‘The Facts of Life’. In addition to this, Lisa is an excellent spokesperson in association with the Christian-based live event organisation as ‘Women of Faith’. Therefore, let’s find out more about how much Lisa Whelchel’s net worth in 2018.
Lisa Whelchel Early Life
Lisa Whelchel was born on 29 May 1963 in Texas in the United States and thus she was born with an American nationality. Originally, Lisa Whelchel was born with the name as ‘Lisa Diane Whelchel’. Lisa was born to father Jimmy Whelchel Sr. who was an electrician by profession and mother Virginia Whelchel who was a real estate agent by profession. Lisa has grown up with her two other siblings as ‘James Whelchel Jr.’ and ‘Casey Justice Coleman’. Soon, Lisa parents ended up in divorce and her mother Virginia Whelchel got hitched for the second time to ‘Roy Coleman’. At the age of only 8, Lisa had developed and shown an urge for music. Thus at a very little age, she was performing music in the local music production in Texas. At the age of only 10, Lisa Whelchel started following Christian faith devotedly when she had a visit to a local church in Texas.
Lisa Whelchel Career, Awards & Achievement
Lisa Whelchel got her first major breakthrough as a child actor where she was cast for a children television show as ‘The New Mickey Mouse Club’. It all started at the age of only 12 where she became a popular child artist. In the year 1977, the television series ‘The New Mickey Mouse Club’ got officially released in the United States. But it didn’t work out well and soon it was shut down from airing on the television.
In 1979, Lisa was cast for another television series as ‘The Facts of Life’ where she has been shown as a rich spoiled girl but at the same time equally beautiful. Lisa has been featured in the character of ‘Blair Warner’ which has done justice in and out with positive response and feedback. The series basically focuses on teens as they are becoming a concern of many issues in life. But due to some reason, Lisa was no longer being a part of the show as she was done with a particular storyline.
In 2001, Lisa for the second time reappeared in the television series as ‘The Facts of Life Reunion’.
In addition to this, Lisa has exhibited her skills in music where she launched her first music album named as ‘All Because of You’. This album was a sensational hit at the ‘Billboard Contemporary Christian Music Chart’. Lisa gained more popularity and recognition as a singer than an actor. Other notable songs of the album were ‘Cover Me Lord’, ‘Just Obey’, ‘Good Girl’, and various others.
Lisa Whelchel also got featured in a music video as ‘Contemporary Christian Music’.
In addition to this, Lisa is an excellent spokesperson in association with the Christian-based live event organization as ‘Women of Faith’.
Awards and Achievements
Apart from an actor, spokesperson, and a singer, Lisa is also a writer who wrote a book as ‘So You’re Thinking About Homeschooling’.
Lisa Whelchel was nominated for the prestigious award ‘Grammy Award’ in the category of ‘Best Inspirational Performance’.
Net Worth of Lisa Whelchel
She has been a supreme lady who has shown her versatility in the diverse fields of work with utmost success and popularity in Hollywood. Therefore, the total net worth of Lisa Whelchel is about $3.5 million approximately.
Significantly, Lisa became a role model for every single girl in the 1980s. Lisa has also featured as a strong remarkable contestant for the American reality series ‘Survivor: Philippines’.