Suzanne Somers (original name: Suzanne Marie Mahoney) is an actress, singer, author, entrepreneur and health spokesperson, who is best known for her television roles played as Chrissy Snow on Three’s Company as well as Carol Foster-Lambert featured on Step by Step. Here is a quick summary of Suzanne Somers’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Suzanne Somers was born in the year 1946 to Irish-American Catholic based family, born as the third out of four children. Her birthplace is San Bruno, located in California.
Name of her mother is Marion Elizabeth, who worked as a medical secretary, whereas the name of her father is Francis Mahoney, who served a laborer as well as a gardener. She appeared in Capuchino High School and was approved at San Francisco College for Women.
After a short marriage to the father of her first baby, named Bruce Somers, the actress turned as a prize model on Anniversary Game (from the period of 1969 till 1970). Here she encountered host named Alan Hamel; the couple is married since the year 1977.
It is known that she was analysed with stage-two breast cancer during the year 2000, and faced a lumpectomy to eradicate cancer after having done radiation therapy. However, she decided to decline chemotherapy, which doctors might prescribe for additional assurance, in favour of an agitated mistletoe extract named Iscador.
Somers started off her career in acting through minor roles made during the late 1960s as well as early 1970s.
This included roles on diverse talk shows endorsing her book of poetry, and parts in films, like “Blonde in the white Thunderbird” within American Graffiti, as well as one episode of the American based version of a sitcom entitled Lotsa Luck in the role of the femme fatale during the era of the early 1970s.
The actress too performed in The Rockford Files as well as obtained one unaccredited role as a topless pool girl playing in Magnum Force, both featured in the year 1974.
She even had a guest-starring type role on The Six Million Dollar Man, during the year 1977 episode entitled “Cheshire Project.” She was featured in famous ABC sitcom entitled Three’s Company in the year 1977.
Prior to the dispute with Three’s Company based producers and ABC terminated, rival network CBS distinguished that Somers was eventually made available. These people have signed her to an agreement as well as one development deal made for her personal sitcom, to be named as The Suzanne Somers Show, wherein she was featured to play an “over-the-top” airline warden.
She performed in two Playboy cover-feature stripped pictorials, during years 1980 as well as 1984. The initial collection of photos was captured by Stan Malinowski during the year 1970 while Somers was actually a struggling model and carried out a test photoshoot for that magazine.
Awards & Achievements
Suzanne Somers has won two People’s Choice Awards as well as obtained a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame in the year 2003. Naming her a legend in this industry, in the year 2014, Direct Marketing Response instated Somers to the infomercial Hall of Fame.
Net Worth of Suzanne Somers
Suzanne Somers has an estimated net worth of $110 million. She has made most of her fortune with her works in multiple careers like acting, being an author, and singing.
She has performed in The Rockford Files, American Graffiti, The Love Boat, One Day at a Time, The Six Million Dollar Man and Starsky and Hutch, adding to her income. From the period of 1977 till 1981, she has performed her finest known role, i.e. Chrissy Snow on Three’s Company.
It is known that in the season five of the show, she and ABC was involved in financial and contract disagreements.
Suzanne Somers is one of the very few actresses who can succeed to earn net worth in three-digits. The era of the 1970s proved to be the turning point in her career as she has learnt great experiences as well as reached to stardom.