|Real Name/Full Name:
|Shawnee Rebecca Smith
|54 years old
|3 July 1969
|Orangeburg, South Carolina
|Kai Mattoon (m. 2005–2006), Jason Reposar (m. 1998–2003)
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):
|Yes (Verve Reposar and Jackson Mattoon)
|Is Shawnee Smith Lesbian?
|actor and singer
|Net Worth in 2024:
Shawnee Rebecca Smith is an American actor and singer known for her portrayal of Amanda Young in the Saw franchise and for starring as Linda in the CBS sitcom Becker. Also, she co-starred as Jennifer Goodson, on the FX sitcom Anger Management between 2012 and 2014. Later, with actor Missi Pyle, Amith served as half of Smith & Pyle, a country-rock band.
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Early Life & Biography
Smith was born at Orangeburg Regional Hospital in Orangeburg, South Carolina, to Patricia Ann (née Smoak), an oncology nurse, and James H. Smith, a financial planner. When she was two years old, her parents divorced.
Smith attended Ranchito Avenue Elementary School in Panorama City, Los Angeles, and Madison Jr. High in North Hollywood, Los Angeles, and then proceeded to North Hollywood High School, graduating in 1987.
Smith has two children: a daughter from her marriage to photographer Jason Reposar and a son from her brief marriage to musician Kai Mattoon.
Smith and Reposar hooked up in 1998 while on vacation in Scotland with whom they divorced in 2003. Consequently, she wrote a song that talked about the divorce that she underwent.
Smith converted from Lutheranism to Eastern Orthodoxy, and in 2013, after her religious conversion, Smith expressed regret about two Maxim photo shoots.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 3 July 1969, Shawnee Smith is 54 years old as of today’s date 25th February 2024. Her height is 1.61 m tall, and her weight is 56 kg.
Smith started acting as a child and made appearances on stage in A Christmas Carol repertory from age eight to 11 and starred in a stage play with Richard Dreyfuss at age 15.
At the age of nine, she joined the Screen Actors Guild and made her feature film debut in John Huston’s 1982 adaptation of the Broadway musical Annie. She co-starred in two melodramas, Not My Kid and Crime of Innocence, in 1985.
Smith, in 1987, co-starred in Summer School as the pregnant student Rhonda Altobello.
In the 1989 film Who’s Harry Crumb?, Smith played a wealthy teen who helps John Candy locate her kidnapped sister and later co-starred with Jennie Garth and Barbara Eden in the Brand New Life series. After co-starring in the remake of Michael Cimino’s thriller Desperate Hours I 1990, she took a three-year break from acting in the early 1990s because she had outgrown teen roles. Shawnee appeared in the TV miniseries, The Stand-In 1994, and finally landed in a small role in the film Leaving Las Vegas and has had steady work ever since.
Smith co-starred as Linda in Becker from 1998 to 2004 and also played Julie Lawry in the 1994 miniseries The Stand, based on the novel by Stephen King. She has appeared as a guest several television shows like Cagney & Lacey, Murder, She Wrote, The X-Files, Players, and Law & Order: Los Angeles.
In recent years, she became familiar with her role as Amanda Young in the Saw films, which she admitted that she had a hard time watching. Shawnee turned the part of Amanda Young down because it tormented her, after which she changed her mind after the role was offered to her a second time.
Smith made an appearance in the ten-minute short film trailer Repo! The Genetic Opera in 2006. The van was filmed in Toronto, Ontario, and was an adaptation from the stage version. However, in 2007, her role was replaced by Paris Hilton.
Smith played Detective In 2008 Gina Harcourt in the FEARnet original series 30 Days of Night: Dust to Dust. The series is a continuation of the first webisode series 30 Days of Night: Blood Trails.
From 20 October 2008 to 8 December 2008, Smith has hosted the VH1 reality program, Scream Queens. Due to scheduling conflicts, Smith would not be returning as host and mentor for Season 2 and was replaced by Jaime King.
In 2009, Smith played the role of Dr. Sullivan, a child psychiatrist in the third installment of The Grudge trilogy, The Grudge 3. On 30 August 2010, she appeared as a guest star on The Secret Life of the American Teenager.
Awards & Achievements
The table below shows a list of awards that she has received in her career journey.
|Film or series
|Dramalogue Critics Award
|To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday
|Young Artist Award
|Exceptional Young Actress Starring in a Television Special or Movie of the Week
|Crime of Innocence
|Young Artist Award
|Best Young Actress in a Horror or Mystery Motion Picture
|Spike TV Scream Awards
|Most Vile Villain
|Saw III, with Tobin Bell
Net worth & Salary of Shawnee Smith in 2024
As of February 2024, Shawnee Smith is an American actress and singer who has a net worth of $4 million. She has made most of her net worth from her career, which she began at a very young age of nine years. Smith has been active in the industry since 1978, from which Smith has amassed massive popularity in addition to her jaw-dropping financial net worth. The awards she has earned has also significantly contributed to her current net worth.
Shawnee has been so fortunate in her career path as her gift has been massively received worldwide since its inception. Such favor is not common with many talented personalities around. Therefore, we project that shortly, she will continue to amass considerable amounts of wealth.