Shelley Fabares

Shelley Fabares is a singer and actress who is known for her roles in shows like “The Donna Reed Show” and “Coach”.

Shelley Fabares Bio, Age :

Shelley Fabares was born on 19th day of January 1944 in Santa Monica, California. Her father’s name James Fabares and her mother’s name is Elsa. Her nationality is American and her ethnic background is white. There is no information related to her education. However, she started modeling right from elementary school.

Shelley Fabares Body Measurements :

She has a height of 5 feet 4 inches and weighs 55 kg. Her bra size is 38B (US) and shoe size is not known. Her hair color is dark brown and her eye color is gray.

Shelley Fabares Career :

Shelley started acting at the youthful age of three and made her big appearance at 10 years old when she showed up in a scene of Letter to Loretta. The lassie would later pack the job of Mary Stone in The Donna Reed Show in the wake of showing up as a visitor star on a bunch of TV arrangement.

Indeed, her expanding popularity got her a chronicle contract. She secured Lyn Duddy and Lee Pockriss’ melody Johnny Angel and it rapidly turned into an enormous hit. The single from Shelley’s collection – Shelley! in the long run made it to number one on the Billboard Hot 100. she made appearances in many movies like Clambake, Girl Happy and Spinout.

Shelley Fabares also played major roles in different television series such as Fantasy Island, Mary Hartman, Love and many more.

Shelley Fabares Relationship :

Her first marriage with Lou Adler didn’t go too well so she got divorced. She got married to Mike Farrell who is an American actor. She became a stepmom of Mike’s two kids Michael and Erin.

Shelley Fabares Net Worth :

She has made decent earning from her successful career. As of 2018, her net worth is $1.5 million.

Shelley Fabares Awards :

Shelley has been nominated for two times for Primetime Emmy Award. She has been awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award.

Facts of Shelley Fabares

Full NameShelley Fabares
Net Worth$1.5 Million
Date Of BirthJanuary 19, 1944
Age76 years 2 months
Place Of BirthSanta Monica, California, U.S.
Height5' 4" (1.63 m)
ProfessionActress, Singer
SpouseLou Adler (m. 1964; div. 1980), Mike Farrell (m. 1984)
ParentsElsa Fabares, James Fabares
AwardsPrimetime Emmy Awards, Lifetime Achievement Award, Emmy Award (1994)
Albums"Shelley!", "The Things We Did Last Summer", "Teenage Triangle", Soundtracks:"Spring Fever" (1965), "Make Me Happy" (1966), "Next Time I Say Goodbye I'm Leaving" (1968)
Movies"Girl Happy" (1965), "Spinout" (1966), "Clambake" (1967) "Johnny Angel" (1962), “Justice League”, “Superman: Braniac Attacks”
TV Shows“Fantasy Island”, “Mannix”, “Mary Hartman”,“The Rockford Files”, The Donna Reed Show (1958–1963), "Coach" (1989–1997), “Fantasy Island”, “Mannix”, “Mary Hartman”
FacebookShelley Fabares Facebook
IMDBShelley Fabares IMDB

Quick Facts of Shelley Fabares

1Appeared with her aunt, Nanette Fabray, on One Day at a Time (1975) and the April 15, 1975 episode of The Hollywood Squares (1965).
2Her mother died from Alzheimer's.
3Considered Donna Reed as her second mother.
4Her sister, Smokey, gave her away at her marriage to Mike Farrell.
5Her' three movies with Elvis Presley--Girl Happy (1965), Spinout (1966) and Clambake (1967)--were not the only associations she had had with "The King." When her one-hit-wonder "Johnny Angel" topped the charts on April 7, 1962, she was ousted from the #1 position two weeks later by Presley's "Good Luck Charm." The two future co-stars held the #1 and #2 chart positions through late April into May 1962. Incidentally, backing Fabares on "Johnny Angel" were Glen Campbell (guitar), Hal Blaine (drums), The Blossoms (backing vocals), etc.
6Carl Betz starred as her father in The Donna Reed Show (1958) and the movie Spinout (1966).
7Frank Sinatra once sang to her on one of his TV specials in the 1950s.
8Stepmother of Erin Farrell and Michael Farrell.
9Is portrayed by Lorraine Landry in A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes: The Annette Funicello Story (1995)
10Is the best friend of Annette Funicello.
11Received a liver transplant in October 2000. Her liver failed due to an auto-immune disorder.
12During the mid-1980s she and Heather Langenkamp teamed up for a Murder, She Wrote (1984)-style pilot for a TV series called Suburban Beat (1985). They were cast as housewives who solved mysteries.
13Niece of Nanette Fabray.
14Some sources give her year of birth as 1942 and others as 1946. The year on her birth certificate is 1944.

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