Is Kirstie Alley dead? Her Bio, Career, Net worth, Personal life, Early life, Facts
Who is Kirstie Alley?
Kristie Louise Alley is a very reputed, famous and stunning Hollywood actress who got a big break in 1982 playing Lieutenant JG Saavik in the sci-fi movie Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan. She is well known for her role as Rebecca Howe in NBC sitcom Cheers. Along with it, she is also a speak model and comedian.
How was the Early Life of Kirstie Alley?
She was born on 12 January 1982 Wichita, Kansas to father Robert Deal Alley (owner of a lumber company) and mother Lillian Mickie (a homemaker). She has 2 siblings named Colette and Craig. She has graduated in 1969 from Wichita Southeast High School and attended Kansas State University which she dropped after her sophomore year and moved to Los Angeles to gain Scientology and work as an interior designer. She won $500 in the 1st round and $5500 in the second round by appearing as a contestant game show Match Game in 1979. She again appeared on a game show called Password Plus in 1990. In 1991, she loses her mother in a serious car accident by a drunk driver where her father was seriously injured and eventually recovered.
How did Kirstie Alley start her Career?
She was an interior designer before being an actress. She started her career as an actress from 1982 through her 1st movie Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan but she denied for next two sequels saying that she was paid less money than other stars. In the same year, she cast in smaller movies which include One More Chance, Blind Date, and Runway. In the ABC miniseries North-South, books I and II she played Virgilia Hazard in 1985. In 1987, she had a role in comedy film 'Summer School'. In 1989, her film 'Look Who's Talking' grossed over $295,000,000 worldwide in which she had played with John Travolta. After that, they made two more films with the same theme 'Look Who's Talking too' and 'Look Who's Talking Now'. During her career in acting, she won Emmy Awards. In 1994, she again won Emmy Award for her movie David's Mother. In 1995, she received a motion picture star on the Hollywood Walk of Frame at 7000 Hollywood Boulevard for her contributions to the film industry. She served as executive producer on the show from 1997 to 2000 as well as playing the title character in the NBC sitcom Veronica's Closet. From 2000 to 2004, she served as the spokesperson for Pier One and for Jenny Craig from 2005 to 2008. TV land reunited her with 'Cheers' co-star Rhea Perlman and 'Seinfeld' star Michael Richards that aired a sitcom which centered on Alley as a Broadway Star and a new planet.
She was announced as a contestant on Dancing With The Stars on February 2011 and partnered with Maksim Chmerkovskiy. Their 1st dance cha-cha-cha received 23 points out of 30 which earned the 2nd highest score. Their final dance scored 30 out of 30 and won 2nd place, behind NFL Super Bowl champion Hines Ward. To win the minor ball trophy she again took part in the 15th season of Dancing With The Stars with same dance partner, Chmerkovskiy but got eliminated as the 7th couple from the competition.
What is the Net Worth of Kirstie Alley?
Her net worth is estimated to be $30 million USD. She has two house where her Isleboro island home is worth $2.35 million USD and her Enrico, California home is worth $6.5 million USD. Her annual income is $3.03 million USD.
Who is in the Personal Life of Kirstie Alley?
She got married twice in her lifetime. Her 1st husband in 1970 was her fur-cousin, unfortunately, the couple doesn’t have any children with him. Again on 22 December 1983, she married her 2nd husband Parker Stevenson from whom she has two children but in 1997 she divorced with him. At present, she is completely single.
Facts about Kirstie Alley
According to the source, there has been a rumor that Alley is dead but, but the truth is she is enjoying her life with her grandchildren. Yes, she has announced that she is the grandmother of Waylon Tripp Parker as her son William welcomed his son on June 21, 2016. She is also the winner of the Golden Globe Awards. She also has much more fan followers on her social sites.
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