Patti Davis bio, Career, Early life, Personal life, Net worth, Facts

June 11, 2019Patti Davis bio, Career, Early life, Personal life, Net worth, Facts

Who is Patti Davis?

Patti Davis is an American actress and author. Similarly, she is well known for her pro-choice viewpoint on abortion and for being against nuclear weapons.

Patti Davis's Early Life

 Patti Davis with her father Ronald

Fig: Patti Davis with her father Ronald

Patti Davis’s real name is Patricia Ann Reagan. She was born on 21 October 1952 in Los Angeles, California. She was born to Ronald Wilson Reagan and Nancy Reagan. Ronald was the U.S. President from 1911 to 2004.

She graduated from the Orme School of Arizona in 1970. She attended Northwestern University from 1970–71, where she studied creative writing and drama. She then went to the University of Southern California for two years.

Patti Davis's Career

 Patti Davis as a model

Fig: Patti Davis as a model

Before having her first publication contract, Davis acted in a few television shows in the early 1980s. In 1986, she published her first novel, Home Front. She used elements of her own life to create a fictional story, and because of that, the book became controversial and she was widely criticized. Following her second novel Deadfall, she wrote an autobiography called The Way I See It, in which she revealed many family dramas and secrets. She has since spoken publicly about how she regrets the form, but not the content, of the critique she presented in the book.

In Playboy's July 1994 problem, Davis presented a "Full Frontal" perspective for the magazine. The magazine's issue also featured Davis on his front cover. This problem is regarded as one of the most contentious coverages of the magazine ever. Davis has posed for other magazines such as more in 2011. Playboy also issued a VHS tape as a complement to the 1994 issue.

When her father was diagnosed with Alzheimer's, she began writing The Long Goodbye. It was published in 2004. During that time, she began writing for magazines and newspapers, including The New York Times, Newsweek and Time. Her original screenplay, Spring Thaw, became the 2007 Hallmark Channel movie Sacrifices of the Heart starring Melissa Gilbert and Ken Howard.

How much is the net worth of Patti Davis?

Davis’s net worth is estimated to be $30 million but there is no Information regarding her Salary. In September 2018, she wrote an opinion on ‘The Washington Post’ that reveals she was sexually abused by Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Brett M. Kavanaugh when they were in high school four decades ago. She did not say this to anyone.

Though she does not remember much she says that she was abused when she was 15 and 17. And now she is ready to testify under oath before a Senate Judiciary Committee.

She brought up Christine Blasey Ford who is a California-based professor, the woman who publicly came forward to accuse Kavanaugh of sexual assault decades ago. She said that she was not surprised she didn't talk about the alleged assault until years later. Ford publicly came forward in an interview with The Washington Post.

She said Ford was criticized for not remembering the address of where the alleged assault occurred. However, she pointed out that Ford recalled the alleged attack. Ford has requested the FBI to investigate the alleged sexual assault. But Kavanaugh has denied the accusations and said he’s willing to testify before the Judiciary Committee to prove his innocence.

Patti Davis's Personal Life

 Patti Davis with her husband Paul Grilley

Fig: Patti Davis with her husband Paul Grilley

Davis is married. Before in the 1980s, she dated Timothy Hutton and later had a two-year relationship with Peter Strauss. In 1984, she married Paul Grilley who is a yoga instructor. Their marriage didn’t go well so they divorced in 1990. They had no children.

Facts of Patti Davis

She changed her last name to her mother's maiden name, Davis, in an effort to have an independent career.


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