Helen Shaver is a Canadian-born actress who has accumulated a net worth of $10 million. Besides, the successful actress is also an Emmy award winner.
Though she has played in dozens of movies and television shows, Helen is best known for her Law & Order: Special Victims Unit role. Similarly, Castle, The Unit, The Outer Limits, and Summer’s End are her other remarkable works.
So, without much delay, let’s know more about this remarkable actress right now.
Helen Shaver: Quick Facts
|Full Name:||Helen Shaver|
|Birth Date:||February 24, 1951|
|Birth Place:||St. Thomas, Canada|
|Net Worth:||$10 million|
|Social Media:||Twitter, Instagram|
Helen Shaver Net Worth
The famous and prominent actress, Helen, has a net worth of $10 million. She has not revealed other information regarding her assets.
However, there is no doubt that Helen has earned a sufficient amount from her acting career. She has played in many successful movies like Down River, The Craft, and much more.
Like her movie, Down River grossed a sum of over $250,000. Likewise, her other film, The Craft, with a budget of $15,000,000, earned $210,549 in the opening weekend and made $30,900,000 worldwide.
There is no doubt that the 68 years old is living a lavish life as of now.
Early Life and Education
The multitalented actress Helen Shaver was born on February 24, 1951, in St. Thomas, Canada. She holds American citizenship and is of white ethnicity. However, there is little information regarding her parents and siblings. But she did grow up with five sisters.
Talking about her education, Shaver studied at Banff School of Fine Arts. She later enrolled in the University of Victoria in British Columbia.
Age and Height
The $10 million net worth holder Helen is 68 years as of now. She celebrated her 68th birthday this year on February 24. Her zodiac sign is Pisces.
Also, the actress has the perfect slim figure with a radiating face and charming smile. However, her exact measurements of physical attributes, including her weight, height, and others, are unknown.
Professional Career: Columbo
There is no prior information on how or why Helen started her career in the entertainment industry. But luckily, we do know that she debut onscreen in the 1974 television show, The Beachcombers.
Soon Helen was seen in most of the productions, including Starship Invasions(1977), Who Has Seen the Wind(1977), and High Ballin'(1978). Her role in the 1978 movie In Praise of Older Woman won Shaver a Canadian Film Award as Best Lead Actress.
She had made her silver screen debut two years prior from the movie, The Supreme Kid. As of now, the 68 years old actress has played in over dozens of films and television shows such as Coming Out Alive(1980), Gas(1981), Hill Street Blues(1982), The Park Is Mine(1985), The Edison Twins(1986), Tree of Hands(1989), Zebrahead(1992), Morning Glory(1993), Born to Be Wild(1995), We All Fall Down(2000), The L Word(2004), Numb(2007) and much more.
Similarly, the television show Columbo in which Helen starred as Vivian Dimitri, garnered a lot of attention. The show aired from 1971-2003 and was based on a homicide detective named Columbo.
Likewise, Helen appeared in one of the episodes titled “Rest in Peace, Mrs. Columbo.” The episode aired on March 31, 1990, and had 7.7 ratings on IMDb.
Awards and Achievements
Throughout her acting career, the actress has won numerous awards and achievements. In 1978, Shaver won the Best Actress Award for her role in the 1978 film, In Praise of Older Woman.
Likewise, the actress also received the Bronze Leopard Award at the Locarno International Film Festival for her role in Desert Hearts(1985). Because of her remarkable performances, she has collected awards like Genie Award(2000), Emmy Award(1999), and Gemini Award(2003). The latter two awards were given to her for directorial works.
Aside from acting, Helen is also a director who has so far shown her talent in series like The Outer Limits, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Orphan Black, 13 Reasons Why, and a lot of others.
Helen Shaver: Personal Life
Helen Shaver, who has a net worth of $10 million, has been married twice as of now. She married her first husband, Steven Reuther, back in 1979. However, the couple faced some problems with their marriage and ended the relationship in 1982.
Likewise, after being single for seven years, Helen again tied the knot with Steven Smith in 1988. So far, the couple has been spending a blissful life. Even more, they have been blessed with a son named Mackenzie.
Social Media Presence
Twitter– 3,887 Followers
Instagram– 1,489 Followers