Kirstie Alley Wiki Biography, Age, Death, Education, Career, Parents, Net Worth

Kirstie Louise Alley was born on January 12, 1951 and died on December 5, 2022. She was an American actress. Her breakout role was as Rebecca Howe in the NBC sitcom Cheers (1987–1993), for which she received an Emmy Award and a Golden Globe in 1991. From 1997 to 2000, she starred as the lead in the sitcom Veronica’s Closet, earning additional Emmy and Golden Globe nominations. On film, she was perhaps best known for her role as Mollie Jensen in Look Who’s Talking (1989) and its two sequels (1990–1993).

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Latest News: Kirstie Alley, Emmy-Winning ‘Cheers’ Actress, Dies at 71. The cause was cancer, according to a statement from her family on Twitter

Kirstie Alley Wiki Biography Info : Overview

Article Name Kirstie Alley Wiki Biography
Full NameKirstie Louise Alley
Date of BirthJanuary 12, 1951 (Wichita, Kansas, U.S)
Age71 Years Old
DiedDecember 5, 2022(aged 71) Tampa, Florida, U.S
Height1.71 meters
NationalityAmerican
ProfessionActress, Television Personality
Net Worth$40 Million approx
Social Media ProfilesTwitter | Instagram | Facebook

Early Life

Alley was born in Wichita, Kansas, to Robert Deal Alley, who owned a lumber company, and Lillian Alley. She had two siblings, Colette and Craig. Alley attended Wichita Southeast High School, graduating in 1969. She attended college at Kansas State University, dropping out after her sophomore year. After moving to Los Angeles to pursue Scientology and work as an interior designer, Alley appeared as a contestant on the game show Match Game in 1979. She won both rounds, winning $500 in the first round and $5500 in the second round. She also appeared on the game show Password Plus in 1980. On both shows she described her profession as interior designer. In 1981, an automobile accident involving a drunk driver killed her mother and left her father seriously injured.

Physical Status : Age, Height, Weight, Hair & Eye Color etc.

Body Measurements39-28-37 inches
BodytypeHourglass 
Height5 feet 7½ inches (1.71 m)
Weight66 kg (145 lbs)
Waist28 inches
Hair ColorLight Brown
Eye ColorGreen
Shoe Size9 US
Dress Size10 US

Kirstie Alley Education

  • Qualification: University Drop-Out
  • School: Witchita Southeast High School, Wichita, KS (1969)
  • College: Kansas State University, Manhattan , University of Kansas

Family Profile

Kirstie Alley Children
  • Father: Robert Deal Alley
  • Mother: Lillian Mickie Heaton Alley
  • Brother: Craig Deal Alley
  • Sister: Colette Alley
  • Marital Status: Divorced
  • Ex Spouse: Parker Stevenson (1983 – 1997) and Bob Alley (1971 – 1977)
  • No. of Children: 2 (Two)
  • Son: William True Stevenson
  • Daughter: Lillie Price Stevenson
  • Past Relationships:
    • James Wilder (1997 – 1999)
    • William Shatner (1980 – 1981)

Kirstie Alley Favorites

  • Favorite Singer: Jamie Foxx, Prince
  • Favorite TV shows: Cheers
  • Favorite Destination: Nyc
  • Favorite Food: Chicken Fettuccine, Chocolate Brownies

Career

Alley made her film debut in 1982 in Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, playing the Vulcan Starfleet officer Lieutenant Saavik, but chose not to reprise that role in the next two sequels, later saying she was offered less money than for Star Trek II.

She was also a regular on the ABC television series Masquerade from 1983 to 1984. In the years following, she starred in a number of smaller films, including One More Chance, Blind Date and Runaway. In 1985, she starred in the ABC miniseries North and South, and also portrayed feminist icon Gloria Steinem in the television movie A Bunny’s Tale. In 1987, Alley starred alongside Mark Harmon in the comedy film Summer School. The film was a box office success, grossing over $35 million in the United States.

Later in 1987, Alley joined the cast of NBC sitcom Cheers, replacing Shelley Long. It became her breakout hit role and she remained with the show for six years until its eleventh and final season. In 1989, Alley starred with John Travolta in Look Who’s Talking. The film grossed over $295 million worldwide. They then went on to make two other films centered on the same theme, Look Who’s Talking Too and Look Who’s Talking Now. After two Emmy Award nominations for her work on Cheers, in 1988 and 1990, she won the Emmy on her third nomination, in 1991.

Alley earned her second Emmy for the 1994 television film David’s Mother. For her contributions to the film industry, Alley received a motion pictures star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 7000 Hollywood Boulevard in 1995.

From 1997 to 2000, Alley played the title character in the NBC sitcom Veronica’s Closet, as well as serving as executive producer on the show. She served as the spokesperson for Pier 1 Imports from 2000 to 2004, and for Jenny Craig from 2004 to 2007.

TV Land aired a sitcom that centered on Alley as a Broadway star and a new parent. It was titled Kirstie, and reunited her with former Cheers co-star Rhea Perlman and Seinfeld star Michael Richards. The series premiered on December 4, 2013, and ran for one season before it was canceled, five months after ending its freshman run.

She was partnered with Maksim Chmerkovskiy on the 15th season of Dancing with the Stars, where she finished in second place. In 2015 Alley was cast in Time Crashers, a reality history program on Channel 4. In 2022, Alley competed in season seven of The Masked Singer as “Baby Mammoth” of Team Cuddly.

Kirstie Alley Achievement and Awards

Golden Globe Awards

1991Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Comedy or MusicalCheers (1982) 

Primetime Emmy Awards

1994Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a SpecialDavid’s Mother (1994) 
1991Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy SeriesCheers (1982)

Net Worth

Kirstie Alley was an American actress, model and producer who had a net worth of $40 million at the time of her death. Unfortunately, Kirstie Alley died on December 5, 2022 at the age of 71 after a private battle with cancer. Kirstie Alley is certainly best remembered for her role as Rebecca Howe on the NBC sitcom “Cheers.” The role earned her Emmy and Golden Globe Awards. She later received nominations for her performances on the sitcom “Veronica’s Closet” and the crime series “The Last Don,” and won another Emmy for the television film “David’s Mother.” On the big screen, Alley has appeared in such films as “Shoot to Kill,” “Look Who’s Talking,” “Village of the Damned,” “It Takes Two,” “Deconstructing Harry,” and “Drop Dead Gorgeous.”

FAQ’s

Q. Who is Kirstie Alley?

A. She was an American Actress, died on December, 2022.

Q. Who is Kirstie Alley parents?

A. Father’s name Robert Deal Alley and Mother’s Lillian Mickie Heaton Alley.

Q. What is the net worth of Kirstie Alley?

A. Kirstie Alley was an American actress, model and producer who had a net worth of $40 million at the time of her death.