Shanna Lynn Moakler is a famous model, actress, and reality television personality from the United States. She was crowned Miss New York USA in year 1995 and finished as the first runner-up at the Miss USA competition the following year. Moakler succeeded Chelsi Smith as Miss USA in year 1995, following her victory in the Miss Universe competition that year.
|Full Name||Shanna Lynn Moakler|
|Birth Date||28 March 1975|
|Birth Place||Providence, Rhode Island, USA|
|Profession||Model / Actor|
|Life & Career|
Shanna Lynn Moakler was born in the US on 28th of March 1975, in Providence, Rhode Island. Her father, John W Moakler III, was a dentist, and her mother, Gail Moakler, was a stay-at-home mother. Shanna has two older brothers, Kirk and John IV, as well as an older sister, Michelle, who tragically passed away in 2012.
Shanna spent the most of her youth on her grandfather’s farm, where she played outside and thought of herself as a tomboy. Shanna was a competitive roller skater at the age of 12 and had competed in a number of events. In terms of her schooling, she received her diploma from Barrington High School in Bristol County, where she was chosen best dressed.
Shanna aspired to be a model after college, so she relocated to Miami to pursue her dream, and then worked in New York City for a few years. Moakler eventually made his home in Los Angeles. Moakler stated in one of her interviews that she was just 4-foot-11 till she reached puberty at the age of 17.
Shanna Moakler started her career at the age of 17 and entered the pageant scene, where she represented Rhode Island in the Miss Teen USA pageant. Moakler received the title of Miss Teen All American as a first runner-up in 1993. Shanna, on the other hand, won Miss USA in May 1995, when the reigning Miss Universe, Chelsie Smith, was crowned Miss Universe.
Later on, she was approached for a number of assignments and modelled for publications including as Cosmopolitan and Brentwood. Moakler earned Playmate of the Month in December 2001 after signing a deal with a men’s leisure magazine. She went on to model for a number of well-known companies, including Calvin Klein, TJ Maxx, and Stoli Vodka, as well as being featured in the fashion magazines Seventeen and Maxim.
She debuted as an actor in the television series Pacific Blue in 1998, in addition to being a model. Moakler participated in two seasons of this USA Network series. She featured in the MTV reality show Meet the Barkers in 2005. She then featured on ABC’s dancing competition show Dancing with the Stars and as a HouseGuest on Celebrity Big Brother’s third season.
Shanna Moakler debuted on the VH1 reality show Hollywood Exes in 2014. Regardless, she participated in films such as Poison Ivy, Telling You, The Wedding Singer, Love Stinks, Critical Mass, Pauly Shore Is Dead, Big Mama’s House 2, and others.
|Personal Life & Relationships|
Moakler was in a relationship with boxer Oscar De La Hoya from year 1994 until year 1996, and later with musician Billy Idol. They announced their engagement in year 1998, and their first child, Atiana Cecilia De La Hoya, was born the following year. Shanna and Oscar De decided to divorce in year 2000, and Mokler sued her ex-husband for $62 million in palimony. The matter was resolved out of court the following year.
Moakler then began dating Travis Barker, a well-known musician and record producer, in year 2002. Mokler and Travis Barker married on 30th of October 2004, and they have two children together named, Landon Barker and Alabama Barker. Travis and Shanna decided to divorce in February of 2008, after a 5-year romance.
Currently, the actress is dating Matthew Rondeau, a well-known model. They’ve been dating since year 2020 and have been spotted together at many events and gatherings.
Shanna is believed to have a net worth of $15 million dollars. She is one of the highest-paid television personalities and models in the country, and her performances on various shows have won her a lot of attention. The actress has amassed a sizable fortune as a result of her successful modelling and acting career.
Brand endorsements, commercials, fashion shows, television programmes, and Instagram sponsored posts account for the majority of her earnings. Moakler is also a businesswoman as she is an executive producer and director, and she makes a lot of money from it. Shanna Moakler earns more than $1.5 million each year.