Jennifer Eve Garth or Jennie was born on April 3rd, 1972 in Urbana of Illinois province of United States. She is the youngest child to John and Carolyn Garth. She spent most of her life at her parent’s place which was a 25-acre ranch outside Urbana with her six elder brothers and sisters. She started her career at the age of thirteen with modeling and learning dance. It was when she turned 15 was spotted at a local talent show by Hollywood scout manager Randy James. She then left her studies and moved to Los Angeles with her mother.
With a lot of struggles, she finally got the role of Ericka McCray in the NBC Series ‘A brand new life” (1989). This followed of her getting cast as ‘Kelly Taylor’ in the immortal hit series Beverly Hills, and 90210(1990) on FOX television. After this, she got featured in a lot of television serials and movies. She married actor Peter Facinelli in 2001 but got divorced on account of his extramarital affairs. She is currently dating Dave Abrams.
The actress started with a small role of Denise for an episode only of the series Growing Pains in 1989. After this, she got an offer of a six episodes series Brand new life in which she played the character of Ericka McCray. In the same year (1990) she played Karrie Donato in the television series Teen Angel Returns. Finally, in the year 1990, she got her breakthrough which made her noticed and remembered Beverly Hills, 9010 in which she played the role of Kelly Taylor the series ran for 292 episodes.
Some of her movies and television series are: Melrose Place(1992), Danielle Steel’s Star (1993), Lies of the Heart: the story of Laurie Kellogg (1994), Without Consent (1994), Falling for you (1995), The Larry Sanders show (1995), Biker mice from Mars (1995), An unsatisfied affair (1996), A loss of innocence (1996), The street (2000-01), Watching the detectives (2001), What I like about you (2002-06), The last cowboy (2003), Secret Santa (2003), American dad (2006), Girl, positive (2007), 90210 (2008-10), Accidentally in love (2011), A Christmas wedding tail (2011), Village people (2012), Jennie Garth: a little bit country (2012), The Eleventh victim (2012), Community (2013), Holidaze (2013), Mystery Girls (2014), the Jennie Garth project (2014), A time to dance (2016).
Amongst all her notable roles in some films was Sharon Penn in the movie Power 98 (1996), Mary Fagan Bailey in My Brother’s’ War (1997), and Kelly Taylor in Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story. She has won the young artist award for her performance in Beverly Hills series in 1992, although she was nominated in 1991 as well. In 2008 she won the Prism awards for outstanding performance in a miniseries for Girl, Positive.
Education: She studied at Greenway High School as the freshman and then later at Apollo High School. But she left her high school at the junior level to work with Randy James in Los Angeles.
Jennie Garth Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $6.5 Million US Dollars
The award-winning actress estimated net worth is of $6.5 million US dollars as of 2017. She is one of the highly paid actresses of America.
Jennie Business Model
The actress plans to launch a series which will showcase a room by room renovation of her house it will be called ‘The Jennie Garth Project’. Mother of three daughters Jennie also reveals her thoughts into a book ‘ Deep thoughts from a Hollywood blonde’.
After her divorce with Peter Facinelli, Jennie has been dating Dave Abrams and is now married to him (2015). She and her new husband were recently seen celebrating Halloween at her ex-husband place i.e. Peter Facinelli. Jennie is often spotted with Dave shopping and partying socially like any newlywed do.
Jennie Garth, the teen icon of Kelly Taylor from Beverly Hills has come a long way, facing strongly all the success and failure, good and hard times equally and maturely. She is the perfect role model for any teen girl hoping to become a star in Hollywood. The actress is full of energy and stands to true the proverb that age is just a number.