Shari Headley Bio, Wiki, Age, Parents, Siblings, Relationship, Net Worth


Who is Shari Headley?

Shari Headley is a famous American actress and former model. She is best recognized for her role as Lisa McDowell in the romantic comedy film ‘Coming to America’.


Short bio:

Full Name: Shari Headley


Age: 55 years old

Date of Birth: 1963-07-15

Birthplace: Queens, New York City, USA

Father: Godfrey Headley

Mother: Sarah Headley

Nationality: American

Hair Color: Black

Eye Color: Black

Height: 5 ft. 8 inches

Weight: 70 kg

Profession: Actress, model

Ex-husband: Christopher Martin  

Children: One





Early Life, Wiki, and Career:

She was born in Queens, New York City, the USA on July 15, 1963. Shari is currently 55 years old. She attended Queens College, New York City.

She signed with Ford modeling agency. Then, she began appearing in commercials for Johnson’s Baby Oil, Burger King, and L’Oreal.

Later, she appeared in magazines such as Mademoiselle and Glamour. After that, she stepped in an acting career and appeared on the NBC television show ‘The Cosby Show’ in 1985. In 1988, she depicted the role of Lisa in the romantic comedy film ‘Coming to America’ and became famous.

Her other films and television appearances include in ‘All My Children’, ‘413 Hope St, Guiding Light’,  ‘The Preacher’s Wife’, ‘Johnson Family vacation’, The Bold and the Beautiful’, ‘Towelhead’, etc.

Family Life, Father, Siblings:

Her father’s name was Godfrey Headley. He was a dental technician but he died in 1982. Her mother’s name is Sarah Headley and Shari along with her mother shifted to the USA when she was 16 years old. She has three siblings and she is the youngest one.

Relationships, Husband, Son:

Shari Headley is currently single. Previously, Shari was married to Christopher Martin. He is an actor and entertainer. The couple paid tied their knot on May 1993 and welcomed a son named Skyler Martin on April 1994. However, the relationship came to an end with divorce in 1995. She is currently living with her son and she is enjoying her single life.

Body Measurement:

She has a height of 5 ft. 8 inches and weighs 70 kg. Also, Shari has black eyes and black hair and her body measurement is 33-24-35 inches.

Net Worth and Salary:

She has an estimated net worth of around $2 million and she earns around $52k per annum from the big screen and around $15k per annum as a television actress.

Her movie ‘Coming to America’ earned $288 million and ‘Johnson Family Vacation’ collected around $31.5 million.

Social Media Accounts:

She has around 22.5k followers on Instagram, about 18.2k  followers on Twitter, and around 12.3k followers on Facebook. 

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