Shanna Moakler's net worth: 'Celebrity Big Brother' star makes millions from modeling
Few among the fans may know Shanna Moakler as Travis Barker's ex-wife. Although, apart from this identity, the actress has achieved quite much successful career in Hollywood. The actress was once chosen as a Playmate of the Month for Playboy magazine in 2001.
Shanna Moakler will now be seen in 'Celebrity Big Brother' competing with 9 other contestants to bag out the massive grand prize and earn a lot of fan following. At 17, Shanna Moakler represented Rhode Island in Miss Teen USA 1992 pageant. She successfully secured the third position in the preliminaries, the sixth position in the interview segment, and the fifth position in the swimsuit competition. Shanna Moakler's estimated net worth is a whopping amount of $15 million. If you want to know more about her career and early life following her success, then continue reading.
Shanna Moakler was born on March 21, 1975. Moakler won the Miss New York USA pageant in 1995, and in the same year, she was the first runner-up at Miss USA, after winner Chelsi Smith. She started her career in modeling at 15. After stepping into modeling, she started grooming herself for becoming an actress. With this, she marked her appearance as a regular for a total of 2 seasons on 'Pacific Blues' that is a USA Network television series.
Shanna Moakler's early life
Shanna Moakler is the daughter of John W Moakler III, who is a dentist and Gail Moakler in Providence, Rhode Island. Shanna was a very talented and competitive roller skater for 12 years. The actress went to Barrington High School for pursuing her higher education and claims to have been the biggest dork. However, as soon she completed her graduation, she was in a relationship with the caption of the football team and was also voted as the best dressed. This recognition encouraged her to move to Miami for pursuing a modeling career.
Shanna Moakler's career and personal life
In 2009, Shanna responded to Miss USA gay marriage controversy as she appeared in a PSA that supported overturning the result of California's Proposition 8. Following many allegations reigning Miss California USA Carrie Prejean has posed for risque photos and was violating terms of her contract, Donald Trump decided to decline the strip Prejean of her crown. Later, Shanna Moakler signed the resignation as co-director for the pageant on May 13, 2009. Moakler also made a pro-vegetarianism ad for PETA, and in 2013, she posed nude for a PETA anti-fur ad campaign. While talking about her personal life, the actress married Travis Barker in 2004, but the marriage proved unsuccessful, and the duo took divorce in 2008.
Shanna Moakler's net worth
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Shanna Moakler makes an impressive sum of $15 million. However, it is observable that she makes most of her income through her career in modeling and the film industry. As a result, she earns a massive name and fame.