The beauty possesses a never-ending list of amazing qualities and talents. Shelley Hennig is a beauty pageant holder, dancer, poet, social advocate, and an actor. Brace yourself as we take you through her life and abilities. The multitalented star is known for winning Miss Teen USA in 2004 and for her role of Malia Tate in TV series Teen Wolf.
How Much Is Shelley’s Net Worth?
The Teen Choice Award recipient is known for her thriller role in Teen Wolf as Malia Tate. Shelley is an American model and actress, and her net worth of $1 million doesn’t reflect her talents. But her net worth is bound to make a substantial rise in the coming days.
The blonde beauty won Miss Louisiana Teen 2004, and she later went to grab Miss Teen USA in the same year. Shelley graduated from Destrehan High School where she was named Academic Excellence Student. The keen poet also has two of her poems published in the Young Authors Book of Poetry.
The beauty pageant holder got her acting career up and rolling when she appeared in Days of our Lives in 2007 and got nominated for Daytime Emmy Awards. After making appearances in The Secret Circle, Friend Me, Justified, and Blue Bloods, she shattered the hit list when she was one of the main casts of Teen Wolf. There, she won Teen Choice Awards in 2016.
The Metairie, Louisiana native has an acting-credit in several movies, and series like Zach Stone Is Gonna Be Famous, Summer of 8, and Liberty Crossing. In 2018, Shelly portrayed a character of Carrie Grey in the comedy movie When We First Met. She also landed a role of Alicia in Ian Edelman's directed flick The After Party.
Shelley Lost Older Brother To A Drunk Driving-Incident!
The actress before winning Miss Teen pageant went through a tragic phase when her older brother was killed in the drunk-driving incident. Her older brother Brad Joseph died in Destrehan, Lousiana on 9 August 2001. Driving under the influence of alcohol led her younger brother to have a sad demise at the tender age of 18.
Since then, she is working as an advocate against underage drinking and also works in the Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse (C.A.D.A) which is a local non-profit organization. Alongside the non-profit organizations, Shelley is in a mission to enlighten the teens about the dangers of alcoholism.
Is Shelley Dating Or Single?
The actress didn't go unnoticed after giving steamy scenes in Teen Wolf with co-star Tyler Posey likes a maintain a personal space. The beautiful actress is, without a doubt, a dream girl of any man. Fans were stunned when her rumored relationship with Jay Kenneth Johnson surfaced in 2007. There wasn't any confirmation from the couple. It's believed that they decided to part ways in 2012.
Then there were rumors of Shelley dating Thomas Dekker in 2012. But this relationship as well ended without any revelation and conclusive evidence.
In 2013, Ben McKenzie entered the scene and the news of an implicit affair between the couple surfaced. But like any other relationship, couple split without any public appearances to their name.
Is Shelley Mother Of A Daughter?
After few rumors and secret affairs, Shelley shocked the world when she posted a photo of herself with a cute girl. And people were quick to speculate that the girl was, in fact, the daughter of Shelley with one of her boyfriend. But later Shelley shot down the rumors and confirmed that she is just a relative and baby best friend.
Shelly and her relative baby Mary in New Orleans French Quarter in June 2018 (Photo: Instagram)
The actress was further spotted with her cute relative baby Mary in June 2018. She arrived in the historic New Orleans French Quarter with her once rumored daughter and the duo enjoyed their drinks. Sherry shared the picture on her Instagram and captioned, 'From left to right: Mary, me, Ray and #bff.'
Shelley’s Short Bio
According to wiki sources, the beauty was born as Shelley Catherine Hennig in Metairie, Louisiana, US on January 2, 1987. She was born to parents Glenn H. Henning, Sr. and Cathy Distefano Gosset. She spent her childhood in Louisiana with her family along with two siblings Brad Joseph and Glenn Hennig Jr.
The Louisiana native possesses a decent height of 1.73 m (5 feet 8 inches) with excellent physique. Shelley who currently ages 31 belongs to white ethnicity.