Actresses

Amy Yasbeck Net Worth

Amy Yasbeck Net Worth is
$5 Million

Amy Yasbeck Biography

Amy Marie Yasbeck was born on the 12th September 1962, in Blue Ash, Ohio USA, and is an actress perhaps best known to the world as Casey Chapel Davenport in the TV series “Wings” (1994-1997), she for notable roles in “The Mask” (1994), and “Robin Hood: Men in Tights” (1993), among other differing films. Her career started in 1985.

Have you ever wondered how rich Amy Yasbeck is, as of early 2017? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Yasbeck’s net worth is as high as $5 million, an amount earned through her successful career as an actress, during which she has appeared in more than 60 film and TV titles.

Amy Yasbeck Net Worth $5 Million

Amy is of mixed ancestry; her father John Anthony Yasbeck is of Lebanese descent, while her mother Dorothy Louise Mary is of Irish heritage. Amy went to Summit Country Day School, and Ursuline Academy, both of which are Catholic schools. Amy’s parents died two years part, her father in 1982 and her mother in 1984. After that, she moved to New York City in order to pursue an acting career.

While she was younger, Amy appeared on the package art for the Betty Crocker Easy-Bake Oven, however, her acting career started years later. In 1985 she portrayed Sonia Petrova in the film “Rockhopper”, and then two years later he was cast in “Dallas”, and the soap opera “Days of Our Lives” as Olivia Reed. The same year she featured as Lana in the horror “House II: The Second Story”. By the end of the ‘80s, Amy appeared in such films as “Splash, Too” (1988), and “White Lies” (1989), so her net worth was well established.

She started the next decade quite successfully, landing the role of Elizabeth Stuckey in the Oscar Award-nominated romantic comedy “Pretty Woman”, starring Richard Gere and Julia Roberts, and then appeared in the comedy “Problem Child” as Flo Healy; on the set she met her future husband John Ritter. Amy then repeated her role in the sequel “Problem Child 2” (1991), and in 1994 portrayed Peggy Brandt in Oscar Award-nominated comedy “The Mask”, starring Jim Carrey and Cameron Diaz. The same year she had the role of Casey Chapel Davenport in the sitcom “Wings” (1994-1997), and appeared in 74 episodes of the show which only increased her net worth. In 1995 she appeared in the comedy “Home for the Holidays”, directed by Jodie Foster, and also featured in Mel Brooks’ comedy horror “Dracula: Dead and Loving it”, with Leslie Nielsen and Peter MacNicol. In 1998 she shared the screen again with John Ritter in the film “Dead Husbands”, and she had a small role in the comedy “The Odd Couple II” the same year. Her net worth rose steadily.

After that she became more devoted to her child and husband, and didn’t appear in notable roles until 2005 and the role of Michelle Lackerson in the TV series “Life on a Stick”. Seven years later she got the role of Meg in the film “Little Women, Big Cars”, and the same year appeared in the film “The 4-to-9ers”, with Ashton Moio and Galadriel Stineman. In recent years, Amy has had brief roles in such TV series as “Bones” (2013), “Modern Family” (2013), “Workaholics” (2015), and “Pretty Little Liars” (2016), which have also increased her net worth.

Regarding her personal life, Amy was married to actor John Ritter from 1999 until his death in 2003; they have a daughter born in 1998.

John felt nauseated while rehearsing for “8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter”, and fell into a coma, thought to have suffered a heart attack, but died later that night due to aortic dissection, caused by an undiagnosed congenital heart defect.

Amy filed a lawsuit against the doctors, however, the judge and jury cleared the physicians of any wrongdoing.

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Quick Facts

Full NameAmy Yasbeck
Net Worth$5 Million
Date Of BirthSeptember 12, 1962
Place Of BirthBlue Ash, Ohio, United States
Height5' 7" (1.7 m)
ProfessionActress
EducationUniversity of Detroit Mercy
NationalityAmerican
SpouseJohn Ritter (m. 1999–2003)
ChildrenStella Ritter
ParentsDorothy Murphy, John Yasbeck
Wikipediahttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amy_Yasbeck
MoviesProblem Child, The Mask, Problem Child 2, Robin Hood: Men in Tights, Dracula: Dead and Loving It, Pretty Woman, Splash, Too, House II: The Second Story, The Nutt House, Home for the Holidays, Denial, The Odd Couple II, Dead Husbands, Sweet Dreams, Trenchcoat in Paradise, House Blend, Poochinski, Dillinger, Royal Reunion, Bloodhounds 2
TV ShowsWings, Life on a Stick, Alright Already, Generations


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Release of her book, "With Love and Laughter, John Ritter". [September 2010]
2Daughter Stella Ritter was born one day before her 36th birthday.
3Studied theater at the University of Detroit.
4Married John Ritter at the Murphy Theater, Wilmington, Ohio, the same theater used for the movie watching scene (and external scene outside the theater) in the movie "Lost In Yonkers". On the date of their marriage, the marquee outside the Murphy Theater said simply, "Congratulations John and Amy".
5Amy and John Ritter were seen as a married couple having a baby on a 1991 episode of The Cosby Show called Total Control.
6Stepmother of Jason Ritter (born February 17, 1980), Carly Ritter (born March 1, 1982), Tyler Ritter (born 1984).
7The month of September is related to all the members of her family. Amy was born on the 12. Her husband was born on the 17th and died on the 11th. Her daughter was born on the 11th. Amy was married on the 18th.
8Her late husband John died on their daughter Stella's fifth birthday, and a day before her 41st birthday.
9She moved to New York after losing both of her parents - her father from a heart attack and her mom from emphysema.
10She spent her elementary, middle and high school years at two different Catholic schools: Summit Country Day School and Ursuline Academy.
11She first met John Ritter at director Dennis Dugan's house during a read-through of Problem Child (1990) in 1989. She said he forced her to eat a bagel and cream cheese because he thought she was too thin. He also thought she was too young to play his wife.
12Her father was of Lebanese descent and her mother was of Irish ancestry.
13Starred with husband John Ritter in an episode of The Cosby Show (1984) 8 years prior to their marriage.
14As a child, Yasbeck was featured on the cover of the Betty Crocker Easy Bake Oven. She was recently presented with a new Easy Bake Oven on the show I've Got a Secret (2000) for which she is a regular panel member.
15Daughter, with John Ritter, Stella Ritter, was born. [September 1998]


Trademarks

#Trademark
1Long red hair


Quotes

#Quote
1"After you play husband and wife on camera multiple times, it becomes easy to be husband and wife off camera as well." -About her relationship and marriage to the late John Ritter.


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Filmography

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Pretty Little Liars2016TV SeriesClaudia
Workaholics2015TV SeriesAnnette
Modern Family2013TV SeriesLorraine
Bones2013TV SeriesDiana Malkin
The 4 to 9ers2012TV MovieSylvia
Little Women, Big Cars 22012TV SeriesMeg
Little Women, Big Cars2012Meg
Royal Reunion2011Short
Hot in Cleveland2010TV SeriesHailey Nash
Worst Week2009TV SeriesToni
Shorty McShorts' Shorts2007TV SeriesDanielle
That's So Raven2006TV SeriesJoni Daniels
Life on a Stick2005TV SeriesMichelle Lackerson
Untitled Phil Hendrie Project2004TV Movie voice
Just Shoot Me!2003TV SeriesSkyler
House Blend2002TV MovieSally Harper
It's Like, You Know...1999TV SeriesKaren
Dead Husbands1998TV MovieBetty Lancing
Denial1998/IIClaudia
Alright Already1997-1998TV SeriesRenee
The Odd Couple II1998Stewardess
Up Above the World1997
Wings1994-1997TV SeriesCasey Chapel Davenport
Sweet Dreams1996TV MovieLaura Renault
Bloodhounds II1996TV MovieSharon
Dracula: Dead and Loving It1995Mina
Home for the Holidays1995Ginny Johnson Drewer
Platypus Man1995TV SeriesWendy
The Mask1994Peggy Brandt
Dave's World1994TV SeriesJulie
Diagnosis Murder1994TV SeriesKaren Davis
Robin Hood: Men in Tights1993Marian
Street Justice1993TV SeriesNancy
Matlock1990-1993TV SeriesCheryl Atkinson / Model Lauren Chadwick
The Nutt House1992Diane Nutt
Quantum Leap1992TV SeriesFrankie Washarskie
Designing Women1992TV SeriesTiffany
Get a Life1992TV SeriesEvelyn
Problem Child 21991Annie Young
The Cosby Show1991TV SeriesAlicia Evans
Dillinger1991TV MovieElaine
Murder, She Wrote1991TV SeriesConnie Canzinaro
Problem Child1990Flo
Poochinski1990TV ShortFrannie Reynolds
Midnight Caller1990TV SeriesMary Lou Harper
Pretty Woman1990Elizabeth Stuckey
Little White Lies1989TV MovieVicki
Dragnet1989TV SeriesAllison Warner
Trenchcoat in Paradise1989TV MovieNan Thompson
Generations1989TV SeriesCarla (1989)
Murphy Brown1989TV SeriesYoung Lady in Bar
Magnum, P.I.1987-1988TV SeriesDiana / Diane
Splash, Too1988TV MovieMadison Bauer
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color1988TV SeriesMadison
China Beach1988TV SeriesAirplane Stewardess
J.J. Starbuck1987TV SeriesDoreen
Werewolf1987TV SeriesDeidra
House II: The Second Story1987Lana
Spies1987TV SeriesMargo
Days of Our Lives1987TV SeriesOlivia Reed
Dallas1987TV SeriesMary Elizabeth
Rockhopper1985TV MovieSonia Petrova

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Good Day L.A.2013-2014TV SeriesHerself
Hollywood Today2013TV SeriesHerself
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Mel Brooks2013TV MovieHerself - In Attendance (uncredited)
Hollywood Uncensored with Sam Rubin2012TV SeriesHerself
The Talk2010TV SeriesHerself
Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?2010TV SeriesHerself - Contestant
Rachael Ray2010TV SeriesHerself
The View2005-2010TV SeriesHerself
Entertainment Tonight2008-2010TV SeriesHerself
Larry King Live2008TV SeriesHerself
Access Hollywood2008TV SeriesHerself
Today2008TV SeriesHerself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2005-2007TV SeriesHerself
E! True Hollywood Story2005TV Series documentaryHerself
Good Day Live2004-2005TV SeriesHerself
Only in LA2005TV SeriesHerself
American Idol2004TV SeriesHerself - Audience Member
The 29th Annual People's Choice Awards2003TV SpecialHerself
20/202003TV Series documentaryHerself
Hollywood Squares2002-2003TV SeriesHerself
Biography2002TV Series documentaryHerself
I've Got a Secret2000TV SeriesHerself
The Single Guy1997TV SeriesHerself
Sex, Censorship and the Silver Screen1996TV Series documentaryQuote Reader
Lauren Hutton and...1995TV SeriesHerself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien1995TV SeriesHerself
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1990TV SeriesHerself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
5 Second Movies2008TV SeriesPeggy Brandt
Matlock1993TV SeriesModel Lauren Chadwick
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