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Short Info

Net Worth$20 million
Date Of BirthMarch 10, 1957
SpouseGene Simmons
FactHer appearance in Playboy was arranged by a Canadian television series entitled Thrill of a Lifetime (1981) which fulfilled real-life fantasies of ordinary Canadians.

Shannon Tweed is a Canadian actress and model. She was born in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, on March 10, 1957, to parents Donald and Louise Tweed. Shannon has two older sisters, Tracy and Shelley. Shannon’s early education was at a local high school in St. John’s.

After graduation, Shannon moved to Toronto to pursue a career in modeling. Shannon’s modeling career began with appearances in magazines such as Playboy and Penthouse. In 1982, Shannon made her film debut in the movie “Bolero”. Shannon’s career took off from there and she went on to star in numerous movies and television shows. Shannon is best known for her roles in the television series “Falcon Crest” and “Days of Our Lives”.

Shannon has also appeared in the films “The Naked Gun 33⅓: The Final Insult” and “Detonator”. Shannon has been married to actor and musician Gene Simmons since 2011. The couple has two children together, Nick and Sophie. Shannon has a net worth of $30 million. ..

General Info

Full NameShannon Tweed
Net Worth$20 million
Date Of BirthMarch 10, 1957
Height1.78 m
ProfessionActor, Model
EducationMount Royal Collegiate


SpouseGene Simmons
ChildrenSophie Simmons, Nick Simmons
ParentsLouise Tweed
SiblingsTracy Tweed, Lance Tweed, Jeff Tweed, Sara Tweed, Kim Tweed, Tarry Tweed


AwardsPlaymate of the Year
MoviesScorned, Forbidden Sins, Possessed by the Night, Body Chemistry 4: Full Exposure, Dead by Dawn, Night Fire, Illicit Dreams, Naked Lies, Dead Sexy, Hot Dog…The Movie, Detroit Rock City, Sexual Response, Rowdy Girls, Human Desires, In the Cold of the Night, The Dark Dancer, Cannibal Women in the Avo...
TV ShowsGene Simmons Family Jewels, 1st & Ten, Fly by Night, Hot Line

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1[2005, on her relationship to longtime companion Gene Simmons] He opted never to marry. I opted not to bitch about it. I'm not the jealous type.


1Daughter of Louise Tweed.
2Has appeared with Andrew Stevens in four films: Night Eyes II (1991), Night Eyes Three (1993), Scorned (1994) and Illicit Dreams (1994).
3Aunt of Emily Tweed, Hunter Tweed and Jake Tweed.
4Her appearance in Playboy was arranged by a Canadian television series entitled Thrill of a Lifetime (1981) which fulfilled real-life fantasies of ordinary Canadians.
5Is the third of seven children. She has three brothers and three sisters.
6Represented the Ottawa Valley in the 1978 Miss Canada Pageant, placing fourth.
7Has two children with Gene Simmons: Nick Simmons and Sophie Simmons.
8Older sister of Tracy Tweed.
9Playboy Playmate of the Year 1982.
10Playboy Playmate of the Month November 1981.




Twisted Justice1990Hinkle
Desperado: The Outlaw Wars1989TV Movie uncredited
Night Visitor1989Lisa Grace
Dear John1989TV SeriesMargo
Cannibal Women in the Avocado Jungle of Death1989Dr. Margo Hunt
The Firing Line1988Sandra Spencer
Longarm1988TV MovieCrazy Sally
Our House1988TV SeriesMaxine Denton
Lethal Woman1988Ex-Pilot Tory MacAllistair
Code Name Vengeance1987Sam
Rags to Riches1987TV SeriesBabe Adair
Hooperman1987TV Series
21 Jump Street1987TV SeriesJody Kleinman
L.A. Law1987TV SeriesJocelyn Miller
Ohara1987TV SeriesRandi
Nine to Five1987TV SeriesTiffany Crystal
CBS Summer Playhouse1987TV SeriesBeth
Dragnet1987Baitmate (uncredited)
Steele Justice1987Angela Spinelli
The Hitchhiker1985-1987TV SeriesDr. Rita de Roy / Barbara
Stingray1987TV SeriesHarmony Masters / Janis Rubin
The Last Fling1987TV MovieJoanne Preston
Highway to Heaven1986TV SeriesNina Van Slyke
Cagney & Lacey1986TV SeriesVicki Barrington
Meatballs III: Summer Job1986The Love Goddess
Three's a Crowd1985TV SeriesPrincess Leanna
The Surrogate1984Lee Waite
The Dukes of Hazzard1984TV SeriesBetty Jo
The First Olympics: Athens 18961984TV Mini-SeriesWoman (uncredited)
The New Mike Hammer1984TV SeriesKaren Thorsen
Hot Dog... The Movie1984Sylvia Fonda
Fantasy Island1983TV SeriesCelina Morgan
Of Unknown Origin1983Meg Hughes
Falcon Crest1982-1983TV SeriesDiana Hunter
Drop-Out Father1982TV MovieBeautiful Woman
Days of Our Lives1965TV SeriesSavannah Wilder (1985-1986)
Sex, Marriage and Infidelity2014Margaret
Seed2014TV SeriesWendy Maybely
Republic of Doyle2012-2013TV SeriesFrances Lemont
Ex-Wives of Rock2013TV SeriesNarrator
United States of Tara2010TV SeriesKnatasha Knightblade
SpongeBob SquarePants2007TV SeriesMom Fish
The Parkers2000-2003TV SeriesSophia Van Lowe
Run of the House2003TV SeriesMs. Dee Dee Cole
My Guide to Becoming a Rock Star2002TV SeriesMom
Wish You Were Dead2001Lesbian Hitwoman
Dead Sexy2001VideoKate McBain
Frasier1995-2001TV SeriesDr. Honey Snow
Diaries of Darkness2000
The Rowdy Girls2000Velvet McKenzie
Singapore Sling1999VideoLisa Blair
Forbidden Sins1999Maureen Doherty
Get Real1999TV SeriesJoanna Parsons
Detroit Rock City1999Amanda Finch
Beggars and Choosers1999TV SeriesShannon Tweed
Powerplay1999TV MovieJacqueline Knight
Assault on Death Mountain1999TV MovieHunter Wiley
Dead by Dawn1998Wendy Marsh
Naked Lies1998Cara Landry
The Tom Show1997-1998TV SeriesMaggie
Assault on Devil's Island1997TV MovieHunter Wiley
Nash Bridges1997TV SeriesBess
Human Desires1997VideoAlicia Royale
Wings1997TV SeriesEmily Palmer
Homeboys in Outer Space1997TV SeriesDelia
Java Heads: The Movie1997
Stormy Nights1996Jennifer McCormick
No Contest II1996Sharon Bell
White Cargo1996Alexia
Electra1996Lorna Duncan / Electra
Pacific Blue1996TV SeriesSheila Silver
The Dark Dancer1995Dr. Margaret Simpson
Indecent Behavior III1995Dr. Rebecca Mathis
Married with Children1995TV SeriesShannon Tweed
Body Chemistry 4: Full Exposure1995VideoDr. Claire Archer
Marker1995TV SeriesSamantha Kent
Victim of Desire1995Carla Duvall
No Contest1995Sharon Bell
Murder, She Wrote1995TV SeriesPriscilla Lake
Indecent Behavior II1994Dr. Rebecca Mathis
Illicit Dreams1994Moira Davis
Night Fire1994Lydia
Hard Vice1994Andrea
Scorned1994Patricia Langley / Amanda Chessfield
Possessed by the Night1994VideoCarol McKay
Hot Line1994TV SeriesRebecca
Indecent Behavior1993Dr. Rebecca Mathis
Model by Day1993TV MovieShannon
Night Eyes Three1993Zoe Clairmont
Cold Sweat1993Beth Moore
Matrix1993TV SeriesAndrea Hopper
Sexual Response1992TV MovieEve Anderson
The Naked Truth1992The First Class Stewardess
Liar's Edge1992Heather Burnz
Civil Wars1992TV SeriesLuree
Night Eyes II1991Marilyn Mejenes
Baywatch1991TV SeriesAllison Fowles
Parker Lewis Can't Lose1991TV SeriesMs. Mason
The Last Hour1991Susan
Last Call1991Cindy / Audrey
Tagteam1991TV MovieLeona
1st & Ten: The Championship1989-1991TV SeriesKristy Fullbright
Fly by Night1991TV SeriesSally 'Slick' Monroe
Hollywood Dog1990TV Movie
In the Cold of the Night1990Lena


Shannon & Sophie2014TV Series executive producer
Dead Sexy2001Video executive producer
The Rowdy Girls2000co-producer
Singapore Sling1999Video associate producer
Naked Lies1998associate producer
Human Desires1997Video associate producer
Indecent Behavior III1995associate producer

Set Decorator

Sunday Brunch2015TV Series 1 episode


Curtains1983body double - uncredited


Loose Women2015TV SeriesHerself
Today2012-2015TV SeriesHerself
The Meredith Vieira Show2015TV SeriesHerself
Canada's Smartest Person2014TV SeriesHerself - Lie Detector Guest
Gone South: How Canada Invented Hollywood2014DocumentaryHerself
Shannon & Sophie2014TV SeriesHerself
Alive & Well with Michelle Harris2014TV SeriesHerself
The Ultimate Wedding Planner2014DocumentaryHerself
A Very Satan Christmas2013ShortHerself
Fashion News Live2007-2013TV SeriesHerself
The X Factor2012TV SeriesHerself - Sophie Tweed-Simmons' Mum
On the Spot Interviews2012TV Series documentary shortHerself
Gene Simmons: Family Jewels2006-2012TV SeriesHerself
Get Cooking with the Stars2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest
America's Book of Secrets2012TV Series documentaryHerself
How Playboy Changed the World2012TV Movie documentaryHerself
The Marilyn Denis Show2011TV SeriesHerself
31st Annual Genie Awards2011TV SpecialHerself - Presenter
The Hour2010TV SeriesHerself
Bill Zucker's Day with the Simmons2010TV MovieHerself
Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and Rebel2009DocumentaryHerself: Playmate of the Year 1982 / Actress
Leftcoast TV2009TV SeriesHerself
Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?2008TV SeriesHerself - Audience Member
Howard Stern on Demand2006-2007TV SeriesHerself
MSNBC Live2006TV SeriesHerself
Good Day L.A.2006TV SeriesHerself
The View2006TV SeriesHerself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2006TV SeriesHerself
Playboy: Celebrity Centerfolds2006TV Movie documentaryHerself
Playboy: 50 Years of Playmates2004Video documentaryHerself - Miss November 1981
When Playboy Ruled the World2004TV Movie documentaryHerself
Sex at 24 Frames Per Second2003Video documentaryHerself - Interviewee
Banzai2003TV SeriesHerself
Playboy: Inside the Playboy Mansion2002TV Movie documentaryHerself
Playboy: Playmate Pajama Party1999Video documentaryHerself
V.I.P.1999TV SeriesHerself
Playboy: Celebrities1998Video documentaryHerself
Playboy Celebrity Centerfold: Shannon Tweed1997Video documentaryHerself
Howard Stern1995TV SeriesHerself
Take 31995TV SeriesHerself
Vicki!1992TV SeriesHerself
Playboy Playmates of the Year: The 80's1989Video documentaryHerself - Playmate of the Year 1982
Sex Symbols; Past, Present and Future1987TV Movie documentaryHerself
Playboy Mid Summer Night's Dream Party 19851985TV MovieHerself
Playboy Video Playmate Review1983Video documentaryHerself
Family Feud1983TV SeriesHerself
Match Game/Hollywood Squares Hour1983TV SeriesHerself - Panelist

Archive Footage

13 Nights of Elvira2014TV SeriesDr. Margo Hunt
Chelsea Lately2013TV SeriesHerself
Howard Stern on Demand2006TV SeriesHerself
Frasier: Analyzing the Laughter2004TV MovieDr. Honey Snow (uncredited)
Playboy: Babes of Baywatch1998Video documentaryHerself
Bimbo Movie Bash1997Margo
Playboy: 21 Playmates Centerfold Collection1996Video documentaryHerself - Miss November 1981
Joe Bob's Drive-In Theater1993TV SeriesMarilyn Mejenes

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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