Shari Headley Biography

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Shari Headley's facts

Date of Birth 1964-07-15
Nationality American
Profession Actress
Marital Status Divorced
Married to Christopher "Play" Martin
Married on 1993
Children Skyler Martin
Name on Birth Shari Headley
Place of Birth Queens. New York,USA

Shari Headley is an American actress. In the entire film industry, she has been best known for portraying the role of police officer Mimi Reed Frye Williams on the soap opera All My Children from May 1991 to April 1994, in February 1995 and from June 2005 until her final appearance on October 14, 2005. Additional to her acting, she has also acted occasionally on the big screen, and is known for her role as Lisa McDowell, Eddie Murphy's love interest, in the 1988 comedy film Coming to America.

Shari was born on July 15, 1964 in Queens, New York. She has spent her childhood at same place and also has completed her education from same place. She doesn’t have enough memory about her early life to share with the media at the present time but she likes to say that she has been a brilliant student in her early time and also very dedicative student in every field. She had always dreamed to be a famous person in acting field. She always wanted to earn her fame in Hollywood film industry.

Shari made her acting debut on The Cosby Show in 1985. Headley co-starred in an episode of Miami Vice in 1984 and on The Cover Girl episode of Andy Griffith's Matlock series on November 20, 1990. Later after 6 years of long duration, she had leading role in the short-lived FOX ensemble drama 413 Hope St. Headley made a cameo appearance in Will Smith's "Wild Wild West" music video and also starred in Blackstreet's video "Before I Let You Go". Her success was followed by next role which approached her in 2004. She played Mack Johnson's (portrayed by Steve Harvey) wife Jacqueline in Johnson Family Vacation. Headley portrayed Felicia Boudreau on Guiding Light from November 2001 until May 2002. Apart from her acting line, she has also made a guest appearance in TV Episode: Walker: Texas Ranger as Trivette's date. She also appeared in the episode of the ABC Family comedy series 10 Things I Hate About You, "The Winner Takes It All" as Marcheline. Later in 2007, she appeared in the movie Towelhead. She also had been a part of music videos to date.

Turning back to her personal life, she was married to rapper/actor Christopher “Play” Martin in 1993. They remained happily married for 2 years but in 1995 they divorced. Just before her divorce, she had given birth to her son Skyler Martin in 1994. She has been counted as one of the most elegant actresses of her time. She is famous for her bold personality which she uses to represent in front of media spotlight. Her graceful beauty had no measure with other actresses. She has collected huge mass of fan with help of her charming nature and acting skill. The way she uses to portray herself in screen is one of the most attractive factors about her.

To date many biographic sites hasn’t included her life events in well explicable form as her profile has maximum searches with compare to other personalities. Her fans are still wondering to know more about her in detail. Although she hasn’t achieved any awards from her profession to date, but she has been admired by huge mass of audience. She has been one of her kind in acting and her uniqueness has no measure with any other actresses of same field. She has been connected to many social sites. Hence her fans and followers can easily get in contact with her and know her better way than before. Though, she hasn’t earned any professional wins till date but taking her efforts on account it can be easily said that she has a great future ahead of her. At the start of 2015, she has accumulated total net worth amount of $2 million.