Shanna Moakler is an American television personality known for her appearances in reality TV, a model, and an actress. She previously held the title of Miss New York and was the first runner-up in the Miss USA pageant in 1995. In addition to her pageant achievements, she has also appeared in several films, such as “The Wedding Singer,” “Seeing Other People,” and “Big Momma’s House 2.”
Shanna Moakler Profile summary
|Full Name:||Shanna Moakler|
|Born Date:||28 Mar, 1975|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Leo|
|Height:||4 feet 10 inches (1.47m)|
|Net Worth||$15 million|
|Birth Place||Providence, Rhode Island|
|Education||Barrington High School|
|Father||John W. Moakler|
|Siblings||Kirk, John IV and Michelle|
|Kids||Atiana Cecilia De La Hoya, Landon Asher Barker, Alabama Luella Barker|
Shanna Moakler Early life & Biography
Born on March 28, 1975, in Providence, Rhode Island, USA, Shanna Moakler is currently 47 years old. She was the child of John W. Moakler and Gail Moakler, with her father being a dentist. Shanna held the position of the eldest among her four siblings, including her brothers Kirk and John IV. Tragically, her older sister Michelle passed away on November 9, 2012. During weekends and holidays, she often enjoyed her time at her grandfather’s farm, engaging in activities that allowed her to be playful and exhibit tomboyish behavior.
Shanna Moakler Education
Shanna devoted 12 years of her life to competitive roller skating. After completing her high school education at Barrington High School, she made the move to Miami to pursue a modeling career. Her profession required her to travel extensively, leading her to relocate to various places, including New York and eventually Los Angeles.
Shanna Moakler Height And Weight
Shanna possesses light blonde hair and striking bright green eyes. She stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches and has an approximate weight of 58 kilograms.
Shanna Moakler Career
Shanna embarked on her modeling journey at the age of 15. At 17, she represented Rhode Island in the Miss Teen USA 1992 pageant, where she achieved seventh place overall. Following this, she earned the title of Miss Teen America in 1993. In 1995, she was crowned Miss New York and subsequently represented New York as the first runner-up in the Miss USA pageant.
Her career catapulted to prominence after her pageant experiences, leading to numerous modeling opportunities, including features in well-known publications like Cosmopolitan and Brentwood. She signed a modeling contract with Playboy and was named Playmate of the Month in December 2001. She also ventured into nude modeling for magazines, describing her initial experience with nudity as quite daunting.
Shanna initiated her acting career in 1996 with appearances in television series such as “Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman” and “Due South.” In 1998, she secured a regular role in the television series “Pacific Blue.” She crossed paths with her former husband, Travis Barker, during their reality show “Meet the Barkers.” Shanna also made appearances in several films, including “Telling You,” “Love Stinks,” “Critical Mass,” “Pauly Shore is Dead,” and a cameo in “The Wedding Singer.”
Shanna Moakler Husband, Marriage
Shanna Moakler is currently not in a committed relationship. In 1997, she was romantically linked to Billy Idol. However, by October of that year, news emerged that Shanna had started dating professional boxer Oscar De La Hoya. The couple tied the knot in 1998 and welcomed a daughter named Atiana Cecilia De La Hoya in the subsequent year. Their marriage ended when Shanna witnessed Oscar with another woman at the Latin Grammys on television, leading her to file for divorce and face a palimony lawsuit, citing allegations of alcoholism and abuse. An out-of-court settlement was reached between Oscar and Moakler, with the exact settlement amount remaining undisclosed. Despite limited contact with his daughter, Oscar continued to provide financial support.
Between February and October of 2001, Shanna was in a relationship with Dennis Quaid. After meeting while filming “Punk’d,” the couple eventually married on October 30, 2004. They had two children together, a son named Landon Asher Barker and a daughter named Alabama Luella Barker. However, their marriage faced challenges, resulting in Barker filing for divorce in 2006. Both parties accused each other of infidelity. Although they briefly reconciled in 2007, they permanently separated in February 2008. Despite their divorce, Barker and Moakler agreed to co-parent their children.
From February 2014 to July 2019, Shanna was in a relationship with Hells Biker Bryan Sollima. Subsequently, from 2019 to 2022, the model was romantically involved with former Playboy model Matthew Rondeau.
Shanna Moakler Net Worth
Shanna Moakler accumulated substantial wealth through her modeling work in various magazines and her appearances in numerous films and television shows. Her estimated net worth is in the range of $15 million. Additionally, following her divorce, she received a settlement from Oscar De La Hoya, who boasts a net worth of approximately $200 million.