Molly Helen Shannon Bio, wiki, Age, Career, Height, Weight, Family.

Molly Helen Shannon


Molly Helen Shannon, an American comic actress, rose to prominence as one of the cast members of Saturday Night Live for six years, from 1995 to 2001. She’s also starred in a number of critically acclaimed films, including How the Grinch Stole, Superstar, and Christmas.

Early Childhood Development and Education

Molly Shannon is an American comic actress who was born in Shaker Heights, Ohio, on September 16, 1964, to an Irish American Catholic family. Her family and she grew up in her hometown of Ohio.

Molly was born to Mary Margaret Keating, a former teacher, and James Francis Shannon, a former sales manager. She tragically lost her sister and mother in a car accident when she was only four years old. Molly was a student at a segregated school. She continued her education at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, where she majored in Arts. Molly is a White American in terms of nationality and ethnicity.

Workplace Environment

In 1995, Molly Shannon joined the cast of Saturday Night Live. Later, she was cast as a permanent cast member alongside David Spade and Mark McKinney, two well-known artists. Some of her most well-known and unusual roles on the show, such as a quirky Catholic schoolgirl and Mary Katherine Gallagher, had already been developed in her previous act.

Molly, on the other hand, left the show in the early 2000s after becoming the show’s longest-serving female cast member. Following that, she co-starred in the romantic comedy ‘My Boss’s Daughter’ with Ashton Kutcher and Tara Reid in 2003.

Shannon landed the role of Aunt Victoire in Sofia Coppola’s directorial film ‘Marie Antoinette’ in 2006. Shannon appeared in projects such as a children’s book, ‘Tilly the Trickster (2011),’ a spokesperson for ‘ (2012),’ and a recurring role in ‘Enlightened (2013)’ from 2013 to 2010.

Private life

Molly Shannon is a married woman with two children. On May 29, 2004, she married her artist boyfriend Fritz Chesnut. The couple has two children together. On September 28, 2003, Molly and her husband Fritz welcomed their first child, Stella Shannon Chesnut.

Molly had her second child, a son named Nolan Shannon Chesnut, on March 15, 2005. The couple is happily married with their two children, and there are no signs of a divorce in the works.

Estimated Net Worth

Molly Shannon is an accomplished comic actress. Molly has a net worth of $7 million as a result of her comedy, film, and television careers. She purchased a three-bedroom house in Florida for $2,600,000 in 2009. Molly sold her three-bedroom condominium unit in Chelsea for $1,600,000 in 2003. She also owns a luxurious white RECARO car, which is valued at $45,995.

Facts of Molly Helen Shannon
Date of Birth:1964September-16
Age:57 years old
Birth Nation:United States of America
Height:5 feet 5 inch
Birth NameMolly Helen Shannon
FatherPeg Shannon
MotherJames F. Shannon
Birth Place/CityShaker Heights
Net Worth$7 million
Eye ColorDark brown
Hair ColorDark brown
Face ColorWhite
Married toFritz Chesnut (m. 2004)
SiblingsKatie Shannon, Mary Shannon Beatty