Friday 14 July 2017

Shannon Elizabeth

Shannon is an American actress and former fashion model who is best known for her roles in comedy films such as American Pie, Scary Movie, and Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back. Moreover, she has also worked in horror movies such as Jack Frost, Thirteen Ghost, Cursed and Night of the Demons. She has also appeared in movies such as Love Actually and Catch A Christmas Star where she even sang before the camera. A vegan and environmentalist, she is extremely popular for her American Pie character.

Shannon Elizabeth  Religion

Born in Houston, Texas, Shannon's father had a Lebanese and Syrian origin whereas her mother had an Irish, English, and German ancestry. 

Shannon Elizabeth Political Views

With no specific political affiliations, Shannon is an ardent animal rights activist. She and her then-husband Reitman have founded Animal Avengers which is a non-profit animal rescue organization and has raised money for it several times through her poker games. Her animal rescue group has even moved to Africa for conservation work from Los Angeles. She has also attended many other charity events. 

Who is he/she dating?

Elizabeth was married to actor Joseph D. Reitman. She then dated Derek Hough who was her Dancing With The Stars co-dancer but this relationship too ended in 2009. At present, she is dating another environmentalist Russel Simmons. 

Shannon Elizabeth Hobbies

She is a leading celebrity poker player and has participated in NBC National Heads-up Poker Championship and World Series of Poker several times contending with top professional players. She is a big fan of Boston Red Sox. Elizabeth is an environmentalist and a vegan. She once considered playing tennis for a professional career. Shannon has also been a career model. 

Interesting Facts

Shannon was considered a sex symbol for her role of Nadia in American Pie. 

She was named the 8th Sexiest Female Movie star by Australia's Empire Magazine.

She considers her posing for Playboy magazine as one of her biggest regrets.

Elizabeth ranked 29 on Maxim magazine's Hot 100 of the 2008 list.