Shannen Doherty

(Shannen Maria Doherty)

Shannen Doherty
Shannen Doherty
  • Born: April 12, 1971
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Actress • Director • Producer









Shannen Maria Doherty is an American actress, producer, and television director. She is known for her roles as Maggie Malene in Girls Just Want to Have Fun (1985), Heather Duke in Heathers (1988), Brenda Walsh in Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990–1994), and as Prue Halliwell in Charmed (1998–2001).

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All my fans tell me what a glamorous life I have, but I tell them how hard I work and how many nights I spend alone with my dogs, eating chicken pot pie in my bedroom. Life ;Work, Workers & The Labor Force
Everybody deserves a second chance in this world. That's basically all I ask.
Five minutes before I went on, I looked at my manager and said, I'm going to get booed. I know it's going to happen. And you're responsible because you put me on here. It was horrible. I've never been more hurt in my entire life. Life
For a while I couldn't leave the house by myself. Even if I was just grocery shopping alone, I'd get self-conscious.
Have you ever felt like a phone call that's been disconnected?
I can't stand unpacking.
I definitely lived my life like I wasn't in the public eye. Life
I don't think you should do things in your personal life differently because you're a role model. Life
I have never had anything done. I've been asked if I had breast implants. Whether I did or not, it's nobody's business but my own. Business, Commerce & Finance
I met Ashley two weeks before I married him. It was a joke-the most ridiculous thing I've ever done. Once I was married, I didn't want to be a failure, so I stuck it out for six months, which was about six months too long. Failure
I realize it's probably best to keep my politics to myself. Politics, Politicians & Political Campaigning & Fund Raising
I realize that the majority of people in the entertainment business happen to be Democrats. I have no problem with that. And they should have no problem with the fact that I'm a Republican. Business, Commerce & Finance
I still get nervous on dates. I'll be sitting at dinner with a guy and I have to excuse myself and go to the bathroom because I can't breathe.
If God wanted us to be naked, why did he invent sexy lingerie? Religion & God
If I kind of like a guy, then I'm a fantastic flirt. But with a guy I truly like, I get painfully shy.
If somebody wants to have plastic surgery, more power to them. I think there's a point where you go overboard. Power
I'm a conservative. I was an avid supporter of Ronald Reagan; I thought he was fabulous.
I'm from the South. I'm a Southern Baptist. I have a conservative point of view. I'm a Republican.
I'm not a violent person and I don't hit people.
My inner child is not wounded.
That's something I go through every day - you know - Am I good enough to act?
There's not one cast member of 90210 who didn't throw a tantrum to two themselves.
This is a free country, and nobody should be criticized for their political beliefs. We're all allowed to have our opinions.
Whenever I get frustrated, I tell myself, you could be working at a 7-Eleven right now, so never take for granted what you do for a living.
You just have to keep believing in yourself.
Your life changes. Everything has to be done perfectly, and I didn't follow that. I lived my life as if I wasn't in the public eye. I thought, 'I'm young. I have the right to experience new things, and if I want to go to a bar and get drunk, that's my prerogative.' Life