Shanna Moakler won the 1995 Miss New York USA and was originally the first runner-up in Miss USA 1995, she is an outstanding actress, model and her work on TV shows and movies have really touched people all over the world.
Shanna Moakler is also an actress and a reality TV star. If you can remember, she was voted Playmate of the Month for Playboy magazine in December 2001 and was also the host of E!’s Bridal Plasty during the two-month period 2010/2011.
Let us dive deeper into the life of the beautiful and multi-talented Shanna Lynn Moakler.
Shanna Moakler Bio
Shanna was born in 1975 on 28 March in Providence, Rhode Island, USA. She was born Shanna Lynn Moakler as the daughter of her parents, John W. Moakler III (her father) and Gail Moakler (her mother).
She is American and of German, Portuguese and Irish descent.
Shanna, who always wanted to become a model, started modeling at the age of 15, where she made her first step in Miss Teen USA in 1992.
But she had won the title Miss Teen All-America in 1993. In 1995 she had performed on Miss USA and became the first runner-up. She also took part in Miss USA 2009 in the controversy surrounding gay marriage.
She attended Barrington High School but moved to Miami after graduation to pursue a career as a model.
After living in New York for some time (where she was named Miss New York USA and represented New York in the 1995 Miss USA pageant), Moakler moved to Los Angeles. In December 2001 she was named Playmate of the Month for Playboy magazine.
Shanna began her acting career in 1998. She appeared in the 1998 movie Pacific Blue and then had her own reality show called Meet the Barkers with her then-husband Travis Barker.
In 2001 she signed a contract with Playboy. She had also appeared on the 1998 television show.
Shanna had a guest appearance as Mariska on the TV show Joey starring Matt LeBlanc and also appeared as Josie on the show Jake in Progress with John Stamos in 2005.
In 2006, she appeared in an episode of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation entitled “Poppin’ Tags. She played a character named J-Lady, while Barker played a rapper involved in a conflict with a rival rap artist.
Shanna Moakler Boyfriend/Kids
Shanna was dating rock star Billy Idol in 1997. However, they separated within a few months.
In October 1997 she started dating Oscar De La Hoya. Oscar De La Hoya is a former professional boxer of American and Mexican descent. They got engaged in 1999 before becoming parents of their first child, Atiana Cecilia De La Hoya.
However, their relationship ended dramatically in September 2000 when Oscar brought an unknown woman as his partner for the Latin Grammy Awards. Later, Moakler filed a $62.5 million palimony lawsuit against Oscar, claiming that he had abused her and her daughter to promote his own name in public.
Shanna remained single for the next few months, and in early 2001 she was found together with Dennis Quaid.
Dennis Quaid is an American actor popular for his role in movies like Breaking Away, The Right Stuff, Wyatt Earp and many others. Their love life lasted for about eight months.
On October 30, 2004, Shanna married Travis Barker. Travis is a great musician and producer from the United States.
In the entertainment world, he is especially popular as the drummer of the rock band Blink-182.
They welcomed their first child, a boy – Landon before marriage, and their second child, a daughter Alabama, was born in late 2005. They were divorced on 8 February 2008.
Shanna Moakler has three children in total: Landon Asher and Alabama Luella with Travis Barker and Atiana Cecilia with Oscar De La Hoya.
Shanna Moakler Net Worth, Body Measurements
Shanna has been earning a lucrative salary for a long time and her net worth is said to be around 15 million dollars.
Shanna Moakler is very sexy and she has a fantastic body. The main secret behind her brilliant nature is her great body.
The 5-foot 8-inch diva weighs 53 kg (117 lbs) and has a full-body statistic of 34-24-34 inches. Her bra size is 34, her waist size is 24, while her hip size is 34 inches.
She has a brown eye and wears size 8 (US) shoes.