Born Karen Lynne Valentine, American actress best known by her stage name Karen Valentine has a net worth of $5 million.
Born on May 25, 1947 in Sebastopol, California, she participated in the Miss Teenage America pageant where she won the title of Miss Talent. She then became the Miss Sonoma Country while also participating in the finals of the Miss America. Her acting talents, dance and lip-syncing quality grabbed a lot of attention and she was picked by Ed Sullivan when she was just 16 for The Ed Sullivan Show.
Valentine’s major breakthrough came as a role of a new teacher on the ABC television series Room 222 where she was cast alongside Lloyd Haynes and Michael Constantine. She was put in the show by Gene Reynolds for which she won an Emmy Award in 1970 for the Outstanding Actress in a Supporting Role.
Karen Valentine’s net worth started to rise further after she starred in her own television series named Karen in 1975. She also made several appearances for other tv shows that saw her fortune increase quickly. With roles on several episodes of Starsky and Hutch, Cybill, The Love Boat, Love, American Style, etc. she became a household name in the States.
Karen also participated as a panelist on The Hollywood Squares, a popular game show alongside Paul Lynde, George Gobel and host of the show Peter Marshall. She has also made several stage appearances, on Broadway and off while also traveling to different countries.
Karen Valentine was first married to Carl MacLaughlin in 1969 but the couple divorced in 1973. She then married Gary Verna in 1977 and has no children.
Best known as the finest teacher in television history, Karen Valentine’s net worth is estimated to be $5 million as of today.
Quick Facts about Karen Valentine
Full Name: Karen Lynne Valentine
Profession: Model, Actress
Height: 5′ 4″ (1.63 m)
Weight: 123 lbs (56 kg)
Nationality: United States of America
Date of Birth: May 25, 1947
Place of Birth: Sebastopol, California
Marital status: Married
Karen Valentine Zodiac/Astrological sign: Gemini