This beautiful, sexy actress will turn forty-seven on September 7. Despite her age, she still looks hot in a bikini, showing off her ass and boobs. Before we show some of her alluring pics, let’s have a discussion on her achievements as an actress.
Her birth name is Shannon Elizabeth Fadal. She starred in many significant roles throughout her acting career in Hollywood before moving to South Africa to run a non-profit organization. Shannon Elizabeth’s origin is a mixture of Lebanese, German, Irish, and English. She grew up in Texas.
Her birthplace is Houston, Texas. Shannon Elizabeth and her family moved to Waco, Texas, when she was in 3rd grade. She continued her primary schooling and finished high school in Waco. During high school, Shannon was a tennis player. She once considered becoming a professional tennis player but didn’t pursue it. Shannon got a modeling contract with Ford & Elite.
While doing some modeling gigs, Shannon decided to try acting. In 1999, she got the role of Nadia in American Pie. After her success in the film, Shannon appeared in Scary Movie, Tomcats, and Silent Bob Strike Back. She graced the Maxim magazine as a feature in two separate years, 2000 and 2003. In 2008, Shannon became the cover girl of Maxim.
Shannon also did a voice role for a video game in 2004. She lent the likeness of the character, not just the voice. Shannon entered the popular Dancing with the Stars and partnered with Derek Hough. She got eliminated. In 2009, Shannon became the host of a comedy series Live Nude Comedy.
Aside from acting, Shannon Elizabeth started playing poker in 2005. She would visit Las Vegas three times a month to participate in a poker tournament. Shannon won her first-ever poker event with Daniel Negreanu guiding her. She beat more than 80 people, including celebrities and poker professionals.
Since playing poker, Shannon had four cashed in but eventually busted out before the Main Event. She also joined NBC National Poker Championship. However, Shannon lost to Paul Wasicka. After 2012, she seemed to have stopped playing.
Since Shannon became a celebrity, she also started a charity organization in 2001. The charity organization, Animal Avengers, helps homeless pets find a home. The beautiful actress even raised money in 2005 during a poker tournament. She used the money to buy prosthetics for animals that have missing body parts.
Another notable charity work of Elizabeth is the adopt a turkey program for Thanksgiving. She encouraged other people to raise a turkey instead of eating it on a Thanksgiving. Like other celebrities, Shannon used social media to promote her causes.
In her personal life, Elizabeth married Joseph Reitman but divorced the actor three years after. Currently, she’s dating Russell Simmons.