About Shelley Duvall
Shelley Duvall is a well known Hollywood entertainer. Besides being an actress and singer, she is a producer, writer and voice artist. All of these involvements have added up a lot of revenues to the overall estimate of Shelley Duvall net worth, which currently reaches 5 million dollars and makes her one of the richest performers in this industry. In the 1970s, she began her acting career as at that time she appeared in some films made by Robert Altman. Some examples of the films in which she appeared in that period include “Brewster McCloud”, “Nashville”, McCabe & Mrs. Miller”, “Thieves Like Us” and “3 Women”. For her role in the latter film, Shelley Duvall was nominated for a BAFTA Award for Best Actress and received the Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actress. Thus, her career has been acknowledged and awarded too, in addition to increasing the overall amount of Shelley Duvall net worth.
In 1977, she got a supporting part in “Annie Hall”. In 1980, Shelley Duvall appeared in two movies, where she got the leading roles, called “The Shining” and “Popeye”.
Thus, these appearances made her name even more known and also increased the overall size of Shelley Duvall net worth a lot. In the 1980s, the actress starred in two well known films, called “Time Bandits”, released in 1981, and “Frankenweenie”, released in 1984. In 1996, the actress appeared in “The Portrait of a Lady”.
Shelley Duvall is a producer, too. She has worked on “Faerie Tale Theatre” and some other programs for children. Her work as a producer has been nominated for an Emmy award, as well. In 2002, Shelley Duvall appeared in one of her most recent productions, called “Manna from Heaven”, which has increased the current size of Shelley Duvall net worth.
The actress was born in 1949 in Houston, Texas. Her father was working as a lawyer. Shelley Duvall was the only girl in the family as she had three brothers, named Shane, Scott and Stewart. After high school, Shelley Duvall continued her education at South Texas Junior College and sold cosmetics at Foley’s, which was her first job.
In 1970, Shelley Duvall met Robert Altman for the first time when the latter was on the set of his film called “Brewster McCloud”. Robert Altman asked her if she wanted to appear in the film and she accepted a role in it. Shelley Duvall since that time has appeared in many other productions by Robert Altman, such as “McCabe & Mrs. Miller”, “Nashville”, “Thieves Like Us”, “Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull’s History Lesson” and some others, which made her name even more known as an actress. These films have also increased her financial status a lot. In 1976, the actress appeared in the film called “Bernice Bobs Her Hair”. Shelley Duvall appeared as a host of one episode of “Saturday Night Live”. In the show, she appeared in 5 sketches, including “Video Vixens”, “Van Arguments”, “Goodnights”, “Programming Change” and “Night of the Moonies”.