The iconic American actress Kirstie Alley who is known for playing her best roles in projects including It Takes Two and Cheers, left for the heavenly residence on Monday, December 5, 2022. Kirstie Alley Net Worth was believed to have be of $40 million at the time of her death.
Her family announced that they were sad to inform her that their mother (Kirstie Alley) had died of cancer, which was only recently diagnosed. At the time of her death, she was surrounded by her near and dear ones. Her family concluded the tribute after dubbing the legendary actress an amazing mother and a grandmother.
Scroll down to learn about Kirstie Alley net worth, children, husband and cause of death.
Kirstie Alley Net Worth
At the time of her death, Kirstie Alley had an estimated net worth of $40 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth. In addition to acting, Alley also earned money from writing and producing which has contributed to Kirstie Alley Net Worth.
Alley had writing credits for seven episodes of the sitcom Fat Actress. She had a total of eight production credits. One of Alley’s first production projects was the 1996 TV movie Suddenly. Some of her other production projects include Veronica’s Closet, Fat Actress, Kirstie Alley’s Big Life, and Kirstie.
|Source of Wealth||Film Television|
|Birth Place||Wichita, Kansas, United States|
|Height||5′ 7½” (1.71 m)|
|Weight||160 lbs (73 kg)|
|Marital Status||Divorced (Parker Stevenson)|
|Full Name||Kirstie Louise Alley|
|D.O.B||January 12, 1951|
|Ethnicity||English, German, Scottish|
|Occupation||Actress, Comedian, Spokesmodel|
|Education||Kansas State University, Wichita Southeast High School|
|Children||2 (William True, Lillie Price)|
Kirstie Alley Biography
Kirstie Alley was born on January 12, 1951, in Wichita, Kansas. She started acting when she was just seven years old. She acted in the Romeo Juliet production, in her school. She was so much interested in acting that she Took admitted to Kansas State University to study drama, but she was rather interested in acting than studying drama shows. That’s why she left College in Middle to join a drama company. After working on a few more small Productions. She went to Los Angeles to struggle for her roles.
One more lady who was struggling with her was known as Mimi Rogers. Mimi Rogers and Kirstie Alley were roommates; they both got their first success. When they got a role in NCIS. As we have already told you, she was pretty good at her studies. That’s why she won our TV game show before she became an actor. As we have already told you that she made her name while she was working on Cheers.
She was offered a big role in the offshoot of Cheers. That’s what that was called, Frazier, but she was not interested in that, because she was not getting the money that she thinks she deserved while she was working in Cheers. On Cheers, She was getting a hundred thousand dollars per episode. So, you can imagine how Kirstie Alley Net Worth. has reached where it is now.
Kristie Alley Husband and Family
Kristie was married to Boy Alley from 1970 to 1977 but things didn’t work out between them. Later she married Parker Stevenson in 1983. But they got divorced in 1997. She had two children with Parker Stevenson, Lillie Price Stevenson and William True Stevenson.
Kirstie bought a mansion in Los Angeles with 8,800 square feet and a price tag of $2.988 million in the year 2000. She put the house on the market in November 2018 for $11.97 million. In April 2021, she agreed to sell the house for $7.8 million.
She also bought Lisa Marie Presley’s house in Clearwater, Florida, for $1.5 million in the year 2000.
Kirstie owned land in the town of Islesboro, Maine, for 30 years. In 1991, she and Parker Stevenson bought a big house with 21 rooms there. When they split up, they both moved to different homes in Maine. Kirstie paid $1.15 million for a house on the water in town in 2003. She still owned her house in town until about the middle of 2020.
Kirstie Alley Cause of Death
How did Kirstie Alley die? Alley’s children, son William True and daughter Lillie Price, announced on December 5, 2022, that she had died from a recently diagnosed form of cancer. She was 71 years old. “To all our friends, far and wide around the world…We are sad to inform you that our incredible, fierce and loving mother has passed away after a battle with cancer, only recently discovered,” William and Lillie said in a statement on Alley’s Instagram. “She was surrounded by her closest family and fought with great strength, leaving us with a certainty of her never-ending joy of living and whatever adventures lie ahead. As iconic as she was on screen, she was an even more amazing mother and grandmother.”
The statement continued, “We are grateful to the incredible team of doctors and nurses at the Moffitt Cancer Center for their care. Our mother’s zest and passion for life, her children, grandchildren and her many animals, not to mention her eternal joy of creating, were unparalleled and leave us inspired to live life to the fullest just as she did. We thank you for your love and prayers and ask that you respect our privacy at this difficult time. With love always, True and Lillie Parker.”
Alley’s representative confirmed Alley’s cause of death was colon cancer to People. According to the American Cancer Society, the lifetime risk of developing colorectal cancer is 1 in 23 (4.3 percent) for men and 1 in 25 (4 percent) for women. The organization estimates 106,180 new cases of colon cancer and 44,850 new cases of rectal cancer in 2022.
The American Cancer Society also reports that colorectal cancer is the third leading cause of cancer-related deaths in men and women in the United States and the second most common cause of cancer deaths for men and women combined. The organization also estimates that colorectal cancer is expected to cause about 52,580 deaths in 2022. Other celebrities who have died of colon cancer include Audrey Hepburn, Chadwick Boseman and Eartha Kitt.
After the news of her death, Alley’s friend and Look Who’s Talking co-star, John Travolta, paid tribute to her in an Instagram post. “Kirstie was one of the most special relationships I’ve ever had. I love you Kirstie. I know we will see each other again,” he wrote. Ted Danson, Alley’s Cheers co-star, also paid tribute to her in a statement to E! News. “I was on a plane today and did something I rarely do. I watched an old episode of Cheers,” he said. “It was the episode where Tom Berenger proposes to Kirstie, who keeps saying no, even though she desperately wants to say yes. Kirstie was truly brilliant in it. Her ability to play a woman on the verge of a nervous breakdown was both moving and hysterically funny.” He continued, “She made me laugh 30 years ago when she shot that scene, and she made me laugh today just as hard. As I got off the plane, I heard that Kirstie had died. I am so sad and so grateful for all the times she made me laugh. I send my love to her children. As they well know, their mother had a heart of gold. I will miss her.”
Kirstie Alley, a legendary figure in Hollywood passed away at age 71 and left a sizable financial legacy (Net Worth). The deceased actress, who passed away on Monday, December 5, 2022, was well-known for her work on successful films like It Takes Two and Cheers.
Her daughters, True and Lillie Parker, stated on her Instagram that they were “saddened to inform you that our wonderful, fierce and beloved mother has passed away after a fight with cancer, just recently found.”
She fought valiantly while surrounded by her closest family members, leaving us with little doubt about her unending love of life and whatever adventures lie ahead. She was a legendary actress and an even better mother and grandma. The estimated Kirstie Alley net worth is of 40 million dollars today, it looks like all that hard work really paid off!
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