Lauren Tewes Net Worth

Lauren Tewes Net Worth 2022: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Cynthia Lauren Tewes net worth is
$2 Million

Cynthia Lauren Tewes Wiki Biography

Lauren Tewes was born on the 26th October 1954 in Braddock, Pennsylvania, USA and is an actress. Lauren is best known for starring in the television series “The Love Boat” (1977 – 1986) aired on ABC. Tewes has been active in the entertainment industry from 1976 to 2013.

How much is the net worth of Lauren Tewes? It has been reported by authoritative sources that the overall size of her wealth is as much as $2 million, as of the data presented in the middle of 2016. Acting is the main source of Tewes net worth.

Lauren Tewes Net Worth $2 Million

To begin with, the girl was raised in Whittier, California by her parents Joanne Woods and Joseph Tewes. She has one brother. She was educated Pioneer High School. Later, she graduated from the Rio Hondo College in Whittier, California. Afterwards, Tewes majored in acting at the University of California, Riverside. While still a student of the university, she won the 1st Annual Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in the Theatre. She debuted on the stage starring in the play “Arsenic and Old Lace” at the Pacific Conservatory Theatre in California. Then she appeared in the plays “Born Yesterday” and “Crimes of the Heart” and in the 1980s.

Concerning the profession career, she made the leap to the small screen with episodic character in mythical series “Charlie’s Angels”, which appeared in the episode “Angeles” chained from the first season, issued in 1976. The above mentioned character gave the life to the later sex symbol of Hollywood Kim Basinger and “Starsky & Hutch” (1977). The actress gained popularity thanks to the charming character of Jill Redfield from the famous television series “Family”. Tewes gave life to the character for seven years, from 1977 until 1982, then she was replaced by Pat Klous because of the drug problems. She got the role in 1986, but the series was cancelled the following year. It should be said, that meanwhile Tewes starred opposite Jennifer Jason Leigh in the slasher film “Eyes of a Stranger” (1981) directed by Ken Wiederhorn. However, after leaving the series “Family” in 1982, her career suffered a decline. In the 1990s, the actress got involved in several films made directly for the small screen and participated in the distribution of a new version of the legendary series “The Fugitive” (2000 – 2001), though. Later, she continued acting in the plays such as “My Fair Lady” (2003) and “Prayer for My Enemy” (2007). Tewes has also performed in the radio theatre. To conclude, all the above mentioned engagements have added sums to the total size of Tewes net worth.

Finally, the personal life of the actress, she has been married three times. In 1977, she married her first husband John Wassel, who Lauren divorced in 1981. In 1986, the actress married Paolo Nonnis whom she divorced in the beginning of 1990s. In 1996, she married her third husband Bob Nadir with whom she lived until his death in 2002. Currently, Tewes is single and resides near Seattle, Washington, USA.

Full NameLauren Tewes
Net Worth$2 Million
Date Of BirthOctober 26, 1953
Place Of BirthBraddock, Pennsylvania, United States
Height5 ft 5 in (1.67 m)
EducationPioneer High School, Rio Hondo College, University of California, Riverside
NationalityUnited States of America
SpouseJohn Wassel (m. 1977–1982), Paolo Noonis (1986-1994), Robert Nadir (m. 1996–2002, his death)
ParentsJoanne Woods, Joseph Tewes
SiblingsEd Tewes
NicknamesCynthia Lauren Tewes , Lauren Tewis
Awards1st Annual Chancellor's Award for Excellence in the Theatre, TV Land Fan Favorite Award (2010)
NominationsGolden Globe award for Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television (1982)
Movies"Eyes of a Stranger" (1981), “Starsky & Hutch” (1977), "Rotten Tomatoes" (1998)
TV Shows“The Love Boat” (1977 – 1986), "Arsenic and Old Lace" (theatre), “Charlie's Angels” (1976), "Family: "Mirror, Mirror on the Wall..." (1977), “The Fugitive” (2000 – 2001), “My Fair Lady” (2003), “Prayer for My Enemy” (2007), "Anything for Love" (1985),
1Her paternal grandfather, Joseph Frederick Tewes, was a German immigrant, and her paternal grandmother, Mildred Gertrude Marie Franklin, was of German descent. Lauren's mother's family was of Irish and English origin.
2Performing in the world premiere of the Craig Lucas play "Prayer for My Enemy" with the Intiman Theatre Co. in Seattle. [July 2007]
3She now works in Seattle, Washington as a cheese steward following her completion of culinary arts studies. [2004]
4She has played the same character (Julie McCoy) in four different series: The Love Boat (1977), Charlie's Angels (1976), Martin (1992) and Love Boat: The Next Wave (1998).
5Sideline: gourmet cooking.
6Made her stage debut in "Arsenic and Old Lace" at the Pacific Conservatory Theatre in California. Other plays include "Born Yesterday" and "Crimes of the Heart" which were performed during the early 1980s.
7Also studied at the University of California at Riverside, California where she won the 1st Annual Chancellor's Award for Excellence in the Theatre.
8Father, Joseph Robert Tewes, was a wood pattern maker; mother is the former Joanne Woods.
9Attended Rio Hondo College in Whittier, California.
10Last name is pronounced "Tweeze".
11Following Lauren's dismissal from The Love Boat (1977) in 1984, she spiraled into drug addiction. She has now been sober for many years and presently makes her living doing voice-overs and radio commercials. She says she used to spend 16 hours a day caring for her sick husband.


Twin Peaks2017TV Series post-production
Locally Grown2013TV MovieGigi Granger
The Fugitive2000-2001TV SeriesLinda Westershulte
Pajama Sam 3: You Are What You Eat from Your Head to Your Feet2000Video GameGranny Smythe (voice)
Gorky 171999Video Game English version, voice
The X-Files Game1998Video GameJoan Truitt
Love Boat: The Next Wave1998TV SeriesJulie McCoy
Police Quest: SWAT 21998Video GameDispatch / Terrorist / Tammany's Wife / ... (voice)
Freddi Fish 3: The Case of the Stolen Conch Shell1998Video Game voice
Putt-Putt Travels Through Time1997Video Game voice
Nowhere1997Julie The Newscaster
Martin1997TV SeriesJulie McCoy
It Came from Outer Space II1996TV MovieCarolee Minter
The Doom Generation1995TV Anchorwoman
Attack of the 5 Ft. 2 Women1994TV MovieHostess
Weird Science1994TV SeriesMs. Tankey
Magic Kid1993VideoMom
Dark Justice1992-1993TV Series
Who's the Boss?1991TV SeriesLavonne
Camp Cucamonga1990TV MovieMrs. Scott
The China Lake Murders1990TV Movie
My Two Dads1988TV SeriesKaren Kupkus
The Love Boat1977-1987TV SeriesCruise Director Julie McCoy
Sky Commanders1987TV SeriesRed McCullough
Hotel1984-1986TV SeriesEllen Pierson / Paula Todd
Hunter1986TV SeriesSheila Burke
Murder, She Wrote1985TV SeriesBetty Jordan
Anything for Love1985TV MovieDot Bailey
T.J. Hooker1985TV SeriesCynthia Randolph
Finder of Lost Loves1985TV SeriesDorothy Keating
The New Mike Hammer1985TV SeriesChastity
The Love Boat Fall Preview Special1984TV MovieCruise Director Julie McCoy
Fantasy Island1978-1984TV SeriesBebe DeForrest / Jane Howell
Eyes of a Stranger1981Jane
Charlie's Angels1976-1979TV SeriesJulie McCoy / Christine Hunter
Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders1979TV MovieJessie Mathews
Vega$1978TV SeriesCindy Smalley
Starsky and Hutch1977TV SeriesAsst. D.A Sharon Freemont
ABC Weekend Specials1977TV SeriesSharon
Family1977TV SeriesJill Redfield
Police Story1976TV SeriesKathy


Home & Family2015TV SeriesHerself
Today2014TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Sidewalks Entertainment2014TV SeriesGuest / Herself
Entertainment Tonight2014TV SeriesHerself - The Love Boat
Oprah: Where Are They Now?2014TV SeriesHerself
The Talk2013TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The 8th Annual TV Land Awards2010TV SpecialHerself
Whatever Happened To?2009TV SeriesHerself
The Love Boat: TV Tales2002TV SpecialHerself
Weakest Link2001TV SeriesHerself
Biography2001TV Series documentaryHerself
Entertainment Tonight Presents: The Love Boat - Secrets from the Ship2000TV Movie documentaryHerself
TV Guide's Truth Behind the Sitcom Scandals 32000TV Movie documentaryHerself
All-Star Party for Aaron Spelling1998TV SpecialHerself
You Don't Know Jack: Volume 21996Video GameHerself - Celebrity Guest Appearance (voice)
Showbiz Today1991TV SeriesHerself
The 39th Annual Golden Globe Awards1982TV Special documentaryHerself
The John Davidson Show1980TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Co-Host
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1979TV SeriesHerself
The Mike Douglas Show1979TV SeriesHerself - Co-Host
Good Morning America1979TV SeriesHerself
The 21st Annual TV Week Logie Awards1979TV SpecialHerself
All-Star Family Feud Special1979TV SeriesHerself - Celebrity Contestant
Family Feud1978-1979TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Contestant
Rockin' New Year's Eve 19791978TV SpecialHerself - Host
The Hollywood Squares1978TV SeriesHerself

Archive Footage

Entertainment Tonight2014TV SeriesHerself - The Love Boat

Nominated Awards

1982Golden GlobeGolden Globes, USABest Supporting Actress in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for TelevisionThe Love Boat (1977)

Known for movies

IMDB Wikipedia

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