Shannon Tweed


Shannon Tweed Biography

Shannon Lee Tweed Simmons was born on the 10th of March 1957. She is best known as an American film actress who started her career as a Playboy model and starred in Hot Dog, Movie in 1984. She starred at Electra in 1996 and appeared in Dead Sexy in 2001. One of the most famous actresses of mainstream erotica, she's associated with the genre of an erotic thriller. In 1982, she was named Playmate of the Year, which started her acting career. She competed in beauty pageants and placed fourth in the 1978 Miss Canada Pageant.

Shannon Tweed Bio

Shannon Tweed Bio/Wiki

First NameShannon
Middle NameLee
Last NameSimmons
Maiden NameTweed
Full Name at BirthShannon Lee Tweed
Alternative NameShannon Tweed-Simmons, Miss Ottawa 1978, Miss November 1981, Turtle (by her sister Tracy Tweed), Shannon Simmons, Turtle, Playmate of the Year 1982
Age63 years
Birthday10th March, 1957
BirthplaceSaint John's, Newfoundland, Canada
Height5' 10″ (178 cm)
Weight128lbs (58 kg)
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorBlonde
Distinctive FeaturePlatinum Blonde Hair, Voluptuous Figure, Deep Sultry Voice, Sparkling Blue Eyes
Zodiac SignPisces
UniversityMount Royal Collegiate, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Occupation TextModel, Actress, Producer, Miscellaneous Crew
OccupationModel (Adult/Glamour)
Claim to FamePlayboy's Playmate of the Month November 1981, Playmate of the Year 1982, Wife of Gene Simmons
Bust (inches)36
Cup SizeD
Waist (inches)25
Hips (inches)36
MotherLouise Tweed
BrotherLance Tweed, Jeff Tweed
SisterTracy Tweed (actress), Sara Tweed, Kim Tweed
Family MemberNick Simmons (son), Sophie Simmons (daughter), Emily Tweed, Hunter Tweed, Jake Tweed

Shannon Tweed Career

Shannon began her film career and also appeared in the soap opera Falcon Crest (1981). She became Playmate of the Year in 1982. She was briefly involved with Playboy magazine founder Hugh Hefner but has carried on a long-term relationship with KISS member Gene Simmons since 1983. Tweed and Simmons married in 2011. She has become somewhat of a “B” movie “queen”, appearing in numerous low-budget “erotic thrillers” and adventure films. She and Simmons have two children, a son named Nicolas and a daughter Sophie.

Shannon Tweed Husband, Dating

Shannon Tweed and Gene Simmons have been married for 8 years since 1st Oct 2011.

Relationships History

Shannon Tweed has been in relationships with Hugh Hefner (1981 – 1983) and Ron Foxx (1976 – 1980).

Shannon Tweed Net Worth

Shannon Tweed is a Canadian actress and model, who has an estimated net worth of $25 million.


Sex, Marriage and Infidelity2014MargaretMovie
Seed2013Wendy MaybelyTV Show
A Very Satan Christmas2013Shannon TweedShort Film
Ex-Wives of Rock2012NarratorTV Show
Republic of Doyle2010Frances LemontTV Show
United States of Tara2009Knatasha KnightbladeTV Show
Run of the House2003Ms. Dee Dee ColeTV Show
Wish You Were Dead2002Lesbian HitwomanMovie
My Guide to Becoming a Rock Star2002MomTV Show
Diaries of Darkness2000Movie
The Rowdy Girls2000Velvet McKenzieMovie
Detroit Rock City1999Amanda FinchMovie
Forbidden Sins1999Maureen DohertyMovie
Assault on Death Mountain1999Hunter WileyTV Movie
Powerplay1999Jacqueline KnightTV Movie
Beggars and Choosers1999Shannon TweedTV Show
Get Real1999Joanna ParsonsTV Show
SpongeBob SquarePants1999Mom FishTV Show
The Parkers1999Sophia Van LoweTV Show
Dead by Dawn1998Wendy MarshMovie
Naked Lies1998Cara LandryMovie
No Contest II1997Sharon BellMovie
Assault on Devil's Island1997Hunter WileyTV Movie
The Tom Show1997MaggieTV Show
Java Heads: The Movie1997Movie
Electra1996Electra-Billy's stepmother, LornaMovie
Stormy Nights1996Jennifer McCormickMovie
White Cargo1996AlexiaMovie
Homeboys in Outer Space1996DeliaTV Show
Nash Bridges1996BessTV Show
Pacific Blue1996Sheila SilverTV Show
Indecent Behavior III1995Dr. Rebecca MathisMovie
No Contest1995Sharon BellMovie
The Dark Dancer1995Dr. Margaret SimpsonMovie
Victim of Desire1995Carla DuvallMovie
Marker1995Samantha KentTV Show
Cold Sweat1994Beth MooreMovie
Hard Vice1994AndreaMovie
Illicit Dreams1994Moira DavisMovie
Indecent Behavior II1994Dr. Rebecca MathisMovie
Night Fire1994LydiaMovie
Scorned1994Amanda Chessfield, Patricia LangleyMovie
Hot Line1994RebeccaTV Show
Indecent Behavior1993Dr. Rebecca MathisMovie
Night Eyes Three1993Zoe ClairmontMovie
The Naked Truth1993The First Class StewardessMovie
Model by Day1993ShannonTV Movie
Frasier1993Dr. Honey SnowTV Show
Matrix1993Andrea HopperTV Show
Hollywood Dog1993TV Movie
Liar's Edge1992Heather BurnzMovie
Sexual Response1992Eve AndersonTV Movie
Last Call1991Audrey, CindyMovie
Night Eyes II1991Marilyn MejenesMovie
The Last Hour1991SusanMovie
Tagteam1991LeonaTV Movie
Civil Wars1991LureeTV Show
Fly by Night1991Sally 'Slick' MonroeTV Show
In the Cold of the Night1990LenaMovie
Twisted Justice1990HinkleMovie
Parker Lewis Can't Lose1990Ms. MasonTV Show
Wings1990Emily PalmerTV Show
Cannibal Women in the Avocado Jungle of Death1989Dr. Margo HuntMovie
Night Visitor1989Lisa GraceMovie
The Most Dangerous Woman Alive1989Ex-Pilot Tory MacAllistairMovie
Baywatch1989Allison FowlesTV Show
Generations1989Jade CollinsTV Show
The Firing Line1988Sandra SpencerMovie
Longarm1988Crazy SallyTV Movie
Dear John1988MargoTV Show
Code Name Vengeance1987SamMovie
Dragnet1987Baitmate (uncredited)Movie
Steele Justice1987Angela SpinelliMovie
The Last Fling1987Dr. Joan PrestonTV Movie
21 Jump Street1987Jody KleinmanTV Show
CBS Summer Playhouse1987BethTV Show
Hooperman1987DeMita AndreTV Show
Ohara1987RandiTV Show
Rags to Riches1987Babe AdairTV Show
Meatballs III: Summer Job1986The Love GoddessMovie
L.A. Law1986Jocelyn MillerTV Show
Married with Children1986Shannon TweedTV Show
Our House1986Maxine DentonTV Show
Stingray1985Harmony Masters, Janis RubinTV Show
Hot Dog… The Movie1984Sylvia FondaMovie
The Surrogate1984Lee WaiteMovie
The First Olympics: Athens 18961984Woman (uncredited)TV Show
1st & Ten: The Championship1984Kristy FullbrightTV Show
Highway to Heaven1984Nina Van SlykeTV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984Priscilla LakeTV Show
The New Mike Hammer1984Karen ThorsenTV Show
Three's a Crowd1984Princess LeannaTV Show
Of Unknown Origin1983Meg HughesMovie
The Hitchhiker1983Barbara, Dr. Rita de RoyTV Show
Drop-Out Father1982Beautiful WomanTV Movie
Nine to Five1982Tiffany CrystalTV Show
Cagney & Lacey1981Vicki BarringtonTV Show
Falcon Crest1981Diana HunterTV Show
The Dukes of Hazzard1979Betty JoTV Show
Fantasy Island1977Celina MorganTV Show
Days of Our Lives1965Savannah WilderTV Show