Quick Facts of Dedee Pfeiffer
|Net Worth||$2 million|
|Height||5 ft 5 in|
|Date of Birth||1 January, 1964|
American actress, Dedee Pfeiffer has continued to work hard to prove her significance in the movie industry. TV lovers who are conversant with the popular sitcom For Your Love would definitely be excited at the mention of her name.
Like some of her counterparts, Pfeiffer has got an inspiring story behind her success. Here are interesting facts about the talented actress.
What happened to Dedee Pfeiffer?
An American movie and TV actress Dedee has made her return to acting by starring in the role of Denise Brisbane in famous ABC drama series named “Big Sky”. The series was made by David E. Kelly who is Dedee’s brother-in-law.
Dedee Pfeiffer – Biography, Age
Dorothy Diane “Dedee” Pfeiffer was born in Midway City, California on January 1, 1964. Although her parents were nowhere close to show business, Dedee was always inclined to entertainment, just like her older sister, a legendary actress.
Dedee Pfeiffer grew up wanting so much to become an actress. She sought various roles and did a lot of odd jobs in her search for greener pastures. She once worked at a mud-wrestling bar as a cocktail waitress.
Her various odd jobs also include her dancing in a Disneyland parade and even dressing up as a monkey for entertainment purposes. In all this, her passion for the big screen remained intact and she never lost focus.
Dedee’s search yielded positive results in 1985 when she made her debut in the CBS series Simon & Simon. Her movie debut followed afterward with the film Into the Night; she starred alongside her sister Michelle in the comedy thriller which also starred.
Dedee Pfeiffer was so good in the role and consequently caught the attention of various filmmakers who put her in their movies.
Dedee Pfeiffer went on to land more roles in movies and series as well. She appeared in Vamp in 1986 and the following year, also starred in The Allnighter. Dedee did the unexpected in 1989 when she appeared nude in The Horror Show.
The shower scene which was her first nude scene drew lots of attention to the actress. In 2002, she repeated the same act but this time it was for a magazine; she went nude for the February 2002 edition of Playboy Magazine.
The 90s came with more roles for the actress and she didn’t hesitate to grab the opportunities that came her way. She starred in Tune in Tomorrow (1990), an adaptation of Maro Vargas Llosa’s novel ‘Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter’.
In 1993, she starred in Falling Down, alongside Barbara Hershey, who also appeared in Tune in Tomorrow.
In 1995, she starred as ‘Rachel Robbins Manning in the sitcom Cybill. It was her first main role in a series and she was undeniably quite remarkable. The talented actress earned lots of recognition and accolades for her role in the sitcom.
Another sitcom followed afterward; from 1998 to 2002, Dedee Pfeiffer starred in For Your Love, which has gone on to be one of the roles she is mostly remembered for. Pfeiffer went on to land more roles and gradually grew her prominence in the industry.
Is Dedee Pfeiffer related to Michelle Pfeiffer?
Michelle Pfeiffer is the sister of Dedee Pfeffer who is also an actress and has became successful in entertainment industry like her sister Dedee Pfeiffer.
Everything You Need to Know about the Actress
Family – Parents, Siblings
Dedee was born to Donna Pfeiffer and Richard Pfeiffer. As mentioned earlier, anyone who knows Dedee Pfeiffer well would also know that she is a younger sister to Michelle Pfeiffer, a renowned actress in the industry.
She has two other siblings; her younger sister, Lori Pfeiffer who is also an actress, and an older brother, Rick Pfeiffer.
Why is Dedee Pfeiffer famous?
Dedee Pfeiffer is mainly famous for her role as Rachel in the famous sitcom “Cybill” and Sheri on “For Your Love” and in the movie “The Allnighter” as Val.
Height and Weight
Dedee Pfeiffer has the perfect body for her acting career. She has a slim body build and stands at a height of 5ft 5in (1.65m) which is quite proportional to her weight of 53 kg. Her body stats have been given as 34-24-34 for her chest, waist, and hips respectively.
A famous American TV as well as movie actress Dedde has an estimated net worth of $2 million as of 2022.
Husband & Boyfriend
Like most of her counterparts, Dedee Pfeiffer has got lots of stories about her love life. She is not married to anyone at the moment but has been married three times.
Her first marriage was to Gregory Fein in 1996. Their marriage lasted for five years before the two went for divorce in 2001.
That same year the actress tied the knot with Santiago Gomez. With Gomez, she had two children. Like her first marriage, the second lasted for five years; Pfeiffer and Gomez split in 2006.
Afterward, she moved on with Irish actor, Kevin Ryan, whom she married in 2009. Their marriage sparked an uproar at the time as the actress was 20 years older than her actor husband.
Pfeiffer’s last marriage with the Irish actor lasted only three years after which they split in 2012.