Amanda Bearse's Net Worth

What Is Amanda Bearse’s Net Worth?

Amanda Bearse has a net worth of $16 million USD. She is an American actress, director, and comedienne. Amanda Bearse is an actor, director, and comedian who began her career on the soap opera “All My Children,” but rose to prominence after starring in and directing episodes of the television sitcom “Married… with Children.”

Early life

Amanda was born in Winter Park as an only child by her parents, about whom Amanda keeps quiet because she values their privacy.

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She discovered her passion for acting while attending Winter Park High School, where she was also involved in track and field, soccer, and dance. Amanda acted in a number of plays in high school and at a local theater, and when she graduated in 1976, she enrolled at Rollins College before transferring to Birmingham Southern College and then Young Harris College. She also studied acting at the Neighborhood Playhouse in New York City, where she studied under Sanford ‘Sandy’ Meisner, a well-known American actor, and acting teacher. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in 1980.

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In 1982, she made her television debut as Amanda Cousins in the serial opera “All My Children,” where she stayed for two seasons, and then in 1983, she starred in the television film “First Affair.” She then moved on to films, playing a tiny role in “Protocol,” then Nicole Ferret in “Fraternity Vacation” in 1985, and Amy Peterson in the cult horror film “Fright Night” the following year, alongside Chris Sarandon and William Ragsdale.

Amanda’s debut came in 1986 when she played Marcy in the TV sitcom “Married with Children.” Marcy became a star alongside her TV co-stars Ed O’Neill, Katey Sagal, and Christina Applegate during the series’ 11 seasons, which aired from 1990 to 1997. Amanda worked on various other projects during the run of the show, including the television film “Out There 2” and the action-comedy feature “The Doom Generation” in 1995. She hasn’t been as active since the series ended, but she did feature in 2001 in the TV series “Nikki” and in 2013 in the TV series “Anger Management” as Rita. She just began filming “Sky Sharks,” a comedy-horror thriller set for release in late 2018, in which she will co-star alongside Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Naomi Grossman, and Dave Sheridan.

Personal Life

Amanda Bearse and Carrie Schenken

Amanda came out as a lesbian in 1993, and it was later revealed that she had been in a relationship with Sandra Bernhard, an American actress, comedienne, screenwriter, and singer best known for her role as Nancy Barlett Thomas in the comedy series “Roseanne,” which aired from 1988 to 1997. They were together for around a year until they broke up.

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In 2010, she married Carrie Schenken.

Carrie and Amanda met in 2008 and began dating shortly afterward, eventually marrying in 2010. Amanda’s close friends and colleagues, including Katey Sagal and others from “Married with Children,” were present at the wedding, but David Faustino and Ed O’Neill were not, as the two grew apart after the show ended, despite the fact that they didn’t have a close relationship while the series was on the air. The pair have adopted a kid together since their marriage, and Amanda previously adopted a daughter named Zoe.

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