Bridgette Wilson Biography

Updated On Feb 26, 2019 Published On Jun 02, 2016
Facts of Bridgette Wilson
Date of Birth: 1973 , September-25
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Bridgette Wilson
Birth Name Bridgette Leann Wilson
Nick Name Bridgette
Father Dale Wilson
Mother Kathy Wilson
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Gold Beach, Oregon
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White/Native American
Profession Actress
Working For Retired
Net Worth $8 million
Famous for Mortal Kombat, Miss Teen USA in 1990, Santa Barbara
Affair with No
Married Yes
Married to Pete Sampras (m. 2000)
Children Christian Charles Sampras and Nikolaos Sampras
Divorce No
Education Gold Beach High School
Awards Miss Teen USA in 1990
Movies Mortal Kombat, Last Action Hero
Albums Then Came the Night
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The soap opera Santa Barbara actress Bridgette Wilson is an American actress, singer, model, and 1990 Miss Teen USA winner. Famed for her appearance in Last Action Hero, Mortal Kombat, House on Haunted Hill, and Shopgirl, Bridgette Wilson is married to her husband Pete Sampras for over 18 years and shares two children.

Bridgette Wilson's, Age, Early Life, and Education

Bridgette Wilson was born as Bridgette Leann Wilson in Gold Beach, Oregon, the United States of America to parents: Dale Wilson and Kathy Wilson. She is an American and is of white ethnicity. She was born on September 25, 1973, and is aged 45.

Wilson graduated from the Gold Beach High School in 1991. Interested in modeling and acting career since childhood, Bridgette Wilson at the age of seventeen, won Miss Teen USA in 1999 and became a high demand in Japan.

How old is Bridgette Wilson?

Born on September 25, 1973, Wilson is 45 years of age in 2019.

Bridgette Wilson' Career

After Bridgette Wilson' reign as Miss Teen USA, Wilson made her acting debut in 1992 by starring the role of Lisa Fenimore in the television series Santa Barbara (April 1992 to January 1993). Wilson made her movie debut appearing in the movie, Last Action Hero in 1993, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.

In the 1990s, she appeared in numerous movies like Higher Learning (1995), Mortal Kombat (1995), Billy Madison (1995), I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997), and House on Haunted Hill (1999). Her role as Sonya Balde in Mortal Kombat became the ladder of success in her professional acting career.

Bridgette Wilson then appeared in the 2001 movie Wedding Planner alongside stars like Jennifer LopezMatthew McConaughey, and Justin Chambers. After her appearance in Shopgirl (2005), Bridgette most recently appeared in Phantom Punch (2008) featuring Stacey Dash.

Also a singer, Bridgette also released her 2 CDs: I Only Wanna Be With You and Gimme a Kiss.

Bridgette Wilson' Personal Life: Married to Husband Pete Sampras

Talking about Bridgette Wilson' personal life, she is a happily married woman. She is married to husband Pete Sampras, an American former Tennis player with 7 Wimbledon Championship win. He retired at the 2002 US Open after defeating rival Andre Agassi in the final.

Bridgette CAPTION: Bridgette Wilson and her husband Pete Sampras SOURCE: media4.hw

After dating for a couple of years, Bridgette Wilson tied the knot to Pete on September 30, 2000, and is still together without any divorce rumors. Also, they are free from extramarital affair rumors.

Do They Have Children Together?

Bridgette Wilson and Pete Sampras share two sons: Christian Charles Sampras (born on November 21, 2002) and Nikolaos Sampras (born on July 29, 2005). The happy family of four currently lives in their mansion in Bel Air, California, bought in 2014.

Bridgette Wilson' Net Worth and Salary

As of 2019, Bridgette Wilson's net worth is estimated to be $8 million while her husband Pete is alleged to own a net worth $150 million. Bridgette earned all her wealth from her works in movies and from the sales of her records.

In 2016, the pair listed their Los Angeles' 6,900 square feet home in the market for $8.9 million. The property was sold a few months later for $7.25 million.

How much is Bridgette husband Pete Sampras Net Worth?

As of 2019, Pete has a total asset that is worth around $150 million.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Carpoolers star Bridgette Wilson stands 5 feet 9 inches, ie. 1.75 m. Likewise, her weight is 54 kg, and her body measures 34-25-34. Similarly she has blond hair and her eye is dark brown.

Bridgette Wilson facts on timeline

Born in Gold Beach, Oregon

September 25 , 1973

Known for her pretty face and sexy long legs, Bridgette Wilson was born as Bridgette Leann Wilson in Gold Beach, Oregon, United States of America to Dale Wilson and Kathy Wilson. She is an American and is of white ethnicity.

Graduated from Gold Beach High School


Bridgette Wilson was enrolled at Gold Beach High School. As a child, Wilson was active in several fields. She was an active volleyball while she was in high school and also played from her school's volleyball team. She finally earned her high school graduation from there in 1991.

Was crowned with Miss Teen USA


Bridgette Wilson is not only gifted with an acting talent and her loving voice but she is also known for her her pretty face and sexy long legs. In 1990, she represented Oregon in the Miss Teen USA and was crowned with this title at the end of this competition. 

Began her acting career


After being crowned with the Miss Teen USA title, Bridgette Wilson didn't engage herself in modeling but in acting. She made her acting debut in 1992 by starring in the role of Lisa Fenimore in the TV series Santa Barbara and these days she is still known for this role.

First feature film, Last Action Hero


Bridgette Wilson made her feature film debut in 1993 by portraying the role of Whitney and Meredith in the movie Last Action Hero. In 1995, she appeared in the movies like Billy Madison, Higher LearningMortal Kombat and Nixon.

Released her first album, I Only Wanna Be with You


Though Bridgette Wilson is an American actress and singer, she has a high demand in Japan and her loving voice is well appreciated there. Her debut album, I Only Wanna Be with You was released in 1994 and her second album Gimme a Kiss was released in 1996

Appeared in the horror movie, House on Haunted Hill


Bridgette Wilson has been active in acting since the early 1990s and from that time on, she has starred in several movies and TV series. In 1999, she was found starring in the role of Melissa Margaret Marr in the horror movie House on Haunted Hill.

Married to Pete Sampras

September 30 , 2000

On 30th of September 2000Bridgette Wilson got married to Pete Sampras. Pete Sampras is a former tennis player from United States and the former world No. 1 player. As a loving spouse, they also have two children together. 

First child, Christian Charles Sampras

November 21 , 2002

Bridgette Wilson became mother for the first time in her life in 2002. She and her loving husband Pete Sampras welcomed their first child together on 21st of November and that time, it was a son and they named him Christian Charles Sampras.

Second child, Ryan Nikolaos Sampras

July 29 , 2005

Bridgette Wilson became mother for the second time in her life in 2005. She and her loving husband Pete Sampras welcomed their second child together on 29th of July and that time it was also a son and they named him Ryan Nikolaos Sampras.

Net Worth Update


Professional in acting career from 1990-2008, Bridgette Wilson is currently estimated to have a net worth of $8 million. Her husbad, Pete, a retired Tennis player is alleged to own worth $150 million