Courtney Thorne-Smith Biography

Updated On Nov 29, 2017 Published On May 28, 2016
Facts of Courtney Thorne-Smith
Date of Birth: 1967 , November-8
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Courtney Thorne-Smith
Birth Name Melanie Jayne Lynskey
Nationality Wellington
Birth Place/City New Plymouth, New Zealand
Ethnicity White Ethnicity
Profession Model, Acting
Working For Movies
Net Worth $8 million
Famous for Actress
Married Yes
Married to Roger Fishman (m. 2007)
Divorce Andrew Conrad (m. 2000–2001)
Children Jacob Emerson Fishman
Education Tamalpais High School
Awards Emerging Master(2014)
Siblings Jennifer Smith
Eye Color Piercing blue
Hair Color Brown Dark
Affair with Karen Pittman
Girlfriend Karen Pittman
Movies Heavenly Creatures
TV Show Two and a Half Men
Father Walter Smith
Mother Lora Thorne
Weight in KG 54 kg
Online Presence Facebook,Wikipedia,Twitter,instagram
Body Measurements 34-23-34 inches
Breast Size 34
Waist size 23
Hip Size 34
Shoe Size 9
Nick Name Mel
Face Color White
Neck Size 9.7
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In the early 1990s, while Courtney was starring in the TV series "Melrose Place", she was a love affair with her co-star Andrew Shue, an American actor. Their relationship lasted for a short period of time.

On 2nd June 2000, Courtney married Andrew Conrad, a geneticist. The couple stayed in a marital relationship for a brief period of time. They got divorced on 19th of January 2001.

On 1st January 2007, Courtney married Roger Fishman, a great writer and an author of several books. He is also famous for being the president of the marketing firm Zizo Group. The couple is parents to a child, a son. They welcomed their son, Jacob Emerson Fishman in early 2008.

Courtney's parents divorced when she was just seven years old. After that, she lived with both of her parents but at a different time. She joined "Tamalpais High School" and finally graduated from there in 1985.

While she was in her high school, Courtney also performed in several plays at Ensemble Theater Company. She debuted in 1986 by portraying the role of Lindsey in the movie. "Welcome to 18".

She also starred in the TV series Fast Times and The Thanksgiving Promise that year. She got her rose to fame in the early 1990s after she began starring the role of Allison Parker in the TV series Melrose Place. In 2017, Courtney appeared in the series Site Unseen: An Emma Fielding Mystery

She is also famous for her role in the TV series like According to Jim and Ally McBeal. She has been earning a lucrative amount of salary and her current net worth is around $8 Million.

Courtney Thorne-Smith facts on timeline

Born in San Francisco, California, United States

November 8 , 1967

Sweet and lovely, Courtney Thorne-Smith was born in San Francisco, California, United States of American as the lovely daughter of Walter Smith and Lora Thorne. She is an American and is of white ethnicity. She is five feet and six inches tall. 

Graduated from Tamalpais High School

1985

She joined Menlo-Atherton High School to pursue her primary education. After studying there for several years, she joined Tamalpais High School and finally graduated from there in 1985. While she was in her high school, she also performed in several plays at Ensemble Theater Company. 

Began her acting career

1986

She has been pursuing her acting career since the mid 1980s. In 1986, she starred in the TV series Fast Times and The Thanksgiving Promise. The following year she starred the role of Photography class student in the TV series Growing Pains. 

First feature film, Welcome to 18

1986

She made her feature film debut in 1986 by starring the role of Lindsey in the movie Welcome to 18. She also portrayed the role of Alise in the movie Lucas that year. She voice acted in the 2005 movie Batman: New Times. 

Appeared in the television series, Melrose Place

1992

She is an actress from United States. She got her rise in fame in the early 1990s after she began starring the role of Allison Parker in the TV series Melrose Place. She is also famous for her role in the TV series like According to Jim and Ally McBeal.

Began dating Melrose Place

1992

In the early 1990s while Courtney was starring in the TV series Melrose Place, she began having love affairs with her co star Andrew Shue. Andrew Shue is also an American actor. This love life lasted for short period of time.

Married to Andrew Conrad

June 2 , 2000

On 2nd of June 2000, Courtney got married to Andrew Conrad. Andrew Conrad is a geneticist. This married life didn't last for about a year as they got divorced on 19th of January 2001. The actual reason why they got divorced is unknown. 

Married to Roger Fishman

January 1 , 2007

On 1st of January 2007, Courtney got married to Roger Fishman. Roger Fishman is a great writer and an author of several books. He is also known for being the president of the marketing firm the Zizo Group. As a loving spouse, they welcomed their only child in the early 2008.

First child, Jacob Emerson Fishman

January 11 , 2008

She became mother for the first time in her life in 2008. She and her loving husband, Roger Fishman welcomed their first child together on 11th of January and that time it was a son and they named him Jacob Emerson Fishman.

Became a spokeswoman for Almay cosmetics

1997

She is not only known as an actress but also as a spokeswoman of several campaigns. In the late 1990s, she served as a spokeswoman for Almay cosmetics. She is also known for being a spokeswoman for the Atkins diet.

Won Screen Actors Guild Awards

1999

For starring the role of Georgia Thomas in the TV series Ally McBeal, she got her first nomination in Screen Actors Guild Awards in 1998. She won this award for the first time in 1999 for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series.