Shayne Lamas Biography

Updated On Feb 15, 2019 Published On Oct 14, 2015
Facts of Shayne Lamas
Date of Birth: 1985 , November-6
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 1 Inch
Name Shayne Lamas
Birth Name Shayne Dahl Lamas
Father Lorenzo Lamas
Mother Michele Cathy Smith
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Santa Monica, California, United States
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Net Worth $3 million
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Blonde
Face Color White
Famous for The Bachelor
Affair with Matt Grant ( Engaged)
Married Yes
Married to Nik Richie (m. 2010–present)
Children 2
Divorce No
Movies The 13th Alley, In The Pines
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Shayne Lamas, born as Shayne Lamas Shayne Dahl Lamas, is the famous actress from the United States. She is the winner of the twelfth season of the reality television series The Bachelor.

Born to Father Lorenzo Lamas: His Age, Childhood

Shayne Lamas was born on November 6, 1985, in Santa Monica, California, the United States, to father Lorenzo Lamas and Michele Cathy Smith. She is an American and is of white descent.

She has a younger brother named AJ Lamas, who is also an actor. Her grandparents Fernando Lamas and Arlene Dahl are also famous Argentine actors.

Shayne Lamas Father Lorenzo Lamas

Shayne's father Lorenzo is also an American actor and is recognized for his appearance in the 1980s soap opera Falcon Crest. Besides, he has also appeared in TV series and movies like The Bold and the Beautiful, The Muse, Raptor Ranch, Deep Evil, and many others. He was also the judge on ABC television's Are You Hot? 

Lorenzo was born on January 20, 1958, in Santa Monica, California. He was married five times, and all his marriages ended in a divorce. Shayne is his daughter from his relationship with his wife Michele Cathy Smith.

Married to husband Nik Richie and Children

Shayne Lamas is a married woman; she is married to Nik Richie since 2010. Nik Richie is a renowned blogger, Internet personality, and an author from the United States. He is popular in the world for his work in the

Shayne and Nik got married in 2010 and eventually welcomed their first child, a daughter Press Dahl Lamas-Richie, on November 11, 2011. Later on January 19, 2014, they announced pregnancy with the second child, however, Lamas had a miscarriage in early February 2014. Later on July 4, 2015, she gave birth to their second child, a son Lyon Lamas-Richie, via surrogacy.

Previously engaged to The Bachelor contestant Matt Grant 

Prior to her marriage with Nik Richie, Shayne was engaged to her The Bachelor co-contestant Matt Grant. The two first met on the sets of season 12 of ABC's The Bachelor and got engaged following their win on the reality show.

Matt reportedly proposed Shayne during the season finale of the show, however, by the end of July 2008, the news of their split made headlines. Regarding the issue, the duo stated, 

We tried hard to make it work but we realized that we were both heading in different directions, We truly care about each other and will remain close friends.

Well, after their split, she moved on to marry Nik Richie.

What is her net worth in 2019?

As of 2019, Shayne has a net worth of around $3 million. However, back in 2017, her total assets were worth around $1 million.

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Shayne Lamas facts on timeline

Born in Santa Monica, California

November 6 , 1985

Shayne Lamas was from the upper class family born as Shayne Dahl Lamasin Santa Monica, California, United States of America to Lorenzo Lamas and Michele Cathy Smith. She is an American and is of white descent.

Married to Nik Richie

April 18 , 2010

Shayne Lamas is a married woman; she has been married with Nik Richie since 2010. Nik Richie is a renowned blogger and Internet personality from United States. He has also established himself as an author. He is popular in the world for his work in the 

Broke up with Matt Grant


Before being married with Nik Richie, she also had romantic relationship with Matt Grant. She was also engaged with him but her engagement was called off soon after being engaged with him. The reason for their separation was because of their different thoughts. 

First child, Press Dahl Lamas Richie

November 11 , 2011

She became mother for the first time in her life in 2011 after being married with Nik Richie for about a year. She gave birth to her first child on 11th of November and it was a sweet little baby girl and they named her Press Dahl Lamas Richie. 

Second child, Lyon Lamas-Richie

July 4 , 2015

With the start of 2014, she and her husband announced that they were expecting their second child together. But some months later she suffered the miscarriage. In 2015, she became mother for the second time in her life and that was via surrogate.

Began her acting career


She dreamed being the famous actress since her childhood days. She played her first acting role in 1999 and that was in the television series, Air America. In this television series she appeared as the flight attendant in just one episode. 

Rose to prominence


Though she began her acting career since 1999 she didn't receive any fame till 2008. It is also rumored that she took a pause in her acting career with the start of 2000s. In 2008, she played her role in the television series The Bachelor and from that time on she became known all over United States as an actress. 

Was arrested

November 14 , 2009

She was arrested in 2009 for being drunk and driving the car. She was arrested in the Sobriety checkpoint and was ordered to step out of her car. She was found guilty of her crime and she was fined $300.