One of the FHM's 100 Sexiest Women in 1995, Victoria Principal is an American actress, author, and businesswoman. She became popular after portraying the role of Pamela Barnes Ewing on the CBS soap opera, Dallas from 1978-87.
Victoria Principal' Early Life And Education
Victoria Principal was born on January 3, 1950, and is 69 years old. She was born in Fukuoka, Japan to parents; mother Ree Principal and father Victor Rocco Principal. Her father was a United States Air Force sergeant.
Victoria's family had to travel often because of her father's profession, so she was raised in different countries including London, Puerto Rico, Florida, Georgia, and Massachusetts. She is of American nationality and belongs to the mixed ethnicity.
Victoria Principal' Career
Victoria Principal moved to Hollywood in 1970 and first appeared as Marie Elena in The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean. In the following year, she appeared in the movie, The Naked Ape, and in the television series, Love, American Style.
Till the date, Victoria has appeared in numerous television series and movies like Vigilante Force, Titans, Family Guy, The Burden of Proof, Home Improvement, Mistress, Love Story, Earthquake, and many others.
And with all the hard work and dedication at work, she earned a Golden Globe Nomination for Best Actress for her role in Dallas.
Victoria Principal' Personal Life
Victoria Principal was married twice in her life but both her marriage couldn't last long. First, she was married to Christopher Skinner in 1978, who is an actor. They met each other on the set of Dallas. After two years of marriage, they called off their marriage and got divorced in 1980.
Soon after her first divorce, Victoria Principal began dating with Andy Gibb. He was an English singer, songwriter, performer, and teen idol. They met for the first time on The John Davidson Show in 1981. She also sang a duet with Andy.
The couple split in March 1982. The reason behind their split was Gibb's drugs addiction, regarding which she stated,
"I did everything I could to help him. But then I told him he would have to choose between me and his problem."
Victoria's second marriage was with Dr. Harry Glassman, in June 1985. He is a Beverly Hills plastic surgeon. They remained as husband and wife for more than 20 years. In 2006, the couple got divorced.
Despite getting married twice, Victoria Principal has no children. Her love life is not as perfect as her career is.
Victoria has the height of 5 feet 6 inches and her weight is around 56 kg.
Victoria Principal' Net Worth and Charity Works
The 69 years' old Victoria Principal' net worth is reported to be around $250 million with an annual income of $12 million.
In 2014, Vicky donated around $100 thousand to the Malibu Ballot initiative Measure R. Before that, she also donated around $200 thousand for a cleanup program in the Gulf Region. As for her salary, she used to receive $35k per week while appearing the famed TV show, Dallas back in 1978.