Ally Sheedy Net Worth

Ally Sheedy Net Worth is
$6 Million

Ally Sheedy Biography

Ally Sheedy comes with an estimated net worthy of of $4 million. She actually is an American stage and film celebrity. Sheedy has received many awards on her behalf work, like the LA Film Critics Association Awards, Independent Spirit Award, the National Culture of Film Critics’ Awards and MTV Film Awards. Sheedy was created in NEW YORK and provides two sister Meghan, siblings and brother Patrick. She is popular for doing brilliant careers as an celebrity in movies such as War High Art, Video games and Short Circuit. She also received a crucial acclaim for High Artwork. In 1983 she made an appearance in her first feature film known as “Bad Males”. She attended the Columbia Grammar and Preparatory College in NEW YORK. She began dance with the American Ballet Theatre when she was just 6 years previous. Elmo’s Fire”, “Maid to Order”, “The Breakfast Golf club” and some others. However, Ally quit dancing later for performing, because her preferences transformed. She also wrote a children’s reserve at age 12 and it became a best-seller. In 1981, Sheedy made an appearance in the tv screen series “Hill Road Blues”. Her feature film debut was in “Poor Boys” that was released in 1983. Sean Penn

Known for movies

Quick Facts

Full NameAlly Sheedy
Net Worth$6 Million
Date Of BirthJune 13, 1962
Height1.65 m
ProfessionAuthor, Actor
EducationColumbia Grammar & Preparatory School, University of Southern California
SpouseDavid Lansbury
ChildrenRebecca Lansbury
ParentsJohn J. Sheedy, Jr., Charlotte Baum
SiblingsPatrick Sheedy, Meghan Sheedy
AwardsMTV Movie Silver Bucket of Excellence Award, Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead, National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actress, Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Actress
NominationsSaturn Award for Best Actress, Gotham Independent Film Award for Best Ensemble Performance, Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series
MoviesThe Breakfast Club, WarGames, St. Elmo's Fire, High Art, Short Circuit, Bad Boys, Maid to Order, Only the Lonely, Home Alone 2: Lost in New York, Blue City, Life During Wartime, Oxford Blues, Twice in a Lifetime, Macon County Jail, Betsy's Wedding, Happy Here and Now, Citizen Jane, Sugar Town, Heart of Dixie, Man's Best Friend, The Autumn Heart, Welcome to the Rileys, Day Zero, Client Seduction, The Junior Defenders, The Pickle, I'll Take You There, Short Circuit 2, Country Justice, A Good Night to Die, Buried Alive II, The Interrogation of Michael Crowe, Our Guys: Outrage at Glen Ridge, Shooting Livien, Deadly Lessons, Just a Dream, Shelter Island, Ten Stories Tall, Sins of Our Youth, Chantilly Lace, No Money Down, The Fury Within, Advice from a Caterpillar, The Veteran, Fugly!, Fear, Little Sister, Steam, Harold, Amnesia, The Day the Loving Stopped

Interesting Facts

1 Her second book, titled "Yesterday I Saw the Sun", is a collection of her poems written from childhood to adulthood. It was published in 1991.
2 She is of Irish descent on her father's side, and of Ashkenazi Jewish descent on her mother's side.
3 Owns a rescued, bluish-gray male greyhound, appropriately named "Sky".
4 Niece-in-law of Angela Lansbury and Bruce Lansbury.
5 Is a vegetarian.
6 Sister of Patrick Sheedy and Meghan Sheedy.
7 Was considered for the role of "Sarah Connor" in The Terminator (1984). The part eventually went to Linda Hamilton.
8 She has played rape victims twice, first in her film debut Bad Boys (1983) and again in Macon County Jail (1997). Later, she played a detective investigating a rape in Our Guys: Outrage at Glen Ridge (1999).
9 1975: Appeared on TV game show To Tell the Truth (1969) as author of "She Was Nice To Mice" (as Alexandra Sheedy) at age 13.
10 Studied drama at the University of Southern California, where one of her classmates was Michele Greene.
11 Ex-daughter-in-law of Edgar Lansbury.
12 Was a bridesmaid at Demi Moore's and Bruce Willis' wedding.
13 3/15/94: Daughter Rebecca Elizabeth born.
14 Became pregnant while filming Talia Shire's One Night Stand (1995).
15 Wrote a best selling novel at the the tender age of 12.
16 Danced with the American Ballet Theatre from about the time she was six and was rapidly pursuing a career, but when puberty caused her breasts to fill out and all the starvation diets caused her an eating disorder, she gave up dance and pursued acting full-time.
17 Was one of the nine original members of the 1980s "brat pack", along with Judd Nelson, Mare Winningham, Anthony Michael Hall, Demi Moore, Rob Lowe, Molly Ringwald, Emilio Estevez and Andrew McCarthy.
18 Went to Columbia Grammar and Preparatory School in New York City with Lauren-Marie Taylor, who starred in Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981). They are still friends today.
19 Was the first cisgender female to play the transgender rock star Hedwig in the stage musical "Hedwig and the Angry Inch".
20 The addiction treatment Sheedy received was for sleeping pills. This helped her choose to participate in the film High Art (1998), in which she played a once- famous photographer who had also descended into drug addiction.
21 Turned down the Kelly McGillis role in Top Gun (1986).
22 Auditioned for the Molly Ringwald role in Sixteen Candles (1984).
23 Turned down the lead role in Wild Orchid (1989).
24 Her mother is Charlotte Sheedy, a prominent New York literary agent.
25 Treated for addiction to prescription medication.
26 Is the eldest of three children born to an advertising executive dad and a literary agent mom.
27 Auditioned for the movie A League of Their Own (1992) but didn't get the role because she couldn't play baseball well enough.

Net Worth & Salary

Maid to Order (1987) $500,000


1 (On Blue City (1986)) Michelle Manning and I had been close friends. And she was so excited about the chance to direct that my feeling was it would be really great to work with someone I really liked and help contribute to their first big project. I was very naive, I guess, because I kept hoping it would turn out OK, that somehow all the stuff that was missing would miraculously appear when they edited it all together. I guess that's not the way it works, so I was disappointed.
2 I don't get hassled on the street. People do come up to me and say they enjoy my movies and it's a really good feeling. One day I was in the supermarket and this little girl came up and said, "Are you Ally? Oh God, I love The Breakfast Club (1985) so much.' It made me feel so good."
3 When something major happens to you, you have to adapt yourself to it, but I've always been the same inside. When I was a little girl, I was the way I am now and in the future I'll still be the same. Outside circumstances change and you have to develop different skills, but it's all fun in its own way. I don't keep money in the center of focus. I know that I have enough to support myself for a little while, so I can wait and do things I want to do.
4 [inteview with Alissa Quart, 1998] I had to leave [Hollywood]. The roles I wanted weren't there.
5 All I care about for Christmas and 2003 is health and happiness for my daughter.
6 I am really close to my parents. My mother and my father do not live together. We children spend half of the week at one house and half of the week at the other house. We have been living as we do for six years. I get along well with my brother Patrick Sheedy, who is ten, and my sister Meghan Sheedy, who is thirteen. We have an iguana and rabbit as pets.
7 I started writing because I used to tell stories to the children who lived nearby and when I was six I started writing them down. I write poetry and plays, too, and writing is important to me. It is important for me to express my feelings and thoughts. If I'm feeling angry or wonderful or upset or happy I just write it out and reread the feelings over and over again. When I'm depressed I read something I wrote when I was happy and I can feel a great lift in my spirits. I love writing!
8 It's so unfair. The term "Brat Pack" is so condescending.


All Ally Sheedy pictures

Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2005 Silver Bucket of Excellence Award MTV Movie Awards The Breakfast Club (1985) Anthony Michael Hall

Judd Nelson

Molly Ringwald
1999 Independent Spirit Award Independent Spirit Awards Best Female Lead High Art (1998)
1999 NSFC Award National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA Best Actress High Art (1998)
1998 LAFCA Award Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards Best Actress High Art (1998)

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2010 Gotham Independent Film Award Gotham Awards Best Ensemble Performance Life During Wartime (2009) Shirley Henderson

Ciarán Hinds

Allison Janney

Michael Lerner

Chris Marquette

Rich Pecci

Charlotte Rampling

Paul Reubens

Dylan Riley Snyder

Renée Taylor

Michael Kenneth Williams
2003 Gemini Gemini Awards Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series The Interrogation of Michael Crowe (2002)
1999 CFCA Award Chicago Film Critics Association Awards Best Actress High Art (1998)
1999 Chlotrudis Award Chlotrudis Awards Best Actress High Art (1998)
1994 Saturn Award Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA Best Actress Man's Best Friend (1993)
1991 Saturn Award Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA Best Actress Fear (1990)
1991 Razzie Award Razzie Awards Worst Supporting Actress Betsy's Wedding (1990)
1990 Razzie Award Razzie Awards Worst Actress Heart of Dixie (1989)
1987 Razzie Award Razzie Awards Worst Actress Blue City (1986)
1984 Saturn Award Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA Best Actress WarGames (1983)
1984 Young Artist Award Young Artist Awards Best Young Motion Picture Actress in a Feature Film WarGames (1983)

2nd Place Awards

2nd place awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1998 BSFC Award Boston Society of Film Critics Awards Best Actress High Art (1998)



High Art 1998 Lucy Berliner
Macon County Jail 1997 Susan Reed
The Definite Maybe 1997 Joanne
Buried Alive II 1997 TV Movie Laura Riskin
Amnesia 1997 Martha Keller
Country Justice 1996 TV Movie Angie Baker
Hijacked: Flight 285 1996 TV Movie Deni Patton
The Outer Limits 1996 TV Series Carter Jones
The Tin Soldier 1995 TV Movie Billy's Mom
One Night Stand 1995 Mickey Sanderson
The Haunting of Seacliff Inn 1994 TV Movie Susan Enright
Parallel Lives 1994 TV Movie Louise
Red Shoe Diaries 4: Auto Erotica 1994 Video Karen (segment "The Fling")
Ultimate Betrayal 1994 TV Movie Adult Mary Rodgers
Man's Best Friend 1993 Lori Tanner
Chantilly Lace 1993 TV Movie Elizabeth
The Hidden Room 1993 TV Series Julia
The Pickle 1993 Molly-Girl / Ally Sheedy
Lethal Exposure 1993 TV Movie Chris Cassidy
Tattle Tale 1992 TV Movie Laura Perot
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York 1992 NY Ticket Agent
Red Shoe Diaries 1992 TV Series Karen
Only the Lonely 1991 Theresa Luna
The Lost Capone 1990 TV Movie Kathleen Hart
Fear 1990 Cayce Bridges
Betsy's Wedding 1990 Connie Hopper
Heart of Dixie 1989 Maggie DeLoach
Short Circuit 2 1988 Stephanie Speck (voice, uncredited)
Maid to Order 1987 Jessie Montgomery
We Are the Children 1987 TV Movie
Short Circuit 1986 Stephanie Speck
Blue City 1986 Annie Rayford
Twice in a Lifetime 1985 Helen
St. Elmo's Fire 1985 Leslie Hunter
The Breakfast Club 1985 Allison Reynolds
John Parr: St. Elmo's Fire (Man in Motion) 1985 Video short Leslie Hunter
Oxford Blues 1984 Rona
WarGames 1983 Jennifer
Bad Boys 1983 J. C. Walenski
Deadly Lessons 1983 TV Movie Marita Armstrong
Hill Street Blues 1983 TV Series Kristen
St. Elsewhere 1982 TV Series Diane
Chicago Story 1982 TV Series
Strike Force 1982 TV Series Delores
Splendor in the Grass 1981 TV Movie Hazel
The Day the Loving Stopped 1981 TV Movie Debbie Danner
Homeroom 1981 TV Short Karen Chase
The Violation of Sarah McDavid 1981 TV Movie Tracy Barnes
The Best Little Girl in the World 1981 TV Movie 1st Girl
CBS Afternoon Playhouse 1981 TV Series Cathy
X-Men: Apocalypse 2016 Scott's Teacher
Little Sister 2016/I Joani Lunsford
Motive 2015 TV Series Stephanie Carson
Fugly! 2014 Stoddard
Not With My Daughter 2014 TV Movie Melissa Eco
Sins of Our Youth 2014 Vicki
Psych 2009-2013 TV Series Mr. Yang
Full Circle 2013 TV Series Celeste Fontaine
Ten Stories Tall 2010 Jackie
Welcome to the Rileys 2010 Harriet
Citizen Jane 2009 TV Movie Jane Alexander
Life During Wartime 2009 Helen
Perestroika 2009/I Helen
Kyle XY 2008-2009 TV Series Sarah
Harold 2008 Maureen Clemens
Steam 2007 Laurie
The Junior Defenders 2007 Jill Fields
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation 2007 TV Series Shannon Turner
Day Zero 2007 Dr. Reynolds
The Veteran 2006 TV Movie Sara Reid
Shooting Livien 2005 Brea Epling
Noise 2004 Charlotte Bancroft
Life on the Line 2003 TV Movie
Shelter Island 2003 Louise 'Lou' Delamere
A Good Night to Die 2003 Marie
The Dead Zone 2003 TV Series Kate Moore
The Interrogation of Michael Crowe 2002 TV Movie Cheryl Crowe
Happy Here and Now 2002 Lois
Once and Again 2002 TV Series Miriam Rose Miller
Just a Dream 2002 Maureen Sturbuck
Strange Frequency 2001 TV Series Lee Bonner
The Warden 2001 TV Movie Helen Hewitt
Oz 2001 TV Series Lisa Logan
Advice from a Caterpillar 1999 Jan
I'll Take You There 1999 Bernice
Our Guys: Outrage at Glen Ridge 1999 TV Movie Det. Kelly Brooks
The Autumn Heart 1999 Deborah
Sugar Town 1999 Liz
Myth America 1998
The Fury Within 1998 TV Movie Joanna Hanlon


Cover Girl Culture: Awakening the Media Generation 2008 Documentary associate producer


Psych 2013 TV Series performer - 1 episode


Charades 1998 special thanks


A Tribute to Maureen O'Hara 2016 Video documentary short Herself
Today 2016 TV Series Herself - Guest
Entertainment Tonight 1987-2015 TV Series Herself
Chronica shel mashber 2011 Documentary
The 82nd Annual Academy Awards 2010 TV Special Herself - John Hughes Tribute
Don't You Forget About Me 2009 Video documentary Herself
Chelsea Lately 2009 TV Series Herself - Guest
Sincerely Yours 2008 Video documentary Herself
Indie Sex: Teens 2007 TV Movie documentary Herself
Downtown Film Fest 2006 TV Movie Herself
50 Best Chick Flicks 2006 TV Movie documentary Host
2005 MTV Movie Awards 2005 TV Special Herself - Award Recipient
Searching for Debra Winger 2002 Documentary Herself
Walking After Midnight 1999 TV Series
The Rosie O'Donnell Show 1999 TV Series Herself - Guest
Intimate Portrait 1999 TV Series documentary Herself
Celebrity Profile 1998 TV Series documentary Herself
Highball 1997 Herself
John & Leeza from Hollywood 1993 TV Series Herself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 1993 TV Series Herself - Guest
The Howard Stern Show 1991 TV Series Herself - Guest
Showbiz Today 1991 TV Series Herself
The Arsenio Hall Show 1989-1990 TV Series Herself - Guest
The 46th Annual Golden Globe Awards 1989 TV Special Herself
She's Having a Baby 1988 Herself (uncredited)
The 45th Annual Golden Globe Awards 1988 TV Special Herself - Presenter
Funny, You Don't Look 200: A Constitutional Vaudeville 1987 TV Movie documentary Herself
Late Night with David Letterman 1987 TV Series Herself
Happy 100th Birthday, Hollywood 1987 TV Special documentary Herself
Hour Magazine 1985-1986 TV Series Herself
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 1983-1986 TV Series Herself
The 58th Annual Academy Awards 1986 TV Special Herself - Presenter: Best Documentary Short
The Mike Douglas Show 1977 TV Series Herself - Author

Archive Footage

Entertainment Tonight 2015 TV Series Herself
Biography 2007 TV Series documentary Herself
100 Greatest Teen Stars 2006 TV Mini-Series Herself

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