Shelley Long is an American actress and comedian. She is known for her role as Diane Chambers in Cheers for which she received five Emmy Award nominations and won Outstanding Lead Actress in 1983 and Golden Globe Awards in 1983 and 1984. She nominated for her role in film Irreconcilable Differences in 1984.
Shelly Lee Long was born on 23rd August 1949 in Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States. She belongs to white ethnicity and her birth sign is Virgo.
Talking about Shelly Long's family, she is the daughter of Ivadine and Lealand Long. Her father worked in the rubber industry later became a teacher and mother was a school teacher.
She graduated from South Side High School in Fort Wayne. Later she joined Northwestern University, she dropped from college and pursue her career in acting and modeling.
Shelly Long had been married two times in her life and had a daughter. She first married Ken Solomon. They lived together for some years and ended their relationship with a divorce.
Later she married to securities broker Bruce Tyson in 16th October 1981. The couple welcomed their first child daughter Juliana Long Tyson on 27th March 1985. Juliana is also an actress.
Furthermore, she was pregnant with a child and she had a miscarriage in 1989. Shelley and her husband lived for more than two decades together. But their relation was separated in 2003 and their divorce was finalized in 2004.
As of August 2019, Shelley Long has an estimated net worth of around $10 million ( as per Celebrity Net Worth). Celebrity like Kurt Iswarienko and Tasha McCauley has earned equal net worth as Shelly Long.
Her major source of income is gathered from her career as an actor in Hollywood and television industry for more than 4 decades.
Shelley debuted from the television series Sorting It out in 1975 to 1978 for which she won regional Emmy Awards for three times. Later she appeared in various roles in different television series.
Her other notable work was as Diane Chambers in television series Cheers for which she was nominated for various awards including two Golden Globe Awards for Best Supporting Actress and Best Actress in 1983 and 1984 and Emmy Primetime Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series.
Furthermore she also appeared in various movies including Irreconcilable Differences for which she was nominated for Golden Globe Award for Best Actress-Motion Picture Musical or Comedy in 1984.
Shelley Long is an American actress and comedian.
Shelley Long stands 5 feet 7 inches or 168 in cm.
Shelley Long has an estimated net worth of around $10 million.