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Karen Valentine Birthday Highlights

Birth Name
Karen Valentine
Place Of Birth
California, USA
76 years old
Birth Date
May 25 1947

Karen Valentine Facts

Child Star?
Education & Qualifications
Net Worth
Current Partner
Gary Verna
Lou Valentine , Angie Valentine

About Karen Valentine 

Karen Valentine is an American actress.

Karen Valentine was born on May 25, 1947, in California. She was born on a chicken farm in Sebastopol.

As Karen is American by birth, her native language is English. However, she is also fluent in Spanish, German, and French. Lou Valentine and Angie Valentine are Karen's parents. Her grandfather changed the name of Valentine's family before she was born. Apart from the film industry, she is also a successful TV actress. She began her career as 'The Resident Dream Girl' in the show 'The Dream Girl of 1967.' She is also a popular TV actress. Gene Reynolds, the 'Room 222' director, discovered her and helped her career move forward. Karen has won an Emmy award and Golden Globe award for her extraordinary performance. In 1965 she was a regular panelist on the popular game show 'The Hollywood Squares,' where she was opposite hosts like Peter Marshall. Later, in 1975 Valentine featured in 'Karen,' her TV series. She was seen in starring roles and title roles. She also never complained about any actors and co-starred with them comfortably. Scroll down to know more about Karen Valentine, her net worth, family life, and hobbies, among other things.

Karen Valentine's Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Karen Valentine's net worth?

 The net worth of the American actress named Karen Valentine is $5 million as of 2022. Most of her net worth is gained from her profession as an actress.

How much does Karen Valentine earn per year?

The yearly earnings of Karen Valentine are under review.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Karen Valentine?

Karen Valentine is 5 ft 2 in (157 cm) tall.

How old is Karen Valentine?

Karen Valentine is 75 years old as of 2022.

Childhood And Education

Karen Valentine was born in an American state named California. All his family life details are concealed, so not much information is available regarding her personal life and educational credentials. When she was a teenager, Karen was very interested in pageantry. At the age of 16, there was nothing to stop her from competing in Miss Teenage America. Karen Valentine was representing California in the Miss Teenage America pageant. Although she did not win the pageantry, her beauty and elegance attracted a lot of attention.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

 Who is Karen Valentine's partner?

Karen Valentine was married twice in her life. She was first married to Carl MacLaughlin in 1969. But they soon separated and ended up divorcing in 1973. Again she was married to music composer Gary Verna in 1977, and they have been together ever since.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Karen Valentine was representing California in the Miss Teenage America pageant. Karen, a TV actress, is famous for her role as Alice Johnson ( naive, idealistic teacher) in the ABC series 'Room 222' ( 1969-1974). 'The Hollywood Squares' was a popular game show that Karen was a regular panelist in 1965. She replaced BeverlyAdams from the weekday broadcast of Wink Martindale and Dick Stewart. In 1969, with Lloyd Hines, and Denise Nicholas, Valentine got her breakthrough as a naive teacher in the ABC TV series 'Room 222.' Valentine has appeared in multiple episodes of the TV series 'Starsky and Hutch,' Walt Disney's 'Wonderful World of Color,' 'Fantasy Island,' 'She's the Sherriff,' 'The Twilight Zone,' 'Murder,' 'She Wrote,' 'The Untouchables,' and 'Cybil.' Karen performed as Karen Angelo in the series 'Karen' in 1975. Karen Valentine mainly had recurring roles on the TV series 'The Love Boat,' 'Love,' 'Chief of Detectives,' and 'American Style.' She has also starred in the movies 'Lollipop,' 'Hot Lead,' 'Cold Feet,' 'Murder at the World Series,' and 'Hill's Angels.'

What awards has Karen Valentine won?

She won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress. Karen was nominated twice for an Emmy and once for a golden globe.

Karen won Emmy-Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a supporting role in Comedy in 1970.

She was nominated for Emmy-Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in Comedy in 1971.

Karen was nominated for Golden Globe-Actress in a supporting role- Television Series and an Emmy in 1971.

Other Interesting Karen Valentine Facts And Trivia

  • When she was a teenager, Karen was the Apple Blossom Queen, Sebastopol.
  • Karen has also worked as a switchboard operator, model, and waitress before becoming a TV actress.
  •  On Miss Teenage America, Karen was a contestant; when Ed Sullivan saw her talent, he called in and hired her.
  • Karen was found to be active until 2004. Her latest gig is believed to be a film called 'Wedding Daze.' Some believe she retired after that and is spending quality time with her family.
  • Karen was in high demand during the '70s and '80s. Some of her pilots who couldn't make it to television include 'A Girl's Life,' and 'Adam's House,' which were shot in 1983.
  • Karen says her role in 'Room 222' is still her most cherished character.

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