Shaun Cassidy – Bio, Children, Spouse or Wife, Net Worth and Family

Shaun Cassidy was a chart-topping singer with his hit albums from the 1970s to the 1980s. He also gained more popularity from the television show The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries

He subsequently became a popular face in Broadway productions before becoming a full-time producer credited with works such as American Gothic, Roar, Cover Me: Based on the Real Life of an FBI Family, Blue Bloods, Invasion and Hysteria.

Shaun Cassidy- Bio

The multi-talented man was born on September 27, 1958 with the full birth name Shaun Paul Cassidy. While not much has been revealed about Shaun’s educational background, what is known is that his interest in music dates back to his school days when he signed with the popular Warner Bros Records Inc. under Mike Curb. In 1976 he released his first album in Europe and Australia. The album features a string of hits and also went multi-platinum. The song “Da Doo Ron Ron” charted at #1 in the US and received a Grammy Award nomination for Shaun in the Best New Artist category. As his fame spread, Shaun Cassidy began starring in a TV sitcom created for him called The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteriesalongside Parker Stevenson. He then released another successful album entitled Boen Late, but over time the teenage fame he had earned began to wear off.

Shaun Cassidy turned to stage acting between 1980 and 1990, appearing in Broadway productions, most of which premiered at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles. He is also known for reaping a Dramalogue Award for Diary of a Hunger Strike by Mark Sheridan. Shaun’s last appearance on a stage was in Blood Brothers which also starred David Cassidy.

After a successful acting career, Shaun Cassidy began writing and producing TV series such as American Gothic, Roar, Cover Me, Invasion, Ruby & the Rockits, Emerald City, Blue Blood Cells. He is currently working on the sitcom New Amsterdam

His family – children, spouse or wife

Shaun Cassidy definitely got his passion for entertainment from his parents as his father Jack Cassidy was a superb actor, singer and showman in his day – known for many acclaimed performances. His mother Shirley Jones was also passionate about showbiz and began singing at the age of 6 before moving on to films where she made her name. However, as in his father’s first marriage, his parents divorced in May 1975 after they had three sons.

From his birth mother, Shaun has two brothers named Patrick Cassidy and Jack Cassidy who are also into entertainment. His stepmother, Evelyn Ward, is the mother of his half-brother, David Cassidy, a well-known Hollywood actor whom they lost in November 2017. Shaun and David were very close and it was a huge blow for him to lose his eldest brother. He even took to Twitter to write a heartfelt farewell message to the amazing ’70s star.

Like his father, the singer-turned-actor-producer-turned-actor has had his fair share of failed marriages. Shaun Cassidy has been married in 2 failed marriages but is currently enjoying a blissful one.

Shaun’s first marriage was to a model named AnnPennington in 1979 and they had 2 children named Caitlin and Jake Cassidy before their divorce in 1993. His next marriage was to actress Susan Diol whom he married in 1995 and they had a daughter named Julie their split in 2003.

In 2004, Shaun Cassidy found love again with Tracey Lynne Turner, who is also a producer like him. The two have 4 children together named Caleb, Roan, Lila and Mairin.

Wealth (income and earnings)

The music star and actor, famous for his stage acts, is now doing very well as a producer. Since Shaun Cassidy dabbled in production after retiring from acting, he has been associated with numerous works such as American Gothic, which landed him a deal with multi-million dollar company Universal Pictures. His work in series like Roar, Cold Case, Invasion, and Blue Blood has also been widely recognized. All of this has brought Shaun Cassidy’s net worth to the well-deserved $20 million.

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